Papua

Lorentz National Park is Vacation Ideas for Nature Lovers

November 26, 2015

Lorentz National Park is located in the province of Papua, Indonesia. With an area of 2, 4 million hectares; Lorentz is a national park in Southeast Asia and is recognized by UNESCO as a world heritage site.

Since the beginning of the years 2003 until now, WWF-Indonesia Region Papua Sahul is currently working on topography in the area of this attractions.


In 2003 - 2006

In 2003 - 2006, WWF has done topography in Lorentz Park who in district Kurima, Yahukimo. And in 2006 -2007 in district Sawaerma, Asmat.

The name of Lorentz National Park from an explorer of Netherland (Hendrikus Albertus Lorentz). He's doing an expedition and pass through the area in 1909.



A vacation idea in National Park Papua is good. The life of animals and is one of tourist attractions of most beautiful in eastern Indonesia.

Flora and Fauna are protected in Lorentz National Park

This area is a forestThis area is a forest that has not been visited by humans. I mean is this forest is natural.

There are many kinds of vegetation like a grass, mountain forest, swamps, river the edge of forest and others.

There's a hundred twenty-three species of mammals and six hundred thirty thousand species of birds. About 70% of birds live in Papua can be found.

The birds like quail snow, parrot, birds of paradise, pigeons, megapodes, and cassowaries.

A species of mammals this area is a Zaglossus bruijnii, Tachyglossus aculeatus, tiger and kangaroos.

While the types of flora that were found was Nypa fruticans, Rizhophora apiculata, Pandanus julianettii, Colacasia esculenta, Avicennia marina, Podocarpus pilgeri and Nauclea coadunata. The beauty of flora and fauna to be the object that appeals to nature lovers.

Culture

Every province in Indonesia's diverse cultures, traditions, ethnicities, and languages. (if you're visiting several provinces.

For example, in Papua, which has biodiversity and culture.

The cultural estimated age of thirty thousand years and is home about nine ethnic groups different.

The Asmat with Joerat and Emariu Ducur, Ndgua, Somahai, Dani (Hupla, Mukoko, Hiriakup), Dani west or Lani, Moni or Dem, Amungme or Damal, Sempan and Komoro.


The Asmat are very populer


The Asmat are very popular in foreign countries because of his statue is unique and fantastic. You cloud that statue is work of the world's culture.

    The way to Lorentz

    Month August to December is the best to visit. To go there, starting from Timika city.

    The journey continues to south on a boat in Sawa Erma port. Once there, you can follow the path until in peak Trikora.

    The scenery of nature, birds singing, beetles in a tree.

    For you lovers photography, you'll find plenty of unusual places to be shot by the camera.

    Basic knowledge about climbing mountain, navigation and survival must be controlled by tourists.


    Make sure your body in prime condition. With the smoothness of your adventure, you should contact management before deciding.


    Papua

    A Million Beauty of Raja Ampat Islands Indonesia

    August 01, 2015

    This country has millions of the mystery under the sea.

    Raja Ampat Islands are located in the districts of Raja Ampat, West Papua, Indonesia.


    And known as the center of the resources of tropical nature the richest in the world.

    Many tourists from various countries visited Raja Ampat.

    The beauty of Raja Ampat

    The beauty of Raja Ampat also evident in some places.

    There is diving coral reef with the superb condition, located in the Dampier ( the strait between the land with the Waigeo Batanta), Kofiau and Wayag.

    The coral reefs are generally up to the beach with the contour of the side step.

    According to myth, the name of the Raja Ampat Islands from a woman found seven eggs.


    Four eggs hatch into a prince.

    Then be separated and each of the king who ruled in Waigeo, Salawati, Misool.

    While three eggs other to be a ghost, woman and a stone.

    The local residents are mostly fisherman. They live in a small village that was separate from other villages.


    People here are so friendly and kind. They want to receive guests from out with a cheerful.


    Raja Ampat Islands Best Place Dive in Indonesia

    The travel site in West Papua is tourism is very famous and place to dive the best in the world.

    However, it is not just in Papua. Indonesia is big!

    Wakatobi National Park and Derawan island are also right for you who have a hobby of diving.

    Because of the completeness and the diversity of flora and fauna under the sea, like a library underwater.


    Many species of coral

    Many species of corals and there are also many species of fish.

    In addition to, you can also meet with manta rays, mermaids, sea horse, barracuda, turtles, tuna and other.

    The rest of the second world war could also be found. For example, the ruins of war near Wai.

    Tourists who visit the Raja Ampat diving from outside the country make as a destination. Because natural wealth can't be enjoyed and only visit once or twice.

    If you can't dive, you can go to Lorentz National Park or enjoy the scenery.


    Culinary Raja Ampat

    In Indonesia a lot of traditional food with characteristics of each area.

    Chicken Barapen Walesi is one of the foods he said is very famous, Walesi is the name of the Wamena.

    How to cook using stones were burned and stored in drums that have grown on the ground.

    Other foods are Papeda, made from corn flour. The food is very popular among coastal communities or low-lying.


    To make it very easy

    To make it very easy, simply by pouring hot water to the cornstarch, stirring over and over again until thick and looks like glue.

    Souvenir

    If you are on vacation, it will definitely bring a gift for friends or family. Here also there is a lot of souvenirs to take home to your house.

    Shark jaws also can be a selection of unique and distinctive souvenirs. Dozens of sharp shark teeth still rooted in the jaw. Usually, at this store show up to 10 shark jaws famous malignant.


    You can also get other souvenirs
    Pic by Dissy Ekapramudita
    You can also get other souvenirs, such as a plate, necklaces, woven handicrafts such as a bag, boar tusks, Necklace King Kofiau and others.

    King Kofiau souvenir necklace the rarest. Because it is made from the skull brainpan dog and dugongs.

    Raja Ampat Resort

    Enough for you want to vacation and spend time with family. As hotels, cottages, boat trips in around and diving equipment.