Indonesia is an archipelago country which is located between the continent of Asia and Australia. It’s location also between the ocean of Pacific and Indian.
Of course, as an archipelago country Indonesia consist of many islands. It has more than seventeen thousand islands. Therefore, it so reasonable if Indonesia has so many beach because of the islands are surrounded by the sea.
Almost every island in Indonesia has a beautiful beach, even some of them are very famous, not only in Indonesia but also in the world. For the example is Bali. Who doesn’t know Bali? Bali is one of the most popular island as the Indonesia Tourist Places.
Everyday Bali always crowded by tourist, both the domestic and the foreign tourist. Even, because of its popularity, some of foreign people said if Indonesia is only Bali.
But, did you know if Indonesia is a big country? There are so many Indonesia tourist places that have the same a beauty of beach as in Bali.
And day by day the Indonesian Government always try to improve the attractiveness of tourist places in Indonesia in order to more and more the tourists who will visiting Indonesia to have holiday.
So now, in this article we will inform you some of the Indonesia tourist places and must visit in 2018.
1. Belitung Island
This island is located on the east coast of Sumatra, Indonesia. Belitung Island is known by its beautiful beach with a white sands and a clear of sea water. It’s a paradise island for tourists who wants have holiday with a natural views.
If you have a plans to visit this one Indonesia tourist place, there are some places which must to visit : Tanjung Tinggi Beach, Kepayang Island, The Beach of Lengkuas Island, Tanjung Kelayang Beach and Andrea Hirata’s Museum of Words.
Tanjung Tinggi Beach
Tanjung Tinggi Beach also known as Laskar Pelangi Beach because it’s ever be a location for Indonesian film, Laskar Pelangi. The popularity of this film has make that beach be more famous therefore it get these nickname.
You will find the very exotic of view from the calm of blue sea water with many large granite rock. Good place for relaxing your mind for a while.
Next, Kepayang Beach, you can reach it from Tanjung Kelayang Beach. Take your time to get snorkeling there. The clear of water will make you forgetting the time.
Then, Lengkuas Island. You just need a time for 30 minutes to reach this island from Belitung. And when arrive at there,don’t forget to visit it lighthouse. It is one of heritage of Dutch Colonial history.
Even, you can see whole of Belitung Island from the upstairs of lighthouse. But you need to climb the manual stairs to get upstairs. remember, no elevator but it’s so balance with the beauty of view that will make you fascinated.
Tanjung Kelayang Beach
Move to Tanjung Kelayang Beach, don’t miss the moment with many large granite rock at there. Makes your instagram feeds be interested by the beautiful views on this beach.
Andrea Hirata's Museum of Words
The last is Museum of Words. It’s a unique place to visit when you go to Belitung Island. This museum is the first of literature museum in Indonesia.
In museum you will see some collection about Laskar Pelangi’s film. Oh yes, if you are seafood lovers you will not bored to taste this food in Belitung. To reach Belitung Island you can get a flight to HAS Hanandjoeddin Airport that near Tanjung Pandan, Belitung district.
When you arrive in the island, you can use car or motorcycle rental for your transportation. there are also have online and conventional transportation.
2. Three Gili Islands
Nice recommendation for you who are looking for the Indonesia Tourist Places. And you must visit it in 2018 friends. Like the name, it’s about three of paradise:
At Gili Trawangan you will never bored with an amazing view from undersea with colorful tropical fish and beauty of its coral.
Need to know if Gili Trawangan is the best place for diving. And it’s also the world’s cheapest to learn about diving. Gili Trawangan is the largest of three islands too.
Gili Meno is the smallest island of the three Gili Islands. Looking for a best beach for honeymoon with your couple? Yes, you got it.
There are some resorts and bungalows that will make your day in this island more fun.
A peaceful of that beach is a best place to get rest and relax. And also, the romantic atmosphere will make you feel looks like on the private island. But, don’t worry, you still can do dive to see the amazing undersea and ride bicycle to surrounds the island.
Oh yes, there is also a unique spot namely Gili Meno Wall where is a place to see turtles that swim from morning until afternoon.
How to getting this island? You can get a boat from Lombok or Gili Trawangan. If you are from Lombok you can take a boat from Bangsal Harbour with a ticket price about IDR 25.000 for 25 minutes away.
And if from Gili Trawangan, you can take a boat or fast-boat with a ticket price about IDR 23.000 for boat and IDR 85.000 for fast-boat.
Gili Air, it’s one of beautiful beach of Three Gili Islands. The location of this island is a nearest island with Lombok Island.
There are so many spot if you want to see a various of colorful fauna of undersea.
Hotel, restaurant event Pub are the places that will you found at there. A natural place with a sense of modern life. If you want to escape from your crowded town, let’s come to this island and you will enjoy the peaceful of the island.
Don’t doubt about the spot for diving and snorkeling. Enjoy your hobbies there to see a wonderful of undersea.
Same like Gili Trawangan, you can go to Gili Air from Lombok with using a boat. From Bangsal Harbour you will pay about IDR 8.000 – IDR 25.000/people according to the type of boat. And if you go from Gili Trawangan you will pay a price about IDR 10.000 – IDR 20.000/people. Remember, don’t miss the schedule of boat departure so you will not late.
3. Moyo Island
Its a romantic place for the newly wed who wants to get honeymoon. Moyo Island is located on the north of Sumbawa Island, the province of West Nusa Tenggara.
This island be more popular after the number of world celebrities get a holiday at there. Such as The Late of Princess Diana, Mick Jagger, and Edwin Van Der Sar. And in last year, the couple of korean celebrity, Rain and Kim Tae Hee comes to there to enjoy a beautiful Moyo Island.
What can you do in Moyo Island? So much guys!. Moyo Island will makes you don’t want to go back to your town, it provides you a natural of tropical forest, a beauty of the sea, a charm of waterfall, an amazing of undersea and many more.
One of favourite place at there is Mata Jitu Waterfall. The green of trees that surrounds the waterfall makes this place looks like a beauty of portrait.
Brang Sedo Beach, Poto Jarum Beach, Diwu Mbai Waterfall, Takat Sagele, and Tanjung Pasir Beach are some of interesting destination when you have plans to visit this island.
Same like the other beach, not only getting a charm of beautiful views, you also can enjoying some sport activity likes diving, swimming or snorkeling.
If you want to visit this island you neet to get a flight to Bali or Lombok then continue the flight to Sumbawa Island. But, if you don’t want to go to there by air, you can choose a trip by sea. After that you will continue the journey to the Moyo Island, you can rent a boat with a price about IDR 1.500.000 for returns trip. But, if you want the cheapest one, you can join a citizen boat from Muara Kali Dock. You just need to pay them with a price about IDR 50.000-60.000.
Yes, many more of best places that will you find in Indonesia. So we hope, some of tourist place above can be your consideration to determine the Indonesia Tourist Places that must to visit in 2018.
Let’s go travelling guys 😎