Discover majestic fjords, beautiful reef and rainforest and unexplored diving opportunities in the Solomon Sea from Tufi Dive Resort.
Only a short flight east of Port Moresby, the undiscovered Tufi region is a must for diving enthusiasts.
Blessed with stunning marine diversity, a pristine environment, and untouched, underwater WWII dive sites, Tufi is the ultimate dive destination. Perched on the flanking slopes of Mount Trafalgar, Tufi is only accessible by sea or air.
Your resort overlooks sheer rock faces which plunge down into the fjord and are draped in exotic rainforest right to the water’s edge.
Days1-2: Depart the UK for Port Moresby
You may wish to break your journey in Singapore.
Day3: Arrrive Port Moresby and connect onwards to Tufi
Spend the day in Port Moresby. Afternoon flight to Tufi Dive Resort for a 10 night stay. This recently renovated resort has spectacular views, is built in traditional style and comfortably accommodates up to 24 guests.
Days4-10: Dive the fjords and outer reef
A wonderful array of sponge and shelf corals line the walls of the tropical rainforest fjord where you can experience a unique macro world. The outer reef experience is unsurpassed with dozens of world-class dive sites and WWII wrecks, including an intact B17 bomber (local surcharge), and abundant, spectacular marine life - schooling barracuda and reef fish, hammerheads and reef sharks, manta and eagle rays, grouper and cruising pelagic species as well as soft and hard corals.
Your dive pack begins today. It includes 10 outer reef dives and 4 Wharf dives.
Days11-12: Wildlife and cultural tours (optional)
Visits to tribal villages are a must, giving a fascinating insight into indigenous culture, with local guest houses providing overnight stays and colourful, traditional ‘sing-sing’ performances. Canoe or kayak the fjords, or take a cruise, and experience the magnificent waterfalls that cascade from the cliff tops.
Day13: Depart for the UK via Singapore
Day14: Arrive UK
You should note: Boat dive supplement £40 per day.
Our trip ideas are offered to inspire you and can be tailored to suit your requirements.
Duration and price including flights from/to UK: 14 daysfrom £4,075 pp
When to go: Jan-Dec
Included in the price/package:
Flights from the UK
10 nights accommodation
Full board meal plan
Tanks & weights
Tufi offers a unique environment for divers: sponges and corals play host to a macro wonderland on the walls of the fjords, while the outer reef experience is unsurpassed, with dozens of world-class dive sites, spectacular marine life and untouched WWII wrecks.
Ideal for viewing: grey reef shark, scalloped hammerhead shark, mandarin fish, ornate ghost pipefish, reef manta ray
Excellent for: Resort based diving, Diving & adventure
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Located a short flight east of Port Moresby, this boutique resort is a hidden oasis nestled atop a breathtaking fjord with panoramic views of the sea and mountains, and access to some of the best dive sites in the world.