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WALKING IS ONLY PART OF THE ADVENTURE

WALK KIMBERLEY & BUNGLES

WESTERN AUSTRALIA

JOIN US FOR A GUIDED PACK FREE 6 DAY WALK

INCLUDED WOWS – SAVE 8 HOURS DRIVING WITH A SCENIC FLIGHT TO BUNGLES, OPTIONAL HELI-HIKING FLIGHT, BOUTIQUE ACCOMMODATION, WINES & FOOD + MORE!

SAVE UP TO $800 PER COUPLE OR $400 PER PERSON WITH OUR WINTER ESCAPE SPECIALS*. HURRY – BOOK YOUR TRIP TODAY AND SAVE. SALE ENDS 30 APRIL 2024!

SPECIAL KIMBERLEY FLIGHTS OFFER – FLY A FRIEND FOR FREE FROM DARWIN TO KUNUNURRA WITH NEXUS AIR. CONDITIONS APPLY. CLICK FOR DETAILS.

WALK SNAPSHOT

6 DAYS – 5 NIGHTS

PACK FREE GUIDED WALK – ONLY CARRY A DAY PACK

SCENIC FLIGHT INTO BUNGLES (SAVE 4 HRS DRIVE)

OPTIONAL HELI-HIKING FLIGHT & EXPERIENCE 

5 NIGHTS BOUTIQUE ACCOMMODATION

LOCALLY SOURCED MEALS & WINE INCLUDED

ECO FRIENDLY – ECO TOURISM ACCREDITED

DEPARTURE DATES

DEPARTURES FROM LATE MAY TO AUGUST 2024

PRICES FROM $4799 PP*

TOUR PRICES

Winter Escape savings of up to $800 per couple or $400 per person are available on all 2024 departures when you pay in full at time of booking. 

Hurry – Offer ends 30 April 2024!

Private group walks are available and require a minimum of 10-12 guests. You can choose a departure date subject to availability. See details and prices below.

MAY – AUGUST 2024 DATES
WINTER ESCAPE DEALS

Normal Price…………..…… $6199
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FIRST TIME PASSENGERS:
Winter Escape Special…… $5899
SAVE $300 per person
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TRAVELLED WITH
LIFE’S AN ADVENTURE BEFORE:
Winter Escape Special…… $5799
SAVE $400 per person
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Winter Escape Special prices available on specific departures when you book and pay in full at time of booking. Limited spots available – offer ends 31 March 2024! See departure dates tab for specific dates. Normal Price requires $300 deposit only, with final payments due 8 weeks prior. Past passengers $100 extra saving also available on normal priced fares. Based on twin share – see details about Single Supplement and upgrade extras. See full ticket conditions below under Discount information.

PRIVATE GROUPS
10 – 12 participants

Departure date of your choice

PRICES
Prices are equal to Past Travellers’ discount rates.

Departure date of your choice is subject to availability. A minimum group size of 10 required. Prices are equal to Past Travellers’ discounted rates. Additional Past Traveller’s’ discount not available for groups. Based on twin share – see details about Single Supplement and upgrade extras.

The following extras can be purchased with your tour:
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OPTIONAL HELI-HIKING EXPERIENCE
For those choosing to do the optional Heli-Hiking experience to explore the upper reaches of Piccaninny Gorge, add the upgrade of $1100 per person to your booking. Please note this experience requires a minimum of 2 guests.
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SOLO TRAVELLERS
WILLING TO SHARE
If you are a solo traveller willing to share a room, we will attempt to match you with another solo traveller of the same gender. If we can’t find you a match of the same gender by around 8 weeks prior to the tour, you will be charged the single supplement cost.

SOLO TRAVELLERS
WANTING THEIR OWN ROOM
For those wanting to guarantee their own room, a single supplement cost will be charged at the time of booking. Limited single places available per tour. Subject to availability at time of booking.

SINGLE SUPPLEMENT: $1970
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TRAVEL INSURANCE
We strongly advise our clients travelling within Australia to take out Travel Insurance. We have partnered with Cover-More to provide travel insurance to our guests. To get a quote or purchase travel insurance directly with them CLICK HERE

FLEXIWALK – CAN CANCEL FOR ANY REASON

Our FlexiWalk is a new optional Add-On that allows guests to cancel their tour last minute and not be penalised. Exclusively designed by Life’s An Adventure, this product gives our guests certainty in a time of uncertainty. 

Click here for full conditions on our FLEXIWALK Option.

