Ngalung Kalla Eco-Retreat, Sumba
Looking for a natural paradise of rejuvenation and holistic well-being? Look no further than Ngalung Kalla Eco-Retreat, a hidden gem on Sumba's breathtaking southwest coast. With its unique blend of eco-friendly design, raw luxury, and stunning natural surroundings, this retreat offers the perfect getaway for those seeking adventure, relaxation, and wellness.
As you arrive at the retreat, you'll be struck by the stunning natural surroundings and the deep respect for the planet that permeates every aspect of Ngalung Kalla's design. You'll stay in beautifully constructed open-air bamboo bungalows with luxurious beds under mosquito nets and ocean-facing views. All bungalows feature outdoor showers, composting toilets, and solar lighting, allowing you to immerse yourself in the area's natural beauty while also enjoying the comforts of modern amenities.
At Ngalung Kalla, you can access various spaces designed to cater to your every need. Practice yoga in the spacious studio, indulge in a massage or spa treatment, or simply relax in the oceanfront lounge. Take a dip in the solar-powered infinity pool, accessible over a 60m cable bridge spanning 20m above the forest below. And don't forget to explore the extensive gardens throughout the property, which provide fresh, locally sourced ingredients for the retreat's delicious vegetarian and seafood-based cuisine.
The retreat's beach is just 225 steps from the restaurant through a beautiful valley, offering access to all kinds of water activities. And with 250 hectares of oceanfront and foreshore adventures to explore, there's no shortage of opportunities for hiking, surfing, and exploring the stunning natural landscape.
Ngalung Kalla Eco-Retreat is the perfect destination for the discerning traveler looking for adventure, relaxation, and a deep connection with nature. With its stunning natural surroundings, luxurious amenities, and commitment to eco-friendly and socially responsible practices, this hidden gem will leave a lasting impression on all who visit.
- Surfing: With its stunning coastline and crystal-clear waters, Sumba is a surfer's paradise. Ngalung Kalla offers surfing lessons and equipment rentals for all skill levels, so you can experience the thrill of riding the waves.
- Yoga and meditation: The retreat's spacious yoga studio is the perfect place to practice yoga and meditation, surrounded by the natural beauty of the area. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced practitioner, Ngalung Kalla offers a variety of classes and workshops to help you deepen your practice.
- Hiking: Explore the extensive gardens and hiking trails that surround the retreat, where you can discover hidden waterfalls, stunning viewpoints, and a variety of exotic flora and fauna.
- Spa and wellness treatments: Relax and rejuvenate your body and mind with various spa and wellness treatments, including massages, facials, and body scrubs. All treatments use natural, locally sourced ingredients designed to help you connect with nature and promote holistic well-being.
- Water activities: From snorkeling to stand-up paddleboarding, there are plenty of ways to enjoy the crystal-clear waters of Sumba. Ngalung Kalla offers a variety of water activities for all skill levels, including equipment rentals and guided tours.
- Cultural experiences: Immerse yourself in the rich culture of Sumba with various cultural experiences, including traditional dance performances, weaving workshops, and visits to local villages.