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Sumba, Indonesia
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This is a beautiful lagoon. As the water comes from the sea, the water is salty. It's crystal clear and full of fish. Very good for snorkeling. A must-visit place if you ever go to Sumba.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank LouisB52
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This lake used to be a hidden gem few years back but now after the locals found the lake they start commercializing it. We had stalls selling all kind of things at the entrance, build public bath and selling fresh water so you can rinse...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank freshia31
Reviewed January 4, 2019

Very nice lagoon! It looks like very nature spot from all the pics, but it might get busy. There are stalls around selling everything from drinks to ikat. Try to avoid weekends and public holidays, unless you want million selfies with locals :D

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Veronika279
Reviewed December 5, 2018

this lake is a salt water lake at the south west Sumba. You can a take dive to experience the blue and clear water, beautiful lake clear and enjoy for swimming.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank javaindonesie
Reviewed October 25, 2018

Been there with colleagues, the sky is blue and so the water. It's perfect day to see children jumping into the water just like professional diving athletes.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Dian P
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

Only 1.5 hours from Mario Hotel or from Tambolaka airport. Dont forget to bring your swimming shorts

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Aloysius170
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

I cant explain about this place . Just perfect . But the location is quaite dificult to find . You need to payed parking 20k but absolutely worth it .

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jpyisme27
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Came here at around 10 am, the water was not high enough for swimming so we waited about 30 minutes for the water to be naturally filled in from the sea. This is a saltwater lake. If you come here when the tide was high,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank am-there
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Im lucky to know this lagoon.its natural n so amazing. Never seen the natural salty lagoon n not to deep with light green color scenary so we can swim n play in the water like at the natural pool. Beside we can swim at the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Nathalie C
Reviewed July 31, 2018

Feel free to jump and swim to this beautiful lagoon. Fresh ur body and mind with sea salt water in this lagoon. Yes,sea salt water.... cause the water from ocean come through rock to this lagoon. And you can see beautiful sunset from wood bridge.

Date of experience: July 2018
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