Togean Islands are a very popular tourist destination for tourists from abroad. Natural panorama Togean Islands is truly exotic.
Togean Islands are part of the territory of Tojo Una-Una, Central Sulawesi. Togean Islands extends along 90 km. The archipelago consists of 6 major islands and islands smaller comprise 60 islands. Islands located in the Gulf region this Tomini save natural resources really amazing.
In this island there are hundreds of species of coral, fish, mollusks, and some kind of animal that is already scarce. The government has set a Togean Islands as a national park.
Here, tourists can perform a variety of tourist activities, such as fishing, diving, swimming, sailing, or sunbathing on the white sand that lie in almost the entire coast. Tangkasi forest animals and wild boar in it, the fishermen with all its activities, as well as traditional homes of Bajo would adorn the beauty seknyaitar presented by Togean Islands.
Tangkasi (Tarsius Spectrum) is a small-bodied animals, only the size of a mouse and always come out at night to hunt for prey, when it is daytime sleep. Tangkasi only found on the island of Sulawesi.
Sights Togean Islands
Objects of beauty lies in the sea at the beach and with various combinations of rock forms combined with crystal clear blue water.
Togean Islands is the only place in Indonesia, which has three different environments, namely coral reef atolls, barrier reefs and coral beaches all the habitat of marine flora and fauna.
This coral-shaped atoll coral islands down the middle there is a deep lake.
Coral reef barrier is a row lined up around the island resembles a fortress, or in the sea wall that protects the island from the brunt of the ocean waves. The reef at a depth of 200 meters above sea level and appeared up to several meters.
Batudaka Island is the largest island and is most easily achieved in the islands Togean. In this island there is a settlement Batudaka with the name of the village of Bomba as well as the port of departure to the island also for Kadidiri.
In the village of Bomba is excellent for swimming and snorkeling and visit the bat cave and water fall.
The island has a very beautiful beach panorama. Rows of steep rock to complete the charm of this place. Location snorkeling and diving here is very good. Not surprisingly, Kadidiri Island became the island’s most tourist attention.
Approximately 16 km to the northeast of the island Kadidiri, tucked proof World War II history. Here, there are the ruins of the B 24 bombers belonging to allies. Until now, the wreckage is still intact. Lots of fish and coral reefs grow in the wreckage.
Here, there are also accommodation facilities, a stay at an affordable price.
Kadidiri Island is the most popular islands, beautiful beaches with snorkeling and diving location is perfect. there are many cheap accommodation and on the west coast there is a row of stone cliff into a rock crab habitat.
The main residential areas on the island is the village Katupat Togean, around the island there is a more beautiful beach area and is great for swimming.
On this island, there is Mount Colo, with a height of about 2,509 meters. Colo mountain is a volcano which is still active. Una-Una Island is believed to have the best area for diving around the islands Togean.
The island is fairly unique one. Una-Una island formed by volcanic eruptions. This is what ultimately makes Una-Una Island different from the cluster of other islands in the Islands Togean. If almost all the beaches on the islands Togean white sand, sand beach on the island of Una-Una black.
This is a paradise for diving enthusiasts. The island has a view of the underwater world of extraordinary beauty. Even more devastating is within a distance of five meters from the shoreline, beach in the island Taipi already overgrown coral reefs that create alluring scenery. So, no need to dive in order to enjoy the beauty of the coral reefs. Distance Taipi Island with Island Kadidiri about 4 kilometers.
The island is inhabited by the Bajau people. So, in this place, tourists are offered a settlement exotica Bajo. Bajo tribe Sea is legendary. This tribe is very well known as an accomplished sailor. Residents Bajo even build their village jutting toward the ocean.
Kundurang is sea fishing location. Kundurang located in the middle of the sea coral. Degradation of water color made in this place is really charming. Corals in this place is amazing. Very beautiful and can be seen from the boat because the water is very clear.
What to do in Togean Island?
Tourist point in Togean
Trekking Colo volcano
Bajo tribe Traditional House