If you decide to visit Sulawesi with your children, be sure, they will like it as much as you will. Among the places, devoted exceptionally to kids, is the only one Trans Studio, an amusement park near Makassar. Though, low prices and numerous different activities in the park will impress even a moody child. Even those little travelers will like the most beautiful views, active and dormant volcanoes, and diverse flora and fauna. The good news is – you can go to the pool in a practically any hotel for a relatively small fee. Remember, if your kid is too young, it is better not to show him the funeral ceremony.
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It is common here to have a big funeral. A grownup or a teenager may find local traditions quite interesting, but a small child might get confused and traumatized with the scene of bulls’ slaughter. On the other hand children, as well as teenagers, will like the Torajaland. This is an amazingly beautiful and unusual place, filled with a unique atmosphere of Indonesian culture. But you’d better not take your child to the local cemetery, one of the most popular landmarks. If your child likes the sea and everything about it, take him to the Paotere Harbor. Every day hundreds of small sailing boats, looking like they are from adventure stories, squeeze here. If you would like to have a quick bite, definitely go to the local market. Just don’t lose your child in a crowd.
Visit Kete Kesu – besides unusual architecture, you will learn about the centuries-old Indonesian life. The people, who live in a village, still adhere to the traditions and customs of their ancestors. Young adventure fans should visit La Galigo, a museum in Fort Rotterdam. Coins, old maps, household goods will let you feel the atmosphere of the time when first Europeans came to Indonesia. If your child like beautiful and unique things, you may visit Taman anggrek clara bundt in Makassar – a park, where you can find rare sorts of orchids and a good collection of shells. Air Terjun Bantimurung – the most beautiful waterfalls, around which you may see rare tropical butterflies. If you don’t want to worry about losing your child in a crowd, come here on weak days. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
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Pantai timur will suit for those, who like to swim. Though, if your child feels safe in the sea, even with the swimming laps, take him snorkeling with you. An unforgettable experience of closeness to sea animals is guaranteed. In Rantepao a kid will gladly spend time at the animal market. Just don’t accidentally buy him a baby buffalo or a wild ape. You can also take a walk to the surrounding villages – a child will be fascinated with nature and the unusual architecture. Take a bath in the hot springs, for instance, in Nakula, or climb into Gunung Lokon volcano. If your child is old enough and is well behaved, you can take him to the Tangkoko-batuangas natural reserve.
The thing is, if you make a lot of noise, most of the animals will hide in the depth of the park. Though, for sure, even small children will like to see monkeys in their natural habitat. If your child is ready for an adventure, you can use a night boat, while going to the Sangir-talaud islands, for example. The beauty of the calm ocean and unforgettable experience are guaranteed. And if a child gets tired, he can always just go to sleep.
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Things to visit with your kids in Indonesia
It would seem that the water park will not be able to surprise tourists while there are a lot of beaches, as well as a clean and warm sea in the country. However, all visitors to the Waterbom water park delight this place. It is located in the village of Kuta on the Indonesian island of Bali. The water park covers an area of 3.8 hectares. It offers a lot of exciting entertainment for both children and adults. There are 17 different water slides, whirlpools in a closed tube, and extreme descents from various heights here. A calm drift past the lush tropical vegetation along the river that permeates the entire water park is also waiting for you here. Children can get temporary tattoos, spend time in a water shooting range, jump on a trampoline, and play games on the water. All this and much more along to the convenient location in the center of Kuta make the Waterbom water park a very popular place for family holidays.