Madakaripura waterfall, waterfall is located precisely in the Lumbang District, Probolinggo and still enter the National Park Bromo Tengger Semeru. This waterfall is one of the waterfalls in the area of Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park. The waterfall is located between cliffs towering green cliffs that seemed to form a curtain in the whole field of cliffs, and make very exotic scenery. Madakaripura Waterfall shaped alcove surrounded by hills dripping on the entire field of the ridge like raining, 3 of them even formed a waterfall pouring again.
Visiting Madakaripura Waterfall is one thing that must be done by the explorers who went to East Java. Madakaripura can be reached from Malang or Probolinggo. on the way to visit this tour you will be treated to views of big trees and fresh air are also small rivers and streams that decorate the landscape around Madakaripura Waterfall this. Myths obtained from Niagara Madakaripura traveler is recommended to leave this place before 14.00. Will often rains at this hour clock that could affect the water level around the waterfall is quite dangerous and difficult lets you leave the place.
Madakaripura Waterfall also a perpetual waterfall, waterfall because it has a flow of water that never stops, even in the dry season. This waterfall has a height of about 200 meters. and is the highest waterfall on the island of Java and the second highest in Indonesia. Some facilities are also available in tourist areas such as mosques, public bathrooms, food stalls and umbrella rental service providers are also available. and if you are willing to use the services of a guide, you can get them to pay around Rp 50,000 for one way. According to the ancient Javanese legend, which is written in the Book of Negarakertagama, Madakaripura is a plot of land formerly awarded by the King of Majapahit (Hayam Wuruk) to Gajah Mada. and in this place is also said to the Patih Gajah Mada disappearing physically and spiritually or moksha from the earth. For that in the tourist area is also a statue of Gajah Mada. according to residents about the Hindu religion, waterfall is also still regarded as Holy Water or Tirta Sewana. and usually the perch population using this waterfall for ceremonial procession Mendhak Tirta performed each year. Entrance fees to tourist area is arguably quite cheap you are only charged Rp. 5000 dollars for one visitor.
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