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==Get in==
 
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'''[[Krui]]''' is the principal port on the virginal west coast of Lampung Province. While the town itself is rather rough and unattractive, there are vast gorgeous white sand beaches stretching for miles and kilometers and miles to the north and south.
'''[[Krui]]''' is the principal port on the virginal west coast of Lampung Province. While the town itself is rather rough and unattractive, there are vast gorgeous white sand beaches stretching for miles and kilometers and miles to the north and south.  
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Accommodation is relatively undeveloped in this remote region of Lampung Province, and few people are fluent in English. Nevertheless a visit to Bukit Barisan Selatan National Park, or surfing at Karang Nyimbor, Tanjung Setia, is highly recommended.
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A charming native hostel, or ''losmen'', has recently opened in Tanjung Setia, some 20km south of Krui. '''Kepalas Losmen''' welcomed the writer of this review with brand-new bedding, fried bananas and hot coffee.
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Rp. 150,000/person (about USD 14 at current rates) includes three Indonesian meals. The losmen is within sight of a vast white sand beach, and is on the main road from Krui south to Bukit Barisan Selatan National Park and Kota Agung. The world-renowned surf site is less than a kilometer away.
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Contact (Indonesian language only) '''0828.721.1215''' or '''0813.7941.7849'''. Coordinates: S 05 18.016' by E 104 00.182'
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==Get around==
 
==Get around==

Revision as of 03:52, 12 April 2010

For the city in Northern Thailand, see Lampang.

Lampung is a province in Sumatra, Indonesia.

Cities

Other destinations


Understand

Talk

Get in

Krui is the principal port on the virginal west coast of Lampung Province. While the town itself is rather rough and unattractive, there are vast gorgeous white sand beaches stretching for miles and kilometers and miles to the north and south.

Get around

See

Do

  • way kambas(elephant school) is quite far from city around 2-3 hours drive. You can ride elephant and watch the show for small amount of money. In here is the cheapest compare to other place such us thailand and india.
  • krakatau is the active volcanic island in sunda strait, between java and sumatra island.
  • Pasir putih beach is the busiest tourist area, beautiful reefs and very calm wave, hire a boat for very small price to go to small island for a private swin and sunbath beach.

Eat

Buy

Drink

Sleep

  • Bukit Randu
  • Indra Puri
  • Marcopolo (oldest hotel)
  • Novotel Lampung
  • Sahid Hotel
  • Sheraton Lampung

Stay safe

Get out


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