DISCOUNT INFORMATION

PAST PASSENGER DISCOUNT

Those who have travelled with Life’s An Adventure previously, receive a past passenger discount of $100. This discount will automatically be deducted from future bookings when you book online using the same email address used for past bookings.

EARLY BIRD & SPOT SPECIAL CANCELLATIONS

Refunds or cancellations are not permitted for Earlybird Deals or Spot Specials, however, transfers to another date are permitted 8 weeks or more prior to departure. We advise taking out travel insurance, in case unexpected circumstances prior to the trip, prevent you from joining this tour. Early bird or Spot Special discounts cannot be used in conjunction with another offer. To receive these special discounts, full payment must be made at the time of initial booking. Flexiwalk Add-On option not available on these tickets.

TRAVEL INSURANCE

We strongly advise our clients travelling within Australia to take out Travel Insurance. We have partnered with Cover-More to provide travel insurance to our guests. To get a quote or purchase travel insurance directly with them CLICK HERE.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Prices are per person in Australian dollars and include GST.
  • A deposit of $300 per person is required to secure your booking. (unless taking advantage of Earlybird or Spot Specials in which full payment is required at time of booking).
  • Note: If you are booking within 90 days of your departure date – we will require full payment at the time of booking
  • Prices are based on twin share of rooms. If you are travelling solo you may be required to share with someone of the same gender. If this is not suitable you can request to pay a single supplement, however, limited single rooms are available per trip so are on a request basis.
  • NO Credit card fees apply.
  • Payments must be made online via our NAB (National Australia Bank) secure payment page via credit card (Visa or Mastercard) or over the phone.
  • We advise taking our Travel Insurance to cover items such as cancellation of tour due to minimum numbers not met, or adverse weather conditions, injury, evacuation, delayed flights, illness, etc.

CREDIT FOR CANCELLED ACTIVITIES

If a tour activity has been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances a credit for this missed activity can be applied to any future bookings. Click here.

BOOKING TERMS & CONDITIONS

Before you book please read our Booking Terms and Conditions. Click here.

CHECK OUT THE WOW-MAZINGS YOU'LL EXPERIENCE

Walk the Kimberley on this sensational guided Pack-Free walk. This 6-day innovative walk is like no other tour and has been designed to provide a remote wilderness walking experience in the Kimberley region, including the spectacular beehive domes of the Bungles.

Enjoy a scenic flight into the Bungle Bungles in Purnululu National Park, a World Heritage Site and one of the most striking wonders of Western Australia with a rich indigenous culture spanning over 20,000 years. By taking to the skies, you’ll not only save 4 hours of driving but also gain seeing the Kimberley in all it’s glory from up above!

Then head to El Questro, located in the East Kimberley, showcasing an outstanding diversity of landscapes from rugged sandstone ranges to rainforest pockets, stunning gorges, and palm-fringed waterholes. This will be a journey you will remember forever with so many unforgettable moments included!

When you walk with Life’s An Adventure you can be sure that our aim is to deliver a tour beyond your expectations. When comparing other tours in this region be sure you check that you don’t you have to carry your own gear and that your accommodation is not a long distance from where you are walking. We believe our tours deliver exceptional value for money, with all the creature comforts you are after.

Trek the Kimberley Explorer for 7 days with Life’s an Adventure and enjoy a Pack Free walk with your overnight bags transported for you, leaving you free to walk with as little as water and a camera.

This is an all-inclusive tour with no hidden extras:

    • Scenic flight into The Bungles in Purnululu National Park (saving 4 hours driving)
    • Fabulous Kimberley walking experience
    • 1 night at Kimberley Grand Hotel
    • 2 nights in Deluxe Cabins in the Bungle Bungle Savannah Lodge with Swimming Pool
    • 2 nights accommodation at Emma Gorge Resort
    • Optional Bungles Heli-Hiking experience to walk in the remote Picaninny Gorge
    • 5 x superb restaurant dinners
    • 5 x buffet breakfasts
    • 6 x lunches
    • Transfers to/from Kununurra
    • National Park Fees
    • Fresh fruit and trail mix to enjoy during your walk
    • Professionally guided – Our CEO’s – Chief Experience Officers who are passionate, well trained and enthusiastic with the ability to bring to life a depth of information

Please not accommodation on this walk does vary depending on the walk tour departure dates. Please ask us for details and the date you’d like to walk.

SUGGESTED PRE-TOUR ACCOMMODATION:

Kimberley Grande Hotel

Today is an arrival day.

Fly into Kununurra (own expense) with the rest of your day at leisure.

