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Lake Maninjau, Legendary Lake In The Heart Of Agam, West Sumatra

Lake Maninjau, Legendary Lake In The Heart Of Agam, West Sumatra
The natural beauty of West Sumatra is complete in Minangkabau land. From the charming beaches, amazing canyon and valleys, the natural contours of mountains and hills and not to be missed, the stunning beauty of the lakes. Undoubtedly, one of the lakes in West Sumatra that holds an alluring natural panorama is Lake Maninjau.

Hill Of Langara, The Perfect Combination Of The River And The Hill

Hill Of Langara, The Perfect Combination Of The River And The Hill
The beauty of Amandit River in Loksado Subdistrict, Hulu Sungai Selatan Regency, South Kalimantan, besides can be enjoyed by rafting attraction can also be enjoyed from altitude..

Randayan Island, Small Island With Million Beauty

Randayan Island, Small Island With Million Beauty
One of the beauty paradises in West Kalimantan. A lonely island with white sand with exotic views of a private island. This is Randayan Island, an island located on the north coastal area of ​​West Kalimantan.

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Lake Maninjau, Legendary Lake in the Heart of Agam, West Sumatra

Lake Maninjau, Legendary Lake in the Heart of Agam, West Sumatra

Lake Maninjau, Legendary Lake in the Heart of Agam, West Sumatra

The natural beauty of West Sumatra is complete in Minangkabau land. From the charming beaches, amazing canyon and valleys, the natural contours of mountains and hills and not to be missed, the stunning beauty of the lakes. Undoubtedly, one of the lakes in West Sumatra that holds an alluring natural panorama is Lake Maninjau.

Lake Maninjau, Legendary Lake in the Heart of Agam, West Sumatra

Lake Maninjau is a volcanic lake located right in the heart of Agam District, West Sumatra. Located at an altitude of approximately 460 meters above sea level, the lake stretches 100 square kilometers with an average depth of 105 meters. With its breadth, Maninjau becomes the eleventh largest lake in Indonesia.

Lake Maninjau, Legendary Lake in the Heart of Agam, West Sumatra

Historically, the lake was formed by volcanic eruption from Mount Sitinjau that occurred approximately 52,000 years ago. The caldera that formed so much later developed into a lake. This is the same as happened to Lake Toba in North Sumatra and Lake Batur in Bali.

Lake Maninjau, Legendary Lake in the Heart of Agam, West Sumatra

Beyond the spectacles of science, there is a legend that developed from generation to generation among the local people about the origin of this lake. This legend known to people as 'Bujang Sembilan', which tells the story of 10 brothers consisting of 9 men and a girl.

Lake Maninjau, Legendary Lake in the Heart of Agam, West Sumatra

Once the girl had a love with a young man named Sigiran, but the love story culminated with the emergence of slander from the nine bachelors. These bachelors accuse the relationship between the two of them of exceeding the norms of society.

Lake Maninjau, Legendary Lake in the Heart of Agam, West Sumatra

With the allegations made by the nine brothers, the girl and his girlfriend then swear. Both will jump into the crater of Mount Tinjau (Sitinjau) to prove their sanctity. Before jumping, they say aloud, if they are guilty then the mountain will not erupt, but if they are both innocent then the mountain will erupt. This story ended with the eruption of Mount Sitinjau so as to prove both innocence.

Lake Maninjau, Legendary Lake in the Heart of Agam, West Sumatra

The attraction of Lake Maninjau lies in the beauty of its natural panorama that can be seen from a distance. Therefore, it is incomplete to discuss Maninjau Lake without discussing the ideal place to enjoy it. Especially for photography lovers certainly do not want to miss the beauty without capturing it.

Lake Maninjau, Legendary Lake in the Heart of Agam, West Sumatra

The best place to observe Lake Maninjau is from the middle of the area called kelok 44, which is from around the corner of 23 to 30. In the vicinity of this area the view of the lake decorated with fertile rice fields look very beautiful. and can provide peace of mind for those who witness it.
Lake Maninjau, Legendary Lake in the Heart of Agam, West Sumatra

The natural beauty of West Sumatra is complete in Minangkabau land. From the charming beaches, amazing canyon and valleys, the natural contours of mountains and hills and not to be missed, the stunning beauty of the lakes. Undoubtedly, one of the lakes in West Sumatra that holds an alluring natural panorama is Lake Maninjau.

Lake Maninjau, Legendary Lake in the Heart of Agam, West Sumatra

Lake Maninjau is a volcanic lake located right in the heart of Agam District, West Sumatra. Located at an altitude of approximately 460 meters above sea level, the lake stretches 100 square kilometers with an average depth of 105 meters. With its breadth, Maninjau becomes the eleventh largest lake in Indonesia.

