Jalan Pattimura RT 005 RW 002, Waikabubak Sumba Barat
The incredible cliff top saltwater Lake Weekuri
The unimaginable cliff prime saltwater Lake Weekuri is doubtless one in every of Indonesia’s most interesting pure points of interest. This stunning pure lake sits behind 10-15m excessive cliffs and is fed by waves washing by way of holes within the rocky cliffs, maintaining the water contemporary and crystal clear. Swimming within the sandy backside lake is an absolute delight and within the deeper sections, small coral gardens and vibrant fish present nice snorkelling. That is one attraction you gained’t need to miss!
While you’re within the space, take a stroll alongside the cliff tops, the place roughly 250m to the north you’ll discover a small freshwater lake. A colony of monkeys inhabits the bushes surrounding the lake so hold a watch out. And beneath the cliffs hold a watch out for dolphins which frequent these waters, notably late within the afternoon.
Weekuri Lake is positioned roughly 45min drive west of Tambolaka, in Kodi district close to Mandorak village and solely a handful of kilometres north of Cape Karoso, Sumba’s western most tip. Weekuri is well-known so that you shouldn’t have any bother getting instructions to the lake. You may additionally like to take a look at the small however very fairly Mandorak Seaside. Being tucked right into a rocky grotto, it’s a beautiful sheltered swimming spot surrounded by rugged rocky cliffs.