Tourism of Indonesia
Ready to Go to Kamaka Lake
Planning to go on a tour or travelling, we definitely want a smooth trip, comfortable accommodation, cheap hotels, good food, cheap plane tickets, close to everywhere, and can rent a motorbike or car.
In Kamaka Lake, there is natural beauty and unique culture of the local community. There are many uniqueness, starting from the village (desa), sub-district (kecamatan), district (kabupaten) and provincial levels.
In Indonesia, each province has different and interesting characteristics. Each province has a different and unique culture and lifestyle.
The location of Kamaka Lake is in Lomira village, also known as Kamaka village, in Triton Bay, Kaimana, West Papua province.
This lake is about 30 kilometers long, stretching out from Kamaka village to Saria village and it is about 1 kilometer wide. By the local community, this lake is also called Amafata Lake.
The government is taking good care of the preservation of nature and maintaining the condition of the forest.
The environment is also well maintained.
Visiting Kamaka Lake, we will witness routine community activities in unique traditional cultures. And there are special dishes and food as part of culinary tours that are delicious and yummy.
In this place there are also regular events or activities held every year, both national and international.
We will have a very tremendous activity here, because Kamaka lake is unique as it has an extreme difference between low and high tides for a period of 5 to 8 years.
During low tide, the local community usually use the lake land for planting crops. So no wonder, because we can find big fresh lobsters here.
In addition to its beautiful panorama, you can also see big fresh lobsters in Lake Kamaka. If we are lucky, we can find wild deer. After a long walk, you can also swim in the lake so as to refresh your body.
The journey to Kamaka Lake is now very easy. We can enter through various modes of transportation.
The condition of the infrastructure is getting better. Starting from highways, airports, trails, ports, bridges, stairs, even some places can be reached by toll roads.
Access to go to Kamaka Lake:
Flight and ship schedules to Kaimana are only on certain days and may change every month. To fly to Kaimana, you can take Wings Air, Merpati Air, Tri M. G Airlines, or Express Air to take you to Utarum airport in Kaimana.
Flight is available from Sorong airport, which will transit in Fak-Fak and then go to Kaimana for about one and a half hours.
From Kaimana, sea transportation is the only way to go to Kamaka village. There is a ship belonging to the local government which makes a stop over in Kamaka but only operates three times a month.
Alternatively, you can take a rented longboat or speedboat to go to Kamaka. From Port Kaimana. It will take about 1.5 to 3 hours. Upon your arrival in Kamaka village, you can walk about 7 kilometers or two hours through forests to reach Lake Kamaka.
Since you must walk to the beautiful panorama of Lake Kamaka, you should have a good physical condition. It will take more than one day to travel around this 30 kilometer long lake.
We can visit by plane, car, ship, bus, motorcycle and bicycle. At some point, we can take the train. We can also walk freely.
In Kamaka Lake, as technology getting better. We can easily find locations for mini markets, shops (warung kedai), ATMs, Bank BRI BCA BNI Mandiri, BTPN Bank Nagari BJB, supermarkets, and restaurants. So we will not starve or lack the necessary items.
Suggestion before visiting Kamaka Lake:
For tracking to Lake Kamaka, it is best to bring along your food supplies from Kaimana due to limited supplies available in Kamaka village. Cost for rented longboat or speedboat in West Papua is quite expensive.
Visiting Lake Kamaka in groups will help reduce the expensive transportation costs.
If you are sick and need help, you can also visit clinics, drugstore pharmacies (apotek), practice doctors, hospitals, health centers (puskesmas).
In this place we can also look for places of worship such as mosques, churches, and others.
Finding place to stay in Kamaka Lake is very easy. We can stay at homestays, hotels, inns, hostels and other places.
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Experience and Reviews
There are already many visitors have visited Kamaka Lake, there are many interesting stories that are told. Like feeling satisfied, happy, wanting to come again, sleep well, and almost no one is disappointed or complains to come here.
So, visitors will find out on how to find the best hotels, where is exactly located, why it is amazing, how much is the fare and rate, who are the people, whom to ask, and when is the best time to visit.
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