Nias Island Hopping
Last modified 11 November 2009
Number of Days:
12 November 2009 to 14 November 2009
Fly to Gunung Sitoli from Medan. Start by going to Sorake Bay, close to the town of Teluk Dalam, on the southern tip. Catch some waves. travelers. Most interesting about Nias are the traditional villages of Bawomataluo and Hilisimaetano in the south that can be reached via Teluk Dalam.
Back to surfing. There are also two consistent, world-class waves in the nearby Hinako Islands, Asu and Bawa.
Off to Mentawai.
There are four ultimate diving spots here in Mentawai, Siberut, Sipora, Pagai Utara (north Pagai) and Pagai Selatan (south Pagai). Waves to catch.
Explore the remaining spots before going home. Take a ferry from Mentawai to Teluk Bayur Port in Padang. Then take a flight from Tabing airport (West Padang) to Sukarno Hatta airport in Jakarta.