Lake Maninjau, Legendary Lake in the Heart of Agam, West Sumatra

Historically, the lake was formed by volcanic eruption from Mount Sitinjau that occurred approximately 52,000 years ago. The caldera that formed so much later developed into a lake. This is the same as happened to Lake Toba in North Sumatra and Lake Batur in Bali.

Lake Maninjau, Legendary Lake in the Heart of Agam, West Sumatra

Beyond the spectacles of science, there is a legend that developed from generation to generation among the local people about the origin of this lake. This legend known to people as 'Bujang Sembilan', which tells the story of 10 brothers consisting of 9 men and a girl.

Lake Maninjau, Legendary Lake in the Heart of Agam, West Sumatra

Once the girl had a love with a young man named Sigiran, but the love story culminated with the emergence of slander from the nine bachelors. These bachelors accuse the relationship between the two of them of exceeding the norms of society.

Lake Maninjau, Legendary Lake in the Heart of Agam, West Sumatra

With the allegations made by the nine brothers, the girl and his girlfriend then swear. Both will jump into the crater of Mount Tinjau (Sitinjau) to prove their sanctity. Before jumping, they say aloud, if they are guilty then the mountain will not erupt, but if they are both innocent then the mountain will erupt. This story ended with the eruption of Mount Sitinjau so as to prove both innocence.

Lake Maninjau, Legendary Lake in the Heart of Agam, West Sumatra

The attraction of Lake Maninjau lies in the beauty of its natural panorama that can be seen from a distance. Therefore, it is incomplete to discuss Maninjau Lake without discussing the ideal place to enjoy it. Especially for photography lovers certainly do not want to miss the beauty without capturing it.

Lake Maninjau, Legendary Lake in the Heart of Agam, West Sumatra

The best place to observe Lake Maninjau is from the middle of the area called kelok 44, which is from around the corner of 23 to 30. In the vicinity of this area the view of the lake decorated with fertile rice fields look very beautiful. and can provide peace of mind for those who witness it.

Hill Of Langara, The Perfect Combination Of The River And The Hill

Hill Of Langara, The Perfect Combination Of The River And The Hill

Hill Of Langara, The Perfect Combination Of The River And The Hill

Loksado other than famous for its unique tourist attractions, namely Bamboo Rafting was also has a charm other beauty that is not less unique and interesting to be visited. The beauty of Amandit River in Loksado Subdistrict, Hulu Sungai Selatan Regency, South Kalimantan, besides can be enjoyed by rafting attraction can also be enjoyed from altitude. Visitors can enjoy the natural beauty of Loksado from a height by climbing Bukit Langara. The hill that began to be visited by the past two years, is located in Lumpangi Village, Loksado Subdistrict and is about 10 km from Kandangan Town (capital of Hulu Sungai Selatan Regency).

Hill Of Langara, The Perfect Combination Of The River And The Hill

Trekking time required to get to the top of this rock hill is about 30-60 minutes, depending on the physical condition of each visitor. Previously, visitors will first explore the teak plantation milih local residents. Red-ground pathways in this garden have a fairly steep slope and slippery. The condition of this dirt road will be more slippery in the rainy season. Shortly after following the slippery red dirt track, the next track is a sharp and steep karst rocks. Some points of the path also requires us to fold the rocks which next to it is the side of the ravine is steep and deep. Here, visitors must be careful in choosing a foothold, because if a little careless can be fatal later. Therefore, it is advisable for visitors to use appropriate footwear due to its slippery ground tracks and sharp rocks.

Hill Of Langara, The Perfect Combination Of The River And The Hill

After a fairly tired climb, on the right side you will be immediately greeted by the glorious view of Bukit Ketawang clad in lush trees. Beneath it also appears the flow of the Amandite River that looks elegant split the hills. A beautiful blend of rivers and hills that is amazing and eye-catching. Very worth the effort made to reach the top of the hill.

Hill Of Langara, The Perfect Combination Of The River And The Hill

From a distance was seen seen Meratus Mountains along ± 600 km² that stretches beautifully. Decorated with lush green trees, making the 360 degree panorama from the top of Bukit Langara is perfect. With its beautiful charm, this hill is also a favorite spot to witness the beauty of sunrise and sunset from a height.

Hill Of Langara, The Perfect Combination Of The River And The Hill

Access to Location
Long enough before reaching Loksado, there is an intersection which when straight leads to Loksado and if to the right will lead to Batulicin District. Next drive your vehicle towards Batulicin. Shortly thereafter, not far from the corner there is a pointer indicating that we are not far away from basekamp Bukit Langara. You can park your car near the Habib Lumpangi Tombs area.

Hill Of Langara, The Perfect Combination Of The River And The Hill

Price of admission
Visitors will be charged motor vehicle parking fee of 5,000 rupiah for motorcycle, while 10,000 rupiah for private car.

