Nihiwatu beach is located about 30 km from Waikabubak, Capital City of West Sumba – Indonesia.
Waves in this place is one of the fastest and most challenging for surfers. There is no doubt that Nihiwatu is one of the beaches with best waves in Indonesia and even in the world. Not only surfing, it also allows visitor to enjoy many other exciting activities such as snorkelling, scuba diving, bird watching, horseback riding, fishing, etc.
The best time to visit Nihiwatu beach for surfing is during April to December.
Nihiwatu beach has a white sandy coastline of 2.5 kilometers and also called “God Left Waves” for malignancy and the perfection of the waves. Waves in Nihiwatu claimed as one of the fastest in the world. It makes surfers curious to conquer the waves at this beach.
If using air plane, you should land at Waikabubak-Tambolaka Airport. Then you can hire a private car for about 2-3 hours journey to Nihiwatu beach.
Nihiwatu beach is a recommended place to visit in West Sumba.