Giligili Cave

Skull Cave - Bat Cave

Useful Information

Location: Milne Bay, Alotau. Most south-eastern tip of PNG, 300 km east of Port Moresby.
Classification: SpeleologyKarst Cave
Light: none
Guided tours:
Address: Milne Bay Tourism, Masurina Business Centre (Ground Floor), PO Box 337, Alotau, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Tel: 675-6411503, Fax: 675-6410132. E-mail: contact
Milne Bay Magic Tours, PO Box 615, Alotau, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Tel: 675-6410711, Fax: 675-6410712. E-mail: contact
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The Giligili Cave is reached after a 10 min walk following a creek through lovely bush. It is a river cave and involves wading through chest deep water and climbing.

This cave is not developed and requires climbing. It is part of an ecotourism trip of Milne Bay Tourism. The half day trip takes three hours and includes an escorted vehicle ride, trekking and the cave trekking tour. High physical fitness, rubber boots, and old clothes are recommended. Bring clothes to change after the tour.