Grojongan Sewu Waterfall: Thousand Of Waterfalls


grojongan sewu waterfall

Grojongan Sewu Waterfall is the blend between national park and waterfall which located in the slope of Mount Lawu. In this area, you can enjoy the beautiful nature scenery and the lush green vegetation, fresh air and fog cover  this waterfall. The name of Grojogan Sewu waterfall itself has been taken from the Javanese that means the waterfall of one thousand.

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

Grojongan Sewu is waterfall’s name located in Karanganyar Region, Central Java province, around 27 km on the east of the Karanganyar City. The name of the location is Tawangmangu which is actually in the slope of Mount Lawu and as a part of the Grojogan Sewu National Park. The name of Grojogan Sewu waterfall itself has been taken from the Javanese words that means the thousand of waterfalls. One thousand is meant to be the representation of the amount of the waterfall. In fact, the number of the waterfalls are not exactly one thousand, but the name is given because the waterfall consists of several exiting waterfall points to be enjoyed. The highest waterfall is around 80 meters. There are also the waterfalls that aren’t too high but the water drop spread and formed branches that increased the attraction of his beauty, so as when during the rain season, surrounds wall will be showered by waterfalls.

The Grojongan Sewu national park situated at an altitude of 1000 meters from the sea level, this place offers scenic views, fresh and cool weather and installments luxurious hotels and villas. The journey to this hill resort and passes through serpentine bends like a hair pin. The lush green vegetation and fog cover is what makes the journey a treat for the eyes. Sewu Grojogan Forest Tourism has an area 20 Ha. The forest area is overgrown with various species of forest trees and inhabited by a group of tame monkeys. Forests of pine and other trees hundreds of years old to become a special tourist attraction.

You should come to Grojogan Sewu waterfall when the rainy season if you wanna see the number of waterfall, and you’ll know why the waterfall named Grojogan Sewu. But the water often dirty when in rainy season. After you finish the stairs made of stone mountain neatly, you will find various stalls selling food and a swimming pool with cold water, be advised Grojogan Sewu waterfall location on the mountain so the water around here is very cold for those of you who used to live in the lowlands.

MONKEY FOREST

When you first enter the location of Grojogan Sewu Waterfall, you will be surprised by tame monkeys forest that was deliberately released. No need to worry or be afraid of the monkeys, even though visitors are advised to always be careful, especially when feeding the monkeys. These monkeys are protected by the government.

WHERE IS GROJONGAN SEWU WATERFALL?

Address: Sepanjang, Tawangmangu, Karanganyar, Jawa Tengah, Indonesia.

Village             : Sepanjang

Sub-district    : Tawangmangu

Regency          : Karanganyar

Province         : Central java ( Jawa Tengah )

HOW TO GO TO THE LOCATION BY PRIVATE CAR:

Using Private car with driver means you are free for anything without bothering anyone else. You just do your own tour with friends or family in one car maximum of 5 people, if more than 5 people we can provide a larger car.

Private car tour is included: Car, an english speaking driver, fuel, Grojongan  Sewu Waterfall entrance fee, parking, mineral water and transfer back to your hotel.

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HOW TO GO TO THE LOCATION BY SHARING CAR:

Using Sharing car means, you’re joining a small group and share the transport price and seat with the other guests that going to the same direction or in one itinerary with minimum of 2 participants. An english speaking driver will pick up to your hotel and inform about your visit time for the places you visit.

Sharing car tour is included: Car, an english speaking driver, fuel, local Guide, parking and transfer back to your hotel.

** (Sharing Car Transport is recommended for budget Travellers and Students)

HOW TO GO TO THE LOCATION BY PUBLIC TRANSPORT:

Start From Giwangan Bus Station: You can directly take a bus to Surakarta city and stop at Surakarta bus station, then please take motorcycle ( ojek ) to Grojongan Sewu Waterfall.

Start From Adisucipto Airport: Firstly you can take Trans Jogja with route ( 3B ) and stop in giwangan Bus station, then please take a public bus to Surakata city and stop at Surakarta bus station, then please take motorcycle ( ojek ) to Grojongan Sewu Waterfall.

Start From Tugu Railway Station: Firstly you can take Trans Jogja with route ( 2A ) and stop in Tungkak shelter, then please take route ( 4A ) to Giwangan Bus station, then please take a public bus to Surakata city and stop at Surakarta bus station, then please take motorcycle ( ojek ) to Grojongan Sewu Waterfall.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

OPENING HOURS

At 08:00 AM – 04: 00 PM (Everyday)

HOW MUCH IS IT?

Ticket

RP 20,000/person

Student Price.

RP 9000/person

PUBLIC FACILITIES

(Swimming pool, Small Zoo, Kids Fun. Traditional Restaurant, Souvenir shops, Fruit Shops, mosque, toilet, Horse rent)

FIND SOME  OTHER TOURIST PLACES  NEAR GROJONGAN SEWU WATERFALL:

  1. CETHO TEMPLE
  2. SUKUH TEMPLE
  3. TEA PLANTATION
  4. SANGIRAN MUSEUM
  5. TRIWINDU ANTIC MARKET
  6. MANGKUNEGARAN SURAKARTA
  7. TRIWINDU MARKET
  8. PRAMBANAN TEMPLE

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