An essential depository of information on Halmahera Utara, including diving sites and guides, natural attractions – they can organise a guide to climb Gunung Dukono – and WWII relics. The charming staff speak Englis…
The staff are friendly, but there's little information on offer in either spoken or written English. This is the place to begin the three-stage application for permits to visit Manusela National Park.
Ever-obliging agency with helpful English-speaking staff who are the best source of up-to-date travel information. Sells airline tickets, as well as speedboat and Pelni tickets, for a small commission.
Staff are knowledgeable and will do all they can to help. They can arrange guides for Gamalama hikes. Look for the office signed 'Dinas Pariwisata', opposite the police station.
Has the only official currency exchange (poor rates) and an ATM. Also has ATMs in Langgur.
The helpful staff will track down their boss Vicky, who speaks good English and is a great source of local information.
A handy source of info (some of it in English) on Ambon, the Bandas, Seram and other neighbouring islands.
Has a 24-hour ATM (which only accepts MasterCard), but you can't change money here.
The only bank to change money: US dollars only, with a minimum US$100 exchange.
Exchanges euros and Australian and US dollars, and has a battalion of ATMs.