|Stunning Curug Cikaso|
Curug Cikaso Location
Curug Cikaso (Cikaso Waterfall) isn't really a new nature tourist destination in Sukabumi. An isolated waterfall is already being targeted tourists, including those visiting Ujung Genteng, because the location is not too far away. Nature Waterfalls Curug Cikaso is located in the village of Cibitung, Surade subdistrict, Sukabumi, West Java. And the distance is about 8 Kilometers from the District Surade.
The Beauty of Nature Tourism Curug Cikaso
Curug Cikaso artifacts three waterfalls are close together in one location with the water being so cold and the water was colored bluish-green and surrounded by shady trees make this waterfall looks very impressive and the main attraction for tourists to visit natural attractions this one, in particular, you .
In Cikaso Curug, you can feel the tranquility in a visit in this area, because the atmosphere in this area is still very natural, plus another with sound in an audible Curug original. Made us feel at one with nature. In addition, we can also swim in the pool but it needs to be oversight of the pool attendants because of Cikaso waterfall pools deep enough and has a depth of about
|Curug Asepan and Curung Meong|
Cikaso Waterfall has three waterfalls up to 80 meters high, with a width of approximately 100 meters. Three waterfalls are originating from the river where the current is split by rock cliffs, so it is divided into three waterfalls. Each waterfall also has its own name. The leftmost waterfall called Curug Asepan , Curug Meong in the middle , and the far right is called Curug Aki .
Curug Meong and Curug Asepan have a waterfall that is quite large and heavy. Both are also co-existed on the same side of the cliff, So that from a distance you could only see two of this waterfall, while the rightmost Curug Aki has a relatively small waterfall. Curuk Aki also flows on the cliff overlooking the East, and apart from two other waterfalls, so that Curug Aki will look hidden if you look at the West.
Curug Cikaso History
Curug Cikaso which in Indonesian means Cikaso waterfall also known as Curug Luhur this is one of the most beautiful waterfalls located in West Java. The waterfall is located in the southern district of Sukabumi, in the surrounding community better known by the name of Curug Cikaso. Because the flow of water contained in Curug Cikaso comes from tributaries Cikaso.
How to get Curug Cikaso
To achieve Cikaso Falls waterfall is quite difficult because it is hidden in the forest area of Sukabumi . From the center of the city of Sukabumi , Cikaso waterfall is about 70 Kilometers by private vehicle , you can reach the Cikaso waterfall about 1.5 hours . You have to cross the area of population and rice fields. For those of you who are adventurous, Curug Cikaso is a perfect tourist destination.
If you start the trip from Jakarta, you will find a T-junction Surade when entering the area of Sukabumi. From here, Curug Cikaso is just about 12 kilometers and many guides that direct you to it, so you're less likely to get lost. For those who come by public transport not to worry, from this T-junction, there are many Ojek services (motorbike escorted is very famous in Indonesia) that will take you to a waterfall that was already famous.
When you arrive at the entrance to Curug Cikaso, there are two alternatives that you can choose before actually arriving at the waterfall, by foot or rent a boat across the river Cikaso. Both have their respective sensations that if you miss.
If you're the type of traveler who had the spirit of high adventure, please choose walking to Curug Cikaso, because you will pass through an area resident, hills, and rice paddies and through some stairs to arrive at the location of the waterfall. The Green scenery along the way will refresh the eyes, so the walk for approximately 15 minutes with a fairly difficult terrain will not be tiring.
|Traditional Boats ( source from flickr.com )|
For the second option, you can rent boats and rafts are sold tour guides on-site parking. The price offered for lease is varied, ranging from Rp 80.000 to Rp 120.000 per boat with a capacity of up to 10 people. Only by paying the fare, you'll get an amazing view, not only of the hills that passed along the journey across the river upstream Cikaso, the sensation of bobbing in the raft traditionally also give a different experience.
Entrance Fee of Curug Cikaso
The ticket price for admission to an area of the Nature Waterfalls Curug Cikaso West Java is pretty cheap, which is around Rp 3.000 per person.