There are thousands of destinations that you can visit while on vacation in North Sumatra. The Sumatra region is indeed very rich in tourist destinations ranging from diverse cultures, lakes, seas, beaches, forests, culinary delights, and much more.
Dubbed as the One Million Tourism District, the Central Tapanuli Regency is about 300 kilometers from the center of Medan City. The district, which has the capital city of Pandan, has many natural, religious, cultural, and so on.
Of all these tourist attractions, there are four beautiful islands that you can visit in just one day. Because of its beauty, the island is very popular on social media.
The island of Kalimantung has a natural panorama that is so enchanting and unspoiled, clear bluish water stretches out about one hectare. Meanwhile, rows of coconut trees seem to merge with the exposure of the dense, green forest.
The trip to this island can be reached in about 1 hour from Pandan sub-district.
Kalimantung Island is indeed exotic and looks so elegant as far as the eye can see.
In this location, visitors are spoiled by enjoying the beauty of its white sand, blue sea.
For Travelers, snorkeling can bring their equipment to see the underwater beauty of Putri Island, dive, see “cute” fish plus the beauty of underwater coral reefs.
To be able to visit this island, there are several ways. It must be understood that there are no regular ships sailing to this island. So you have to rent a boat with varying costs. There are tour boats and fishing boats available for charter.
But better, just use a tour boat for security and safety reasons. Why?
Because the tourist boat uses a stamp-type engine with a large PK.
Each seat provides a standard life jacket (Atunas). To go to Kalimantan from Pandan beach takes 1.5 – 2 hours by sea.
A long journey on the high seas, so the safety and security factors of sailing must be the main consideration.