Day 1 ~ Arrival in Sorong
Met and transferred to the harbour to board Silolona or Si Datu Bua to set sail for the Raja Amat Archipelago.
Day 2 ~ The Dampier Strait
Morning: Alfresco breakfast on deck followed by a dive to the shallows to wait for giant mantas to circle overhead and to join for an awe inspiring swim along side.
Afternoon: A local Papuan guided forest trek through Sawingrai village on Pulau Gam to see the mating rituals of the exquisite Red Bird of Paradise.
Dine under the stars while sailing North-West towards the Wayag archipelago.
Day 3-4 ~ Wayag
Tender or kayak through this paradise of Karst Islands sprouting up in the lagoon waters of Wayag. Enjoy the pristine beaches, amazing underwater sea life and the Wayag Peak to climb for breath-taking views.
Day 5-6 ~ Aljui Bay, Fam and Yeben Island clusters
Sail into stunning Aljui Bay, an extensive mangrove-lined inlet where you will visit Cendana pearl farm. See how they cultivate natural pearls, considered amongst the finest in the world and which can be purchased too.
Explore the abundant crustaceans here including zebra crabs and Coleman’s shrimps. Muck dive or snorkel to see stonefish, ghost pipefish and frogfish too.
Spend time discovering the most beautiful coral reefs in the Raja Ampat region.
Day 7-9 ~ Misool & Tomolol Cave in South Raja Ampat
Here discover the worlds richest reefs and vibrant coral jungles with at least three species of the pygmy seahorse to see.
Day 10 ~ Departure
Transfered to the airport for your departure.
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