Visit Papua New Guinea

Currency

Kina

Phone code

+675

Car traffic

Left-hand

Language

English, Tok-Pisin, Giri-Motu

Airport

★★★

Useful information

Currency

Kina

Phone code

+675

Car traffic

Left-hand

Language

English, Tok-Pisin, Giri-Motu

Airport

★★★

About Papua New Guinea

Nestled in the southwestern Pacific Ocean, Papua New Guinea is a nation like no other. This extraordinary land, with its rugged landscapes, rich cultural tapestry, and unparalleled biodiversity, offers a unique and immersive experience for travelers seeking adventure and cultural exploration.

The country's natural beauty is breathtaking. Towering mountain ranges, including the famed Highlands, cradle lush valleys and pristine rivers. The formidable Mount Wilhelm, the highest peak in Oceania, beckons climbers and trekkers with its challenging trails and spectacular vistas.

Papua New Guinea's coastline is equally remarkable. Azure seas are punctuated by idyllic islands, coral atolls, and the world-famous Milne Bay, a diver's paradise. Beneath the waves, vibrant coral reefs teem with marine life, providing some of the best snorkeling and diving experiences on the planet.

What truly sets Papua New Guinea apart, however, is its cultural diversity. With over 800 distinct languages spoken, it's one of the most culturally rich countries in the world. Traditional practices, customs, and rituals are very much a part of daily life, and visitors can witness colorful ceremonies and dances that reflect the nation's deep-rooted traditions.

Despite its natural and cultural treasures, Papua New Guinea remains relatively untouched by mass tourism, preserving its authenticity and sense of adventure. 

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