Sunday, February 10, 2019

Tour in Coastal Region of Manokwari

Manokwari is the capital of West Papua Province of Indonesia. It has been a famous destination among visitors who like nature. There are a lot of places around Manokwari which tourists can visit to see plants, insects, birds, butterflies and wild flowers in the forest as well as enjoy snorkeling over coral reef to see various colorful fish.
Because most of the terrains in this tour is easy to moderate, this tour is suitable for anyone who cannot do hiking in the steep slopes of Arfak mountains. It is also recommended for visitors who only stay for short period of time in Manokwari.
Hill Forest of Manokwari

Here is the details of the program:
This trip is day trip. Visitors can stay in their hotel and do the tour during the day.
Day 1
Hiking in hill forest of Manokwari to see various kinds of tropical plants, wild flower, bird, butterfly, grasshopper, dragon fly, and etc. If the weather is good, we could explore a cave in the forest to see its stalactite and stalagmite as well as bats, frogs, and lizards that live in it.

Day 2
In the morning, there are birds such as starlings, frigatebird, kingfishers that are active in the forest of the island. There are butterflies and beetles too. We can go hiking to the top of the island to see the scenery. In the afternoon, we can walk to the beach to enjoy swimming and snorkeling.
Coastal Region of Manokwari
Day 3
We will start our exploration of the lowland area of Manokwari by walking along the coast. There are butterflies, birds, wild flowers that we can see along the way. In the hiking route, we can take a rest at the beach of a village in the north coast of Manokwari. We can enjoy swimming and snorkeling too.

Things to bring:
Insect repellent lotion, Drinking water, Snacks, Camera, Hat, Rain poncho, Snorkeling mask, and flippers, Binoculars for bird and widlife watching, What you can wear, T-shirts and jeans/ shorts, sport shoes or hiking sandals (with socks)

Cost: 5,000,000 rupiahs for 2 people
This includes transportation, snacks, guides and payment to local villagers whose beaches or forest we enter.

The cost does not include hotel accommodation and dinner after day tour in Manokwari city,

Please, contact Charles Roring
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