View a Panorama of Mount Merapi from Ketep Pass

Want to see Mount Merapi on the other hand, you can enjoy a panoramic view of Mount Merapi on the hill, and Monte Merbabu Ketep better known Ketep Pass. Start your journey to Yogyakarta for 1.5 hours.

Ketep may be appropriate and familiar to the ears of tourists. Located between the mountains of Mount Merapi and Mount Merbabu. Ketep Ketep located in the village, district Sawangan, Muntilan district, Central Java. Is this a hill worth seeing the beautiful scenery of the mountain, but stressed the Mount Merapi, which has its own characteristics.

Pass National Park Mount Merapi, which jumped Line Tours Borobudur-Solo-Selo. Introduction of a hill that was ultimately in the passage of Tourism Ketep. The air of this place is fine as it is situated at an altitude of 1200 meters.

Ketep opened as a tourist route one area – Selo – Borobudur by President Megawati Sukarnoputri of Indonesia to 5 on October 17, 2002. With installations in museums as volcanology, mini-cinema, binoculars, Park, Mosque, parking and restaurants.

Capture the interest of the area, who are curious about the little theater that used to train Mount Merapi nontonan the form of demonstrations and events that occur in a specific time series. The documentary is very interesting to watch and very short duration is 30 minutes.

Deepening the location in a lower position, there are several food stalls typical of the mountain. Browns are very comfortable to relax and enjoy the natural landscape offers roasted corn, fried noodles, hot drinks, and so on. The prices are very affordable and price information in front of the shop.

Run the tip Ketep sectional view later, depending on the binoculars to see Mount Merapi. Views of Mount Merapi in Ketep Pass is close enough and clearly visible. But when the time mid-morning, Mount Merapi has been closed by fog that is not clearly visible. We recommend you to visit Ketep pass in the morning so you can see a panorama of Mount Merapi is unclear, although the fate of Monte Merbabu enjoy a privileged location next to them.

== Admission

Adults: Rp2.000-/person

Engine: 1000 -/person

Volcano Theatre Ketep: Rp4.000, -/person

== Route

From Yogyakarta, Magelang direction through Muntilan. Entering the T-junction located Blabak Muntilan north, take the road to the left. Past the point Borobudur-Solo-Selo as far as 28km. Location Ketep Pass is located on the hilltop Sawangan.


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Small town that has a lot of cultural diversity.

KRATON, The King of Yogyakarta Palace

KRATON, The King of Yogyakarta Palace

Located in the center of the main axis runs north to south, and the secondary axis from east to west. Surrounded by mountains called the horizon as the edge of the universe.

It lies between the northern boundary and the monument as a backdrop Krapyak the southern border between Code River in the east and west of the river Winongo. Between Mount Merapi and the Southern Ocean, the Palace in the spirit of the Java company, defined as the center of the world described as the center of the universe.
History Kraton

After Giyanti treaty, Prince Mangkubumi given region of Yogyakarta. To run his government, Prince Mangkubumi build a palace in 1755 Bering in the forest. This land is considered very good because flanked by two rivers that protect it from possible flooding. The first king in the sultanate of Yogyakarta is the title of Prince Lane Mangkubumi I (HB I).
Naming and sense of design