Blue sky and clear sea water surrounded by white sand can be a common thing when visiting the beach. So what happens if the natural beauty of the beach is framed by a stretch of pink sand beach? Of course, that is unusual. This is one of the beauties that you can find in the Komodo National Park area, East Nusa Tenggara. Pink Beach is one of 7 pink sand beaches in the world.
The only pink beach available is Pink Beach on Harbor Island, Bahamas; Bermuda, Santa Cruz Island, Philippines; Sardinia, Italy; Bonaire, a Dutch island in the Caribbean; and Laguna Balos, Crete, Greece.
Because Indonesia is beautiful and rich! One of the seven pink sand beaches in the country. The state of the beach is not only beautiful, the underwater life at Pink Beach also saves the beauty and wealth that is interesting for diving. Pink Beach Underwater Park is home to a variety of fish species, hundreds of species of coral reefs, and many other types of marine life. Therefore, snorkeling or scuba diving is an activity that should not be missed while visiting this beautiful beach.
Called Pink Beach because the sandy beach is pink. Locals prefer to call it Playa Roja, while foreign tourists prefer to call it the Red Beach. The soft pink color looks brighter, especially when the sand is swept away by the waves. We do not yet know exactly where the color of this beautiful pink sand comes from. Some claim that the pink color comes from red coral fragments found on this beach. In other opinions, the pink color of the Pink Beach sand is due to the presence of microscopic animals called foraminifers, which produce bright red or pink colors on coral reefs.
At Pink Beach, there are so many marine life including 1000 species of fish, 260 species of coral reefs and 70 species of sponges. We know that the current on the coast is quite strong. This is because there is a meeting of tropical sea water from the north and south seas. The uninhabited and isolated Pink Beach (Pink Beach) maintains the natural beauty of this beach. On this beach is a hill that extends from one end to the other to add to the beauty of this beach. Being on a beautiful, quiet and beautiful beach is the perfect place to relax.
Turquoise color of sea water is very clear and does not disappear. In addition, corals in the sea can be seen with direct eyes. Besides snorkeling and scuba diving, this beach is also a good place to sunbathe on fine sand and beautiful beaches. When you see the beauty of the beach provided, don't forget to capture it. The view of the sunset on the beach is also famous for being extraordinary. Around Pink Beach, there are no shops or stalls. Therefore, for those of you who visit, immediately bring the necessary supplies, such as food and drinks, clothing, medicines, hats, sunglasses, etc. While diving or snorkeling equipment needs can be obtained in Labuan Bajo.
Access to Pink Beach:
You can travel to Pink Beach by sailing boat from Tanjung Benoa, Bali to Labuan Bajo, which lasts a day.
Landline: You can also go to this beach by bus from Denpasar to Labuan Bajo, which of course is followed by a ferry to cross it.
By plane: this is the fastest way to reach this beach by plane. You can use a plane from Denpasar to Labuan Bajo which takes about 30 minutes. After you arrive in Labuan Bajo via one of these roads, you must always use the ferry to reach Loh Liang on Komodo Island. Meanwhile, to go to Pink Beach, you can walk for 4 hours or if you want to be faster until you can use a boat from Loh Liang, which is located on Komodo Island, which only takes 30 minutes. minute.