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Tourism in Indonesia: Dazzling, unspoiled beaches galore


Currently, tourism in Indonesia is managed by the Minister of Culture and Tourism. International tourist campaigns have been largely concentrated on the tropical destination aspect, with the white sand of the beaches and the imagination of blue sky as the image. Beach resorts and hotels were developed in some Indonesian islands, with the islands of Bali as the main destination. Cultural tourism is also an important part of the country’s tourism industry. The temples of Toraja, Prambanan and Borobudur, Yogyakarta and Minangkabau are known destinations for cultural tourism. Since Indonesia is well known for the appropriate beaches, here below you will find the beaches in Indonesia that are worth visiting all year round!

Pantai Derawan, Kalimantan

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This beach is located in the beautiful region of Derawan Island and has been designated as one of the most beautiful islands by UNESCO. This has been proven by CNN’s listing of the 100 best beaches in the world. Imagine, this beach which has very good accommodation is ranked 63rd out of 100 beaches in the world.

It is not wrong if you then visit this beach and make it your favorite vacation spot. The extraordinary excitement in this place is that tourists can swim with a group of turtles in a clear and cool sea. There are also rays that can be found on this beach.

Karimunjawa, Jawa Tengah

The Karimunjawa Islands, whose beaches are truly extraordinary, are among the resorts sought after by many people, both at home and abroad. In Karimunjawa, visitors can freely sunbathe on the beautiful white sand, fish, visit fishing villages or take a unique culinary tour of Karimunjawa around the beach.

Karimunjawa archipelago is located about 80 kilometers northwest of Jepara, is made up of 27 rocky islands in the Java Sea. Its population is around 8,000. Administratively, the archipelago is part of the Kabupaten of Jepara, in the Indonesian province of central Java.

Raja Ampat, Papua

In addition to Karimunjawa, which a lot of people talk about, Raja Ampat is another place that includes appalling. The advantage of tourism Raja Ampat has such a charming beauty that it is difficult to express it in words. The sunsets at Raja Ampat are an attraction which is favored by domestic and foreign tourists. In addition, the underwater life is so spectacular that even divers feel addicted to continuing to come and explore the nature of the sea at this location. The Indonesian archipelago of Raja Ampat (“the four kings”) is located near the northwest coast of New Guinea. It is made up of some 1,500 islands, often mountainous, the largest of which are Waigeo, Batanta, Salawati and Misool. The first three are located in the Pacific Ocean, Misool being in the Seram Sea. The Raja Ampat are a destination for scuba diving. The Raja Ampat archipelago contains many dive sites like Melissa’s Garden, Manta Sandy, Black Rock, Chichen Reef.

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