Hill Of Langara, The Perfect Combination Of The River And The Hill

Amenities
There are some stalls around the hill location, but visitors should bring snack foods, especially drinks before. Also reminded to the visitors not to throw garbage around the tourist sites. It is also prohibited to leave anything other than a trail and take anything other than a photo.
Hill Of Langara, The Perfect Combination Of The River And The Hill

Loksado other than famous for its unique tourist attractions, namely Bamboo Rafting was also has a charm other beauty that is not less unique and interesting to be visited. The beauty of Amandit River in Loksado Subdistrict, Hulu Sungai Selatan Regency, South Kalimantan, besides can be enjoyed by rafting attraction can also be enjoyed from altitude. Visitors can enjoy the natural beauty of Loksado from a height by climbing Bukit Langara. The hill that began to be visited by the past two years, is located in Lumpangi Village, Loksado Subdistrict and is about 10 km from Kandangan Town (capital of Hulu Sungai Selatan Regency).

Hill Of Langara, The Perfect Combination Of The River And The Hill

Trekking time required to get to the top of this rock hill is about 30-60 minutes, depending on the physical condition of each visitor. Previously, visitors will first explore the teak plantation milih local residents. Red-ground pathways in this garden have a fairly steep slope and slippery. The condition of this dirt road will be more slippery in the rainy season. Shortly after following the slippery red dirt track, the next track is a sharp and steep karst rocks. Some points of the path also requires us to fold the rocks which next to it is the side of the ravine is steep and deep. Here, visitors must be careful in choosing a foothold, because if a little careless can be fatal later. Therefore, it is advisable for visitors to use appropriate footwear due to its slippery ground tracks and sharp rocks.

Hill Of Langara, The Perfect Combination Of The River And The Hill

After a fairly tired climb, on the right side you will be immediately greeted by the glorious view of Bukit Ketawang clad in lush trees. Beneath it also appears the flow of the Amandite River that looks elegant split the hills. A beautiful blend of rivers and hills that is amazing and eye-catching. Very worth the effort made to reach the top of the hill.

Hill Of Langara, The Perfect Combination Of The River And The Hill

From a distance was seen seen Meratus Mountains along ± 600 km² that stretches beautifully. Decorated with lush green trees, making the 360 degree panorama from the top of Bukit Langara is perfect. With its beautiful charm, this hill is also a favorite spot to witness the beauty of sunrise and sunset from a height.

Hill Of Langara, The Perfect Combination Of The River And The Hill

Access to Location
Long enough before reaching Loksado, there is an intersection which when straight leads to Loksado and if to the right will lead to Batulicin District. Next drive your vehicle towards Batulicin. Shortly thereafter, not far from the corner there is a pointer indicating that we are not far away from basekamp Bukit Langara. You can park your car near the Habib Lumpangi Tombs area.

Hill Of Langara, The Perfect Combination Of The River And The Hill

Price of admission
Visitors will be charged motor vehicle parking fee of 5,000 rupiah for motorcycle, while 10,000 rupiah for private car.

Hill Of Langara, The Perfect Combination Of The River And The Hill

Amenities
There are some stalls around the hill location, but visitors should bring snack foods, especially drinks before. Also reminded to the visitors not to throw garbage around the tourist sites. It is also prohibited to leave anything other than a trail and take anything other than a photo.

Randayan Island, Small Island with Million Beauty

Randayan Island, Small Island with Million Beauty

Randayan Island, Small Island with Million Beauty

One of the beauty paradises in West Kalimantan. A lonely island with white sand with exotic views of a private island. This is Randayan Island, an island located on the north coastal area of ​​West Kalimantan.

Randayan foot in our island like pampered with a very beautiful nature. In addition to white sandy beaches, clear beach water and exotic views of the exotic seas are the main attraction of this island.

Randayan Island, Small Island with Million Beauty

For visitors who have a hobby of snorkeling, this island also has a charming underwater nature. Underwater ecosystems that are still awake with beautiful coral reefs make snorkeling activities on the island to be fun. Foreign tourists who visit this island do not want to miss a snorkeling opportunity on the island in the city nicknamed this Equatorial City.

Randayan Island, Small Island with Million Beauty

For visitors who want to enjoy the view of Randayan Island for a longer time, around the island there are lodging that can be rented. For the rental rate was relatively affordable which is about Rp.400.000.

Based on the information, Randayan Island has a living coral cover of about 4.50 hectares, dead coral 3.69 hectares, 5.63 hectares of seagrass, and 4.77 hectares of sand. With a serving conditions like this, will attract anyone who has a hobby of snorkeling and diving to explore the exotic underwater beauty of the island.

Randayan Island, Small Island with Million Beauty

To set foot on Randayan Island, visitors can go through the Gulf of Suak. The journey from Pontianak to Suak Bay can be reached within 2.5 hours with a distance of about 115 km. This bay is located at 32 km from Singkawang City. From Suak Bay, you can use speedboat at Rp. 150 thousand.

