Top things to do

Top Choice National Park in Sogeri Road

Varirata National Park

Right after the small store at Laloki River Gorge is the turn-off to Varirata National Park which, at 1000 hectares and over 800m high, is the highlight of the Sogeri Rd. It's 8km from the turn-off and you'll find s…
Cemetery in Sogeri Road

Bomana War Cemetery

A turnoff near Fourteen Mile takes you to the large and carefully tended Bomana War Cemetery, where 4000 unknown PNG and Australian WWII soldiers are seeing out eternity, overlooked by a vast rain tree. American sol…
Gardens in Sogeri Road

National Orchid Gardens

Around Fourteen Mile, next door to the humdrum Adventure Park PNG (look out for the Ferris wheel) are the excellent National Orchid Gardens. Apart from getting up close and personal with numerous flowering orchids, …
Pacific in Sogeri Road

Phoenix Bar

Attached to the Bluff Inn Motel, the Phoenix Bar is the best place to stop for lunch.
Viewpoint in Sogeri Road

Hombrum Bluff Lookout

Some kilometres down the rough Kokoda Track road (barely navigable in a 2WD in the dry season only) is a turn-off left (west) back towards Port Moresby. This is the Hombrum Bluff road that runs along the top of the …
Hill in Sogeri Road

Laloki River Gorge

A few kilometres past the Bomana War Cemetery cemetery, the road winds up the impressive Laloki River gorge and you're soon more than 600m above sea level. There are several viewing points looking into the gorge and…
Monument in Sogeri Road

McDonald's Corner

On the rough Kokoda Track road you can drive past McDonald's Corner where there's a small memorial that marks the start of the Kokoda Track. It was here that Australian WWII soldiers disembarked their trucks and beg…