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Natural Nature Tourism Samosir Island

Natural Nature Tourism Samosir Island

Samosir Island is a volcanic island in the middle of Lake Toba in North Sumatra province. Samosir Island is commonly called the island in the island with an altitude of 1,000 meters above sea level, making the island became an island that attract the tourists.

Tuktuk is the concentration of tourists on the island. From Parapat, Tuktuk can be connected to the ferry crossing. In addition to water transportation, Samosir Island can also be reached by road through Pangururan be a place where Samosir Island and the island of Sumatra in touch.

Samosir island itself is located in the district of Samosir newly bloomed in 2003 from the former-Toba Samosir regency.

On this island there are also two small lakes as a tourist area that Sidihoni Lake and Lake Aek Natonang who earned the nickname "lake on the lake".

Destinations in Samosir

Samosir has tourism potential areas based on natural scenery, spiritual tours, farm tours, cultural tours and the waters of Lake Toba. Tourism Object is scattered in various subdistrict. If you've been in Samosir, you should take the time to enjoy it, even just crossing / passing.

District Simanindo, Samosir
Natural Nature Tourism Samosir Island

Tourism Object in this district in the form of history as a tourist attraction
  • Tomb of King Sidabutar, was in Tomok, tomb stone carved intact without any linkage to the resting place of King Sidabutar businessmen Tomok area at that time.
  • Parsidangan stone, located in the village of stone Siallagan is structured so during the reign of King Siallagan to a judge and execute criminals.
  • Museum Huta Bolon, storage ancient objects of the Batak

Arts and Culture Tourism Object like
  • Performing Sigale gale, was in Tomok is a folk art form of sculpture is made so that can dance to the rhythm of traditional music gondang.
  • Arts Building, building cultural attractions and art, are in Tuktuk Siadong

Object Nature ie
  • Marhosa stone, was in sigarantung, the village is a natural phenomenon stone Parmonangan benafas or can exhale
  • Goa Marlakkop, in the village of Tanjung
  • Stone fences and Bottean, in Lontung
  • Ambarita coast, where bathing and fishing
  • Aek Natonang, located at dsa Tanjungan a lake on the lake and is planned as an area covering 105 ha Forest Tourism.
  • Pulo Tao, restaurants and camping ground is located in the Village Beach Simanindo.
  • Tuktuk Siadong, cape peninsula-shaped region that is located so that now the center of tourist activities (tourism central district), are met by the hotel and restaurant business as well as a painter and engraver.
  • International Kite Beta hill, a special area in Tuktuk Siadong which has ditabalkan by the Governor of North Sumatra Mr. T. Rizal Nurdin in August 2004 to the location of the International kite game

Subdistrict Pangururan, Samosir
Natural Nature Tourism Samosir Island

Object Nature
  • Thermal Baths, within 3 KM from the city Pangururan

Object History
  • Tano Ponggol canal, the canal that separates the island of Samosir in Sumatra Island created by the colonial Dutch and is still functioning.
  • Persanggarahan, Dutch colonial heritage buildings currently used as an office and residence of the acting regent of Samosir, located in the City Pangururan.
  • Statue of Liberty Malau, A memorial fight fighter force 45 from the island of Samosir who helped the independence of the Republic of Indonesia.

Tourism Object Art and Culture
  • Open Stage, building outdoor stage in the middle of town Pangururan as the arts and cultural attractions.
  • Weaving Ulos Batak community, community groups working on traditional weaving Ulos Hobo in Lumban Suhi-suhi within + 4 Km from Kota Pangururan.

Subdistrict Sianjur Mula Mula, Samosir
Natural Nature Tourism Samosir Island

Object Nature
  • Mount Pusuk Buhit, Batak ethnic origin
  • Aek Boras, springs Teacher Tatea Month
  • Aek sipitu Dai, water sources can be streamed into seven channels and has seven flavors and can be believed to cure various diseases.
  • Sawan stone, a stone lime flavored water
  • Pulo Tulas, a small island in the middle of Lake Toba

Object History
  • Parhusipan stone, the meeting place of Si Boru Pareme
  • Pargasipan stone,
  • Nanggor stone, a rock hammer Thousand Hills King forge weapons
  • Hobon stone, stone storage heirlooms.
  • Sigulatti, place in the mountains Pusuk Buhit who believed the origin of the Batak.

