The Other Side of Indonesia’s Travel Destinations Posted on August 4, 2019September 4, 2019 by Pepe De Wee Banda Islands Maluku Indonesia is one country that is endowed with lots of enchanting beauty. So it is not surprising that there are many tourist destinations in Indonesia that are never empty of visitors. With the tagline, wonderful Indonesia, visit Indonesia succeeded in hypnotizing many people to visit Indonesia. There are many tourist destinations that are always crowded by visitors every time. If we talk about the area, then Indonesia is one of the countries that is quite broad and long. This is what makes our country divided into several regions namely west, central and east. This division also applies to time zones and tourist areas. For those of you lovers of traveling in tourist places in Indonesia which are crowded, such as Bali, Yogyakarta, Malang, Lombok, Sumba, you may have been there often, so it makes you a bit bored to visit it again. However, did you know, besides visiting those slightly mainstream destinations, it turns out you can also visit other destinations that are not less interesting. Try to consider Indonesia’s tourist destinations in the east as your choice for a vacation. At the same time knowing how multi-ethnic and cultural in Indonesia is truly diverse. Eastern Indonesia is one area that attracts a lot of tourists. The beauty of natural and cultural tourism is one of the preeminent in Indonesia. Even though it is known to cost a little more, East Indonesia tourist destinations are highly recommended to be visited and you will be paid with experience and happiness that you will never find in any part of the world. Banda Islands, Maluku Maluku is one of the tourist attractions in Indonesia which is quite famous and very worthy of status, wonderful Indonesia, visit Indonesia for its natural beauty. If we visit this one island, we will be welcomed by the beautiful view of the vast expanse of sea and the many beautiful islands that will spoil your eyes. The Maluku Islands themselves are indeed famous for the beauty of the sea view that is already known to the world. One of the places that is quite famous in Maluku is the Banda Islands. The Banda Islands itself is one of Indonesia’s well-known scuba diving spots. The beauty of the underwater indeed we can not doubt anymore. Many tourists visit this area just to enjoy the beauty of the underwater which is really charming. The banda islands itself consists of approximately 10 small islands and has 3 large islands. The three main islands in the banda archipelago are Banda Neira, Banda Besar, and Gunung Api. The three big islands are the main point of our journey to enjoy the underwater beauty of the banda islands. To protect the underwater beauty of the banda islands, the central government has determined the banda islands to be one of the underwater conservation sites in Indonesia. This determination can protect various kinds of marine life in the waters of Banda Islands. Taliabu Islands, Maluku Maybe the name Taliabu is still unfamiliar in your ears. Taliabu is one of the districts resulting from the division of Sula Regency in North Maluku Province. As a newly divided district, all existing facilities in the Taliabu Islands are completely emergency and new. Even so, Taliabu’s natural potential is very promising, especially beach and sea tourism. One characteristic of Eastern Indonesia tourist destinations is the ease of finding uninhabited beaches with white sand and clear water. These beaches can be accessed without paying fees. Some beaches have a beautiful experience. In addition to visiting the beach, you can visit various islands that offer snorkeling and diving spots such as Woyo Island, Hol Kima, Seho Island, Kano Island, Limbo Island, Tabila Island, or Samada Island. If you want to cut travel time, you can visit Taliabu through Luwuk City, Central Sulawesi. There have been many flights to Luwuk City which will usually transit in Makassar City. After arriving in Luwuk City, you can continue your journey by boat to Bobong City, Taliabu, for 10 hours. Overall, the travel time and journey to Taliabu will pay off when you have set foot there. The stretch of white sand, pristine beaches, and the variety of underwater wealth owned by Taliabu makes it worthy of being one of the tourist destinations in Eastern Indonesia that needs to be visited this year. Luwuk-Banggai, Central Sulawesi Maybe Luwuk-Banggai is still rarely used as a tourist destination for Eastern Indonesia by people. Information about tourism in Luwuk Banggai is rarely exposed on the Internet. In fact, Luwuk-Banggai has natural beauty that is also worthy of bearing the wonderful Indonesia, visit Indonesia, which is not inferior to other domestic tourist destinations. In Luwuk City, Banggai Regency, you can visit various interesting Eastern Indonesia tourist destinations. Some of these destinations are Bukit Teletubbies, Pulau Dua, and also Kilo Lima Beach. Many people assume that they are the same area, but in fact different. However, the natural attractions offered by the two districts are more or less similar, namely beach and sea tourism. Both Banggai Islands and Banggai Laut have many virgin diving and snorkeling spots. You can visit Bongo Beach, Pasir Putih Beach, Labuan Beach, Bongo Island and many other unnamed spots that you can visit for free. If you are lucky, you can find various types of Cardinal Fish (sea urchins) during snorkeling and swimming at the beaches in Banggai Laut and Banggai Islands. Cendrawasih Bay, Papua This tourist location is located in the western part of the Papua’s island. As one of the Eastern Indonesia Tourism, the beauty of the cendrawasih bay itself has been recognized by many parties, not only from within the country. Cendrawasih bay itself is the largest marine park in the world. This is of course very proud not only for the people of Papua but also for Indonesia itself. In addition to being a well-known scuba diving spot in Indonesia. This place itself is also the center of a well-known marine animal research. One activity that is pretty much awaited by tourists is swimming among the whale sharks which is quite large and can be said to be not too aggressive. Cendrawasih bay itself is one of the points traversed by the whale shark in its annual migration journey. This is what makes the bay of paradise also become one of the whale shark research centers that are quite famous in the world. Well, those are some tourist attractions in eastern Indonesia that you can visit all the time. Some of them, formally do not hold the status of a wonderful Indonesia, visit Indonesia, but do you want your taste in beauty to be limited by the appendage? I think not. Each of these places will offer its own beauty and experience which will certainly be very rarely found or even you will not find anywhere in the world. This is Indonesia! So don’t forget to keep entering these tourist destinations in your vacation list.