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Magnificent menhirs!

When you are tired of all those cave graves and stone graves in Tana Toraja, come here for... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
yimin516
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Fascinating site with various graves

Bori is an incredibly interesting stop on the Toraja tour. The area by the parking lot is filled... read more

Reviewed January 23, 2018
Timmi002
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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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 2 weeks ago

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 23, 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 31, 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.

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Reviewed November 11, 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.

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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 22, 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.

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Reviewed June 5, 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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Reviewed January 27, 2017 via mobile

First of all the ride to Bori, we went by motorbike, is great. Beautiful views in a quiet environment. Lots of photo stops. At Bori they have the typical houses, the megaliths, the cave graves and the tree graves. Not far from Rantepao. We saw...More

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Reviewed January 10, 2017

Plenty of alternatives that give you a similar feel but nevertheless nice to stop. Identical as Kete Kesu the place where all the tourist stop but still feels authenical

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