26 June 2023

Lemukutan Island, a Hidden Gem in West Kalimantan that Must Be Included in Your Wishlist!

By Riarry

BONSERNEWS.com – West Kalimantan is famous for the diversity of tribes and cultures that live in it. The beauty of flora and fauna as well as beautiful scenery is something that must be explored.

West Kalimantan has many tourist destinations which are famous for their beautiful scenery. It’s no wonder that many tourists are interested in spending their holidays in West Kalimantan.

There are lots of hidden gems around West Kalimantan that are still beautiful and rarely known by many people.

One of West Kalimantan’s hidden gems is Lemukutan Island. The name of this island is taken by folklore which says that this island is shaped like an ox.

Lemukutan Island is an island village located in Sungai Raya Kepulauan District, Bengkayang Regency.

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This village has an area of ​​around 1200 Ha and consists of three hamlets with the majority of the population being fishermen and farmers.

Tourists who visit will be presented with views of clear and turquoise sea water.

The charm of the coast with the flow of fresh sea breeze will make the mind calm and feel more relaxed.

Many interesting activities that can be done on Lemukutan Island. Many tourists choose to take a boat to Lemukutan Island so they can enjoy the panoramic view of the sea before reaching their final destination.

Tourists will be spoiled by the cool sea breeze and also the beautiful colors of the ocean that are clean from pollution. You can also see various unique coral reefs and schools of fish from the surface of the water.

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Lemukutan Island is famous for its underwater beauty. Snorkeling is one of the best options to do on this island. Spot Bungaron is the best point for snorkeling.