Punthuk Setumbu

Menoreh hill is not only present Borobudur temple, but also offers a hill with a view of the sunrise very charming, it is Punthuk Setumbu. This is very familiar to the adventurous. A hill located south of the temple of Borobudur, Karangrejo villages, districts Borobudur which is about 5 kilometres from Borobudur temple.

The Punthuk Setumbu known as Nirvana Sunrise in the area of Borobudur. There can see the beautiful sunrise and exotic. Could see the sunrise appears between Mount Merapi and Merbabu. From the top of hill can enjoy the beautiful panorama of mountains surrounding the area of Magelang, mount Merapi and Merbabu. Moreover, when the remaining fog that covered the trees and the houses around it, feels like above the clouds.

If never visited Punthuk Setumbu before, should go there and will not regret it unless oversleep. Recommended visit in the months from April up to October in order to see the sunrise perfectly. This kind of new tourism object is not only offers views of Mount Merapi and Merabu, however, can also enjoy a series of mountains that stretches Meroreh on the south side.

To be able to enjoy the sunrise should already be on the hill at 05.00 am. It only takes a few stairs to reach the top of the hill and not too heavy. Punthuk Setumbu not only known by domestic traveler, but many foreign traveler who are interested to visit and the beauty of the sunrise from the top.

One more thing that is interesting to be enjoyed from Punthuk Setumbu, Borobudur temple silhouette that looks very small and looks like a jagged triangle surrounded by farmings.