Bali Indonesia Travel
Start from Bali Indonesia, you discover the natural wonder of Indonesia
This country dotted with volcanoes, covered with thick tropical rainforest
and bright green rice fields, and surrounded by coral reefs, make this
archipelago is one of the world's most beautiful places. Four-fifths
of the area is occupied by the sea, with the major islands : Sumatra,
Java, Bali, Lombok, Flores, Sumba,
Borneo, Sulawesi, and Irian Jaya (West Papua).
Indonesia is rich with culture with 250 - 300 ethnic groups live here.
The scattered island of with its hundreds of ethnic groups, offer collection
of traditional textiles, exciting primitive art, antiques, woodcarving,
stonecarving, metalcrafts, and traditional festival. Explore the unique
culture of Dayak in the heart of Borneo, Asmat in Irian
Jaya, Metawai in Sumatra, Toraja in South Sulawesi.
Indonesia archipelago amazingly rich in animal and plant life, Orangutan,
sumatran tigers, one horned rhinos, wild oxx, elephants, anoa, babi
rusa, dugongs, Tarsius spectrum
- the smallest monkey in the world, Komodo dragon and
the Giant "Leatherback"sea turtle. The spectacular Wilson's
Bird of Paradise could only be seen in Batanta Island, Irian
Most of the highest mountain are volcanoes, except the Mount Carstensz
Pyramid 4884 M & Mount Trikora 4.740M in Irian Jaya. Some of
the world's most famous volcanoes in Indonesia are : Mount Kerinci
3.805 M the highest volcano in South East Asia; Mount Semeru
3.676 M with it's sister peak Mount Bromo; Mount Rinjani
3.726 M in Lombok Island.
The most expedient way to view plant and animal life is to visit one
of its nature reserves. In Ujung Kulon National Park, you might
see wild cattle, rusa, leopards, gibbons, and one of the last remaining
Javan rhinos. Other national park which contribute to preserve the diversity
of the flora and fauna are : Kerinci Seblat National Park (Sumatra),
Gede Pangrango National Park(Java), Bromo Semeru Tengger National
Park (Java), Betung Kerihun National Park (Kalimantan) and Komodo
There are more than hundred marine species as a part of the archipelago's
treasure. Several popular diving sites are: Derawan, Sangalaki,
Menjangan island, Bunaken, Lembeh Straits, Karimunjawa, Banggai Island,
Togean Island, Wakatobi, Raja Ampat Islands, Gili Islands, and Komodo.
You can explore those beautiful places by cruising with the Pinisi traditional
wooden boat .More details about dive boat charter...
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Bali Indonesia Travel:
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