Lasiana Beach is one of the most fascinating tourist destinations in East Nusa Tenggara. The beauty of the island has been very popular, not only in Indonesia, but also around the world. The popularity of the island led the island to be the port for1996 Around the World Sailing Competition held in England. It has been the home of the yearly Darwin – Kupang yacht Race as well. The beach has an amazing landscape. It is perfect for a place to relax your mind as it is not too crowded. Unlike many popular beaches, the beach still maintains its natural beauty because there are not many visitors here.
Lasiana Beach is situated in Central Kupan District, Kupang City, East Nusa Tenggara. The total area of this beach is around 3.4 hectares. The beach is so calm as it is shaded by around 65 palm trees and many other trees. It has white sand and clear blue sea water. The waves are calm but powerful. There are hills around the beach. The island is only about 14 km outside Kupang. It is a perfect place for Kupang people to relax after tired of doing many activities all day long. The beach is easily accessible as it is not far from Kupang. You can rent a motorcycle in Kupang or go by bus or taxi.
Lasiana Beach offers many activities, including water activities and adventure. You can dive or snorkel in this beautiful beach. You can enjoy underwater life consisting various species of fish and coral reefs. The beach is rich of biodiversity as you can find many flora and fauna. The species of fish and coral reefs spread in the islands around the beach. You can dive in many of the surfing points, including the shipwreck from Japan war ship of 1942. It lies hidden in Semau Island waters. It is so shallow that divers can easily reach the spot. The ship was bombed by Australian Air Force in 1942. It sank right in the place where the ship anchored. You can visit the spot and learn how magnificent the bombing was.
Whenever you visit Lasiana Beach, you can stay in Kupang. There are many small hotels and lodge in Kupang. There are also big hotels in Kupang you can select such as Kristal Hotel. The hotel provides adequate facilities for visitors. You will feel satisfy staying in this hotel. Find comfort by spending the night in this wonderful hotel. You can select delicious menu as well when staying in this hotel. Local menu along with international menu are provided especially for you. Hence, having tired of a long journey and various activities, taking a rest in this hotel is the right choice for you. Travelling to East Nusa Tenggara, especially Lasiana Beach will give you great experience. You can do many interesting activities and learn many things in this beautiful beach. Never forget to include the beach in your travel plan. You will never regret of your plan visiting this beach.
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