5 things to do in Kampar

Kampar is a regency in Riau province which is famous for its Serambi (Mecca), the Kampar Kabupetan is also famous for its historical relics such as Muara Takus Temple, which is a cultural reserve used as a religious destination by Buddhism .

5 things to do in Kampar
5 things to do in Kampar


Kampar District also has religious tourism destinations as well as other historical tourism in the form of mosques, namely Masjid Jami ' located in the village of Tanjung Berulak, Pasar obsolete, District Kampar (Kenagarian Air Tiris), Kampar Regency, Riau. An old mosque that has an important history in the past. This mosque is included in one of the oldest mosques in Sumatra, which was built in the year 1901 A.D.

Here are the full list of tourist attractions in Kampar latest and most visited tourist hits:

1. Bank of Mahligai

The edge of Mahligai is one of the new wiasata that nge-hits during the holidays this year, where the tour is suitable for teenagers, children and large families who want to travel, even the bank Mahligai provide a tent for teenagers who want to nge-camp to this.

Tepi Mahligai tourism is also suitable for the background of the pictures of teenage children who want to look like on the beach and have a very interesting view as if the beach surrounded by forests and beautifully landscaped hills.

And for kids, you can also climb the duck, and also play a fish that is on the river bank. This area is a new tourist destination. Located at kilometer 20 of Bangkinang-Bukittinggi Street. This wisiata place is very beautiful, maybe can be on the list of your tour visit in Kampar.

The Mahligai bank was inaugurated by Regent Kampar as a tourist attraction for traveling lovers.

2. The Kasok

For the western Indonesian tourists, do not be disappointed if you have not had to travel to Raja Ampat famous for the beauty of the sea and its small islands. Kampar also turns out that there is no charm that the molecular Sepetri Raja Ampat. The place is at the top of Ulu Kasok. This place is a lot of tourists say Ulu Kasaok very similar to Raja Ampat.

Located in the village of Gadang Island, XIII District, Koto Kampar, this location offers a glimpse similar to Raja Ampat in West Papua province. In fact, tourists who are to this location call it Raja Ampat ala Kampar.

Lovers of nature and traveling who want to carve memories as if to the king of the four can come to Kampar that will change the shape of your photographs are interesting and as beautiful as possible, and most importantly the entrance fee is very affordable and the road to the location Very nice even very strategic for tourists to find this king of four tourist locations.

The location consists of several islands located in the midst of the dam of the Koto Panjang hydroelectric power plant (PLTA). The water surrounding the island is still green with a forest that is still dense, thus pampering the eyes.

There is no costly cost to enter Puncak Ulu Kasok. Only need to pay for motorcycle parking Rp 10 thousand. And for travelers who want to rent huts that have been equipped with mats, there is no need to spend excess.

3. Simo Island Waterfall

Simo Island is a waterfall tourism and there is a therapeutic fish that can eat dead skin on the feet of humans. This waterfall is located in the village of Tanjung Alai District XIII Koto Kampar Kampar District.

This tour is very interesting and also not only for youth but for those who have a big family and want to enjoy the beauty of nature and bathing with his heart is also suitable for a trip to Simo Island waterfall.

The altitude of Simo Island falls approximately 12 meters with a water depth of about 2 meters. So a lot of tourists are jumping from above the waterfall.  In the tourist areas there are also many people there who sell in the place. This tourist spot is found by the WANAPLHI community is a community of nature lovers.

4. The Temple of Muara Takus

Muara Takus Temple is a tourist destination most popular with the beauty of various forms of temples such as the old Temple and others. The complex of Muara Takus temple is surrounded by a wall measuring 74 x 74 meters, on the outside there is also a land wall measuring 1.5 x 1.5 kilometers to the right banks of the Kampar River.

And more uniquely located around the location there are several temples such as the youngest temple, Palan temple, and the Mahligai Stupa. Nature lovers surely want to visit this temple Arena not only for the holidays, Anmun temple is also a historical place skaligus introduce to children to know and know about the history of the past about the temple and work Buddhist. The location of Muara Takus Temple is located in the XIII district of Koto Kampar, Kampar District, Riau.

5. Jami Mosque ' Air Tiris Kampar

Kampar District also has religious tourism destinations as well as other historical tourism in the form of mosques, namely Masjid Jami ' located in the village of Tanjung Berulak, Pasar obsolete, District Kampar (Kenagarian Air Tiris), Kampar Regency, Riau. An old mosque that has an important history in the past. This mosque is included in one of the oldest mosques in Sumatra, which was built in the year 1901 A.D.

This historic old mosque has been designated as a cultural heritage object in 2004 based on decree of the Minister of Culture and Tourism No. KM. 13/PW. 007/MKP/2004. The decree was established in Jakarta on March 3, 2004 by the Minister of Culture and Tourism, I Gede Ardika. This decision is issued not only to Jami Air Tiris mosque only but with objects of cultural heritage, sites or areas protected by the Republic of Indonesia Law number 5 year 1992.

In the Ke18 century, in the Kampar area there is not yet a mosque. Thus, a scholar named Engku Mudo Songkal proposed the construction of the historical mosque. The construction of this mosque is done by mutual assistance and voluntary. The mosque's founding committee was named Ninik Mamak Nan Dua Belas consisting of various tribes in the local area. The process of building the mosque lasted for 3 years, then in 1904, the mosque was completed and inaugurated with a cut of 10 buffalo.

This is the best tour you can visit during your holiday to Riau, hopefully help you and congratulations on your holiday.

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