Papua New Guinea: Island in the Clouds
Experience the extraordinary Tumbuna Sing-Sing, a brilliantly colorful, tribal festival that's extremely difficult to access without the insider knowledge possessed by this expert operator.
PNG: Drink It In
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. This trip features the incomparable Tumbuna Sing-Sing in which hundreds of tribes assemble for a spirited, colorful celebration and competition of dancing, music, costumes, arts and customs. This journey is an anthropological tour de force without parallel—join us.
- • Access traditional villages along remote Karawari’s waterways and enjoy fantastic birding opportunities amidst wondrous settings.
• Meet exotic tribes such as Asaro Mudmen and Huli Wigmen and marvel at authentic tribal handicrafts, straight from the source.
• Travel with an operator who knows how to attend these events sensitively and connect authentically with locals.
Travel Curator’s Insights:
$500 off each person when booked by July 1
Trip Sustainability Awards
Supports initiative to clean the ocean floor with professional divers
Collection and innovative treatment of industrial and domestic wastewater
Fuel-efficient hull and engine designs save energy
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Experiencing a Sing-Sing in Papua New Guinea is a life-changing experience. This is the only operator I would trust with this difficult to access, extraordinary experience and region.