Tabuhan Island – Just opposite the island of Bali but still part of the district of Banyuwangi in East Java, lies a masterpiece of an island called Tabuhan, unearthed privilege in the Bali Straits. Although quite a small island, Tabuhan has broad sandy coasts, breathtaking underwater life, curious weeds and animals, some of them jeopardized, and, furthermore, has been discovered to be principle for kiteboarding.
Tabuhan Island is indeed one of the most ideal discerns for kiteboarding in Southeast Asia because of the constant breath acceleration over the island that is still between 20-25 braids. This was also the reason why the island was selected as place to host the Pro Kiteboarding Championships last August 2015. Besides this asset, Tabuhan also offers fascinating a chance for snorkelling and scuba diving. Its shoals that are environment of diverse awesome sea life compile visitors to instantly pick up their diving gear and plunge into the clear seas to get real close and friendly with the multi colored underwater animals.
On land Tabuhan too shields jeopardized animals among which the maleo fowl, recognizable by its black stripes, yellow bellied surface around its looks and white-haired legs. In actual fact it is only on the island of Sulawesi that these fowls are ordinarily discovered, so that it is quite a breakthrough to find these on this island in the wild.
Besides the maleo, Tabunan is also environment of the ivory colored hornbill which is another endangered species. The sphere around its stomach, legs and tail are white in emblazon. Another often striven but safeguarded embed is the Setigi which is used to create artistic Japanese bonsai decorative potted weeds.
To get to Banyuwangi there are a number of transportations that you can take from Jakarta or Surabaya, namely by air, civilize or bus. Upon arrival in the town resume your wander by taxi to the Kampe Beach at Bangsring, then take a boat to the island of Tabuhan.