Pulau Besar

Facts

  • Elevation: 919 m (3,015 ft)
  • Prominence: 919 m
  • Ribu category: Spesial
  • Province: Nusa Tenggara Timur
  • Google Earth: kml
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  • Other names: Wolong Ladauneng

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Bagging It!

This peak is the highest point of a large island in Maumere Bay. The Bakosurtanal map lists the name of the summit at Wolong Ladauneng with a height of 913m. There is a north-eastern peak around 700 metres away with a height of 890m.

Practicalities

    • Getting there: Fishing or dive boat from Maumere.
    • Accommodation: There are several hotels/losmen in Maumere.
    • Permits: Unknown
    • Water sources: Unknown – take sufficient supplies with you.
    • Travel insurance: We recommend World Nomads insurance, which is designed for adventurous travellers with cover for overseas medical, evacuation, baggage and a range of adventure sports and activities including mountain hiking.

Local Average Monthly Rainfall (mm):
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Location

Origins and Meaning

‘Pulau Besar’ simply means ‘big island’. We are not currently aware of the actual name of the highest point of the island.

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