West Sumba is one of island of Sumba regency in East Nusa Tenggara Province, Indonesia which consists of six sub areas namely: district Loli, district Waikabubak, district Tana Righu, district Wanokaka, district Lamboya and district West Lamboya. The city is located in West Sumba Kabupten Waikabubak.
West Sumba is situated between 9 ° 18 '- 10 ° 20' South Latitude and 118 ° '- 120 ° 23' East Longitude. The total area of 737.59 km2 of West Sumba with a slope of 14 ° - 140 °. West Sumba topography consists of plains, mountains and hills, all of which produce beautiful scenery of valleys stretching to the hills. But on the other hand, the topography of this sort lead to soil vulnerable to erosion.
1. Marosi beach
Marosi Beach located in District Lamboya, about 32 Km from Waikabubak. Marosi beach is one of the prettiest beaches in West Sumba. The beach is close to the arena Pasola Hobba Kalla (Pasola Lamboya) and a number of traditional villages.
The beach is located in district Wanokaka. Because it is relatively close to the City of Waikabubak is about 27 km, then on a beach holiday is becoming a major alternative for the local tourists who want to unwind while swimming, fishing and soaking up the sun. From Waikabubak can be reached by motor vehicle about 1 hour drive.
3. Nihi Watu beach
|Nihi Watu Beach|
4. Laipopu Waterfall
Things you can do is enjoy the beautiful waterfall with a picture taken, doing massage and feel the cold water with a water bath at about a waterfall that is relatively safe for visitors.
Laipopu way to the waterfall where it provides its own challenges that will reach every tourist attraction is faced with a suspension bridge made of bamboo, and passes down the watery path composed of stands of woody trees. to achieve Laipopu Waterfall can be taken approximately 45 minutes from the settlement through a varied trail.
Other potential that can be enjoyed by tourists is a parrot habitat, landscape of paddy fields and the village community craft Katikuloku of woven fabric and webbing.
Wow... as I said I can't stop to talk about Indonesia, there are too much beautiful nature scenery, I found many interesting article about how enchantment of some place but I don't have enough time to share in here but I will try to update my blog and will try to update information about West Sumba, see my next post on next week.