Your family holiday to your family in Papua New Guinea. Travel back in time from SPACE-AGE to STONE-AGE. A Million Different Journeys In Just One Journey.Welcome to PAPUA NEW GUINEA (PNG). We are located in the Pacific.Our folks travelled from stone-age to space-age in the space of a lifetime, and these two worlds co-exist even today.We have many tags including ‘The Last Frontier’, ‘The Land of the Unexpected’, ‘The Pearl of the Pacific’, The Bird-watchers’ Paradise, Divers’ Paradise, and many others. Plants and animals species on our vast rugged lands are still waiting to be discovered, including places and even people. We offer A MILLION DIFFERENT JOURNEYS IN JUST ONE JOURNEY. Our natural beauty and cultural diversity are second to none.Come and see for yourself to prove it.Explore and experience PNG in our 5 packages.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Kokopo War Museum, Rabaul, East New Britain, Islands RegionProgramPart 1 Welcome - 9:30am1a. Varboar/GuaEnactment of a traditional warrior.1.b VarlapangPresentation of basket containing buai, daka kambang and Tabu (traditional shell money).Wearing laplapTraditional/Natural perfume (Kabi nut) 1.c LabarWhip Dance - a welcome gesture1.d VarvaliuRoyal welcome to be given at the entrance, upon arrival. Tourists will be carried on wooden thrones.Royal welcome procession preceded by Kanavo - a traditional warrior dance - people dancing in front leading themRoyal welcome procession preceded by Pinpidik - a traditional dance of celebration and joy - people dancing in front leading themPart 2 Adoption and Orientation/Briefing - 9:45am2.a AdoptionTourists will be traditionally adopted to clans using shell money. (Vamaitada)2.b Orientation/BriefingBriefing about cultures, program, products, expeditions, etcPart 3 - Jungle Trekking - 10:00am3a. NatureJungle Trekking (Tropical rainforest)Natural Features/Hot-spots,Flora and Founa (Wildlife observation)Bird-watchingWater falls, Streams/Creeks/River3b. CultureTraditional hunting methods (Traps etc)Traditional fishing methodsTraditional farming methodsTraditional houses3c. AdventureMountain-climbingCave ExplorationRiver ExpeditionSwimmingFishing Diving Sight-seeing Rafting3d. HistorySignificant Historical SitesCavePart 4 Lunch/Picnic - 12:00 noon Local foods, delicious traditional cooking methods and cuisinesAigirPipiaiTuntuanPinaparaKuPunupurKomoiKukulubaiKaka GumuKukuauOthersPart 5 - River Expedition 1:00am5a. NatureJungle Trekking (Tropical rainforest)Natural Features/Hot-spots,Flora and Founa (Wildlife observation)Bird-watchingWater falls, Streams/Creeks/River5b. CultureTraditional hunting methods (Traps etc)Traditional fishing methodsTraditional farming methodsTraditional houses5c. AdventureMountain-climbingCave ExplorationRiver ExpeditionSwimmingFishing Diving Sight-seeing Rafting5d. HistorySignificant Historical SitesCavePart 6 - Cultural Entertainment - 2:00pmAfter the adventure in nature, wind down with our cultureCultural entertainment– traditional dancesCultural acquaintance - customs and traditions including traditional ceremonies like death, marriage, initiation, adoption, black power secrets, types of sorceries, hunting methods, farming methods, economic activities (copra/cocoa harvesting etc), bush medicines traditional stories (legends / history), arts and crafts, and many more.Part 7 - Farewell and Souvenirs – 3:00pmFarewell song (Choir) and presentation of souvenirsEnd – 3:30pmDuration: 8 hours