Sumba Island is an exotic island and has become known by Indonesian travelers and foreign tourists. There are many famous tourist destinations on Sumba that offer beauty that makes you fascinated by its beauty and makes you forget the beauty of other islands such as Bali, Lombok and others. Tourist attractions in Indonesia located in eastern Indonesia are anti-mainstream tourist destinations that are still not widely visited. Infrastructure is indeed not as complete as other tourist destinations such as Bali, or other famous tourist attractions in Indonesia. Well, this time, our Tourism Reference will provide places for Sumba tourism recommendations that must be visited and will make you fall in love with its charm and beauty.
1. Danau Weekuri: Unique saltwater lake private tub on the beach
Maybe you are confused why is there a saltwater lake? Yes it is true that Lake Weekuri is a unique lake and is highly recommended as an anti-mainstream destination on Sumba because this lake is one of the only saltwater lakes in Indonesia that has a clear and greenish water color located in Kodi Utara. A lake like a private pool is very beautiful and exotic surrounded by rocks. Don’t worry if you swim on Lake weekuri because the lake is safe and white sand if you see the bottom. Salt water between rocks enters through the sea or coast because it is directly adjacent to the sea.
Let’s wait for you to be able to feel the only saltwater lake in Indonesia that is sure when you are on vacation visiting Lake Weekuri will add your experience and add a spot stock of your photos that are cool and definitely very instagramable.
2. Walakiri Beach: Exotic and gentle white sand beach
This beautiful beach in Sumba is worth visiting because the white sand and ramps even at low tide you can walk to see the mangrove trees that adorn the beach lips. As for activities that you can do here, such as sunbathing, swimming and relaxing on the edge while enjoying a refreshing cold drink or you can also enjoy young coconut ice which is hired by sellers near the beach, Walakiri. Walakiri beach attractions are indeed very unique you can watch marine animals while walking like crabs, the clear sea water is guaranteed to make children feel at home for long there.
3. Puru Kambera: Beautiful, natural savanna
One of the savannahs in Sumba is a glimpse like Baluran National Park in Banyuwangi. Residents around Puru Kambera, whose daily activities are animal breeders, freely release their livestock to the wild and don’t be surprised if you will witness various kinds of livestock ranging from cows, campers to pigs milling about there.
There is one unique tree located in Puru Kambera which is a tree If the fruit is a favorite for animals such as thirsty cows. Its natural environment is still natural and a little arid to make the atmosphere really about so you can hear the exciting waves dancing to the sloping beach.
4. Kampung Tarung: Tourist village or traditional village led by Rato
Kampung Tarung is a tourist village or traditional village on Sumba that is still preserving its culture in Waikabubak. The village led by the adat leader, called Rato, adheres to the belief of Merapu and has a Traditional House whose building is quite sturdy even though it only relies on pegs and iron nails.
The shape of the building is very simple which has a high roof and is covered by a haystack. On the roof is used as a place to store food and grain, and residents live in the middle, in general, traditional house houses in fighting villages are also used as livestock for their animals.
5. Nihiwatu Beach
One of the beaches which is also the best beach in Asia is indeed worth giving an award which is often likened to the Hawaiian coast. This white and clean sandy beach has seawater that is also very clear and sloping surrounded by green hills so it’s no wonder Nihiwatu Beach is the best beach in Asia where expatriates want to enjoy tranquility and enjoy their privacy.
One of the uniqueness of Nihiwatu Beach is that there are many large stones which are complementary and natural accessories. Not only that, Nihiwatu Beach also has resorts that have international standards that can pamper visitors who want to stay overnight, and besides that Nihiwatu beach is also a surf spot or water surfing shoes for professional surfers and activities such as snorkeling.
6. Pantai Londa Lima: Exotic white sand beach on Sumba
This one beach you must visit when you are on holiday in Sumba which has almost the same character as the beaches on other Sumba. The clear sea water and other beaches are an attraction for tourists to come to visit Londa Lima Beach. So it’s no wonder that there are always tourists who come to enjoy the exotic beaches near this city to enjoy their weekends.
