A great Indonesia Surfing Destination

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For you guys who like to surf Indonesia has many great paces for it. If you are looking for Indonesia tourism destination especially Indonesia surfing destination, here are some recommendation that hopefully could help you guys to find a great place to surf:

Bali

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The most favorite and popular place for Indonesia surfing destination is Bali. The most popular place to surf in Bali is Padang and Uluwatu. To get to Uluwatu from Bali airport will need 45 minutes. Furthermore, it will need around 1.5 hours to get to Uluwatu from popular destination such as Kuta, Seminyak or Cangu. The most convenient way to get there is by taxi or grab. However, if you prefer you could also rent a car or by bus. Uluwatu is prominent for its surfing place because of its entry cave. The full strength of wind comes from the Southern Ocean thus southwest and southeast part of its coast are scattered with a lot of surfing sport. The most perfect time to surf here is on the dry season in which from June to September.

Lombok

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mawi lombok beach

The second Indonesia surfing destination that definitely should you visit is Lombok. You could go there by flight from Bali, but it will cost you more than you go there by boat or ferry. Lombok offers a great surf break in some of its surf spot such as Mawi, Mawun and Point X and the part of shouter coast of Lombok. If you plan to get here, you should come on April to October, because it is the most suitable season for surfing.

Sumba Islands

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Nihiwatu spot

The next Indonesia surfing destination is Sumba Islands. It is located in East Nusa Tenggara. You could reach there you need to take a flight from Ngurah Rai Bali International airport to either of Tambaloka airport or Waingapu airports in Sumba. After that, you could continue your journey by renting a car. It bit pricy but more comfortable and more preferable by the tourist. Sumba Islands offers different waves from the rest of Indonesian waves. It has a great quality of waves among major breaks. Nihiwatu is one of most popular surf spots in Sumba Island. It offers a lot of reefs, bays and several mouths river but the wave is so powerful. The perfect time to surf here is during the dry season which happens on March till October. The waves come from Indian Ocean swells. The wave itself could be up to 12 to 15 feet high, which is insane if we might add.  Hence, it is so perfect for you guys who are surfer junkies. All in all, those three above are the most favorite Indonesia surfing destination that you should try while you are holidaying in Indonesia and are wanting to try surfing.

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