Top things to do in Manokwari

Top Choice Seafood in Manokwari

Billy Cafe & Tuna House

Visitors enter this Disney-esque seafood establishment through the toothy mouth of a giant shark replica, and the dining room is adorned in big fake trees and real aquariums populated with a diverse array of aquatic…
Island in Manokwari

Pulau Mansinam

Two German missionaries settled on Mansinam Island off Manokwari in 1855 and became the first to spread Christianity in Papua. The picturesque, rainforest-covered island is home to a small village, a none-too-subtle…
Indonesian in Manokwari

Mansinam Beach Restaurant

It's worth the drive for an al fresco feast at this beloved hotel restaurant, where seafood, Chinese and Indonesia dishes feature prominently. The fish soup, whole fish and squid dishes are all popular, and the home…
Indonesian in Manokwari

Rumah Makan Salam Manis

Renowned far and wide for its nasi ayam panggang lalapan (grilled chicken with green vegetables and rice), this two-storey place is an excellent choice for a communal meal while sat cross-legged at low tables surrou…
Beach in Manokwari

Pantai Pasir Putih

About 5km southeast of town, this 600m curve of clean white sand and clear water is good for swimming, and snorkelling if you have your own gear. It’s generally quiet – except on the weekends when half of Manokwari …