Maluku Province Travel Guide

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Pulau Ambon

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Bandanaira

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37,126,4

Pulau Saparua

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63,159,0

Pulau Morotai

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16,32,0

Kei Kecil

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14,37,0

Pulau Seram

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4,21,0

Ambon

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35,81,1

Pulau Ternate

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11,41,0

Pulau Haruku

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4,10,0

Pulau Buru

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1,2,0

Sidangoli

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1,2,0

Pulau Babar

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Pulau Ambon

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  • With speed ferry to Pulau Saparua!

    Pulau Ambon Transportation

    The big amount of Transport is now going with big Speed Ferrys - comfortable, quick (and: life vests!) Here at photo the Ferry at harbour Tulehu.While planning your tour please realize the All- Indonesian an local holidays: At sunday and at the monday after Easter (paskah) or after Pentecosta usually no ferry goes! With Taxi from central Ambon...

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  • Natsepa Beach in northeast Ambon

    Pulau Ambon Things to Do

    Natsepa is the traditional beachside of Ambon,the Ambonese people like it very much- and of course at sunday very much people here.It is quite good sand beach here, quite flat, seems nearly free of coral stonesbut at times of south seawind it can be quite cold in this southern beach.If rainy, it is good to sit under the blue planes of the toko...

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  • Batu Chapeo - a must to see at ambon...

    Pulau Ambon Things to Do

    One of the great sightseeing points in Pulau Ambon is the "Batu Chapeo" - the free standing stone at beachside with upper side like a hut.Here at Photo seen at noon and at low tide, in the background the view to Laha Airport of other side of Ambon Bay.The hight of Bato Capeo is so about 6 m over ground.. Like in other Ambon places too there is...

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Bandanaira

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  • Going to Banda Hatta

    Bandanaira Things to Do

    At the moment (February 2015) getting to Bandanaira is difficult, only 1 boat from Pelni, the Tidar, runs every 14 days from Jakarta, Surabaya, Bau Bau, Ambon to Banda and on to Kei Islands, Dobo, Kaimana and Fak Fak in western Papua. There is a second Pelni boat (the Kelimutu one of the oldest from Pelni), but that was on a lengthy overhaul,...

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  • Hotel Delfika

    Bandanaira Hotels

    The Delfika in a nice old Dutch house is very close to the Pelni harbor and opposite the museum,...

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  • Nusantara

    Bandanaira Restaurants

    The Nusantara is a small and reasonable restaurant, main courses between 20000 Rupies and 40000 Rupies. Soto Ayam (chicken soup) and very nice grilled eggplant with a spicy peanut sauce. Close to the Pelni harbor.

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Pulau Saparua

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  • Sirsak- tropical fruits in house garden

    Pulau Saparua Off The Beaten Path

    "This is pohon Sirsak" our friends mentioned- "do you remamber the juice drink last week?"Indeed, the Sirsak is even one of the nice tropical fruits not known here in Europa.Sirsak is good for juice or jam. But be careful well to sort out the black seeds, they are toxic. Remembering in Wikipedia it is said this Sirsak ("Sauersack") fruit is good...

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  • Wandering in tropical forest to little...

    Pulau Saparua Off The Beaten Path

    Saparua is usually a quite flat coral stone island with some carst areas. In some areas are lttle mountains. One with easy acsess is in North Saparua. It is the area in that the last tropical jungle is existent. Some honorable hight trees and much green around. It is quite important only to go together with the family from the village, cause...

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  • Storys of Kanari tree & blue Moon in...

    Pulau Saparua Off The Beaten Path

    One of the highest trees in the traditional woodgardens around the northern villages of Saparua is the "Kanari tree"- the "Pohon Kanari".Dont forget to look for it, it is a nice photo. The Kanari tree is a well known figure in the traditional folktales. In one well known tale of the hero "Upo Lanito" (he set the stars at heaven at right places,...

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Pulau Morotai

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  • Jakarta to Ternate by Garuda

    Pulau Morotai Transportation

    One could take Garuda Indonesia Airways direct flight from Jakarta Soekarno Hatta Airport to Sultan Babullah Ternate Airport which would take about 3 to 4 hours....or indirect flight from Jakarta to Makassar then to Ternate or from Jakarta to Manado then to Ternate.... From Ternate Kota Baru seaport sailing by boat to Halmehara Sofifi seaport would...

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  • Boating Tobelo - Daruba

    Pulau Morotai Transportation

    Take a boat from Tobelo which located on the northern part of Halmahera island would take about one to two hours to reach Daruba seaport in southwest of Morotai, cost 100,000 rupiah.... it would be better to take a morning boat, the sea calm and the wave still lovely....in the noon or afternoon a big sea wave would rock a boat and would take more...

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  • Boat Taxi from Kota Baru to Sofifi

    Pulau Morotai Transportation

    Take a boat taxi from Ternate Kota Baru seport to Sofifi seaport on west side of Halmahera island would take about 45 minutes, cost IDR 50,000, .....then take a sharing mini van taxi from Sofifi to Tobelo which would take about 4 to 5 hours, cost 100,000 rupiah..... from Tobelo take a boat taxi to Daruba seaport on the southwest side of Morotai...

