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Mentawai Islands

Indonesia
+62 853-5568-8299
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Oncy Oni must be your guide in paradise!

If you are looking for something completely different from regular holidays, if you want fun... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2017
ccustodioalves
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Luanda, Angola
Love Beautiful & Friendly Mentawai Islands — returning annually 2011-2016

The surfers who come for the big waves probably have no idea that the terrestrial diversity of... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2016
Linda B
,
Hanoi
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Reviewed 3 January 2017

If you are looking for something completely different from regular holidays, if you want fun, adventure, know knew cultures in a paradisiac place, Mentawai Islands is the place to go! We were very lucky with our guide that showed us Padang in west Sumatra and...More

7  Thank ccustodioalves
Reviewed 27 July 2016

The surfers who come for the big waves probably have no idea that the terrestrial diversity of Mentawai is second only to the Galapagos Islands. 6 kinds of primates found nowhere else in the world, unique squirrels, insects, bats and much more! We've been in...More

10  Thank Linda B
Reviewed 31 October 2015

Definitely worth a visit, awesome people and a beautiful landscape. Immerse yourself in the tranquil waters with amazing diving, snorkeling and sailing. There are numerous ways to explore the Islands but I suggest a land based camp for the traveler who is keen on exploring...More

2  Thank Kim A
Reviewed 12 August 2015

A friend and myself had hopped on an overnight ferry from Padang, Sumatra to Siberut Island (Mentawais). With no plan for the next 4 days and not even a final destination on the islands, we found ourselves among a handful of surfers from around the...More

14  Thank Gabriel_Gruen
Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

We had a nice trip with the Mentawaï. We stayed with Shaman "Cookie". Prepare yourself to a very different and slow environment (and mud if raining). The Mentawai people are very nice and relaxed. Our guide, Alan did a great job and everything was included....More

5  Thank Gomumu
Reviewed 13 March 2015

Hi all! I spent a month and a half last summer on Siberut, and more specifically, in Madobag with the Sakkudei clan, though with occasional forays into Buttui and Attabai. I agree with what the others have mentioned - that Mentawai can be an amazing...More

8  Thank sibulungungu s
Reviewed 14 November 2014 via mobile

Mentawai Islands After reading reviews and speaking to people about trekking on Siberut I was cautious to book something before we arrived on the island. I did get a few prices on a 3night trek which seemed quite expensive for me. When we arrived on...More

27  Thank AndyAnnable
Reviewed 5 May 2014

After setting up my guide through " LIKY" who I had been advised to contact through some one I met in Bukittinggi who I trusted, I paid for 5 days to visit the tribes and villages on the island. I payed for "5 day" remember...More

19  Thank Jack J
Reviewed 3 March 2014

Made famous by the world class surf, these remote islands have a lot else to offer. The beaches are pure white and clean, there are many locations where your footprints will be the first on the sand for the day. The old culture is still...More

10  Thank Airmanis
Reviewed 14 August 2013

If you visit to the island, you will realize the beauty of this island. Beautiful beaches and waves a good one. The beauty of the island is not only from the outside, you also have to look inside of this island. Because the people of...More

6  Thank Rio039
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