Dampier Strait near Sorong, Indonesia

Getting to Papua Explorers Resort

Papua Explorer Resort is located on Guam Island and the nearest airport is the Dominie Eduard Osok Airport located in the city of Sorong.

The resort pick up point is at the airport. Scheduled boat transfers in and out of the resort are only availabe on Wednesdays and Sundays. Other unscheduled boat transfers can be arranged at an additional cost.


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 before 11 a.m. or earlier. Take into account that flight delays are common in this region. Although the resort tries to accommodate ate arrivals due to flight deays, it may not always be possible if there are other guests already waiting a while. In case you cannot make it for the schedued transfers, the resort can provide special transfers at an additional cost.

The resort staff will meet you at the airport and help you with clearance and baggage.

If you arrived in the morning, you will be transferred to a comfortable hotel lobby where complimentary breakfast buffet or lunch are provided.
 3 hoursDepart the jetty at 12 noon. Boat departure may delay slightly in case there are flight delays. The boat journey will take about 2½; to 3 hours.


For your departure, plan to take the 10:30 a.m. flight or later out of Sorong.

The boat will leave the resort at between 6 a.m. in order to catch the 10:00 a.m. flight.
Fly out of Dominie Eduard Osok Airport in Sorong.

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