Thursday, July 14, 2011
Bunaken Marine Park
Bunaken Marine Park in the District of the Bunaken Bunaken Village about 7 miles from the Port of Manado which can be gone for 35 minutes from downtown by boat motors. Initially Bunaken is a coral island (atoll). Its area is approximately 887.5 hectares with slightly wavy morphology conditions. Bunaken National Marine Park is one of the most beautiful in the world.
Most of the coastal areas of mangrove forests and white sand. There is a sea of hard and soft coral reefs, steep rock walls, with various shapes and colors of marine life including fish are sharks, turtles, Mandarin Fish, sea horses, stingrays, and the famous ancient fish is the Sea King (Coleacant) and there are many more that make up the beautiful marine park. The beauty of marine parks can be seen in locations called Lekuan 1, 2, and 3, Fukui, Mandolin, Cape Chapter Bandung, Ron's Point, Sachiko Point, Pangalisang, Home Village, and East Bunaken.
Where tourism is the Sea and nautical tourism with excursions object, namely the sea and beach. Tourism activities that can be done, be enjoying the park by way sigtseeing (round) glass boat (catamaran), snorkeling (swim wear a respirator), diving (diving), and underwater photography (underwater photos), as well as bodies sunbathing and sightseeing beach. The facilities provided in the Bunaken marine park, which filled the boat, diving center, cottages (inn) restaurant, hall, and souvenir kiosks.