Monday, 25 January 2016

Heaven in the Land of Kerinci in Jambi




State A piece of paradise ", says a phrase often used to describe the natural wealth of Kerinci, Jambi.Tanahnya Province lush, cool weather, natural beauty and exotic cultural diversity and hospitality of its people are a great resource potential, especially in the sectors of tourism business development
The natural conditions are still very natural because most of the region is an area of the Kerinci National Park (TNKS), the area is surrounded by hills barisan.Bila seen from a height, the area formerly the West Sumatra region by name South Coast Kerinci it will look like craters or skillet.


Seven Lakes Mountain is located at an altitude of 1,950 m above sea level (asl). With the height of the Seven Lakes Mountain was recorded as the highest lake in Southeast Asia. The lake was formed by the eruption of Mount Seven in hundreds of years ago. Former eruption formed a crater that eventually was filled by rainwater.
Seven Lakes Mountain water into the fountain of Niagara Gunung Tujuh, Telun Berasap Falls, and Sungai Batang Sangir. Gunung Tujuh Waterfalls and Telun Berasap Falls has become another part of the mainstay tourist contained Kerinci regency.
According to the myth that developed in the community, the Seven Lakes Mountain lakes SEKTI (magic). They believe that the lake is maintained and inhabited by two delicate creature resembling a human being escorted by some troops (followers) loyal to resemble a tiger. Both these creatures by people named "Lbei Way" and "Saleh Sri Waiting".
Seven Lakes Mountain natural conditions are still beautiful and unspoiled by people who are not responsible. Natural atmosphere is so soothing, so beautiful and natural panorama, and the water is so clear. These conditions provide peace and serenity for those who visit it.
Seven Lakes Mountain beauty grow full by rows stretch of seven mountains that surround it. The seventh mountain include Mount Hulu Tebo (2,525 m asl), Mount Hulu Sangir (2,330 m asl), Mount Madura Iron (2,418 m asl), Gunung Lumut (2,350 m asl), Mount Basil (2,230 m asl), Mount Jar Bake (2,469 m asl) and Mount Seven (2,735 m asl).
At some point in the lake, there are stretches of sand that resembles a beach. The place can be used by tourists to camp while waiting for the rising of the sun from the eastern horizon. By the time the sun showed his face, the tourists can enjoy the beauty of the stunning lake.
Seven Lakes Mountain is located in the village of Pelompek, District Kayu Aro, Kerinci District, Jambi Province, Indonesia
To reach the location there are three stages of the journey that must be traveled by tourists. First, the trip can be taken through the three alternatives. (1) The trip from the city of Jambi to Full River which is about 500 km, can be reached about 10 hours using public transportation, rental car, or a private car. (2) The trip from Padang to Tapan then proceed to Full River with a distance of 278 km can be reached about 7 hours using public transportation, rental car, or a private car. (3) The journey from Padang to Muaralabuh continued to Full River with a distance of approximately 211 km can be reached about 5-6 hours using public transportation, rental car, or a private car.
Secondly, the journey continues from Sungai Kayu Aro sold to the District or precisely in the village Pelompek using public transport. Distance from the River Full Pelompek to approximately 50 km with a travel time of about 1.5 hours.
Third, from the village to the location Pelompek Seven Lakes Mountain, tourists only need to walk to reach the site with two alternative routes. (1) From the guardhouse Seven Mountain area to the edge of the lake with a distance of 3 km where the terrain is not so difficult and can be reached with a time of about 2.5 hours. (2) From the back of the guesthouse Mount Seven to the edge of the lake at a distance of about 2.5 km where the terrain is rather steep and can be reached in about 3 hours.
For tourists who come from outside the area and wanted to linger, can stay in some grit Tuo village homestay in the not so distant from the village Pelompek (location of the lake). As for the affairs of eating and drinking, the tourists can enjoy specialties Kerinci, such as payo rice, fish curry semah, bateko jerky, nuts Tojin, lemang, or drinking coffee and tea kerinci Kayu Aro in Kerinci district.
Kerinci mountain peak
Mount Kerinci with an altitude of 3,805 m above sea level (asl), is the highest volcano in Indonesia. The mountain has a cone-shaped crater with the upper wall measuring 600 x 580 meters and 120 x 100 meters to the bottom wall. The crater filled with water colored yellowish green.
Mount Kerinci are on the line 10 ° 45.50 '1010 ° south latitude and 160 east longitude. Which runs between the two districts in Jambi province, namely Kerinci and District Running Sulak.
In the area of ​​Mount Kerinci, there are some forest types growing along the slope. The type of forest is Dipterokarp Forest Hill, Dipterokarp Upper Montane Forests and Forest Ericaceous or Mount Forest. Dipterokarp Forest Hill area at an altitude of 300-750 meters above sea level with the main species, such as the Basic Seraya, Principal Keruing, Meranti Principal and Principal Resin Oil. KawasanHutan Dipterokarp On an altitude of 750 to 1.200 meters above sea species that most simple form, such as Mempening Principal, Principal Chestnut, Principal Resin Oil, and Principal Podo. On the slopes there is a rather high Montane forest at an altitude of 1.200 to 1.500 meters above sea level or contained in Bukit Fraser and Cameron Highlands. In this type of forest grows many subjects Tyre leaf conifers such as the Basic Pain, Sprus and Gelam Mount. In this forest there is also a Rafflesia flower, pot Monkey and Principal Rhododendron. With lower temperatures and wind firmer create trees that grow in the forest with an average height of between 1.5 meters to 18 meters. Last is Ericaceous Forest or Forest Mountains at an altitude above 1,500 meters above sea level. This forest has a major species, such as Chelate Principal, Principal pots Kera, various types of shrub, reed, resam, nail-ferns and mosses.
