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Raja Ampat | Group of islands

The Raja Ampat is a magnificent group of islands in Indonesia, which is famous for the greatest variety of reef at the bottom and for the rare marine species that are not encountered anywhere else. The name Raja Ampat comes from Indonesian local mythology, which refers to a woman who suddenly finds seven eggs. A paradise on Earth that is included in the top 10 diving destinations in the world, attracts many fans of sports and beyond from all over the world.

Raja Ampat, Islands

Raja Ampat, Islands

Raja Ampat, Underwater

Raja Ampat, Underwater

The natural beauty of the area brings together the sight and rare landscapes, attract interest from visitors worldwide, who put these islands on the list of the future destinations to visit. Green islands in blue waters waiting to be discovered mostly underwater with boats that often make frequent trips around. With 1,508 fish species, 537 coral species, a remarkable 96% of scleractinia is recorded only in Indonesia and 699 mollusk species, in which the variety of marine life is remarkable in this location. The pictures speak for themselves about the magic that this place has to offer…

Raja Ampat, Islands

Raja Ampat, Islands

Raja Ampat, Underwater

Raja Ampat, Underwater

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By Nicole P.

Raja Ampat islands photos: Earth Traveler, Alexander Safonov, Kaufik Anril.

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