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Doberai Private Island, a resort owned and run by Indonesian.

Experience local tradition with high standard. In tropical dive resort services. Doberai Private Island provides a uniquely Indonesian hospitality.

As previous satisfied guests did, experience yourself our motto:

Come as Guests. Stay as Family. Leave as Friend.

Doberai Private Island occupies a 70 ha natural wonderfull exclusive island privately. Named Urai, only 25 minutes from Waisai, the Capital City of Raja Ampat district. The exclusivity and privacy are guaranteed would be yours.

Doberai Private Island located off the northwest tip of Bird’s Head Peninsula. On the island of New Guinea, in Indonesia’s West Papua province. Raja Ampat, or the four Kings. Is an archipelago comprising over 1,500 small islands, cays, and shoals. Surrounding the four main islands of Misool, Salawati, Batanta, and Waigeo, & the smaller island of Kofiau.

The name of Raja Ampat, comes from local mythology. That tells about a woman who finds seven eggs. Four of the seven eggs hatch and become kings. That occupy four of Raja Ampat biggest islands whilst the other 3 become a ghost, a woman & a stone.

Raja Ampat Regency is a new regency. Which separated from Sorong Regency. In 2004. It encompasses more than 40,000 km² of land and sea. Which also contains Cenderawasih Bay, the largest marine national park in Indonesia.

It’s a part of the newly named West Papua (province) of Indonesia which was formerly Irian Jaya. The islands are the most northern pieces. Of land in the Australian continent.

Although accessing Raja Ampat’s islands isn’t that difficult. It takes some time. It takes four hours flight from Jakarta. The capital city of Indonesia to Sorong. Then. taking the boat to reach the islands is necessary.

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Always Safe Diving Practices

Always Safe Diving Practices

Always Safe Diving Practices

Always Safe Diving Practices – Raja Ampat Doberai Private Island prioritizes diving activity as one of the activities that our guests could do in our private Urai island.

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Hence, Raja Ampat Doberai Eco Resort ensures that all of the diving equipment, speed boat, safety first tool kits, and standard Operating Procedure are all applied and in a good shape or condition.

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By doing that, Raja Ampat Doberai Eco Resort would be able to give assurance to our guests that they are in the right hand to do their scuba diving activities.

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As just like any other activities, scuba diving or diving should be comfortable and safe. Here is an example – an example of safe diving practices with the aim to improve safety and comfort while doing scuba diving.

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They are written as follow:

1. Maintain physical and mental health to bein a good condition for diving. Avoid the influence of alcohol or dangerous drugs when doing a diving activity.

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2. Practice the skills Scuba Diving as always, always trying to improve skills through ongoing training and reviewing conditions after a certain period of inactivity diving.

And still, refer to the training materials to keep in mind the information – information that is important.

So it has its own training manual is very IMPORTANT, as a reference after completion of training.

3. Know where you do the dives. If not quite familiar, ask for help from the local dive orientation competent.

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4. If diving conditions worse than you have ever experienced, then you should postpone diving or select other alternative dive sites that have better condition.

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5. Not to dive in caves, shipwrecks or technical diving activities, unless specially trained to do so.

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They are written as follow:

6. Use a piece of complete diving equipment, well maintained, reliable, and already you know; Check whether the equipment according to the size and function before a dive.

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7. Listen carefully to the briefing/briefing before the dive, pay attention and respect the advice of those who supervise dive activities (divemaster or instructor).

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8. Understand that it takes special training if you want to perform a certain activity dives, diving in different geographical locations, and or if we do not do the dives for more than 6 months.

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9. Obey the partnership system (Buddy System) on each dive. Plan dives well, including dive profile, how to communicate, if the procedure separately with a diving partner and emergency procedures with our buddy.

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10. Understand how to use Table Diving (Dive Table) and Dive computer.

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They are written as follow:

11. Plan all no-decompression dives and uses conservative margins in planning dives. Always check the depth and time during underwater.

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12. Limit maximum depth at the appropriate level with training and experience.

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13. Limit the speed rises to the surface does not exceed 18 meters per minute. Be a SAFE Diver – Slowly Ascend From Every dive (Up to surface slowly on every dive).

