MATAPANGANDARAN- Belitung besides being famous for its beautiful beaches with lots of exotic big rocks, there is also a tourist destination that it's a shame to say you missed, namely Kaolin lake.
Kaolin Lake is a lake that has a clean white land color and bright blue water.
This lake does not come from a mountain crater such as Ciwidey White Crater Lake or White High Raja Crater, the lake is formed from an abandoned Kaolin mining site and nature perfects it with its beauty.
A little knowledge about Kaolin. Kaolin is a mineral as an industrial ingredient such as cosmetics, paper, food, toothpaste and Kaolin is popular because of its smooth, white, strong, smooth and low electrical conductivity and heat conductivity.
The view is so enchanting as far as the eye can see. Excavated piles are like hills around the lake area which at first glance look like mini Mount Bromo but are white in color.
The land under the lake that is covered by water is like the curve of a passing animal, when the water is receding the land will look like pure white sugar. In the middle of the lake appears a land that seems to connect between the ends of the lake.
The situation in Kaolin Lake is different from the Ciwidey White Crater Lake or the White High Raja Lake which is full of sulfur smells which has a stinging panorama of the kaolin lake in Bangka Belitung.
In this lake there is no smell of sulfur because this lake is not formed from a crater making visitors feel at home to linger in this lake. For the water is also classified as safe, because the water here is not hot.
It is proven that there are still many activities of residents and children who are using lake water or bathing in the lake. This condition makes tourists who visit not only able to enjoy the scenery, but also can play or swim to enjoy the fresh water of Kaolin Lake. Most residents say that with the water in Kaolin Lake, the skin becomes smoother and softer.
For those who like photography, this is the most suitable place to look for shooting objects.
The combination of the blue color of the water and the stone walls that are white like snow make a very amazing color combination.
Kaolin Lake is often used as a prewedding place for young couples who will undergo their wedding.
To visit this lake, it will be more comfortable in the morning or evening, because during the day it will be hot and there are rarely dense trees.
It's really suitable for those of you who like to take selfies and enjoy recreation'. NN