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Poso Destination Guide

Delve into Poso in Indonesia!

Poso in the region of Central Sulawesi with it's 47,110 residents is located in Indonesia - some 1,015 mi (or 1,633 km) East of Jakarta, the country's capital.

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Current time in Poso is now 06:11 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Makassar" with an UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Wotu, Wonorejo, Watuawu, Makassar, Tongko or Pam. While being here, make sure to check out Tagolu, Poso, Mabunto, Tonipa, Bunta and Ranononcu as well. We discovered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Test Profil Dinas Pariwisata Kab Poso

03:35 min ( October 24, 2012 by 60ndeso)
Views: 67 - Rating: 5/5

Bagian dari tugas kuliah, Thanks to DISPARBUD KAB. POSO

Chamaniser chez les Wanas Surledep's pho...

01:28 min ( April 01, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW4)
Views: 116 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Surledep's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these vide...


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Interesting facts about this location

2000 Walisongo school massacre

The Walisongo school massacre is the name given to a series of attacks by Christian militants on the 28 May 2000 upon several predominantly Muslim villages around Poso town, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia as part of a broader sectarian conflict in the Poso region. Officially the total number killed in the attacks is 165, but there is no definite figure of how many died.

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Located at -1.4, 120.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:2000 in Indonesia, Central Sulawesi, Conflicts in 2000, Mass murder in 2000, Massacres in Indonesia, Religiously motivated violence in Indonesia, School massacres, School shootings, Sectarian violence

Poso

Poso is the main port and transportation hub for the northeastern coast of Central Sulawesi, Indonesia. Its geographical location is {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:1|24|S|120|45|E||| | |name= }}. Poso is the administrative capital of Poso Regency, is located exactly in the middle of the province on the shore of the Gulf of Tomini, right in the central part of Sulawesi island, and is the main port and transportation hub for the northeastern coast of Sulawesi.

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Located at -1.4, 120.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Central Sulawesi

Kasiguncu Airport

Kasiguncu Airport is an airport in Poso, Indonesia.

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Located at -1.4, 120.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Indonesia

Nepenthes glabrata

Nepenthes glabrata is a tropical pitcher plant endemic to Sulawesi. The species grows in open, high forest at elevations of 1600 to 2100 m. It produces dainty, colourful pitchers reaching only a few centimetres in height. These traps are red speckled on a yellowish background, giving them a "hand painted" appearance. The specific epithet glabrata is derived from the Latin word glaber, meaning "hairless", and refers to the mostly glabrous nature of this species.

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Located at -1.4, 120.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Carnivorous plants of Asia, Nepenthes, Plants described in 1984, Vulnerable plants