Kediri has an old church building with unique architecture. Built in 1904 by a Dutch citizen named Emmanuel, hence the church called Emmanuel Church, but the locals Kediri often call the Red Church, beside the beautiful Red church also save ancient bible of Dutch language publication in 1867.
The Church was located at Jl. KDP Slamet 43 Kediri in the heart of Kediri city. Looks so majestic and classic architecture with typical Dutch heritage buildings. However, the unique of the building, the church color is red, so it is very striking, but has its own beauty.
The church as the one of the oldest church in the Kediri city. Although 101 years old, seen form the physical condition of the Red church is old but still looks so strong. The church currently has the color red brick building has not been renovated at all.
This uniqueness of building is considered to have the value of historical and architectural value. For this reason, the building was labeled Cultural Heritage Kediri by the Institute for Preservation of Cultural Heritage (BPCB) East Java. The church is open to public, for people who want to enjoy the beauty of the church architecture can visit and ask permission to deacon.
Surowono cave is a unique cave or underground alley in which is flowing of a river where the water is very clear. Surowono cave is located in Canggu village, Pare district, Kediri regency, which is supposedly a canal system, part of Surowono temple, which has existed since era Kediri kingdom.
The hole into the Surowono cave is in a well that was about 5 feet below ground level with a pool of clear water as high as the stomach. At the top there is some bamboo trees that shaded the entrance to the Surowono cave.
Surowono cave is very narrow, and only one person can pass at a time by walking hand in hand.
Entering the first alley Surowono cave, the visitors can still walk upright in the hallway, but continues on the second alley Surowono cave, the visitors must walk a way to squat because the cave ceiling is low.
Entering the third alley Surowono cave, the visitors must walk while sitting, and on the fourth hole Surowono cave the visitors must crawl or swim. The distance between the wellbore Surowono cave is between 50-60 meters.
If you come to Pare city of Kediri, you must be visit this unique Surowono cave. You can feel experience and adventure into this alley Surowono cave that it would be very memorable.
Ngagelan Beach is situated on the Alas Purwo National Park. It is not far for Bedul mangrove tourism. The landscape of sand beach and almost no waste is so natural. Administratively Ngagelan beach in Kalipahit village, Tegaldimo district, Banyuwangi regency, East Java.
However, legally Ngagelan beach is on the Alas Purwo National Park. In this natural beach, there is a place of sea turtle hatchery including protected species. The conditions of Ngagelan beach is support for conservation area. Vast stretches of sand along the beach. The sand grains sparkled when the sun shine.
Sea turtles can migrate as far as 3,000 kilometers, but they will always return to the place where they were born to do the same ritual, nesting for their species survival.
Banyuwangi has four types of turtle are nesting in the south end of Java Island which is in the area of Alas Purwo National Park in Banyuwangi. This park covers the area of 434 square kilometers and we can see the sea turtle conservation here.
Ngagelan beach located not far from Trianggulasi and Bedul in Alas Purwo National Park area, where the four species of sea turtles which are the grey turtle or called olive ridley sea turtle, hawksbill sea turtle, and leather back sea turtle and also the green sea turtle came to spawn in a particular time every year.
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Selobale cave is heritage of Kadiri Kingdom, this is site cave and historical of Dewi Kilisuci. Located 2 km from Selomangleng Cave, accessible from the tourist area of Selomangleng cave, directions to the waist Mount Klotok. The locals said that Selobale cave is an era ruins of the Kadiri kingdom, and ever used by Trunojoyo to set strategy.
Some believe that Goa Selobale a real hermitage of Dewi Kilisuci, while Selomangleng cave just a museum. The locals ever dig up the cave floor but did not get anything there, just make the cave floor became deeper than original cave.
Located on Pojok village, Mojoroto district, City of Kediri. To access this site is quite easy, you can take public transportation or private vehicle, for about 4 km from the central of Kediri.
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Ponorogo is one of regency in East Java, beside popular in Reog Ponorogo, also there are popular and natural tourist attraction called Ngebel Lake because it is in Ngebel subdistrict territory.
Ngebel lake is a natural lake located in District Ngebel, Ponorogo. Ngebel lake is in the slope of Wilis mountain with 734 metre height on the sea and the temperature 22 to 32 celsius. Ngebel lake located about 30 KM from the city center Ponorogo or popularly known as Reog City. The circumference of the lake Ngebel about 5 KM. The temperature is cool, distant cool to make visitors more comfortable visiting the lake Ngebel. Besides Reog, Telaga Ngebel is one of the main tourist held Ponorogo. Suppliers of water for the lake Ngebel consists of a variety of sources. Sources of water rushing from Santen Channel. In addition, there is also a flowing river, where the river upstream waterfall named Waterfall Toyomarto.
Ngebel lakes connected with the story of a snake named “Baru Kelinting”. The snake while meditating accidentally cut by the locals to be eaten. Miraculously the snake was transformed into a little boy who came to the community and make a contest, to revoke the stick stuck in the ground.
