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If you wish for fantastic and unforgettable travel experience throughout your lifetime, then you are now on the right web page. Raja Ampat is a tour destination for all reasons to visit. From the highest point in the sky down to the ocean floor, Raja Ampat has the fascinating beauty for everyone. If there is a tour destination you must visit at least once in a lifetime, Raja Ampat is one of them.

   
 

LAST PARADISE ON
EARTH

Last Paradise on Earth, this is the name Raja Ampat archipelago is widely known and called today. It may sound an exaggeration, but not for those who have been there

   

PARADISE FOR DIVERS

It is no exaggeration to Raja Ampat being called "heaven for divers". The geographical location of Raja Ampat archipelago in the hub of the world's coral triangle has made Raja Ampat waters rich of marine biodiversity.

   

PARADISE FOR RARE WILDLIFE

The abundance of natural resources of Raja Ampat archipelago lies not only found in its waters but also on its land. The land contour without mount or mountains exceeding 1000 meter above the sea level makes...

 
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.Waisai, 18-21 Oktober 2012
Festival Raja Ampat 2012

 

 

 

 

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Waisai, Oktober 2013:
FESTIVAL RAJA AMPAT 2013

LEGEND STORY OF THE FOUR KINGS

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There are some versions of the stories  as to the origin of the name Raja Ampat inherited from generation to generation from in the life of the indigenous people of Raja Ampat archipelago. One version of this story is as illustrated below:

Once upon a time in Teluk Kabui Kampung Wawiyai Kabui, a couple of husband and wife was walking into the forest (as forest encroachers) seeking for food, as soon as they arrived on the Waikeo riverbank (Wai means water, Kew means bay), they found six dragon eggs. The eggs were stored in noken (bag) and they took them, when they arrived home the eggs were stored in a room. At night, they heard the sound of whispers, they were shocked after seeing that the five eggs already hatched four sons and a daughter dressing finely showing that they were the royal descendants.
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