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Flights to Ambunti

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Ambunti is a small town in Papua New Guinea, located on the Sepik River. It serves as a gateway to the April Salome Forest Management Area, a protected area known for its biodiversity. The town itself is a starting point for expeditions into the surrounding rainforest and villages. There are limited amenities in Ambunti, so it's best suited for travellers seeking a remote and basic adventure experience.

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Airports near Ambunti

Here are 4 airports available for your flights to Ambunti, simplifying your travel arrangements. With these options, travelling to and from Ambunti becomes effortlessly straightforward.

Wewak Airport

Located approximately 150 kilometres southeast of Ambunti, Wewak Airport is the closest commercial passenger airport. It offers domestic flights to major cities in Papua New Guinea, such as Port Moresby and Lae.


Vanimo Airport

Situated around 250 kilometres northwest of Ambunti, Vanimo Airport is another option for travellers. It provides domestic flights to destinations like Port Moresby and Wewak.


Jayapura Sentani Airport

If you are willing to take a connecting flight, Jayapura Sentani Airport in Indonesia is an international airport located around 300 kilometres west of Ambunti. From there, you can connect to domestic flights to Wewak or Vanimo.


Port Moresby Jacksons International Airport

Although not within a reasonable driving distance, Port Moresby Jacksons International Airport is the main international gateway to Papua New Guinea. It offers numerous international flights and serves as a hub for domestic connections to other airports in the country. From Port Moresby, you can take a domestic flight to Wewak or Vanimo.

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Buy your flights to Ambunti and pay later

Using Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) for flights to Ambunti offers several advantages. Spread the cost of your booking over time for more flexibility in managing travel expenses, making your adventure more budget-friendly.

There are often no interest charges if paid within the agreed timeframe, but this will need to be checked with the lending provider, and it can ease budgeting for your trip, ensuring a stress-free travel experience.

Things to do in Ambunti

With a wide variety of attractions in Ambunti, we've narrowed it down to our top 3 selections to make your planning easier:

Sepik River

The Sepik River in Papua New Guinea offers cultural significance, biodiversity, and adventure. Explore remote villages, witness traditional ceremonies, and admire Sepik art. Bird watchers and nature enthusiasts will love the wildlife, including crocodiles and exotic birds.

Crocodile Festival

Ambunti hosts the renowned Crocodile Festival, an annual event that celebrates the region's connection to the crocodile, which is a totemic animal and an important part of local mythology and culture. The festival features traditional dances, music, storytelling, and elaborate costumes, providing a unique opportunity for visitors to experience the rich cultural heritage of the Sepik people.

Ambunti Wildlife Conservation Area

The Ambunti conservation area preserves diverse species and their natural habitat. Perfect for eco-tourists and conservation enthusiasts, it showcases local conservation efforts and offers a chance to observe flora and fauna in their natural environment.

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