But no one managed to pull the stick out. Then Baru Kelinting self successfully to pull out the stick. From the holes pushed it into a stick or ladle the water that came out later to be a spring that welled up to form a lake. By surrounding villagers, the lake was named lake Ngebel, meaning lake that emit odor.
The legend is said to Telaga Ngebel closely related and have an important role in the history of Ponorogo. It is said that one of the founders of this district that is Batoro Kantong. Before performing the symbols of Islam in Ponorogo, Batoro purify themselves first in the spring, which is located near Lake Ngebel now known as Kucur Batoro.
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Tamban beach is an exotic beach keep beauty with natural scenery. The beautiful Tamban beach is the tourist attraction that must be visited. The beautiful Tamban beach situated before SendangBiru beach. Approximately 65 kilometers the south side of Malang city. This beautiful beach has white sand beach along 1500 meters. As you visit Tamban, you can see the panorama of sea easily.
This beach compared to the Balekambang beach and Ngliyep Beach. The tourists also can see the island through the Coast Sempu Amendments. You can do many things, both water activity or exploring the village. This activity will give you extra information of the life of local resident because they still keep the tradition well. The beach is still natural, this area suitable for camping. so, it make this place so different with other famous beach.
The location Tamban Beach lies at Tamban Village, Sumbermanjing Wetan sub-district, Malang Regency, East Java province, Indonesia. Precisely, it located around 65 kilometers south of Malang City, or it takes around 2 hours by motorcycle and the location is next to SendangBiru Beach.
There are two routes to visit the beach;
First, Malang City – Pakisaji – Kepanjen – Godang Legi – Turen – Sumbermanjing Wetan – Tambakrejo – Tamban.
Second, Malang city – Bululawang – Turen – Sumbermanjing Wetan – Tambakrejo – Tamban.
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Lombang beach is the most popular tourist attraction in Sumenep regency, even become a favorite tourism in Madura Island. The visitors both locals and foreign came to this beautiful Lombang beach. With white sand beach like the sand on Kuta beach Bali. Lombang Beach is located on the eastern side Sumenep, about 25 kilometers from Sumenep city, exactly in the village Lombang, Batang-batang district, Sumenep regency.
In addition to local tourists, this beach also occasionally visited by foreign tourists especially when visitors can exploded long holidays or feast day (one week after the feast of Eid al-Fitr). Because at that time, the Coast Sumenep suggesting held cultural performances as well as other entertainment activities, visitors can exploded.
The uniqueness of this beach is interesting from Lombang besides white sand beach were bordered by thousands of natural spruce fir (casuarinas) that make the beach feels fresh. This Casuarinas Equisetifolia (Cemara Udang) is naturally growth along Lombang beach and it is very famous in the world, because Casuarinas Equisetifolia can live only in Indonesia and China, so that it feels calm and comfortable.
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Badur Beach, name of Badur is taken from the name of villages around of the coast, Badur village. Located in Badur village, Batuputih district, Sumenep regency, Madura, East Java, Indonesia.
The location is not too far from the location of Slopeng Beach and Beach Lombang tourism, even being in between both popular beaches in Sumenep. The distance from the city center of Sumenep is not too far away, approximately 18 kilometers, so to get probably take approximately 30 to 35 minutes by car.
The uniqueness of Badur beach offers the fresh river flowing to the sea with its clear water and fresh, The beach is surrounded by pine trees and there were shrimp and fresh water meet salt adds an exotic beach. in fact, a Badur Cave located in surround beach, make visitors feel at home.
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Madura has many beautiful beaches are still hidden, one of them is Siring Kemuning in Bangkalan, Madura. It is located in the village of Mecajah, Tanjung Bumi sub-district, is about 41 kilometers to the north of Bangkalan city.
Just like any other beaches in Madura island, Siring Kemuning beach is still not fully utilized for tourist destination. Because of that problem, this beach is still relatively empty and still has minimal facilities for tourist.
Siring Kemuning beach has a beautiful white sand. Great attraction of this beach is enjoying sunset in its horizon. Rare tourists visiting Siring Kemuning beach make this beach looks natural. Siring Kemuning beach is suitable for one who likes adventure destination.
Siring Kemuning beach is beautiful, it is as good as other popular beaches in Indonesia. White sand with some rock scattered along the coast will amaze you. It is getting beautiful with some fisherman’s boat parks along the coast line. Sea waves rolling toward the beach in various size and its sounds make you feel so peaceful.
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Manggisan Waterfall is a beauty natural waterfall in Jember district. This waterfall located on Mangisan village, Tanggul sub-district and within 42 kilometers west of Jember that is located at an altitude of 500 meters above sea level. Manggisan Waterfall has a height of 54 meters, and produces water at the rate of 198 liters per second. The clear and cool water splashing over the edge of a stone cliff into the river below makes this waterfall has spectacular natural sight. This is one of many potential tourism which is often visited by many people because its beautiful scenery around the waterfall. Some visitors can make camps around the waterfall area. The local people sometimes provide a good place for fishing around the waterfall area. All visitors who visit Manggisan waterfall will enjoy the beautiful scenery on the way to the waterfall.
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