Embung Nglanggeran, Gunung Kidul

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Get a perfect view of an ancient volcano from atop Embung Nglanggeran, an artificial reservoir. Climb the stairs up to the site (careful, they can get slippery when wet), and take a stroll around the water. You'll have views on all sides of the lush mountain scenery--including some of the best views over Nglanggeran Volcano, one of the must-see places in Yogyakarta. Sunrise and sunset, with optimal lighting and cooler weather, prove the most popular times to visit the reservoir, especially for photographers. Arrange your visit to Embung Nglanggeran and discover more family-friendly attractions in Gunung Kidul using our Gunung Kidul trip planner.
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  • Embung nglanggeran lokasinya d dataran tinggi jadi pemandangannya bagus. Nglanggeran sendiri danau buatan yabg lokasinya d atas bukit. Lokasinya juga dekat gunung api purba  more »
  • Amazing banget saat berada di atas lalu lihat ke bawah benar2 pemandangan yang bagus banget sejenak melepas lelah dari rutinitas pekerjaan dan menikmati suasana alam dari atas embung. Cocok banget jug...  more »
  • Embung buatan ini letaknya sekitar 2-3km dari nglanggeran. Letaknya di puncak bukit dan mengandalkan hujan serta digunakan utk pengairan tanaman buah di sekitarnya. Di embung ini wisatawan dilarang ut...  more »
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  • Nice Place to enjoy fresh air and some cold morning breeze. Better carry a jacket around though.
  • Beauty spot for photography. especially to catch a sunset panorama. you can also get a picture of the wonderful ancient mountain that facing west from the parking area.
  • The first thing I wanna explain is the view, u got the water lake view and the ancient cliff as the background, better u're not going on 12 am, the sun is quite hot for u to enjoy and look around the place, there is also the building which serve cocoa product and u can buy some. U can also see hydroponics system and green house there.
  • At the time of my writing, this is the best place in Yogya to visit. But few people go there make it even more interesting and enjoyable. The ancient cliff is superb. You won't believe it in Java. One of a kind. I have seen similar thing in Sulawesi, Kalimantan and Sumatra, but not in Java. The embung is a bonus.The setting instead is more photogenic. Facility is good and directions are helpful
  • The view of the landscape is amazing and stunning, great places to see sunset. Near there also have a building called TTP (Taman Teknologi Pertanian) that sell product based on cocoa. the local farmer produce the cocoa bean then bring to TTP for advance processing.

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