Situmbu Hill (Puthuk Situmbu): Borobudur Sunrise View Point


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Situmbu Hill or more known as Puthuk Situmbu is actually another place to enjoy Borobudur temple sunrise differently. Punthuk Setumbu is one of the hill which is quite high with great panorama view in the region of Borobudur. It is getting more popular, most of people also know this hill as Nirvana Borobudur Sunrise Punthuk Setumbu.

SITUMBU HILL DESCRIPTION

Situmbu hill tha is about 400 meters above sea level, located on Menoreh hill. This place was once a resident agricultural field. But after a photographer had taken photos of the sunrise showing the beautiful of Borobudur temple and he shared on the internet then people came to visit this place to watch the sunrise.

Coming to Punthuk Setumbu, you should to bring the best lens. Or, you’ll be regret for not taking the best sunrise view from Punthuk Setumbu. Because the better lens you have, the better you’ll catch the picture of the Borobudur Temple which is look like floating in the mist and showered by the ray of light. Setumbu Hill view with mystical mist arise in the Borobudur Temple almost can not be described with words.

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SUNRISE VIEW POINT

Tourists who want to see the beauty of the sunrise with the background of Borobudur temple and Mount Merapi at dawn is advised to arrive at this place at 05.00 AM. From the car park, tourists have to do small trekking about 15 minutes to reach the top with a path route. For those who are not strong for trekking to the top, not far from the parking, there is a gazebo where tourists can already see the borobudur from a distance.

WHERE IS SITUMBU HILL?

Address: Karahan,Karangrejo, Borobudur, Magelang, Jawa tengah, Indonesia.

Village              : Kerahan, Karangrejo

Sub-district     : Borobudur

Regency           : Magelang

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, Situmbu Hill retribution, parking, mineral water, local guide 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: Firstly you can take Trans Jogja with route ( 3A ) and stop in Ngabean Bus shelter, then please take route ( 2A ) and stop in Jombor bus station, then please take a small bus to Borobudur and stop in Borobudur bus station, then please take motorcycle ( ojek ) to Situmbu Hill.

 Start From Adisucipto Airport: Firstly you can take Trans Jogja with route ( 3B ) and stop in Condongcatur Bus shelter, then please take route ( 2A ) and stop in Jombor bus station, then please take a small bus to Borobudur and stop in Borobudur bus station, then please take motorcycle ( ojek ) to Situmbu Hill.

Start From Tugu Railway Station: Firstly you can take Trans Jogja with route ( 3A ) and stop in Ngabean Bus shelter, then please take route ( 2A ) and stop in Jombor bus station, then please take a small bus to Borobudur and stop in Borobudur bus station, then please take motorcycle ( ojek ) to Situmbu Hill.

IMPORTANT INFORMATIONS:

HOW MUCH IS IT?

Ticket.

IDR 35,000/Person

HIKING DURATION

About 15-20 minutes

FIND SOME  OTHER TOURIST PLACES  NEAR SITUMBU HILL:

  1. Borobudur temple
  2. mendut temple
  3. chicken church
  4. pawon luwak coffee
  5. elo river rafting
  6. kaliadem lava tour

JOGJA HOTELS:

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

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

SITUMBU HILL 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:

Name                                                            : (The same name with the Hotel Booking)

Date of visit                                                : (From…/To…)

Number of traveler                                 : 

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