Lorentz National Park

Jl. Raya Abepura Kotaraja PO Box 1217 Jayapura 99351, Papua Barat, Indonesia

Lorentz National Park

Lorentz National Park is one of three world wonders in Indonesia. This national park is lied in 2 provinces, Papua province located in Paniai and Merauke district and Papua Barat province located in Fak-Fak district. This national park is a natural conservation protected by law. Lorentz National Park lies from the top of Mount Jayawijaya covered by snow all time to Arafura Sea with mangrove forest. This area is an area complete of ecosystem and natural things in Southeast Asia and Pacific.

Lorentz National Park is suitable for you who love nature and adventure. You can see beautiful and exotic nature typically of Indonesia. There are 34 kind of vegetation, so there are many kinds of flora and fauna mostly rare. Another uniqueness is the existence of glacier at the top of Jaya dan several underground rivers streaming through Balliem Valley. You can also enjoy typical culture of some tribes living at this national park area such as Nduga, Asmat, Sempan, Dani Barat and Amungme tribe.

Lorentz National Park



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Transport options Lorentz National Park

Its quite difficult to get to Lorentz National Park will be an extraordinary experience for some adventurers. It is accessible using pioneer flight from Timika heading to the north of Lorentz National Park at Panian district. Or you can take a flight heading to the south of it at Merauke district. You can take another route by sea using boat heading to Port Sawa Erma. As you get to the port, you need to go on foot to several locations in Lorentz National Park.

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Fak Fak Travel Guide

Fak Fak

Fak Fak City is the capital of Fak Fak district, Papua Barat Province, which is also one of the oldest cities in Papua. Fak Fak district itsefl is known as Kota Pala (the city of nutmeg) for the area is known as the producer or nutmegs. Fak Fak district citizen have a motto, Satu Tungku Tiga Batu (one fireplace three stones), which shows that the society think that spiritual is the most important. There are many interesting places offered by this district. You can definitely enjoy the beautiful nature scenery.

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Flying to Fak Fak

Fak Fak is served by Fakfak Torea Airport. Fakfak Torea Airport is located about 6 km west from Fak Fak. A taxi into the city from Fakfak Torea Airport would cost IDR 60.000. Read more about Fakfak Torea Airport or look for flights to Fak Fak