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14. Perform Safety Stop on every dive as an additional precaution, usually at a depth of 5 meters for 3 minutes or more.

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15. Maintain appropriate buoyancy. Adjust the ballast system on the surface for neutral buoyancy with how to clear the air of the BCD. Maintain neutral buoyancy underwater. Using positive buoyancy to swim or rest on the surface of the sea.

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They are written as follow:

16. Use a ballast system that is easy to be released. It is important to control buoyancy when there are problems during the dive.

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17. Breathe properly for diving. Do not hold your breath or breath delay if breathing using compressed air, and avoid excessive hipper-ventilation while doing Skin Diving.

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18. Avoid tiring activities while diving under the water and dive in accordance with the limits of our ability.

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19. Use a boat, float or other support surface tool when needed.

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20. Know and obey the law – law / local rules relating to diving, including about fishing, fishing rules and regulations use dive flag.

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Such tips are safe diving practices, hopefully, we are able to dive comfortably without having to ignore safety dives. Hope it is useful.

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Languages In Raja Ampat Society

Languages in Raja Ampat Society

Languages In Raja Ampat Society

Languages In Raja Ampat Society – Raja Ampat region is a region that is very unique. With a series of islands large and small. Which greatly affects both the state of the language. And its speakers as well as the cultural and social system that is embraced. By the people in this region.

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Languages ​​and Cultures

In addition, this region is a border region. Between groups of languages ​​and cultures in the west. Namely the language and culture in the Moluccas. And groups of languages ​​and cultures in Papua.

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With the geographical conditions, which is an archipelago. And the most western part of the chain of islands of New Guinea, Raja Ampat Islands.

Into areas that in terms of anthropologic and linguistic. Is an area that gets the title of diversity (an area of ​​diversity).

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This diversity is a very precise term used to describe the situation. Of culture and language is a blend of cultures. And native languages ​​of Raja Ampat. With cultural and language brought by immigrants.

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Both from other regions of Papua and outside Papua.

This mix of cultures and languages ​​has happened centuries ago.

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Languages ​​Deployment in Raja Ampat

From the survey conducted, Raja Ampat languages ​​can be grouped as follows:

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Ma’ya language;

that the language used by the tribal community Wawiyai (Gulf Kabui). Tribal Laganyan (KampungAraway, BeO and Lopintol). And tribal Kawe (KampungSelpele, Salio, Bianci and Waisilip).

They use a language that consists of several dialects. Namely dialect Wawiyai, Laganyan, and Kawe.

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Language Ambel (-Waren);

that the language used by the inhabitants of several villages. In the eastern Gulf of Mayalibit. Such as Warsamdin, Kalitoko, Wairemak, Waifoi, Go, and Kabilol. And Kabaré and Kapadiri in North Waigeo.

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Batanta language.

The language used by the people who inhabit the south Island Batanta. Namely residents of Kampung Wailebet. And Kampung Yenanas.

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Tepin language.

The language used by the population in north eastwards Salawati. Namely residents in KampungKalyam, Solol, Kapatlap, and Samate. With several dialects, namely, dialect Kalyam Solol, Kapatlap and Samate.

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Moi language.

This language is the language used by the residents in KampungKalobo, Sakabu. And partly KampungSamate. Moi language used in Salawati. Moi is a dialect derived from the mainland west the Bird’s Head, which is directly adjacent. To the Strait of Sele.

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Matbat language.

Matbat term is the name given to identify resident and native language Misool Island. The original person called the MatbatMisool and their language is called the language Matbat.

Residents who are native speakers of this Matbat spread. In KampungSalafen, Lenmalas, Atkari, Folley, Tomolol, Kapatcool, Aduwei, and Magey.

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Misool language.

This title is given by the population speaking MisoolMisool own. This Misool language is different from the language Matbat. People who use this Misool language. Called as Matlou by the Matbat, which means the beach.

People who use the language Misool are generally Muslim, scattered in KampungWaigama, Fafanlap, Gamta, Lilinta, Yelu, Business Jaya, and Harapan Jaya.

