10 Forests in Indonesia that you should visit - With photos & details

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10 Forests to explore in Indonesia

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Air Terjun Riam DaitSekendal, Air Besar, Landak Regency, West Kalimantan 79367, Indonesia

Waterfalls cascade located in the village Dait Sekendal, District water Large, Porcupine District, West Kalimantan Province, Indonesia. The beauty of Dait Riam Waterfall lies in the large water discharge.

Located in the Maros regency in the province of South Sulawesi, the Bantimurung Bulusaraung National Park is 43,750 hectares wide and is divided into three major types of ecosystems, namely the karst ecosystems, a lowland forest ecosystem, and a lower montane forest ecosystem. Within the national park, visitors can also find a butterfly museum which houses thousands of unique and rare butterflies that have and still inhabit the area

In Ibukota Taman Hutan Raya Bukit SoehartoBatuah, Loa Janan, Kutai Kartanegara Regency, East Kalimantan 75271, Indonesia

The Soeharto Forest Park 1 is a large forest park in the regency of Kutai Kartanegara and Penajam Paser Utara , in the province of East Kalimantan in Indonesia . It has an area of 61,850 hectares. The park's ecosystem is made up of mixed lowland dipterocarp forests, keranga forests, coastal forests, shrubs and weeds.

Mount Halimun Salak National ParkJl. Raya Cipanas, Malasari, Kabandungan, Sukabumi Regency, Jawa Barat 43368, Indonesia

Mount Halimun Salak National Park is a 400 km2 conservation area in the Indonesian province of West Java on the island of Java. Established in 1992, the park comprises two mountains, Mount Salak and Mount Halimun with an 11-kilometer forest corridor. It is located near the better known Mount Gede Pangrango National Park, but the national park should be accessed from Sukabumi, 2 hours drive to the administration post and then 2 hours drive again to Cikaniki post gate.

Mount Palung National ParkPadu Banjar, Simpang Hilir, Ketapang Regency, West Kalimantan 78857, Indonesia

The park is notable for its diversity of habitat types, ranging from mangrove and freshwater swamp forest, to lowland alluvial (empran bench) forest, to montane forest, and for its diversity of wildlife. It is one of only a handful of parks in the world where orangutans can be seen in the wild.

Pancuran TeluUnnamed Road,, Dusun III Kalipagu, Ketenger, Baturaden, Banyumas, Central Java 53151, Indonesia

Pancuran Tujuh isa hot spring located in Kemutung Lor Village, Baturraden District, Banyumas, Central Java, amidst a pine forest on the slopes of Mount Slamet.

Sigi BiromaruSigi Biromaru, Sigi Regency, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia

Sigi Regency is a regency of Central Sulawesi, Indonesia. It lies upstream on the Palu River, and immediately south of Palu city, the provincial capital. The principal town lies at Sigi Biromaru. This is a beautiful naturally flourished place and has so many things to see.

Taman Nasional Kerinci SeblatLubuk Minturun, Koto Tangah, Padang City, West Sumatra 25586, Indonesia

It is the largest national park on the island of Sumatra. The park area includes a large part of the Barisan mountain range, which form the western spine of Sumatra island and includes the highest peak in Sumatra, Mount Kerinci (3,805 m), one of more than five active volcanoes in the national park.

Taman Nasional SembilangTanah Pilih, Banyuasin II, Banyu Asin Regency, South Sumatra 30971, Indonesia

Sembilang National Park is a national park covering 2,051 kilometer square along the east coast of Sumatra, Indonesia. This park is typical of wet land area with various forest ecosystems, fresh water swamps, mangrove forest and mud flats.

Tangkoko Batuangus Nature ReservePinangunian, Aertembaga, Pinangunian, Aertembaga, Kota Bitung, Sulawesi Utara, Indonesia

Tangkoko Batuangus Nature Reserve also known as Tangkoko-Batuangus Dua Saudara is a nature reserve in the northern part of Sulawesi island of Indonesia, two hours drive from Manado. The reserve covers an area of 8,700 hectares and includes three mountains: Mount Tangkoko Mount Dua Saudara and Mount Batuangus.