Wakatobi is one of the many beautiful areas in Indonesia. This district in Southeast Sulawesi Province is famous for its tourist attractions. Wakatobi is a district consisting of a group of beautiful islands. They have underwater conditions that can’t be expressed in words. This is also expressed by anyone who sees firsthand how beautiful the underwater world is in Wakatobi.
Not only that but Wakatobi district is also known by the slogan “A Real Underwater Heaven at the Center of the World’s Coral Triangle”. This slogan is truly a magnet for divers from all over the world. This is proof that Indonesia is indeed blessed with abundant natural wealth.
The total area of Wakatobi National Park itself is 1.39 million hectares and makes the area in the world’s coral triangle. It’s no wonder that this makes Wakatobi the leading vacation destination or destination. Not a few choose to enjoy holidays in various places in Wakatobi, both from natural tourism or artificial tourism. There is a special pride in being in Wakatobi and witnessing the beauty that is presented before our eyes, such as when visiting some of the following tourist attractions:
- Kontamale Cave
For those who like to travel in nature or in a cave, it is mandatory to visit this tourist area. Kontamale Cave is natural tourism in the form of a shelter that also has groundwater flow in it. In fact, not infrequently many people mention that this area is called Goa Telaga because the water at the cave’s lip looks like a lake.
With the water at the lip of this cave, residents come to use it as a source of water for their daily needs. Even the water itself never looks cloudy, but it is always clear and clean. A myth says that if someone bathes here, it will be easy to get a mate. Not only that, in the sky, the cave itself has beautiful stalagmites.
- Tomia Island
As already mentioned, Wakatobi has good natural conditions. Visitors can also get this when they come to Tomia Island. The most beautiful island in Wakatobi, visitors can see the beautiful natural panorama of the mainland. Likewise, the charm of the underwater world is known to be no less impressive.
Tomia Island offers a panoramic view from the Peak of Heaven, the best spot to watch the sunset in Wakatobi. Natural beauty is presented, but Tomia Island is also inhabited by residents with wisdom, cultural heritage, and unique culinary delights. In addition, visitors can also watch the Safar traditional feast ahead of Ramadan and the Bose-bose Tradition, which is an activity to decorate boats filled with various traditional dishes. This boat is then paraded around the beach from Patipelong Pier to Tribal Pier to the Onemobaa Strait.
- Kahyangan Peak
A tourist attraction that you can choose while in this area is Puncak Kahyangan. When you hear the name of the peak, of course, you can already imagine how the shape and beauty it offers. Similar to this area, Puncak Kahyangan has become a trendy and favorite tourist destination. This is because the area provides a very beautiful panorama.
The area, which is located on Tomia Island, is a grass hill that presents the spectacular scenic beauty of Wakatobi. In addition, this area is a favorite place to enjoy the sunset and sunrise. You can even witness the view of the starry sky at night.
- Toliamba Peak
Have you ever heard of Toliamba Peak? This is the best place to be able to enjoy a relaxing time and incredible natural scenery. This beautiful peak is not far from the city of Wangi-Wangi. There are green trees and also a panoramic view of the sea that feels so stunning. It is known that this place does give peace when you want to be alone. Visitors can feel how romantic the atmosphere at Puncak Toliamba is.
- Lake Sombano
Want to see the beauty of a lake in the middle of a mangrove forest? Then you are obliged to come to Lake Sambono, where there is a lake due to the Mangrove Forest area of Kaledupa Island. This lake has its uniqueness, namely the water is obvious and clean so that you can see red shrimp on the surface.
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