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Gunung Api Island the majestic volcano emerged from sea to form island in Banda Neira the nutmeg land

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Tinuku Travel ~ Gunung Api Banda Island is a volcano rising from the sea and formed an island in Banda islands or Banda Neira islands, Banda district, Central Maluku regency, Maluku. A volcanic island whose total land area is an active volcano located in Banda Sea which has a lovely group of islands, coastal clear water and colorful coral reefs for snorkeling in Lava Flow spot.

Tinuku Travel Gunung Api Island the majestic volcano emerged from sea to form island in Banda Neira the nutmeg land

Tinuku.com Travel Gunung Api Island the majestic volcano emerged from sea to form island in Banda Neira the nutmeg land

Gunung Api Island is an island of majestic mountains as high as 656 meters above sea level and the area 734.46 hectares in Banda Islands have a dramatic panorama of volcanic material, beach and ocean holds the biological wealth of the land and underwater world in green and blue water. Land inhabited 23 endemic bird species, kus-kus (Phalanger orientalis) and some flora including nutmeg tree (Myristica fragrans), orchids and other.

The Banda Islands produce nutmeg has a breathtaking panorama and door meeting between the Indian Ocean and Pacific Ocean has raised war between major world powers are Netherlands, Portugal, England and Spain during the 17th and the 18th century.

The volcano erupted in 1988 and allegedly damaging some corals and biota in Banda Besar Island, but research by UNESCO declared the eruption of Gunung Api actually makes the growth of coral reefs in this place the fastest in the world. The growth of coral reefs in Banda Besar only takes less than 10 years, whereas in others it could be tens to hundreds of years.

Travel.Tinuku.com Gunung Api Island the majestic volcano emerged from sea to form island in Banda Neira the nutmeg land

Tinuku Travel Gunung Api Island the majestic volcano emerged from sea to form island in Banda Neira the nutmeg land

Location: Banda Islands or Banda Neira Islands, Banda district, Central Maluku regency, Maluku.

Activity: Diving, snorkeling, swimming, fishing, canoeing, trekking, hiking, camping, hammocking. Explore the flora and fauna. Explore ethnography, archeology, architecture, culture and culinary. Seeing sunset and sunrise, hunting photography and videography, and others.

Complementary facilities: Rental dive gear, snorkel gear, boats, camping equipment. Restrooms, restaurants, hotels and resorts.

Routes and public transport: All flights to Bandanaira Airport, then use a motor boat to the island directly from the Gunung Api. Another alternative is to use a motor boat from Ambon city and takes about 6 hours.

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