Wabue-bue Peak in Wangi-Wangi Island, Wakatobi Regency


Some travelers are into hiking. That means they try to find new places to satisfy such need. In this case, Wakatobi Archipelago becomes a good option. It is true they may spend a long trip to reach such region. However, it is worth a try. So, where is the destination? The locals would definitely recommend Wabue-bue Peak, which resides in Wangi-Wangi Island. The location is not quite far from Wanci, actually. That means it is easy to reach regardless of the choice of transportation. In fact, visitors don’t need the help of a tour guide.

The Nuance
In terms of nuance, Wabue-bue Peak is similar to those regular hills. The thing is it offers more breathtaking views than others. Surrounded by many bushes and several types of trees, the route to the peak is indeed challenging. The air is warm, but it gets hotter at noon. Therefore, visitors should come early in the morning, as the weather is more comfortable. This way, hikers won’t get tired easily when reaching the peak. Several minutes later, they would be able to get to the top of the hill. It may take longer if they take many rests along the way to their destination, though.

Exploring Wabue-bue Peak
The primary attraction in Wabue-bue Peak is indeed the nature views from above. It takes efforts and time to reach it, though. As for extras, hikers can simply enjoy the lush trees and stunning landscape of the route. Some of them are even worth photography and sightseeing. Several big trees also grow there, becoming the location to relax and resting. What about skills? Do they need to learn something? Well, it is likely some knowledge of the route would be necessary. Tourists can learn it from either tour guides or local people.

Reaching Wabue-bue Peak sounds easy, no? The fact is it takes both time and effort, so visitors should have prepared everything. For example, it is related to what they wear for hiking. Comfortable footwear is a must, as it determines the comfort and safety. Next, it is the rain coat. Even though it sounds unnecessary, the weather is unpredictable. It is better to be prepared than sorry, isn’t it? For those who want to do camping, they may need the help of a porter to carry the equipment and foods. Such service is indeed important.

Once they reach the peak, they must find the right spot for sightseeing, camping, or photography. Another precaution is related to the environment. No one is allowed to litter or damage the nature. Eating snacks and enjoying drinks are allowed, but they need to take care of the trash well. When going down, it is better to take some rests and preserve energy. The thing is some parts of the route are slippery and steep.

Nearby Attractions

  • Waginopo Peak
  • Wakatobi Dive Adventure
  • Liya Togo Fort

How to Get There
The fastest way to reach Wangi-Wangi Island is by airplane. Travelers can directly head to Matahora Airport and take a local transportation service to the hiking site. In order to reach the peak, they may walk up to 1 hour or more.

Where to Stay
Wakatobi Patuno Resort


Latest News

Moramo Waterfall, The Fairies Bathing Palace

Moramo Waterfall is located in Tanjung Peropa Nature Reserve Region. Precisely located in the Sumber Sari Village, Moramo Subdistrict, Konawe South Regency, South-East Sulawesi, Indonesia. Moramo Waterfall is an amazing nature gift for Konawe Selatan Regency, South-East Sulawesi, which has … Continue reading


Dinggu Traditional Dance – Southeast Sulawesi

Dinggu Traditional Dance Dingu dance is a traditional dance from Southeast Sulawesi, precisely originating coming from Tolaki tribe. According to Tolaki folklore, the rice seed is coming from the decease of seventh angel that coming to Earth. Hence, after the … Continue reading


Wangiwangi Island

WangiWangi Island Wangiwangi island or Wanci Island, is an island in Southeast Sulawasi that being famous for its beauty and magnificent blue sky and ocean. Wangiwangi island in become Wakatobi islands and also become the administrative area of Wakatobi regency. … Continue reading


Wakatobi Dive Resort

Wakatobi Wakatobi is an acronym of four small islands wihich is Wangi-wangi Kaledupa, Tomia and Binongko. This area is located within the territory of Southeast Sulawesi Province which newly separated from Buton district into one district. Wakatobi National Park has … Continue reading


Hotel Deals of the Day
Interesting Links
Indonesia Map HD
javatours.com
bali-hotel.com
borneo-discovery-kalimantan.com
Bromo
borneoecotour.com
Find Us on :
Find Us on :