After passing through the forest and up to the top of the mountain at an altitude of 3805 m above sea level, the tourists can witness the stunning scenery to be missed. The tourists can see in every direction winds to see the panoramic view of Mount Kerinci with a vast expanse of forests, verdant tea plantations were merged into a single unit in a symphony of natural beauty of Mount Kerinci.
The location can be reached by road with two alternatives: first, the journey begins from the city of Jambi to the River Filled with a distance of about 500 km, with a travel time of about 10 hours using public transportation, car rental or private cars.
Secondly, the trip can be started from Padang to Tapan then proceed to Full River with a distance of 278 km. Time it takes about 7 hours using public transportation, car rental or private cars.
There are no five-star class hotel in Kerinci today, but the tourists do not need to worry because in Full River City (the capital of Kerinci district), there are many Melati class hotels with rates that are reasonably priced starting from Rp. 50000.00-Rp.100.000,00 per night per room (February 2008). For matters of eating and drinking, it is not fitting that during in Kerinci Payo not try to eat rice, fish curry Semah, Beteko Fillet, Nuts Tojin, Lemang and Orange Pelompek, or drinking coffee and tea Kayu Aro Kerinci.
Telun Berasap Falls is a natural attractions that exist in Kerinci District, Jambi Province. The waterfall is sourced from rivers that disgorge in Seven Lakes Mountain which flows through the steep cliff with a height of about 50 m. Jambi people call Telun Berasap Falls because of the flow of water coming down, causing "water fog" around him.
Behind Telun Berasap Falls, there is a cave. The local community does not dare enter the cave because the terrain is so difficult to pass. Torrential waterfall with cliffs, causing the cave had never been visited by the public as well as the tourists who visit the attraction Telun Berasap Falls.
Waterfall Telun Barasap presents a beautiful landscape, with a heavy flow of water to form a soft splash of water that looks like white smoke or also known as water mist. Grains of water vapor formed from the water mist beautiful color when exposed to sunlight by reflecting light sheen colorful.
This waterfall is located in the village of Telun Berasap, District Kayu Aro, Kerinci District, Jambi Province, Indonesia.
The location can be reached by landline with three alternatives. First, the trip starts from the city of Jambi to the River Filled with a distance of approximately 500 km, while the latency for about 10 hours by using public transportation, car rental or private cars.
Secondly, the trip can be started from Padang to Tapan then proceed to Full River with a distance of 278 km. Travel time taken for about 7 hours using public transportation, car rental or private cars.
Third, the journey begins from Padang to Muaralabuh, then proceed to grit Tuo. Distance from the city of Padang to a location about 211 km and can be reached in about 5-6 hours using public transportation, car rental or private cars.
Full River in the city (the capital of Kerinci district), there are many budget class hotel with rates starting from Rp. 15000.00-Rp.100.000,00 (February 2008). The hotels are quite convenient as a place to stay with pretty good service. For matters of eating and drinking, it is not fitting that during in Kerinci Payo not try to eat rice, fish curry Semah, Beteko Fillet, Nuts Tojin, Lemang and Orange Pelompek, or drinking coffee and tea Kayu Aro Kerinci.
Lake Kerinci
The lake is located at the foot of Mount Raja is the largest lake in Kerinci district. Wide lake is approximately 5000 square meters with a height of 783 meters above sea level.
The scenery around the lake is so captivating. The eyes will not get tired of seeing the expanse of clear water background graceful mountain ranges. In the middle of the lake looks fishing boats are being sailed the calm water surface, where dwells a lot of species of fish caught by the local society.
In the villages around the lake, there are a number of relic supposedly carved stone megaliths humans who lived thousands of years ago. The existence of these carved stones indicate that the area around Lake Kerinci is an area that was inhabited early humans.
Lake Kerinci Festival held every year Kerinci Lake featuring a wide range of community arts attractions Jambi. The purpose of this festival is to give a treat to the tourists who come to visit.
Lake Kerinci Kerinci Lake located in the district and subdistrict Around Lake Kerinci, ProvinsiJambi, Indonesia
To reach the location can be reached by landline with some alternatives: first alternative: the journey begins from the city of Jambi to Full River. The distance between Jambi with Full River about 500 km and takes about 10 hours. The trip can be done with land vehicles such as public transportation, car rental or private cars.
The second alternative: the trip can be started from the city of Padang to Tapan then proceed to Full River with a distance of 278 km. A trip taken for about 7 hours. The trip can be done by public transportation, car rental or private cars.
The third alternative: the journey begins from Padang to Muaralabuh, then proceed to grit Tuo. Distance from the city of Padang to a location about 211 km with a travel time of approximately 5-6 hours. The trip can be done with land vehicles such as public transportation, car rental or private cars.
The entrance fee to the attractions of Rp 3,000 for adult and Rp 2,000 for children.
There are no five-star class hotel in Kerinci today, but visitors do not worry because in town Full River, the capital of Kerinci district, there are many budget class hotel with rates starting from Rp. 15,000-100,000 with pretty good service. For matters of eating and drinking, it is not fitting that during in Kerinci Payo not try to eat rice, fish curry Semah, Batokok Fillet, Nuts Tojin, Lemang and Orange Pelompek, or drinking coffee and tea Kayu Aro Kerinci.