Long-time travelers will love leaving the tourist trail completely behind and visiting the other cities, towns and villages surrounding Telefomin. Olsobip, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the northeast, and Tabubil, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the east of Telefomin are also waiting to be discovered.
Go to Papua New Guinea's craft workshops. These are excellent spots to hang out, particularly when the weather is a little moody.
One of the nicest ways to discover the wild open spaces in Papua New Guinea is to sign up for a hiking or mountain climbing adventure.
For lots of people, enjoying new places is as much about the culinary landscape as it is about sightseeing, so take the time to try out the meals in the area. Breadfruit (ulu) and also coconuts are commonly used in cooking in this area. There are lots of special food options here. Try chicken pot or kokoda fish. To complete your local meal, you can't go past saksak (dumplings made with sugar and sago).
So dust off your passport, pack your suitcase and enjoy this exceptionally beautiful part of the world.