Kiunga is located near the Indonesian border in the Western Province. Situated on the Fly River, the township acts as a port to ship copper ore for the OK Tedi mine to the coast.
Things to see and do
Kiunga is world renowned for its birdwatching as it attracts a stunning range of exotic bird species. Kiunga Nature Tours, which has been offering birdwatching tours since the 1990s, has a Kiunga Bird Area Tour for those keen to get out and discover the spectacular birds in the region. Kiunga Nature Tours also offers adventure tours via Nature Expedition Adventures. Trek through dense rainforest, explore the Fly River by banana boat, discover the culture of local villages, and much more. For fishing enthusiasts, book a fishing tour on the Fly River and try your hand at catching the famed Papuan black bass. Kiunga Guest House offers comfortable, budget accommodation with a restaurant that serves home-styled cooking. © John Batman Group