THE PAPUAN WONDERLAND
In Mendi and Ialibu you’ll get a strong feeling for the intricate social systems that define the Southern Highlands. This is one of the few remaining places where the traditional way of life can be seen in everyday living, making it an adventure seeker’s dream. Summit the country's second-highest mountain, Mount Giluwe (4,368m), explore the tracks around Mount Ialibu (3,465m), or simply enjoy the peaceful scenery at Lake Kutubu.
HOW TO GET THERE
Domestic flights arrive directly into the Mendi or Moro airports from Port Moresby. Your accommodation will provide airport transfers for your convenience. The Highlands Highway connects Mendi to Mt Hagen.