Tuesday, June 28, 2011
Waterfall Bantimurung Maros Regency
Bantimurung Waterfall is one of the resorts are crowded at holiday time, especially South Sulawesi. Bantimurung waterfall tourist attraction is located in the City of Maros, located approximately 140 km from Makassar of South Sulawesi Province and can be reached by public transportation. If you want to enjoy the beauty and coolness of nature and the mountains and the birds chirping colorful butterflies flying vacation does not come in time.
Before you enter the area attractions Bantimurung Waterfall, you are greeted with monkey sacred monument. According to a story that people around the area are still often found a bunch of monkeys who shouted and hung above the trees, led by a white monkey and supposedly immemorial this area dominated by a white monkey who is very powerful. Car transport, especially freight car tracks are often attacked / hijacked by a group of monkeys. They attack the passer region to look for instant food "Indo Mie" and according to my friend's story, Pak Idrus his name, while riding a motorcycle to go home, Never once stopped in the middle of the road by a group of apes who are a pair of monkeys hold a wedding, perhaps she thought the groom.
In this tourist area there are centers of butterfly conservation of the largest in Indonesia.
There is also a cave that is in the "Cave of Dreams" that penetrate into the source of the waterfall above the mountains.