The Spectacular Mount Hagen Show, Goroka and Madang

# Group Tour

The Spectacular Mount Hagen Show, Goroka and Madang

11 Days from $6,128 per adult.
11 Days
Group Tour
Culture and Archaeology

For those with limited time looking for a well-paced trip encompassing the cultural highlights of Papua New Guinea (PNG), this 11-day, locally-led group tour ticks all the right boxes. The itinerary begins with the spectacular Mount Hagen show (sing-sing), the most famous in PNG, which brings together more than 70 uniquely different cultural groups, each with its own individual costumes, music and dance routines. Next we travel to Goroka to immerse ourselves in the local culture, including the intriguing mud men, skeleton dancers and ghost dancers: fantastic spectacles you will never forget. Finally comes the Pacific coastal resort of Madang for more relaxation and, best of all, snorkeling and diving the colourful coral reefs. The trip is further enhanced by some of PNG’s best accommodation options so your comfort will not be compromised. All told, this is a special group tour at an affordable price which will appeal to anyone with a fascination for PNG and its diverse landscapes, nature and people.

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Itinerary

Price from $6,128 per adult. Based on sharing double / twin rooms

Day 1 - Singapore

Depart Singapore on Air Niugini flight to Port Moresby.

Includes In-flight Meals.

Day 2 - Mount Hagen

Arrive in Port Moresby. Meet with group and assisted with connection to Mount Hagen. Met and tfr to the hotel. Afternoon guided Nature walk.

Staying at Highlander Hotel. Includes Dinner.

Day 3 - Mount Hagen

After breakfast, transfer to Paiya Village for a mini cultural show. Enjoy a pre- Mount Hagen Show performance by the tribes.

Staying at Highlander Hote. Includes All Meals.

Day 4 - Mount Hagen

Full day at the Mount Hagen Show.

Staying at Highlander Hotel. Includes All Meals.

Day 5 - Mount Hagen

Full day at the Mount Hagen Show.

Staying at Highlander Hotel. Includes All Meals.

Day 6 - Goroka

After breakfast, transfer by road to Goroka. En route, visit Mindima Village for Oma Masalai performance.

Staying at Pacific Gardens Hotel. Includes Breakfast and Lunch.

Day 7 - Goroka

Morning visit to Asaro village for mudman performance and traditional "mumu" lunch. Afternoon tour of Goroka town to include local market and JK McCarthy museum.

Staying at Pacific Gardens Hotel. Includes Breakfast and Lunch.

Day 8 - Goroka

Morning hike to Mt Gurupoka for Ghost dance performance. Afternoon visit to Chimbu village to experience the local culture of the Chimbu tribe.

Staying at Pacific Gardens Hotel. Includes Breakfast.

Day 9 - Madang

After breakfast, transfer by road to Madang. En route, visit Yonki Hydro dam.

Staying at Madang Resort. Includes Breakfast and Lunch.

Day 10 - Madang

Morning harbour cruise including a visit to Siar Island and Pig Island. Afternoon visit to Amele villages including Hobe, Suyao and Haya. Enjoy a sing sing at Haya village.

Staying at Madang Resort. Includes Breakfast.

Day 11 - Depart Port Moresby

Tfr to the airport and catch Air Niugini flight to Port Moresby. Catch Air Niugini flight to Singapore.

Includes In-flight Meals.

Travel Info

Are International Flights Included?
Yes

Flight Info:
Return flights with Air Niugini from Singapore to Port Moresby are included. Please enquire for flight fares from London Heathrow.

Best Visited:
May to October

Area Specialist

Claire Pote

If you have any queries about this tour please feel free to call me directly on +44 (0)1803 866965 or...

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[Your Papua New Guinea representatives] were probably the most efficient and best organised company I have had dealings with. They were an absolute pleasure – everything worked perfectly.. .Overall an excellent holiday, very well organised and a fascinating place to visit. Most enjoyable. Thanks.

Mr P G — Surrey

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Pacific Gardens Hotel: -6.064770, 145.393450
Highlander Hotel: -5.863337, 144.224385
Madang Resort Hotel: -5.208234, 145.810305