10 Most Beautiful Islands in Indonesia

FOR lovers of sport diving, you do not need to go all the way from Indonesia to find the most beautiful places. Here's a list of islands suitable for diving from Hotelscombined, search and price comparison best hotels in the world.

1. Raja Ampat Islands, West Papua

To be able to reach the Raja Ampat, you must buy a ticket from Jakarta to Sorong with a flight time of 6 hours, transit in Makassar or Manado. After arriving in Sorong, you have to climb aboard with a travel time of 3 hours.

You will be faced with two options when you want to enjoy the natural attractions of the Raja Ampat Islands. The choice to stay at a resort or staying at a ship phinisi modified. To be able to enjoy Raja Ampat tourist for a week using phinisi ship, you have to pay more than Rp 100 million with a passenger capacity of 14 people. For hotel options, you can stay at Aston Niu Manokwari with prices starting at just 600,000.

2. Derawan Islands, East Kalimantan

There is no better way to get the beauty of marine Derawan, except dip down into the sea, either by diving or just snorkeling. Completing the rest, you can enjoy sand in Gosong located just 5 minutes from the island Derawan.

Underwater life here is incredible, you will find giant turtles, dolphins, manta rays, dugongs, barracuda, and stingless jellyfish. Shark Derawan here is one of the precious biodiversity. And not only that, some of the unique species and protected here, head crabs, whales, dolphins, and dugongs.

3. Togean Islands, North Sulawesi

Togean Islands, not only offers a dive package. However, you also can do trekking around the island to see the deer Togean pigs, deer, bats, crabs and walnuts. Although little effort to reach these islands, you will not feel bored. Considering all the way, you will be presented with an incredible view of the surrounding good. The duration of the trip, you will be accompanied by the beauty of the mountains and the beauty of the beach coffee plantations in the equator.

4. Karimunjawa Islands, Central Java

The island has a variety of nicknames, holiday island, Paradise of Java, or Caribbean van Java. There are three options that boats can take you to these places, the speedboat Kartini; travel time of 4 hours, the ship Expres Bahari; travel time of 2 hours, and passenger motor boat Moriah; travel time of approximately 6 hours from the Port of Kartini.

Activities you can do in Karimunjawa, not just scuba diving, snorkeling, swimming, and fishing. You can also enjoy, around the island, see the captive sharks, mangrove forest trekking.

5. Wakatobi, Southeast Sulawesi

You can use the plane from Jakarta to Kendari Wakatobi with purpose, then proceed to ship directly to Wanci in Wangi Wangi Island. Regular boat to the island of Wangi Wangi depart every morning at 10:00 and will arrive at the destination about 10 to 12 hours later. Of Wangi-Wangi, trips to other islands can be reached by boat-boat charter or regular boat simple, but quite safe.

The best time to visit Wakatobi National Park is from April to June and from October to December each year. Some activities that you can surely do here ranging from diving, snorkeling, and swimming to see the beautiful coral reefs and a variety of marine life.

6. Tidung Island, Thousand Islands, Jakarta

Tidung Island has become a prestige for tourists both foreign and domestic. This is not because of the beauty, the wind gentle nan beaches, and clear blue water, and especially his nan stunning coral reefs.

To achieve Tidung Island, the only current transportation infrastructure allows is by sea, ie by means of the ship. There are at least three kinds of ships, Ferry (from Pel. Angke) and Quick Ship (from Pel. Kaliadem in Angke). From all of them, tourist facilities Tidung Island is now a favorite with Coral Reef Tourism Tidung Island watersport activities ie snorkeling and diving.

7. Gili Terawangan, Lombok

Enjoy the beauty of the underwater world in the Gili islands was not always cheap. So when planning a vacation, make sure you memersiapkan special budget to hire equipment and dive instructor. During the busy holiday season between June to August, the Gili islands in full, so make sure you make reservations at least four months prior. Before leaving for the island, you'll want to check Hotelscombined site because this site has 235 hotel properties and resorts that you can easily compare.

Explore the beauty of underwater life and corals snorkel in blue. This kind of coral can only be found in the Gili islands and the Caribbean Sea. Try ventured to explore Turtle Point at Gili Meno, a best place to see sea turtles. Ceburkan yourself and the one in the wall dive in Gili Trawangan Meno at a depth of 18-20 m, then you will see a white shark, Mantarays and turtles.

8. Kepa Island, East Nusa Tenggara

Kepa Island Beach is located in Alor, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia. Kepa island itself is a small island which is about 30 minutes drive from the city Kalabahi, Capital Alor Islands. The island is also known as "A Pettite" Small Kepa Kepa meaning. A beach that offers water clarity, whitish sand, and serenity of nature.

Besides being able to enjoy the exotic scenery of this beach, the tourists can also do snorkeling or diving activities. Snorkeling activities can be carried out more or less half a day. The cost is pretty affordable, which is approximately Rp 50,000 per person. Price per person diving for approximately € 26 / dive package price or may choose to offer, which ranges from € 56 for two people (for one day).

9. Tulamben, Bali

Attractions located in the village of Tulamben Tulamben, Kubu district, Karangasem regency, Bali. The distance is about 80 km from Denpasar and can be reached within 1.5-2 hours drive.

The uniqueness of this attraction is the sunken wreck of the United States named the USS Liberty which sank in the second world war, but there is also a saying by the earthquake and the eruption of Mount Agung in 1963 Regardless of what is right or wrong, Tulamben remains a favorite location for diving. There are many sea-facing accommodation in Tulamben, one that could be an option is Ocean View Tulamben starting at Rp640,000 if your message through Hotelscombined.

10. Bintan Island, Riau

On this island, you can enjoy the local history and culture, including the City Palace which is located on the island Dishes Biram Dewa. Bintan visit would not be complete if it does not stop at the town of Tanjung Pinang, where you can see the life of the local community and visit a 300 year old temple in the area Senggarang.

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