Subdistrict Onan Runggu, Samosir
Natural Nature Tourism Samosir Island

Object Nature
  • Lagundi Sitamiang, the location for the camp is equipped with teenagers cottage
  • Surlau Tambun, a natural bath with fresh water and cool air
  • Hariara Na Bolon, a natural phenomenon where the miraculous banyan tree (hariara) fused to form a very large tree
  • Free Sukkean beach, beach with pristine white sand and has been frequently visited by foreign tourists for bathing and sunbathing.

Daily Subdistrict Boho, Samosir
Natural Nature Tourism Samosir Island

Object Nature
  • Tele view tower, tower tmpat panoramic view of Lake Toba on the heights of the Tele.
  • Partukko Naginjang, in the village of Promise Martahan Martahan, landing sites peterbang Kite
  • Niagara Sampuran Euphrates Dolok bill, with 26 M height and width 10 M is 3 KM from Daily Boho
  • Spring Pohan Pokki, in Sitohang within 2 KM from Port Sitohang

Subdistrict Nainggolan, Samosir
Natural Nature Tourism Samosir Island

Object History
  • Stone Master, A stone that has three foundations are believed to be the slogan of the Batak is "Dalihan Natolu"

Object Nature
  • King maria beach, free beach in the village of Mary King with white sand and crystal clear water lake for bathing and recreation.

Subdistrict sitio Tio, Samosir

Object History
  • Spring Datu Parngongo, + 4 Km from Pier Tamba is magical springs made by a Datu Parngongo contained in lerng very steep hill.

Object Nature
  • The beach is free, location in the village Sabulan
  • Saruding Boru baths, located in Ranssangbosi ar
    ound + 35 Km from Pangururan.

Subdistrict Ronggurnihuta, Samosir
Natural Nature Tourism Samosir Island

Object Nature
  • Sidihoni lake, a lake in the middle of Samosir Island is unique as the lake above the lake.
  • Aek Liang, a natural phenomenon of spring in the cave.
  • Sidam cave-dam
  • Sidam stone-dam, the black stone which was holy and sacred

Object History
  • Simalinting, a large tomb

Subdistrict Palipi, Samosir

Object History
  • Chain stone, in the City Mogang
  • Somalim Piso, a historic place in Mogang

Object Nature
  • Hot Simbolon, sulfur rocky area where there are hot springs unspoiled.

Top 10 Island of the World Traveler Favorites

10 Island of the World Traveler Favorites: Every island tourists indulge in some of the favorites to do so by a certain kind of person. How to choose a suitable island with a tour of your choice? Check out reviews of the island that suits your needs and desires of each of the following rating:


1. Millionaires: Musha Cay, Bahamas



Musha Cay is a playground for billionaires of the world. One is a world-class magician, David Copperfield who bought the island in 2006 at a price of USD56 million. In addition to Copperfield, another billionaire who frequently vacation here is Oprah Winfrey and Bill Gates. In 2007, Google founder, Sergey Brin hold a wedding on the island. Musha Cay has an area of ​​60 hectares, but only five villas on the island that can accommodate a maximum of 25 guests. Each villa has its own private beach in Musha Cay masing.berlibur.


2. Nudist: Wed, Croatia



Wed Islands in Croatia believed to be the start of the modern tradition of swimming naked. In 1936, King Edward VIII and Wallis Simpson started this tradition, and since then it became a habit at this beach. For those who are still embarrassed to swim naked, you can go to the Peninsula Lopar. Other beaches that do not require visitors to dress in these islands is Stolag Coast, Ciganka, and Sahara.


3. Couple: Lizard Island, Australia



The island is perfect for tourists who vacation alone with your partner. The island has 40 villas with 24 private beach that ensures every guest a full privacy. Lizard Island is located at the northernmost tip of Great Barrier Reef, perfect for couples who like diving or snorkeling without the crowds. Lizard Island is renowned as the island is very special couple, and even the island has its own wedding planner.



4. Environmental enthusiasts: Sark



Dalah Sark is an island of the Bailiwick of Guernsey, Channel Islands, which is a dependency (the property) Throne of Britain (but not part of the UK). On this island, you can see millions of stars at night with the naked eye. This may be because on this island, street lights and motor vehicles are prohibited, and instead, people use bicycles and the torch as illumination. At night, many star clusters visible in the sky, more than 100 meteors an hour will be seen in November.


5. Loner: Ogasawara Islands, Japan



If you want to travel with a solitary, Ogasawara Islands in Japan is the right place. Islands in the south of Tokyo consists of three inhabited islands 2300 residents. The only link between the islands by the crowd Tokyo is the only ferry service five times a month, from Tokyo to the main island of Ogasawara, Chichijima Island. On this island you can see whales and dolphins every time.


