Papua New Guinea

Exotic. Vibrant. Beguiling.

For Papua New Guinea, we recommend traveling with a small group of like-minded fellow travelers on a perfectly crafted trip with expert leadership. We have everything ready to go, dates set and routing secure, all you need to do is contact us!


Synonymous with adventure and home to the world’s most exotic tribes, Papua New Guinea is a land as colorful and astonishing as its fabled bird of paradise. An intriguing jumble of people coexist with complex tribal liaisons and 850 mutually unintelligible tongues. They practice their cultural celebrations and ancient agricultural practices amid rugged mountains, thundering waterfalls, dazzling reef systems and an abundance of exotic birds and beasts.

Papua New Guinea’s isolated tribal settlements were some of the last to be “discovered,” coming into contact with the outside world for the first time as late as the 1930s. During this time, the tribes were living in thriving Stone Age agricultural communities and believed that they were the only people on earth. Though some things have changed in the past eighty years, many have not

This trip features either the Tumbuna Sing-Sing in May or the Mt. Hagen Sing-Sing in August, in which hundreds of tribes assemble for a spirited, colorful celebration and competition of dancing, music and costumes. Enjoy a fabulous two-night stay in a jungle lodge on the banks of the remote Karawari Region, home to traditional tribes. The remote coastal areas of Tufi are home to even more distinct tribal cultures. This journey is an anthropological tour de force without parallel—join us. 

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