Group of Islands in Mandeh Area
Marak Island is the outermost and the largest island in Mandeh area , which is the area of National Tourism development in the West region, and has a group of islands and the beauty of underwater life equivalent to Raja Ampat (Papua)
Accessibility to Location
Take a boat from Bungus harbor, Gaung, Teluk Bayur or Muara Padang and Tarusan bay.
The first alternative is from Tarusan Market through intersection Carocok dan The Second alternative is from Bungus proceed to Sungai Pisang and Sungai Nyalo.The latest road is passing by Carocok then continued down the edge of the beach and also the sloping hills throughout 12,5 Km. Administratively Marak island is located in Nagari Sungai Pinang, District IX Koto Tarusan, Pesisir Selatan Regency, West Sumatra Province. The island area of approximately 207 hectares with typical hills with a sloping white sandy beaches and crystal clear sea water