Randayan Island, Small Island with Million Beauty

Alternatively, visitors can also use a motor boat or special boat. However, visitors must depart from the Pasir Panjang area. Tariff using a special ship is Rp. 100 thousand. While the motorboat rate is Rp. 30 thousand.

Randayan Island, Small Island with Million Beauty

Formerly Randayan Island is a private island owned by individuals. But over time, this island turned into a stunning marine tourism. In addition to exotic panoramic beach dishes, if lucky visitors also have the opportunity to see turtles that rise to the mainland to lay their eggs.
Randayan Island, Small Island with Million Beauty

One of the beauty paradises in West Kalimantan. A lonely island with white sand with exotic views of a private island. This is Randayan Island, an island located on the north coastal area of ​​West Kalimantan.

Randayan foot in our island like pampered with a very beautiful nature. In addition to white sandy beaches, clear beach water and exotic views of the exotic seas are the main attraction of this island.

Randayan Island, Small Island with Million Beauty

For visitors who have a hobby of snorkeling, this island also has a charming underwater nature. Underwater ecosystems that are still awake with beautiful coral reefs make snorkeling activities on the island to be fun. Foreign tourists who visit this island do not want to miss a snorkeling opportunity on the island in the city nicknamed this Equatorial City.

Randayan Island, Small Island with Million Beauty

For visitors who want to enjoy the view of Randayan Island for a longer time, around the island there are lodging that can be rented. For the rental rate was relatively affordable which is about Rp.400.000.

Based on the information, Randayan Island has a living coral cover of about 4.50 hectares, dead coral 3.69 hectares, 5.63 hectares of seagrass, and 4.77 hectares of sand. With a serving conditions like this, will attract anyone who has a hobby of snorkeling and diving to explore the exotic underwater beauty of the island.

Randayan Island, Small Island with Million Beauty

To set foot on Randayan Island, visitors can go through the Gulf of Suak. The journey from Pontianak to Suak Bay can be reached within 2.5 hours with a distance of about 115 km. This bay is located at 32 km from Singkawang City. From Suak Bay, you can use speedboat at Rp. 150 thousand.

Randayan Island, Small Island with Million Beauty

Alternatively, visitors can also use a motor boat or special boat. However, visitors must depart from the Pasir Panjang area. Tariff using a special ship is Rp. 100 thousand. While the motorboat rate is Rp. 30 thousand.

Randayan Island, Small Island with Million Beauty

Formerly Randayan Island is a private island owned by individuals. But over time, this island turned into a stunning marine tourism. In addition to exotic panoramic beach dishes, if lucky visitors also have the opportunity to see turtles that rise to the mainland to lay their eggs.

Uluwatu Temple, The Enchantment Of The Sun Drowned

Uluwatu Temple, The Enchantment Of The Sun Drowned

Uluwatu Temple, The Enchantment Of The Sun Drowned

Of the many temples in Bali, one that holds its own charm is Pura Uluwatu. The temple located in Pecatu Village, South Kuta District, is not only a strong religious power, but also a fascinating panorama of the sunset.

Uluwatu Temple, The Enchantment Of The Sun Drowned

This temple can be reached by traveling about 30-45 minutes from Denpasar City. Its location is not too far from the Capital of Bali Province to make this temple worthy of being one of your exploration destinations on Bali Island.

Uluwatu Temple, The Enchantment Of The Sun Drowned

Uluwatu temple is one of the Hindu religious temples that have the status as 'Pura Sad Kahyangan Jagat' or buffer wind shaft of Bali Island. In Lontar Padma Bhuwana, Uluwatu Temple is a buffer to the southwest of the island of Bali.

Uluwatu Temple, The Enchantment Of The Sun Drowned

With this status, means Uluwatu Temple is a place of worship of all layers of Hindus, without limitation of caste / clan, lineage, type of profession, and the origin of the region. Other temples that bear similar status are Pura Besakih in the northeast and Pura Goa Lawah in the southeast.

Uluwatu Temple, The Enchantment Of The Sun Drowned

As the name implies, the early building of Uluwatu Temple is on a rocky cliff 90 meters above sea level. Literally, "uluwatu" means stone top. The main complex of the temple is directly facing the west side of Uluwatu peninsula.

Uluwatu Temple, The Enchantment Of The Sun Drowned

Based on the script of Lontar Padma Bhuwana, this temple was built around the 11th century by Mpu Kuturan. Along with the increasing number of people worshiping in this temple, about 15 years ago built a new complex at the bottom.

Uluwatu Temple, The Enchantment Of The Sun Drowned

Initially, there was only one access to this temple, namely through a gate located on the east side of the temple. As the region grew, new access was made in the north. Signing through this new access, visitors will follow the cliff through the path.