This language is also used by some Muslim villages. In Salawati like Sailolof Muslim villages, and Samate.

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Biga language.

This language is one of the languages ​​of migration that is. In the southeast of the island of Misool, which is used by the inhabitants of the village. On the banks of the River BigaBiga (South East Misool District).

Population and language is expected to migrate. From Waigeo Island, from KampungKabilol, speaking Ambel. Researchers need to conduct further research to determine whether the language. Has similarities with language Biga Ambel.

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Biak language.

Biak language in Raja Ampat is a language that is migrating. From the island of Biak and Noemfoor together. With the spread of Biak to Raja Ampat. Biak language is divided into several dialects.

Namely Biak Beteu (Beser), Biak Wardo, Biak USBA, Biak Kafdaron, and Biak Noemfoor.

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Other languages.

With the current population migration from the Maluku Islands and other western regions. Then there are also several languages ​​spoken by migrants in Raja Ampat.

As the language of Ternate, Seram, Tobelo, Bugis, Buton, and Java. These languages ​​are minority languages ​​because speakers are not too much.

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Lingua Franca in Raja Ampat

History shows that the Raja Ampat Biak and Malay language. Has long been used as a language of everyday communication. Among tribes in Raja Ampat. Especially in the northern part of the Raja Ampat.

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Use of Biak language as the language of everyday communication (lingua franca). In this region is supported by the spread rate and Biak language dominant.

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In coastal areas and islands of Waigeo Island. In the north to Salawati and Kofiau in the south.

While Malay Papua is the most common communication language. Used in everyday activities in the Raja Ampat.

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Sago Staple Food Raja Ampat

Sago Staple Food Raja Ampat

Sago Staple Food Raja Ampat

Sago Staple Food Raja Ampat – In the eastern part of Indonesia, particularly in the area of ​​Raja Ampat, the world recognizes or knows Raja Ampat archipelago for its uniqueness and the magnificent view above and underwater.

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But do not know what is the staple food of the community, before the rice was introduced by the government for the last 40 years.

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In eastern part of Indonesia, they are; Sulawesi, Ambon, and Papua, including Raja Ampat, their staple food before was sago. In Raja Ampat itself, accordingly the first tribe was first made sago as a staple food in the region is Matbat.

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Sago

Since there used to be a tribe of “tribal Matbat” who first inhabited the islands of Misool area. The tribe originally lived in the middle of the forest so that they make sago as their staple food.

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Sago is the tree when used as a source of subsistence which has two benefits, namely as foodstuffs and building materials.

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Benefits as foodstuffs such as mushrooms emerging from the dregs of the squeezed sago, and sago worms emerging from sago trunk consumed, aci. Or starch as raw material to make papeda, and Sinoli.

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According to local people, “Papeda can be made by pouring hot water to sago powder, stir it gently until the liquid evaporated and sago becomes condensed.”

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Sinoli

There is another delicacy made from sago named Sinoli. It can be made by sifting the sago to get really soft and smooth sago. Then, heat a bowl of coconut milk, pour it to the sifted sago, stir for a minute, then Sinoli is ready.

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Besides made a variety of processed foods, the sago tree also has many benefits. The leaves can be made roofs, the trunk of the leave is to make senate or mat to be used in the house.

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In an effort to help preserve and introduce the culture and local food abroad. Doberai Eco Resort also serves dishes that use sago as raw material. To the guests who stay at Raja Ampat Doberai Eco Resort.

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Doberai Private Island

Most of the guests of Raja Ampat Doberai Eco Resort, now Doberai Private Island give positive responses. Over the dishes presented.

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Based on the fact, Raja Ampat Doberai Eco Resort decided. To continue serving the dishes using sago as raw materials.

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By doing that, Raja Ampat Doberai eco Resort believes that the world. Would know better the culture as well as sago as one of the staple food in Raja Ampat.

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Cendrawasih Birds Of Paradise

Cendrawasih Birds Of Paradise

Cendrawasih, Birds Of Paradise

 

Cendrawasih Birds Of Paradise – Raja Ampat Doberai Eco Resort.

Now Doberai Private Island provides itinerary to allow guests enjoying the beauty. Of birds of paradise.

