Capital: Port Moresby
Currency: Papua New Guinean Kina (PGK)
Country Code: +675
Do I need a Visa? Visas are required for many countries – best to consult VisaHQ to view the requirements for your home country
How will I charge my devices? Papua New Guinea’s electrical current is 240 v, AC 50Hz.
How do I get there? Well, if you’re heading to Port Moresby (POM) and flying from…
New York: 36 hours
Los Angeles: 18.5 hours
Toronto: 37 hours
Sao Paulo: 22 hours
London: 18 hours
Geography: Papua New Guinea neighbors Indonesia to the east, together with surrounding islands in the southern Pacific Ocean. Most of the country is mountainous, with a heavy concentration of rain forest.
Time Zones: GMT +10
How's the weather? Papua New Guinea experiences warmer weather, between 70-80 degrees F year-round but one must take note of the monsoon seasons before planning travel. The northwest monsoon occurs December to March while the southeast monsoon occurs May through October