Saparua is one of the Lease Islands in the Maluku archipelago in Indonesia. Saparua is a popular getaway from nearby Ambon. Political unrest caused a dramatic drop in tourism in all of the Maluku islands, but before that, visitors found their way to Saparua pleasant beaches, coral reefs and historic Dutch fort all the time.


  • Type:  Island
  • Location:  , , ,
  • Latitude:  3° 34' 29.8" (3.5749°) south
  • Longitude:  128° 38' 50.3" (128.6473°) east
  • Average elevation:  71 meters (233 feet)
  • Wikidata:  Saparua
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Saparua

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Other Names for Saparua

  • Indonesian:  Saparua
  • Hanimoa
  • Honimoa
  • Poelau Saparoea

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