Biak Numfor Regency

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Biak Numfor Regency is one of the regencies (kabupaten) in Papua province, Indonesia.

Diving sites[edit]

There are at least 12 diving sites in Padaido archipelago which comprises 30 islets with its pristine water, wide sandy beaches and high biodiversity, about two hours from Biak by speedboat. The visibility is well up to 30 meters which a favourite World War II wreckage of US Catalina seaplane is preserved with anglefish, lionfish, damselfish and other smaller fish swim around the wreckage.[1]


  1. ^ "Biak, the hidden paradise". August 31, 2013.