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Things to do in Gunung Kidul

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Jomblang Cave , Semanu
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Indrayanti Beach , Gunung Kidul
4.1
Tuck into some fresh seafood while listening to the waves wash against the golden sands of Indrayanti Beach. This part of the coastline remai
Cave
Pindul Cave , Yogyakarta Region
3.5
Explore Pindul Cave by foot or by inner tube. See jagged stalactites, stalagmites, and glinting mineral veins, and crawl through natural tunn
Tours from $10
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Duration: 3 hours
Experience the natural phenomena rappelling down earth 60 meters and walk to the bottom of the cave to see a light from a heaven. This is the only natural moment in the world which you may experience during your holiday to Yogyakarta.
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Timang Beach , Tepus
4.5
One of the few beaches in the region, Timang Beach offers a relatively untouristed environsis, marked with views of the surrounding blue wate
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River Rafting / Tubing
River Rafting & Tubing , Gunung Kidul
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Gunung Kidul

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Beaches · River Rafting & Tubing · Mountains
Rugged limestone hills thinly carpeted with green scrub characterize the region of Gunung Kidul. Caves, sinkholes, and underground rivers riddle the land, ripe for exploring. Where the hills reach the coast, they drop off in dramatic cliffs and bluffs. White and black sand beaches run up and down this wild and weathered coastline, many isolated and empty of fellow travelers. The pockmarked rock faces attract climbers, while the rough waves bring surfers. A few temples, archeological sites, and historical buildings dot the region, but natural attractions really drive Gunung Kidul tourism. Rice doesn't grow well in the sparse soil, so cassava replaces it as the staple of local cuisine. Regional delicacies include crispy fried grasshopper. Use our Indonesia driving holiday planner to arrange the hows, wheres, and whens of your trip to Gunung Kidul.

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