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23-06-2016, 15:41
Bolihutuo Beach is known also as Boalemo Indah Beach, this is one alternative destination to spend your weekend. This beach is located in Bolihutuo village, Botumoito sub-district, Boalemo district, Sulawesi Utara Province. It’s 130 km away from Gorontalo City.

The beauty of Bolihutuo Beach is like pearl carpet on Tomini Bay coastal area. White sand combined with chasing waves looks like they’re whitening the blue sea. This view will surely fondle your eyes to enjoy this beach even more. There are shady high pine trees you can find on the edge of the beach which will make the atmosphere even milder.
There are rented boats for you to go around the beach. You will be charged for about IDR 3,000 per minute. There are water-bicycle, speedboats, diving equipments and some other facilities for tourists to rent in Bolihutuo Beach. There are also grottos and gazebos for you to take a rest and relaxed for a while.

Other facilities you can find in the beach are restaurants, cottages and information centre. If you want to stay overnight, you can rent a cottage for about IDR 150,000 per night. To enter the beach you need to pay IDR 3,000 per person.
To reach Pantai Bolihutuo you will have to travel through Gorontalo City, capital city of the Gorontalo province.
Daily flights are available from Jakarta via Makassar to Gorontalo with Lion Air and Sriwijaya Airlines. Garuda Indonesia has also recently opened daily flights to Gorontalo from Jakarta, Denpasar (Bali), Surabaya and Makassar. From Manado, Wings Airand Lion Air now also have daily evening flights to Gorontalo. Tickets for all of these flights can be purchased online.

After arriving at Gorontalo, you will proceed on to Pantai Bolihutuo in the Boalemo District. To reach Pantai Bolihutuo, tourists will have to travel along the Trans-Sulawesi road, a distance of about 120 km from the center of Gorontalo.
From Gorontalo City you can proceed to this beach by private car or rented vehicle. There are also public transportations available at a cost of Rp. 25,000 per person.

23-06-2016, 15:43