Discover majestic fjords, beautiful reef and rainforest and unexplored diving opportunities in two famous locations in Papua New Guinea.
Blessed with stunning marine biodiversity, a pristine environment and untouched wrecks from WW ll, Tufi is the ultimate dive destination. Walindi Plantation Resort lies on the shores of Kimbe Bay and, with over 200 dive sites to explore, divers will be amazed at the vivid colours, vibrant, healthy and beautiful reefs waiting to be discovered.
This adventure is recommended for underwater photographers and divers who enjoy pristine diving.
Day1: Depart the UK for Singapore
Day2: Connect with onward flight to Port Moresby
Option to break up journey with overnight in Singapore if preferred.
Day3: Arrive Port Moresby for overnight stay
Days4-10: Tufi Dive Resort
Flight and road transfer to Tufi Dive Resort for a seven night stay, including ten dives (a mix of wharf and outer reef).
Days11-17: Walindi Plantation Resort
Flight back to Port Moresby and onward connection to Hoskins. Check-in to the Walindi Plantation Resort for a further seven nights, including ten boat dives.
Day18: Depart Walindi for Port Moresby and overnight
Day19: Depart Port Moresby for UK via Singapore
Day20: Arrive UK
Our trip ideas are offered to inspire you and can be tailored to suit your requirements.
Duration and price including flights from/to UK: 20 daysfrom £5,395 pp
When to go: Jan-Dec: Sunday departures throughout the year
Included in the price/package:
Flights from the UK
16 nights accommodation
Full board meal plan Tufi & Walindi
20 boat dives
Tanks and weights
A chain of dormant volcanoes form the scenic boundaries of Kimbe Bay, on the north side of the island of New Britain. 70 percent of all coral species in the Indo-Pacific region are found in and around New Britain, and no other dive area in the world can boast such diversity.
Ideal for viewing: scalloped hammerhead shark, grey reef shark, white-tip reef shark, barracuda, common dolphin
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
Suggested accommodation options are shown below.
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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.
This small resort lies on the shores of Kimbe Bay and has been inviting guests to explore the reefs and surrounding rainforest for over 30 years. Personal attention and genuine hospitality are paramount here.