About Sumenep Regency
Sumenep regency is situated between 113°32'54"- 116°16'48" east longitude and 4°35'-7°24' south lotitude with the boundaries as follows :
- On the north :bordered by the Java Sea
- On the east : bordered by florest sea
- On the south : bordered by madura straits
- On the west : bordered by the Pamekasan Regency
Geographically, the region / territory of Sumenep Regency is divided into two areas, they are: The land area is 1.147,24 square kilometers (57,40%), consist of 17 sub districts region and the archipelago region with the area of 851,30 square kilometers (42,60 %) covering 76 islands (inhabited and uninhabited) spread in the sea area as long as about 50.000,- square kilometers consisting of 8 (eight) Archipelago sub-district of regions.
How To Reach Sumenep
Sumenep is listed in the eastern end of Madura Island. It is about 170 km from Tanjung Perak Port. One may reach Sumenep by bus from Purabaya Bus Station or takes the bus in Tanjung Perak Port. Sumenep can also be reached from Bali by passing throw Banyuwangi to Jangkar Port in Situbondo regency and the crossing by Very from Jangkar Port to Kalianget, one of the sub-district in Sumenep. It just needs four hours to cross.
Sumenep is a potential area for developing tourism objects. Besides historical places like Kraton and Tiny Museum, Traditional Art and Cultural Attractions as Mowangsangkal Dance and Bull Race, it also has beautiful beaches like Lombang beach and Slopeng Beach.