Uluwatu Temple, The Enchantment Of The Sun Drowned

The trip route through north side access is approximately 1 kilometer away. This path through the bush is inhabited by a group of wild apes. Therefore, visitors are advised to store their valuables properly.

Uluwatu Temple, The Enchantment Of The Sun Drowned

Panorama of the sea from the top of the edge of this cliff looks beautiful, especially in the afternoon before sunset. Panoramic temples with a skyline setting and a loose sea are worth to be immortalized as part of your memories on the island of Bali.

Uluwatu Temple, The Enchantment Of The Sun Drowned

By dusk, the orange light that glows in the sky will further add to the beauty of the panorama on this side of the cliff. Watching this beautiful painting of Creator creation is an unforgettable experience.

Uluwatu Temple, The Enchantment Of The Sun Drowned

Complementing a visit to Pura Uluwatu, a kecak dance performance with a sunset setting becomes the perfect cover. The colossal dance that is the cultural heritage of Bali is routinely displayed every day, starting at around 18:00 to 19:00 pm.

Uluwatu Temple, The Enchantment Of The Sun Drowned

Uluwatu Temple, The Enchantment Of The Sun Drowned

Dance performed by tens to hundreds of people is performed on a stage located in the south of the temple courtyard. Visitors interested in seeing kecak dance performances can buy tickets for Rp75.000.
Uluwatu Temple, The Enchantment Of The Sun Drowned

Of the many temples in Bali, one that holds its own charm is Pura Uluwatu. The temple located in Pecatu Village, South Kuta District, is not only a strong religious power, but also a fascinating panorama of the sunset.

Uluwatu Temple, The Enchantment Of The Sun Drowned

This temple can be reached by traveling about 30-45 minutes from Denpasar City. Its location is not too far from the Capital of Bali Province to make this temple worthy of being one of your exploration destinations on Bali Island.

Uluwatu Temple, The Enchantment Of The Sun Drowned

Uluwatu temple is one of the Hindu religious temples that have the status as 'Pura Sad Kahyangan Jagat' or buffer wind shaft of Bali Island. In Lontar Padma Bhuwana, Uluwatu Temple is a buffer to the southwest of the island of Bali.

Uluwatu Temple, The Enchantment Of The Sun Drowned

With this status, means Uluwatu Temple is a place of worship of all layers of Hindus, without limitation of caste / clan, lineage, type of profession, and the origin of the region. Other temples that bear similar status are Pura Besakih in the northeast and Pura Goa Lawah in the southeast.

Uluwatu Temple, The Enchantment Of The Sun Drowned

As the name implies, the early building of Uluwatu Temple is on a rocky cliff 90 meters above sea level. Literally, "uluwatu" means stone top. The main complex of the temple is directly facing the west side of Uluwatu peninsula.

Uluwatu Temple, The Enchantment Of The Sun Drowned

Based on the script of Lontar Padma Bhuwana, this temple was built around the 11th century by Mpu Kuturan. Along with the increasing number of people worshiping in this temple, about 15 years ago built a new complex at the bottom.

Uluwatu Temple, The Enchantment Of The Sun Drowned

Initially, there was only one access to this temple, namely through a gate located on the east side of the temple. As the region grew, new access was made in the north. Signing through this new access, visitors will follow the cliff through the path.

Uluwatu Temple, The Enchantment Of The Sun Drowned

The trip route through north side access is approximately 1 kilometer away. This path through the bush is inhabited by a group of wild apes. Therefore, visitors are advised to store their valuables properly.

Uluwatu Temple, The Enchantment Of The Sun Drowned

Panorama of the sea from the top of the edge of this cliff looks beautiful, especially in the afternoon before sunset. Panoramic temples with a skyline setting and a loose sea are worth to be immortalized as part of your memories on the island of Bali.

Uluwatu Temple, The Enchantment Of The Sun Drowned

By dusk, the orange light that glows in the sky will further add to the beauty of the panorama on this side of the cliff. Watching this beautiful painting of Creator creation is an unforgettable experience.

Uluwatu Temple, The Enchantment Of The Sun Drowned

Complementing a visit to Pura Uluwatu, a kecak dance performance with a sunset setting becomes the perfect cover. The colossal dance that is the cultural heritage of Bali is routinely displayed every day, starting at around 18:00 to 19:00 pm.

Uluwatu Temple, The Enchantment Of The Sun Drowned

Uluwatu Temple, The Enchantment Of The Sun Drowned

Dance performed by tens to hundreds of people is performed on a stage located in the south of the temple courtyard. Visitors interested in seeing kecak dance performances can buy tickets for Rp75.000.

