Papua New Guinea is in the Southwestern Pacific and is made up of both the mainland and surrounding islands. This beautiful country is known for its beaches, coral reef and scuba diving, making it great for those who would like to relax on a beach in the sun and those who would like to get involved in water sports. As well as activities on the coast of Papua New Guinea, there are active volcanoes inland and dense rainforest providing some interesting landscape to explore. You can also visit the many small agricultural villages to truly immerse yourself in the culture of Papua New Guinea.
Car hire can really give you the freedom to explore on your own time scale and where you please. Do be aware of risks, it is advised that tourists should not drive after dark and to be vigilant when it comes to locking doors and windows of vehicles.
Check out car hire excess insurance, this can be an expensive option from rental desks, however, through MoneyMaxim's comparison service you can find comprehensive cover at a great price. It is advised to opt in for theft cover when travelling to Papua New Guinea, this insurance can reduce your excess allowing you to have peace of mind whilst on your trip!
This content was last reviewed on 26/09/2023