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In order to do so, guests should wake up at 4.30 am. And ride 5 minutes boat to reach the beach. From there, we would continue for trekking. For around 30 minutes in the dense forest. Of  Yembesser island.

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When we reach the place, we should hide under a para-para. And remain quiet, until the birds come and play.

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Raja Ampat Doberai Eco Resort also provides many other itineraries. For the guests to enjoy the beauty. Of Raja Ampat archipelago comprehensively.

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Bird of Paradise

It is reasonable if Cendrawasih bird is touted as the bird of paradise.

Why not, a bird that becomes the mascot of Papua is indeed a beauty. With beautiful coat colour. Due to their elegance colour. Cendrawasih bird known as the bird of paradise.

In fact, reportedly because they are too beautiful. This kind of birds rarely goes down to the ground. They just fly in the air and landed on a tree branch.

Striking colours of paradise feathers is usually a combination. Of several other colours. Such as black, brown, orange, yellow, white, blue, red, green, and purple.

This bird is more attractive with the presence. And unique elongated feathers growing from the beak. Wings or head.


The Highest Number of Species of Bird of Paradise

Reportedly, Indonesia is the country. With the highest number of species of bird of paradise. Allegedly there are approximately 30 species of paradise in Indonesia. 28 species of them can be found in Papua.

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Bird of Paradise dies wire (Seleucidis Melanoleuca) is a kind. Of mascot or identity of Papua Province. In addition to being the mascot of Papua, Papuan society is also often used as a compliment. Of paradise feathers or ornaments in their traditional clothes.

Because of the beauty of fur, where the bird. Of paradise is more and more threatened. Poaching and illegal arrest for the purpose of trade. And habitat destruction in the wild into several main causes. Of this increasingly scarce bird.

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Protected Species

Even in the late 19th century and early 20th century. Fur paradise bloom traded as a trend in Europe to decorate women’s hats. But now the beautiful exotic bird is categorized as a protected species.

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In Indonesia alone, some kind of paradise among a small yellow bird of paradise. Paradise bald, paradise king, red bird of paradise. And toowa has been entered in the list of species protected. Under Law No. 5 of 1990 and Regulation No. 7 of 1999. The utilization of bird of paradise feathers is still allowed only. For the benefit of local people in their traditional clothes decoration.

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It was certainly not excessive and fortunately. The people of Papua have local knowledge. And customs to participate preserve this bird.

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Raja Ampat Sea Area

The Raja Ampat Sea Area covers more than 85% of the Raja Ampat area. This condition is inversely proportional to the land area. This is, of course, the main attraction for Raja Ampat. Especially in the eyes of divers.

The famous diving spots in Raja Ampat, include Cape Kri. Which is not far from Mansuar island, the Blue Magic which has beautiful coral. Or the waters around Arborek island which is a Manta Stingray habitat.

Fish species that live in these waters exceed the number of land animal species. The world’s divers love Raja Ampat. Because, of the biological wealth possessed by its underwater paradise. To call Raja Ampat the Underwater Sea of the World.

Many unique marine species such as wobbegong (a type of cuttlefish/squid), mini seahorses. Or even large fish such as sharks, manta rays, and legendary mermaids.

Divers also often find and swim with a collection of Tuna, Giant Trevally, or Snappers.

In fact, dangerous fish such as Barracuda often accompany divers when enjoying the beauty of the Raja Ampat underwater ecosystem.


Contact Raja Ampat Resort 

Office

Jl. H. Muri Salim III. No. 17A.
Cirendeu Legoso. Tangerang Selatan. Code Post: 15419

 

Phone

Call / SMS/ Whats App :

Putri : +62 821 1251 1763

Aswad : +62 812 8297 5310

Whats App : +62 812 8297 5310

Sandra (Finland) : +35 845 105 8485

Tedja (United State): +1 628 226 5604

Global Warming Threatens Small Island

Global Warming Threatens Small Island

Global Warming Threaterns Small Island

Global Warming Threatens Small Island – Global warming is giving a serious threat to the small islands in Indonesia. The most feared impact of global warming is sinking small islands in Indonesia.

