Lingko Meler


The huge scenic round spider web shaped rice field is a representation of the complex unique Manggaraian agricultural lifestyle, especially in terms of distributing the fields to each family within a village community. Lingko means farmland, and the allocated share depends on the family’s size. Lines are drawn from the center of the circular field to the outer edge, defining the size of a family’s land as a certain part of the resulting pie segments.
How to get there: Lingko Meler is located in the west of Ruteng in Meler village. The distance is approximately ± 17km, and it is reachable by motorbike or public transport. From there continue to walk up the hill to the viewpoints