Papua New Guinea & Solomon Islands - The Sepik (Chapter)
This is the Sepik chapter from Lonely Planet’s Papua New Guinea & Solomon Islands guidebook.
The Sepik is one of the great rivers of the world, flowing in serpentine fashion for 1126km through northern PNG. But it is more than just a river – it’s also a densely populated repository of complex cultures, dying languages and potent art.
- trail your fingers in the legendary Sepik River as your canoe threads through narrow channels to remote villages
- make your way north to Vanimo and some of the best surf in the country
- laugh with local kids as you immerse yourself in the lifestyle of a Chambri Lakes village
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: East Sepik Province, Wewak & Around, Sandaun Province, Vanimo, The Sepik & Its Tributaries, Upper Sepik and Middle Sepik, Lower Sepik and Tributaries & Lakes.
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