OVERVIEW OF NUSA PENIDA
Nusa Penida is a small island south east of Bali. The region is comprised of three small islands – Nusa Lembongan, Nusa Ceningan, and of course Nusa Penida which make up the Klungkung Regency district. Nusa Penida Island is quite large compared to Nusa Ceningan and Nusa Lembongan. The trio of islands can be reached by boat from Sanur, Benoa harbour, Padang Bay. Nusa Penida covers an area of 202.6km sq and has around 47.000 people who subsist largely on fishing and seaweed farming.
Nusa Penida Island have many quiet and secluded white sand beaches along the north and northwest coasts of Nusa Penida. Other geographical highlights include limestone caves, spectacular high coastal cliffs with kart formations and offshore pinnacles in the south and east, and rugged hill tops in the high center.