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Flights to Bau Bau-Butung Island

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Bau Bau is the main city on Butung Island, located in Southeast Sulawesi, Indonesia. Butung Island is known for its central mountain range with rolling hills, offering a scenic backdrop to the city. The climate in Bau Bau is tropical, with hot and humid weather year-round. The city has a rich history as a former centre of the Buton Sultanate. Visitors can explore the 16th-century Buton Palace Fortress which served as the residence of the Sultanate. Beyond historical sites, Bau Bau offers opportunities for outdoor activities such as diving and snorkelling. The nearby waters are known for their coral reefs and marine life.

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Airports near Bau Bau-Butung Island

Reach Bau Bau-Butung Island your way. You can easily travel to Bau Bau-Butung Island using any of these 4 airports.

Sultan Hasanuddin International Airport

This is the closest international airport to Bau Bau, located approximately 200 kilometres away. It offers domestic and international flights, making it a convenient option for travellers.


Haluoleo Airport

This regional airport is located around 200 kilometres from Bau Bau. It primarily serves domestic flights and is a good option for travellers looking for a more local airport.


Sam Ratulangi International Airport

Although it is a bit further away, approximately 600 kilometres from Bau Bau, this international airport offers a wider range of domestic and international flights. travellers may need to take a connecting flight from Manado to reach Bau Bau.


Juanda International Airport

This is another international airport located around 1,000 kilometres from Bau Bau. It offers a wide range of domestic and international flights. travellers may need to take a connecting flight from Surabaya to reach Bau Bau.

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Things to do in Bau Bau-Butung Island

With a wealth of sights to see in Bau Bau-Butung Island, here are our top 3:

Keraton Buton (Buton Palace Complex)

This historical complex showcases the island's rich heritage. It consists of several buildings, including the grand Kraton Wolio, the royal mosque, and the tombs of past sultans. You can explore the palace's architecture, learn about the Buton Sultanate, and get a glimpse into the island's royal past.

Gua Lakasa (Lakasa Cave)

This natural wonder is a must-visit for cave enthusiasts. Located about 15 kilometres from Bau Bau city, Lakasa Cave features impressive stalactites and stalagmites formations. Be sure to wear proper footwear as the cave floor can be slippery.

Kamali Beach

Take a break from exploring historical sites and relax on the beautiful Kamali Beach. This scenic beach offers soft white sand, clear waters, and stunning views of the surrounding islands. You can swim, sunbathe, go for a stroll, or try some local seafood at the beachside restaurants.

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