DAY 01: ARRIVAL TERNATE
Arrival in Ternate, meet our guide then Transfer to Bella International Hotel for overnight.
DAY 02: TERNATE CITY TOUR (B,L)
After breakfast Visiting Ternate Sultan Palace (Kraton) museum, visit Portuguese Kalamata Fort, Fort Oranye then Fort Toluko and Majolica Ulama, a religious site in Ternate.
DAY 03: TERNATE – SIGHTSEEING TOURS – TIDORE SIGHTSEEING – TERNATE (B,L)
Buffet breakfast at hotel then at 08:00 we will start the trip for another ternate sightseeing tours by semi jeep 3 car with English speaking guide. First we will visit local market in Ternate, then visit Ternate Sultan Palace (Kraton) from outside no enter, then visit Portuguese Kalamata Fort, continue to Fort Oranye then Fort Toluko. Then we will have traditional food lunch at Abas simple local restaurant to try smoking tuna and steam sticky rice. We will have toilet at hotel and shower. Then about 13:00 we will depart by speed boat to Tidore. Upon arrival in Tidore we will visit Tahulla fortress, Sultan of Tidore Palace, Fort Tore, then you will be brought to the village of Gura Flowers, to visit the traditional house Sowohi. This place is about 5 KM from the city center and is located at an altitude of 1100 meters above sea level, after of this place you will be proceed to see Soa Soa endemic water dragon in North Moluccas. Then back to the harbor and take speedboat. Upon arrival at Ternate harbor then drive to your hotel for overnight.
DAY 04: JAILOLO TOURS MANGROVE TOURS AND TRADITIONAL HOUSE (B,L)
Afternoon transfer to the harbor to catch your speed boat to Jailolo. It takes about 40 – 60 minutes depend on the weather, the wind and the waves. Upon arrival in Jailolo pick up service by our guide team then drive to Gamtala Village. Gamtala Village in Jailolo, West Halmahera usually crowded in May during the Jailolo Bay Festival. Few celebration took place, such as a ceremony to replace the top of Sasadu (traditional house) roof, until Horum Sasadu where all gathered in traditional homes and have a festive dinner together. We will start our journey of mangrove boating tours to explore the beauty of the mangrove and we will have some stop to the shelter surrounding with mangrove forest, Portuguese Fortress, and if we meet with the locals we enjoy time for young coconut as well as some birds you may see in this boating trip. Back to Gamtala Village and trying the hot spring water by dipping your foot. Then drive by car to see traditional house of Sahu tribe. Back to the harbor to catch your speed boat back to Ternate. Transfer to your hotel for overnight.
DAY 05: SNORKELING HIRI AND MAITARA ISLAND (B,L)
Today, You will have full day snorkeling at Hiri and Maitara Island. Back to Bella International for overnight
DAY 06: TERNATE – DEPARTURE (B)
Transfer to Airport for flight to next destination