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Lucky we had a local boat-driver

We had a local boat-driver, and he was right on the "perfect time" when he drove us here. The first... read more

Reviewed March 25, 2018
PecintaPantai
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Manhattan, Kansas
A little not ordinary, fun and full of sunlight

Its actually a small island without any plant with a half hour away from waisai. But at the tide... read more

Reviewed January 8, 2018
Dwi A
via mobile
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  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
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“sand island” (4 reviews)
“white sand” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
Raja Ampat, Indonesia
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Reviewed March 25, 2018

We had a local boat-driver, and he was right on the "perfect time" when he drove us here. The first hour when we got there, no one was there (except for a cute turtle!!). The next hours, I would say almost 50-75 people were coming...More

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Reviewed January 8, 2018 via mobile

Its actually a small island without any plant with a half hour away from waisai. But at the tide, the ocean will swallow it. The sand island will only visible for some hours after 11 am. Make sure to apply the sunblock to not letting...More

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Reviewed December 28, 2017

We came just after a hard rain. It still drizzled and we had our raincoats on. It made our pictures "different"

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Reviewed November 19, 2017

You must be suprise when get this place. its only sand :) But so much joy here. you can playing until the sunset, but the water will covered the sand before that. So if to playing at the beach, before the sunset. I thought its...More

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Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

The best places of Sand Arisen everrr... Very spacious and many spot of it Bring your camera and drone, make sure they are waterproof. And if you bring dry bag, make sure your belonging inside cover it with plastic zip... Don't forget put you sunblock...More

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Reviewed August 8, 2017

We were there in the afternoon after more than 2 hours on speed boat, the sandy outcroping was under more than a foot of water, the captain drop us on the water. Seriously!

Thank Pilgrim88
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Reviewed July 16, 2017

Overall...it was a nice "beach" in the middle of the ocean... safe place to do a bit of swimming and checking on the corals.

Thank rohizani
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Reviewed July 6, 2017

As part of one day tour in Raja Ampat, we stopped at this "floating sand "...It is amazing to experience walking and playing on the floating sand in the middle of deep sea. I see this as a new born island..or not?

Thank Karsiniwati K
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Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

The pasir timbul beach is the pile of white sand that can be visited when the water recedes only. In tidal conditions the sand drowns and the island is gone about a meter under the water.

Thank Asep H
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Reviewed June 8, 2017

In the middle of the blue water, there you find a surface with white sandy beach. So beautiful, you can take good pictures here. Walk as if you walk on the water, you can feel you own the universe it is so beautiful and calm....More

Thank Apuspita
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