Lampung City has beautiful tourist destinations even if it has less-than-perfect road infrastructure is not a challenge to visit the wonderful tourist destinations in it. The natural beauty and cultural attractiveness of this city are also a challenge to be not missed.
Lampung is a province at the southern tip of Sumatra Island, Indonesia, that recently has been in the spotlight and much discussed because some areas of Lampung have damaged roads that are difficult for transportation to pass through. The province has two cities, Bandar Lampung, as the capital and center of government, Metro, and other 13 regencies. However, despite all the cases, it has beautiful tourist destinations and is still worth visiting. It remains attractive to tourists since the natural beauty and cultural attractiveness of this city are a challenge to be missed. Thus, here are some beautiful tourist destinations that you can explore in it:
1. Mutun Beach
Located about 60 kilometers south of Bandar Lampung City, Mutun Beach offers soft white sand and clear seawater. The beach is also surrounded by mangrove forests that enrich the natural panorama.
2. Way Kambas National Park
This is one of the most famous national parks in Indonesia. The park is located east of Bandar Lampung City and is famous for its wild elephant population. You can enjoy nature tours, see wild elephants, and walk around the beautiful tropical forest
3. Puncak Mas
Located in the Puncak Mas area, this attraction offers a spectacular view of Bandar Lampung City from a height. You can enjoy the stunning panorama and fresh air while strolling around the area.
4. Pahawang Island
Located in the waters of the Lampung Sea, Pahawang Island is known for its underwater beauty. It is a paradise for divers and snorkelers with beautiful coral reefs and rich marine biodiversity.
5. Kiluan Bay
Kiluan Bay is located in Kiluan Village in the District of Tanggamus in Lampung Province. This is the place where you can see the herds of wild dolphins diving freely beneath the crystal sea, coupled with sandy white beaches against a backdrop of a clear blue sky are key elements representing the unabridged of its natural beauty.
Beaches around the bay are also nesting grounds for two species of sea turtle; the green sea turtle and the hawksbill turtle. Kiluan has two species of Dolphin, and they are much easier to spot due to their sheer number. Dolphins can be seen weaving their way between the waves just 20 minutes from the coast. A variety of boats can be chartered from the locals to take you out to sea, such as the cadik, a small boat that carries a maximum of 3 guests plus 1 guide/boatman.
Those are travel destinations in Lampung that you should not miss it! You can also enjoy the tourist destinations offered by Lampung City with good planning and choose a suitable vehicle to explore these areas. Of all the tourist destinations above, which ones have you visited?
Writer: Agnes Damora Siburian