Takabonerate

Takabonerate

Taka Bonerate National Park is a marine park which includes the Takabonerate atoll islands, located in the Flores Sea, South of Sulawesi island. The area, which consists of the atoll islands and surrounding marine area was granted national park protection status in 1992. In 2015 the Taka Bone Rate National Park has been included in the UNESCO.

With an area of 530,765 hectares which has an atoll expanse of 220,000 hectares, Taka Bone Rate meaning ‘coral islands over sand’ is the biggest atoll in South-East Asia, and the third in the world.