Friday, September 7, 2012

Paradise on the island of Moyo, Sumbawa

Foreign tourists, People Caucasians only way to fly to Moyo Island in West Nusa Tenggara (NTB) to enjoy the beautiful island of Moyo, should we Indonesian people do not know there is a 'paradise island' in there?

Yes, this is the exotic atmosphere on the island of Moyo, Sumbawa regency, West Nusa Tenggara.
Moyo Island offers a world-class natural exoticism, as unspoilt beaches, crystal clear water, fresh air atmosphere wrapped in silence and coral reefs are still sustainable.
Moyo Island is a tiny island located in the northern island of Sumbawa, West Nusa Tenggara. The extent of 330 square km, with a maximum height of 671 m and 88 km of coastline. Administratively, the island including Sumbawa regency, West Nusa Tenggara Province.

 Moyo Island has a variety of natural resources ranging from rain forests, mangrove forests and grasslands. In addition, a visit to this island should also be prepared to see hundreds of butterflies flying and a variety of birds as well as fish and coral reefs are extraordinarily beautiful.

Moyo Island is a paradise for bird lovers. Of 124 species of birds found in Sumbawa, 86 types of which are in the island. Rare bird species can also be found here. Among them is the yellow-headed cockatoos and birds Gosong Tanimbar (Megapodius tenimberensis). The last bird, is unique because it relies on plants and twigs to produce heat during the incubation period of the eggs.

When visiting this island, we could see the beauty of unspoiled nature. Forests are beautiful and almost untouched, waterfalls and natural rivers, as well as the beauty of the endless sea. In addition to hiking in the woods and along the streams and waterfalls, some caves which can be reached on foot can be an alternative activity. One is Gua Ai Manis to be achieved with a bit of rock climbing. This cave where hundreds of bats breeding. In addition, other activities that you can do is tracking for two hours can be started from Labuan Haji, toward the waterfall Brang Rea (Great River) located in the center of the island.

Though small, deserted island but has incredible natural wealth, managed to lure some big caliber Lady Diana and Mick Jagger for a vacation. Moyo Island, a small island located in the northern island of Sumbawa, West Nusa Tenggara province. Seeing the beauty of the beach, sea and nature, it offers peace for lovers of the beauty of the outdoors and underwater.
The late Princess Diana of the British Empire (the mother of Prince William) and former Manchester United goalkeeper Edwin Van De Saar had been holidaying on the island. Scenery owned Moyo Island is not inferior to its panoramic island.


  1. I would love to spend a vacation there :)

  2. Hola!! Buenos días

    Que tengas un feliz día