Manado is one of the
major cities of Indonesia, and the capital of North Sulawesi,
which is well known for its magnificent landscape, the natural
beauty, tranquility, which draws the attention of lots of tourists
throughout the year.
The cheerful and joyful
people of Manado welcome visitors with affection and hospitality.
The city is very safe for the tourists where the people of
different religions lived with unity. This city is the ideal place
for shopping as everything is so much cheap in this city.
There are various budget hotels as well as expensive hotels in
Manado, which are suitable for different types of tourists. This
city is the favorite place for the food lovers. Manadonese food is
well known all over Indonesia as the flavor of choice is very
spicy. Sugar is used little and flavor added through lemon and
Manado is famous all
over the region for its diving areas and Bunaken is one of the
best and maybe the most well maintained national marine park in
Indonesia, which is situated very close to Manado that is amazing.
This island is still unexploited the underwater world is
Bunaken National Park
offers beautiful scenery, which mesmerized the tourists with its
peaceful environment. Ban Hin Kiong – a 19th century Buddhist
temple, Orchid garden, Kairagi Village are some of the famous
tourist destination near Manado.
International Airport located 13 kilometres (8.1 mi) northeast of Manado where flights arrive
and depart from Bali, Jakarta, Singapore and the charter flights
to major cities in China.
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