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This large Jesus statue just appears on a mountaintop off in the distance. Quite unexpected but... read more

Reviewed January 19, 2018
Jakarta, Indonesia
Jesus' Love

Toraja is better now. There are many additional tourist destination, such as Lolai, Buntu Burake... read more

Reviewed December 9, 2017
Trayni A
Makassar, Indonesia
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| Bukit Buntu Burake, Makale 91811, Indonesia
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All reviews under construction jesus statue worth a visit nice place tana toraja beautiful scenery city ps sunset stairs cloudy hill view highlands site
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Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

here in jesus statue you can see the higher jesus statue in the world,it meanly that symbolishm of blessing cause the positions of the statue like a father who give blessing to his childrens

1  Thank fritztoraja
Reviewed January 19, 2018

This large Jesus statue just appears on a mountaintop off in the distance. Quite unexpected but this is Catholic Tana Toraja after all. The views from the top are amazing, though be warned, the place is still under construction. Some areas with no guardrails, broken...More

1  Thank Timmi002
Reviewed January 8, 2018

Amazing Makale city view from up above. It's a very nice place that you can visit by car or motorcycle. My husband told me that you can also reach this place via stairs too. It's about 15-20 minutes car ride from Makale city center. The...More

2  Thank Pramesti S
Reviewed December 9, 2017

Toraja is better now. There are many additional tourist destination, such as Lolai, Buntu Burake Hill and Ollon. This year I went to Toraja on April 2017. My visiting target was Lolai and I wanted to return to Kete'Kesu, but I got suggestion to visit...More

Thank Trayni A
Reviewed September 20, 2017

Amazing view of city of Makale form the location. The surrounding mountain was majestic and breathtaking. Visit during the sunset and it will enhance the mood and experience. Its very easy to access from the city of Makale, so for sure its a MUST visit...More

Thank Jexen2013
Reviewed September 12, 2017

We went there on a early morning trip. We didn't plan to go there but our driver suggested and we said OK. And we didn't regret it. It is a nice place. We can tell that it's new. May be it's not fully finished yet,...More

Thank fr4nc1sc4
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

It took us 20 minutes to reach the Buntu Burangke hill top from Makale Town. On top the Burangke Hill , a colossal statue of Jesus blessing the land can be seen. From the adjacent view point we can have a magnificent view of the...More

Thank Stefanus N
Reviewed June 5, 2017

The path has not all been paved, it is still under construction. Aiming to build the biggest Jesus statue, well, I think they succeed it. The road uphill is steep but alright. From the parking lot, we need to climb a little bit to come...More

Thank Apuspita
Reviewed May 7, 2017

This is the highest above sea level Jesus statue in the world, although not the biggest one. The construction was not finish yet, but the statue itself had been finished. The statue was amazing and we can see the view of Makale city from here.

Thank Samuelpas
Reviewed March 9, 2017 via mobile

Site is still unfinished. Road is unpaved yet but it is still worthwhile to walk up. You can have a good view of the city.

Thank dtlau
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