North Maluku - 14 Days / 13 Nights (Tour Code: MAL-02)
01 Day : DENPASAR - MAKASSAR
Departure from Denpasar to Makassar. Meeting service and transfer to Hotel for overnight stay.
02 Day : MAKASSAR – TERNATE – SOFIFI – TOBELO - PUMLANGA
After breakfast transfer to the airport for departure flight to Ternate in North Maluku. After arrival at the airport in Ternate we drive to the traditional harbor of Kota Baru, and then we take a speed boat to Sofifi in Halmahera. From Sofifi we continue drive for about 4 hours by car to Tobelo where we go in the evening to Pumlaga village with public boat. Overnight stay on the boat.
03 – 04 Day : PUMLANGA - KAIBI RIVER
We will arrive early in the morning in Pumlanga village. Take a rest in a few hours in this village and than transfer to Kaibi River. After that we walk about 30 minutes to the river to reach the Togutil Ethnic. Two days we will stay here with the Togutil, and to observe their daily activities and get to know her simple life. People of Togutil known as Hunter. Sleeping in the tent.
05 Day : KAIBI RIVER - PUMLANGA - JARA JARA
After breakfast we walking and than drive back to the Pumlanga village and then continues for about an hour by chartered long boat to Jara - Jara village. This village is very beautiful with a beach and coral. Stay overnight in a local family house.
06 Day : JARA JARA
In this village we will visit a school, snorkeling or observe the daily activities of the local peoples. Stay overnight in a local family house.
07 Day : JARA JARA - TOBELO
After breakfast we drive for about 3 hours with a chartered long boat to Tobelo. Check in at Hotel Elizabeth.
08 Day : TOBELO TOUR
Throughout the day we will make a round trip in Tobelo and Gelala. We
will visit the largest Duma Lake in Halmahera, the hot spring Mumaya and see how the “Moluccan Crab Fowl " lay their eggs in the evening. Overnight stay in Hotel Elizabeth.
09 Day : TOBELO - SOFIFI - TERNATE - BACAN
After breakfast we drive by car to Sofifi and continue by speedboat to Ternate. In the evening we will take the public boat to Bacan Island. Stay overnight on the boat.
10 - 11 Day: BAJO SANGKUANG
On arrival at the Bacan Island we take a chartered long boat for about 2 hours to Sangkuan village where the people of the Bajo Sangkuang etnic live as sea peoples. There are about 90 % of the populations as fishing families. For two days we will stay here in the Fishing family to observe their daily activities and see how they work for their livelihood. We will also visit the school in this village. Overnight stay in the family house.
12 Day : SANGKUAN - BACAN - TERNATE
With a rent longboat we drive back to Bacan Island to see the endemic monkey of the island. In the evening the trip by public boat goes back to Ternate. Stay overnight on the boat.
13 Day : TERNATE TOUR
Upon arrival in the morning in Ternate we take a city tour. We will visit some Dutch and Portuguese forts, the Sultan's Palace of Ternate. Ternate is also famous as the Spice Island and here we can see a 350 year old clove tree. Stay overnight at hotel.
14 Day : TERNATE DEPARTURE
After breakfast transfer to the airport for the flight to your next destination.
Ambon Expedition - 06 Days/ 05 Nights (Tour Code: MAL-03)