From spectacular lowland rainforests on the coastal plains to 15,000-foot-high peaks, Papua New Guinea is rightly called “the land of the unexpected.” Explore the fascinating culture and villages along the Karawari River, and the spectacular flora, fauna, and unique culture of the highlands from
Papua New Guinea
Unleash your inner explorer with Zegrahm Expeditions’ Papua New Guinea travel adventure, venturing out by all-suite expedition ship, Zodiac, and onto remote shorelines. Far-flung island communities are seen up close as part of this Papua New Guinea cruise aboard the comfortable Caledonian Sky—learn about the kula ring of trading, the fascinating rituals of the yam harvest, and the fire dancing of Rabaul. Kite fish on Nauna. Gaze at the world-famous art of the Sepik River region. A highlight of your Papua New Guinea travel immersion: getting underwater to meet the dazzling array of rainbow-hued fish and giant gorgonian sea fans that make these healthy reefs their home. On land, meet megapodes, Brahminy kites, white-bellied sea eagles, and rainbow lorikeets.
Upcoming Papua New Guinea Expeditions
Papua New Guinea: Cultural ConnectionsSeptember 4 — September 14, 2020
Melanesia, Solomon Islands & VanuatuSeptember 10 — September 27, 2020
Stretching from New Guinea to Fiji, Melanesia encompasses thousands of islands and a rich variety of cultures. On this voyage you’ll discover remote island communities where ancient traditions are preserved and visits from outsiders are few and far between. You’ll also explore Melanesia’s marine world—a pristine haven for three-quarters of the world’s coral species and an astounding 3,000 species of fish.
Secret Valleys of New GuineaJuly 28 — August 13, 2021
From spectacular lowland rainforests on the coastal plains to 15,000-foot-high peaks, New Guinea is rightly called “the land of the unexpected.” Explore the fascinating villages along the Karawari River; the spectacular flora, fauna, and unique culture of the highlands in Rondon Ridge; and meet t