Some of the activities and activities that you can do at the Kawai Head Waterfall include:
In addition to the Beraye Terjuk Gurok Water and Marsilla Waterfall, you can also find an exotic waterfall on Belitung Island, namely the Kawai Head Waterfall. The waterfall which is also called Jurak Insum Kepala Kawai Waterfall is indeed no less beautiful than the two waterfalls mentioned. So visiting Kawai Head Waterfall can also be a reference for your vacation in Belitung.
There is no entry fee you need to pay to enter and enjoy Kawai's Head Waterfall. Because you are in a protected forest area, you are required to maintain cleanliness and are also prohibited from doing damage.
This Kawai Head Waterfall has a height of 15 meters. The uniqueness and specialty of the Kawai Head Waterfall is its texture which is very rarely found in other natural tourist areas in Belitung. This is because the water that falls and plunges downward flows in levels. There are at least seven levels that exist in this Kawai Head Waterfall. However, according to local stories, the Kawai Head Waterfall was not terraced. So the water falls or plunges directly down or to the bottom of the pool. However, the changes that occurred in this waterfall are not known when it took place. Even though it has changed, one thing that remains unchanged is the Kawai Head Waterfall which is still natural and pleasing to the eye.
The location of the Kawai Head Waterfall itself is on a hill that has a height of 200 meters above sea level (meters above sea level). The hill where the Kawai Head Waterfall is located is in a protected forest area with an area of up to 10 hectares. With its very natural location, besides enjoying the waterfall, you can also do many activities such as hiking, camping and rock climbing. The climbing activity here is possible because around the waterfall there is a boulder-shaped rock that stands upright. Now this is where some of the people who come are doing rock climbing activities. A story from the local community also shows that this location, especially at the top of the waterfall, was once used as a hiding place for lanun or pirates.
Because it is relatively far from the city center, this affects the existing facilities in the Kawai Head Waterfall tour. So here, you can say that there are no good tourism support facilities available.
Head of Kawai Waterfall is located at RT 05/03, Dusun Aik Nangka, Simpang Rusa Village, Membalong District, Belitung Regency. To get here, the access is quite good. Although a few meters to the waterfall the road is not paved and is red earth, the road is fairly smooth. With a road width of four meters, four-wheeled vehicles can easily enter. The travel time needed to get to the location of the Head of Kawai Waterfall from Tanjung Pandan City is about 40 minutes. Meanwhile, from HAS Hanandjoeddin Airport, it takes you approximately 45 minutes to arrive at the location of the Head of Kawai Waterfall.