Misool Eco Resort

  Dampier Strait near Sorong, Indonesia

Getting Here

Arrival

Flight Arrival

Fly to Dominie Eduard Osok Airport in Sorong. Popular routes to Sorong are via Jakarta (CGK-SOQ), Makassar (UPG-SOQ) and Manado (MDC-SOQ). Plan to arrive by 6:15 a.am.

If you are coming in from Jakarta, take the Garuda Indonesia Airline. Plan to depart Jakarta at 9 p.m. with GA650, arriving in Makassar at 12:30 a.m. From Makassar, take the GA698 connecting flight that departs at 3 a.m. and arrives Sorong at 6:15 a.m.

Boat TransferFrom the port, you will be transferred to Misool Eco Resort on Batbitim Island by private speedboat. The journey will take about 4 hours, depending on sea conditions. A light breakfast will be served on board.

Misool Eco Resort is located on a private island at Batbitim Island. The nearest airport is the Dominie Eduard Osok Airport located in the city of Sorong.

The resort pick up point is at Sorong airport.

Baggage allowance for Garuda domestic flights is 20 Kg, and excess baggage fees are around IDR 40,000 per Kg. If your international flight is part of the SkyTeam Airline Alliance such as Delta, KLM, Air France, Korean Air, or Garuda, you may be able to check your baggage all the way through to Sorong. In this case, Garuda currently gives 30 Kg baggage allowance for domestic flights as well.

Entry Requirements

  • Your passport must be still valid for 6 months from the date of entry into Indonesia, and contains one completely empty page for the Visa sticker.
  • You should have a valid departure ticket out of Indonesia within 30 days of your arrival.
  • A 30 day tourist visa may be obtained upon arrival in Indonesia for nationals of 45 countries.
  • Bring along 1 passport photo and a copy of your passport. This is so that the resort can apply for the required travel documents called a Surat Jalan with the Raja Ampat authorities.

Departure

Boat Transfer

After lunch, you will be transferred back to Rakyat Port at Sorong. The journey will take about 2 hours.
OvernightOff-gas and overnight in a hotel in Sorong. The hotel night in Sorong following the trip is included in the package price, along with breakfast and transfers.
Departure FlightFly out of Dominie Eduard Osok Airport in Sorong.

The checkout time is at 9 a.m., but you can still have access to the restaurant, dive centre showers, and toilets.

Location of Misool Eco Resort on the Map