volcanic mountains cloaked in green capes of lush tropical
foliage thrust steeply upward from the deep blue waters.
Jungle birds call randomly from their roosts, while thin
threads of smoke rise from clusters of thatched roof huts
lining the shores. This magical landscape is where Malolo
Plantation Lodge is found.
and below these tropical waters, the area is alive with
a diversity of plant, animal and marine life. This entire
coastline becomes another wondrous world of discovery
and delight for snorkelers, divers and those interested
in marine ecology. Take a traditional canoe ride over
crystal waters teeming with fish and blanketed in coral
to an uninhabited island for a guided nature walk. Marvel
at the plant life and tree species growing on ancient
volcanic rocks swept by ocean spray.
distance by road reveals a traditional village where
the people still make use of and live in harmony with
their natural surrounds. These gentle people guide us
through the forest to show how they use the plants and
fruits for both medicinal and ceremonial purposes. Watch
women as they work dressed in skirts made as they have
been for centuries from local grasses and colored from
the natural dyes of forest plants, berries and earthen
coconut plantations, where the palms and cocoa shade
trees are laden with giant, magnificent stag-horn ferns,
are home to hundreds of colorful birds. This area of
Papua New Guinea is a picture perfect tropical paradise.
Malolo Plantation Lodge has 14 air-conditioned rooms,
tennis court, dive facilities, restaurant, bar and lounge,
fresh water swimming pool and extensive lawns and gardens
reaching down to the ocean.