SUNRISE NIRWANA PUNTHUK SETUMBU

Thu, 29/12/2016 - 14:45 -- kominfojtg-2

Punthuk Setumbu is one of the hills in Magelang, located in the village Karangrejo, Borobudur, Magelang, Central Java. Setumbu Punthuk hill not far from Borobudur Temple, which is about 4 kilometers west of Borobudur. To reach the summit of Mount Punthuk Setumbu we had to walk about 20 minutes from the parking area. Setumbu Punthuk hill which is in the cluster of hills incise also commonly called Nirvana Borobudur Sunrise.

Punthuk Setumbu is the best place to see the sunrise. In Bukit Punthuk Setumbu which has a height of about 400Mdpl we will also be treated to a view of Borobudur temple from a distance with the background of Mount Merapi and Mount Merbabu. From Bukit Punthuk Setumbu we also can see the grandeur of Borobudur shrouded in haze. In Punthuk Setumbu also include arrow-shaped bridge, and the bridge is very suitable to be the spot to take pictures with the background scenery is very beautiful.

A great time to enjoy the sunrise was 4:30 o'clock in the morning already in Bukit Punthuk Setumbu. To go to Bukit Punthuk Setumbu not difficult, because so many clues to go to Bukit Punthuk Setumbu. Various travel packages also have a lot to offer. If you do not want to miss to see the sunrise, you can camp in Bukit Punthuk Setumbu and can also choose to spend the night in a homestay near Bukit Punthuk Setumbu.

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