Raja Ampat, West Papua, Indonesia (Resort-based)
When to Dive: All year round
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Inclusive in the package: 8D/7N accommodation (twin-sharing) in air-conditioned lodges with en-suite bathroom and hot shower, full meals, diving own equipment, Raja Ampat conservation fee (about USD100), all land transfers in Makassar and Sorong and 2-3 nights stay in Makassar (1 night on arrival from KL and 1-2 nights before the departure day to KL; to synchronize with AirAsia flight schedules) plus 1 day free & easy in Makassar (transport provided to go around).
Not inclusive in the package: AirAsia flight from KL to Makassar (ticket price around RM400 return), Makassar to Sorong (ticket price around RM700 - 900 return), Makassar airport fees (total about RM50) and meals in Makassar.
Typical Itinerary (8D/7N Trip):
Day 1: AirAsia AK330 KL (KUL) to Makassar (UPG), transfer to hotel and overnight in Makassar
Day 2: Flight Makassar to Sorong, transfer to the resort
Day 3 - 8: 2 dives per day
Day 9: Transfer to airport, flight Sorong to Makassar, transfer to hotel in Makassar
Day 9: Free & easy day in Makassar
Day 10: Transfer to airport, flight AirAsia AK331 back to Kuala Lumpur