Stay for three nights at Murex Manado and we”ll make sure you see the highlights of the region including pristine corals reefs, volcanic peaks and the vibrant, colorful culture of North Sulawesi.
Snorkel in the world famous Bunaken Marine Park where schools of brightly colored fish swarm over flourishing coral reefs and lazing sea turtles glide by. On land you’ll explore the Minahasan Highlands and enjoy the hustle and bustle of daily life among Sulawesi’s rich landscapes and take in incredible vistas from the crater rim of an active volcano.
From the moment you arrive you’ll feel well looked after by our welcoming team. Enjoy morning breakfasts overlooking the ocean and evenings watching the sky change color as the sun sets over the water. You’ll have an action packed adventure while exploring and discovering this incredible province of Indonesia.
Day 1: Our welcoming staff will meet you at Manado airport and transport you to Murex Manado Resort. Depending on your arrival time it is usually possible to visit Tetempangan Hill, a local viewing point, to watch the sunset over the ocean before dinner.
Day 2: Discover the phenomenal corals reefs of the Bunaken Marine Park with a day of snorkeling. You’ll discover a vibrant underwater world which is teeming with life and bursting with color. Look out for resting turtles on the reefs and dolphins leaping and playing alongside the boat. Lunch is served either onboard the boat or on a beach.
For those who wish to do so, the morning can be spent trekking the dormant Manado Tua volcano followed by lunch on the boat (or beach) and snorkeling in the afternoon.
Day 3: Explore the Minahasan Highlands including trekking to the crater rim of Mahawu Volcano, experience the hustle and bustle of a traditional local market in Tomohon, enjoy the views from the Makatete Hills, discover natural hot springs and relax with a leisurely lunch at 600 meters above sea level on the side of Lake Tondano, the largest crater lake in Sulawesi.
Day 4: Depending on your onward travel times, enjoy time relaxing at the resort or head out early to the airport with our driver, after our team wish you a fond farewell and bon voyage!
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