Madakaripura Waterfall


Madakaripura Waterfall

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Madakaripura waterfall located in Sapih village, Lombang district, East JavaIndonesia. not far from Mount Bromo area. Madakaripura is a sacred visiting area comprising lines of waterfalls. its reaches a height of 200 meters from the bottom. This waterfall have a related history with a great Prime Ministry, Gajah Mada, who strongly struggled to unify the whole territory of Indonesia under span of control of Majapahit, and said as “the last residence for Gajah Mada”, which is also the place where he disappeared (moksa)…

This spectacular waterfall lies hidden at the end of a deep valley in the foothills of the Tengger range. The water has cascades from the dense forest above. The primary attraction is its natural environment that is encircled by 7 waterfalls and caves,

The cave on the 2nd tier of the main waterfall is where Gajah Mada used to meditate during his escape.

The available facilities are include: parking lot, food stalls, resting place and security post. The fatigue and exhaustion one undergoes from climbing the peak of Bromo, would immediately gone after getting a bathe with the holy Tirta Sewana so to continue the travel to other visiting points in Probolinggo area.

The beginning…

The  waterfall from afar

road towards the waterfall

3 sources of water

falling down like sand..

The top of d main waterfall

The main waterfall

The main waterfall (The cave is on the 2nd tier)

The bright sky, green plants and transparent water

beyond a tree

going towards the main waterfall

approaching the main waterfall

3 tiny waterfalls

Gajah Mada Statue In Madakaripura Waterfall Area

Gajah Mada’s statue

Madakaripura Waterfall

Madakaripura Waterfall Tourism

Clean Water In Madakaripura Waterfall

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