SOUTH SULAWESI TOURISM INFORMATION
Travel & Interesting Places In Makassar district, South Sulawesi.
City macassar or often known as Ujung Pandang is the capital of South
Sulawesi province. In this city there are tribes of Makassar, Bugis,
Toraja and Mandar. Food is typical Coto Makassar Makassar, Maros Bread,
Cakes Tori ', Palabutung, Pisang Ijo, Sop Brother, and Sop Konro.
Diversity of culture, cuisine and natural beauty like Losari, fort
rotterdam and others make Makassar became one tourist destination in
Indonesia you should visit.
Here is a list of some interesting places you might visit:
Fort rotterdam is also known as Ujung Pandang fortress is the historical
triumph of the kingdom of Gowa and courage in the 17th century. This
fort was built in 1545 by the king of Gowa to IX. She is known by the
name I Margau Bonto Karaeng Lakiung Daeng, known by the name Karaeng
Turipalangga Ulaweng. Now the existing buildings in the fort rotterdam
used by asylum and archaeological heritage, cultural centers and museums
lagaligo. Located in the heart of the city of Makassar, toward the coast
Losari. To reach that location can be reached by various types of
vehicles. Around the location of available parking space, hotels,
restaurants, kaffee, travel, souvenir shops, shopping centers, kiosks,
banks and tourist attraction.
Al-Al-Islami headquarters was established on May 8, 1984 on the
initiative of General M Joseph as a center of Islamic religious
development. This place is designed so as to reflect the integration of
Islamic values were colored with the local culture and modern. Located
at Jalan Masjid Raya, about 2 km from the center of Makassar, with an
area of 10 hectares. In this place there shallat room facilities,
schools, libraries, multipurpose room, kiosks and parking lots.
This monument was built to commemorate and make guidelines for the
values of heroic efforts to free the nation of Indonesia in West Irian,
from the hands of colonial administration in 1963. Located in downtown
Makassar, precisely on Jalan Sudirman. This monument is equipped with a
multipurpose building, stage performances as a cultural entertainment
center of eastern Indonesia, also in the surrounding parking lots there
are hotels and other tourist facilities.
Old Tombs of Kings Tallo.
This tomb was built since the 18th century with the construction of
buildings that resemble a temple. On the walls of the tomb decorated
with a few verses of the Quran with beautiful calligraphy. Located on
Jl. Abdullah Sultan of Tallo district, about 7 km north of Makassar city
Tomb of Prince Diponegoro.
Prince Diponegoro was the oldest son of the sultan of Yogyakarta
Hamengkubuwono III, who was born on November 1, 1785. He actively fought
against the invaders on the island of Java in 1825-1830. The war began
with penolakanya against the Dutch colonial policy and tax binding
patterns of land ownership rules are not fair. In 1845 he was arrested
and imprisoned in the fortress Rotterdam in Makassar, then exiled to
Manado, after some time he returned again in Manado to Makassar and died
on January 8, 1855 in Makassar. Located on Jl. Diponegoro 55 villages
Melayu Kec. Wajo. It is accessible by a variety of vehicles, close to
Poetere (traditional port) is a community sailing boat haven Sulawesi
who came from various regions in Indonesia. There are a variety of
sailing vessels in the style and shape. Located in the northern city of
Makassar, available parking, traditional restaurants.
The fortress was built by King Ompu Somba of Gowa to Daeng Matanre
Tumaparisi Kallona IX century XVI (1550 - 1650) which is the center of
the kingdom of Gowa and one of the largest airports in southeast asia in
his time. Benteng Somba Opu a historical relic from the past mighty
kingdoms in South Sulawesi, now used as the central region of South
Sulawesi miniature culture and has built a variety of traditional houses
from all the tribes / ethnic groups in South Sulawesi, where each home
can describe their respective cultures . Located in the southern city of
Makassar, about 7 km from downtown Makassar
Syech Joseph's Tomb.
Syech Joseph was one of the famous Muslim fighters, especially in
Sulawesi. She is known by the people of South Sulawesi as Tuanta
Salmaka, Kobbang known grave, he was known as a scholar and an active
fighter Agam broadcast the teachings of Islam in some countries. Oddly
enough he found the tomb in southern Africa, Sri Lanka, Banten and Gowa.
His tomb is visited almost every day people to make pilgrimages. Located
on Jl. Syech of Joseph, the border town of Makassar and Gowa district.
Balla Lompoa Museum.
Is one form of reconstruction of the royal palace of Gowa, in a wooden
structure built in 1936 and has been restored in 1978-1980. This museum
has a main room that contains the Gowa royal heirlooms such as
manuscripts, musical instruments, traditional clothing, a dagger, sword,
gold crowns and various collection tools ceremonial monarchy. Located on
Jl. KH Hasyim in the central district. Gowa. There is a parking area,
custom house Tamalate, easily accessible and there are enough shopping
Old Mosque Katangka
Built in 1603 during the reign of the kings of Gowa to XIV of Sultan
Alauddin and renovated in 1978 is also the oldest mosque in the
district. Gowa and Prop. South. Around the mosque there are also tombs
of the kings who had ruled in several areas such as Luwu, Bone and Kab.
Gowa. Located on Jl. Joseph Syech Ketangka village, Kec. Somba Opu. This
place is also relatively easy to reach by various kinds of vehicles.
Passion Fruit Plantation.
Passion fruit liquor produced is processed into high-quality fresh and
has a distinctly different flavor of passion fruit from other regions.
Passion fruit plantations have beautiful scenery and cool weather,
visitors can taste the passion fruit before processing. Kanre Apia
Located in the village, about 9 km from the town of Malino. At this
location there is also a resort / villa.
Forest Tourism Malino.
Place of rest and recreation for the temperature is cold enough to be at
altitude, in addition to the cool air of this place too much fruit and
vegetables that grow around the slopes of the city of Malino, one of the
mountains that can become a tourist attraction is the sacred mountain
Bawakaraeng for some people. Forest tourism is one of the objects to
relax and breathe fresh air under the shade of pine trees and scenery,
this place is also frequently used by tourists youth campsite. Located
about 75 km from the city is protected, this place has been equipped
with gaming facilities and adequate parking.
Tourism Tope Jawa Beach.
Natural beauty and expanse of sea bathing at the site has attracted many
visitors. Located at the natural bathing village Langkia Tope Java or
about 14 km from the city Takalar. This place is equipped with parking
facilities, Baruga, halls, fish auctions and sunbathing spot for
It is one tourist attraction that offers the natural beauty of marine
tropical beach with white sand. Punaga located in the village, district
Mangarabombang. At this location, also located villa - which you can
rent villas around the coast.
Regions Loka Camp & Outbound.
The road to this location is full of turns and climbing, along the way
visitors can see the horticulture crops, vegetables grown on the slopes
- the slopes of the hill so that presents a beautiful scenery. This area
is located at a height so that the valve cool. Located in the village of
Bonto Marannu. Sub Uluera approximately 24 km from the city Bantaeng.