6. All-night party: the island of Ibiza, Spain



Since the 1950s and 1960s, legendary musicians such as The Beatles and The Rolling Stones visit Ibiza to party all night. The island has a Privilege, a club that claimed the world's largest. The party at Ibiza is not only a place in the club-club, but also on the banks of the beautiful white sandy beach.


7. Family: Oahu, Hawaii



This island was created for families who bring children because of the availability of facilities for the child. One of them is the underwater tours via submarine to see the replica of Atlantis, which would be favored children. Back to the island, treat your child to play with horses at Kualoa Ranch, and then feed the dolphins at Sea Life Park.


8. Shopping enthusiasts: Hong Kong



Every year, millions of tourists from around the world come to the plains of China is the main island to shop. Hong Kong is considered a mecca for lovers of shopping because they mostly well-known brands and luxury but with a much cheaper price.


9. Celebrity look: St. Barts, Caribbean



Many celebrities are often seen on this island, as the couple Beyonce and Jay-Z is also a former member of The Beatles, Paul McCartney and Usher. In 2010, Lindsay Lohan posting photographs while on the island is on Twitter. And in the same year, Orlando Bloom, Gwen Stefani and husband Gavin Rossdale are also seen on the island. The island is particularly 'busy' by celebrities during New Year. Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich has always known every year New Year's party held a large scale in the island.


10. Culinary: Sicily, Italy



Siciy cuisine of the island, Italy, has its own class. Italian cuisine here has influences from Arabic, Greek, Roman, Spanish, French, German, and Norwegian. For this reason, Sicily known as the 'Kitchen God'. Palermo, the biggest town on the island is filled with restaurants that menyanjikan variety of cuisines. For fans of seafood, the fish must come to an antique market in Catania, and sweet food fans should visit the Church of Santo Spirito in Agrigento, who sells sweets typical of Sicily.

Robben Island South Africa

Robben Island  is located in the Atlantic Ocean about 15 km from the city of Cape Town. This island was once a land with an area of ​​Bloubergstrand, which eventually separate from the natural phenomena that occur in millions of years ago. This island has an area of ​​574 ha. There are lots of seals so that the Dutch called it Robben Island, which means island of the seals.
The island is a place of detention of a South African fighter against the Apartheid regime. Former President Nelson Mandela had languished there from 1964 to 1974. Since the 1660s the Netherlands has used Robben Island to hold political fighters who came from Asia, especially Indonesia. Cayen people of Sumatra, was the first Asia being held there in 1667.
Cakradiningrat IV Prince of Madura was also detained on this island for 12 years until his death. The first inhabitants of South Africa is Autshumato (Harry) head of the Khoikhoi tribe who was detained by Jan Van Riebeeck in 1658, but a year later with his friends managed to escape and get away from the island. Robben Island attracted many foreign and local tourists because of its historic value is quite high.
Robben Island is only accessible by boat or ferry either other small vessels. Travel by boat to Robben Island takes approximately a 30 minutes

.Robben Island is known worldwide as a place of exile exile, isolation and imprisonment. For nearly 400 years of colonial and apartheid rulers that they considered to be discarded as political troublemakers, social outcasts and the unwanted of this 575-acre rocky outcrop in Table Bay.




Island residents are not included; slaves; political and religious leaders who opposed Dutch colonialism in East Asia; troublesome local Khoikhoi and African leaders who reject the expansion of England in South Africa; leprosy patients and other sick and mentally disturbed; French Vichy prisoners of war, and most recently, political opponents of the apartheid regime in South Africa and Namibia.

Robben Island's Most Famous Prisoner:

During the apartheid years Robben Island became internationally known for its institutional brutality. Some freedom fighters spent more than a quarter century in prison for their beliefs. But the likes of Nelson Mandela emerged to lead South Africa to democracy, with a message of tolerance, reconciliation and hope.

They were imprisoned on the island managed to turn a prison 'hell-hole "became a symbol of freedom and personal independence.

The Nelson Mandela Gateway to Robben Island:

The Robben Island visitor experience begins at the Nelson Mandela Gateway to Robben Island, Clock Tower Precinct at the Cape Town V & A Waterfront.




Gateway is the "land front door" to Robben Island, symbolizes the importance of islands in the young democracy of South Africa. Gateway houses a 150-seater auditorium, meeting rooms and the Robben Island Museum shop, among other facilities. Digital, interactive exhibition space on all three floors of the building Gateway provides visitors with the historical context of the Maximum Security Prison on Robben Island, and reflects a wider range of the history of this island.

