Biak is a small island in Papua Province. The island is located in the Cendrawasih Bay area, precisely on the north coast of the province or on the northwest side of Papua New Guinea.
In the Biak Island region, there are two districts, namely Supiori in the west and Biak Numfor in the east. Biak City is the capital of the Biak Numfor Regency. There is one airport in Biak City called Frans Kaisiepo Airport. The first international scale airport on the Papua island has been a flight center since the Dutch colonial era.
Frans Kaisiepo Airport serves flights to and from Biak, Jayapura, Makassar, Nabire, Timika, Serui, and Surabaya. Airlines that provide flight tickets to Biak are: Garuda Indonesia, Lion Air, Susi Air, Sriwijaya Air, and Trigana Air Service.
Usually, people who buy flight tickets to Biak are tourists who have business and travel matters. Regarding tourism, Biak can indeed be very pampering because it has maritime wealth that is not inferior to its neighboring Raja Ampat.
Location: Daerah Samofa, Biak Timur, Biak Numfor.
This romantic green hill is becoming a tourist icon of Biak Island. On this hill, there are many charming photo spots. This hill even provides an observation tower as a place to enjoy the widest panorama of Biak City from a height distance. Some of the sights seen from here are the city center, beach clusters, Frans Kaisiepo Airport, Biak City Sea Port, and Manuhua Airport.
Location: Desa Woniki, Bindusi, Biak Timur, Biak Numfor.
Also known as Bosnik Beach, the panorama of this place is fantastic with clear sea and sparkling white sand. The underwater world is full of beauty, one of which is sustainable coral reefs. Visitors can enjoy this beach in various ways. Starting from playing sand, sunbathing, walking on the beach, swimming, snorkeling, to relaxing while entering the freshness of young coconut ice.
Location: Distrik Warsa, Biak Utara.
Batu Picah Beach displays the unique beauty of a beautiful stretch of reef in the area. This beach will produce sound like an explosion when big waves hit the reef. Its uniqueness makes Batu Picah Beach also popular with the name Batu Gong Beach. The location of this beach is around 75 kilometers from Biak, equivalent to 2.5 hours of driving.
If you intend to enjoy culinary tours in Biak, you can find many interesting recommendations on the internet. It is because this island is indeed has a lot of eating places.
Location: Jalan Airlangga, Waupnor, Biak Numfor, Papua.
Open every day, 09:00 - 00:00 WIT.
This dining place immediately became an idol because it presents the modern style of a restaurant. While eating, visitors can also karaoke or enjoy music performances. House of Supernova has a fairly complete menu, with local and Western nuances. Bandeng Bakar Rica, Cumi Cabe Garam, Chicken Cordon Bleu, Soto Ayam Lamongan, Ikan Kuah Kuning and vegetarian menu are all available.
Location: Brambaken, Samofa, Biak Numfor, Papua.
Open every Monday - Saturday, 18:00 - 00:00 WIT.
Visitors like this place because the atmosphere of an open air is refreshing. The cafe combines tropical nuances with wooden buildings in the middle of the park. The taste of this restaurant offers simple food but it is suitable for eating anytime. Starting from Mie Instan Rebus, Capcay, Bakso, Mie Goreng, Steak, Ikan Goreng Saus Woku, Ayam Lalapan, up to Jus Pinang, and Roti Bakar, all are ready to satisfy visitors.
Location: Jalan Imam Bonjol number 32, Fandoi, Biak Numfor, Papua.
Open daily, 08:00 - 21:55 WIT.
99 Restaurants become the best-selling Chinese restaurant in Biak. This restaurant is located in the city center with easy access and a spacious parking area. The choice of food is very diverse and everything is delicious. Seafood preparations are available fresh and delicious. Visitors who want to try some Papuan specialties can also order them directly here, such as Papeda Ikan Kuah Kuning.