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Ambon is the capital of Indonesia's Maluku province, located in the eastern part of the country. It's the largest island in the Maluku Islands chain, known historically for its spice trade. Ambon offers a mix of cultural experiences. The city itself has a rich colonial past, reflected in its architecture and cuisine. You can visit Fort Nossa Senhora da Conceição, a 16th-century Portuguese fort, or explore the bustling Mardika Market. Outside the city, there are beautiful beaches and coral reefs perfect for diving and snorkelling. The mountainous interior offers hiking trails with scenic views. The climate in Ambon is tropical, with hot and humid weather year-round. There's not a big dry season, so expect rain showers throughout the year.

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Airports near Ambon

Planning a trip to Ambon? Enjoy flexibility with our selection of 4 airports, which offer different routes and options when travelling to Ambon.

Pattimura International Airport

Located in Ambon, this is the closest international airport to the city. It serves as the main gateway for travellers visiting Ambon and offers both domestic and international flights.


Sultan Babullah Airport

Located in Ternate, this regional airport is within a reasonable driving distance from Ambon. It offers domestic flights and can be used as a connecting airport for travellers coming from international destinations.


Sam Ratulangi International Airport

Located in Manado, this international airport is a bit further from Ambon but still within a reasonable driving distance. It offers both domestic and international flights and can be used as a connecting airport for travellers coming from various destinations.


Ngurah Rai International Airport

Located in Bali, this international airport is further away from Ambon but offers a wide range of domestic and international flights. Travellers can take a connecting flight from Bali to Ambon using domestic airlines.

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Things to do in Ambon

Discovering the many attractions of Ambon can be quite a task, so we've narrowed down our top 3:

Fort Amsterdam

This 17th-century fort is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the most significant historical landmarks in Indonesia. Built by the Dutch East India Company, it played a vital role in the spice trade. Today, visitors can explore the fort's grounds, bastions, and dungeons, and learn about Ambon's colonial past.

Natsepa Beach

This beautiful beach is known for its white sand, clear blue water, and relaxed atmosphere. It's a great place to relax, swim, sunbathe, or go snorkelling or diving. There are also a number of restaurants and cafes along the beach where you can enjoy fresh seafood and local dishes.

World Peace Gong

This large bronze gong was erected in 2009 as a symbol of peace and unity in the Maluku Islands. Visitors can strike the gong and take in the panoramic views of Ambon Bay. The gong ceremony is a popular tourist attraction and is held every Tuesday morning.

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