Ketep Pass: Stay Closer to Mount Merapi and Merbabu


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Ketep Pass offers an experience of enjoying a slightly different sunrise. Ketep Pass Magelang is close to Mount Merapi and Merbabu which is famous for its beauty. You can taste the fresh air and cool temperature there, and available a volcanic theatre that shows you about the research of it, climbing, mystical thing and eruption of Merapi volcano.

KETEP PASS DESCRIPTION

Ketep Pass is a tourist attraction located in Magelang District which was inaugurated on October 17, 2002, and as a volcano tourist attraction at an altitude of 1200 m above sea level and an area of ​​about 800 m / sq. At Ketep Pass you can also visit the Ketep Volcano Center Museum which serves a variety of information about Mount Merapi. From the rocks of Merapi eruption year by year, Mount Merap miniature, Documentation photos, Mount Merapi Hiking Trail, Research on Mount Merapi. In addition there is also the mini cinema Ketep Volcano Theater, this building works like a general cinema but only small with a capacity of 78 seats. And the film is a documentary film about the eruption of Mount Merapi, and so on. At Panca Arga Pavilion you can see the scenery of five mountains at once such as Mount Merapi, Mount Merbabu, Mount Sumbing, Mount Sindoro and Mount Slamet.

SUNRISE SPOT

Ketep Pass presents the experience of enjoying a slightly different sunrise, since the location of Ketep Pass Magelang is close to Mount Merapi and Merbabu which is famous for its beauty. You can see the sun emerging from the twin mountains. The best spot is in the parking area of the north. Beside that, you can also see the emergence of the sun from the Panca Arga Field.

PHOTO HUNTING

Ketep Pass is a fun location for photo hunting. For landscape fans, you can capture the sunrise with a magnificent mountain backdrop, a farming area of people who form a beautiful contour, to clusters of hills and mountains that stand in line similar to the fortress guard. As for fans of human interest photos, you can photograph people who are active in the field, vegetable sellers, baked corn hawkers, and many other exciting moments.

WHERE IS KETEP PASS?

Address: Ketep, Sawangan, Magelang, Jawa Tengah, Indonesia.

Village             : Ketep

Sub-district    : Sawangan

Regency          : Magelang

Province         : 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, Ketep pass retribution, parking, mineral water and transfer back to your hotel.

**) To get more information about our Tours and Transport service for your private Car, please read Jogja Tour Transport Service and Jogja TransporTeam

**) Find out Our Vehicles here: Toyota AvanzaDaihatsu Xenia, Suzuki Ertiga, Toyota Innova, Daihatsu Luxio, Toyota Hiace, Isuzu ElfKia TravelloMedium Bus, Toyota FortunerToyota Alphard and Toyota Camry.

*Our Transport is Support by :  Toyota Astra Indonesia, Daihatsu Indonesia, Suzuki Motor Indonesia

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 Tugu Railway Station: Firstly you can take Trans Jogja with route ( 3A ) and stop in Ngabean shelter, then please take route ( 2B ) and stop in Jombor bus station, then please take a public bus to pertigaan Blabak and stop at Sawangan, then  please take motorcycle ( ojek ) to Ketep Pass.

Start From Adisucipto Airport: Firstly you can take Trans Jogja with route ( 3A ) and stop in Condongcatur shelter, then please take route ( 2A ) and stop in Jombor bus station, then please take a public bus to pertigaan Blabak and stop at Sawangan, then  please take motorcycle ( ojek ) to Ketep Pass.

Start From Giwangan Bus Station: Firstly you can take Trans Jogja with route ( 3B ) and stop in Ngabean shelter, then please take route ( 2B ) and stop in Jombor bus station, then please take a public bus to pertigaan Blabak and stop at Sawangan, then  please take motorcycle ( ojek ) to Ketep Pass.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

OPENING HOURS

At 05.30 AM – 08.00 PM (Everyay)

HOW MUCH IS IT?

Entrance Fee.

IDR 30.000/person

Inluade: Information Office, Volcanology Museum, Audio Visual Documentary, Volcano Theatre, Binocular, View Point Spots.

PUBLIC FACILITIES

(Souvenirs Shops, Information Office, Volcanology Museum, Official Local Guide Service, Audio Visual Documentary, Restaurant, Volcano Theatre, Binocular, View Point Spots).

FIND SOME  OTHER TOURIST PLACES  NEAR KETEP PASS.

  1. MOUNT MERAPI
  2. PAWON LUWAK COFFEE
  3. ULLEN SENTALU MUSEUM
  4. KALIADEM LAVA TOUR
  5. BOROBUDUR TEMPLE
  6. MENDUT TEMPLE
  7. PRAMBANAN TEMPLE
  8. ELO RIVER RAFTING
  9. CHICKEN CHURCH

JOGJA HOTELS:

We also provide list of the best accomodation options for travelers. Please choose the list of Hotels below.

FIND ANOTHER ACCOMODATIONS IN JOGJA

Boutique Hotel – Resort – Villa – Bed & Breakfast – Hostel – Guesthouse – Homestay

KETEP PASS MAP:

BOOKING CONFIRMATION:

Anytime If you need transport to visit this place, you can contact me via Whatsapp (+62813 1880 6273)

Please send me your data via WhatsApp with this format for booking the tours:

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