Raja Ampat Biodiversity Eco ResortDampier Strait near Sorong, Indonesia
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 12 noon, but better if you can take a much earlier flight. Take into account that flight delays are common in this region.
|Take a taxi to Rakyat Port (Pelabuhan Rakyat) which is about 15 minutes from the airport. If you don't have a lot of gear to carry, you can also consider taking a motorcycle taxi (ojek).|
|Catch the 2:00 p.m. public ferry from Rakyat Port to Waisai Harbour. The journey will take about 2 hours.|
|The resort staff will meet you at Waisai Harbour and transfer you to Raja Ampat Biodiversity Eco Resort on Gam Island. The journey will take about 30 minutes.|
Raja Ampat Biodiversity Eco Resort is located on Gam Island and the nearest airport is the Dominie Eduard Osok Airport located in the city of Sorong.
The resort pick up point is at Waisai, the capital of Raja Ampat Regency, on the island of Waigeo.
|The resort staff will transfer you to Waisai Harbour to catch the public ferry to Sorong. The journey will take about 30 minutes.|
|Catch the 2 p.m. public ferry from Waisai Harbour to Rakyat Port. The journey will take about 2 hours.|
|Spend the night in Sorong.|
|Fly out of Dominie Eduard Osok Airport in Sorong.|
For your departure, if you depart on a Wednesday or a Friday, you can catch the 9 a.m. public ferry that arrives Sorong at 11 a.m., and then take the last flight out of Sorong, thus avoiding having to overnight in Sorong.