Moluccas The Spice Island 16 days

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Ambon City Tour visiting The World Peace Gong
Amsterdam Fortress
Visit Saparua Island
Snorkling on Nusa Laut and Molana island
Explore Salawai River
Ora Beach on Seram Island

Day

1

Arrival Jakarta International Airport

Upon arrival Soekarno - Hatta International Airport. You will be picked up by our local representative and transfer you to your hotel

Santika Premier Slipi Jakarta

Day

2

Jakarta City Tour

Breakfast at hotel and today Jakarta city tour. You start with a visit to Sunda Kelapa. Here you will see the traditional Phinisi ships that come to Jakarta to load and unload. At Fatahilah square you will see the old centre of Batavia, the colonial name of Jakarta. Past Monas square and visit the National Museum of Jakarta. Afternoon free at leisure.

Santika Premier Slipi Jakarta
Breakfast

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3

Fly to Ambon

Breakfast at the hotel and transfer to airport for your flight to Ambon. Arrival at Pattimura International Airport , direct Ambon city tour by visiting The World Peace gong , the 35th of the world , marking the reconciliation of the civil war on the Mollucas  and the monument of Martha Christina Tiahahu located at the Hill of Karang Panjang with panorama of Ambon city , the woman fought during colonial time against the Dutch. Afterward transfer to your hotel.

Hotel Maluku Resort
Breakfast

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4

Ambon excursion visit Leihitu peninsula and historical buildings

Today we make an excursion to the Leihitu Peninsula. We drive to the village Hitu and Hila. This last village is famous with its 3 historical buildings; old Immanuel Church (1780), this church was destroyed in the muslim-christian clashes in January 1999 but on 2009 the old church has been rebuilt. The old Mosque Wapaue is located in Kaitetu village. This is the old mosque that built in 1414 and Dutch Fort Amsterdam (1637). Amsterdam fortress built by the Dutch in the early 17th century, when the spice trade began to be implemented in Ambon. The fort was built after Vereenigde Oost Indische Compagnie (VOC) was founded in the Netherlands by Heeren Zeventien. A historian and observer of nature who works for the German nation soldier named George Everhard Rumphius Holland has lived in this castle in the period 1660 - 1670, and wrote a book about the flora and fauna of Ambon. Lunch in simple local restaurant.

Hotel Maluku Resort
Breakfast
Lunch

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5

Saparua Island

Transfer to Tulehu port boarding on local boat to Saparua island. On arrival in Saparua island direct sightseeing by visiting the Old Dutch fortress Duurstede, the local market (big market on Tuesday and Saturday) and visit the family home of anti-colonial hero Thomas Mattulessy (alias Pattimura) , Lunch at local restaurant. After lunch visit Kulur village where you could see Putri cave and free time at Kulur beach. Afternoon back to your hotel.

 

Perdana hotel - simple accommodation
Breakfast
Lunch

Day

6

Saparua Excursions

After breakfast visit Ouw village is the only village in the Lease Islands that has traditionally produced pottery for local use. The tour continue to visit Nolloth village to see the old church , dating back to colonial times. Visit Baileu A traditional house of Saparua. In the afternoon visit Sago producer , Afterward visit Wahaenahia beach for swim. Afternoon back to hotel.

 

 

Perdana hotel - simple accommodation
Breakfast
Lunch

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7

Snorkling on Nusa Laut and Molana Islands

Today we leave for Nusa Laut island by speed boat , upon arrival visit Fort Buverwijk then to Ameth village which is quiet and full of clove plantations. There is a monument in Ameth that is dedicated to anti-colonial heroine Martha Christina Tiahahu as well as a handful of ancient tombs and other statues to see. Lunch will be provided on the jetty. After lunch continue to Molana Beach for snorkeling. Afternoon back to your hotel.

 

Hotel Natsepa Ambon
Breakfast
Lunch

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8

Seram Island

Today you will be transferred to Seram island by speed boat. Lunch and dinner at the resort.

Ora Beach Resort - simple accomodation
Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner

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9

Salawai River Tour

Today is visiting and exploring river of Salawai. Exploring the sago palm trees and see how the local people earn their life of depending of sago. After that heading to Sapalewa island for having Lunch. After having lunch free time for snorkeling & swimming on the island. After having snorkeling, you will heading back to hotel.

Ora Beach Resort - simple accomodation
Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner

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10

Free day

Free at leisure. Dinner and overnight at the resort

Ora Beach Resort - simple accomodation
Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner

Day

11

Back to Ambon

Today you will be transferred by speed boat to Ambon. Upon arrival Ambon direct transfer to your hotel.

Hotel Natsepa Ambon
Breakfast

Day

12

Fly to Denpasar - Bali

Today you will be transferred to Airport for your flight to Denpasar Bali. Upon arrival Bali direct transfer to Ubud. Ubud is situated in a fertile region in the mountains between rivers and is particularly known from the past as a centre of the art world. The painter Walter Spies came to live here in the first half of the last century, Ubud became very popular since then. There are many museums in Ubud, however museum Puri Lukisan is worth to visit. The museum is oldest art museum in Ubud, Bali. They have modern and traditional Balinese paintings and wood carvings. Puri Saren Ubud (Ubud Palace) is another interesting place to visit. It’s an Ubud Kingdom Palace with beautiful Balinese traditional houses as a residence of Ubud King.

 

Adiwarna Arya Villas
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13 -14

Own activities

Free at leisure on your own activities.

Adiwarna Arya Villas
Breakfast

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15

Uluwatu Temple & Kecak Dance , A romantic outing

The Uluwatu temple is impressively located on the western edge of a limestone peninsula. At sunset an ensemble of actors and a choir perform the hypnotic Kecak dance here. From the amphitheater you look down into the arena, where 50 bare -chested men clad in black and white skirt rhythmically utter the " cak cak " sound. Afterward you can visit one of many seafood restaurants in Jimbaran for romantic dinner on the beach. Dinner included.

 

Adiwarna Arya Villas
Breakfast

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16

End of journey

At leisure in Ubud until transfer you with English speaking guide to the airport

 

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2 Person
2475
4 Person
2045
Price validity
November 1, 2022 -
 October 31, 2023
Price based on per person
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Tours and transfers as specified on program
English speaking guide
All entrance fees
Ticket ferry , fast boat , local boats and chartered boat
Meals as per program
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Domestic flights ( can be booked through us )
Visa on arrival IDR 500.000 per person. You might need to pay in credit card/debit card/cash at the Airport
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Important Notes

  • It is possible to extend your stay and make combination with other destinations.
  • The prices are quoted based on the low season period. High season surcharge ( July – August ) & Peak season surcharge ( December – January ) applies. Please contact us for more information.
  • The trip quoted based on standard hotels. if you wish to upgrade the accommodations please let us know , we can make a quote for you.
  • The single supplement or price for an extra bed is on request
  • No fast boat to and from Saparua island on Sunday
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Moluccas The Spice Island 16 days

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