South Sulawesi Tour

November 30th, 2010 by Admin | No Comments | Filed in Special Tours

Sulawesi, formerly known as Celebes is a beautiful island, about 227 000 km2 total area, approximately amounting to England & Scotland. With a long and narrow peninsula, like the shape of orchid flower, it makes this island has a long coastline and an offshore island with views and high land is very beautiful.

Geographically Makassar strait wallace known as the boundary line, which divides the two kinds of flora and mortal separation western and eastern Indonesia. In this place there are specific flora and fauna such as black wood, hog deer and birds Maleo with unique characteristics that have a big egg.

This island has been inhabited by humans since 30,000 years ago, as evidenced by the signs that are found in caves located near the rocky limestone hill not far from the town of Maros, approximately 30 km southeast of Makassar, Sulawesi provincial capital South. There is the possibility of an ancient civilization on the island is Walanae valley, a region between Sopeng and Sengkang where ancient tool or appliance flakes found around this area.


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