Maratua Paradise ResortCelebes Sea near Tanjung Redeb, Indonesia
The nearest town to this resort is Tanjung Redeb located in Berau regency, East Kalimantan. There are two recommended routes you can take to reach Tanjung Redeb depending on your location. From Tanjung Redeb, the resort will take care of you and transfer you to the jetty and then from the jetty, transfer you by boat to your resort.
For the first route option, from your location, fly to Balikpapan, East Kalimantan through Singapore or Indonesia. Then take the domestic flight to Tanjung Redeb, Berau. The flight time from Balikpapan to Tanjung Redeb is about 1 hour.
If you are coming through Singapore, you will fly from Singapore International Airport, Singapore to Sepinggan International Airport, Balikpapan, then to Kalimarau Airport, Tanjung Redeb, Berau.
If you are coming through Indonesia, you will fly from Jakarta International Airport, Indonesia to Sepinggan International Airport, Balikpapan, then to Kalimarau Airport, Tanjung Redeb, Berau.
For the second route option, from your location, fly to Tarakan, East Kalimantan through Malaysia. Then take the domestic flight to Tanjung Redeb, Berau.
Coming through Malaysia, you will either fly from Sepang International Airport or Kota Kinabalu International Airport to Tawau Airport, then on to Juwata International Airport, Tarakan, then finally to Kalimarau Airport, Tanjung Redeb, Berau.
The flight time from Tawau to Tarakan is 45 minutes while the flight time from Tarakan to Berau is 30 minutes.
Boat transfer schedule Normal boat transfer schedule to Maratua Paradise Resort is on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday and transfer schedule out from this resort is on Tuesday, Friday and Sunday.
If you are unable to follow the boat transfer schedule, then additional cost may apply for unscheduled boat transfers. This additional cost will be waived if there are at least 4 persons in your transfer.
If you are from Europe, United States or Japan, you will need to obtain a visa to enter Indonesia. If you are from Asia, there is a good chance you won't need a visa. Here is the list of countries exempted from needing a visa and list of countries that requires visa.
The entry visa can be obtained at most major airports in Indonesia on arrival. However, if you are taking the second route option to Tarakan, you will have to obtain a visa before entering Indonesia because you will not be able to get a visa on arrival at Tarakan.