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Gam Island, Raja Ampat

Gam Island Liveaboard Diving in Raja Ampat

Dive into the spectacular marine biodiversity of Gam Island

What you need to know about Gam Island

Gam Island, situated in the heart of Raja Ampat, offers a spectacular diving experience characterized by its lush coral reefs and rich marine biodiversity. Located in Indonesia's West Papua province, this island is a true gem for divers, boasting a range of dive sites that cater to all experience levels. The waters around Gam Island are teeming with life, including vibrant coral gardens, schools of fish, and majestic manta rays. It's a perfect destination for both novice and seasoned divers seeking adventure and natural beauty.

One of the highlights of diving around Gam Island is the chance to explore its stunning underwater landscapes, which include coral walls, sloping reefs, and sandy bottoms filled with fascinating macro life. Dive sites here range in depth from 5 to 30 meters (16 to 98 feet) with visibility often exceeding 20 meters (66 feet). Besides diving, visitors can enjoy snorkeling, kayaking, and exploring the island's lush rainforests and mangroves, home to unique wildlife such as the endemic Red Bird of Paradise.

For those looking to experience the best of Gam Island, our liveaboard trips provide seamless access to its top dive sites, ensuring you get the most out of your underwater adventure. With expert guides, comfortable accommodations, and a focus on sustainable tourism, we offer an unforgettable diving experience in one of Raja Ampat's most captivating locations.

Interesting facts about Gam Island Island

Getting there: The best way to explore Gam Island is by liveaboard, offering convenient access to the premier dive sites. Alternatively, you can fly to Sorong and take a boat from there.

Best time to visit Gam Island: The prime diving season is from October to April, with water temperatures ranging from 27°C to 30°C (81°F to 86°F). This period offers calm seas and optimal diving conditions.

Diving Conditions: Gam Island features dive sites with depths ranging from 5 to 30 meters (16 to 98 feet) and visibility often exceeding 20 meters (66 feet). The currents are generally mild to moderate, making it suitable for divers of all levels.

Our liveaboard trips: Our liveaboard vessels frequently visit Gam Island as part of longer Raja Ampat itineraries, typically lasting 7-10 days. These trips often include other iconic dive sites such as Cape Kri and Blue Magic.

A little-known fact: Gam Island is home to the endemic Red Bird of Paradise, which can be spotted in the island's dense rainforests, offering a unique wildlife experience in addition to its underwater attractions.

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Gam Island, Raja Ampat
Gam Island, Raja Ampat
Gam Island, Raja Ampat

Highlights and Visitorpoints on Gam Island

Our trips to Gam Island

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