It’s not strange its nickname is God’s Secret Courtyard. Where to find heaven on earth? We are happy to introduce to you Plataran L’Harmonie at the West Bali Barat National Park in Indonesia. The parks dense biodiversity encompasses many distinct ecosystems – from primary monsoon, mangrove and lowland rain forests, to savanna and seagrass landscapes, as well as shallow and deep-sea waters with sandy beaches and coral reefs. Sustainable destination West Bali National Park is a top 100 destination by Green Destinations.
Plataran L’Harmonie is a nature-based sustainable ecotourism destination located in West Bali Barat National Park at Bali Indonesia. The park is dedicated to the protection of its nature, wildlife and landscape. To conserve it they have initiated numerous nature conservation programs and provide environmental education. The park is also strongly dedicated to support the locals inhabitants of this park. Green destinations top 100 winner Plataran L’Harmonie works with the local community to drive community development. Curious to learn about their best practices?
One great example is the Bokashi Fertilizer Production program that produces an organic fertilizer from horse manure which is provided at no charge to the local farmers to avoid chemical pollution of the soil. Another great example is the Love Nature Education Program that provides environmental education in seven elementary schools around the West Bali Barat National Park to learn the young generation how important conserving nature is for their future. Sustainability is not only about environmental issues but also takes into account social aspects. Eco tourism destionation Plataran L’Harmonie and the national park have created employment by giving priority towards the inhabitants of the Pejarakan village to work at the national park.