Mali Beach in Alor Regency, East Nusa Tenggara Province
More tourists come to Alor Regency of East Nusa Tenggara Province due to many reasons. Most of them want to explore available stunning beaches of the region, though. For instance, there is Mali Beach located in Kabola Village, Teluk Mutiara Sub-District. The location is quite near to Kalabahi City, so it would be easy to get there regardless of the type of transportation service. The main allure of the beach is indeed its pristine sea scenery, featuring a majestic sea park for tourists to explore. That means visitors are able to enjoy swimming and snorkeling comfortably there.
Mali Beach has the white sand shoreline, so it is suitable for beach walking. As for the sea, it comes with Tosca clear color and moderate waves. The unique thing is the presence of a tree in the midst of the shoreline, which often becomes an object of photography. In the back, tourists may also find shady coconut trees with its lucrative fruits. Moreover, tourists are able to witness Sika Island from afar on the horizon. Another thing that they can find in Mali is the presence of an ancient tomb! The beach even resides near to a local forest where sandalwood and pili trees grow abundantly.
Exploring Mali Beach
The most recognizable feature of Mali Beach is definitely its stunning panorama, especially in the morning. No wonder, most tourists come to the location earlier in the morning for enjoying the fresher air and watching the beautiful sunrise. Mali is famous for its majestic sun view, after all. The golden-colored sun may appear at dawn between clouds, creating a more soothing ambiance to the site. The light of the sun even reflects beautifully on the surface of the sea!
Aside from witnessing such beautiful sunrise, people may come to Mali Beach in order to enjoy a family recreation. Thanks to the amazing shoreline. It features moderate waves and strong wind, which is safe enough for swimming (especially for experienced people). For kids, they should get parents’ consent before playing water or swim in the sea though. As for the tip, it is recommended to enjoy the action during the low tide.
Photography becomes another common activity that tourists can do at Mali Beach. Not only tourists can take great pictures of the sunrise, but they are able to capture other interesting objects there. These include the white sand, coconut trees, and the waves! Even the beach is suitable for taking selfies! Not to mention there is a single tree located in the midst of the shoreline, which becomes an amazing object for photography.
- Moimol Beach
- Batu Putih Beach
- Takpala Village
How to Get There
For those coming from Kupang City, they need to take an airplane and head to Alor Island immediately. They can get the plane at El Tari International Airport and the destination is Alor Island Airport. As for the duration, the flight may take around 40 minutes. Later, once arriving at Alor Regency, it only takes several minutes to get to the beach as the distance is only 1.5 km.
Where to Stay
- Moimol Resort
- Pulo Alor Hotel