Komodo Island Pink Beach – As an archipelago, Indonesia is very rich in coastal tourism objects. From Sabang on the west end to Merauke at the eastern end the stretch of coast is immeasurable.
White and black sand adorns the wide stretch of beach. But there is one more thing that is interesting about the beaches in this country, a beach with pink (pink) sand with stunning underwater charm. This is Komodo Island Pink Beach.
Make a Permit to Komodo Island Pink Beach
As we know, the Komodo Island area is part of the National Park area. Therefore, every visitor who wants to enter must obtain a permit first, where this permit can be arranged in Loh Liang.
It is not difficult to arrange the permit, all you have to do is fill in the personal data form and then it is signed and the permit to enter the national park area is already in hand.
Access to Komodo Island Pink Beach
Pink Beach can be reached by land and sea.
If you use a fishing boat, it takes about 30 minutes from Loh Liang. But if you want to test your guts, you can also go by land, but because you have to pass through steep cliffs during the trip, it’s no wonder that the travel time needed is also longer, which is 4.5 hours of travel.
By the way, make sure if you want to go to the beach using a small fishing boat, because if a large boat will find it difficult to dock at the beach, because a special mooring has been provided for large ships that want to visit the pink beach.
This is done so that the various corals in the pink coastal waters are not damaged by the anchor of the moored ship.
Why The Sand is Pink?
Do you know? The pink color that appears on the sand of the Komodo Island pink beach itself comes from a natural process, you know.
It comes from red coral flakes, as well as shellfish, then calcium carbonate, even small marine invertebrates, sponges or sea sponges, which eventually mix together to form a unique color composition like this, which if you look at it is a prominent pink. along this coast.
After arriving at this beach, are there any activity plans you want to do?
Don’t worry, you can do a lot of activities here. Starting from just sitting pretty while enjoying the warmth of the sun, looking at the beauty of this unique colored beach sand from one end of the hill, swimming on the beach, to snorkeling and diving to see the beauty of the ocean.
Coral reefs of various types and colors adorn the coastal waters. Everything is preserved. Indeed, this beach is still empty of visitors so that the preservation of the coral and its marine habitat is still maintained.