Wonosobo Tourist Attraction
Direktori Wisata. – As a Tourism Destination Area, Wonosobo is well known as an region with beautiful scenery and interesting cultural objects, natural phenomenon, and historical traditions.
Wonosobo is easy to reach from all directions with any transportation facilities. Because as the secound tourist destination on central Java province after Borobudur temple its very important to build an alternative nearest treasure found here.
Wonosobo lies between two (2) mountains, Mount Sindoro and Sumbing, and enjoy cool humid weather all the time. Like any other small cities in central Java, Wonosobo is very quit peaceful, and the city life is practically ended at 8-9 pm.
Meanwhile, many facilities as star hotels, shopping centers, restaurants where not only modern but also delicious traditional food is available to host visitors. Other important facilities, such as : bank, Publik market, Money changer, Sport facilities, Handycraft Stores and the most intersting is panoramas and traditions arts.
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Dieng Plateau, only 25 km from Wonosobo is the majestic Dieng Plateau, site of the cluster of ancient Hindu temples from the 7th and 8th centuries set among spectacular landscape. It is place at 2.093 meters above sea level, it was cool enough there because the temperature about 10-15 degrees celcius.
Dieng is comming from Javanese language that means Beautiful and Unique more over it is different from others. The oldest Hindu temples central Java, and the first known standing stone structures in Java. It’s a marshy plateau that forms the floor of a caldera complex on the Dieng active volcano complex.
The name “Dieng” come from Di Hyang which means “Abode of the Gods”. Many travelers use Wonosobo as a base to visit Dieng.
Bisade of the temple, visitor also can found colorful and streaming ones. One the way to Dieng Plateau, one can’t miss the beautiful scenery that can be enjoy from Bukit Sikunir. With the hieght 2.300 metres above sea level, one can enjoy the spectaculer scenery and the exoticism “Golden Sunrise at Bukit Sikunir, Dieng.
The golden sunrise refers to the first sunrise between 5.00 a.m. It’s said to be golden because of its sparkling golden red color. You can enjoy this sunrise from a viewing post at a height of 2.300 metres above sea level. The place, located in a Bukit Sikunir area, is easily accessible because the roads leading to this area.
This area can reach about five hours from Semarang. Wonosobo is driving distance from Yogyakarta, Solo and any of these cities a car and driver can be read here.