Kununurra Helicopter Tour Including Bungle Bungle with Picnic
Enjoy a 5-hour scenic air-tour with a landing at the airstrip. See the Bungle Bungle before enjoying light-refreshments. Visit a secret spring in the ranges en-route for a delicious picnic and relaxing swim. Learn about the Ord Irrigation Scheme and view the varied crops in the Ord River Valley. Fly through the ranges and gorge country and delight in a short hike to waterholes along the Ord River and Bow river. This small-group tour includes entrance fees to the National Park, light refreshments, Headsets to hear the guide clearly, hotel pickup and drop-off.
View the beautiful setting of the town of Kununurra, nestled under Mirima National Park and curled around the bend of the Ord and Lake Kununurra. Learn about the Ord Irrigation Scheme and view the varied crops in the Ord River Valley. Fly past Carlton Ridge (Sleeping Buddha), through Carlton Gorge, over the Carr Boyd Range and the upper reaches of the Mighty Ord. Marvel at engineering feat of the Ord Top Dam, the Ord Hydro Scheme and view the full expanse of Lake Argyle, flying along the western shore.
Fly through the ranges and gorge country and follow waterholes along the Ord River and Bow river. Spot cattle, donkeys and horses on vast cattle stations, not to mention the crocodiles in Lake Argyle! Experience the ancient Bungle Bungle Range, in Purnululu National Park.View the entire massif including the beehive shaped domes, deep gorges and striking rifts. Discover the Argyle Diamond Mine, Ragged Range and Osmand Range from above. Capture images of spectacular waterfalls after the rain around February and March.
Note, a good level of mobility is required for the short hike to the waterhole.