Why not visit the local indigenous gallery or diamond shops that sell the rare Argyle Pink Diamonds.

A good suggestion is to head out to the local Hoochery Gin Distillery for lunch and tastings. Taxis can be called to take you out there.

Tonight join one of your guides for a welcome dinner in the Kimberley Grande Hotel Restaurant at 7.00pm served with wine to chat about the adventure ahead.

This morning we are up early to fly directly down to explore the Bungle Bungles (flight included in the tour).

We will depart Kununurra for a stunning flight taking in views of Argyle, the Carr Boyd Ranges, and the Bungles on a small plane to Purnululu National Park. The luxury of us flying saves us around 4 hours of rugged road travel and allows us to enjoy a smooth, scenic flight to one of Australia’s World Heritage Sites.

The Bungle Bungle Range is an intricate maze of beehive-shaped peaks, narrow gorges lined with majestic Livistonia fan palms and soaring cliffs with seasonal waterfalls and rock pools.

After lunch, we enjoy an afternoon walk into the Bungle Bungles exploring the Southern Region of Purnululu National Park. Our walk takes us past banded domes towering majestically around you. We head to stunning Cathedral Gorge a spectacular natural amphitheatre with a pool reflecting the soaring sandstone beehives guarding the entrance.

This afternoon we arrive at our accommodation at the Bungle Bungle Savanannah Lodge where we stay in modern cabins with ensuites. Enjoy time to cool off with a refreshing swim in the pool or relax on the outdoor deck and enjoy pre-dinner drinks (own expense). 

Tonight join the group for a wonderful hearty dinner and chat about the day’s adventures.

TRAIL NOTES:

10 kms. Grade: Medium. Rocky creek bed requiring a good level of fitness and agility. Walking poles suggested.

ITINERARY:

This morning we are up early to have breakfast. Today you have the choice of two Bungles experiences. See pricing page for Tour options.

Whip Snake Gorge walk hike

Our guides will take the group on a 10km walk to pretty Whip Snake Gorge. Follow the Piccanniny Creek sculptured dry track through the striped bungles formations until we reach Whip Snake Gorge, a narrow gorge filled with ferns which end in a rock pool.

OPTIONAL: Heli-Hiking Experience

We join our helicopter and fly over the Bungle Bungles and lands in the heart of the Bungles. This area of the gorge is set deep inside the Bungle Domes and normally takes 3 days round trip to access.

With our journey our helicopter drops us at the mouth of the gorge, allowing us the day to explore the best of this enormous gorge that spreads into five fingers as it cuts through the Bungle Bungle Range.

Your guide will lead the hike into the gorge and tell you about the area’s cultural significance to the indigneous people and it’s unique history. After our walk, we fly back by helicopter and transfer to our accommodation in the Bungles. Enjoy a swim and a relaxing dinner with your new found friends.

Afterwards, both groups return to the Bungles Savannah Lodge for a swim before enjoying our evening meal served with Australian wine.

TRAIL NOTES: 

6.4kms. Grade: Medium. rocky underfoot requiring a good level of fitness and agility. Walking poles suggested.

ITINERARY: 

This morning we enjoy an early morning start and head to the Northern Region of the Bungles for our morning walk.

Our walking tour today takes us to Echidna Gorge and Mini Palms Gorge. We start with a walk into Echidna Gorge a spectacular 200m gorge with varying hues. The Gorge takes its name from echidna found nearby.

We head along a dry pebbly creek bed to the entrance of the chasm, passing Livistonia palms that grow along the banks. We head through the impressive chasm taking in the dramatic views of the sheer cliff walls.

We then head to Mini Palms Gorge over sand and spinifex along the base of the main range. This walk features soaring cliffs, dramatic palms and a natural amphitheatre and cave. A gentle breeze in the cave comes from the hidden opening of an inaccessible gorge upstream. The magnificent contrasts of the red cliffs and green palms make for a dramatic view.

After lunch, we drive to El Questro in the eastern Kimberley. Enjoy the comfort of a modern garden or river view bungalows with ensuites.

Enjoy pre-dinner drinks and live entertainment in the outdoor bar (own expense) before joining the group in the Verandah Restaurant for dinner, taking in views of the Pentecost River.

TRAIL NOTES:

Walk 1: 9.6km 5 hrs. Walk 2: 2.6km, 2.5hrs.

ITINERARY:

Enjoy early morning breakfast at the beautiful Verandah Restaurant.

