Splendours of New Guinea - 9 days/8 nights

Splendours of New Guinea - 9 days/8 nights

New Guinea, the last great land mass to remain unexplored, still remains a place of great wonder and mystery. Exotic animals, extraordinary art and flamboyant warriors await the curious traveller. THe tour begins in the Tari Valley, home of the colourful Huli, a race right of passage for young men is to grow their own human hair wigs. In the forest surrounding the valley awaits a plethora of thirteen species of the Birds of Paradise and a whole host of unique orchid species. From there the wonderous journey continues to the Sepik Region and Karawari Lodge - an area that was still a restricted area in the 1960's. Discover the river life on the Karawari River and spectacular primitive art as well as an incredible array of parrots and orchids. From the Sepik Region and back to the Highlands to explore the world of the Melpa people. Exploration continues in this area where no white foot had ever trodden until the 1930's.

PRICES

2009 - USD3,600.00 per person - twin share basis

2010 - USD3,939.00 per person - twin share basis.

In addition to this land cost Air must be added, this includes International, Domestic and Charter Air.


Tour details

  • 3,600.00 per Trip
  • Available Saturdays
  • Duration: 9 Day(s)
  • From 1 to 16 people
  • Starts at Traveler's Location

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