Amazing! 20 Newest & Most Visited Tourist Attractions in Wakatobi

Wakatobi is one of the many beautiful areas in Indonesia. Regency area in Southeast Sulawesi Province which is famous for its tourist attractions. This district is a district consisting of a group of beautiful islands. They have underwater conditions that can’t be expressed in words. This is also expressed by anyone who sees firsthand how beautiful the underwater world is in Wakatobi.

Not only that, Wakatobi district is also known by the slogan “A Real Underwater Heaven in the Center of the World’s Coral Triangle”. This slogan is truly a magnet for divers from all over the world. This is proof that Indonesia is indeed blessed with abundant natural wealth.

The total area of ​​Wakatobi National Park itself has 1.39 million hectares and makes the area in the world’s coral triangle. It’s no wonder that this makes Wakatobi a destination or a long vacation destination. Not a few who choose to enjoy holidays in various places in Wakatobi both from natural tourism or artificial tourism. There is pride in being in Wakatobi and witnessing the beauty that is presented before our eyes.

1. Kontamale Cave

For those of you who like to travel in nature or rather in a cave, it is mandatory to visit this tourist area. Kontamale Cave is a natural tourism in the form of a cave which also has groundwater flow in it. In fact, not infrequently many people mention that this area is called Goa Telaga. This is because the water at the mouth of the cave looks like a lake.

With the water at the mouth of this cave, local residents come to use it as a water source for their daily needs. Even the water itself never looks cloudy and is always clear and clean. There is a myth that says, if someone bathes here, it will be easy to get a mate. Not only that, in the sky the cave itself has beautiful stalactites.

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Address: Jl. Wandoka Lingk axle. Teekosapi, Pongo, Kec. Wangi-Wangi, Kab. Wakatobi, Southeast Sulawesi.

2. Tomia Island

As mentioned that Wakatobi has good natural conditions. Visitors can also get this when they come to Tomia Island. The most beautiful island in Wakatobi and on this island visitors can see the beautiful natural scenery of the mainland. Likewise with the natural charm of the underwater world which is known to be no less amazing.

Tomia Island offers a panoramic view from the Peak of Heaven. A best spot to be able to watch the sunset in Wakatobi. Not only natural beauty is presented, but Tomia Island is also inhabited by residents who have wisdom, cultural heritage and also amazing culinary delights. In addition, visitors can also watch the Safar traditional party ahead of Ramadan and also the Bose-bose Tradition. This activity is an activity to decorate a boat filled with various traditional dishes. This boat is paraded around the beach from Patipelong Pier to Tribal Pier to One Mobaa Strait.

Tomia Island is located in the Wakatobi archipelago. It takes about 4 hours to travel from the capital of Wakatobi Regency by using a wooden boat departing from the city of Bau-Bau.

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Address: Kab. Wakatobi, Southeast Sulawesi.

3. Peak of Heaven

A tourist spot that you can make your choice while in this area is Puncak Kahyangan. When you hear the name of the peak, of course you can already imagine how the shape and beauty it offers. Similar to this area, Puncak Kahyangan has become a very popular and favorite tourist destination. This is because the area provides a very beautiful panorama.

The area, which is located on Tomia Island, is actually a grass hill by presenting a very spectacular scenic beauty of Wakatobi. You can see its beauty from above. In addition, this area is a favorite place to enjoy the sunset and sunrise. You can even witness the view of the starry sky at night.

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Address: Jl. Kahiyanga, Kec. Tomia, Kab. Wakatobi, Southeast Sulawesi.

4. Toliamba Peak

Have you ever heard of Toliamba Peak? The best place to be able to enjoy a relaxing time and amazing natural scenery is at Toliamba Peak. This beautiful peak is not far from the city of Wangi-Wangi. There are green trees and also a panoramic view of the sea that feels so stunning. It is even known that this place does give peace when you want to be alone. Visitors can feel how romantic the atmosphere at Puncak Toliamba is.

Tourist attractions in Wakatobi are located in Wanci Village, Wangi-Wangi District. As previously mentioned, Toliamba Peak is indeed not far from the city of Wangi-Wangi.

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Address: Waginopo Village, Kec. Wangi-Wangi, Kab. Wakatobi, Southeast Sulawesi.

5. Lake Sombano

Want to see the beauty of a lake in the middle of a mangrove forest? When in Wakatobi, it is mandatory to come to Lake Sambono. In which this tourist area is formed a lake due to the Mangrove Forest area of ​​Kaledupa Island. This lake has its own uniqueness, namely the water is very clear and clean so you can see red shrimp on the surface.

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Address: Jl. Sombano, District. Kaledupa, Kab. Wakatobi, Southeast Sulawesi.

6. Desa Liya Logo

Traveling is not just enjoying the beaches and hills. But we can visit villages that still maintain local customs and culture. This traditional village of Liya Logo has a different beauty. There is a fort that is said to be a witness to the history of the Sultanate of Buton in the land of Wakatobi. Even unique is the location of this fort in the hills that surround the village of Liya Logo. In this place there are also other relics of the Liya kingdom. For example, such as Lafa, Old Mosque, Baruga and local cultural wealth.

