Luweng Sampang Waterfall

Nature tourism is still one of the excellent in the world of Indonesian tourism. Yogyakarta is one of the cities that has many natural tourist destinations, one of the most famous natural attractions is Luweng Sampang Waterfall. Luweng Sampang Waterfall is in Sampang Village, Gedangsari District, Gunung Kidul Regency. The name Luweng Sampang has a background that comes from Javanese and can be interpreted as a hole.


Luweng Sampang waterfall has a height of approximately 5 m, with a width of approximately 1.5 m. the left and right are large rocks so that they are similar to small hills. The uniqueness of the stone pattern of luweng sampang waterfalls has similarities to the antelope canyon in the usa, and that distinguishes it only from the color of the rocks.


The natural conditions in this luweng sampang waterfall are very unique, usually waterfalls in various parts of Indonesia are quite high waterfalls. But this flexible sampang waterfall can be said to be short, so the nuance that is created is calm. Besides the waterfall that is like this hole is actually formed from the limestone walls around the waterfall, the limestone walls that are here are formed naturally because they are eroded by water. Another uniqueness is that the water will be green to blue when the water conditions are clear. Another attraction, there are many small sized waterfalls.


For facilities in the Luweng Sampang waterfall, there are none, and can be said to be a virgin place. As one of the best tourist destinations in Indonesia, it is indeed regrettable that this place has not been well preserved. If tourists visit here it is better to maintain environmental cleanliness.

Access to this waterfall is very easy, there are many routes that can be taken by tourists to get to this one location. One route that can be traveled is if from the direction of Yogyakarta then you can go through the road towards the solo, then head towards the junction to Gantiwarno. From here you can proceed to the village of Jogoprayan, then proceed to the village of Sampang. To find this waterfall tourists must follow the road around 2 km.

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