Pulau Pelangi, Indonesia
Palau Pelangi is one of the Thousand Islands regency of Jakarta, Indonesia. A string of 105 islands stretching 45 kilometres north into the Java Sea, with the closest lying in Jakarta Bay only a few kilometres off mainland Jakarta. The area is a marine national park although development is allowed on 37 of the islands. Some islands are uninhabited, others have resorts and a number of them are privately owned by wealthy Jakartans.
Pulau Pelangi is the classic island paradise with coconut palms, white sand beaches, and clear waters attracting locals and visitors alike. Spend your day diving, fishing, water skiing, snorkeling, or lazing around in the afternoon heat.
Things to See & Do
* Water sports
Cruise Season – Jan - Dec
Currency – Rupiah (IDR)
Language – Indonesian
Electricity – 2 round pins European style
Population - 1,201,683 approx. (North Jakarta)
Land Area - 146 km2 (North Jakarta)
Time - GMT plus seven hours
International Country Telephone Code – +62
Port Location - Jakarta passenger port terminal ("Nusantara Pura") is located at Tanjung Priok, North Jakarta.
Travel Links - Charter a small plane from Halim Perdanakusuma Airport (East Jakarta) to a small airport at Long Island/"Pulau Panjang".