Travel Information

International guests visiting Location GTX require an international flight to Jakarta Soekarno-Hatta International Airport, followed by a Domestic flight to Sorong in West Papua. The Domestic flight takes appr. 4 hours.

 

Visiting Indonesia requires a VISA that will be issued upon arrival at Jakarta International Airport. The cost is USD 25 and can be paid cash or by credit card.

 

Domestic Airport Taxes: All local airports in Indonesia requires you to pay a small Airport Tax in local currency. The domestic airport taxin Jakarta is 40 000 IDR which is the equivalent of 3 US dollar. The airport tax in sorong is IDR 10 000 which is the equivalent of less than 1 US dollar.

 

The Tour

Arrive to Jakarta in the afternoon and take the late night/ early morning flight to Sorong. You arrive 7 am local time and will be transported to the mothership that will head for the fishing grounds immediately. During the boat trip you will have time to relax and prepare your tackle.

At the end of your trip you will return back to Sorong harbour in the afternoon and spend one night at the New Hotel Swiss-Bel before flying out from Sorong the following morning. The Domestic flight from Sorong will arrive in Jakarta around noon, well in time to make all international flights departing after 5 pm.