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Manokwari Destination Guide

Touring Manokwari in Indonesia

Manokwari in the region of West Papua with its 53,190 citizens is located in Indonesia - some 1,914 mi or ( 3080 km ) East of Jakarta , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Manokwari

Time in Manokwari is now 06:01 PM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Jayapura " with a UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Nuni, and Andai. Being here already, consider visiting Nuni . We collected some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Check out our recommendations for Manokwari ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Snorkeling over coral reef of Mansinam island

1:29 min by Charles Roring
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I provide tour package to tourists who want to see the beauty of the coral reef in several tropical islands near Manokwari city - the capital of West Papua province in Indonesia where one of these isl ..

Hiking in Mansinam island

2:16 min by Charles Roring
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Mansinam island is located in the Dorey bay of Manokwari city (the capital of West Papua province) of the Republic of Indonesia. The city stretches along the bay. Ecotourism activities which tourists ..

Mansinum Cross Wreck (40m long Japanese patrol boat), Manokwari, West Papua, 27 May 2012

5:40 min by hotelmangga
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On 27 May 2012 did diving at Cross Wreck of Pulau Mansinum, Manokwari West Papua, Indonesia. It is a 40m long Japanese patrol boat lying on sand bottom at 19m depth (S00˚53.428', E134˚05.420'). Variou ..

Shore dive near Hotel Mangga on 10 May 2012, Manokwari, West Papua, Indonesia

6:27 min by hotelmangga
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On 10 May 2012, did shore dive near Hotel Mangga and took video of tunicates, nudibranch, puffer fish, sea cucumbers, anemonefish, lion fish, mud skipper, mollusk, giant clam & other interesting creat ..

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Interesting facts about this location


Manokwari is a city in Indonesia. It is the largest city and, since 2003, the capital of the province of West Papua, at the western end of New Guinea. The city has many resorts and is a major tourist area. It is one of the seats of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Manokwari–Sorong. It is also the administrative seat of Manokwari Regency. The city is also included of the Manokwari-Northeastern Bird's Head Peninsula MSA. It is the largest city in the metro area.

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Located at -0.87 134.08 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Cities in Indonesia, Manokwari, Populated coastal places in Indonesia, Populated places in West Papua, Port cities and towns in Indonesia, Provincial capitals in Indonesia, Western New Guinea

Sanggeng Stadium

Sanggeng Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Manokwari, Indonesia. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is used as the home venue for Perseman Manokwari. The stadium holds 10,000 people.

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Located at -0.87 134.06 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Football venues in Indonesia

Merpati Nusantara Airlines Flight 836

Merpati Nusantara Airlines Flight 836 was a scheduled domestic flight between Sorong and Manokwari, Indonesia. On 13 April 2010, the flight, operated by Boeing 737-300 PK-MDE, overran the runway on landing. The aircraft broke into three pieces. All people on board survived, although 44 suffered injuries.

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Located at -0.88 134.05 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: 2010 in Indonesia, Accidents and incidents involving airliners, Accidents and incidents involving the Boeing 737, Aviation accidents and incidents in 2010, Aviation accidents and incidents in Indonesia, Transport disasters in Indonesia

Rendani Airport

Rendani Airport is an airport in Manokwari, West Papua, Indonesia. It is also one of the largest and busiest airports on the Bird's Head Peninsula.

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Located at -0.89 134.05 (Lat./Long.); Less than 5 km away
Tags: Airports in Indonesia

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Manokwari