Location: Tompobulu, Rumbia, Jeneponto, South Sulawesi 92175
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HTM: Rp. 10,000 (Adult), Rp. 5,000 (Children)
Open and close: 24 hours
Travelers, we are still talking about Indonesia’s natural tourism. There is no end to talking about this matter because indeed our country is full of priceless natural beauty.
Each tourist location has its own uniqueness. It is definitely worth trying to visit one by one.
This time, we will talk about one of the tourist destinations in Central Indonesia.
Of course, do you still remember the division of Indonesian territory based on longitude? Let’s take a look at Sulawesi Island, one of the five major islands of Indonesia.
On the island of Sulawesi, there is not only evidence of historical heritage such as the Gowa-Talo Kingdom or the fortress during the Portuguese colonial era.
In South Sulawesi, with the capital city of Makassar, there is one natural landscape open to tourism.
Don’t think that if you are located near the Equator, it will be hot all year round.
Eits, not necessarily. The proof is, in the South Sulawesi region there is still an area that is cool, safe, beautiful, peaceful and serene. Green Rumbia Valley Tourism (LHR) is named.
It is located on a plateau with an altitude of about 1000 masl. This region was initiated as a tourist destination in 2010 by the Tompobulu Youth.
Initially it was only used as an income generator for residents around the tourist site. But over time, it turns out to be a big tourism potential.
Our tourist destination is located in Tompobulu Village, Rumbia District, Jeneponto Regency, South Sulawesi Province.
The distance between this village and the city is not that far, only about 3 hours drive. When you come to the area, you will be greeted with a villa, cafe, prayer room, hall, and several buildings using bamboo as raw material.
This is why our tourist destination is called the Green Valley of Rumbia, or also known as the bamboo village natural tourism.
The Rumbiah area has long been known as the bamboo village. This place does have lots of trees bamboo friend.
The youth in the rumbiah village took the initiative to provide an additional selling value for the plants bamboo this.
They combine modern design with art from bamboo and some traditional games.
Everything they do is aimed at bringing the visitors closer to the surrounding environment, especially the South Sulawesi area.
The tourism they have pioneered continues to improve and grow. Until finally he was trusted to represent South Sulawesi in the Satu Indonesia event Awards (DRAIN).
Their hard efforts and mutual cooperation have paid off. They won the eco-based tourism category against participants from all over Indonesia.
Well, after knowing about the origins of this tourism, of course you will be more curious, right? What are the places that have won this prestigious event in tourism?
In this tourist area, it is guaranteed that colleagues will feel at home because they are spoiled with green views and cool, sometimes even cold, mountain air.
One of the interesting objects is the Rumbia waterfall with a height of about 83 meters. Several parties mentioned that the water was on waterfall it never dries.
Even though they have won a prestigious championship in the tourism sector, it turns out that the management does not set expensive rates, friends.
Tourists, both local and foreign, do not need to spend too much money to enjoy the beauty and comfort of nature here.
Adults only need to pay a fee of around IDR 10,000 while for children it is IDR 5,000. How, very cheap right?
By the way, for the travelers who want to enjoy the night atmosphere at LHR, you can rent an inn around here.
LHR provides lodging facilities as well camp area which can be rented by tourists. There are also tour packages outbound to enjoy firsthand adventure in the wild.
Besides being able to enjoy the facilities camp and outdoor adventure Earlier, a souvenir shop was also provided that sells various kinds of souvenirs from Lembah Hijau Rumbia.
This place also provides personal branded t-shirts marked with the words ‘Lembah Hijau Rumbiah, Heaven in an arid land’.
There is also a swimming pool or bath that is open to the public. This swimming pool is divided into two categories based on its depth, namely for adults and children.
The tour manager also added facilities adventure others like that flying fox, trekking, and a strawberry garden. Come on, we will review one by one regarding the tourist facilities in this place.
1. Treetop Adventure
This tourist facility or activity can be said of some kind outbound because it provides games by utilizing plants around LHR.
This tall and strong plant is used by tourism managers to provide visitors with a morning vacation experience.
One part of treetop adventure This is flying fox. You can enjoy swinging from one tree to another while gazing at the natural beauty of Jeneponto.
The tourism manager has provided security tools so that tourists can enjoy the game in peace.
This activity will definitely test our adrenaline. So, for those of you who have diseases or disorders related to the heart, please be careful.
Well, this is good news, especially for the guests backpacker. LHR is in the process of building several inns or villas.
The goal is to make it easier for tourists who want to vacation at the same time staying for several days at LHR.
But unfortunately, the capacity is not that big. Only about 10 people. Well, the lodging that is being built is planned to accommodate up to 200 people.
3. Swimming pool
As mentioned above, there are two types swimming pool. Both are in the open area, embraced by natural beauty.
While swimming, friends can enjoy the view of the valley. Wow, it could be one spot for ‘me time ‘.
4. Meeting Hall
For tourists, especially the businessman / woman who want to enjoy a meeting in the valley area, you can.
LHR also provides a complete meeting room along with other necessities. Meeting items can be rented directly, among others whiteboard, LCD as well as projectors, and there are also sound system.
But, there is something unique about space meeting LHR. Different from other meeting rooms in the building, the LHR hall was in an open area.
While meeting, every member can immediately enjoy the cool and cool air in Jeneponto.
5. Cafe and Restaurant
In this place also provides various kinds of specialties from South Sulawesi.
The style of service is simple but classy. The seat is on the other side or without using a chair.
The culinary provided also has a rural taste in the Jeneponto area. However, for some people who are not used to it, it is also possible to order other food and drinks.
There is also a ‘general’ menu that is usually served in most restaurants. So, What are you waiting for? Have a good vacation! We are waiting for interesting pictures and photos!