Friday, June 3, 2011
Satonda Island is located in the northern area of Sumbawa island, also known as Mount Satonda, has a height of 289 km above sea level with an area of 4.8 square km. The mountain is a crater lake of salt water with a diameter of 0.8 km is located in the middle of the island. Fish that live in Lake Satonda only reach the size of 5 cm and is still mysterious why the fish in the lake Satonda can not develop a very good job.
Satonda island surrounded by coral reefs and a wide variety of ornamental fish the same kind as those found in Indonesia. This is the uniqueness and magic of the island Satonda, Satonda Island is a place hidden by the blue sea and towering volcanoes. Satonda Island is the most perfect place for swimming and diving, while enjoying the calm lake water. To be able to reach the island you can Satonda by road with the long journey from Sumbawa Besar approximately 8 hours and from Dompu approximately 5 hours and can also be by sea.