August Sepik, Enga & Mt. Hagen Cultural Show
SEPIK CROCODILE, ENGA Cultural show and Mt. Hagen cultural show
19 Days / 18 nights

Day 1- Wed -August - Meals- Dinner only
Upon arrival from PX international flight meet and assist for your PX domestic flight POM/Wewak. Overnight at Inwewak Boutique hotel.

Day 2- Thursday -August - Meals- BLD
After breakfast we transfer to Maprik passing through Kubalea and Yangarou areas to the Sepik River via Maprik/Wosera to Pagwi. Upon arrival at Pagwi you will then jump onto the waiting wooden motorised canoe up the Sepik River to Ambunti. Overnight at Ambunti

Day 3- Friday August -Meals- BLD
After early breakfast take a walk to the show ground to witness the Sepik Crocodile festival. Overnight at Ambunti.

Day 4- Saturday Meals- BLD
After early breakfast take a walk to the show ground to witness the Sepik Crocodile festival. Overnight at Ambunti

Day 5-Sunday- Meals- BLD
After breakfast tour down the river to the middle Sepik villages includes Palimbe village, hause tambran, Aibom and the Chambri lakes, If time permits on our way back we visit Kamananbit village for artifacts buying. Return and overnight at Kanganamun village.

Day 6- Monday-Meals- BLD
After breakfast transfer back to wewak. Overnight at Inwewak Boutique hotel.

Day 7- Tuesday Meals- BLD
After breakfast transfer hotel to the airport for your PX flight Wewak/Madang. Upon arrival meet and transfer to Jais Aben Resort. After lunch begin the tour of
Madang and the surrounds includes the Balek Widl life, Haus Tumbuna, and other visit nearby village for Madang traditional dance. Overnight at Jais Aben Resort

Day 8- Wed - Aug - Meals- BLD
After breakfast you will begin your road transfer to the Eastern Highlands Province. Overnight at Pacific Garden Hotel.

Day 9- Thursday - Aug- Meals- BLD
After breakfast begin the tour of Goroka and the surrounds includes the JK McCarthy museum, Goroka coffee, University of Goroka, Raun Raun theatre and then tour to Asaro valley for the mud man tour. At Komunive village you will then see the mud man performance and the mud man mask modeling. From Komunive you will head for the Westen Highlands Province via Simbu and the Jiwaka Provinces. You will be served with Pac lunch form your way to the Western Highlands Provinces. Overnight at Hotel Poroman.

Day 10- Friday- Aug - Meals- BLD
After breakfast you will be transferred to Wabag for the Enga Cultural show with some toe finest cultural performances. In the afternoon return to Hagen. Overnight at Hotel Poroman.

Day 11- Saturday - August - Meals- BLD
After breakfast you will be transferred to Wabag for the Enga Cultural show with some toe finest cultural performances. In the afternoon return to Hagen. Overnight at Hotel Poroman

Day 12- Sunday - August - Meals- BLD
After breakfast begin the tour of the Hagen area includes local market, villages and nearby coffee and tea plantations. Overnight at Hotel Poroman.

Day 13- Monday _ August - Meals- BLD
After breakfast transfer hotel to the airport for your CG flight Hagen/Tari. Upon arrival transfer to AJ Lodge and then after getting settled you will then driven to Lumuria village for yr Spirit dance. In the afternoon return and overnight at AJ Lodge.

Day 14- Tuesday - August -Meals- BLD
After early breakfast you will be transferred to Lakwanda lodge for the full day cultural activities includes, Huli wig man dance, Bachelors initiation, Girls initiation, wig making & wig maintenance, fortune teller, day spirit dance, and village study. Lunch will be served at Lakwanda. In the afternoon return and AJ Lodge.

Day 15- Wed- August _ meals-BLD
After breakfast you will be transferred to Hagen via Southern Highlands passing through Nipa, Mendi and the Ialibu area by bus back to Western Highlands stopping on the way on interesting sties for picturesque. Lunch will be served on the way.Overnight at Hotel.

Day 16- Thurs- Aug- Meals- BLD
After breakfast you will be transferred to Kumul Lodge for nature walk. After nature walk return to Kumul lodge for lunch. After lunch take a scenic drive to Wapenanmanda. In the afternoon return to Hagen for overnight at Hotel.

Day 17- Friday- Aug- Meals- BLD
After breakfast you will be transferred to paiakona village for some pre show entertainment activities. After the show you will return and overnight at Mt. Hagen hotel.

Day 18- Saturday.- Aug- Meals-BLD
After breakfast transfer hotel to the show ground which is a yearly event in Papua New Guinea, the Mt. Hagen Cultural Show is one of the best shows in Papua New Guinea to see some of the amazing traditional dances and tribal attire from over 40 different tribal groups. An early morning wake-up call gets us to the show ground to see the preparations before the formal show begins. We see the performers preparing their traditional clothing and body decorations and practicing for their "dances. We spend the day at the Mt. Hagen show arena taking in the "sing sing" performances. Overnight at Hotel Hagen

Day 19- Sunday _ Aug - Meals- B
After breakfast you will be transferred to the airport for your PX flight HGU/POM and then connect with your international departing flight to be nominated from your end.

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COST INCLUDES = Accommodation on twin share basis. Tours and Airport Transfers on seat in 4X WD basis. Meals as specified on above itinerary B = Breakfast, L = Lunch and D= Dinner, Add on Traditional Dances with visit fees, guides, carriers & Local English Speaking Guide, 10% VAT (government tax on all above services.

COST DOES NOT INCLUDE
= International & domestic airfares, items of personal nature as such baggage charge, passport & visa fees, laundry, dry cleaning, beverage of any kind, trip & baggage insurance, medical expenses and departure tax and any other items of this nature. Air Niugini (PX) flights we suggest you book and ticket together with your international arrival/departure flights to gain better discounts available your end.

Day 1- Tuesday - Air Niugini International arrival flight.
Day 1 Tues - Air Niugini flight PX 182 Port Moresby / Hagen
Day 7 Mon- Air Niugini flight PX 161 Goroka /POM
Day 7 Mon - Air Niugini flight PX392 Port Moresby / Singapore
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