Looking for a place to escape the ‘packaged deal’ and want to find that special surf travel destination far from the maddening crowds. Nestled at the base of the Bukit Barisan National Park is 250 kilometers of undeveloped and unspoiled South Sumatra coastline ready to be explored.
Armed with your surfboard and a smile the coast of Lampung province is the classic location for the ultimate surf adventure.
The local people are modest, inquisitive and incredibly friendly. The surf is consistent, the water clean the crowds away from the main surf breaks zero.
Why surf the Krui area of South Sumatra?
Only a small 50km streach of the Sumatra Coast has been well explored by surfers. Surf accommodation at Tanjung Setia beach is only a 5 minute walk to Ujung Bocur surf break, stay at Krui beach and surf Krui Left or Krui Right.
Hire a little automatic scooter for approx AUD $7 a day and you can now surf, Way Jambu, Biha, Mandiri Beach, The peak and all other major surf breaks. Take your scooter or hire a car and driver for the day and you can surf Honey Smacks, Jennys Point, Jimmys and beyond.
Whats in the krui Tanjung Setia area ?
Looking for a fullon daytime shopping experience then this may not be the destination for you, no Mc Donald´s, Starbucks or air-conditioned shopping centers. There are small Indomarts but don't expect to find such items as sunblock, postcards or tourist items in the local markets. Read more ... Whats in the Krui Area