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Sepik River

Papua New Guinea
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Majestic Sepik River

Five blissful days on the Sepik River with Sepik Adventure Tours. The drive to the Sepik from Wewak... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lesley M
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Murray Bridge, Australia
A trip to the last fronteer

Rural, rustic, basic conditions. Amazing experience, people, culture, nature, all we wanted and... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
malkan2018
,
Tel Aviv, Israel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Five blissful days on the Sepik River with Sepik Adventure Tours. The drive to the Sepik from Wewak (and return) is tortuous but the tour was worth it. We stayed in the Abunti Lodge, basic but very clean and comfortable with great service. Our tour...More

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Reviewed 21 June 2018

Rural, rustic, basic conditions. Amazing experience, people, culture, nature, all we wanted and more.

Thank malkan2018
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

I've spent 8 days on the Sepik river with Albert Lumut (alumut2746@gmail.com) and this was an unforgettable experience! We went to some remote village where you discover a life you think you can only see in TV documentaries. Everybody was very welcoming and eager to...More

Thank JJ L
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

We took an expedition ship into the Sepik River, then zodiacs to Kopar Village. The locals greeted us warmly. There is no electricity, internet, or cars. They use solar-powered clothes dryers (a clothesline) and stay in shape by paddling canoes and eating fish and vegetables....More

1  Thank Ace J
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

My wife and I organized our Sepik trip through PNG Frontier Adventures. I exchanged many emails with Richard Baker Social, who was very helpful. Chris met us at the Wewak airport, and later visited us at our hotel in Wewak with Albert, our guide. Albert...More

2  Thank TravelingMark
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Reviewed 11 January 2017

It located in the Sepik River in Papua New Guinea at Kanganamun Village it starts from the town of Wewak and from here you reach the point for to take boat-canoe fantastic scenery, beautifull river you will find everything to live directly on the real...More

1  Thank fiorenza02
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Reviewed 4 October 2016

It is difficult to describe how wonderful and unique country is Papua New Guinea, and especially to put in words the first feelings and impressions to arrive and find one of a kind and so different world from what one has seen and lived so...More

7  Thank mimmimargaret
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Reviewed 30 September 2016

I came just back from the sepik. I "booked" with Joseph Kone from Pagwe (tel: +67571214829, joseph.kone6@gmail.com). He didn't go himself, but sent us with his nethew Ioannis, who is a good guide. It was all very realiable, we paid the money cash on arrival...More

9  Thank AdmBreen
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Reviewed 23 September 2016

I was lucky to do the Sepik River in the most authentic way possible for a westerner, and it surely remains as one very special and unforgettable experience for me. I did my one week river expedition with Kris, his wife Domenica, Susan and the...More

7  Thank Irimiri
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

Booked a tour including the Ambunti crocodile festival. The team made a great job under difficult circumstances. As it is also a kind of village support project, iniitated by Susan Baker, it is a good choice to go with them. It was a real down...More

2  Thank Ushi-Guide
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londonmiria
7 January 2017|
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Response from Irimiri | Reviewed this property |
I would say it would be very difficult to travel alone with a boat having in mind that weather changes, there is no phone signal, proper mapping etc. It is time consuming to travel on the Sepik as well. We would travel for... More
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