Top 10 attractions in Gorontalo for nature lovers

Top 10 attractions in Gorontalo for nature lovers

The typical tree species of the Gorontalo forests are the lingua, the nantu (Palaquium obtusifolium), the meranti (Shorea spp.) and the rattan. The image of the Teluk Tomini beach in south Gorontalo is enriched with several small islands. These uninhabited islands have white sandy beaches. Teluk Tomini is a scuba divers paradise. Since is located exacly on the equator, it has a varied marine life. We present you the top 10 attractions in Gorontalo for nature lovers including beautiful bea... [ read more ]

The cultural heritage of Gorontalo

The cultural heritage of Gorontalo

The province of Gorontalo is mostly mountainous, the mountain ranges are streching in the north-south direction. The landscape is stunning, the area is the habitat of various rare species of animals and trees. The forests of Nani Wartabone and Nantu are famous tourist sites, they have a protected fauna and flora. The babirusa (Babyrousa celebensis, a sort of boar), the anoa (anoa, dwarf water buffalo), the Tarsier (Tarsius spectrums) and the hammerhead hens (macrocephala male) can be foun... [ read more ]

The Perfect Break in Sulawesi

The Perfect Break in Sulawesi

One of the first things to do is to visit the Museum of North Sulawesi, it has all about its arts, culture and history of the North Sulawesi Province. There features 2810 artifacts all collections are from Gorontalo, Minahasa, Bolaang Mongondow, Manado and Sangihe Talaud. Bunaken is the National Marine Park and it is a great place for scuba diving. If you are in Sulawesi, you must check out the Lairiang River. It is the longest river in Sulawesi that runs from Napu, Bada and Gimpu valleys. L... [ read more ]