English

A Closer Look to Hilisimaetano, a Cultural Village in South Nias

Jumat, 15 Juli 2022 - 05:32 | 36.29k
A Closer Look to Hilisimaetano, a Cultural Village in South Nias
The local community of Hilisimaetano performing traditional culture. (Photo: Holiday Ayo) 
Editor: Khodijah Siti

TIMESINDONESIA, JAKARTA – If you willing to travel to a remote area in Indonesia and feel the real culture where everyone still holds onto it then Hilisimaetano will be the right choice. This cultural village will give such an exotic experience of enjoying the local culture.

Located in Maniamolo District, South Nias Regency, North Sumatra, Hilisimaetano is put on the top 50 of Indonesia Tourism Award 2022. this place offers a real deal of local culture especially the tradition. The local community holds the tradition like it was half of their soul.

Some meghalitic age tools could even be found in this village. The local community man and woman even will dress in traditional way using their traditional day to day costume. Such a captivating view you found in this modern day.

Hilisimaetano-a.jpgsource: kemenparekraf.go.id

You will also find a small kingdom that rule this area. The society were divided into class and they still have those hundreds years traditional dance and games such as Mogaele dance, tiger dance, stone jumping, and more.

As for the stone jumping which also known as fahombo, it will only be performed by the local guy. It need your skill and competence in jumping 2 meter high pile of stones. Those men who able to jump this stone will stated as a full adults and it's some kind of pride for them.

To watch the beauty of those lush vast green rice field will also be such nice view to have. To top it of, you could also visit the souvenir shops located on the local traditional market of Hilisimaetano which you will say as a small folks market. They have such a nice crafts like hats, wooden sculptures, or even swords. (*)

**) Dapatkan update informasi pilihan setiap hari dari TIMES Indonesia dengan bergabung di Grup Telegram TI Update. Caranya, klik link ini dan join. Pastikan Anda telah menginstal aplikasi Telegram di HP.



Publisher : Sholihin Nur

EKORAN

TERBARU

  • 20 Dosen-Karyawan UNISMA Dapat Umroh Gratis di Hari Kemerdekaan
    20 Dosen-Karyawan UNISMA Dapat Umroh Gratis di Hari Kemerdekaan
    17/08/2022 - 21:18
  • NASA Siap Meluncurkan Roket Raksasanya ke Bulan
    NASA Siap Meluncurkan Roket Raksasanya ke Bulan
    17/08/2022 - 21:06
  • Perselisihan Lahan Antar Warga dengan PT GPK, DPRD Bontang Bantu Menyelesaikan
    Perselisihan Lahan Antar Warga dengan PT GPK, DPRD Bontang Bantu Menyelesaikan
    17/08/2022 - 20:48
  • 73 Warga Binaan Rutan Banjarnegara Terima Remisi, 4 Diantaranya Bebas
    73 Warga Binaan Rutan Banjarnegara Terima Remisi, 4 Diantaranya Bebas
    17/08/2022 - 20:42
  • 77 Bendera Merah Putih Dikibarkan di Bundaran Glaser Probolinggo
    77 Bendera Merah Putih Dikibarkan di Bundaran Glaser Probolinggo
    17/08/2022 - 20:36

TIMES TV

Nyaman dan Aman, Yuk Belanja ke Matos

Nyaman dan Aman, Yuk Belanja ke Matos

10/11/2021 - 09:39

Suara Merdu Dipikat Label Maia Estianty- Ninaya Ilena

Suara Merdu Dipikat Label Maia Estianty- Ninaya Ilena
Jelajah Kopi Nusantara : Sukron, Anak Desa Bangkitkan Kopi Taji

Jelajah Kopi Nusantara : Sukron, Anak Desa Bangkitkan Kopi Taji
Jelajah Kopi Nusantara : Sukron, Anak Desa Bangkitkan Kopi Taji

Jelajah Kopi Nusantara : Sukron, Anak Desa Bangkitkan Kopi Taji
Pemkot Malang Kuatkan Infrastruktur Digital Penunjang Smart City Melalui Wifi Gratis

