I am thinking of coming to raja ampat from 08052017 for 14 day. Located in the east indonesiawest papua region of the coral triangle raja ampat is a top global priority for marine conservation.
In a few months time well be setting sail to indonesias raja ampat one of the worlds most unspoilt marine regions with the highest marine biodiversity on earth.
Raja ampat manta ray. October to april is a time when plankton blooms reduce visibility but bring greater numbers of manta rays to the area. Mark v edrmannconservation international a few hours later im sitting down to dinner with two of the guys who can claim credit both. Anyone who ever saw manta rays alive or on photos would never forget these gorgeous fi.
Raja ampat is found on many lists considering the best dive areas around the globe. Thank you for your help. Located off the northwest tip of birds head peninsula on the island of new guinea in the province of west papua raja ampat or the four kings is an archipelago comprising over 1500 small islands caves and shoals surrounding the four main islands of misool salawati batanta waigeo and the smaller island of kofiau.
Most reef mantas are dark on the top and light on the bottom but those in raja ampat are dark on both sides. A reef manta ray at dayan raja ampat indonesia. Here you will find information on how to get to raja ampat.
8k underwater 360 video 360 video airpano. Where is raja ampat and how do i get there. Review our maps below of indonesian papua showing the location of the raja ampat islands and its host country indonesia.
Maybe i can go with other tourists to the fam islands and go back to manta homestay a few days later when you come with another boat of tourists. Would it be possible for me to get to fam islandspenemu and be picked up a few days later. Diving with manta ray raja ampat.
These speak to its fantastic soft corals and fascinating macro life but what most overlook are the amazing manta ray encounters. They can be found in bali flores and around raja ampat. Manta rays are one of the species on everyones lips when they dive in indonesia.
Diving in raja ampat. I would like to ask your opinion is it worth to come in this time because of rain. A video of a giant manta ray sighting at indonesias stunning raja ampat islands reminds us whats at stake this world oceans day.
However those found in raja ampat are very unique. Other option is that i go to komodo but raja ampat seems better for me but if there is really a lot of rain and wind then i wont have a lot from raja ampat. This is perhaps because the best sites for manta ray diving are some of the newest sites just being added to many.
Raja ampat may well be divings final frontier this stunning tropical paradise has the highest known concentration and diversity of marine life on earth. I am thinking about staying at raja ampat in september 2017.