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Varirata National Park

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If you're early enough, you'll catch the incredible morning mist hovering over this natural mountain region that offers fantastic views and a wealth of birds and other wildlife.
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Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

It was full of nature and I loved the scenes, the environment was fresh not a lot of noise and the place felt secured, thought of it as an adventure rather then a visit, I was impressed but probably could do with a bit more...More

Thank Myx400
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Spent a whole day walking and birding. Lots of variety, lots of walks. Could easily have spent 2 days here

Thank Carol H
Reviewed 1 August 2018

We visited the park twice as part of a organized birding group. The park is huge, clean with well maintained trails. This is a great place to see the Raggiana Bird-of-Paradise at their display leks early in the mornings.

Thank drchristo4
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Frozen in time but well maintained, with good roads. The views are superb and not to be missed. The entry charge is minimal.

Thank Hutchycup
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Suggest you get a guide - it can be risky from a security point of view. I went with New Guinea Natural Tours and it was safe and easy. cost 600 kina for 1/2 day trip - a bit expensive but where else can you...More

1  Thank David W
Reviewed 28 April 2018

It is an excellent National Park. Very good treks. The view of the city from the viewing points is outstanding.

Thank AwanOmer
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Great day trip out of Moresby if you are travelling. The cost is very low and you will get a great view over the coast line. Not really to much else to do here but it is worth the travel and cost. I will bring...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Better to travel up there with friends you do pay a fee at the gate . Scenic drive all the way up to the Park . The Park is well kept the look out point is awesome you get to see the view of the...More

Thank Menda K
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Hello Travelers, let's be honest you are only here if you are a good step away from you comfort Traveler back in the Spanish holiday resort or Disneyland. Welcome to the largest rain forest outside the Amazon. PNG is twice as big as Great Britain...More

4  Thank Darren G
Reviewed 24 December 2017

While a beautiful park that is rarely crowded, once should visit in large groups for safety. I was hiking in a group of three and some rascals with knives and a gun robbed us. Be careful!

6  Thank Jed B
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Response from Isabella S | Reviewed this property |
I am so sorry, I read your message only now... We hired him at the park entrance and actually, he hired us.. :=)) But it was about 12 years ago... If I were you I would just go there very early in the morning when you'll... More
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