The nature of Indonesia is indeed endless offering charms that attract the eye to visit. Starting from the mountains to the beach, we can enjoy all the beauty that is spread all over Indonesia. In addition to beaches and mountains, Indonesia also has many lakes that are no less beautiful. Starting from Lake Toba to Lake Kelimutu which is one of the two favorite destinations for tourists.
Not only the two lakes above, it turns out that Indonesia also has a lake with clear water! Even so clear, you can see a variety of underwater flora and fauna clearly from the surface. Well, this time Hipwee Travel will provide some recommendations for lakes with clear water that can be your vacation idea. Let’s check in full!
1. Lake Kaco in Jambi has very clear water and the reflection of the water can emit light at night
Lake Kaco is located in Lempur Village, Gunung Raya District, Kerinci Regency. This lake is located in the Kerinci Seblat National Park area which is a UNESCO heritage site and has an area of about 50 square meters with a depth that is not yet known with certainty. Lake Kaco has very clear, bluish-green water. In addition, this lake can also emit bright light at night, especially during the full moon.
The journey to this lake is quite long because it takes a dozen hours and has to go through the forest for approximately 3-4 hours. However, the long journey is worth the view this clear lake has to offer.
2. Segara Anakan Lake in Malang, which is like a private and quiet tourist spot. It’s still rarely visited by tourists~
This lake is actually a lagoon formed from sea water which is right next to it. The sea water enters through the gaps in the rocks and corals eroded by the waves. You can visit the lake which is located within the Sempu Island area by using private transportation. Segara Anakan Lake is also a nature reserve area that is protected by the Malang City Government.
When visiting here, you will be greeted by a herd of white monkeys and Javan langurs that roam around the lake area. Calm down, for those of you who want to get away from the bustle of the capital, this place can be the right choice because it is located far from the crowds and is still rarely visited.
3. If Sumba is on your bucket list, make sure you visit Lake Weekuri whose water has beautiful color gradations!
This beautiful lake is located in Kalena Rongo Village, North Kodi, West Sumba Regency, East Nusa Tenggara. The name Weekuri itself comes from the words wee which means ari and kuri which means spark. Lake Weekuri is believed by local people to be formed by the splash of sea water that penetrates to the mainland. Just like Segara Anakan which is adjacent to the open sea, Lake Weekuri is also adjacent to the sea so that the type of lake water is salty.
Weekuri has very clear water and beautiful color gradations. Besides enjoying the lake water, you can also try to see the beauty of the lake from the top of the hill. From above, you will see this lake like a clear pond.
4. Finally, there is Labuan Cermin Lake in East Kalimantan which makes it difficult for you to blink because of its beauty
Labuan Cermin Lake is located in Labuan Kelambu Village, Biduk-Biduk District, Berau Regency, East Kalimantan. This lake is unique because the bottom of the lake has a salty water type and the surface has a fresh water type. This phenomenon is known as a meromictic lake. Naming the mirror itself because the water is very clear like a mirror.
To go to this tourist spot, you have to travel about 6-7 hours from the capital Berau. This lake has a depth of about 4-5 meters. Besides enjoying the beauty of the lake, you can also try other activities such as snorkeling and diving!
Well, those are some lakes that have very clear water that refreshes the eyes. In your opinion, which lake would you most like to visit?