5 Top Indonesia Tourist Destination 2012

Indonesia has a very distinct natural beauty, lies in the middle of the equator, Indonesia storing an assortment of riches tourism invaluable. From the sea, rare ​​coral reef overgrown with and has the largest ​​coral reef area in the world even at the center of the world's coral reef. Until very unique cultural heritage to be enjoyed for tourists when visiting Indonesia, namely Bali, and don't be missed Bali which has a very interesting cultural diversity, as well as rows of beautiful beaches and friendly Balinese people, allowing you to enjoy the holidays with a million meanings. Here's 5 favorite tourist destinations in 2012 that could be your reference for a trip to Indonesia this year.



Bali is still fascinating island an attraction for foreign tourists and a major tourist destination in Indonesia, Bali is the most famous tourist spots in Indonesia and the world. seen from the results of the assessment Bali has a background of outstanding natural scenery, followed by the friendliness of its people and its culture. Bali is one of the best attractions in Indonesia, the island is so beautiful that many people call the island of God. Bali Island save a great attraction and one of the best in the world, so no wonder the island of Bali are always crowded with tourists. Some of favorite travel destination  in the island of Bali is: Tanah Lot, Bedugul, Kuta Beach, Tanjung Benoa, Lake Batur, Sanur Beach, the Statue of Garuda Wisnu Kencana (GWK) and so on.



Lombok island is located east of the island of Bali which are separated by the Lombok Strait , and the west of the island of Sumbawa, separated by Alas Strait, with the natural topography is dominated by Rinjani volcano which reaches a height of 3,726 meters above sea level, making it the highest volcano number 3 in Indonesia. Lombok island has now become one of the icons for Tourism in Indonesia. The beauty of the island with its Mount Rinjani towering sky looks magnificent, beautiful beaches of white sand, the richness of biodiversity, complemented by small islands in the middle of the sea is made ​​up of Gili Trawangan, Gili Air and Gili Meno and some gili - another gili, also the friendliness of its people Sasak and Sasak cultural uniqueness and diversity that can make tourists amazed.

Komodo Island 


To get to the island of Komodo and other islands we have to go to Labuan Bajo, the city formerly known only as a fishing village and is now transformed into an exotic tourist destination than Bali. Day by day more and more tourists stop by in Labuan Bajo. The travelers did not just come to see the giant Komodo lizard, but also to continue the road trip up to the Lake Kelimutu Three Color and ends at Maumere. A number of international events to make this place a must-visit area. Several cruise ships and yachts from foreign countries every year docked at this port. This area also save natural wealth under the sea is very beautiful and attractive for tourists.



Indonesia has one of the most beautiful underwater paradise of the world, one of which is on the island of Sulawesi. Underwater paradise known as the Wakatobi National Park it is located in Wakatobi, Southeast Sulawesi, Indonesia. Wakatobi become the most beautiful dive sites in the world. The beauty and richness of the Wakatobi National Park is already well known abroad, especially after Wallacea expedition from England in 1995 which mentions that the region of Southeast Sulawesi is very rich in coral species. There, there are 750 of the total 850 species of coral in the world. Configuring the depth varies from flat to sloping to the sea, and in some areas there are bertubir steep waters. The deepest waters reaching 1044 meters.

Raja Ampat 

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Tourist destination in eastern Indonesia has been recognized by the World because of nature beneath the natural and beautiful. Raja Ampat Islands is an archipelago located in the western province of Papua New Guinea in the West, precisely at the Bird's Head of Papua. The islands are a divers destination of foreign countries who are interested in the beauty of the underwater scenery. Currently, Raja Ampat become one of the most popular tourist destinations.

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