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Watansoppeng Destination Guide

Touring Watansoppeng in Indonesia

Watansoppeng in the region of South Sulawesi is located in Indonesia - some 906 mi or ( 1458 km ) East of Jakarta , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Watansoppeng

Time in Watansoppeng is now 12:40 AM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Makassar " with a UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Watampone, Makassar, Taccipi, Sengkang, and Samarinda. Being here already, consider visiting Watampone . We collected some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Check out our recommendations for Watansoppeng ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


A Gory Toraja Funeral: Sulawesi, Indonesia

3:06 min by travelswithsheila
Views: 25335 Rating: 2.02 WARNING - GORY SECTIONS OF VIDEO. The Toraja people are Christians but still include animal sacrifice in their funeral rites. The more animals sacrificed, the more respect pa ..

A Day Hike In Toraja Land Part I: Sulawesi, Indonesia

3:05 min by travelswithsheila
Views: 15621 Rating: 5.00 A day hike in the hills of Toraja to learn a little more about the customs, agriculture, villages and interact with the people. Cacao plants (chocolate), coffee plantations, ..

A Toraja Funeral Butcher Shop: Sulawesi, Indonesia

2:28 min by travelswithsheila
Views: 14749 Rating: 3.50 When a Toraja person dies, the remains are embalmed for what could be months until the entire family can gather for a big celebration that lasts for days. Villagers and relat ..

Kete Kesu & The Last Hanging Graves Sulawesi, Indonesia

2:24 min by travelswithsheila
Views: 3510 Rating: 4.50 Ketu Kesu is one the oldest villages in Toraja Land, Suaya is the oldest. Some time spent here and then on to the last hanging grave site for this trip. Torajan life revolves ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Soppeng Regency

Soppeng Regency is a regency in South Sulawesi province of Indonesia. Soppeng Regency has its seat of government (capital) in Watansoppeng. The capital of Soppeng Regency is located 180 km from Makassar

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Located at -4.35 119.88 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Regencies of South Sulawesi


Watansoppeng is a town in South Sulawesi province of Indonesia and it is the capital of Soppeng Regency. This town is also popular as Kota Kalong, which means megabat city. About 12,500 black Flying-foxes overhang on trees in city. Charley Boorman visited Watansoppeng in 2009 as part of By Any Means 2.

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Located at -4.35 119.88 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Populated places in South Sulawesi

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Watansoppeng