It may be common to hear Yogyakarta as a nest of natural attractions. But what about Jogja as a center of adventure tour that involve adrenaline and requires courage in it? Yes, the city also has places that are ready to challenge the courage of visitors like those in beach Timang and its gondola, rafting Progo River, downhill Bukit Turgo, etc. Beside them, there is another extreme tourism in Jomblang cave and Pindul cave.
Jomblang is a very famous vertical cave in Yogyakarta. What it offered? It offers a super adventure plus magnificent view can’t be denied. This place now becomes conservation for ancient plants also. It has depth of 90m that makes tourist should do rapelling to get down to the cave ground. This dangerous activity will be guided by the expert that is always ready around the cave.
Jomblang is not only famous for rapelling, but also as a place where two different vegetation lives in the bottom and above it. The other amazing thing about it is the panorama of heaven’s light that can be seen when visitor is inside the cave. This heaven’s light is the sunlight that goes inside through the mouth of the cave above. The radiance of the light is very good and spoiled the eyes of anyone who looks at it.
Jomblang cave is only one of any other caves located in Gunung Kidul Karst Mountain. There are total 500 caves in this mountain, but because Jomblang has been ever used as a shooting location, that is why it become famous right now. Jomblang cave location is in Jetis village, Semanu, Gunung Kidul regency, Yogyakarta. To get here is highly recommended to use private car or car rental, or join goa Jomblang tour which often offered by tour and travel agent. Inside the tour usually the Jomblang cave ticket has been included to the package, so those who hire the tour service have no hassles in paying twice.
So how much is the tiket masuk goa Jomblang? Entry ticket cost 450.000 rupiahs. This Jomblang cave entrance fee includes rapelling tools such as life jacket, helmet, boots, guide, harness, insurance, and even lunch. For those who are not experts in the extreme events can still try via the VIP line. Walk down the cave for about 15 meters depth is what required in VIP line. After that the rest to do is rapelling as far as 20 meters down. For those who have enough experience for rapelling can directly try the regular path that goes down into the cave with varying depths starting from 40 m, 60 m, and last the highest 80 m.
In this case, Goa Jomblang price for the entrance ticket is not considered too expensive remembering the risks, the tools that must be rented, and the guide that will always accompany the visitors. The opening hours start from 9 a.m until 1.30 p.m. But to see the heaven’s light, visitor should come at least at 10 a.m.
Located in Bejiharjo village, Karangmojo, Gunung Kidul, Pindul cave is the perfect place to spend holiday by doing cave tubing. End the weekend here is another best option after goes to Jomblang. The location is not very far from Jomblang cave. It only needs 35 minutes to go by car. So it is recommended to come here also.
From the mouth of the cave to the end, this place is filled with water. That is why visitors need to regularly ride a tire that becomes a driving tool in the cave and follow all the guide’s instructors. The length of Pindul reaches 350 meters and to run it takes about an hour before finally arriving on the dam as the finish line. The entrance fee is 50.000 rupiahs per person. Pindul cave tubing is the next must to try tour when visiting Gunung Kidul. To get this kind of trip tourist can do Jomblang cave tour booking which can be done by hiring tour and travel service like those in Pamitran. We provide many packages including packages for Jomblang trip that can be continued to Pindul cave. All the required information will be explained honestly to make the trip smooth and that is the reason why should use our services. Last, don’t be shy to make a call.