Welcome to Papua Adventure Tours & Travel
We are Papua Adventure Tours and Travel the local tour company, reliable and most progressive independent Inbound Tours Company in Papua. We organize Leisure and Adventure trip around Papua Island such as: Sightseeing tour, Trekking, Adventure, Hiking, Expedition, Bird watching, Diving-Snorkeling and cultural journeys are our characters. We handle Group and FIT with regular incentive tour itineraries and selective tours of consistently high standard. Please kindly to contact us if you interested with our program or intend us to create a customized trip by your request.
Introducing about the island of PAPUA
West Papua or Western New Guinea was annexed by Indonesia from the Netherlands in 1969 and is the western half of the island of New Guinea and smaller islands to its west. The region is administered as two provinces: Papua and West Papua. The eastern half of New Guinea is the country of Papua New Guinea. The population of approximately 3.6 million comprises ethnic Papuans, Melanesians, and Austronesians. The region is predominantly dense forest where numerous traditional tribes live such as the Dani of the Baliem Valley, although the majority of the population live in or near coastal areas. The largest city in the region is Jayapura. The official and most commonly spoken language is Indonesian. The main industries include agriculture, fishing, oil production, and mining.
West Papua Province. It covers the two western peninsulas of the island of New Guinea. Its capital is Manokwari, although the largest city is Sorong. West Papua Province was created from the western portion of Papua (province) in February 2003, initially under the name of West Irian Jaya; it received its current name in 2007.
The province covers the Bird’s Head (Doberai) and Bomberai peninsulas and the surrounding islands of Raja Ampat. Raja Ampat Regency is a new regency which separated from Sorong Regency in 2004. The Raja Ampat islands are a truly natural phenomenon with enormous biological diversity, its popular of tourism destination right now.
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