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In fact, Indonesia with more than 13,000 islands, most of which are small islands.

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 Global warming is increasing the average temperature of the atmosphere, the earth, and the sea.

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This warming caused by increased concentrations of greenhouse gases due to human activities such as burning fossil fuels and deforestation.

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Effects

One of the effects of global warming is the melting of permafrost in polar. The melting of polar ice leads to rising sea levels. Sea level is higher can drown small islands in Indonesia.

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Raja Ampat Islands with many small islands that come under threat of global warming.

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Global warming is also an impact on coral reef damage. This recall coral reefs are very vulnerable to changes in sea temperature. Destruction of coral reefs also provides a serious impact on the islands of Indonesia.

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Coral reefs have many benefits, one of which as coastal protection from erosion and abrasion. Coral reefs fortify the coast and islands of scouring the waves and ocean currents.

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So if damaged coral reefs, one of them due to global warming, then lost of coastal protection and coastal erosion will occur more quickly.

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Because the process is likely small islands will be submerged and eroded waves and ocean currents.

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Serious Concern of Various Parties

The serious threat of global warming on the survival of small islands have become a serious concern of various parties. Even the UNEP (United Nations Environment Programme; World Environment Agency) created a  theme;  “Raise your voice, not the sea level”.

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Small islands in Indonesia is actually a vital part of Indonesia. Not only in terms of the environment and the economy alone. The islands are closely linked to national sovereignty.

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The loss of a small island, especially the outer islands of Indonesia, can change the state boundary line. The loss of a small island could be the migration of tens of square kilometres of Indonesian territory into the hands of another country.

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Unique Life Raja Ampat Community

Unique Life Raja Ampat Community

Unique Life Raja Ampat Community

Unique Life Raja Ampat Community – The native people of Raja Ampat is composed of many indigenous tribes. The indigenous tribes there who inhabit the region and the Raja Ampat archipelago since hundreds of years ago.

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Migrated from other islands in the region around Raja Ampat.

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Tribes

In the book Profile Hobbies Travel Raja Ampat, West Papua, a book published by the Department of Culture and Tourism of Raja Ampat, given that there are at least 12 indigenous tribes who currently inhabit the islands of Raja Ampat.

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Like the lyrics of a song written by Frankie Sahilatua (deceased) entitled “I’m Papua” that is often sung by the artist from Papua Edo Kondologit.

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Characteristic of Native Raja Ampat islands are like our brothers who came from Papua is black and curly hair.

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As the inhabitants of the archipelago that most of its territory is sea, the main source of livelihood of the majority of the people of Raja Ampat is to cultivate a variety of natural resources from the sea.

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Such as fishing, maker of salted fish, seaweed search, or as a provider of transportation services inter-island sea etc.

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Mayalibith

One of the native tribes Raja Ampat are those who inhabit the villages in the Mayalibith bay area Raja Ampat, they are in Kampung Lopintol and Warema.

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Residents Lopintol is known as the night light fisherman. They worked without a fishing rod or net, but the technique of ‘light fishing’.

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Fishermen use kerosene lamps highlight to attract fish. This method is very effective, so they can catch 40 fish in one action. While residents in Kampung Warema has a habit of hunting sago worm for consumption.

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Residents looking sago worms that live in the sago tree trunk that has been cut down and started to rot.

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In addition to cooking, local residents commonly eat raw sago worm or still alive. If you visit the village, you might get a challenge from residents to eat sago worm newly taken from the tree.

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Raja Ampat communities also keep track of history, in the form of ancient paintings and hand stamp on the cliffs of limestone islands in the Gulf region Kabui.

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Your adventure in Raja Ampat should end with a climb to the top of Wayag Islands, which has a panoramic view like ‘fragments of heaven fallen to the earth’. – Unique Life Raja Ampat Community

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Correct Trip To Raja Ampat

 Correct Trip To Raja Ampat

Correct Trip To Raja Ampat

Correct Trip To Raja Ampat – “I wanna stay for one or two night in Raja Ampat and I wanna see Wayag, Phonemo, Hidden Bay, Kaliraja…….”.

