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Mentawai Islands

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The Mentawai islands are a chain of islands in Indonesia off the western coast of Sumatra, recognized as having some of the most perfect surfing breaks in the world. However, because most waves break over very sharp and shallow coral reefs, only experienced surfers should attempt them.

Islands

  • Siberut
  • Sipura
  • North Pagai
  • South Pagai

Cities

Pagai

Other destinations

Understand

Talk

Mentawai peoples using Bahasa Indonesia and they also have got their own Mentawai language.

Get in

Over 30 surf charter yachts are based in Padang harbour, around 100km away from the islands on the Sumatra mainland.

Get around

Three ways to travel to the Mentawai Islands.

  1. Join an organized boat charter.
  2. Take a ferry (Ambu-Ambu ferry).
  3. Fly by seaplane.

See

Traditional Mentawai peoples Surfing Trekking Diving Fishing

  • Surf Camp Siberut, +6281374006060, [1]. http://www.surfcampsiberut.blogspot.com,Mentawai islands with my surf camp in siberut islands close wave like e’bay, beng-beng, nipussi, pitstop just onfoot. With my price cheaper price only $ 500 (USA) 1 person to 12 days, including = breakfast, lunch, dinner, stay, pick up, service/guide, ticket ferry boat, snack, fruit, meal Max = 6 surfer and min = 5 surfer Mentawai islands with my surfer camp have facilities = electricily from 6 am until 10 pm, fan, shower, referigerator

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