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Banda Island
Port of Entry
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04°31.486'S, 129°53.816'E Chart icon.png
lat=-4.524760576068874 | lon=129.89693529321394 | zoom=9 | y

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See Indonesia.


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Sources for Weather forecasts:

  • BMKG (Official Government Body on weather forecast)
  • In telegram, there is an official channel of BMKG.


See Indonesia.


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Also see World Cruiser's Nets


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Banda has a port operated by PT Pelabuhan Indonesia (Persero). Banda port is not under port authority of Ambon but it is under port authority of Banda.



Key to symbols: |Port of entry icon – port of entry |Needs data icon – needs data ||
  • Banda Port Banda Port/wiki/Banda_Port Harbour icon – harbour |Needs data icon – needs data |


Water ?
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Eating out

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Banda Island was famous in history because it had the biggest nutmeg plantation. It has been known for centuries and become the history why the Dutch comes to the island to secure the spices. That's also the reason why tourist come to the island to see the Dutch historic site.

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See Indonesia.


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