Tondano Lake Tourism


Danau Tondano is one of famous destinations in North Sulawesi. This is a lake that located 600 meters above sea level and covers an area of 4,278 hectares. This lake is situated by the village of Remboken, some 3 kilometers from Tomohon city or some 30 km from Manado.

Tondano is surrounded by mountains of 700 meters high, which are the Lembena, the Kaweng, the Tampusu and Masarang. The lake covers three sub-districts; these are Eris, Kakas and Remboken. From the lake side, you can see clearly Mount Kaweng from far and enjoy the chilling nuance from around the lake.

Tondano Lake has a tourist attraction called "Sumaru Endo" Remboken, and the Tourist Resort of Bukit Pinus, when taking routes from Tondano towards Toliang Oki. From the lake side at Toliang Oki, and Tondano Pante you can see as far as the beautiful Maluku Sea, beyond the Lembean hill. Those who give visit to this lake have to pay the entrance fee for Rp 4.000 plus for insurance.

Besides enjoying the sceneries and the tranquility around the lake, we can also taking a rented boat for only Rp 50.000, but the boat usually waits till it has 10 passengers. In the middle of the lake there is a small island called Pulau Likri. Unfortunately, you cannot stopping by at the island because the boat follows a different route. In addition, you can also see the local community catch Nike fish using nets that resemble a spoon that held by bamboo sticks on either side.

To reach Tondano Lake from Tomohon takes a one hour’s drive through winding roads. Use your own car or take public transportation from Manado or Tomohon and always becareful and respect the nature.


Latest News

Lenso Dance, The Dance Of Celebration

Lenso Dance Lenso is a folk dance from Minahasan, North Sulawesi and Maluku. The word Lenso means handkerchief, hence it uses that property during the dance. This dance is commonly presented in groups during some occasions or party, like wedding … Continue reading


The Exotic Lembeh Island

Lembeh Island Lembeh island is part of Bitung administrative area in North Sulawesi. The island is separated from the mainland of Sulawesi Island by the Lembeh Strait. Lembeh island is famous for those who like to dive, because Lembeh island … Continue reading


The Beauty Of Tomohon

Tomohon Tomohon is a city on Sulawesi in Indonesia. It is a new city in the province of North Sulawesi Initially, Tomohon was a part of the Minahasa regency in North Sulawesi. Tomohon, since the first early time has been … Continue reading


Bitung For Everyone

Bitung Bitung is one of cities in North Sulawesi, Bitung is located in the northeast of Minahasa Land. Bitung City consists of land area located at the foot of the mountain Duasudara, and an island named Lembeh. Bitung is a … Continue reading


Hotel Deals of the Day
Interesting Links
Indonesia Map HD
javatours.com
bali-hotel.com
Bromo
borneoecotour.com
Find Us on :
Find Us on :