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Misool Island is a remote, tropical hideaway, one of four largest islands in the Raja Ampat archipelago, world renowned dive destination in the province of West Papua. Located off the west coast of the main island of Papua, directly bordering the Seram Sea, the waters are a veritable traffic lane for many large sea creatures, including whales.
The crystal clear turquoise sea-waters allow spectacular views of Misool’s sub-surface colorful treasures even when still aboard your boat. The sea gardens of Raja Ampat hold 75 percent of all known species of corals and ornamental fish in the world, and boast the highest level of marine biodiversity on the planet.
On land, the wild territory of Misool is one of the most visually breath-taking and captivating sites in Raja Ampat. The island is heavily forested, and at first sight reveals nothing but a thick green carpet of dense forests and mangrove swamps. To the east and west of the island, a maze of limestone pinnacles jut sharply out of the blue sea, carved and eroded by the waves and carpeted luxuriantly in vegetation.
The rare beaches on Misool are pure white sand, fringed with coconut trees leading out to the stunningly turquoise waters. Aside from the enchanting panoramic scenery and wealth of marine life, Misool is also home to ancient cultural sites. A number of petroglyphs can be found on walls of caves throughout the island, dating back approximately 5,000 years.
Day 01. Arrival Sorong – Misool
Meeting at Sorong airport, at 10 by Marina express to Misool, around 4 hours. Check in homestay or resort, free program.
Day 02. Balbulol – Lemkana Island – Banos – Namlol
Today visits to; Balbulol, Lemkana Island, Banos, Namlol and jelly fishes before back to accommodation.
Day 03. Karawapop – Sunmalen – Sumbayo – Harfat top
Today visits to; Karawapop, Sunmalen, Sumbayo, Harfat / Dapunlol top, Odong Odong, Catur Kuda, Dafalen, Hari Paru and Yayap .
Day 04. Misool – Sorong
Early breakfast as at 8 departure to the harbour. At 9 by boat back to Sorong. Arrival around 12-13.00. Last lunch together before we say goodbye.
Accommodation homestay or resort.
Boat for excursions
Ferry Marina to Misool and back
Meals (BLD) / mineral water
Airport taxi transfers
Local tour guide
Entrance Marine Park (additional charge of rp.500.000 – 1.000.000 for foreigners)
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Accommodation in Sorong
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