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Sikuai Island

Address: Padang, Indonesia
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Ranked #4 of 18 Attractions in Padang
Type: Islands, Nature & Parks
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Type: Islands, Nature & Parks
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English first
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

literally! like a tsunami did hit the island. But this one was a tsunami of anger. The main building and restaurant burned down. The bungalows are completely demolished. It is all gone. What a petty! The story goes the 2 owners of the resort got into a business conflict. The island closed it services. Meanwhile some guys hired to protect... More 

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SEMINYAK, DENPASAR
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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

its beautifull island .. white sandy beaches , clear water ,, but too Expenssive to reach ... I heard that INDONSEIAN must pay to be there... what a RUBBISH ....

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Jakarta
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53 reviews 53 reviews
44 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

This island actually good for snorkeling and banana boat, though the coral is not in a good condition, but there were still so many big fish you can find underneath, but I rather disappointing to see the cottage and thrash everywhere, very sad to see such a promising island isn't maintained

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Bandung, Indonesia
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013

At the time we got there it was only me and girlfriend also three islanders. The corals already smashed up near the end of the beach but you still can see many colourful fishes and sea creatures. The view was breathtaking especially when you walk to the top of the island. They still have a jogging and bicycle track Good... More 

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Padang, Indonesia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2013

The first time, I have planing go to Sikuai Island, I pay with the Agent in Muara Padang is expensive. I think will be can fun and relaxes there, but i very diss pointed. Not have coral, many rubbish, and infrastructure or cottage in this island not depandent with they cost.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012

I agree with previous reviewers, the island is very beautiful, soft white sand, the surf beaches are very beautiful and incredible scenery. Food and drinks can be obtained easily but, yes, it is a bit pricey :-) I love this Island, but the government should seriously pay attention to the island including access transportation to get there to be made... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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78 reviews 78 reviews
17 attraction reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012

One hour trip from the harbor. This island was beautiful. White sand, and good view. The electricity was shut down at noon, and if you are going to stay here, don't forget to bring your own drink water. The hotel did not served not so many free drink water here,

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Padang, Indonesia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012

Sikuai beach is a very beautiful beach ... many tourists who come to this beach ... because there is a beautiful view ...

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medan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2012

more beautifull than bali! and also still nature. great island that i have to go back there once again. love the beach so much!!

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Padang, Indonesia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2012

this island simply amazing, i wan to go back there as soon as possible.

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