Barru was a small kingdom and ruled by kings, before it became a district in 1960. In 1960, it became self sufficient Barru district with 7 sub-districts and 40 villages. Ule River or which is also known as Celebes Canyon is a popular tourist attraction and attracts many young tourists because of its exotic boulders which surround the area, the area holds clear water and is often used by tourists for water activities. The natural beauty of Barru district and Celebes Canyon was nominated as the second most popular tourist destination in category of Anugerah Pesona Wisata. The route to reach Celebes Canyon is through many beautiful landscapes and paddy fields, the beauty is so mesmerizing that one doesn't feel exhausted after the long journey.


Pulau Duttungeng

Air Terjun Waesai

Pantai Ujung Batu

Suku To Balo

Lappa Laona

Celebes Canyon

Bukit Maddo

Puncak Kappire

Air Terjun Batu Lappa

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Festival Budaya To Berru

"Just had a memorable visit from sulsel.
Not gonna forget this trip forever"

"Bira has a very nice beach with white
sand and sunshine. You can see spectacular
sunrise and sunset. An excellent place to spent
your holidays here."

Kuliner Khas barru

Gogos & Salted Egg

Gogos is a traditional food cooked by burning. The basic ingredient is glutinous rice cooked first with coconut milk to soak it up, but not until cooked. After that it is wrapped in banana leaves and the ends are folded and pierced with sticks so that the contents do not come out, then burned. Gogos itself is without filling and some are filled. Gogos, which is filled with gogos, or gogos contents. The contents are usually tuna mixed with roasted coconut and spices.

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