MANADO, ZONAUTARA.com – The best rafting in North Sulawesi located in Timbukar Village, Sonder District, Minahasa Regency. It is an interesting natural tourist attraction must visited while in North Sulawesi.
It is only about two hours from Sam Ratulangi Airport Manado to get to Timbukar Village. Along the way will be served with a fresh nature, especially when passsing Tomohon City.
Arriving at Timbukar village, we are immediately greeted with the sounds of Nimanga River that would be able to eliminate the feeling of fatigue because of the travel. White Water Rafting is perfect for those who like adventure and challenge. It takes about two hours to finish in Tangkuney Village (9 Km).
Coolness of Timbukar nature is the reason Angkasa Pura 1 held media gathering at Karapi Rafting tourist site, on Saturday (10/2/2018), which involves representatives of media in North Sulawesi. General Manager Angkasa Pura 1 Minggus ET Ganeguei said they really enjoy the rafting fun.
According to him they are very exciting when the water splashes sweep the body, as if reminding us the beauty of God’s creation. Whitewater rafting can be interpreted as an obstacle exercise and a challenge that must be avoided.
“In 2018 there are challenges or obstacles. Just as we are rafting we must not escape the obstacle. But by working together, we can get to the destination well,” said Minggus.
Before explored the river you have to get briefing from the experienced guide and use international standard equipment. Every raft just hold up to six persons including an experienced guide. After doing raft you will be pick up by the car.
Editor: Eva Aruperes