Helloindonesia.id – The life of the Indonesian people is closely related to religion. Even in some areas there are many locations that are used as spiritual tourism spots for adherents of various religions in Indonesia. For example, Mahmud Village in Bandung Regency, Buntu Burake in Tana Toraja Regency, and Sendangsono in Kulonprogo, Yogyakarta. These places promote a spiritual experience for visitors who stop by for pilgrimages. In addition to the places mentioned above, in Gorontalo there is also a place that offers spiritual experiences, known as Bubohu Village, or also known as Bongo Village. This traditional village is located in Batudaa Pantai District, Gorontalo Regency. Bubohu Village, which is also a traditional village, is about 35 kilometers from Jalaludin Airport, Gorontalo.
Bubohu Traditional Village which has been designated as a Religious Tourism Village by the Gorontalo Provincial Government because of the charm of cultural tourism that is well preserved in this village. This traditional village is also a natural boarding school in which there are students who are studying Islam. In addition to studying Islam, the Bubohu Traditional Village is also a place to learn more about the history of the Gorontalo Kingdom. Maa Taduwolo, a place in this traditional village environment, stores various sources related to the history of the Gorontalo Kingdom. When visiting the Bubohu Traditional Village, visitors will be greeted by a collection of wood fossils in front of the village entrance which are lined up neatly above ground level.
Inside the Bubohu natural boarding school, there is a distinctive sight, namely the rows of typical Gorontalo huts called Wambohe lined up neatly in the pesantren environment. Besides Wombohe, in the pesantren environment there are also several wooden buildings that resemble Toyopo or containers commonly used by Bungo people to store cakes when commemorating the Birthday of the Prophet Muhammad SAW. In addition, far above the top of the hill, but still in the Bubohu Village area, there is also a mosque called the Golden Walima Mosque.