Diyonumo Island, Beautiful Natural Painting in North Gorontalo

Diyonumo Island, Beautiful Natural Painting in North Gorontalo

Diyonumo Island, Beautiful Natural Painting in North Gorontalo

Gorontalo Province is not only known for its special culinary that inspires the taste, but also with a row of attractions with beautiful natural scenery that awaits to stop off. In Kabupaten Gorontalo Utara, which is the youngest district in Gorontalo Province, there is an uninhabited small island that is still rarely visited. This island save the beauty that is not less beautiful with other tours in Gorontalo. The island is located in the village of Deme, District Sumalata, Gorontalo regency is named Island Diyonumo.

Diyonumo Island, Beautiful Natural Painting in North Gorontalo

Diyonumo Island, Beautiful Natural Painting in North Gorontalo

The name of the island may still be a bit strange to the ears of the tourists even in the ears of residents of Gorontalo though, because the island is still considered virgin with no tourist facilities commonly found in other tourist attractions. Camping with friends on the island trips Diyonumo highly recommended, you can be satisfied around the island. To add to the exciting experience, can also fish and burn various fish and marine animals to prop up the stomach after a day touring the island. If you do not want to bother, not infrequently the fishermen stop by the island, the visitors can buy a variety of fish or squid to cook.

Diyonumo Island, Beautiful Natural Painting in North Gorontalo

If departing from downtown Gorontalo, the location of Diyonumo Island can be reached within two or three hours of land travel. After that time, visitors will arrive in the District Sulamata. From here visitors can continue the journey until the Village Deme 2 which became a ferry to Diyonumo Island. Crossing is done using small vessels owned by citizens commonly used to find fish. The crossing takes less than 15 minutes. Shortly arriving on the shore of this island, it looks ordinary, looks like a beach in general.

Diyonumo Island, Beautiful Natural Painting in North Gorontalo

Diyonumo Island, Beautiful Natural Painting in North Gorontalo

But do not be in a hurry, try to slightly climb to the hill. You will be amazed at the beauty that is shown from this uninhabited island, the high grass stretch as if to warmly welcome anyone who comes to this island. The grass that grows high and wide meets the top of the hill, very suitable for a place to take pictures.

Diyonumo Island, Beautiful Natural Painting in North Gorontalo

The blend of green from the grass on the hilltop of Diyonumo Island, with its blue sea water around the island, adds to the beautiful paintings of the Almighty in Northern Gorontalo.
Diyonumo Island, Beautiful Natural Painting in North Gorontalo

Gorontalo Province is not only known for its special culinary that inspires the taste, but also with a row of attractions with beautiful natural scenery that awaits to stop off. In Kabupaten Gorontalo Utara, which is the youngest district in Gorontalo Province, there is an uninhabited small island that is still rarely visited. This island save the beauty that is not less beautiful with other tours in Gorontalo. The island is located in the village of Deme, District Sumalata, Gorontalo regency is named Island Diyonumo.

Diyonumo Island, Beautiful Natural Painting in North Gorontalo

Diyonumo Island, Beautiful Natural Painting in North Gorontalo

The name of the island may still be a bit strange to the ears of the tourists even in the ears of residents of Gorontalo though, because the island is still considered virgin with no tourist facilities commonly found in other tourist attractions. Camping with friends on the island trips Diyonumo highly recommended, you can be satisfied around the island. To add to the exciting experience, can also fish and burn various fish and marine animals to prop up the stomach after a day touring the island. If you do not want to bother, not infrequently the fishermen stop by the island, the visitors can buy a variety of fish or squid to cook.

Diyonumo Island, Beautiful Natural Painting in North Gorontalo

If departing from downtown Gorontalo, the location of Diyonumo Island can be reached within two or three hours of land travel. After that time, visitors will arrive in the District Sulamata. From here visitors can continue the journey until the Village Deme 2 which became a ferry to Diyonumo Island. Crossing is done using small vessels owned by citizens commonly used to find fish. The crossing takes less than 15 minutes. Shortly arriving on the shore of this island, it looks ordinary, looks like a beach in general.

Diyonumo Island, Beautiful Natural Painting in North Gorontalo

Diyonumo Island, Beautiful Natural Painting in North Gorontalo

But do not be in a hurry, try to slightly climb to the hill. You will be amazed at the beauty that is shown from this uninhabited island, the high grass stretch as if to warmly welcome anyone who comes to this island. The grass that grows high and wide meets the top of the hill, very suitable for a place to take pictures.

Diyonumo Island, Beautiful Natural Painting in North Gorontalo

The blend of green from the grass on the hilltop of Diyonumo Island, with its blue sea water around the island, adds to the beautiful paintings of the Almighty in Northern Gorontalo.

