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26-11-2012, 10:27
Kangean Island


Kangean island is one of island in the groups of Kangean Islands. It covers in 430 km2 area, and its highest point reaches 390 meters above sea level. Kangean is the largest island in the cluster of Kangean archipelago, and it becomes the most significant islands in the region. Administratively, the island is located in the Sumenep, East Java, Indonesia.

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To reach Kangean Island, you have to take a fast boat or ferry from Kalianget Port, Sumenep, it takes for about 4 hours for fast boats and 8 hours for the ferry.

Kangean is a very beautiful island among other islands in the archipelago, with white sandy beaches and crystal clear water, making everyone feel at home. Besides the beach, Kangean is also has stunning underwater scenery. There are many tourist to go to this island for diving and snorkeling.