Perhaps the most famous cultural show in Papua New Guinea, Trans Niugini has now been offering itineraries based around the Hagen Show for 35 years! The Mount Hagen Show brings together sing-sing groups from all over the country in an amazing conglomeration of colour, beauty and culture.
The Hagen show is held in August every year - and Trans Niugini Tours will be offering two escorted programs and one unescorted program in 2016. Escorted programs have the same guide throughout whereas with unescorted programs, you still have guides to assist you at each location, the only difference being that guides change at the different locations.
The Vista, a fully escorted 13 day/12 night program (tour leader throughout), provides a wide perspective on Papua New Guinea, from shaking hands with a Huli Wigman to a journey through the Sepik Region. The tour culminates with the Mount Hagen Cultural Show. The Hagen Show brings together sing-sing groups from throughout Papua New Guinea, with the variety of cultures and groups represented in turn reflecting the diversity of Papua New Guinea's landscapes... Click here for more info
The Panorama is a fully escorted 14 day/13 night program (tour leader throughout) that provides a stunning view of Papua New Guinea. The journey begins with the spectacular Mt Hagen Cultural show, providing an incredible vista of cultures from all over Papua New Guinea. In a land of nearly 800 languages, there is no better place to see so many gathered in one place... Click here for more info
The Discoverer is a 11 day/10 night unescorted program, with local tours guides to assist. The program provides a unique opportunity to discover the culture and ecosystems of the world's second largest island New Guinea. Papua New Guinea is a veritable smorgasbord of colour, culture and excitement. The highlight of the Discoverer program is attendance at the famous Mount Hagen Cultural Show, a world famous cultural gathering of many of the opulently decorated cultural groups of this incredibly diverse land... Click here for more info