7. Waikabubak City Horse Statue: Monument Ksatria Pasola
One of the tourist attractions in the city of Waikabubak is located on the street Bhayangkara Waikabubak, this statue is also one of the tourist attractions in Sumba that you can enjoy during your vacation in Sumba. This place is also one of the culinary places at night. And you can see the Swordsman Statue, which is also the Pasola Knight, carrying a spear as an icon of Sumba’s tourist attraction. So not only beaches, waterfalls or lakes, you can also enjoy the atmosphere of the city of Waikabubak by visiting the Horse Statue in Waikabubak
8. Pero Beach
Beautiful and exotic beaches and ramps you must visit which is also a bay. There is a downstream river which also does not directly go to the sea but is separated by a white sand land that forms like a natural bridge. And in the middle of the beach many lips are decorated with rocks that hold the waves that come dancing dancing along the beach. The team is guaranteed that you will fall in love after you come to see the beauty of Pero Sumba Beach. And not only that, you can also visit waterfalls and beaches that are still very virgin and still rarely visited.
9. Marosi Beach
Well this time is the beach that must be included in the list of your visits while on vacation in Sumba, namely Marosi Beach, which has 3 km of beach shores located in West Sumba. Marosi Beach is the best beach tourist destination because it is quite easy to reach and to get there the road is quite good, you can use a private vehicle or rental car because public transportation is not yet available. So when you are not going to be enough in one day to explore tourist attractions in Sumba and explore virgin tourist attractions such as beaches and tourist villages on Sumba.
10. Waikabubak City Monument
Oh yes there is one more tourist spot in the city of Waikabubak that you have to visit is the monument besides the statue of Kuta, the Tugu City of Waikabubak which is the second largest city on Sumba after Waingapu. The city of Waikabubak is a village or traditional village in the middle of a city called Adata Tarung Village that you must visit while on holiday in Sumba which still preserves its local culture or wisdom.
11. Matayangu Waterfall
This unique waterfall must be included in your visit list. This pretty high waterfall that reaches 75 meters is still very natural, which is located right in the National Park. There you can see the small cave which is behind a beautiful waterfall. So don’t wait for long – let’s just come and enjoy the natural beauty of Sumba which offers many natural attractions like the island of Bali.
12. Bukit Persaudaraan
Wow, this time is a pretty pleasant Sumba tourist spot that offers a wide view of the eye, namely the green scenery which is very popularly called the hill of brotherhood. This hill can spoil your eyes and you will be treated to green scenery and trees. So it’s no wonder that this tourist spot on the Sumba Brotherhood Hill is a national film shooting location.
13. Watuparunu Beach
This cool beach is also one of the best beaches on the west coast that you must visit. The location is quite far from the city center of Waingapu, which offers the beauty of the beach and this place is very promising and guaranteed you will be fascinated after arriving there. One of the attractions and features of this beach is its unique white cliffs and a magnet for tourists who come.
14. Kerewei Beach
Pantai keren yang satu ini memang tak boleh dilewatkan. Perlu anda ketahui di bagian pesisir pantainya banyak tumbuh dengan pohon nyiur yang melambai-lambai. Pantai Kerewei terletak sangat dekat dengan Kota Waikabubak, hanya sekitar 1 jam saja. Jangan lupa naik ke bukit untuk mengabadikan Pantai Kerewei yang membentuk seperti sebuah teluk.
15. Puru Kambera
This green expanse along the eyes of this memanda is a savanna that is a habitat for grazing wild horses. Puru Kambera is also located close to Puru kambera beach, which is located only 25 km away, you can watch wild horses free to roam while eating grass, a calm atmosphere makes the mood cool while watching wild horse horses.
16. Praijing Village
Praijing Village is a famous tourist spot on Sumba which is on a hill and still maintains their culture. The location of this Praijing village is in West Sumba which is surrounded by tall trees and forests. You need to know that praijing village is a megalithic site that until now has become a historical tourist spot that you must visit, one of which is a unique and interesting cemetery that is often called a megalithic grave using stones that weigh up to tons of tons.