Hunting wild orchids and observe the lesser birds of paradise to Biak & Yapen
After visiting Baliem valley Wamena start 5 / 9 October,2007 ago 10+ 1 Tl from Makasar, the group pencinta angrek ( wild orchids ) arrive kota Biak for hunting wild orchids and observe the lesser birds of paradise in Biak & Yapen..When they arrive at Biak airport 9.00 o’clock we meet them and transfer to Arumbai hotel for check in for stay overnight, then after lunch our guide escort them by coach to the Adibai forest to hunt the wild orchids, while me and other team prepared food logistic and boat transportation for the second day we will explore to Yapen.
On the second day after breakfast at hotel we pick up the group to jety,then proceed to Miosindi island Yapen must be in two hours but delay to 3 hours because the sea looks so wave and windy but the sky is blue .We use two outrigger boat one with 4 pax with logistic and the bigger one with 6 pax. We arrive Miosindi sland around 12 o’clock then pax walking around and swimming. We take a rest here about two hours after lunch we continue the trip to Poom village in one hour report to local police then continue the trip to Aikopa base camp. We arrive to this place late afternoon then prepare tents, while our cook prepared hot water for coffee snack and dinner.
On the next third day, early morning about 5.30 early morning everybody wake up for start trekking in 30 minutes to the birds spot, while have simple breakfast. After observe the birds then group escort by local guide to observe the wild orchids surrounding the area until 11 o’clock .return to base camp for breakfast and lunch.
After lunch we explore to Aibai Island in 2 hours. Whole day’s group spend day for snorkeling and enjoy the beach. We have dinner and overnight at Aibai island.
On the forth day, exactly on 8 October 2007, in the morning group swimming and snorkeling while we prepared breakfast .After breakfast then around 9 o`clock we retun to Biak in 3 hours,arrive Biak we move the group to Intsia beach hotel for one night.
Then next day on 9 Oct, 2007 after breakfast at hotel Intsia beach we pick up them to airport for the next flight to Denpasar via Makasar.
Wrote by Discover Papua.
Papua Discover Team - 11/5/2007 8:09:35 PM