Visit remote villages with unique cultures and
beliefs, where the way of life has remained
relatively unchanged for thousands of years.
All excursions are on a group basis
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Fly from Singapore to Mount Hagen via Port
Moresby, then drive through the highlands to
Rondon Ridge. Take an afternoon guided nature
walk and birdwatching. Stay 3 nights at Rondon
Ridge. (L, D)
Discover the traditions and customs of the Melpa
people of the Wahgi Valley. (B, L, D)
Fly to Karawari and stay at the Karawari Lodge
for 3 nights. Visit the Kundiman village for a sagomaking
demonstration. (B, L, D)
Journey along the Karawari river to visit small
riverside villages, and see carved totems, drums
and woodcarvings. Look out for plentiful birdlife
along the way. (B, L, D)
Fly to Tari and transfer to the Ambua Lodge
for 2 nights. During your stay you will meet the
colourful and proud Huli people who live in the
nearby Tari valley. (B, L, D)
Explore the surrounding jungle and discover
the area’s numerous orchid species, with the
chance to spot some of the 13 species of birds of
paradise found here. (B, L, D)
Fly from Tari airport via Port Moresby to Madang.
Stay at the Malolo Plantation Lodge for 2 nights.
(B, L, D)
Drive along the scenic north coast, stopping en
route at villages to learn about herbal medicine
and local traditional cooking. Afternoon visit to
roadside markets, the Coastwatchers Memorial
Lighthouse and the Madang Cultural Museum.
(B, L, D)
Fly to Port Moresby and stay 1 night at the
Airways Hotel. (B)
Transfer to the airport and fly home via
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
This type of tour is best suited to the
hardier traveller as it will typically include some
quite basic accommodation, possibly longer and
rougher road journeys and, in some cases, more
strenuous activities, such as trekking.
For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards, to discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary,
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The 4-star Airways Hotel is located outside of Port Moresby city centre and just 2 minutes drive from the airport. Each of the rooms and suites has modern decor and amenities. Facilities include three restaurants, a bar and a fitness...
Located at almost 7,000 feet above sea level, among the Dome Peaks near Tari, Ambua Lodge is a comfortable 3-star property. The accommodation is in 40 round houses, set amongst landscaped gardens and built almost exclusively from natural materials; each has 180 degree picture windows and en suite bathrooms. Facilities include a restaurant, bar and...
The remote Karawari Lodge is only accessible via its private airstrip or the Karawari river. Accommodation is in 10 separate cottages containing two rooms, each built out of local bush materials and inspired by traditional architecture. Each cottage has two private twin rooms, each with modern en suite bathrooms and a communal veranda. The dining and lounge areas, the bar and a vast collection of Sepik artefacts are housed in Karawari's main lodge building, designed and built in the form of a traditional 'haus tambaran' or spirit house.
Features: 20 rooms, restaurant, bar, gift shop.
Room amenities: Mosquito-netted beds, ceiling fans, hot & cold...
Malolo Plantation Lodge takes its name from the Tok Pisin word 'malolo', which directly translated means 'rest'. The lodge has a serene location surround by jungle a 45-minute drive north of Madang town on a good sealed road. The main lodge building with its restaurant, bar, comfortable lounge area and a fresh water swimming pool is set amidst extensive lawns and palm trees, with a tranquil private beach just a short walk away.
Features: 14 rooms, restaurant, bar, lounge, swimming pool.
Room amenities: Air conditioning, balcony, en suite...
Rondon Ridge is situated in the highlands of Mt Hagen, 7,100 feet above sea level. Surrounded by rainforest, the lodge is in the ideal location for bird spotting. Each of the 12 rooms feature a small seating area. Facilities include a lounge/bar...
Regional air connections are available from within the UK. Please contact your travel consultant for current prices from your nearest city.
We can also arrange flights from overseas, simply give us a call to find out more.
If you choose to take the tour without flights arranged through Cox & Kings, please contact one of our travel consultants prior to booking the flights to ensure that you are aware of the tour timings and all the implications of not booking through us. We strongly advise you not to book flights independently of Cox & Kings if significant charges would apply in case of cancellation.
Flight details may be subject to change prior to departure.
This tour can be booked / reserved online by clicking on one of the coloured links below.
PNG2017: 11 Nights