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Aru • 8 days to discover the fauna of Aru

From July to October

8D/7N • From 2'500€/person
Decreasing price with number of participants (minimum 2, maximum 8)

Possibility to stay longer, don't hesitate to contact us.
The tour in details
Videos of Badi Gaki and the Birds
 

A journey to the land of pearls and birds-of-paradise

If discovering pearl farming interests you, choose our N°1 tour "A journey to the land of pearls and Birds of Paradise".


For a tailor-made journey, contact us.


Follow us to the Aru Archipelago on the footsteps of Alfred Russel Wallace to discover the exquisite dances of the Greater Bird-of-Paradise in Badi Gaki Conservation Forest. You'll stay in the extraordinary Badi Gaki Resort, built in the middle of the jungle 15min away from the Birds of Paradise's Hill.
A lifetime experience...

The Avifauna of Aru

Aru in a few images…

Aru in a few words…

Badi Gaki Resort

Badi Gaki en vidéo

Bahasa Manumbai Dictionnary

On the map


Highlights

  • Guaranteed observation of Greater Bird-of-Paradise's dances in exceptional conditions, from the ground or the canopy.
  • Observation of the Arunese diurnal and nocturnal fauna, birds, reptiles, amphibians, invertebrates and sometimes even mammals during some trekking in the jungle or from hides installed on the ground.
  • Unforgettable moments with the population in Badi Gaki and the villages.
  • Discovery of the day-to-day life of the Aru hunters-farmers, their hunting and fishing techniques, theirs habits, their life difficulties.
  • Tailor-made treks to explore the primary forest.
  • Private bungalow with a river-view large terrace, double bed room with ensuite bathroom and running water, tea/coffee all day long. A unreal luxury in the middle of the jungle.
  • 10 participants maximum.

Accommodations

Badi Gaki • Badi Gaki Resort

Dobo • Hotel Grand Aru


INCLUDED

  • Nights in double room
  • Fullboard (except mentioned meals)
  • Water, tea, coffee
  • Transfers, visits, and excursions
  • Access to the hides
  • Unlimited trekking (day/night)
  • River cruise on prahu
  • Badi Gaki Conservation Forest entrance fee
  • Biologist and photographer guide

NOT INCLUDED

  • Flights to/from Dobo
  • Accommodation/meals in Dobo
  • Beverages (other then mentioned)
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips for drivers and local guides
  • Cancellation insurance
  • Unforeseeable programme changes

Terms

The general conditions of KASOAR TRAVEL apply.

Information

Some movies to discover Aru and the Greater Bird-of-Paradise.