Timor Leste formerly known as East Timor is a new nation located in south East Asia. The country is blessed with numerous natural attractions such as striking mountains, beautiful beaches and scenic landscapes. Tourists from around the World visit the country for sightseeing and enjoying its wide ranging attractions. Major tourist attractions in the country are located in Dili, the capital of Timor Leste. The city is blessed with several pristine beaches that are renowned for offering excellent diving and snorkeling opportunities.
The Pasir Putih Beach is one of the top beaches in Dili region attracting thousands of beach buffs every year. Atauro Island is another important tourist destination. Tourists are offered excellent boat rides and its waters well known sight scene of Timor Leste. The waters surrounding the island are home to dolphins and pilot whales. Tourists get to enjoy boat rides and snorkeling in this island. Besides this, other major tourist attractions in Timor Leste include State Museum, Maubara Fort and Arte Moris.