Feeling inspired by fanged frogs, pygmy parrots and woolly rats? Well, these UK-based tour operators and specialist travel agencies may not get you as far off the beaten track as the Mount Bosavi volcano, but most of them offer adventure tours and botanical & wildlife tours into the rainforest.
Bear in mind, Papua New Guinea (PNG) is not considered an entirely safe destination by many travel companies, which is reflected in the low number of operators who take travellers there.
||01993 838 000
||Ten-day adventure and wildlife tours.
||Naturetrek has a 17-day birdwatching holiday in Papua New Guinea.
|Reef & Rainforest
||Tailor-made and small group eco-highlights tour
||01285 880 980
||Tailor-made culture/adventure tours. Steppes also operate wildlife tours to PNG under their wildlife & eco tour division, Steppes Discovery.
||0845 130 6982
||15-day rainforest flora & fauna tour in PNG.
- Air Nuigini (0845 838 7901), PNG's national airline, has an office in the UK (although there are no direct flights from the UK, instead you need to gateweay through Brisbane, Singapore, Tokyo or Hong Kong) which also will organise tours and accommodation through their inbound tour division, Trans Nuigini Tours.