Very Rare And Only in Papua, These Are 5 Facts About The Wondiwoi Tree Kangaroo

Apart from the ground kangaroo species, most of the kangaroo species owned by Indonesia are tree kangaroos and these animals are also endemic to the land of Papua. Of the several species of tree kangaroo, there is 1 species which is very rare and can only be found in the dense forest of Wondiwoi mountains, West Papua. The tree kangaroo is named Wondiwoi Tree Kangaroo which identifies as Dendrolagus mayri. Here are 5 facts about the Wondiwoi Tree Kangaroo, a very rare animal and only found in Papua. The Wondiwoi…

Endangered Animals Typical of Indonesia That Extinct

In addition to having a variety of cultures, Indonesia also contains unique and enchanting natural charms, and also the diversity of its animals. However, the pace of civilization is making it rarer. What animals are rare in Indonesia? Proboscis monkeyProboscis monkey is a type of monkey that has a long nose and light brown hair. The characteristic feature of proboscis monkey is the bigger and longer nose found in male proboscis monkeys, because it has a long nose. Many people call proboscis monkeys as Dutch monkeys. One-horned rhinocerosThe rhino which…

Hoga Island, Beautiful Islands Belongs To Wakatobi

Hoga Island is one of the beautiful islands belongs to Wakatobi Islands region, Southeast Sulawesi or commonly referred to as Wakatobi Islands National Park. Has an area of ??about 1,390,000 ha which is a combination of several other islands, Hoga Island is located east of Kaledupa Island. Besides Kaledupa Island, there are also a number of other small islands nearby such as Tomia Island, Wangi-Wangi Island, Binongko Island and Kapota Island. Access to get to Hoga Island can be started from Kendari or Bau-Bau first, then just cross to Hoga…

Gua-Gua Island, Raas – Madura

Gua-Gua Island, Raas Gua-gua is a village and an island in Raas area, Sumenep regency, Madura, East Java. Gua-gua is a small island in a group of islands in the east side of Madura island, and it located in the east side Raas island. The inhabitants that live in this island are being called as Gung Pangola, who are also the heredity of H.Ibrahim or Ilyas, the ancestor person of this island in ancient time. The local people are give him and his contributions good respect.   www.indonesia-tourism.com

Masalembu Islands – Madura

Masalembu Islands Masalembu Islands are an archipelago in the Java Sea with consist of three major islands: Masalembu Island, Masakambing Island, and the Keramaian Island. Administratively, the islands are included in the District of Masalembu, Sumenep, East Java Province. Masalembu islands are located in the northern part of Sumenep, surrounded by the waters (high seas), which is about 112 miles northeast of Kalianget Port (Sumenep Mainland). This condition causes Masalembu Islands are directly adjacent to open water (sea). The local inhabitants that live around the islands are Madura people and…

Sapanjang Island – Madura

Sapanjang Island Sapanjang is one of islands in Kangean archipelago. Sapanjang is the second largest island after Kangean island, and it located in the southeastern corner of Kangean of islands. Administratively, the island is located in the Sumenep regency, Madura, East Java, Indonesia. throughout the island there are two villages, which is Sepanjang village that are located along the western part of the island, and the Tanjung village, that located in the eastern part of the island, which is included in the Sapeken district. Sepanjang island is kind of unique…

Sapangkor Besar Island

Sapangkor Besar Island Sapangkor Besar island is one of islands in Kangean archipelago. It administratively located in Sumenep regency, Madura, East Java, and lies between Sapangkor Kecil in the west, Saur island in the east, Paliat island in south and Bali island in north. Sapangkor Besar is such a rich and fertile island, which all of the nature sources are available like agriculture, plantation, salt works, forest, and fisheries. The nearest island to this Sepangkor Besar is Sepangkor Kecil, and we can cross by using small boat or even by…

Mamburit Island, Madura

Mamburit Island Mamburit island is one of islands in Kangean archipelago and it administratively located in Sumenep regency, Madura, East Java. Mamburit Island is located on the western side of Kangean island and it lies for about 500 M and an approximately length of 1,000 M for which on the north coast is having 1 km in length. There is a lighthouse in the island, and it can be reach during the sunset to see a dramatic nuance of the twilight. The island has a population of approximately 1,000 people,…

Penehan Island – Trenggalek

Panehan Island Penehan island is one of the outer islands in Indonesia that located in Hindia Ocean and has bordered with Autralia. This island is administratively part of Trenggalek regency, East Java. This island is located in the south side of Panggul, Trenggalek. To reach this island is first have to start from Trenggalek City to PPn Prigi in Prigi Village, Watulimo subdistrict for about 2,5 hours drive by public transportation. From PPn Prigi it continues to Sekel island by fisherman boat and then to Penehan island. www.indonesia-tourism.com