Papua New Guinea (PNG) is the land of the unexpected with a million different journeys waiting for travellers to discover.

Considered as one of the last great frontiers, Papua New Guinea is a destination for travellers and adventures rather than tourists offering 5 star experiences rather than 5 star luxury. PNG provides once in a lifetime experiences that are guaranteed to provide the WOW factor at your next dinner party.

With new cruising options making travel to PNG easier and more affordable for all tourists, there has never been a better time to visit.

Famous with Australians for the WWII Kokoda trek, Papua New Guinea is renowned as one of the hottest places for soft adventure and culture in the world with world class trekking, diving, surfing, fishing, bird watching and cruising on offer. No matter what the experience every PNG journey is intertwined with a genuine unique cultural experience.

Lying just south of the equator, 160km north of Australia, Papua New Guinea is part of a great arc of mountains stretching from Asia, through Indonesia and into the South Pacific. With a vibrant and colourful Papua New Guinea culture, more than 600 islands and 800 indigenous languages, PNG is made up of 4 regions with 20 provinces.u2028u2028Papua New Guinea is full of interesting attractions, magnificent natural scenery, and diverse cultural heritage. Spend your Papua New Guinea holiday trekking remote jungle tracks, cruising the mighty Sepik river, surfing the waves of New Ireland, fishing around the fjords of Tufi, birdwatching our world-famous birds of paradise in the Highlands, or diving amongst the coral reef coastline. Click here to see a map of Papua New Guinea.

As Australia's closest neighbour PNG is quick and easy to reach with daily services from Cairns (1.5 hrs), Brisbane (3hrs) and two services per week from Sydney (4hrs). Major airline carries flying to PNG include Air Niugini, Qantas, Virgin and Airlines PNG.

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