6 days in Papua New Guinea Itinerary

6 days in Papua New Guinea Itinerary

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6 days in Papua New Guinea Itinerary

Start: Gothenburg
Fly:  29​h
1
Port Moresby
— 1 night
Fly:  1​h 30​min
2
Mount Hagen
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
3
Rabaul, East New Britain
— 1 night
Fly:  38​h
End: Gothenburg

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): meet the residents at Port Moresby Nature Park, then admire the masterpieces at National Museum and Art Gallery, then stroll the grounds of Bomana War Cemetery, and finally get a sense of history and politics at National Parliament House.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Port Moresby day trip tool .

Gothenburg, Sweden to Port Moresby is an approximately 29-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to Papua New Guinea Time (PGT) is 9 hours. In October, Port Moresby is much warmer than Gothenburg - with highs of 35°C and lows of 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel to Mount Hagen.

Things to do in Port Moresby

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites
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Port Moresby Nature Park ©
Port Moresby Nature Park
Bomana War Cemetery ©
Bomana War Cemetery
National Parliament House ©
National Parliament House

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night
Mount Hagen

Mount Hagen
Mount Hagen is the third largest city in Papua New Guinea, with a population of 46,250. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): browse the eclectic array of goods at Mount Hagen Market and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Wilhelm.

For other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Mount Hagen trip planner .

You can fly from Port Moresby to Mount Hagen in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel to Rabaul.

Things to do in Mount Hagen

Parks Nature Shopping
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Mount Wilhelm
Mount Wilhelm
Mount Hagen Market ©
Mount Hagen Market

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): make a trip to Rabaul War Cemetery, brush up on your military savvy at Kokopo War Museum, and then get impressive views of Tavurvur.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Rabaul trip maker tool .

You can fly from Mount Hagen to Rabaul in 5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rabaul

Parks Nature Museums
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Tavurvur ©
Tavurvur
Kokopo War Museum ©
Kokopo War Museum

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