Beautiful white beaches, sapphire seas, and sandy shores on the scattered islands of Nusa Tenggara Timur. The scattered islands of Nusa Tenggara Timur province consist of over 500 different islands, many of which are uninhabited. The area is best known for its undisturbed beaches and pristine coral life, making it a top destination for dive enthusiasts from Indonesia and abroad. Cut off from much of “mainland” Indonesia, many island inhabitants exist without use of modern technology.
The Capital City of East Nusa Tenggara
Kupang is the biggest city and port on the island of Timor and the capital of the Indonesian province of East Nusa Tenggara. Once an important port and trading point during the Portuguese and Dutch colonial eras, the city retains ruins and remains of the colonial presence in Kupang. The city of Kupang offers a tropical climate, rich history, and stunning natural sceneries.