Many provinces in Indonesia are fortunate enough to be awarded very charming natural scenery, one of which is Riau.
This province also has many charming natural attractions and of course Instagramable, ranging from waterfalls, lakes, to hills.
In the capital of the province, Pekanbaru, there are also many historical heritage buildings whose authenticity is still maintained and keeps a lot of Indonesian history, such as the Siak Palace to the Muara Takus Temple.
The limestone hill has always been an interesting tourist spot to visit. One of them is a limestone hill in the Air Hitam area, Pekanbaru. This limestone hill is now popular with tourists and has even become a favorite place for pre-wedding photo taking. Its majestic shape with pure white color makes taking pictures here look like you are abroad.
Being named Air Hitam Kapur Hill does not mean that the water in this limestone hill is black, but because of its location in the Air Hitam area, Payung Sekaki District, Pekanbaru City, Riau.
Its location in the heart of the city makes this tourist spot one for Riau residents, especially Pekanbaru, to spend their holidays.
Because to get there tourists only need to cover a distance of about 10 km with a long journey of about 20 minutes from downtown Pekanbaru to the Air Hitam area.
The road conditions are quite smooth, making it easier for visitors to visit this tourist location, either by using two-wheeled or four-wheeled vehicles.
After arriving at the vehicle parking area, visitors will be immediately treated to a view of beautiful limestone hills with reddish-white color. There are also several limestone valleys that seem to enhance the scenery. The limestone hill area which is quite arid with scorching heat does not seem to be a barrier for visitors to continue enjoying the beauty of this tourist destination.
However, visitors are advised to be more careful when visiting this place during the rainy season. Because there are often water puddles that are deep enough when the heavy rains flush.
Because it has not been officially managed, there are not many facilities that you can find at this tourist spot. But for those of you who go there, it is recommended to bring an umbrella or hat and sunglasses to avoid the scorching sun. Its location in the middle of limestone hills also makes you not find food stalls or soft drinks around the location to delay hunger or thirst. Therefore, it is advisable to bring supplies from home before arriving at Air Hitam Kapur Hill.
How, are you interested in visiting this tourist spot?
Anyway, it’s guaranteed that you won’t be disappointed with the view of this one place.