The option is to. Traditional papuan accommodation is the best value raja ampat accommodation available.
Uninhabited and incredibly picturesque wayag island is an icon of raja ampat.
Wayag islands raja ampat. You wont see a tourism promotion or magazine article about raja ampat that doesnt feature the islands and their surrounding sapphire seas but wayag is not easy to get to and is very expensive to visit. As usual these reserved islands are hardly accessible. The crystal clear waters around wayag island appear like unreal windows to various types of flora and fauna that live underwaterduration.
Wayag is the main icon of raja ampat which presented in many tourism brochure promo or video. Yes that its located very far from waisai raja ampat main island and required long traveling time on the boat. Wayag is made of little islands and it is one of the icon used everytime raja ampats name come to mind.
Breathtaking at every turn in wayag you will find pristine beaches and the unique karst islands that resemble mushrooms sprouting from the sea. Four of the seven hatch and become kings who occupy four of raja ampats biggest islands whilst the other three become a ghost a woman and a stone. Raja ampat is situated off the northwest tip of birds head peninsula on papua the most eastern island of the indonesian archipelago.
Wayag island is one of the islands within the raja ampat district in the province of west papua. The name of raja ampat raja means king and empat means four comes from local mythology that tells of a woman who finds seven eggs. Typical poster about life in paradise.
The journey will take about 2 hours boat ride to the island of wayag. My second time here. The island is known for its beautiful atolls and amazing underwater life covering a total area of 155000 hectares about 3830133 acres.
Raja ampat islands sorong west papuaraja ampat is an ideal habitat for a number of species of sharks. Covering a total area of 155000 hectares it is known for its beautiful atolls and extraordinary underwater life. After early breakfast departure around 0600am to explore the most beautifull landscape of indonesia and raja ampats icon.
The pulau wayag seascape of conical karst islands is raja ampats poster child. You will find a pristine paradise far from the view blocking skyscrapers dense and hectic concrete jungles. Rocky mountains overgrown with tropical jungles stand out on the surface of the emerald sea.
Heres all you need to plan a visit and book your stay in paradise. The raja ampat archipelago according to an advertising poster is the last paradise in the world.