Diversity of tourism is the highlight of Central Sulawesi Province. Natural destination, cultural, and ancient heritage are some of the charms. Palu is the capital city where you taste the unique cuisines. Islands in the surrounding are famous destination for wildlife and adventure lovers.
Cities and Regencies of Central Sulawesi Province
Central Sulawesi consists of 1 city and 12 regencies. The city is Palu. The regencies are Banggai, Banggai Islands, Banggai Laut, Buol, Donggala, Toli-Toli, Poso, Morowali, North Morowali, Sigi, Parigi Moutong, and Tojo Una-Una.
How to Get In
Central Sulawesi is accessible domestically. By plane, the options are Mutiara Airport in Palu and Kasiguncu Airport in Poso. You can take the flight from Jakarta, Surabaya, Bali, Balikpapan, and Makasar. From South Sulawesi such as Toraja and from North Sulawesi such as Bunaken, taking bus or car is the option.
Central Sulawesi has two magical national parks, Lore Lindu and Togean Islands. You can visit the uninhabited islands to see endemic species such as anoa, maleo bird, and Sulawesi marsupial. If you come in the right time, you can see the black orchid bloom beautifully. The other natural reserves to visit are Morowali Natural Reserve, Tanjung Api Natural Reserve, and Bangkiriang conservation area. Then, Poso Lake offers the stunning scenery of golden sand and water wave, just like the sea. In the inland, you can see the unique tradition of locals and ancient heritage of megalith and copper period.