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Yanggelo Island, Raja Ampat

Yangeffo Island Diving in Raja Ampat

Experience the Hidden Gem of Raja Ampat – Yangeffo Island

What you need to know about Yangeffo Island

Nestled in the heart of Raja Ampat, Yangeffo Island is a diver's paradise known for its stunning underwater landscapes and rich marine biodiversity. This small island offers some of the most pristine diving conditions in Indonesia, making it a must-visit for any underwater enthusiast.

Yangeffo Island stands out due to its vibrant coral gardens and diverse marine life, including schools of fish, sharks, and colorful reef creatures. The clear waters, with visibility often exceeding 30 meters (100 feet), provide an unparalleled diving experience. The island's dive sites cater to all experience levels, from beginners to seasoned divers, with depths ranging from shallow reefs to deeper walls.

In addition to diving, Yangeffo Island is perfect for snorkeling and exploring the serene beauty of Raja Ampat. The island's remote location ensures that it remains relatively untouched, offering a tranquil escape from the hustle and bustle of daily life. Join us on a liveaboard trip to Yangeffo Island and discover the magic of this hidden gem in Raja Ampat.

Interesting facts about Yangeffo Island Island

Getting there: The best way to explore Yangeffo Island is by liveaboard, providing easy access to its most stunning dive sites. You can also fly to Sorong and join a liveaboard from there.

Best time to visit Yangeffo Island: The ideal time for diving is from October to April, when water temperatures range from 27°C to 30°C (81°F to 86°F). However, diving is possible year-round due to the island's equatorial location.

Diving Conditions: Expect excellent visibility, often over 30 meters (100 feet), with water depths ranging from 5 to 40 meters (16 to 131 feet). Currents are generally mild, making it suitable for divers of all levels.

Our liveaboard trips: Many of our liveaboard vessels visit Yangeffo Island, with trips typically lasting 7–10 days. These journeys often include other premier Raja Ampat sites like Misool and Dampier Strait, ensuring a comprehensive diving adventure.

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