The Mentawai Islands lie roughly 100 km off of the west coast of Sumatra in Indonesia. They consist of 4 main islands with many smaller islands scattered throughout. From north to south, the main islands are Siberut, Sipora, North Pagi, and South Pagi.

Mapaddegat, District of North Sipora known as the most fun place to watch the sunset. Sunsets in the Mentawai islands off the coast of Indonesia are some of the most beautiful in the world. The palm tree silhouettes in the orange toned sky create exotic tropical art.

Another place to watch the sunset is Awera Island. Awera Island surrounded by world class waves, rainforest and coral reefs, the Awera Island Guesthouse is a small, comfortable and affordable accommodation option for guests wanting to experience the waves of the Mentawai Islands.

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