Sulawesi is one of the main islands in the Indonesian archipelago and offers visitors an experience that you won't find anywhere else! From world class diving and snorkelling, to national parks and volcanic slopes perfect for hiking on, Sulawesi has no end to the adventure it offers!
Apart from the Islands natural beauty, it is the Sulawesi people that are ... More>the main attraction here. Visit Rantepao and the region of Tana Toraja, a worthwhile 10 hour bus ride south from the capital. Here you will see the traditional houses of the Torajan, an ancient culture obsessed with death and the afterlife. See graves carved into trees, tobacco chewing locals and architecture that is shaped like buffalo horns. If you have a strong stomach, you may be able to witness an animal sacrifice- an integral part of a funeral here. The Torajan people believe that the most important day in someone's life is their funeral and some celebrations last up to three days! For those with a queasy stomach, you can visit the markets or play with the friendly children who will no doubt want your attention. Meanwhile, the city of Makassar is the islands capital and home of Fort Rotterdam, an old fortress from the bygone colonial days.
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