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Lore Lindu National Park explore forest wonders and 419 huge stone megaliths relic worship 3,000 to 1,300 BC

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Tinuku Travel ~ Taman Nasional Lore Lindu is a protected area of 2,290 square kilometers status of the World Network of Biosphere Reserves in 1982 in Poso regency and Sigi regency, Central Sulawesi, flanked Palu valley and Pablo valley in north, Lariang river and Kulawi valley in west, Napu valley in east as well as Bada valley in south.

Lore Lindu National Park is a park located in the meeting of continental plates that make up the island of Sulawesi and brings a wealth of flora and fauna of each slab. The unification of plates gave rise to bending, deformation and land masses since the island was first formed.

Tinuku Travel Lore Lindu National Park explore forest wonders and 419 huge stone megaliths relic worship 3,000 to 1,300 BC

Tinuku.com Travel Lore Lindu National Park explore forest wonders and 419 huge stone megaliths relic worship 3,000 to 1,300 BC

Travel.Tinuku.com Lore Lindu National Park explore forest wonders and 419 huge stone megaliths relic worship 3,000 to 1,300 BC

Lore Lindu National Park more amazing is 419 huge stone megaliths or stone age relics 3,000 to 1,300 BC. Approximately 43 items in North Lore, 306 items in Central Lore, 57 in South Lore and 13 in Kulawi. Megalith stones measuring 1.5 to 2.5 meters sculptures, Kalamba, Tutu'na, Batu Dakon and others. Scientists proposed the theory of stones as a place of worship.

Travelers can adventure in very beautiful forest, Lake Lindu formed during Pliocene epoch at an altitude of 1000 meters above sea level, Wuasa waterfall, Lake Tambing, birdwatching, wildlife observation, camping ground and tracking to the 2,600 meter summit of Mount Rorekatimbu.

The soil layer covering entisols, inceptisol, Alfisol and kedilultisol. The area has rainfall between 2000-3000 millimeters per year in north and 3,000-4,000 millimeters per year in South. Temperatures ranged between 22-34C with an average humidity of 86% and wind speed of 3.6 kilometers per hour.

Lore Lindu very rich vegetation endemic and very less studied in terms of taxonomic composition and ecological characteristics. Geographic distribution and type of vegetation depends on many environmental factors such as altitude, temperature, rainfall, drainage and soil conditions.

Lowland forest at altitudes below 1,000 meters above sea level storing plants Rotan (Callamus spp.), Beringin ((Ficus spp.), Giant tree Leda (Eucalyptus deglupta), Palm sugar (Arenga pinnata), Kepayang (Pangium edule) and etc.

Low mountains forests at elevations between 1,000 and 1,500 meters above sea level trees grow shorter and smaller diameter are 88 species of orchids, ferns Asplenium sp. and Platycerium sp., Uru tree, Resin tree and others.

Alpin forest at an altitude above 2,000 meters of sea level rich moss, damp fog and heavy rainfall resulted in leaching of soil nutrients. Nepenthes sp. get nutrition from insects trapped inside flower. While the secondary forest vegetation overgrown pine (Casuarina sumatrana), Wanga (Figafetta filans) and Leda (Eucalyptus deglupta).

Lore Lindu National Park is rich Sulawesi typical mammalian Anoa (Bubalus depressicomis and Bubalus quarlessi), Babyrusa babyrousa, Palanger Sulawesi (Phalanger celebencis), Tarsier (Tarsius dianae), Sulawesi monkey (Macaca tonkeana) and Cifet (Macrogalidia musschenbroeckii).

Bird special is Maleo (Macrocephalon maleo), hornbills (Rhyticeros cassidix) and Sulawesi Eagle (Spizaetus lanceolatus), 55 species of bats and others. Reptilia is pythons (Python reticulatus), King Cobra (Ophiophagus hannah), Racer Snake (Elapheeiythrura danejansen), 21 species of large lizard and others.

People living around the national park area largely tribal is Kaili Ledo, Kaili Ija, Kaili Ado, kaili Moma, Kaili Tohulu, Kaili Da'a, Kulawi, Behoa, Pekurehua and Bada. Each tribe has a culture of community arts and Rego dance very special.

Tinuku Travel Lore Lindu National Park explore forest wonders and 419 huge stone megaliths relic worship 3,000 to 1,300 BC

Tinuku.com Travel Lore Lindu National Park explore forest wonders and 419 huge stone megaliths relic worship 3,000 to 1,300 BC

Travel.Tinuku.com Lore Lindu National Park explore forest wonders and 419 huge stone megaliths relic worship 3,000 to 1,300 BC

Location: Poso regency and Sigi regency, Central Sulawesi.

Activity: Fishing, canoeing, trekking, hiking, camping, hammocking. Explore the flora and fauna. Explore ethnography, archeology, architecture, culture and culinary. Seeing sunset and sunrise, hunting photography and videography, and others.

Complementary facilities: Rental boats, camping equipment and homestays.

Routes and public transport: All flights to Kasiguncu Airport in Kasiguncu city or Mutiara SIS Al-Jufrie Airport in Palu city.

Caution: Be careful swimming in the lake to prevent Schistosoma worms infection carried by water snails.

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