This event is Papua's oldest festival, in which hundreds of tribes spread across the island and will show off their culture. The festival presents an unusual sight and unique destination. During the event, tourists usually participate in dances and interact with the community. The festival aims to introduce and preserve the values and culture of traditional tribes and to symbolise the high spirit and power that have been practiced for generations. To find out more you can go directly to the event website we have listed for you on this page.
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