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Dirty but with great potential

Island is dirty, messy and basically sans any proper sanitation. But the island has got great... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Tungky
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Solo, Indonesia
via mobile
Messy but could be beautiful

The island is typically messy, like most of Indonesia but with a bit of effort could be a beautiful... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2018
gergmu
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Makassar, Indonesia
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4 weeks ago
“Dirty but with great potential”
22 Jan 2018
“Messy but could be beautiful”
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Jl. Ujungpandang, Makassar 90111, Indonesia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Island is dirty, messy and basically sans any proper sanitation. But the island has got great potential to be a tourist draw should the government manage it properly.

Thank Tungky
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Only took about 10 minutes from port rotterdam.when i was there some of the building at the islands was under construction but still you can enjoy the beauty of this island.several people also come here for fishing

Thank iffa_ipeh
Reviewed 23 January 2018

The island is typically messy, like most of Indonesia but with a bit of effort could be a beautiful location. Stand on the beach & look out or swim & snorkel in the lovely comfortably warm water and you will be happy. Just don't turn...More

Thank gergmu
Reviewed 1 August 2017

It seems that this Island is one of the highlights of the Makassar population on weekends but it seemed to me that is was in a terrible state . Debris and rubbish lying everywhere , a small beach , some viewing platforms to see the...More

Thank Jan G
Reviewed 30 November 2016

it is only small island with some villas and only has small sand beach. It took 10 minutes to get there from the harbor.

Thank sin_ik_1999
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

This island is accesible, there are transportation to get there. Beautiful, good for family vacation but there are many better island than this.

Thank Widyatma J
Reviewed 22 April 2016

My bf and I had Anker beer sold in a sorta abandoned shop near the jetty. The island is mainly occupied by cats. There is an abandoned resort there. It would be quite spooky to stay there for too long when it's dark, but if...More

Thank 123letsgonow
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Never expected this island if i wasn't curious about the ads in front of the Port Rotterdam. The boat ferry cost idr 40k for return trans. It tooks only 15 minutes. It is an abandon resort island, so nobody lives there. foods and drinks available...More

1  Thank j4j4
Reviewed 5 August 2015 via mobile

To go to the island you can by a ticket at the ticket shop that is located in front of fort Rotterdam (but other side of the road). Tickets cost 40.000 per person. An old boat brings you in about 15 minutes to the island....More

2  Thank annemariekamp
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