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Address: King Sound Via Derby | Talbot Bay, Buccaneer Archipelago, Talbot Bay, Western Australia 6728, Australia
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+61 8 9192 1172
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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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Horizontal Falls is spectacular

This unique phenomena is hugely enhanced by a company that ticks all the boxes - professionalism, creativity , excitement , humour, and education. We could not have wished for... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Perth, Australia
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Camberwell, Australia
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8 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent 30 minutes in a Jet Boat, negotiating the Horizontal Falls, sheer exilliharation, close up encounter with the power of the tidal shift!!

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Derby_Visitor_Centre, Public Relations Manager at Horizontal Falls, responded to this review

Experiencing the Horizontal Falls in a Jet boat is fantastic, to see the power of the water out there is just amazing. Please leave a review for the operator at the Horizontal Falls Seaplane Adventures. More 

Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Understand you're paying for flight, boat trip, food & staff but think it is $300 overpriced. Scenery stunning, well organised but felt the young staff, although well trained, were a bit ''ocker' for such a advertised top class tour. Maybe I've travelled too well but can't say the trip blew us away - sorry.

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Derby_Visitor_Centre, Public Relations Manager at Horizontal Falls, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, that area is truly stunning and this is a fantastic way to see it in a day. Please be sure to leave a review for the operator at the Horizontal Falls Seaplane Adventures. More 

Perth, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This unique phenomena is hugely enhanced by a company that ticks all the boxes - professionalism, creativity , excitement , humour, and education. We could not have wished for more. Perfect. Well done Horizontal Falls AdventureTours .

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Derby_Visitor_Centre, Public Relations Manager at Horizontal Falls, responded to this review

The Horizontal Falls is a truly amazing place. Please be sure to leave a review for the Horizontal Falls Seaplane Adventure as well. More 

Broome, Australia
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

This company certainly know what they are doing...everyone did an exception job, from the time I booked through to the person dropping me off at the end of the day. The scenery was spectacular and there was so many highlights that it would be hard to mention them all..... I would highly recommend this tour.

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Derby_Visitor_Centre, Public Relations Manager at Horizontal Falls, responded to this review

The Horizontal falls and the Buccaneer Archipelago is a truly wonderful part of the world and is something you should put on your bucket list, whether you do a scenic flight, seaplane adventure, extended coastal cruise or a helicopter flight your options are extensive. Please be sure to leave a review of the Horizontal Falls Seaplane Adventures tripadvisor page. More 

Brisbane, Australia
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22 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We arose before sunrise to be greeted by our driver at Cable Beach Club at 5:20 am for our transfer to the aircraft. This Is a well oiled machine with every detail taken care of In a no fuss fashion. Our pilot gave us the safety briefing and we were on our way for one of the most memorable days... More 

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Derby_Visitor_Centre, Public Relations Manager at Horizontal Falls, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your tour to the Horizontal Falls, this is an amazing place and should be on everyone's bucket list. Please be sure to leave a review for the tour operator at Horizontal falls Seaplane Adventures tripadvisor page. More 

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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

An unforgettable and thrilling experience on a perfect blue sky day. Flew to Talbot Bay in a Sea plane, wonderful views, land on water at the base camp which is a floating boat, fish feeding, helicopter flight, and two trips out to the horizontal falls in the jet boats, went through the falls at speed, exciting plus thrilling, cruised the... More 

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Derby_Visitor_Centre, Public Relations Manager at Horizontal Falls, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your tour, the Kimberley is full of beautiful places and experiences. Please be sure to leave a review for the tour operator at Horizontal Falls Seaplane Adventures. More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

What a great day this was. Left Broome early in the morning, flew up in a Cessna Amphibian. Landed in Talbot Bay and they took us on a cruise up a gorge, while we waited for the tide to rise. Came back to the main boat/pontoon area and they fed us a lovely bacon and egg breaky, with coffee, tea... More 

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Derby_Visitor_Centre, Public Relations Manager at Horizontal Falls, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your trip out to the Horizontal Falls, it really is a beautiful place. Please be sure to leave a review for the Horizontal Falls Seaplane Adventures for the tour operator. More 

Melbourne, Australia
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4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Great trip. Lovely staff, helpful. Could an acknowledgement of honor to indigenous people of the area be included at beginning of trip.it would make such a difference. I want to recommend this trip to all my friends.

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Glad you enjoyed your trip to the Horizontal Falls. Please be sure to leave a review for the Horizontal Falls Seaplane Adventures, for the tour operator. More 

Greater Newcastle, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

This is an amazing adventure and one not to be missed if you are visiting this region. We did the full day trip and I would recommend it to everyone from our early morning pick up to our evening drop off the day was a great adventure. The tasty breakfast, spectacular views from the seaplane, swimming with sharks and adrenalin... More 

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Derby_Visitor_Centre, Public Relations Manager at Horizontal Falls, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, the Horizontal Falls and the Buccaneer Archipelago are a truly amazing place. Please be sure to leave a review for the "Horizontal Falls Seaplane Adventures" for the tour operator. More 

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Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Totally awesome trip loved ever minute of the tour. This was on my bucket list staff were outstanding. Went out of their way to make you happy awesome drivers, pilots. If this was the last dollar i'd had this is what I'd spend it. Helen shep

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Derby_Vis_Cen, Public Relations Manager at Horizontal Falls, responded to this review

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 Horizontal Falls Sea Plane Adventures tour operator. More 

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