Thousand Foot House Typical Arfak Tribe

Thousand Foot House Typical Arfak Tribe

Thousand Foot House Typical Arfak Tribe

It turns out that not only animals with a thousand feet, there is a house with a thousand feet. This is the custom home typical Arfak tribe, West Papua called Mod Aki Aksa or Igkojei and better known as the House Foot Thousand. Typically, the stage house has a foundation pile that is only found on the side of the house. However, unlike other types of stilt houses, this house has a foundation pile of houses scattered throughout the bottom of the house and became the main pedestal of the building. Because of its uniqueness, this traditional house gets the name of the House of the Thousand Feet.

Thousand Foot House Typical Arfak Tribe

Thousand Foot House Typical Arfak Tribe

Rumah Kaki Seribu or House of the Thousand Feet, has a shape that is not much different from the stage house in general. The roof of this house is made of grass reeds and the floor of wicker rattan. The walls are strong enough because they are made of wood arranged horizontally and are binding together. With an average height of about 4-5 meters and an area of approximately 8x6 meters, this house is large enough and comfortable to be a place to live. The very many poles, have a diameter of 10 centimenter per pole and arranged with a distance of approximately 30 centimeters between poles. This density makes this house unique and looks legged a lot.

Thousand Foot House Typical Arfak Tribe

Thousand Foot House Typical Arfak Tribe

Uniqueness that is not less interesting is, the design of the house that only has 2 doors without any other door, even the window was not there. Just as the design of the pole buffer home a lot, this uniqueness was created instead of without intent. The high house, the many piles of foundations, and the relatively closed designs were intended to prevent families living from wild animals and cold air as well as natural disasters such as storms. Moreover, the condition of people who often bertikai also be the reason for this seemingly unusual form of the House of the Thousand Foot. The point is that those who stay in this house remain safe from enemy threats with easy supervision because the house is on high and has only 2 doors as access in and out.

Thousand Foot House Typical Arfak Tribe

Thousand Foot House Typical Arfak Tribe

Along with the development of modernization and transmigrants from other provinces coming to West Papua, the Thousand Foot House has been very rare in the big cities. People who still use this unique house are the natives of Arfak and are usually located deep in the interior, especially in the middle around the Arfak Mountains. It is difficult to avoid modernization, but the House of the Millet tradition is feasible and should be preserved. This is important because this tardisi has positive values of good life for future generations to learn.
Thousand Foot House Typical Arfak Tribe

It turns out that not only animals with a thousand feet, there is a house with a thousand feet. This is the custom home typical Arfak tribe, West Papua called Mod Aki Aksa or Igkojei and better known as the House Foot Thousand. Typically, the stage house has a foundation pile that is only found on the side of the house. However, unlike other types of stilt houses, this house has a foundation pile of houses scattered throughout the bottom of the house and became the main pedestal of the building. Because of its uniqueness, this traditional house gets the name of the House of the Thousand Feet.

Thousand Foot House Typical Arfak Tribe

Thousand Foot House Typical Arfak Tribe

Rumah Kaki Seribu or House of the Thousand Feet, has a shape that is not much different from the stage house in general. The roof of this house is made of grass reeds and the floor of wicker rattan. The walls are strong enough because they are made of wood arranged horizontally and are binding together. With an average height of about 4-5 meters and an area of approximately 8x6 meters, this house is large enough and comfortable to be a place to live. The very many poles, have a diameter of 10 centimenter per pole and arranged with a distance of approximately 30 centimeters between poles. This density makes this house unique and looks legged a lot.

Thousand Foot House Typical Arfak Tribe

Thousand Foot House Typical Arfak Tribe

Uniqueness that is not less interesting is, the design of the house that only has 2 doors without any other door, even the window was not there. Just as the design of the pole buffer home a lot, this uniqueness was created instead of without intent. The high house, the many piles of foundations, and the relatively closed designs were intended to prevent families living from wild animals and cold air as well as natural disasters such as storms. Moreover, the condition of people who often bertikai also be the reason for this seemingly unusual form of the House of the Thousand Foot. The point is that those who stay in this house remain safe from enemy threats with easy supervision because the house is on high and has only 2 doors as access in and out.

Thousand Foot House Typical Arfak Tribe

Thousand Foot House Typical Arfak Tribe

Along with the development of modernization and transmigrants from other provinces coming to West Papua, the Thousand Foot House has been very rare in the big cities. People who still use this unique house are the natives of Arfak and are usually located deep in the interior, especially in the middle around the Arfak Mountains. It is difficult to avoid modernization, but the House of the Millet tradition is feasible and should be preserved. This is important because this tardisi has positive values of good life for future generations to learn.

