With four fantastic ships, across two unique regions of Australia, choose the style of cruising you desire. Enjoy friendly & personalised service onboard, while enjoying specially crafted cruising itineraries.
There's now more choice than ever when it comes to cruising the stunning Kimberley coast. APT offers three expeditions ships, each with a unique style of cruising to suit every traveller. Explore hidden gorges, breathtaking waterfalls, glittering coastal lagoons and rare Aboriginal rock art. Your ship’s expedition team will share their knowledge and enthusiasm of the region.
Three Expedition Ships to Choose From
- APT in partnership with Noble Caledonia owns the exclusive expedition ship, the MS Caledonian Sky. Read more here.
- Explore the highlights of the Kimberley coast from European-influenced surrounds aboard the stylish small ship, L'Austral. Read more here.
- Refurbished in 2016, the boutique-sized Coral Discoverer expedition ship offers a more intimate journey. Read more here.
Zodiac Shore Excursions
Get closer to the action on the water and remote parts of the Kimberley coastline on fully equipped Zodiac vessels. The fleet of up to 12 Zodiacs on L'Austral and MS Caledonian Sky offer an exhilarating ride over the waterways of the Kimberley.
The Coral Discoverer's Xplorer vessel offers a shaded canopy for travelling long distances. A unique hydraulic platform safely lowers into the ocean below, offering an easy way of entering the water. The Coral Discoverer also features two Zodiacs.
No matter which ship you choose, an incredible experience is guaranteed. Sumptuous meals and shore excursions are included across all ships. On the Caledonian Sky and L’Austral a selection of wine, beer, spirits and and soft drinks are served at your discretion. On the Coral Discoverer, beer, wine and soft drink are included with lunch and dinner.
Unique Cruising & 4WD Itineraries
Kimberley cruises can be combined with 4WD adventures in the Kimberley. Enjoy your small group 4WD tour first and then unpack, relax and cruise in style whilst travelling with the same group of like-minded people. With uncompromising itineraries, exquisite dining options, and a host of exciting excursions, lay back, relax and enjoy an unforgettable journey.
Great Barrier Reef Cruising
APT is pleased to offer our travellers the opportunity to cruise the Great Barrier Reef aboard the Coral Expeditions II. Read more here.
Australian Geographic Cruises
In 2018 APT is excited to partner with Australian Geographic for a special Kimberley Coast Cruise. Be joined by an Australian Geographic host throughout your journey, and discover the fascinating coastline between Darwin and Broome.
Broome to Darwin 6 September 2018 - Trip Code: GKCS11