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Getaway Trekking

Kewarra Beach, Queensland, Australia
+61 1300 979 088
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Kokoda Trail

Just completed my 2nd Kokoda Trail trek with Getaway Trekking. Both treks were just fantastic... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2017
David C
Kokoda, a trip to remember!

Getaway Trekking are an amazing organisation! My experience on the Kokoda Trail was absolutely... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2016
Hobart, Australia
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Getaway Trekking is Australia’s #1 culturally and ecologically sensitive trek operator, an expert in the Kokoda Track (Kokoda Trail) Our treks in Papua New Guinea (Kokoda Trail/Track, Kapa Kapa-Jaure Track and the Embessa Cultural Trek), Nepal (Annapurna and Everest Base Camps, Gokyo, Island Peak), Indonesia, Europe, India, Bhutan and the Australia each offer something unique. Although we have taken many adventurous souls to various destinations around the world, our principal destination remains the Kokoda Track (Kokoda Trail) in PNG. For many Australians, the Kokoda Track (Kokoda Trail) is an iconic trek, and represents a growing appreciation of the bravery and sacrifice of our young diggers during the WW2 Kokoda Campaign. Take some time to look through our travel destinations and special volunteerism and yoga travel holiday extensions. We at Getaway Trekking feel privileged in helping you make your trekking adventure journey a safe and most rewarding experience.
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

Just completed my 2nd Kokoda Trail trek with Getaway Trekking. Both treks were just fantastic - well organised, respectful of the history and the villages visited. If you want a life enriching experience - contact Getaway Trekking.

Thank David C
Management response:Responded 5 July 2017

Wonderful to hear you had a fantastic time David! We'd be happy to have to back on board for a third time whenever you're ready! ;)

Reviewed 21 November 2016

Getaway Trekking are an amazing organisation! My experience on the Kokoda Trail was absolutely amazing, a trip that i will remember for the rest of my life! An exceptional group of people, with amazing trek leaders and the incredible boys from Papua New Guinea. Every...More

Thank becca129
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Having always been on my bucket list of tracks to hike, Kokoda didn't disappoint. The walking conditions were ideal and with constant support and guidance from the Trek Master, Guides and Personal Carriers the 8 days were enjoyable. The track is challenging, even without the...More

1  Thank Goochieboy
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Three of us from the USA joined a group of Australians for a south to north trek on Kokoda. Since we came from overseas, Getaway helped us to iron out all the details months ahead of time. The two trek leaders were exceptional. They went...More

2  Thank VJ3000GT
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Exceptional Company! Every aspect of this adventure was professionally planned and executed. From initial inquiries to the final night in Port Moresby, I could not fault the efforts of Getaway Travel. I particularly commend this Australian based outfit for the manner in which they treat...More

2  Thank Chilemum
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I recently returned from trekking the Kokoda Track with a school group. Planning for this took some time given the intense scrutiny of the Department of Education into the risk management process but Getaway Trekking were extremely helpful throughout this entire process. I must pay...More

1  Thank holidaywarrior_26
Reviewed 25 July 2016

A 50 year old primary school teacher of 30 years,my interest and passion about Australia's military had taken me to Gallipoli,The Western front and Changi memorial in Singapore.I'm also a volunteer guide at the Shrine of Remembrance in Melbourne. I often stop and look at...More

1  Thank Dave S
Reviewed 28 December 2015

I joined a small group to walk Kokoda from South to North in October 2015. Our 7 trekkers took 8 days to walk the Track but our itinerary had us in PNG 12 days. We were supported by 1 Aussie Guide and 22 PNG Nationals....More

3  Thank EssenceOfGoodTaste
Reviewed 1 October 2015

I'm one of the Kokoda Youth Foundation Kids that recently finished the Kokoda track with Getaway Trekking and I had a phenomenal trip. It was one of the best experiences and Getaway really made it awesome, especially the Buna boys who kept everyone's spirits high,...More

Thank Celine W
Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

I was impressed from start to finish with getaway trekking. The tour leader Laurie along with his amazing local trek master Watson and team made the whole experience safe fun informative and challenging. We were out of our comfort zone for many days but felt...More

Thank johurst1
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