Indonesia as an archipelagic state in Southeast Asia has many things to offer during your vacation. Those are beaches all over the country can spoil the eyes of the viewers.
Pink Beach, Komodo Island
What is crossing your mind when we are talking about pink beach? yes, it is pink beach located in Komodo Island that one of the magnificent beaches that has ever created in this earth. Indonesian people must be so proud of since this country is named as emerald of the equator and has two pink beaches. One takes place in southeast Lombok and another one in Komodo Island. The beach is literally pink because its grains formed of microscopic of red corals and shells that used to live here. It is easily noticeable as the colour is very contrast with the blue crystal clear water. If you take the sand in your hands you can find out the tiny shatters of red corals and shells mixed with the white sand. It is so beautiful. You can explore the beach by swimming, snorkeling, and also diving. But, for the unusual adventure, you can stroll around the land to meet with the one and only living legend in the world, komodo dragons. Yeah, you can find komodo dragons only in this island.
Nihiwatu Beach, Sumba, East Nusa Tenggara
As reported by CNN, Nihiwatu beach in Sumba is on the 17th list of CNN World’s 100 Best Beaches in The World beating Hanalei bay in Hawaii that only on the 27th out of 100 . This dazzling beach has white sand, blue crystal clear water, and drop dead gorgeous sunset. In Nihiwatu Resort, you can dive, swim, snorkel, and of course enjoy the sunset. Other than that, you can also mingle with the locals to catch crabs and octopuses. You can reach the beach approximately an hour from Bali by aircraft and take another 90-minute road trip.
Ora Beach, Maluku
We can say that Ora Beach is a hidden heaven in Central Maluku. The beauty of this beach is similar with Boracay beach in Philippines or Bora-bora in small South Pacific island northwest of Tahiti in French Polynesia. There is a comfortable resort providing 6 cottages in this beach, perfect choice to have honeymoon here.
The enchantment of the beach is its green crystal clear water where you can enjoy the amazing corals and underwater world from a boat with unaided eyes. You can also enjoy the shining stars at night by the dock or at the veranda.
Derawan Beach, East Kalimantan
Derawan island is on the 66th of CNN World’s 100 Best Beaches in The World. It has completely-provided accommodation with good facilities. That is the reason why it is one of top-ranked beaches in the world. Here, you can swim with groups of turtle, snorkel with non poisonous jellyfishes, and dive to the deep sea with stingrays.
Pandawa Beach, Bali
I think, most people all over the world much better know Bali instead of Indonesia. Though Bali is only a little piece of heaven of Indonesia. Bali is not only named as the goddess island but also land of paradise. At some point, it is true because Bali has top-ranked fascinating beaches in the world. Let’s say, Pandawa beach. This is secluded beach as known as the secret beach. Located in Kutuh Village, the southern part of Bali, this beach is hidden behind high cliffs and wild bushes. Why it is called secret beach because the access of the road is inaccessible. Pandawa beach has sand as white as snow and water as clear as crystal. To avoid the boredom you can swim, snorkel, and dive to the deep blue sea. Other than that you can play water sports such kano and paragliding.
Now, you can decide where you are going to enjoy your holiday. For sure, Indonesia is a worth-spending place and a real adventure begins here.