Today we will walk to beautiful Champagne Springs named after the thermal springs that can be found at the end of this walk. This walk features sheer cliffs on the western and northern side that rise up to 375m and are mostly made up of ancient sandstone. At the end of the walk enjoy a dip in the beautiful freshwater pools surrounded by lush vegetation. Afterwards, we return to El Questro for a delicious lunch.

In the afternoon, relax at El Questro Station, or join a later afternoon walk to El Questro Gorge. This trail passes along a gorge flanked by sheer cliffs lush tropical vegetation and crystal clear pools.

Under the rainforest canopy, a diverse ecosystem thrives and the surrounding cliff faces are up to 1800 million years old and known as King Leopold sandstone. When we reach the end, cool off in the pretty waterhole before tracing our steps. Notes: Walks in this region, will depend on the conditions and may be adjusted to suit.

Tonight enjoy dinner in the Steakhouse Verandah Restaurant enjoying fine dining featuring local produce such as barramundi and succulent beef.

TRAIL NOTES: 

Emma Gorge Walk: 3.5kms. Terrain: Rocky creek bed requiring good level of fitness & agility. Walking poles suggested. Enjoy a challenging, partially shaded, one hour walk. Moderately difficult with some rugged creek crossings.

ITINERARY: 

This morning enjoy an early breakfast and head to Emma Gorge for the last of our walking trails.

Emma Gorge forms part of the Cockburn Ranges. This scenic trail takes us through a gorge characterised by cliff face escarpments reaching up to 120 metres high on both sides of the trail.

See the ever-changing vegetation as you make your way along the gorge until you reach the crystal clear pools and a 65-metre waterfall. Enjoy a refreshing swim in the pools to cool off before heading back.

After lunch, our journey takes us back to Kununurra, where our walking holidays concludes at approximately 1.00pm – 2.00pm.

Please note as airlines can change departure times, we will adjust the start time on day 6 to ensure guests can meet flights departing at 2.00pm or 3.00pm. We are able to drop guests directly at the airport to catch outgoing flights.

SAVE UP TO $800 PER COUPLE OR $400 PER PERSON WITH OUR WINTER ESCAPE SPECIALS*. HURRY – BOOK YOUR TRIP TODAY AND SAVE. SALE ENDS 30 APRIL 2024!

SPECIAL KIMBERLEY FLIGHTS OFFER – FLY A FRIEND FOR FREE FROM DARWIN TO KUNUNURRA WITH NEXUS AIR. CONDITIONS APPLY. CLICK FOR DETAILS.

WHAT MAKES US ‘WOW-MAZING’ DIFFERENT? TAKE A LOOK.

LIFE’S AN ADVENTURE GIVES YOU PACK FREE GUIDED WALKING TOURS WITH OUR UNIQUE WOW-MAZING INCLUSIONS LIKE...

... WILDERNESS CRUISES TO REMOTE LOCATIONS - CHOPPER FLIGHTS OVER STUNNING SCENERY - LOCALLY SOURCED WINES - FLEXIBLE FITNESS WALKING OPTIONS - FABULOUS BOUTIQUE ACCOMMODATION - SURPRISE & DELIGHT EXPERIENCES + MORE

BOOK AND WALK WITH CONFIDENCE.

PERSONALISED TOURS

Our tours are curated to be personal and intimate with a maximum group size of 12 – 16 guests. However, if you’d like to have a bigger group, contact us for more details.

CEO GUIDES

Our guides are CEOs – Chief Experience Officers – and their passion is to give you a world-class walk. We pride ourselves on employing a talented team of passionate CEOs who all have a passion for their tour. They’re committed to your safety and have a genuine desire to provide an enriching, immersive and wow-mazing walking experience.

21 TOURISM AWARDS

We don’t mean to boast but it is awesome to be recognised for having tours that people love walking on. We’ve won 21 Tourism Awards of Excellence including the Qantas Australian Tourism Award for Australia’s Best Adventure Company. Awards are great, but our biggest accolade which we value even more, is that our clients come back and travel with us time and time again.

GENUINE ALL-INCLUSIVE

Our walking tours are all genuinely all-inclusive – so once you pay for your tour there are no hidden extras. During your evening meals, you won’t need to put your hand in your pocket to pay for wine as it’s included in the price of the tour and if you tour has a stunning scenic chopper flight or eco wildlife cruise – it’s 100% part of your tour package. What’s more – there are No Credit Cards fees.

FLEXIWALK

Our FlexiWalk is a new optional Add-On that allows guests to cancel their tour last minute and not be penalised. Exclusively designed by Life’s An Adventure, this product gives our guests certainty in a time of uncertainty. 

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