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Kisar Island do perfect wall snorkeling, wall diving, fishing or pray in synagogue

Tinuku Travel ~ Kisar Island is an island has length of 10 kilometers and width of 9 kilometers which is entirely surrounded by cliffs in Southwest Maluku Regency, Maluku. Bowl-shaped island measuring 85 square kilometers has coast line in form of high walls and crevices present narrow coastal spots for wall snorkeling and wall diving.

Tinuku Travel Kisar Island do perfect wall snorkeling, wall diving, fishing or pray in synagogue

Tinuku.com Travel Kisar Island do perfect wall snorkeling, wall diving, fishing or pray in synagogue

Kisar Island is like an island stage standing on a giant rock, while the waves flew across barricades standing tall rock walls enclose the island. At some point the sea water meets the sand in the crevices of cliff brings dramatic beauty.

Outdoor rock crevices allow seawater freely in and out to touch the islands. Several paddle boats and motorized boats lined up on the sand in crevices of beach used by fishermen for generations as a safe place to park the boat. Shepherds let goats climb the cliffs dozens of meters above the sea

Oirata meditation garden as a place of prayer was built in 2014 and some of the top parks have to climb stairs. A synagogue stood in West Oirata Village built Jewish adherents of Levi tribe. The location is far from the settlement also brings silence to contemplate.

Kisar Island is famous as a producer of sweet lemon and almost everywhere in between corn grow lemon trees. Every ship out of Kisar towards Kupang City is always full of sacks of lemons.

The travelers come to the beaches to adventure wall diving and wall snorkeling adventure. They stayed in some very good gazebo to retreat. Trolling activity brings large pelagic fish like sailfish, setuhuk, swordfish, tuna and skipjack. Travelers can also watch the migration of whales in Timor strait.

Seagrass beds dominate ecosystems are Enhalus acoroides, Thallasia hemprichii, Halophila ovalis, Halodule uninervis, Cymodocea serrulata and Syringodium isoetofolium. Coral reefs became home to main groups are reef fish, demersal, small pelagic fish and large pelagic fish. The seas around island rich in grouper (Seranidae), red snapper (Lutjanidae), lencam (Lehrinidae), Napoleon (Cheilinus undulatus) and beronang (Siganidae).

More than 14 species of mollusks like Lola (Trochus niloticus), Batu Laga (Turbo marmoratus), Cypraeinidae, Conidae, Neritidae, Olividae, Strombidae, Terebridae and Turbinidae who live in steep rock and relief geomorphology. More than 4 clam species is Tridacna crocea, Tridacna derasa, Tridacna squamosa and hyppopus Hyppopus life evenly coastline.

Travel.Tinuku.com Kisar Island do perfect wall snorkeling, wall diving, fishing or pray in synagogue

Tinuku Travel Kisar Island do perfect wall snorkeling, wall diving, fishing or pray in synagogue

Location: Kisar Island, Southwest Maluku Regency, Maluku.

Activity: Diving, snorkeling, swimming, fishing, canoeing, trekking, hiking, camping, hammocking. Explore the flora and fauna. Explore ethnography, archeology, architecture, culture and culinary. Seeing the sunset and sunrise, hunting photography and videography, and others.

Complementary facilities: Boats, restrooms, restaurants, and homestays.

Routes and public transport: All flights to John Becker Airport.

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