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Kei Kecil

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  • Sit under a tree to resolve disputes...

    Kei Kecil Local Customs

    Probably not something that tourists are going to do, but rather than go to the authorities, the heads of villages in the Ohoidertawun and Ohoililur area sit under a 'sacred' tree to resolve disputes. It is said that the tree provides the villagers with the wisdom to think through conflicts logically and come up with a resolution to suit all....

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  • Take a trip to southern Kei Kecil

    Kei Kecil Things to Do

    Hire a motor bike and take a day trip to the great beaches in south Kei Kecil. Thevillage of Ohoidertulu and Madwaer village, slightly north west around the cove, have picture-perfect beaches. The locals are ready for a chat and photo shoot. When I arrived with a fellow traveller, a young man promptly climbed a coconut tree, cut two down, sliced...

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  • Streets lined with flags

    Kei Kecil Things to Do

    Take a trip to the picturesque village of Debut. Here the streets were lined with flags and the locals ready to have a chat. It is at Debut where you can cross by ferry, by motorbike or by foot to the narrow western arm of Kei Kecil - cars cannot yet get across because the bridge is not finished. It is the short way down to the southern villages of...

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Pulau Seram

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  • Bus from Masoni/Amahai to Sawai

    Pulau Seram Transportation

    Kijang (shared taxi) from Masohi (Amahai) to Sawai is now either 100000 or 150000 Rupies and 3-4 hours, leaving from near the market and bus terminal on the main road (100 meter north of the small shopping center there). Use only one to Sawai not to Wasai! You will have still 5 km to walk from the turnoff. They usually leave sometime after midday...

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  • Bus from Masoni/Amahai to Sawai

    Pulau Seram Transportation

    Kijang (shared taxi) from Masohi (Amahai) to Sawai is now either 100000 or 150000 Rupies and 3-4 hours, leaving from near the market and bus terminal on the main road (100 meter north of the small shopping center there). Use only one to Sawai not to Wasai! You will have still 5 km to walk from the turnoff. They usually leave sometime after midday...

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  • Boat from Saka (and Ambon) to Sawai

    Pulau Seram Transportation

    Bus from Ambon (ferry included, leaving very early morning) to Saka, then by boat to Sawai. The buses are still running but the boat you have to charter now. The boat ride is quite nice but only reasonable if you are a big group.Better take from Ambon a Bemo / Ankot (shared minibus) to Tulehu, 10000 Rupies and 40 minutes, from there a speed boat,...

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Ambon

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  • Cafe Sari Sari

    Ambon Restaurants

    The Cafe Sari Sari is a nice place to be, live music in the evening, light meals, cakes, coffee and beer, so far the fastest wifi in Ambon (but certainly not fast). Soto Ayam (chicken soup), bananas in a cinnamon sauce. Close to the Trikora monument.

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  • Amans

    Ambon Hotels

    Penginapan Patra in Laha village is quite terrible, there is a lot mosquitoes, even with aircon...

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  • Visit "Gereja Katolik Maria bintang...

    Ambon Things to Do

    The Maria Bintang Laut (Star of the sea) -is a little away for the centre of Ambon city. Very nice the Maria Bintang Laut Cathedral. In special the picures and paintings inside too. From my view as every church, a good place to find a rest and make a little break in the busy whooling of citiys. My recommondation: Ask in before for the right time,...

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Pulau Ternate

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Pulau Haruku

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  • Views of Haruku on the way with...

    Pulau Haruku Off The Beaten Path

    Here some Photos on the way, view to south coast in the late morning from Ambon, some from start from Tulehu to Pulau Saparua, and other on way at early morning from pelabuhan Haria to pulau Amboina.

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  • With ferry "Matahari" around Pulau...

    Pulau Haruku Transportation

    Haruku, the first of "Pulau Lease" between Saparua and Ambon..As said at last travel I had not the opportunity to visit Harauku..."belum",but much seeing from the tour to Saparua and back from ferry Matahari, like in the Photo.Here along the south landfall the south west cape of Haruku came in sight, together with a very small island, more a cliff,...

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  • Start from Tulehu to Lease Islands

    Pulau Haruku Transportation

    A good start place for travel with boat is the little harbour of Tulehu.Here at photo in the morning, see the far mountains of blue Pulau Seram and the green nothwestside of Haruku in the mirror like Lease sea.Without sunday shure at every day one finds the boat to go for the two lease Islands. But as I know, only one destination Saparua or Haruku...

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Pulau Buru

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    buru-ambon cruise

    by h4pp1 Written Dec 3, 2006

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    this only one speed boat is d'best trasnportation 2 buru island, it will take 4 hours in clear weather, but need more time in bad condition. from ambon 2 buru @ 02.00 pm & @ 08.00 am from buru 2 ambon, if u miss the time, i've 2 wait d following days. the fare is Rp. 155.000/person for executive class, Rp.180.000/person for vip class

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