6-Day Fuzzy Wuzzy Tour

Day 1: Arrive in Port Moresby

After arriving in Port Moresby and checking into the hotel, we travel by bus to the Bomana War Cemetery, the burial site of more than 3000 servicemen, mostly Australians, who died during the Kokoda and Papuan campaigns.

Then we visit McDonalds Corner, the orginal trail head of of the Kokoda Trail, and Owers' Corner, the drop-off point on the trail and the site of the famous Owers' Corner Memorial Arch.

Day 2: Port Moresby - Popondetta - Oro Bay

We begin Day 2 by flying to Popondetta and checking into the guesthouse. Then we visit the war memorial in town and then travel to Oro Bay. Oro Bay, a staging base for the Allied drive to liberate Buna, Sanananda, and Gona.

At Oro Bay, traditional tribal dancers welcome us before an evening of dinner and "singsing," the local term for dancing and celebration. We return to Popondetta to spend the night at the guesthouse.

Day 3: Popondetta- Oro Bay - Buna - Sanandana-Gona

On Day 3, we take a boat to visit the beachheads of Buna, Sanananda, and Gona, the site of the first Japanese landing in Papua New Guinea. On our tour, we meet the locals as well as visit village war time musuems and Allied memorials. Then we return to Oro Bay for a traditionally-prepared "aigir," and return to our guesthouse in Popondetta.

Day 4: Popondetta - Kokoda

After travelling from Popondetta to Kokoda, we visit the site of the Battle of Kokoda, the Kokoda War Museum, and various war memorials. In the evening, we return to Popondetta to spend the night in the  guesthouse.

Day 5: Fuzzy Wuzzy Angels Day

Day 5 is dedicated to the Fuzzy Wuzzy Angels Day. The Fuzzy Wuzzy were Papua New Guinea who greatly aided the Australian war effort. Our participation includes the opportunity to meet dignitaries and veterans, as well as some of the Fuzzy Wuzzy Angels themselves. After the day's festivities, we return to Popondetta to spend the night.

Day 6: Popondetta - Port Moresby

On Day 6, we fly from Girua Airport in Popondetta back to Port Moresby. We spend the evening at the hotel before flying out of Papua New Guinea the next day.

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