RAJA AMPAT NATIONAL PARK AND THE SPICE ISLAND 2019

November 15th – 22nd, 2019

Described by some as the world’s most beautiful islands. Raja Ampat offers steep jungle clad landscapes, white sand beaches and hidden lagoons. Not to mention some of the most biodiverse marine life on the planet.

Birds of Paradise still live here in the wild and are  part of the local culture. Bird watching  can be done in the forest or from your paddle board in some sheltered bay.

Visiting the Banda Islands is a walk through history.On arrival in Banda Neira, the welcome from the “Kora Kora” will make you soon realize that you arrive in a special place where the locals are proud of their culture and want to share it with you. These tiny islands were the heart of the spice trade for many years and you can witness many colonial

Your Itinerary

DAY 1: SORONG

On arrival at Sorong airport, you will be transferred by taxi then tender to board Lamima. From here a short cruise will bring you to Matan, this is a nice small island with a long white sandy beach ideal to relax and do all the watersport you wish during the afternoon. For the diver this will be a good place for a check dive.
Depart for Misol after sunset

DAY 2: MISOOL ARCHIPELAGO

Today we will drop anchor in Tomolol Bay on Misool Island. This bay is home to hundreds of small karts islands which are each more appealing than the others, this is a paradise to explore with one of our tender and you can literally get lost in this maze all for yourself, the sea is crystal clear, very sheltered and the scenery exceptional.
We will visit a massive cave where you can either go with a canoe, paddle board or swim through, stalactites are enormous light is minimum and peace is everywhere. This cave is today a sacred site for the locals people

DAY 3: SOUTHERN MISOOL

We will spend this day between some islets in south of Misool, sheltered bays and top dive sites.
Misool have one of the best dive site in Raja Ampat called Magic mountain. It is an under water pinnacle where you can dive with the mantas, coral is very colorful and the big fishes are plenty (barracudas, giant trevally, white tip reef sharks). This will be a big day for anybody willing to dive or snorkel

DAY 4: KOON

This is your ideal Tropical island with beautiful white sand beach surrounded by a healthy reef, this area is famous for whales and dolphins, if you are lucky you might be able to swim with them.
This is the only island where fishing is prohibited. Swimming there is like being in an aquarium, crystal clear water and plenty of fishes,

DAY 5: BANDA NEIRA - THE SPICE ISLAND

Here you will be welcome by the Kora Kora, who will escort you on your final approach on the main of the Spice Islands: Banda Neira.
Visit the old town which use to be the heart of the spice trade in the eighteen century, possibility to enjoy sunrise on the top of the volcano which will give you a panorama on the whole archipelago

DAY 6: RUN

Run will be all about diving. The divers will enjoy an incredible visibility and will have a unic opportunity to witness schools of hammerhead sharks, wall dives and big fishes

DAY 7: NUSA LAUT

We will have to ask permission to the local to visit their village where we will be able to buy traditional “Ikat”. Snorkeling or diving here are again very rewarding you will see a huge variety of fishes
During lunch we will move to Molana where our crew will prepare the beach for a memorable barbecue
During this time the guests can do any water sport and try trawling with the tender

DAY 8: AMBON

Early morning move to Ambon bay and anchor next to the airport where guests will disembark after breakfast.

Sorong to Ambon

Some of the locations you will visit on your trip from Sorong to Ambon

EXPERIENCE THE AMAZING RAJA AMPAT

Just a few photos that capture the essence of what you will experience cruising from Sorong to Ambon

RATES & AVAILABILITY

2019 Departures: November 15th – 22nd, 2019

Prices are per PERSON for 7 Nights All inclusive – based on Two People sharing.

Twin Cabin (2 cabins)

USD 10,150*
per Person

Double Cabin (4 cabins)

USD 12,320*
per Person

Master Cabin (1 cabin)

USD 13,999*
per Person
  • Valid for 2019 departures

Inquire for this cruise:

SORONG to AMBON in 7 NIGHTS
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How to get to Raja Ampat

JAKARTA (CGK) to SORONG (SOQ), 3 flights Daily : 
  • Xpress Air 00:05am
  • Nam Air 01:10am
  • Batik Air 09:05am.

Four hours flight time from Jakarta to Sorong. 2 hours time different between Jakarta (UTC+7) and Sorong (UTC+9). Arriving Sorong - West Papua (Indonesia) airport we will transfer you to harbor (20minutes).

Sorong Airport can accommodate private jets to Boeing 737 / Airbus A320. Sorong airport runway length is 2,500 meters / 6,398 feet, asphalt surface, direction 09/27

Flying from Denpasar - Bali (DPS) : 

One stop from Bali to Sorong (via Makassar, Manado or Timika)

Flying from Singapore (SIN) to Sorong (SOQ) : 

Singapore to Sorong via Manado (MDC)

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