Derawan Island


Located on the coastal shelf of East Kalimantan, Derawan Islands comprises of 31 islands with Derawan, Kakaban, Maratua, Sangalaki being the most well-known ones. As a biodiversity hotspot, the islands are home to one of the richest underwater ecosystem in the world that makes it considered as a top dive destination in the world, such as: giant turtles, dolphins, manta rays, dugongs and barracudas, and the world-famous stingless jellyfish. With pristine turquoise seas and idyllic white sand beaches fringed with waving palm trees, it presents as a dream tropical paradise. 
Day 1: Berau - Derawan
Transport will pick you up from the airport to Tanjung Batu port. Depart to derawan island using speedboat. Check-in hotel then free time. Dinner will be served at hotel or restaurant.
Day 2: Derawan - Maratua
After breakfast, we will head to Derawan Island for the first snorkeling, then off to Maratua Island for second snorkeling. After lunch, we will snorkel again around Maratua Island. Back to hotel then free time. Dinner will be served at hotel or restaurant nearby.
Day 3: Kakaban - Sangalaki
After breakfast. We will go to Kakaban Island to snorkel with the stingless jellyfish then off to Sangalaki Island for another snorkeling session. After lunch, we will snorkel some more at the Manta Point. Back to hotel and free time. Dinner will be served at hotel or restaurant nearby.
Day 4: Derawan - Berau
Checkout after breakfast then transfer to airport. End of Program.
NB: For those of you who wishes to dive, please contact us for the extra cost.
Price: Rp. 3,950,000,-/pax (based 8 pax)
 Local guide
land and boat transport
english speaking guide
meals as stated
Guesthouse with twin-sharing AC room
Snorkeling gears
entrance fee
Air ticket, airport tax, insurance, extra meals and drinks, personal equipment and expenses such as laundry, telephone call and services not mentioned above.
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