Moramo Waterfall was located in Tanjung Peropa Nature Reserve
Region. To be precise in the Sumber Sari Village, Moramo Subdistrict,
Konawe South Regency, South-East Sulawesi, Indonesia. Moramo Waterfall
was an amazing nature gift for Konawe Selatan Regency community,
South-East Sulawesi. Moramo Waterfall had seven stages that were the
place of water flowed freely. According to the story that developed in
the community, this place was believed as the fairies bathed place that
descended from heaven.
Geographically, Moramo Waterfall was
located in the Alam Tanjung Peropa National Park region that also was
the tourist attraction at the same time as the area of the protected
forest in South-East Sulawesi. So, air around the waterfall felt cool
as well as produced the peaceful atmosphere for the tourists. In this
waterfall region, was gotten the potential for the wealth of the nature
stone took the form of marble. Estimated, the content of this marble on
the whole revolved 860 billion cubic meters. And, marble in this region
was one of the sources of the biggest marble reserve in the world.
Waterfall was the beautiful stratified waterfall (cascade) with height
around 100 meters. From this height, water flowed through seven main
stages. Beside 7 main stages, also gotten 60 small stages that at the
same time functioned as the place of the water reception (a kind of
water reservoir). From many ponds, just one that could be made use to
swim, that is the pond that was located in the second level from 7 main
stages of this waterfall.
In this region was the ideal habitat
for varied of birds, colored butterfly, and other several of faunas.
Beauty of the nature panorama, the waterfall, the chirping of birds and
combined with varied colors of butterfly dance, became the attraction
of the Moramo Waterfall region. The attraction that was not inferior
attracted from this waterfall was the attraction of the stone that
formed the stage. The stone that formed this stage was not slippery
although being passed through water continually, so the tourists who
visited to this location could climb arrived to the peak.
that, this stone also gave the amazing attraction when was touched by
the sunrays. This stone will radiate of colors that were dominated by
the beautiful green color. These colors were also seen as dancing
around when being stroked soft by the water wavelength when the sunrays
touched the stone that was in the foundation of his stopping place pond
Was available wide parked around the location for the
tourists who came to use the personal car. For the tourists who wanted
to swim, was available the place of the substitute for clothes,
bathroom and WC. To support comfort for tourists was provided temporary
holiday accommodation in order to rests.
To reach the location,
the tourists could use the public's transport or the personal vehicle.
The trip could be begun from the Airport of Walter Monginsidi that was
located in the South Konawe Regency. From this airport, immediately
could head towards the Alam Tanjung Peropa National Park region to be
precise in the place of the dismissal of the end of vehicle. After
arrive in the dismissal of the vehicle of the end, the trip was
continued to the location in a walking manner to the best of 2 km.