Papua New Guinea’s Mount Hagen Cultural Show 2019

Aug 16-26, 2019
The Discoverer is a 11 day/10 night program, providing a unique opportunity to discover the culture and ecosystems of the world's second largest island New Guinea. Papua New Guinea is a veritable smorgasbord of color, culture and excitement. The highlight of the Discoverer program is attendance at the famous Mount Hagen Cultural Show, a world famous cultural gathering of many of the opulently decorated cultural groups of this incredibly diverse land. From lowland tropical rainforests to alpine forests and grasslands, Papua New Guinea possesses a huge variety of rugged landscapes, exotic ecosystems and pre-technological cultures.

Fri 16 Aug
Arrive in Port Moresby. Transfer to your hotel.  Overnight Airways Hotel

Sat 17 Aug
Fly with Air Niugini to Mt Hagen. Full Day Mt Hagen Show. The tour culminates with the Mount Hagen Cultural Show. The Hagen Show brings together sing-sing groups from throughout Papua New Guinea, with the variety of cultures and groups represented in turn reflecting the diversity of Papua New Guinea's landscapes.

Overnight Highlander Hotel

Sun 18 Aug
Full Day Mt Hagen Show. Overnight Highlander Hotel

Mon 19 Aug
Charter flight to Karawari. Afternoon Tour. Overnight Karawari Lodge

Tue 20 Aug
Full Day Tour. Overnight Karawari Lodge

Wed 21 Aug
Charter flight to Lake Murray. Afternoon Tour. Overnight Lake Murray Lodge

Thu 22 Aug
Full Day Tour.  Overnight Lake Murray Lodge

Fri 23 Aug
Charter flight to Tari. Afternoon Tour. Overnight Ambua Lodge

Sat 24 Aug
Full Day Tour. Overnight Ambua Lodge

Sun 25 Aug
Fly with Air Niugini to Port Moresby.  Overnight Airways Hotel

Mon 26 Aug
Connect to international flight out.

Escorted Land Cost: $6998.00 per person (twin share).
$8351.00 single except twin share at the Rondon Ridge.

Unescorted Land Cost: $5550.00 per person (twin share).
$6903.00 single except twin share at the Rondon Ridge.

Additional Charter Flights:
US$2100.00 per person. 

Special Note Regarding Charters:
Maximum baggage allowance is 10kg per person and a maximum of 5kg carry on baggage per person.Large, hard sided suitcases are not permitted on charter aircraft.  Extra luggage can be stored at our Port Moresby office free of charge.

The Escorted Program Land Cost Includes:
Accommodation, airport transfers and tours on a seat in a bus basis, meals from dinner on Aug 16 to breakfast on Aug 26, services of a professional tour guide throughout, local guides, gratuities and show gate fees.  The unescorted program will not include a tour leader or any gratuities. A minimum of 8 participants are required for the Escorted Program. Less than 8 will be escorted by Local guides in each location.

Land Cost Does Not Include:
Domestic and international flights, visa fees and services of a personal nature such as beverage, laundry charges, gratuities, phone and fax bills etc.

Important Note:
You are only to book and ticket the domestic Air Niugini flights together with your international flights. We will book the Air Charter flights.

Please inquire about current pricing for 2019 and necessary flight to book.