Gunung Sitoli is the name of one of the cities on Nias Island, North Sumatra Province. This city is a division of Nias Regency. In terms of age, Gunung Sitoli is among the oldest and largest in the Nias Islands because it has been famous since the 18th century.
The main gate that connects Gunung Sitoli with the outside world is the Angin Port and Binaka Airport. Binaka Airport is located at Jalan Pelabuhan Udara Binaka KM 19,1 serve domestic flights to Medan, Padang, Sibolga, and Siborong-borong. The airlines that provide flight tickets to Gunung Sitoli are Garuda Indonesia (through Explore), Susi Air, and Wings Air.
The role of Gunung Sitoli is very important as the main city of Nias Island. This city is the entry and exit point for people to Nias Island. Therefore, people who want to visit an island famous for its rock jumping tradition will generally hunt for flights to Gunung Sitoli.
Gunung Sitoli has very interesting tourism potential. The natural beauty of the beach, mountains and various historical tourist sites can be a reason for you to buy flight tickets to Gunung Sitoli for your next vacation.
Location: Jalan Ahmad Yani 6, Pasar Gunung Sitoli, Sumatera Utara.
As the name implies, this beach is where the river and sea water emanate. This makes it look very exotic by combining the charm of the sea and the river. Mangroves and coconut trees, green water, and brown sand become unique sight here. Pantai Muara Indah facilities are completed with tourism lodge support, meeting rooms, spacious grounds, public toilets, and seafood culinary centers.
Location: Jalan Sirao 139, Pasar Gunung Sitoli, Sumatera Utara.
Everyone in Nias knows this beautiful seaside park. Ya'ahowu Park is a favorite place to hangout for locals. Beautiful scenery that blends with the beach, complete facilities, up to a large stage in the middle of the park, make people feel at home and willing to hang out for a long time to enjoy popular entertainment while hunting photos.
Location: Jalan Yos Sudarso 134A, PO BOX 16, Kecamatan Iraonogeba, Sumatera Utara.
This privately managed museum is the only museum in Nias Island and the main place to recognize Nias' cultural philosophy. Visitors can see and learn the values of Nias culture through more than 6,000 unique collections of artifacts. Interestingly, the museum also offers attractive facilities in the form of mini zoos, meeting rooms, libraries, recreational parks, cafes, and inns in the form of traditional houses.
When visiting Gunung Sitoli, let your stomach and tongue be pampered by the most popular culinary delights. The best experience can be found in the following places:
Location: Jalan Kelapa, Pasar Gunung Sitoli, Nias, Sumatera Utara.
Open every Monday - Saturday, 6:00 - 23:00 WIB.
Seafood restaurants can be found easily in Gunung Sitoli. Rapi Seafood is one of the best references in this category. The most popular menu from Rapi Seafood are their marinades, especially for grilled seafood.
Location: Jalan RRI, Desa Iraonogeba, Gunung Sitoli, Sumatera Utara.
Open every day.
This restaurant becomes a favourite place for extreme food lovers. Rumah Makan Alam Ceria boldly presents lizards meat, snakes meat, snails and more. The uniqueness makes many people, even among officials and important figures, always curious to visit it. Moreover, the price is quite affordable.
Location: Jalan Yos Sudarso, Saombo, Gunung Sitoli, Sumatera Utara.
Open every day, 9:00 - 21:00 WIB.
The pleasure of sipping savory and spicy Acehnese noodles feels very memorable here. In addition to the main menu, visitors also visit this restaurant to have the menu of tahu isi, ayam tangkap, bakso, and mie sop. Usually, visitors completed the delicious meal by drinking fruit juices which are equally fresh and also delicious.