Broome was founded in 1883 as a pearling port and named after the Governor of Western Australia at the time, Sir Frederick Broome. The capital of the Kimberley, this laid-back town is the place to escape civilization.
Broome has a rich history which includes Aboriginal culture, World War II bombings and pearl luggers. You can experience the above along with the towns Chinese and Japanese heritage led by experienced guides on a variety of Broome tours.
Not only the pearling capital, Broome wows it’s visitors with beautiful beaches contrasted with amazing red landscapes. This relaxed but adventurous town is surrounded by tropical oceans where you can enjoy unique sunsets and tropical oceans. You can visit the famous Cable Beach with it’s contrasting white sand and red rocks. There’s never a shortage of things to do in Broome.
This beautiful coastal town is definitely not short on attractions. From camel rides along Cable Beach or exploring Chinatown, to learning about Broome’s pearling history and the rich Indigenous culture. You’re sure to find something to make your trip memorable.
Broome is the gateway to the Kimberley offering tours from Broome as well as Broome to Broome tours; if you’d like to enjoy the local area. Many tourists visit during the dry season (May to October), however some prefer to visit during the wet season when it’s quieter (November to April). Although it’s good to know that some tours are not available during the wet season.
Some of the Broome Tours you can experience include:
Staircase to the Moon: A not to be missed experience while in Broome. Witness the natural phenomenon cause by the full moon rising over a low tide at Roebuck Bay. The reflection creates a spectacular optical illusion of a stairway to the moon.
Broome Day Tours: Relax in the safety and air-conditioned comfort of a modern 4WD led by an experienced guide.
Windjana & Tunnel Creek: Enjoy this one-day tour full with Aboriginal culture which includes the Boab Prison Tree and a picnic lunch
Best of Broome Tours: Enjoy a half day tour which includes sightseeing, Chinatown history, Gantheaume, Cable Beach and more.
Cape Leveque: Tour Cygnet Bay Pearl Farm and experience Beagle Bay Aboriginal community. This day tour also includes lunch at the Cygnet Bay restaurant where you can enjoy amazing panoramic views of the pearl farm.
Half Day Cruise Ship Broome: See amazing sightseeing opportunities such as World War II bombing site, a Japanese cemetery, Cable beach and Gantheaume Point. Enjoy the history of Chinatown and learn the Pearling stories of Broome.
Whether you are looking for a half day tour or a full day experience, there is a tour to suit every holiday. Each tour will give you plenty of photo opportunities with an abundance of amazing sights to enjoy.
A Broome tour will give you the opportunity to learn about the history of Broome, the diverse culture and the town’s pearling heritage. Enjoy the spectacular landscapes, beaches and sunsets. There’s no shortage of culture to experience while in Broome. Broome offers a unique experience that you will never forget.
InStyle Adventures is family owned and operated. Having lived in the area for many years we offer one of Australia’s most experienced guides. You will enjoy luxury 4WD tours and experience some of the finest accommodation the region has to offer. To book your next adventure contact us on 1300 714 750.