Sumba, the Charm of Eastern Indonesia
EcotOnline – End of 2019, it seems indeed very suitable in the contents of a vacation with family. However, for those of you who are still confused where to go, Sumba can be your choice of destination. Why does it have to be Sumba Island? . The island is located in the province of East Nusa Tenggara has extraordinary natural beauty. If you are interested in visiting there, then here are some choices of destinations that you can make as a reference;
- Mbawana Beach.
The beach is located in the Kodi Balagahar Subdistrict, West Sumba. It offers a variety of white sand beauty with a row of stunning cliffs. To go to Mbawana Beach, you can travel by land, which is by car by taking 1 hour from the city center. Or for those of you who come from out of town and land at Tambolaka Airport, you can take 1.5 hours to get to this very beautiful beach. Not only that, even when you get to the entrance of this beach, you will be greeted by a winding route with 300 steps that are ready to be passed to this Mbawana beach. However, the exhaustion of climbing these stairs does not seem to be felt if passed with a carefree heart, joking with your family or loved ones.
- Rende Village
For those of you who like historical tourism or even want to know how the customs of the Sumba people are, then you can choose this Kampung Rende destination as one of the interesting destinations to visit. As one of the information that you need to know, that Kampung Rende is a village in Sumba Regency which is 40 km from the center of Waingapu City. You can find out the traditions of the people in the countryside, for example; The traditional traditional house of Kampung Rende is designed very sturdy, where at the front there is a stone grave that is hundreds of years old.
- Bukit Warinding.
For those of you who really want hilly tourist destinations that are very beautiful, and suitable to be immortalized in the moment of your trip. So, the right choice to choose Bukit Warinding as a destination for your Sumba tour this time. Bukit Warinding has a quite unique designation from the surrounding community, namely Lai Uhuk. This designation is taken from the location of the evidence which is on a curving road with an altitude of 100-200 meters above sea level. Of course, with the original savanna meadow formation, this hill is very beautiful.
- Walakiri Beach.
In addition to Mbawana beach, a destination around the beach that you can still choose is Walakiri Beach. Different from the previous beach, Walakiri beach has a natural beauty that is extraordinary, which has a unique mangrove decorated with a stretch of sand accompanied by rows of coconut trees that give the impression of a calm, calm and comfortable atmosphere. Moreover, for those of you who really like peace. This Walakiri beach destination can be used as one of the best destination choices on Sumba Island. Not only that, even Walakiri beach has another uniqueness, namely there are 2 different types of sand texture, between sand on the beach and sand in the former receding sea area, and this can be visited if you are receding.
If you want to travel to Sumba, don’t forget to stop by some of the tourist sites mentioned above, because these tourist locations are very impressive.