BATANTA, DAMPIER STRAIT (CENTRAL RAJA AMPAT)

The island of Batanta in Indonesia offers fantastic bird watching and jungle scenery during your Raja Ampat Cruise. Here, you can enjoy a trek to the local waterfall and a swim in the pool below or underneath the falls’ cave. Above the surface, witness some of the most spectacular birds and butterflies inhabiting the jungle. Like all spots in Raja Ampat, the sunsets here is particularly magical as they are serenaded by myriad of local bird life, such as Blythes hornbills, palm cockatoos, egrets & various sea eagles returning to roost for the evening. Bantanta offers a variety of Dive sites, some featuring Manta Rays on a regular basis.