Friday, May 27, 2011

Sendang Gile Waterfall

This waterfall is located in the area of Mount Rinjani National Park is called Sendang Gila (read gile), because according to the story, local residents accidentally discovered this waterfall when the screwed crazy lion hunt in a village and then ran into the forest. Tourist sites more frequently visited by domestic tourists has a height of about 31 meters. This waterfall comes from the top of the cliff and fell into the river beneath. Basically relatively flat, so a lot of people who bathe under a waterfall. There is another waterfall locations in this location named Tiu valve. However, because the distance from Spring Gile long time (1 hour) and poor road conditions, travelers often prefer simply to visit this waterfall.

Located at an altitude of 600m above sea level, this waterfall offers a relaxing and peaceful atmosphere. For tourists who get bored with the hangar-bustle of the city, it's good to stop in this tourist sites. The touch of nature that are categorized as far from urban shades, beautiful and captivating panoramic views, as well as the fresh air, able to bring you to the world that can eliminate fatigue in the head.

In addition, there are other interesting things that make this location is different. Local residents believe that the water at this location has a magical element that can make a person younger than one year of age.

Natural attractions are located in the northern area of ​​Central Lombok regency, West Nusa Tenggara Province. Precisely in Senaru village, Bayan subdistrict. The village is located approximately 60 km from the capital Mataram. These tourist sites are still in the area of ​​Mount Rinjani, which is the 3rd highest mountain in Inodnesia. To go to the location of this waterfall takes about 2 to 3 hours with four wheel drive from downtown Mataram or Selaparang Airport. There is no public transportation that led directly to the location. Therefore, tourists usually rent a car in rental-car rental which are found in the city center (Mataram or Cakranegara). To reach the waterfall, visitors must walk down 315 steps through a valley which takes about 15 minutes.

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