Waves of the sea in Mentawai
The Mentawai Islands is a district in West Sumatra Province located in the Indian Ocean with an area of approximately 6,011 square kilometers. There are four main islands (from the Mentawai Islands group of 70 islands) inhabited the island of Siberut as the largest / largest island, Sipora Island, North Pagai Island and South Pagai Island. The Mentawai Islands are located approximately 150 kilometers from the city of Padang, the capital of West Sumatra Province.
On Siberut Island there is a National Park named Siberut National Park set by UNESCO as one of the World Biosphere reserves. In Siberut National Park there are approximately 18 rare animals and there are four endemic animals that will not be found elsewhere such as Kloss Siamang, Langur, Macaca, and Bilou. There are also 130 species of birds and 4 of them are endemic birds. Recorded at least 846 species of flora with 390 genus and 131 families of tree species, shrubs, herbs, and ephypit. Because of the richness of flora and fauna and is endemic to this island of Siberut many dubs the island of Siberut as "Galapagos Asia".
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Access to The Mentawai Islands