The latest popular destinations The ancient volcano Nglanggeran has a height of about 700 mdpl located in the mountain district of the lefty Yogykarta
Ancient volcano Nglanggeran is a popular destination in Gunungkidul, Jogja. This tourist village is relatively new compared to other tourist attractions in Jogja, about 10 years ago. Formerly, thousands of years ago this ancient volcano was an active volcano. Now, the 'fossils' lived rocky hills that looked mighty and undoubtedly their beauty.
Ancient volcano is located in Patuk, Gunungkidul which has a height of about 700 mdpl. For you who are beginners, can really practice mountaineering here. This mountain-shaped piece of giant andesite rock stretching about 800 meters and 300 meters high began to attract many tourists. After the visitors arrived at the location, to rest already provided a joglo-shaped pendopo.
Panorama tours offered in the Nglanggeran mountains include Sunrise and sunset and the rising of the moon at night, millions of stars scattered in the sky we can enjoy at night, rock climbing
or rock climbing is challenging, natural beauty in the form of a row of mountains and interesting village residents .
Another legend that is a unique mystery in the Nglangeran mountains is the people who live on this mountain top, his family head or the head of his family must all amount to 7 families only. Its location in tlogo Mardidho, hamlet Nglanggeran wetan.
Local people who inhabit the place believe in and trust the declining rules of the elders that the inhabitants of this place should be only 7 families. So until now the house located in this place only consists of 7 houses only.
Mount Nglanggeran is located in Nglanggeran Village, Patuk Sub-district, Gunungkidul Regency, Special Region of Yogyakarta.
Currently there is no public transport path to this mountain location, so you have to use your own vehicle or rent a vehicle. While the path to this object there are two paths that you can choose:
• From Wonosari: Bunderan Sambipitu - Hamlet Bobung - Nglanggeran Village.
• From Yogyakarta: Bukit Bintang Patuk - Radio GCD FM - Ngoro-oro Village - Nglanggeran Village.
Nglangeran ticket price of Rp.7.000, - for the afternoon, and Rp.9.000, - for the night. And the ticket price may change at any time. The manager of ancient volcano nglanggeran also provides interesting tour packages if you are interested.
Facilities contained in these mountains are:
• Health Post
• Information Center
• Culinary Center
• Meeting hall
• MCK facilities
• Home Stay
• Hiking trails
• Worship place
• Camping Ground