Ahioma Traditional Cultural Experience: Meet My Family

For a truly authentic Papua New Guinean experience, board a local bus for a scenic drive along the picturesque coastline to the small Ahioma village of Dodobana. Pass numerous traditional village hamlets, and step into another world when you are welcomed into the home of a typical Milne Bay family. Experience true Melanesian hospitality and enjoy a host of traditional family activities including cultural performances, traditional weaving techniques for baskets and accessories and grass skirt (Magololo) making. Take a guided walk through a traditional garden and learn the importance of gardening. Observe traditional clay pot cooking over fire, used for centuries. Be enriched by many mystical and fascinating stories of the land. Finally, take a short drive to the small seaside village of Gehi Gehi and learn the traditional and modern ways of catching fish and smoking fish without a smokehouse. Take a refreshing swim in the warm tropical waters. Enjoy demonstrations of the many uses of the coconut palm in every day village life.
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    2 hours

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    Adult from $99.99
    Children (12 & under) from $99.99

Please bring your camera!


• Please wear comfortable flat-soled enclosed shoes, clothing suited to the weather conditions, bring a hat, plenty of bio-degradable sunscreen and bottled water • The local roads may be unsealed and bumpy and walking surfaces may be uneven with some steps • Tour order may vary
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