Derawan islands Cruising

Tour Number

Activity Level

53647


Categories

Adventure / Active

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Children must be at least 10 years old

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 8

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), German (conversational), Indonesian (fluent), Malay (conversational)

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Derawan Island is located in, Berau Regency, East Kalimantan. There are at least four famous islands in this Archipelago, which is Pulau Maratua, Derawan, Sangalaki, and Kakaban. . Derawan chain contains Indonesia's largest nesting site for endangered green sea turtles, which emerge from the sea every night to lay their eggs on the white sand beaches of Sangalaki and Derawan Islands. Another island in the chain, Semama, is an important bird sanctuary, and Kakaban Island contains the world's largest and most diverse jellyfish lake, with four unique species of stingless jellyfiish. Kakaban is being considered for nomination as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The types of coral reefs consist of reef edge, barrier reefs and atolls.

Itinerary

Day 01: BERAU, DERAWAN ISLAND (BLD)
Upon arrival at Berau, transfer to harbor to boarding a boat and cross the Sulawesi Sea to Derawan Island. Check in at Vila. Lunch, afternoon possibility for snorkeling at Derawan village sightseeing. At night we could explore the Turtle bay.

Day 02: DERAWAN ISLAND, KAKABAN, SANGALAKI ISLAND (BLD)
Early in the morning by fishermen's boat to Kakaban island or sweat water lake, then to Sangalaki Island which is called the Capital of The Mantas Rays, many kinds of exotic fish could be seen in this area like the Mantas, Napoleons, purple sea horses, tunicates, dwarf scorpion fishes, and not to forget the Coral Sea Garden which is still intact.

Day 03: DERAWAN, BERAU, BALIKPAPAN (B)
After breakfast start our trip cross the sea by boat to Berau for the return flight to Balikpapan, from where you can connect for your next destination

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 3 days

September -December some times Rain

Transportation

Reguler Fliht From Jakarta -Balikpapan-Berau
Private Car from Airport to The Port
Speed Boat return to the island

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation
  • Admission Tickets

Other: Tiket Flight Jakarta-Balikpapa-Berau Return
car from Air port to Tanjung Batu Floating Jetty Return
Sepid boat from Jetty to Derawan,Kakabab,sangalaki Return
2 Nights at Vila Derawan
Breakfast,Lunch,Dinner,Aqua,coffee and Tea
Snorckling Equipments

Estimated Local Cash Needed

500 IDR - IDR.500.000-500.USD

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs

Restrictions

I am not a Driver, we will take a Driver with us.
National Parks and Private Reserves have their own local guides, we must hire them as needed.

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    53647


    Categories

    Adventure / Active

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. Children must be at least 10 years old

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 8

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent), German (conversational), Indonesian (fluent), Malay (conversational)

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