The location of Liya Logo Village is in the Wangi-Wangi sub-district. Many residents know the name of this village so it will not be so difficult to find this beautiful village.

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Address: Desa Liya Raya, Kec. South Fragrances, Kab. Wakatobi, Southeast Sulawesi.

7. Anano Island

The next location that you can visit is Anano Island. This area has a nickname, namely the island of a thousand turtles. Why is that? This is because this is the location for the hawksbill and green turtle colonies to lay their eggs. Actually this tourist area is a small island where there are no residents or residents in it.

Even so, this island has a very beautiful beach. The combination of clear and clean blue sea water with fine white beach sand, is able to create a blend of natural beauty that is incomparable. So we can be sure if you are here, you will not feel bored. And don’t forget to watch the beautiful sunset.

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Address: Next to the Easternmost Edge, Kab. Wakatobi, Southeast Sulawesi.

8. Kaledupa Island

There is a sense of emotion to see how Indonesia gets various kinds of amazing natural charms. Like the one on Kaledupa Island. The existence of blue gradations of sea water and coral reefs on this island does not need to be questioned anymore. The underwater wealth here is the biggest attraction to attract tourists to come. Not only that, the beaches around the island are also very exotic. The white sand of this beach is also combined with clear sea water and coconut trees on the mainland.

Not only the natural beauty but the villagers here are also very friendly and open. Even the culture and arts can also be used as an interesting spectacle. Of course anyone will feel at home on this island, especially for vacations or tours. There is a romantic atmosphere for those who come with a partner. It has even been supported by resorts, hotels and inns on Kaledupa Island.

The location of Kaledupa Island is in the south of Wangi-Wangi island and also north of Tomia island. Its location has also been supported by several facilities such as resorts or hotels so that it will make it easier for visitors who want to stay.

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Address: Kab. Wakatobi, Southeast Sulawesi.

9. Binongko Island

Interested in trying a water activity such as diving and snorkeling? Binongko Island is one of the best spots for water activities. This is because the sea water is very clear and clean. So that makes many people interested in trying it. In addition, this one island is still very distinctive with its traditional expertise in blacksmithing.

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Address: Jl. Palahidu, Kec. Binongko, Kab. Wakatobi, Southeast Sulawesi.

10. Onemohute Wakatobi

There is one thing that is amazing about Onemohute Wakatobi is the beauty that the sea presented is so extraordinary. The best dive sites are here. Visitors can find extraordinary underwater wonders with colorful corals and also amazing marine life. No wonder the beauty of Indonesia is so glorified by foreign tourists because of this Onemohute Wakatobi.

A proper nickname for this tourist attraction in Wakatobi is A Paradise for Drivers. A place or area that is guaranteed to make anyone’s travel experience more colorful and unforgettable. Exotic and memorable impression can be obtained.

The location of onemohute Wakatobi is not far from the island of Wangi-Wangi. Because it is so famous, it will not be difficult to find this island with the help of instructions from local residents.

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Address: Jl. Poros Liya, Numana, Kec. Wangi-Wangi, Kab. Wakatobi, Southeast Sulawesi.

11. Tindoi Protected Forest

The next destination is the Tindoi Protection Forest, which is a protected forest area that has been sacred by local residents. Located above an altitude of about 800 m, generally has a very amazing view. Later, you will find a variety of tropical rainforest plants that are very exotic and soothing. This is what adds to the impression of freshness.

Ticket Prices: -; Map: Check Location Address : Jl. East Tindoi Village, Kec. Wangi-Wangi, Kab. Wakatobi, Southeast Sulawesi.

12. Pulau Hoga

Still with island attractions. This time it is called Hoga Island which is known to be worthy of being called paradise. This island has several island groups where we can find the best diving spots. Visitors can find about 750 species of coral from about 850 that exist in the world that more than 83 types of fish are colorful and so beautiful. The water is also very clear which makes the eyes under the sea amazed and amazed.

While the coastline here also looks so charming. There is an elongated white sand surrounded by trees and a gentle sloping sea. Of course this combination is worthy of a stopover for anyone. There are many facilities and lodging available. Of course it is guaranteed that the holidays will be more exciting and fun.

The location of Hoga Island is to the east of Kaledupa Island. Around this island there are several small islands such as Tomia Island, Wangi-Wangi Island, Binongko Island and Kapota Island.

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Address: Kab. Wakatobi, Southeast Sulawesi.

13. Benteng Liya Togo

If you are interested in history, you can make Liya Togo Fort as an option for traveling while studying. This area is a hidden historical site. The existence of this fort is proof of the Buton Sultanate. When you first arrive you will be greeted by a wooden gate. Then in it many ancient buildings that still stand firmly.

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Address: Jl. Liya Togo, Kec. South Fragrances, Kab. Wakatobi, Southeast Sulawesi.