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That’s the most common statement or questions from guests who came to Raja Ampat, without getting sufficient info or perception of Raja Ampat.

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Raja Ampat Doberai Eco Resort or Doberai Private Island experiences almost every month receiving those kinds of guests who come to Raja Ampat without doing any sufficient research even from the internet.

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For me, as local, it is ironic since most of those typical guests are local tourists.

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Raja Ampat

Before coming to Raja Ampat most of the guests thought that Raja Ampat is just like Bali, where they can easily go everywhere by riding a taxi, or simply renting a car or motorcycle or even by just bicycling.

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What ……??? How come it is really expensive? That’s the second most common expression after knowing that going to Raja Ampat takes serious effort, physically and financially.

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Raja Ampat is a municipality under West Papua Province. Raja Ampat itself is actually an archipelago, consisting of 1.500 islands. Out of that, 640 islands are classified as big islands.

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Since 80% of the Raja Ampat area is a conservation area, only 20 – 40 islands are inhabitant, and the rest are completely natural and empty.

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Doberai Eco Resort

Geographically, Raja Ampat has a significantly wide area, since it is spreading from bird’s head of West Papua down to South Ambon. Doberai Eco Resort itself is located in South Waigeo, Raja Ampat.

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Gradually, the world knows that Raja Ampat is extremely beautiful.

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But, unfortunately, to see and enjoy Raja Ampat, we have to reach or visit every single dive spots, islands, bays, caves, limestones, animals’ natural habitat, indigenous local villages, primitive handprint as well as cemeteries. And many more other exciting destinations.

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Hence, once again, we, Doberai Eco Resort, strongly suggest you do sufficient research. From varieties sources such as the internet, books, or asking friends who have come to Raja Ampat.

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By doing this, we guarantee that you would be able to minimize unnecessary expenditure. And at the same time maximize your vacation in Raja Ampat.

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New Gorgeous Beach Doberai Resort

New Gorgeous Beach Doberai Resort

New Gorgeous Beach Doberai Resort

New Gorgeous Beach Doberai Resort – As the number of guest staying in Raja Ampat Doberai Eco Resort or Doberai Private Island is increasing rapidly for the last one year.

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We perceive the need to expand our “playground” that consists of a beach, dive spot, camping ground and trekking area in and adjacent Urai island.

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Urai Island

Urai Island, the 70 ha natural beautiful island where we are located, has many gorgeous white sand beaches around it, and one of them we name it JB’s Park.

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The beach actually one of the house-reed in our Raja Ampat Resort. The dive spot is known to be abundant with soft coral, hard coral, nudies, macros, sea turtle and pigmy.

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JB’s Park beach is a simple natural and sexy beach. Just like any other enticing beaches in tropical countries, JB’s Park is “equipped” with clear white sand, crystal shallow water, pretty coconut trees, shady green trees, beautiful coral reef and privacy.

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Raja Ampat Resort

We put privacy as one of the criteria to be an ideal beach. This is in line with the concept of our Raja Ampat Resort, which is to provide the “playground” as privacy as possible for the guest.

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We guaranty that the guest and his/her spouse or partner would literally be alone.

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Based on the natural condition, inputs from guest and our consultant, we have decided that the beach is highly ideal to be a camping ground in our Raja Ampat Resort.

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The camping ground is specifically needed by canoe riders, the guest who area crazy about the beach but want to stay in completely empty beach, the guest who just want to be alone in a sexy empty tropical beach.

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Canoe

Canoe riders in Raja Ampat are guest who explores and enjoy 1,500 islands of Raja Ampat, that’s why it is classified as archipelago, by riding canoe.

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The riders row their canoe in 10 up to 20 people in a group. The riders usually could be strong enough to row their canoe for a month in one time visit to Raja Ampat. They stay on a different island for almost every night. That is why they need JB’s Park.

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Even though the riders are usually equipped by state of the art canoe, that can carry every item needed. For survival in wild mother nature such as a tent, food, mini cooker, first aid medical treatment etc.

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But, based on a request we still provide them. With complete support that could allow them to relax, enjoy. And regain their energy to continue their exciting. But challenging canoe riding in Raja Ampat.

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