Indonesia is a country with thousands of islands separated by vast oceans. Indonesia is a country where land is very fertile and green. There are so many places in Indonesia that could be used as a tourist destination. If you know, Indonesia is one country with the largest number of volcanoes in the world, and Indonesia also nicknamed State Fire Ring.
Although the Indonesian state is a lot of volcanoes, but did you know that the Mountains in Indonesia is one of the most favorite tourist destinations for many tourists both from abroad or local tourists. Indonesia has incredible natural scenery. From the start of the sea which is very beautiful up to the mountain which is very cool. Here are some of the mountains which become a favorite tourist spot in Indonesia. You will never feel already in Indonesia if you do not visit these mountains.
One of the favorite mountains for tourists was Mount Bromo which is located in East Java. Mount Bromo is an active volcano with a height of about 2,329 meters. In addition to its beautiful scenery with a collection of the caldera, valleys and canyons that are still linked. Bromo also attracts tourists because some events are often held at the mountain. Tengger people who lived at the foot of Mount Bromo believe that the mountain is a sacred mountain.
Once a year, the Tengger people do Yadnya Kasada or Kasodo ceremony performed every 14 or 15 months Kasodo according to the Javanese calendar. This ritual became one of the attractions for tourists who come there.
The next mountain that can be used as a tourist destination is a volcano located on the island of Lombok. The mountain called Mount Rinjani. Mount Rinjani is one of the volcanoes in Indonesia which is the second highest volcano in Indonesia with an altitude of 3726 meters. This mountain is one of the mountains which are a favorite destination for the hikers. Mount Rinjani has a long history. It had several times erupted and, until recently, was crowned as active volcanoes.
Even so, it did not deter the tourists to keep coming and conquer the peak of Mount Rinjani. If you want to go to Mount Rinjani, you just take the bus to Jakarta - Mataram. Or you can also take a plane to Lombok. In addition to the objectives of its top rating, there is a lake located at an altitude of 2000 meters called Segara Anakan.
The next mountain is Mount Gede. Mount Gede is one of the mountains which are in the scope of Gede Pangrango National Park which is one of the five first National Parks in Indonesia. In mountain Gede you can find a lot of tourist attractions. Starting from the Blue Lake, a small lake located at an altitude of 1750 meters and always looks blue. Then you can also see Cibeureum waterfall. In addition to tourist attractions, it is not complete if you do not visit the top of Mount Gede itself.
There you will see a very beautiful panorama. Besides Mount Gede’s summit was fantastic, you also have to complete your journey by going to the square Suryakencana where in that place there are flowers which blooming perennial called Edelweiss. Indonesia is very beautiful; just enjoy the beauty of this boundless.