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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Point of Interest
“You can snorkel and observe the salt-water lagoon's unique ecosystem or simply float around. Small trails around the lagoon offer a beautiful view of both the lagoon and the ocean beyond its cliffs. Small shops are situated around the lagoon a well”
  • 2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Ratenggaro Village is home to some of the tallest Sumbanese style houses on the island. The village is a great place to enjoy genuine Sumbanese culture and people. After visiting, you can refresh yourself with a dip in the ocean on Pantai Rattenggaro.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Convenience Store
“Yen Mart is the convenience store located in Tambolaka and has many different products that are local, national and international.”
  • 1 local recommends
Italian Restaurant
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“Restaurant Gula Garam is the only restaurant in Waitabula featuring international meals, such as pizza or pasta in addition to their Indonesian cuisine. They also serve amazing fresh juices, which are rarely found on Sumba.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Lodging
“A 40 min walk or 10 min drive brings you to a beautiful white beach. On the beach there are bamboo parasols to lie in the shade and enjoy the sea breeze.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
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“This cool, bamboo restaurant cooks up wood-fired pizzas, pasta and burgers alongside the usual Indo suspects. If you know what's good for you, you'll eat ayam betutu kampung dan urap, a Balinese-spiced village chicken with plenty of condiments and coconut greens. It's also the only place in town where you'll get a latte fix.”
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
  • 1 local recommends
Museum
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“Lapopu Waterfall is one of Sumba’s most breathtaking attractions. After a short riverside walk and bamboo-bridge crossing, visitors arrive to see Lapopu’s massive wall of water. The waterfall is inside a national park and visitors are required to pay an entry fee of Rp. 150.000.”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“Lokomboro Waterfall has a height of about 62 m and is in a river flow with Ngadulara Waterfall. This waterfall is formed from the meeting of two rivers.”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“A preserved traditional village of Sumbanese people in the town of Waikabubak. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“Matayangu, also called the Blue Waterfall, spills into multiple pools of crisp, blue water. To get to the falls requires a 90 min walk on a path trough the jungle.”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Administrative Area Level 3
“A country market town, home to both thatched clan houses and rows of concrete shops. It’s a welcoming place and a good base for exploring the traditional villages of West Sumba. There is a big market on Saturday.”
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Italian Restaurant
“Restaurant Gula Garam is the only restaurant in Waitabula featuring international meals, such as pizza or pasta in addition to their Indonesian cuisine. They also serve amazing fresh juices, which are rarely found on Sumba.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
“This cool, bamboo restaurant cooks up wood-fired pizzas, pasta and burgers alongside the usual Indo suspects. If you know what's good for you, you'll eat ayam betutu kampung dan urap, a Balinese-spiced village chicken with plenty of condiments and coconut greens. It's also the only place in town where you'll get a latte fix.”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Diner
  • 1 local recommends

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