East Sumba is one of regency in East Nusa Tenggara Province. This region is geographically located in a natural condition of the hills and coastal areas sloping and undulating. No wonder that region has many natural tourist potential especially beautiful beaches. There is another hidden natural beaches and famous among foreign tourists as a surfing paradise named Tarimbang beach.
Tarimbang beach is a white sandy beach which is located in the southern part of Waingapu city precisely located in Tarimbang village, Tabundung district, East Sumba regency, East Nusa Tenggara province, which is about 104 km from Waingapu city. To reach this beach the visitors can use private car or public transportation which can be reached for about 2.5 to 3 hours drive. About 5 kilometers from Tarimbang beach the visitors will be treated to a unique view some cows and wild horses are in the savanna. Do not be surprised if occasionally seen passing wild boar. If you want to enjoy the atmosphere you can try to walk.
Tarimbang beach shaped like a half circle with high cliffs on the right and left presents a fairly extensive beach with bluish crystal clear sea water. This beach to be a favorite spot for foreign tourists for sunbathing, swimming and surfing. Waves on Tarimbang beach over nine levels rolls. Uniquely around the beach there are also small freshwater lagoon, when waves crashing seawater mixes with fresh water in the lagoon. In Tarimbang beach the visitors can relax while enjoying the beautiful scenery of the beach or on top of a cliff and looking sunset. The best time to enjoy the perfect beauty of Tarimbang beach is during the day until late afternoon.