14. Wakatobi Cemara Beach

Want to sunbathe and enjoy relaxing on the beach? Its name is wakatobi pine beach which is known to be one of the beaches with beautiful panoramas. This beach has a length of about 200 meters with amazing white sand. Of course, the beach is shady and clean which makes the holiday atmosphere more enjoyable. The first impression of arriving at this beach is clean. In other words, this beach will be the best place to see the sunset.

Cemara Wakatobi Beach is located on Waha Highway, Sombu Village, Wangi-Wangi District. The distance to this beach is about 7 km from the Wangi-Wangi city center where there are many facilities that can be obtained, namely food stalls, boarding houses, swings and water games such as banana boats.

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Address: Jl. Raya Waha, Sombu, Kec. Wangi-Wangi, Kab. Wakatobi, Southeast Sulawesi.

15. Sunrise & Dolphin Watching

The next tour that you can visit is Sunrise & Dolphin Watching, which is located on Wangi Wangi Island. This location offers the beauty of sunrise and various cute behaviors of a group of dolphins in the open ocean. Generally, the dolphins swim in the morning and they are also very happy when interacting with the visitors.

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Address: Kec. Wangi Wangi, Kab. Wakatobi, Southeast Sulawesi.

16. Tindoi Fort

This time in the form of a fort, this historical tourist spot can also be visited to get a different holiday sensation. The historical tourist attraction in Wakatobi is Tindoi Fort. This fort is known to be adjacent to the Tindoi conservation forest. The fort is historic and suitable as a photo background because it is unique.

The location of Tindoi Fort is in Tindoi Village, Wangi-Wangi District. The distance is about 5 km from the center of Wangi-Wangi city.

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Address: Desa Tindoi, Kec. South Fragrances, Kab. Wakatobi, Southeast Sulawesi.

17. Wasabinua Resto & Coffee

It’s unfair if we just enjoy the happy atmosphere of a vacation without eating at a beautiful and memorable restaurant. Its name is Wasabinua Resto & Coffee. Why is this place the most recommended to visit? None other than Wasabinua Resto & Coffee. This place is like a small coral island in the middle of the ocean. But when viewed more closely, wasabi NUA is a restaurant and restaurant located on a small coral island. The place is separated by a wooden bridge with Wangi-Wangi island.

This tourist spot and restaurant is located on Jalan Poros Sombu Airport 5, Wangi-Wangi Village. Precisely located in Wakatobi Regency where we can find it easily using the location instructions on the smartphone.

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Address: Kec. Wangi-Wangi, Kab. Wakatobi, Southeast Sulawesi.

18. Molii Sahatu

Named Molii Sahatu, this tourist spot should not be missed. Because, this beach is considered a beach of a hundred springs by Wangi-Wangi residents which has its own beauty. Molii Sahatu has a beach base where hundreds of springs come out. Even near this tourist spot, there are still objects that can be visited, namely Bajoo tribal villages and natural cave tours that can add to the excitement while on vacation.

Molii Sahatu is approximately 20 km from the capital city of Wangi-Wangi. Visitors can enjoy the natural charm that is presented and relaxing time at Molii Sahatu.

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Address: Patuno Village, Kec. Fragrant, Kab. Wakatobi, Southeast Sulawesi.

19. Kulati Village

The last tourist destination that you can visit while in Wakatobi is Kulati Village. This area is a small village in the east of Tomia Island. This area is famous for its beautiful scenery. Very synonymous with a very spectacular panorama of star clusters. No wonder this location is a favorite vacation spot.

With a panoramic view of the beauty of the blue sea combined with high cliffs and white sandy beaches, and don’t forget the rows of trees that can create a cool and exotic impression. In addition, at nightfall, precisely when all electricity was completely cut off. So that the area becomes pitch black, so it is the view of the star cluster that accompanies it at night.

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Address: Jl. Kulati Village, Kec. East Tomia, Kab. Wakatobi, Southeast Sulawesi.

20. Hendaopa Natural Baths

This natural bath is unique because it has a shape like a cave that goes into the ground. When viewed from the outside, this place looks like an ordinary hole but it turns out that inside there is a freshwater pool that is clear and so beautiful. Hendaopa natural baths are still not widely known by tourists but their beauty is extraordinary.

This Hendaopa natural bath is located in Wawotimo Village, the peak of Mount Tomia. Access to get to the location is indeed limited so there are not many visitors.

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Address: Wawotimo Village, Peak of Mount Tomia, Kab. Wakatobi, Southeast Sulawesi.


The beauty offered by tourist attractions in Wakatobi is undeniable. Becoming one of the biggest attractions of tourism in Indonesia for both local and foreign tourists. It will be very unfortunate if the beauty and natural charm that exists is not maintained properly.

These tourist attractions in Indonesia do provide many alternatives for those who want to take a vacation either in the surrounding area or people from outside the Wakatobi area. Prepare the best possible vacation plans with loved ones and family, enjoy the charms offered by Wakatobi – Tourist Destinations in Wakatobi which is famous for its underwater natural beauty.

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