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Plawangan Turgo Nature Recreation Park

Plawangan Turgo Nature Recreation Park

Longitude (DD) 110.44577119
Latitude (DD) -7.59378001
Designation Nature Recreation Park
Status Designated
Current Status Not Known
Establishment Year 1984
IUCN Category Not Known
Documented Total Area (ha) 131
Turgo hill-2 Plawangan is a small hiPlawangan Turgo, Plawangan Turgo Nature Recreation Park, Taman Wisata Alam, ll in the south of Merapi to the top reaches a height of about 1200 meters above sea level. Bukit Turgo and Plawangan included in the old Merapi rocks around 40,000 years old. The western part of the Mount Plawangan including areas affected by the hot clouds

To reach the peak Turgo takes 2 hours and we can see the scenery, going through the salak plantations Pondoh, pine forests.

At the top of the hill Turgo There is a tomb that is often visited by people for the pilgrimage. Underneath is a cave that is often used cultured people to meditation, Japanese Cave its name.

Clearly visible from the top tourism areas Kaliurang sparkling with villas-villa. Faintly in the distance, the city of Yogyakarta seen. While Merapi becomes a very large wall in the north. On the north slope, visible green savanna bordered by ravines times at the edges, flow and Kali Boyong Kaliurang.

Plawangan Turgo hill offers beautiful scenery and sports related to nature and science. Sports cross country through the woods and Plawangan Turgo and observation of the deposition of past eruptions are exposed along the path is an interesting activity in this area.

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Hill Turgo-Plawangan are 2 small hills to the south of Merapi to the top reaches a height of about 1200 meters above sea level. Hill Turgo and Plawangan included in the old Merapi rocks around 40.000 years old. The western part Plawangan Hill, including areas affected by the hot clouds

To reach the top Turgo takes 2 hours and we can see the scenery, going through the salak plantations Pondoh, pine forests.

At the top of the hill Turgo There is a tomb that is often visited by people for the Pilgrimage. Underneath is a cave that is often used Cultured people to trance, Goa Japan name.

Clearly visible from the top tourism areas Kaliurang sparkling with villas. Faintly in the distance, the city of Yogyakarta seen. While Merapi becomes a very large wall in the north. On the north slope, visible Savanna green bordered by ravines times at the edges, flow and time Boyong Ground.

Turgo Plawangan Hill which offers beautiful scenery and sports related to nature and science. Sports cross-country through the woods and Plawangan Turgo and observation of the deposition of past eruptions are exposed along the path is an interesting activity in this area.

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