Hello from Tufi Resort!  While our website is under reconstruction, we are operating as usual and ready for your visit.

Tufi Resort is a boutique resort with panoramic views over the sea, fjords and rainforest covered mountains.  A blissful escape into the Papua New Guinea wilderness.

Tufi Resort is based on the edge of the only fjords in Papua New Guinea.  All rooms have private ensuites and are serviced daily.  Tufi is renowned for its world class Scuba Diving, from muck diving the fjords, outer reef wall diving and drift diving looking for the famous Tufi hammerheads.


A divers paradise!  Wharf, muck and night dives, just 3 minutes walk from the resort.  Day dive trips to the outer reefs, wreck dives, 30m visibility.


Activities and tours catering to people of all ages, abilities and interests.  Sea kayaking, fishing, snorkeling, cultural tours, village tours and more.


Tufi is located in Oro Province on the northern side of the mainland of Papua New Guinea and approximately 250 kilometers due east of the capital, Port Moresby.  Situated on the tip of Cape Nelson, Tufi is also 130km south east of the famous Kokoda Trail and Popondetta the major provincial township.


Advance bookings are essential.  Tufi Resort offers accommodation and meals, as well as a range of dive & stay + accommodation & activities.

PNG Visa

Looking to come to PNG for your next dive holiday? Australian Nationals or passport holders can now receive a tourist visa on arrival. Please contact your local Consulate for further details.

Remember we always recommend to take out full comprehensive travel insurance when traveling to PNG.

International Connections

Flight ticketing can be booked directly online with PNGAir, through your preferred travel agent or by emailing reservations@tufiresort.com.

There are direct flights to Port Moresby from Singapore, Manilla, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Bali, KL, Vanuatu, Fiji, Cairns, Brisbane and Sydney.

Currently the following airlines fly into Papua New Guinea : Air Niugini, Philippine Airlines, Solomon Airlines, Qantas and Virgin Australia. Additional information is outlined below.

Port Moresby to TUFI


Domestic flights from Port Moresby to TUFI Resort are as follows:

  • Monday:   Depart Port Moresby 08:35am
  • Wednesday:   Depart Port Moresby 2:30pm
  • Fridays:   Depart Port Moresby 2:30pm

Air Niugini

Air Niugini operates joint services with Qantas for Australian connections into Port Moresby from Sydney, Brisbane and Cairns. Air Niugini operates independently with international services to Port Moresby from Fiji, Solomon Islands, Japan, Singapore, Kuala Lumpar, Hong Kong and Manila.

Virgin Australia

Tropic Air (Private Charter)

Contact us now to begin your adventure!

p: +675 323 5995  I  e: reservations@tufiresort.com