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Address: King Sound Via Derby, Talbot Bay, Western Australia 6728, Australia
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Located deep within Talbot Bay in the Buccaneer Archipelago are the...

Located deep within Talbot Bay in the Buccaneer Archipelago are the Horizontal Waterfalls. Massive tidal movements create a waterfall effect as water banks up against one side of the narrow cliff passage, to be repeated again on the turning tide. The twin gaps are part of the McLarty Ranges, which have two ridges running parallel approximately 300 metres apart. The first and most seaward gap is about 20 metres wide and the second, most spectacular, gap is about 10 metres wide. The falls can only be reached by boat or plane

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Our trip to Horizontal Falls today was absolutely fantastic everything was great my only minor complaint would be we were rushed through with our lunch, all the staff involved... read more

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The view from above is second to none. It was a small plane and as comfortable as you could be, but you didnt pay attention to that whilst looking down at the pristine view of clear blue, acqua water amongst sandy mountains.

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The Horizontal Falls and the Buccaneer Archipelago is a spectacular part of the country and a must see. Please be sure to leave a review for the tour operator. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Our trip to Horizontal Falls today was absolutely fantastic everything was great my only minor complaint would be we were rushed through with our lunch, all the staff involved were great Thankyou. Jan

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The Horizontal falls and the Buccaneer Archipelago are an amazing place, some you really need to experience yourself. Please leave a review for the Horizontal Falls Seaplane Adventures. More 

Busselton, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Very professional crew, efficient and helpful. We had an amazing day with a road trip to Cape Leveque followed by a flight to the floating hotel, several high speed runs through the Horizontal falls and a flight back to Broome. Highly recommend this tour to everyone.

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Cape Leveque, the Horizontal falls and the Buccaneer Archipelago are an amazing place, something you really need to experience yourself. Please leave a review for the Horizontal Falls Seaplane Adventures for the tour operator. More 

Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed this trip immensely and glad I did it. Along with the fellow travellers, all had a relaxing flight and enjoyable tour of the top end falls. great stuff, would do it again.

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The Horizontal falls and the Buccaneer Archipelago are an amazing place, some you really need to experience yourself. Please leave a review for the Horizontal Falls Seaplane Adventures. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Adrian = awesome. Our trip was fantastic. Our guide / host was very knowledgeable with a great manner and sense of humour. The falls, the land and seascapes are breath taking. We recommend this experience, just do it!

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The Horizontal falls and the Buccaneer Archipelago are an amazing place, some you really need to experience yourself. Please leave a review for the Horizontal Falls Seaplane Adventures. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great way to spend a day in the Kimberley - professional courteous staff fly, navigate and drive you through and over some of Australia's best country. Well worth the money - but check the tides to make sure the falls are pumping! The falls themselves were a bit disappointing but that was only a reflection of the neap tides... More 

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The Horizontal falls and the Buccaneer Archipelago are an amazing place, something you really need to experience yourself. Please leave a review for the Horizontal Falls Seaplane Adventures. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After several trips to Broome, we finally got to go to this area and see the Horizontal Falls. I really enjoyed the whole experience - I really recommend going.

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he Horizontal falls and the Buccaneer Archipelago are an amazing place. Please leave a review for the Horizontal Falls Seaplane Adventures. More 

Castle Hill, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Half Day tour in a Seaplane from Broome to a Pontoon next to the Falls. After a hot breakfast, and feeding the local sharks from a viewing area, took a speed boat through the Falls. What an exciting experience. Then travelled up through a creek which was shelter during Cyclone Tracy. Back to the Pontoon and Seaplane return to Broome.... More 

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The "Horizontal Falls" and the "Buccaneer Archipelago" are an amazing bucket list item. Please be sure to leave a review on the "Horizontal Falls Seaplane Adventures " tripadvisor page. More 

Wollombi, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great tour, you get 3 rides on the speed boats, and the flight in is quite amazing. But DONT do the optional helicopter ride. We only saw the falls briefly as the pilot flew by, hardly passing. You actually get to see the falls better on the sea plane coming in (the pilot fly past on both... More 

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Derby_Vis_Cen, Manager at Horizontal Falls, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of the Horizontal Falls. There are spectacular and the scenery getting there and back is also amazing. I hope you have also left a review on the Trip Advisor Page of the operator as well - so that they can address your response regarding the helicopter flight Once again thank you for your comments More 

Sans Souci, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't miss doing this tour. If your budget doesn't allow don't feed the kids. Still no good, don't feed the wife. You cut down on the beer and YES you can afford it. The plane ride is truly beautiful. The falls and the boat ride through them are fantastic. We did the full day tour from Broome. In hindsight I... More 

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The Buccaneer Archipelago and "The Horizontal Falls", Talbot Bay is a truly spectacular place, with many options to see these areas available. Please leave a review for the Horizontal Falls Seaplane Adventures for this tour. More 

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