According to historical evidence, Gorontalo Peninsula formed approximately 1300 years ago, which the Kingdom of Suwawa has been found standing around in the 8th century AD. However, as one of the oldest in the peninsula and archipelago of Sulawesi, Gorontalo Peninsula did not just have historical records on the inscription King ancient tombs, but also has prehistoric sites have been found. Oluhuta sites, is a prehistoric site and has a prehistoric tomb in it. this may be evidence that Gorontalo has had very ancient civilization.
Gorontalo province mostly consists of mountains that stretches from north to south of the province. Panorama of Gorontalo Mountains is fabulous. The mountains and forests are homes to unique flora and fauna. Dwarf buffalo, Tarsier, maleo, and Babirusa is one of the rare species that can be found here.
In the southern part of Gorontalo, which is in the Gulf of Tomini, there are several small islands scattered. The islands are uninhabited and very beautiful white sand surrounds. Tomini crossed by the equator and naturally inhabited by diverse species of sea animals. Therefore, Tomini Bay is a paradise for divers.