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An average tourist site

The site is Okay. It's only the stones what made it different from the others. Nothing more. It's... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2018
MsFieHan
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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megalith stone

in bori' simbuang you can see there ar e many menhirs and different kind of graves wich only in... read more

Reviewed May 27, 2018
SOLATA
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It is a combination of ceremonial grounds and burials. The ceremonial ground is an open space used for traditional ceremonies, including rituals for the dead and thanksgiving.
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Rantepao 91853, Indonesia
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Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

The site is Okay. It's only the stones what made it different from the others. Nothing more. It's not located in the city, about 20 - 30 mins from rantepao market. Distance wise, not so far from the city but the access road is narrow....More

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Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

in bori' simbuang you can see there ar e many menhirs and different kind of graves wich only in toraja.

Thank SOLATA
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Reviewed April 8, 2018

When you are tired of all those cave graves and stone graves in Tana Toraja, come here for something different! There are 102 menhirs in total here, at Bori Kalimbuang. This megalith site is classified as tourism object from UNESCO world cultural heritage.

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Reviewed January 22, 2018

Bori is an incredibly interesting stop on the Toraja tour. The area by the parking lot is filled with monoliths, while as you go further up the mountain there are large boulders with graves carved into the stone. It's a beautiful forest with paths that...More

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Reviewed January 3, 2018

On the road from Rantepao to Batutumonga, in the middle of stunning rice paddies, you will find the site of Bori’ Parinding. It is a combination of ceremonial grounds and burials. The ceremonial ground is an open space used for traditional ceremonies, including rituals for...More

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Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

One of the must see sites in Toraja. Composed of a few traditional Tongkonan Torajan traditional houses, burial sites carved in stones and most unique is the many monolitic stones on the ground for burial ceremonies. Relatively easy 30min drive from Rantepao.

Thank BengJYT
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Reviewed November 10, 2017

Visiting Toraja is getting to know their culture, Bori Parinding, now known as Bori Kalimbuang, is a place where a high-level funeral ceremony is held.There are 102 megalit stone standing upright as a marker of every funeral ceremony.

Thank Mama2010
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Reviewed September 11, 2017

First, this place no longer as Bori' Parinding, but Bori Kalimbuang. And this place is awesome. Not many tourist visited this place. When I and my friend visit this place, we're the only Indonesian people. The stone which is the main attraction here is stupendous....More

Thank Rainhard F
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Reviewed June 21, 2017

This is also a very interesting tourist attractions in Torajaland. There are lots of megalithic rock burials, menhirs of every imaginable shapes and there is also a Tarra tree as the baby graves on the top.

Thank Andresguia
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Reviewed June 4, 2017

This is the best magical place in Toraja that I visited. Not many tourists coming, so you can soak all the beauty and authenticity offered by this place. We didn't have the time to go through the paths leading up into the site, however the...More

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