Pemkot Malang Kuatkan Infrastruktur Digital Penunjang Smart City Melalui Wifi Gratis

iGuides

  • Tawarkan Konsep Baru, Saygon Hotel and Cottage Terekomendasi Iguides 5 Star
    20/03/2022 - 18:00
  • Skipjack, Kuliner Seafood Murah Rasa Bintang Lima, iGuides Recommended!
    Skipjack, Kuliner Seafood Murah Rasa Bintang Lima, iGuides Recommended!
    28/01/2022 - 10:38
  • Miliki Kolam Ombak Ikonik, Saygon Waterpark Iguides Recommended
    Miliki Kolam Ombak Ikonik, Saygon Waterpark Iguides Recommended
    07/12/2021 - 20:06
  • De Potrek Bromo, Cafe Viral Terekomendasi 5 Star iGuides
    De Potrek Bromo, Cafe Viral Terekomendasi 5 Star iGuides
    19/07/2020 - 16:35
  • Hadir Bernuansa Modern, Bendega Restaurant Bali Terekomendasi 5 Star iGuides
    Hadir Bernuansa Modern, Bendega Restaurant Bali Terekomendasi 5 Star iGuides
    12/10/2019 - 11:05

KOPI TIMES

  • Tujuan Indonesia Merdeka
    Tujuan Indonesia Merdeka
    17/08/2022 - 18:17
  • Lingkaran Togog Membunuh Dursasana
    Lingkaran Togog Membunuh Dursasana
    17/08/2022 - 10:46
  • 17 (pitulasan) ke 77: Pitulungan, Pituduh, Pitutur
    17 (pitulasan) ke 77: Pitulungan, Pituduh, Pitutur
    17/08/2022 - 05:33
  • Bangkit Lebih Kuat dalam Mengisi Kemerdekaan
    Bangkit Lebih Kuat dalam Mengisi Kemerdekaan
    17/08/2022 - 04:02
  • Gus Men & Pelaksanaan Haji Paripurna Pasca Corona
    Gus Men & Pelaksanaan Haji Paripurna Pasca Corona
    16/08/2022 - 07:32
  • Perlukah 'Motif' dalam Kasus Irjen Ferdy Sambo?
    Perlukah 'Motif' dalam Kasus Irjen Ferdy Sambo?
    15/08/2022 - 17:14
  • Retrospeksi 77 tahun Kemerdekaan di Sektor Pendidikan
    Retrospeksi 77 tahun Kemerdekaan di Sektor Pendidikan
    15/08/2022 - 16:11
  • KKN di Perguruan Tinggi: Sebuah Pengabdian atau Sekadar Penggugur Kewajiban?
    KKN di Perguruan Tinggi: Sebuah Pengabdian atau Sekadar Penggugur Kewajiban?
    15/08/2022 - 15:29

KULINER

  • Pepes Ayam Kemangi, Olahan Tak Biasa yang Bikin Kangen 
    Pepes Ayam Kemangi, Olahan Tak Biasa yang Bikin Kangen 
    17/08/2022 - 00:47
  • Ragam Kue Beras, Makanan Khas Korea yang Sering Muncul di Drakor
    Ragam Kue Beras, Makanan Khas Korea yang Sering Muncul di Drakor
    16/08/2022 - 10:07
  • Bola-Bola Nasi Keju, Menu Bekal Enak Pasti Kenyang
    Bola-Bola Nasi Keju, Menu Bekal Enak Pasti Kenyang
    16/08/2022 - 05:00
  • Bola-Bola Nasi Keju, Menu Bekal Enak Pasti Kenyang
    Bola-Bola Nasi Keju, Menu Bekal Enak Pasti Kenyang
    16/08/2022 - 05:00
  • Dijual di Pusat Perbelanjaan, Jajanan Jadul Khas Gresik Naik Kelas
    Dijual di Pusat Perbelanjaan, Jajanan Jadul Khas Gresik Naik Kelas
    15/08/2022 - 19:04