View Full Version : Kaledupa Island, Popular Island in Wakatobi

31-03-2015, 16:40

The island of Kaledupa is one of the four main islands in the Wakatobi Marine National Park on the far south east corner of Sulawesi, Indonesia. Wakatobi is built by the government to be the largest marine conservation area around the world. Wakatobi is popular around the world as it has an outstanding collection or underwater life. Wakatobi, including Kaledupa is home of various species of fish and other creatures. Kaledupa also becomes the most visited area for researches purposes in Sulawesi. Its outstanding biodiversity has attracted many researchers to explore the life of flora and fauna in the island. Visitors can also learn about the diversity of the flora and fauna in this island. When returning from the island, visitors will have more knowledge about the living species in Kaledupa.

The location along with Wangi Wangi, Tomea and Binongko, Kaledupa has become the most popular islands in Wakatobi. Visitors will never miss the island when they travel to Wakatobi. Especially, the island is easily reached from Kendari. It only takes about 15 minutes by boat from Hoga Island. Guides in Hoga will gladly show you how to go to Kaledupa. If you are in Hoga with many friends, you can charter a boat in group to go to Kaledupa. When you have arrived at Kaledupa, guides will arrange motorbike hire for you if you want to explore the island and the marine.

In Kaledupa Island, you can do many exciting activities. You can visit Kampung Sampela. This is the village where the Bajo tribe lives. You can observe how the Bajo lives their life and their unique culture. Other than visiting the village, you can also do marine activities, such as snorkeling and diving. Kadelupa has an incredible underwater panorama. Hence, snorkeling and diving will give you awesome experience.


14-04-2015, 19:55
looks like fun if you could stay home stage above sea level it