Sumatra is the most traveled region, here you will find most the travelers visiting the place and spending their hours in its beauty. It is one of the largest islands in the world, this lush Indonesian gem is perfect for the people who love adventure and looking for something that is beyond the imagination. And the place is truly for such things as it has flora and fauna that are very far from ordinary things.
Wild rugged, its rare and wonderful flora means it plays host to a rich variety of animal life. Sumatra is the place where you will only find the most fascinating and strange things in the world. It hosts a rich variety of animal life and plants, you will be inspired after seeing a glance of it down here.
1. Rafflesia Arnoldii
Sumatra is the home to the world’s largest flower that is- Rafflesia Arnoldii. The flower grows to 3 feet and weights up to 7 kgs. This is the impossible to gain for a normal flower, but this rare flower is a parasite and attaches itself to a host to obtain its food- water and nutrients. If this is not enough for you, you will be shocked to know instead of blooming fresh floral fragrance it gives a rotten smell.
2. Sumatran Tiger
Sumatran tigers are the smallest subspecies of the tiger but have the greatest concentration of stripes. Because of their small stature they can easily navigate through the dense Sumatran woods.
3. Sumatran Orangutan
If you want to see orang-utans in the wild, Sumatra is the only place outside of Borneo to suspect them. Just like humans, orang-utans area great Ape along with gorillas, chimpanzees, and bonobos. They are born with the ability to reason and think. They are so clever and make out their ways out to use the available things in the forest.
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