Have you heard about the famous Mentawais Islands in Indonesia? You must have heard it. This is made up of seventy islands and islets off the west coast of Sumatra, Indonesia. It is situated just below the equator. Siberut is the regarded as the largest island among them. Major islands like North Pagai, Sipura, and South Pagai are some other important parts of these islands. Mentawais Islands are administrated by West Sumatra province. Padang is the capital of this province and it lies in the main land of Sumatra which is opposite to Siberut. There are many dugout canoes found on the river of the island, Siberut.
The Mentawais Islands have become an important destination for surfing boat trips. Along with trips you can enjoy beautiful landscapes here. Various endemic species of flora and fauna are found here. The primates, Kloss gibbon, Mentawais macaque, Siberut macaque, Mentawais leaf monkey, pig tailed langur are the endemic species found in the islands. The ecoregion is found in some areas of the Mentawais Islands and the rain forest here is protected. The species found in Siberut national Park, like Red jungle fowl, Asian palm Civet as well as the macaque, which lives on crabs, are protected also.
You will have favorable winds here to surf
The famous waves like Greenbrush, Rifles, Maccaronis, Lances are available here with the various surf boating trips. The Mentawais have a wonderful wind as well as wave conditions. That is the point which makes it one of the most favorite surfing spots among the surfers. Tourists come to this place from all over the world for spending their holidays in a superb mood. The perfect shape of the reefs and light winds provide a good quality too as a famous destination for surfing.
A few things to know
You will get the surf points nearby within only an hour description from each other.
If you are looking for surfing boat trips to the Mentawais, the experienced professionals will help you to enjoy a safe and enjoyable journey.
They have the complete local knowledge which will offer you a more comfortable trip.
You will be travelling to all these spots with your team and you will have to consider some places as per their choice.
The best wave’s condition makes this place perfect for different trips. And the best places are generally not accessible by the road way.
You can enjoy those through boating trips.
Enjoy local delicacies while surfing and exploring the island
You will have fresh meals prepared on the board. They are generally mixed up with local cuisine and western food of your choice. So take up your trip to the Mentawais and enjoy your holidays.