Mt Hagen Cultural Show - Mt Wilhelm Expedition

This package has the WOW factor.

Date: 13 - 17 August 2017

Book Now-Accommodation is limited.

Guests interested in this package are advised to book12 months in advance.

Not often does an opportunity like this present itself.

  • Visit Mt Wilhelm, take the opportunity to climb Papua New Guinea's highest mountain.
  • Attend one of the worlds most captivating cultural events the Mount Hagen Cultural Show

Our clients do not have to climb the mountain. This is an extremely beautiful area of Papua New Guinea. Stay at the Lodge at the base of the mountain, go for day walks. If you are interested in Alpine Orchids this is the place to view them. Or, climb the mountain. Mt Wilhelm is PNG's highest mountain at 4509 meters. This has to be one of the most scencically spectacular areas of Papua NEw Guinea. The terrain is rugged and to see vegetable gardens on these steepest of slopes is truly amazing. We trek through three eco systems, tropical, temperate and alpine. You will see amazing alpine wild orchids and trek through the valley of cycads.

The Mount Hagen Cultural Show is world famous. Tourists from all around the world converge on Mt Hagen this weekend. It is a once in a life time experience. If you want to view something truely spectacular this is a must see event. Tribes from all over the Western Highlands Province of Papua New Guinea and neighboring tribes from the Jiwaka Province will be 'Kanaga town' Mount Hagen to display their unique 'singsing's (cultural dances). The exciting Mt Hagen Cultural Show was first staged in 1961 before PNG's independence as an event to unite the different tribes in the region. The show's purpose is to share cultural experience and calm the very-present tribal animosities.

Minimum bookings of 2 pax or more before tour will proceed.

 

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