Category: Derawan Islands

Derawan islands consist of 31 islands including Pulau Derawan, Pulau Kakaban, Pulau Sangalaki, Pulau Maratua, Pulau Panjang dan Pulau Samama. It lies on Sulawesi sea at Berau Regency, East Kalimantan Province. Two inhabitant islands are Pulau Derawan and Pulau Maratua. The islands is home for dolphins, green sea turtles, hawksbill sea turtles, manta rays, whale shark, whitetip shark and hammerhead shark and many pelagic fish.

Derawan islands (Kepulauan Derawan), Berau

Derawan islands consist of 31 islands including Pulau Derawan, Pulau Kakaban, Pulau Sangalaki, Pulau Maratua, Pulau Panjang dan Pulau Samama.  It lies on Sulawesi sea at Berau Regency, East Kalimantan Province. Two inhabitant islands...

Pulau Kakaban and Danau Kakaban, Berau

Long time ago, tectonic activity forces some area of atoll to surfaces above the sea level to became an island and surrounded some sea water in the middle of the island to form a...

Pulau Derawan, Berau

It is the home for green sea turtle, just snorkeling below the jetty we can see the turtle feeding seagrass. Many cottages, resorts, tour guides and also diving operators operate on this island.

Pulau Sangalaki, Berau

This island is a Natural Park and a Conservation Area for sea turtle, since the beach is used by the sea turtle to lie their eggs. Around the island there are many diving spots....

Pulau Maratua, Berau

It is the biggest island in Derawan Islands. It has one resort and a small airport. It has many caves that connected to the sea. Stingless jellyfish on its lagoon is even more dense...