Ranau Lake or Danau ranau is name of lake in Lampung. It becomes very famous sounding Indonesian people because Ranau Lake has uploaded into electronic newsletter such as website, blog, and others lately. This lake is made of the Volcano eruption and earthquake that make hole on concave, of course it is huge enough. It locates in border between West Lampung Province and South Ogan Komering Ulu, South Sumatra Province. This is the second big lake in Sumatra after Danau Toba or Toba Lake. This lake also famous because there are many fisherman to look for fish in this lake. Four kind of fish that are available in this lake like freshwater fish. Then you will find also an island that is called Marisa’s Island, if you fell tired of that you could go into that Island and spend your short time by taking a bath with pure hot water or seeing waterfall.
Besides, surrounding there are mountain range that usually used for climber for students or universities’ student that is called Seminung Mountain. If you want to visit Ranau lake or danau ranau you need to rest in Lombok Ranau resort. It is located on the shores of Ranau Lake, District Seminung Lumbok, and it has an area of approximately 15 hectares. Then for you who want to climb Seminung Mountain, we suggest that you will be guided by functionary of local place in order to guide you to know around it.
This place is really appropriate for you all, if you want to spend your holiday with your family because this place is out of pollution from big city. Moreover, you will find 3 stars hotel around the lake for your reservation.
How to get in Ranau Lake:
However, you need to pass some potholes on the way of that lake. Fist you have to arrive in Liwa city that is West Lampung province. You will guided by some people there to get in that location, the location is not quite far just about 25 km or four about 1 hours to get in Ranau Lake.
source :ady mifarizki & southsumatratourism.com