Robben Island received over three hundred thousand visitors each year, with the highest percentage of South Africa. More than 95% of visitors described their visit to Robben Island as a positive experience of the spirit, open your eyes.


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Panoramic Sangeh of Mystery to The Beauty Bali Island


Sangeh is a place of tourism in the island of Bali which is located to the north of Ubud, Gianyar regency.
Sangeh famous because this is a village in which the monkeys (monkey) sometime roam freely but there is a very tame monkeys on a hill called Bukit Sari. There was also a temple called Pura Bukit Sari. Monkey here in power and is said to have three regions of the kingdom.
According to local legend of Bukit Sari and this monkey was there when Hanuman, a character in the epic Ramayana, mountain lift Mahameru. Some parts of this mountain fell in there and since then the monkeys reigned there.


Sangeh Nature Park, probably is not yet widely known by the people of Indonesia, whereas Sangeh located on an island that is famous in Bali Indonesia. Sangeh Nature Park is located in the Village Sangeh, Badung, Bali, about 20km from Denpasar.
Sangeh Nature Park has a charm forest tour is inhabited by hundreds of monkeys. Sangeh apes formerly was known to be very wild and often interfere with the visitors. Sangeh also known to be very ignorant, because they often take pengunung goods to be returned when the monkeys were given a piece of food. But now no longer Sangeh and sejahil first, because now the monkeys have been well taken care of.



Sangeh also has several groups that each group has one leader. But these groups have led teringgi or practically king of the monkey king in Sangeh. This supreme leader dwelt the most extensive. Place this monkey king there lived a very famous temple The temple is kesakralannya Bulit Sari.
Somehow, the ape leader was chosen because it has the power and charisma are incredible. Even they have more rights than other apes, such as when to marry or when the female monkeys received food rations. Usually the king ape will receive rations until he was satisfied, before providing rations to the other apes.




Much of this tour forest area, a place of living apes, only a small proportion of employers who used to make a few stalls selling a wide range of souvenirs.

Sangeh Located 20 km to the north of Denpasar Sangeh precisely in the Village, District Abiansemal, Badung regency you will find a forest area of ​​approximately 6 acres with towering trees along the highway. The trees that grow in this forest can reach a height of 40 meters over hundreds of years old and has been at once a natural habitat for the monkeys in this location.




Forest area on site attractions Sangeh actually preserved by the locals, the monkeys were free to roam without fear disturbed by human activity around it. This atmosphere will actually provide the experience seemed to be in the wild to the visitors, and you will be completely forgotten that you are in a tourist attraction. But forests in Sangeh also has another attraction. Inside the cool green woods can also be found a small temple complex of green moss-covered, hidden on the sidelines of the trees that grow tall called Pura Bukit Sari. Temple is located right in the middle of this forest Sangeh very sacred and sanctified by the Desa Adat Sangeh.





Perhaps you will wonder, why the forests are growing on this attraction and the surrounding area are rice fields and residential population. A local legend may be able to answer that question. Told that when Hanuman (one of the characters in the story of the Ramayana) Mahameru mountain lift, some parts of the mountain fell and since then the monkeys also in power in this place. Another story is when the King Mengwi secretly ordered a garden with plants that are specially imported nutmeg of Mount Agung. Secret command to make park was eventually leaked and there is a view, so the king ordered to stop, and the nutmeg crop is grown trees in forest areas now Sangeh tour.




The monkeys live in Sangeh like to have a kingdom, they live in groups, each group each have one leader, and from all these groups have the highest leadership. This supreme leader dwelt the most extensive. Rule in this kingdom like a real kingdom, the leader must take precedence, such as food distribution and so forth. Formerly, the monkeys in Sangeh known to be wild and ignorant because often interfere with the visitors and take things visitors. But now the monkeys are more benign, no longer wild and sejahil first, and even tend welcoming and friendly to visitors. So you do not need too are concerned with the monkeys in Sangeh ignorance, but still advised not to use jewelry, eyewear, issued cell phones, and other things.




Around Sangeh attractions there are also stalls selling various souvenirs and food. In addition you can also visit other attractions in the surrounding areas such as Land Wuk, Tourism Village evening, and Taman Ayun. Do not forget to visit Sangeh to find the monkeys amusing in this place when spending time in Bali.

