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“great sunset”(3 reviews)
“white sand”(3 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Km. 22 Jl Waingapu - Melolo | Maubokul Pandawai, Waingapu, Sumba 87171, Indonesia
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Reviewed yesterday

Walakiri beach is one of my favourite beach for watching sunset, because it has the iconic dancing tree that makes your photos more dramatic.

Thank SofyanYudianto
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

To come here means to take pictures while sunset with the mangrove trees as the back ground. The mangrove trees are very beautiful among you as a silhouette.

Thank elisewid
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The dancing mangrove trees along the beach is the highlight... must be here to enjoy the sunset... but so many tourist in the afternoon time

Thank nelyj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is very very very beautiful sunset I ever seen so far... While waiting the the sunset, we took fried banana and drink cofee Sumba.. woow, so yummy!!

Thank pati a
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

The view is fantastic . But so many people , and domestic tourist take sooo looong time to make picture .

Thank jpyisme27
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

It's a nice beach to walk along the mangrove trees because the clear & calm water and the white sand.

Thank Frida K
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

This beach has top notch sunset view. The trees are like dancing in the water. Particularly in the afternoon so the water has sunk a bit so you can take photos of the trees. The sky is very clear and pour out the pinky, yellow,...More

Thank La_livian
Reviewed 7 August 2018

One of best icon tourism in Sumba. Walakiri beach located in East Sumba. Walakiri beach is one of the best sunset spot in Sumba Island. Walakiri beach known for its tall mangrove tree on the shore. The magroves and sunset are the perfect combination for...More

Thank DyaIganov
Reviewed 31 July 2018

I visited this beach twice along my trip for catch up beautiful sunset,and its trueee beautiful. Watched sunset through 'dancing' mangrove trees. This mangrove trees remind me with Wanaka tree in NZ. Many people got photos in this spot with sunset background. Indeed u only...More

1  Thank Inge I
Reviewed 24 July 2018

I fallin' love with this beach. If you love to cacth sunset, you SHOULD visit this beach. During the day, it's like a normal beach. But around 5 - 6.30 pm, the beach is SO BEAUTIFULLLLL. Known for its dancing tree, you can walk to...More

1  Thank Caroline C
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