Upon arrival Soekarno - Hatta International Airport. You will be picked up by our local representative and transfer you to your hotel
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.
Very early morning at 00.15 fly to Sorong – West Papua. We will pick you up from the airport of Sorong and bring you to the harbor. There you will catch the public fast ferry to Raja Ampat’s capital Waisai which lies on the Island of Waigeo. We will bring you closer to mother's nature at her best, with all essential standards of service and comfort, making it an unforgettable holiday for divers, snorkelers, bird watchers and nature enthusiasts. From Waisai a 30 minutes ride by speed boat to the Raja Ampat Dive Resort. Right in front of the resort you can go snorkeling in the clear blue ocean. Afternoon leisure on your own activities.
From the resort we will take you to Wayag Island which takes approx. 3,5 hours by speed boat. The island is known for its beautiful atolls and amazing underwater life covering a total area of 155,000 hectares, about 383,013.3 acres. Here, you find pristine beaches with unique Karst islands that look like mushrooms sprouting out from the sea. Please expect some challenging hiking/trekking , we will hike up to the top to catch the breath-taking view. When back from the hill, you will appreciate to swim in the warm and quite lagoon. You will also visit conversation base camp to see black tip shark.
Today visit Arborek tourism village & Yenbuba village . It takes about 45 minutes until you reach Arborek . Arborek jetty is famous for the huge schools of fish that shelter beneath it, and also for the colourful soft corals that cover its piles. There’s good snorkeling from almost anywhere on the island. Here time to discover the splendid underwater world of these rich waters (snorkels and fins are provided). The trip continues to Yenbuba village in Mansuar island. It takes 30 minutes to reach Yenbuba. Yenbuba is one of the best places for snorkeling and diving in Raja Ampat. Here you could make a stroll through the village. Afterward visit Pasir Timbul – emerging sand. Visit Friwen Island, there is dive and snorkel spot in Friwen Island, called Friwen Wall. Here, you can see an unbelievable underwater scenery. Afternoon back to the resort.
In the early morning we will take you on an exciting trip to see the Bird of Paradise. The birds play high in the trees so make sure to bring your own binocular. You will be back to the resort around 9 AM to have breakfast. After breakfast we will take you to Kali biru/Blue river. The native people in local language call it Warabiae that has the same meaning which is a clear blue river. Here you can take a bath/swim. Visit Waisai – capital town of Raja Ampat. Afternoon back to the resort
A free morning to spend at the resort. In the afternoon, you will take the fast ferry back to Sorong. Upon arrival Sorong you will be transferred to your hotel. You will stay in the best hotel in Sorong city.
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.
Free at leisure . Own activities
On this 2 hour cycling trip with electric bikes south of the busy center of Ubud you ride through small, quaint villages where you see the unique Subak irrigation system at work, go past rivers and ride through its rustic, lush surroundings, guided by one of our experienced local guides. While cycling you will see gorgeous rice paddies with local farmers at work, dams & waterfalls, we make a stop at the Ayung river, pass by Bali Green School...
Following your cycling trip a tasty traditional Balinese meal is served in an authentic Balinese compound
Today you will encounter Bali magnificent terraced rice fields, highland life and plenty of idyllic views. This popular tour start with a visit to Bali's Butterfly Park. At Jatiluwih you will find the most scenic rice terraces on the island, and a bit further up slope a gorgeous hidden jungle temple can also be visited. At Bedugul with its climate you will first visit the fruit market, and then Beratan crater lake with its dramatic water temple. Lunch included.
At leisure in Ubud until transfer you with English speaking guide to the airport
End of the programme.