The provincial capital of East Nusa Tenggara in western Tim with approximately 522 944 inhabitants
makes it the large urban center of the province. It is the centre of
governmen business, trade, and education. The only sandalwood oil factor
in Indonesia is located in this town. Here one can see the distillation
of sandalwood oil which is famous in East Nusa Tenggara.
The Museum in Kupang has on display items of historical and cultural value