About Lampung

Mount Krakatoa is very famous in the world because of its mighty eruption in 1883. Administratively, Mount Krakatoa once located in Lampung province. This province has a beautiful nature, cultural heritage, geology sites and national parks for elephant conservation centre.

Getting Around

Lampung has Radin Inten II Airport that serves domestic flights from Jakarta or other cities. If you travel by bus, Lampung has one big terminal called Rajabasa bus terminal. This terminal is the destination of inter-provincial buses from Jakarta and other cities in Java. The terminal also connects Bandar Lampung with other major cities on the island, such as Palembang, Medan, Pekanbaru and more. The trip from Jakarta takes around 8 hours by bus. This includes crossing Sunda Strait between Merak Port in Java and Bakaheuni Port in Lampung by ferry.
Bandar Lampung is fortunate to be one of only two major cities in Sumatra to have fully operating railway systems. The single route train connects Bandar Lampung with Palembang in South Sumatra.
You can also travel to Lampung by car or motorcycle. From Jakarta to Lampung, you must drive or ride to Merak Port. Here, the vehicles usually have to wait to cross the Sunda Strait to Bakauheni Port in Bandar Lampung. From Bakauheni Port, you can continue the journey to your destinations.

Top 10 Tourist Destinations in Lampung

Lampung is one of the provinces in Sumatra, which became known as one of the tourist destinations in Indonesia. Some lovely places ranging visited by tourists. Supported, the location is easily accessible from the capital, Lampung rapidly rising popularity among tourists.

Pahawang Island

Pahawang Island

The island has beautiful white sand beaches, clear blue water, and enchantment under the sea. Pahawang perfect for snorkeling, with coral reefs and a variety of beautiful fish, especially in the Cape End, Small Pahawang, Pahawang Large and Batu Mandi.

Teluk Kiluan

Teluk Kiluan

In Teluk Kiluan you can see the dolphins live in their natural habitat. Besides seeing the dolphins, there Coconut Island with pristine white sandy beaches and blue sea water gradation toska to dark blue, and decorated coastal tropical trees.

Way Kambas National Park

Way Kambas National Park

Way Kambas National Park presents a lowland forest ecosystem consisting of freshwater swamp forests, grasslands, scrub, and coastal forests in Sumatra. This national park is the protection of the elephant sanctuary.

Putri Malu Waterfall

Putri Malu Waterfall

80-meter high waterfall that is located in the Right Way is very fascinating, because of its natural surroundings of beautiful and cool. You can swim in the lake were fresh watery, camping, enjoy the thrill of trekking or hiking, or mountain climbing.

Tanjung Setia Beach

Tanjung Setia Beach

In addition to its beautiful natural panorama, white sand beaches have high waves and challenging, making it a favorite destination for surfing. Sea conditions and unspoiled beaches, and the air is very cool.

Mount Krakatau

Mount Krakatau

Seen from near and from afar, the Krakatau Islands aka Krakatoa still charming. You can hiking in the Child of Krakatoa and Krakatau Nature Reserve roam, to snorkeling and diving to enjoy the beauty of coral reefs.

Tangkil Island

Tangkil Island

This beautiful island is a variety of water sports, such as parasailing, flying fish, donut, canoe, jetski, bandwagon, glass-bottom boat, to snorkel. Just come to Tangkil Resort to enjoy various kinds of exciting watersport them.

Condong Island

Condong Island

The island has pristine natural beauty. Shaped like a cone with the surface of the hill slope and filled coastal forest vegetation. White sandy beaches, with crystal clear water. You can try rock climbing here.

Pugung Raharjo Archaeological Park

Pugung Raharjo Archaeological Park

Raharjo Pugung Archaeological Park is a complex of cultural heritage of the past. A unique collection of ancient relics in the form of grave stone, stone table, altar stones, and stones corpse will take you through time to ancient times.

Kubur Island

Kubur Island

This island is actually a huge cluster of coral. The plains of the island is a large rock surrounded by the ocean. Despite its name, creepy, the island is a tourist destination fishing for large fish congregate here.

Tips for Traveling in Lampung

What can you do in Lampung?

  • Family escape to Tanjung Setia Beach
  • Do surfing, swimming or snorkelling in Kelagian Island
  • Surf at Krui Beach
  • See dolphin at Kiluan Bay
  • Trekking at Krakatau Islands Nature Reserve
  • Elephant attraction at the Way Kambas National Park
  • Relaxing at Lake Ranau while eating grilled fish and drinking a cup of hot tea
  • Drop by the hot water spring in Marisa Island
  • Release the pressure of daily activities at White Sand Beach
  • Observe rare Sumatran tiger at Bukit Barisan Selatan National Park (BBSNP)
  • Play with butterflies at Gita Persada Butterfly Park
  • Explore the history of Lampung at Sang Bumi Ruwa Jurai Museum
  • Shopping for artworks and souvenirs at Art Marke
  • Visit Siger Tower
  • See authentic traditional house at Kampung Ulok Gading and Kampung Kedamaian

What food should you eat in Lampung?

  • Seruit, geguduh, gulai taboh, gabing, umbu, Lampung sauce and banana cracker