This full day scenic safari provides both the sweeping views and close up detail of expansive and rugged landscapes that make the Kimberley famous. In addition we take you to the face of the world�s largest supplier of diamonds. Followed by a buffet lunch at the Argyle Diamond Mine you will learn about the technology and processes that are employed in diamond production.
|Vehicle||Fixed Wing Aircraft|
|Start||Kununurra @ 09.00 am|
|Finish||Kununurra @ 03.30 pm|
Combine the treasures of nature with the treasures of the earth in this fly/drive day tour.
From Kununurra, we fly to the Bungle Bungle Range, then to the Argyle Diamond Mine. We give you the best views of this ancient formation comprising of deep gorges and the well known 'beehive domes' in the 20 minutes we spend over the massif. This scenic flight also offers views over the majestic Lake Argyle and the bordering Carr Boyd Ranges, as well as views of Lake Kununurra, Ord Irrigation Area and Diversion Dam. Next you will fly over and into the Argyle Diamond Mine.
Enjoy a 3.5 hour (approximately) guided ground tour of the mine site. Your guided tour commences with a lunch at the staff village and a visit to the village store where souvenirs and Argyle diamonds may be purchased. We then drive through the processing plant and visit the diamond and local history gallery.
Finally, re-board your aeroplane and continue on the scenic flight home to Kununurra.
Flight in air-conditioned high quality aeroplanes - the newest planes and only air conditioned fleet in Kununurra
Courtesy transfer to and from our terminal within Kununurra
Entry and guided tour of Argyle Diamond Mine
Lunch provided at Argyle Diamond Mine
Cold bottled water, Ord Valley sandalwood scented refresher towels, and sweets
Personalised pilot commentary across PA system or personal headsets
Souvenir diamond gift