Travelling to Sulawesi with Children
Sulawesi is Friendly and Safe Place to be with Children
If you are planning an exotic trip with your family, there are several reasons visit Sulawesi – one of the four Greater Sunder Islands and the 11th-largest island of the world! The island features various attractions which cannot be found anywhere else on the globe, but we will describe only a few of them here, and tell you about their power, especially on your kids! The friendly mentality of Sulawesi makes it an island which welcomes tourists and don’t wonder if the locals smile and wave at you – hospitality is almost a synonym for this island! Travelling to Sulawesi with Children is always safe and warm place!
Besides the colorful panorama of Sulawesi, you will be fascinated by a tiny civilization which slightly differs from the rest of the world. A Toraja Land tour will culturally enrich your children.The Toraja Land is located at the south of Sulawesi. This place is inhabited by an indigenous group of people known as the Toraja. Most of them are followers of a religion called AlukTodolo which means “Way of the Ancestors”. AlukTodolo is focused on “life after death”, which explains the Toraja region is known for the most fascinating and complex funeral traditions in the whole world. But do not misunderstand – the Toraja people see “death” as a “glorification of life” so this event is not obscure, but rather filled with joy.
According to the previously mentioned AlukTodolo religion, Posolakemight be the place where heaven and earth meet. Considering the fact that this is the second cleanest lake in the world, it is not that much irrational to come to such a conclusion. Give your children the opportunity to discover all the gradients of pure water 11 endemic fish species and show them how rice and coffee is cultivated in nearby villages!
Awaken the natural and adventurous spirit in your children and explore the exotic flora and fauna of Tangkoko. The 3196 hectares are inhabited by endemic species, such as the black macaque, a social and funny animal to observe. The cuscus and maleo birds are something that your kids cannot see in regular zoos!
The third-largest atoll in the world! Let your children experience the unique joy of diving and snorkeling at Takabonerate. Visibility is great even at 40 meters depth, and your family can take the best underwater selfie between the numerous beautiful cuttlefishes, nudibranches, turtles and even manta rays! The local Bonerate people are friendly individuals who are glad to share their fishing products with you!
Visit Sulawesi – An adventure is waiting!