Still under the radar due to its secluded location, not many people are familiar with Anambas Islands’ beautiful coast and marine life. So, if you are planning for your first visit to Anambas, here is to help you get around this archipelagic paradise.
One of the recommended things to do, of course, in this archipelago is island hopping. Home to 238 islands, the Anambas regency is a sure destination for an exciting islands tour. Only some of this islands are inhabited so you can be sure of unpolluted and unadulterated natural resources.
Sample local cuisines
Fish-based products are Anambas’ signature dishes since the area is surrounded by sea. Mie Tarempa and Luti Gendang are the most popular ones. Mie Tarempa is an Indonesian noodle recipe with fish toppings while Luti Gendang is a fried snack stuffed with fish floss.
Diving and snorkeling
The archipelago is also a must-go destination for divers because of its crystal clear water. Anambas is known for its teeming marine life. Besides coral reefs, you can also find zebrafish, clownfish, and the endangered Napoleon fish here.