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Prices are indicative. Based on twin share. The rate of exchange calculated is approximate and the final tour cost will be as on the final date of payment. Taxes are additional.

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Travelers should be in good health and comfortable walking or standing for extended periods of time. Daily activities may include walking tours, visits to sites, safari drives, and easy hikes; and some days will have more physical activities such as longer hikes, kayaking, snorkeling, or biking.

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Premium expeditions are led by a National Geographic expert, an expedition team, or top guides, and tap into National Geographic's worldwide resources to allow for in-depth exploration and special access to sites and experts in the field. Itineraries are fully planned, with some free time. Accommodations are high-end or best available. Ground transportation and most meals and activities are included in the trip price.

EXPEDITION OVERVIEW

In partnership with National Geographic Expeditions.Set sail for thewild and grandiose landscapes of Kimberley, following this exceptional PONANTitinerary.A one-night pre-cruise tour in Broome is included on this departure, for your comfort and serenity before your cruise.From Broome to Darwin, embark aboardLe Lapérousefor an11-dayexpedition cruisetoone of the last unspoiled regions on the planet.In one of the most picturesque parts of the region, theHunter River, you will see wild mangrove forests where saltwater crocodileslive along with many species of birds.The highpoint of this cruise will undoubtedly be the discovery of theKing George River and the majestic Twin Falls, the highest falls in Western Australia.You will also visit Collier Bay, where you will be able to admire the Montgomery Reef, home to vast expanses of lagoons and immense coral reefs.Le Lapérousewill take you alongone of the most spectacular coasts in the entire region.With their falls, abrupt gorges, savannah, calm waters and desolate mountain chains, the wild lands of Kimberley are the promise ofan exceptional adventure.We are privileged guests in these extreme lands where we are at the mercy of weather and tide conditions. Landings on certain sites and the observation of certain wildlife cannot be guaranteed. They vary from day to day, making each PONANT cruise a unique experience. The Captain and the Expedition Leader will make every effort to ensure that your experience is as rich as possible, whilst complying with the necessary safety rules and precautions.

Itinerary - 11 Days