Mount Ile Api, Another Charm of Lembata Island, East Nusa Tenggara

Mount Ile Api, Another Charm of Lembata Island, East Nusa Tenggara

Mount Ile Api, Another Charm of Lembata Island, East Nusa Tenggara

Speaking of Lembata, most people would be immediately imagined by whaling. The tradition of this giant fish hunt has lasted hundreds of years and is well known to many people. But Lembata is not just about whaling traditions, natural charm and local wisdom is equally exciting to explore and deepen. One of his charms is on a cape to the north of the island, namely Mount Ile Api. This mountain stands up and becomes the highest point on Lembata Island, as if ready to supervise all activities that take place on Lembata Island.

Mount Ile Api, Another Charm of Lembata Island, East Nusa Tenggara

The people at the foot of Mount Ile Api regard this mountain as a sacred mountain. Therefore, when the opportunity to meet directly with this mountain, the visitors are expected to respect the customs that upheld the local community. This belief also helps the climbers to feel immediate the solemnity of a mountain climb that will certainly leave a different impression.

Mount Ile Api, Another Charm of Lembata Island, East Nusa Tenggara

Has a height of about 1,450 meters above sea level, Mount Ile Api or often called Mount Lewotolok glance looks like Mount Bromo located in East Java Province. What makes it similar is the vast expanse of sand with active volcanoes standing firmly in the middle of the sand. Right on the mound of the volcano, there is a burst of smoke and some yellow dots from sulfur as a sign of volcanic activity in it.

Mount Ile Api, Another Charm of Lembata Island, East Nusa Tenggara

Mount Ile Api, Another Charm of Lembata Island, East Nusa Tenggara

Mount Ile Api, Another Charm of Lembata Island, East Nusa Tenggara

Climbing to the top of Mount Ile Api can start from the village of Lewotolok, this village is one of the customary village located at the foot of Mount Ile Api. There are actually several other climbing points, such as Jontona Village, Bungamuda Village, Lamatokan Village, and from Kolontobo Village. This mountain is also used as a place of digerlarnya Traditional Ceremony Utan Werun (Peanut Tumbuh) which is a celebration of the anniversary of the indigenous people of Lamarian.

Mount Ile Api, Another Charm of Lembata Island, East Nusa Tenggara

Mount Ile Api, Another Charm of Lembata Island, East Nusa Tenggara

At the top of Mount Ile Api the climbers can see the beautiful scenery of blue Flores Sea which is laid by Adonara Island with Mount Ile Boleng. Located at the highest point of Lembata Island, the climbers can see the scenery off without any hindrance, even the moment of sunrise and sunset can be witnessed on this mountain.
Mount Ile Api, Another Charm of Lembata Island, East Nusa Tenggara

Speaking of Lembata, most people would be immediately imagined by whaling. The tradition of this giant fish hunt has lasted hundreds of years and is well known to many people. But Lembata is not just about whaling traditions, natural charm and local wisdom is equally exciting to explore and deepen. One of his charms is on a cape to the north of the island, namely Mount Ile Api. This mountain stands up and becomes the highest point on Lembata Island, as if ready to supervise all activities that take place on Lembata Island.

Mount Ile Api, Another Charm of Lembata Island, East Nusa Tenggara

The people at the foot of Mount Ile Api regard this mountain as a sacred mountain. Therefore, when the opportunity to meet directly with this mountain, the visitors are expected to respect the customs that upheld the local community. This belief also helps the climbers to feel immediate the solemnity of a mountain climb that will certainly leave a different impression.

Mount Ile Api, Another Charm of Lembata Island, East Nusa Tenggara

Has a height of about 1,450 meters above sea level, Mount Ile Api or often called Mount Lewotolok glance looks like Mount Bromo located in East Java Province. What makes it similar is the vast expanse of sand with active volcanoes standing firmly in the middle of the sand. Right on the mound of the volcano, there is a burst of smoke and some yellow dots from sulfur as a sign of volcanic activity in it.

Mount Ile Api, Another Charm of Lembata Island, East Nusa Tenggara

Mount Ile Api, Another Charm of Lembata Island, East Nusa Tenggara

Mount Ile Api, Another Charm of Lembata Island, East Nusa Tenggara

Climbing to the top of Mount Ile Api can start from the village of Lewotolok, this village is one of the customary village located at the foot of Mount Ile Api. There are actually several other climbing points, such as Jontona Village, Bungamuda Village, Lamatokan Village, and from Kolontobo Village. This mountain is also used as a place of digerlarnya Traditional Ceremony Utan Werun (Peanut Tumbuh) which is a celebration of the anniversary of the indigenous people of Lamarian.

Mount Ile Api, Another Charm of Lembata Island, East Nusa Tenggara

Mount Ile Api, Another Charm of Lembata Island, East Nusa Tenggara

At the top of Mount Ile Api the climbers can see the beautiful scenery of blue Flores Sea which is laid by Adonara Island with Mount Ile Boleng. Located at the highest point of Lembata Island, the climbers can see the scenery off without any hindrance, even the moment of sunrise and sunset can be witnessed on this mountain.
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