Mount Lawu has extraordinary beauty from the garden of edelweiss flowers to the beauty of the sunset over the clouds. Mount Lawu is located on the border of Central Java and East Java provinces. Mount Lawu has an altitude of 3,265 meters above sea level.
With a height of 3,265 meters above sea level, this mountain is one of the favorite destinations of hikers. Besides the Cemara Sewu and Cemara Kandang paths, climbers can reach the summit of Mountain via the Cetho Temple. Cetho Temple is one of the attractions around this mountain.
In this area, there are a variety of very attractive natural tourist destinations. For example Cemoro Sewu, Tawangmangu, Telogo Sarangan, Temple Complex from the Majapahit era (Sukuh and Cetho Temples), vast tea plantations, Balekambang garden, Sekipan Hills, and funeral complex (Astana Giriloyu and Astana Mangadheg). Among the funeral complex there is the burial complex for the family of Indonesia’s second president named Astana Giribangun.
Mount Lawu is one of the oldest ancient mountains on the island of Java and this mountain namely the Seven Summits of Java (seven peaks in Java). In ancient times, this mountain usually called Wukir Mahendra.
In Mount Lawu there are still various kinds of jumbo-sized animal species and many kinds of rare plants. In addition, in this mountain region also recorded traces of humans who lived in ancient times with the discovery of various kinds of humanoid fossils.
Lawu is a very exotic place to enjoy the red sunset.
Mount Lawu is one of the favorite hiking spots for hikers. In addition, this mountain has official hiking trails namely Cemoro Kandang and Cemoro Sewu.