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Beautiful Island

It s an amazing little island in the middle of the Manokwari bay. It has amazing white sandy beach... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
TripGau
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Nice beach

I passed by mansiman island after field trip to a project site. All the road..I can see a nice... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
Vacation606053
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Jln. Pasir Putih, Manokwari 98313, Indonesia
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Reviewed 29 July 2018

It s an amazing little island in the middle of the Manokwari bay. It has amazing white sandy beach and it s very good for snorkeling or free diving. It depends on the season but unfortunately sometimes gets covered in trash. I recommend going to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TripGau
Reviewed 10 February 2018

This is a must visit- to see where christianity started and is now such a huge part of the Papuan culture and way of life. The locals are extremely friendly and helpful Be sure togo on February 5 for their annual celebration of the first...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Hans O
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

I passed by mansiman island after field trip to a project site. All the road..I can see a nice beach with white sand. I was tempting to go into the water but the wave was bit high. I only able to enjoy the beach for...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

be aware where you go. some beaches are very dirty. I took an expensive boat from Mansinan restaurant 500.000p. DONT DO THAT. Go to the pier/harbour and bargain down, take a local boat 20.000rp

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank MrPete67
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

This island was very beautiful. Just a short boat ride from manokwari. There is a giant Church with a Rio like Jesus statue on top of a hill. Its an uphill walk, and if sunny, very hot. Bring plenty of water and sunscreen. Its also...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Lia D
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Cool island in Manokwari, about 15 minutes by boat from the city. Really affordable and the entrance is free. You can have a walk from the beach to the new built popular Statue that looked like the Christ the Reedemer in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil....More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Brigitta W
Reviewed 15 August 2016

These 3 words the most suitable description about this Island. If you want to learn history, then its for you, otherwise please find another island.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank ObbieA4
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

If you are interested in looking for a place to contemplate around Manokwari, please visit this island. It is a quite place to meditate, located in an island close to the sea so you can see a peaceful wave yet at the same time you...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank bennysetianto
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

Mansinam island is the place where missionaries first came to Papua. You will see the first church ever built in Papua along with huge Jesus statue in the top. The condition is quite good but you'd see along the way that there'd be a lot...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank didanz
Reviewed 24 December 2015

Nice and relaxing, a bit dirty but that's proper to indonesia. Good for a walk around the island. Need to negotiate for boat to go there. Otherwise, you'll pay "bule price"

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Tim_tam987
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