Visiting exotic beaches of East Nusa Tenggara Province – Indonesia is worth a thousand experiences. Well, as for the reference, there is Pero Beach of Southwest Sumba Regency. This one is considered a hidden beauty due to its unpopularity and secluded location, though.
Pero Beach is a coastal area located in Pero Kodi Village, Kodi District, Southwest Sumba Regency.
This beach is located about 40 km from the capital city of Southwest Sumba in Tambolaka with a travel time of approximately 30 minutes by car.
The existence of Pero Beach is not as famous as Tarimbang Beach, Puru Kambera Beach, or Walakiri Beach in East Sumba, but Pero Beach has two unique things that characterize this beach which are the waves and sunset.
Pero Beach waves are known to be quite large and elongated so it is suitable for surfing locations.
Another beauty that Pero Beach has is the sunset. This beach is a favorite location for tourists and locals to enjoy the sunset in Sumba. In the afternoon, this beach starts crowded with visitors who want to enjoy the sunset.
Even though it is not as famous as Walakiri or Puru Kambera Beach, it is worth enjoying a beautiful sunset and witnesses its majestic waves! No wonder, some people take advantage of the site in order to enjoy surfing and various other water sports.
One thing that makes Pero Beach popular is definitely its big and long waves. Aside from the waves, the beach is known for light brown sand with its super soft texture.
Somehow, the shoreline looks similar to a “Gosong” or a sand island. On the horizon, tourists can see dense trees with various types of plants as well.
Another significant feature is that the beach has a flawless sunset for tourists to enjoy in the afternoon.