Biak - Place of Interest
A beautiful white sandy beach and very interesting for sea recreation,
located at East Biak, 32 km distance by motorbike or car.
Located at East Biak , 11 km distance by car from Biak town. It used as
beaching activities and good sea view at Owi group island just in the
front of the beach.
A beautiful long white sandy beach. It`s sandy offers sea recreation such
as swimming, diving, and sun bathing. Located not far from Yemanu Village
This is actually a conservation area with a great variety of birds such
as bird of paradise, parrot, "mambruk". Which area easily found
almost every where in Irian Jaya. It is located in the village of Rim,
district of East Biak and is accessible within thirty minutes by motorbike
Blue Water Pond
A natural pond inside a cave with crystal clear water in a cool blue.
There are so beautiful stalagmites and stalagmites decorated the walls
inside the cave. This Pond located on the road of town to Bosnik; 9 km
distance by motorbike or car from Biak town.
The building is in Biak traditional architecture design, called Rumsram.
Located at Sisingamangaraja street , about 10 minutes from bus station
can reached by Public transport or own foot.The museum has many objects
of the Second World War Two.
The local people called " Abyau Binsar". Abyau means Cave and
Binsar means Grandmother. As well known Japanese cave, because at the
time the Japanese Army used it as a hide out and logistic center. About
3000 Japanese soldiers are believed to have die inside. this place you
can find many kinds of guns and war machines which were used during the
Pacific War at mini museum.
Here is a place where you can find the native craftsman, he craves drums,
canoes, ancentral figures and panels, all featuring ancient motifs and
design. It is located 15 minutes by motorbike or public transport from
Beside it`s sparkling sand, the water is so clear that make it suitable
beach, which it reachable within 15 minuets by motor bike or public transport.