Wakatobi

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Wakatobi is a small archipelago in South East Sulawesi, Indonesia.

Understand[edit]

Wakatobi is well known among divers as one of the world's best dive sites. The name is an acronym of the four component islands: Wangiwangi, Kaledupa, Tomea, and Binongko.

Get in[edit]

The fastest way is used airlines from Makassar, South Sulawesi or from Kendari, South East Sulawesi to Wangiwangi Island and then 2 hours by boat to Kaledupa Island. Using boat from Kendari to Bau-Bau and then to Wakatobi Islands need 12 hours.

Get around[edit]

Most divers arrive in Wakatobi via the Wakatobi Resort's scheduled chartered flights from Bali. There is also a public boat from Bau-Bau on Buton Island which goes overnight to Wanci.

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Do[edit]

Buy[edit]

Eat[edit]

Drink[edit]

  • Tanah Toraja coffee is famous.

Sleep[edit]

  • Wakatobi Dive Resort. Seven-day packages from US$2,640, including all dives and meals, but excluding transfers.

Connect[edit]

Go next[edit]

  • Back to Makassar, then to the north to see Butterfly Paradise in Bantimurung Waterfall area and then spend a few nights in Tanah Toraja.
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