Nusa Dua Bali Island


Nusa Dua enclave containing a large international 5-star resort in south Bali. Located 40 kilometers from Denpasar, the provincial capital of Bali.
Nusa Dua is the location of the UN Conference on Climate Change 2008 between December 3 and December 14, 2007.
Tanjung Benoa


Nusa Dua enclave in the north is Tanjung Benoa which contains little exclusive hotel and the village of Benoa. A multi-denominational areas, Tanjung Benoa has a mosque, and the Chinese and Hindu places of worship nearby. Many beach sand swept into the sea caused by mining coral barrier to the construction materials.




Nusa Dua and Tanjung Benoa, located at the southern tip of Bali island but has a different appeal.

Nusa Dua with BTDC (Bali Tourism Development Center) is known as the central star hotels in Bali. Hotels such as Westin, Ayodya resort (formerly Bali Hilton International), Grand Hyatt, Nusa Dua Beach and Nikko Hotel here.

Meanwhile, Tanjung Benoa is known as a center for water attractions ranging from parasailing, banana boat, Jet Ski, Rolling Donut, Flying Fish, Snorkeling, Scuba Diving, Glass Bottom Boat + Turtle Island and other water sports can be enjoyed here. The beach here is choppy and calm making it very safe for a family holiday with your children.

The games can be enjoyed include:

* Parasailing is a game where you will use an umbrella and a parachute pulled by a speed boat surrounding Tanjung Benoa beach. So just like real skydiving. When the game is one round kira2 4 minutes in the air. Height of the rope connecting the parachute to a speed boat approximately 80 meters. So flying pretty high.




* Jetski, the game uses a vehicle on the beach like a motorcycle. Jetski here you can not drive themselves, must be accompanied by an instructor, given the numerous beaches perahu2 TB and other watersport activities, so that collisions can be avoided. Do not worry, the instructor will only drive from the beach toward the sea, now up to you I turn there driving, the instructor luggage rack. When the game is 15 minutes. If you want exciting ride, try the actions of waves there .. then you will feel the sensation of driving pleasure this jetski.


* BANANA BOAT, using a single raft, you will be attracted by speed boat around the coast within 15 minutes. Banana boat load capacity is max 4 people plus 1 instructor as a companion. You can ask diceburin into the water during the boat running, or if not wet .. just ask who normal2. Less exciting banana boat anyway if you play without nyebur.



* FLYING FISH, this last game in Bali. 3 pieces of banana boat rolled into one with an additional rubber boat across the front and there is a kind of right beside left wing. Flying Fish is played by 3 people max, ie 2 people left and right passenger side ditengah2 1 instructor. Position you can beridir like riding a motorcycle or sleep on their backs. Flying Fish will be attracted by speed boat speeds with downwind path. Thus, the flying fish would fly over the water kira2 2 meters or more depending on wind speeds. Just like a kite. For those who like a challenge, do not miss to try this game.


* Snorkeling, namely swimming, underwater view. The main requirements you should be able to swim. By using a mask and fins, you'll see ikan2 ornamental as well as existing coral reefs while swimming.


* SCUBA diving, ie diving. Instead of snorkeling, diving is better as well. You will be given complete diving equipment, ranging from clothing, oxygen tanks etc.. Diving should not be swimming, it's better if you can not swim, because it's easier. A tourist will be accompanied by an instructor in the water, so do not worry. Previously, you'll be brief about cara2 first dive correct. The depth for beginners ranging between 3 feet - 7 feet in water for 40 minutes. Taking the bread for fish food, you'll see the beautiful underwater scenery reply reply filled with beautiful coral reefs and colorful fish colorful.






* GLASS BOTTOM BOAT & ISLAND TURTLE, is the most suitable tour if you ask your child who is still small. With the boat who have clear glass underneath, you will be invited to sail the ocean bottom to see the aquarium there on the beach of Tanjung Benoa. As he threw the bread out of the boat, ikan2 will rise and they will pursue food. There are hundreds of colorful fish. Similarly, with beautiful views of the ocean reefs. Once satisfied to see this page, the boat would slide into Turtle Island to see the turtle breeding locations, who are quite rare animal existence. Here you will see a turtle eggs dikeram, then still kecil2 turtle, turtle juvenile to adult turtles who are ready to be parents. This type of turtle is not only one, but there are several types. In addition, this location there are also other animals such as birds, bats, snakes, etc. a very tame, so that you can hold for the photo. This game takes about 1 hour.
Interested? Why not invite your family to enjoy your favorite water sports in Tanjung Benoa.




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