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Flights to Asmat

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The Asmat region is located on the southwest coast of Papua, Indonesia, bordering the Arafura Sea. It's a vast area covered in mangrove forests, tidal swamps, and lowland rainforests. The Asmat people are well-known for their woodcarvings, which depict their way of life and beliefs. The climate in Asmat is hot and humid year-round, with highs reaching the low 90s Fahrenheit (around 32 degrees Celsius) and lows in the mid-70s Fahrenheit (around 24 degrees Celsius). There's not much of a dry season here, with rainfall happening throughout the year. If you're interested in cultural experiences and seeing a unique way of life, the Asmat region is a fascinating place to visit. Keep in mind that due to its remote location, visiting Asmat requires planning and may not be for everyone.

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Airports near Asmat

You have choices when it comes to reaching Asmat. Here is a selection of 4 airports you can fly to when travelling to Asmat.

Frans Kaisiepo Airport

This is the closest international airport to Asmat, located approximately 400 kilometres away. It is a commercial passenger airport with regular flights to and from major Indonesian cities like Jakarta and Makassar.


Sentani International Airport

Although a bit further away, approximately 600 kilometres from Asmat, Sentani International Airport is another option for travellers. It is a major regional airport with connections to various Indonesian cities, including Jakarta, Surabaya, and Makassar.


Mozes Kilangin Airport

If you prefer a more local airport, you can fly to Mozes Kilangin Airport, which is approximately 700 kilometres from Asmat. It is a commercial passenger airport with flights to and from major Indonesian cities like Jakarta, Surabaya, and Makassar.


Soekarno-Hatta International Airport

Situated in Jakarta, Soekarno-Hatta is the main international gateway to Indonesia. From Jakarta, you can take a domestic flight to one of the airports in Papua and then proceed to Asmat.

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Things to do in Asmat

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

Museum Asmat

This museum is a great place to learn about the Asmat people and their way of life. The museum houses a collection of Asmat woodcarvings, sculptures, and other artefacts. Here you can see intricate carvings that depict their stories, myths, and daily life.

Traditional Asmat village

Visiting a traditional Asmat village is a great way to experience Asmat culture firsthand. You can see how the Asmat people live, learn about their customs and traditions, and even watch them carve wood. You might even be able to purchase some traditional Asmat crafts as souvenirs.


This observation tower offers stunning views of the surrounding area. It's located in the village of Atsj, which is known for its beautiful sago swamps. Climbing the observation tower is a great way to get a sense of the Asmat landscape.

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