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Fishing and floating homes

A pleasant trip on the lake to see the fishermen and visit the floating village. in a motorised... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Judith T
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London, United Kingdom
Vakantie Indonesië

With a kind of canoë you go to the floatinghouses visit the people who live there and drink coffee... read more

Reviewed November 19, 2017
Gerard v
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  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
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“floating houses” (12 reviews)
“fried banana” (9 reviews)
“fish” (5 reviews)
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Sengkang, Indonesia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A pleasant trip on the lake to see the fishermen and visit the floating village. in a motorised canoe.

Thank Judith T
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

With a kind of canoë you go to the floatinghouses visit the people who live there and drink coffee with fried banana. A nice experience.

Thank Gerard v
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

The usual package is a boat tour in the lake, and have coffee and fried banana fritters (pisang goreng) in one of the local floating houses, but we went a mile ahead to overnight at the house (request from your guide!) and this is the...More

Thank yimin516
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

It is a magic place to float around in one of the local boats. Experience the hospitality and drink a coffee in one of the floating houses.

Thank M_vanderRoest
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We had the visit to the buggies house in the Temple Lake. The boats ate quite basic and the initial part of the visit is not very nice because you pass through the back houses with not very nice look. When you are at the...More

Thank Rciurana
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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

You jump on a small motorized fishing boat carrying max 3 people and you speed off over Tempe Lake. Tempe is a very shallow lake with a lot of fisher men, birds and even trees growing in the like. You visit some floating houses where...More

Thank Rinke Z
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Reviewed 9 July 2017

Take a guide who will help you understand the traditional village life and the importance of caring for the ecology and environment.,,, and you will be impressed. The tour gives you insight into life in the floating villages (wet and dry seasons alike) and you...More

Thank DeannToni
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

We stopped in Sengkang on our way to Makassar and decided to take a boat to tour the lake and visit the floating fishermen village. From our hotel (BBC), we walked to the the river and it took an hour by boat o reach the...More

Thank Michel P
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Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Our visit to this lake started off with being neutral towards going. We weren't that excited nor were we against it. But wow! 100% recommend this to anyone traveling through the area! We saw the beautiful sunset over the mountain as were travelled back to...More

Thank Carrinperrins
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Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

I always took my friend to this lake. various opinions from them. Not bad, good, nice, great, and wanna stay in the like. I read some bad reviews about this lake. Doesnt like because of the price, tourism perpetrator, or expectations that are not as...More

4  Thank emiibakrii
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