in Provinsi Sulawesi Selatan, Indonesia

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-2.970 and 119.898 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -2° 58' 12" and E 119° 53' 52"
Currency and Currency Code:
Rupiah - IDR
Spoken languages:
Indonesian, English, Dutch, Javanese
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 05:15 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Asia/Makassar
UTC/GMT offset: 7 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:57 am and 5:56 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
2.967 and -59.983 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Indonesia in South-Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 3,4 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Indonesia.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Indonesia. Last Update: 2024-05-19 08:11:23

Discover Rantepao

Rantepao in Provinsi Sulawesi Selatan with it's 40,438 citizens is a place in Indonesia about 926 mi (or 1,491 km) east of Jakarta, the country's capital city.

Current time in Rantepao is now 05:15 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Makassar with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 8 airports near Rantepao, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Indonesia is Pongtiku Airport in a distance of 7 mi (or 12 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Rantepang, Totumbang, Rindingallo, Makale and Tangratte. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 80 °F

Morning Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Night Temperature 20°C / 67 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 71%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 62% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 20th of May 2024

28°C (83 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Tuesday, 21st of May 2024

28°C (82 °F)
20°C (69 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Wednesday, 22nd of May 2024

27°C (81 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.


Published: April 23, 2012
Length: 15:00 min
Rating: 4 of 5

Some views of Rantepao city main city of Toraja country.

Rantepao dalam 1 menit: Bundaran Rantepao

Published: January 12, 2015
Length: 39:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Orang Toraja

Video timelapse di landmark bundaran kota Rantepao. Jangan lupa dikasih jempol dan komentar kalau berkenan. Kurre sumanga'

Rantepao 31 Des 2012

Published: December 30, 2013
Length: 20:52 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Orang Toraja

Suasana lalu lintas di Rantepao, Toraja Utara pada akhir tahun 2012 (31 Desember 2012).

Rantepao dalam 1 menit: Malango - Bolu - Pasele

Published: January 12, 2015
Length: 33:45 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Orang Toraja

Video timelapse menyusuri jalanan di kota kecil Rantepao - Toraja Utara. http://tv.torajaland.com.

Begrafenisrituelen in Toroja Tonenpaul's photos around Rantepao, Indonesia (rantepao hotels)

Published: December 02, 2010
Length: 39:55 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu

Preview of Tonenpaul's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: http://www.travelpod.com/travel-blog-entries/tonenpaul/1/1248090865/tpod.html This blog preview was made by TravelPod using...

Pesta Kembang Api - Malam Tahun Baru 2015 di Rantepao #1 (GoPro Video HD)

Published: March 23, 2015
Length: 59:02 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Orang Toraja

Suasana pergantian tahun memasuki Tahun Baru 2015 dengan Pesta Kembang Api di Rantepao, Toraja Utara - Sulawesi Selatan. Filmed with GoPro Hero 4 Silver Edition.

Drum Band Hari Kemerdekaan di Rantepao

Published: April 09, 2015
Length: 03:59 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Orang Toraja

Salah satu tradisi peringatan hari kemerdekaan RI di toraja adalah penampilan drumb band. Direkam dengan iPhone pada 17 Agustus 2012.

Mountain Biking in North Toraja, South Sulawesi, Indonesia.

Published: October 05, 2013
Length: 34:00 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: alex saroengallo

Mountain Biking From about 25 km from the start of Pedamaran (Coffee Plantation Toarco Jaya) Passing several villages to Rantepao.

Indonesia 2004 - Funeral ceremony I-2 ( 0160)

Published: October 30, 2012
Length: 00:58 min
Rating: 2 of 5
Author: Jan van Bekkum

Indonesia 2004 - Funeral ceremony I-2 ( 0160) Funeral ceremonies around Rantepao in Toradja, Indonesia are a very important event. More affluent and powerful families organize the event that...

Giant Eel of Sulawesi .,.,.,.,.,.,.,.,.,Ƣݔҩᾫ٨ӷ quaoar

Published: November 12, 2009
Length: 17:16 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Quaoar Power

Anguilla celebesensis and its captor in Rantepao, Sulawesi, March 2000.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.


Rantepao is a town and capital of North Toraja Regency, which is known for the cultural center of Toraja ethnic group. National and regional tourism offices have developed the city as the starting point for visiting Tana Toraja, since the area was opened for tourism in 1970s. Hotels, restaurants and other Toraja tourist attractions were found anywhere in the city.

Located at -2.969, 119.9 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
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Populated places in South Sulawesi

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: