Sandro Pole Beach in Sumbawa Regency, West Nusa Tenggara Province
A beautiful beach resides in Sumbawa Regency and it becomes an addition to other famous beaches located in the region. The name is Sandro Pole Beach and it is located in Tepal Village at Batulanteh Sub-District. It resides near to the famous Tanjung Menangis Beach and has become a recommended vacation spot for those who spend a holiday in Sumbawa. In order to enjoy the beauty of this beach, though, tourists must conduct a short trekking to reach the site. These people take advantage of the challenging landscape to enjoy exploration, though.
The nuance is serene due to the secluded location in Indonesia. That means Sandro Pole Beach is suitable for relaxation and lessening. The next great feature is the presence of big coral reefs and some trees on the shoreline. The white sandy shoreline becomes the next impressive allure that tourists can enjoy on the beach. As for the sea, the water is crystal clear but it features sharp corals. Thus, tourists should be careful if they decide to swim or play in the water. Despite the discomfort, the beach has many colorful coral reefs and sea creatures.
Exploring Sandro Pole Beach
The orange sunset has become the main feature in Sandro Pole Beach. This explains why most tourists come to the site in the afternoon or dusk, as they do not want to miss the chance to witness that stunning natural phenomenon. Aside from the sunset, the beach also has other allures without a doubt. For instance, it is known for its reef fish. Tourists can even catch one or more by fishing. What they need to prepare is only a fishing rod or other required fishing equipment.
The next thing that makes Sandro Pole Beach popular is the excellent landscape for camping. Most of the time, tourists want to build a tent and spend the night on the shoreline. This can be done either with parents or families! Not to mention tourists can easily find dry wood if they want to light a bonfire. They only need to explore the beach and find some dry woods in the afternoon. Thus, they can light the bonfire at night without hassles. In the evening (during camping), the nuance is perfect to grill some foods and fishes too!
What is next? In the morning, tourists are able to enjoy refreshing air and soothing sea wind. The shore looks even more beautiful at the time. Well, swimming is allowed as long as tourists conduct it in a careful manner. It is because the waves are considered strong in Sandro Pole Beach. As for kids, they must stay away from the shore!
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How to Get There
From Jakarta City (Soekarno – Hatta International Airport), tourists can take an airplane and head to Sultan Muhammad Kaharuddin III in Sumbawa Regency. This flight approximately takes about 4 hours and 5 minutes. Once arriving at Sumbawa Besar City, the next destination is none other than Sandro Pole Beach. This trip may take only 26 minutes, as the distance is 13 km. It can even be faster if tourists take Jalan Lingkar Street.
Where to Stay
- Samawa Seaside Cottage