47 days in Papua New Guinea Itinerary

47 days in Papua New Guinea Itinerary

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Vanimo
— 3 nights
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Madang
— 4 nights
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Lae
— 4 nights
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Kimbe
— 3 nights
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Rabaul, East New Britain
— 4 nights
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Alotau
— 4 nights
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Trobriand Islands
— 5 nights
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Doini Island
— 4 nights
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Mount Hagen
— 4 nights
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Port Moresby
— 8 nights

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Vanimo

Vanimo
Vanimo is the capital of Sandaun Province in Papua New Guinea. Vanimo is known for outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: head outdoors with Crossing the border between PNG and West Papua.

To see reviews and other tourist information, read Vanimo day trip planning tool.

Barcelona, Spain to Vanimo is an approximately 37-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Barcelona to Vanimo is 8 hours. Traveling from Barcelona in November, expect Vanimo to be much hotter, temps between 38°C and 28°C. On the 25th (Mon), you'll travel to Madang.

Things to do in Vanimo

Outdoors
Find places to stay Nov 22 — 25:

4
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Madang

Madang
Madang is the capital of Madang Province and is a town with a population of 27,420 on the north coast of Papua New Guinea. Madang is known for wildlife and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Balek Wildlife Sanctuary.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Madang online vacation builder.

Traveling by flight from Vanimo to Madang takes 4 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Vanimo to Madang is 1 hour. On the 29th (Fri), you'll travel to Lae.

Things to do in Madang

Wildlife · Parks
Find places to stay Nov 25 — 29:

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Lae

Lae ©
Lae is the capital of Morobe Province and is the second-largest city in Papua New Guinea. Lae is known for historic sites and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll the grounds of Lae War Cemetery, stroll through Rainforest Habitat, and pause for some photo ops at Amelia Earhart Memorial Lae PNG.

To find photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Lae road trip planner.

Fly from Madang to Lae in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You will leave for Kimbe on the 3rd (Tue).

Things to do in Lae

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks
Find places to stay Nov 29 — Dec 3:
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Cemetery
Lae War Cemetery
4.1
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Nature / Park
Rainforest Habitat
2.9

3
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Kimbe

Kimbe ©
Kimbe is the capital of the province of West New Britain in Papua New Guinea. Kimbe is known for nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Kimbe Bay.

For ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Kimbe trip builder tool.

Explore your travel options from Lae to Kimbe with the Route module. On the 6th (Fri), you'll travel to Rabaul.

Things to do in Kimbe

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Dec 3 — 6:
Highlights from your trip
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Water Body
Kimbe Bay
5.0

4
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Rabaul, East New Britain

Rabaul ©
The plucky township of Rabaul lives under constant threat of destruction, thanks to its proximity to Tavurvur, a permanently smoking and very much active volcano.
Rabaul is known for museums, nature, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the geological forces at Tavurvur, take an in-depth tour of New Guinea Club, don't miss a visit to Rabaul War Cemetery, and brush up on your military savvy at Kokopo War Museum.

To see reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Rabaul trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Kimbe to Rabaul. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Alotau.

Things to do in Rabaul

Museums · Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 6 — 10:
Highlights from your trip
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Military Museum
Kokopo War Museum
3.8
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Volcano
Tavurvur
4.6
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History Museum
New Guinea Club
3.6

4
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Alotau

Alotau ©
Alotau is the capital of Milne Bay Province, in the south-east of Papua New Guinea. Alotau is known for historic sites, museums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Massim Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Manta Watch Camp, take in the waterfront at Port of Alotau, and take in the history at Turnbull War Memorial Park.

To plan Alotau vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

You can fly from Rabaul to Alotau in 7 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 32°C. You'll set off for Trobriand Islands on the 14th (Sat).

Things to do in Alotau

Wildlife · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 10 — 14:
Highlights from your trip
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Nature / Park
Manta Watch Camp
4.0
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Art Museum
Massim Museum
4.5
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Pier / Boardwalk
Port of Alotau
2.7

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Trobriand Islands

Trobriand Islands ©
Trobriand Islands is known for nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: head off the coast to Kitava Island.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Trobriand Islands online trip builder.

Explore your travel options from Alotau to Trobriand Islands with the Route module. You will leave for Doini Island on the 19th (Thu).

Things to do in Trobriand Islands

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Dec 14 — 19:
Highlights from your trip
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Island
Kitava Island
4.3

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Doini Island

Doini Island ©
Doini Island is known for nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the fascinating underground world of Doini Island Skull Cave.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Doini Island road trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Trobriand Islands to Doini Island. December in Doini Island sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 32°C at night. On the 23rd (Mon), you're off to Mount Hagen.

Things to do in Doini Island

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Dec 19 — 23:
Highlights from your trip

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Mount Hagen

Mount Hagen
Mount Hagen is the third largest city in Papua New Guinea, with a population of 46,250. Change things up with a short trip to Wahgi River in Banz (about 56 minutes away). There's still lots to do: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Wilhelm and browse the eclectic array of goods at Mount Hagen Market.

Before you visit Mount Hagen, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by flight from Doini Island to Mount Hagen takes 6 hours. You will leave for Port Moresby on the 27th (Fri).

Things to do in Mount Hagen

Nature · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay Dec 23 — 27:
Highlights from your trip
Mountain
Mount Wilhelm
4.4
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Flea Market
Mount Hagen Market
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Port Moresby

Port Moresby ©
In contrast to the surrounding wilderness, national capital Port Moresby offers some impressive cultural attractions and a decent array of amenities.
Port Moresby is known for zoos & aquariums, historic sites, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll the grounds of Bomana War Cemetery, explore the world behind art at National Museum and Art Gallery, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Varirata National Park, and get to know the resident critters at Port Moresby Nature Park.

For photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Port Moresby trip builder app.

You can fly from Mount Hagen to Port Moresby in 3 hours. In December in Port Moresby, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 29°C at night. You will leave for home on the 4th (Sat).

Things to do in Port Moresby

Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 27 — Jan 4:
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Kokoda Track
4.7

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