Yapsiei Vacation Packages
Travelers keen to experience more of Papua New Guinea, can travel a little further afield explore other cities, towns and villages within easy traveling distance. Tabubil, 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the north, and Telefomin, 50 miles (80 kilometers) to the northwest of Yapsiei are also waiting to be discovered.
Tourists to Papua New Guinea should head to the area's open-air markets.
Have a break from sightseeing and spend a relaxing afternoon freediving or spearfishing.
To really understand the local customs, take the time to stop in at the region's restaurants. Often, these are the best spots to strike up a conversation with friendly locals as well as sample food that is commonly eaten here. Breadfruit (ulu) and also coconuts are popular here. Chicken pot and kokoda fish are some popular meals worth trying. Papua New Guinea is also renowned for its excellent saksak (dumplings made with sugar and sago).
Much of Papua New Guinea acknowledges Independence Day on the 16th of September, so be prepared for changes to opening hours and transport schedules.
Your time in Yapsiei will reward you with breathtaking photos and lovely memories that will last a lifetime.