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Madakaripura Waterfall

Sapeh, Lumbang | Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park, Probolinggo, Indonesia
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Truly amazing!

Its a bit of a walk and you have to tread carefully over slippery rocks. Travel light a wear... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Singapore, Singapore
Fun waterfall trekking

It's a fun waterfall trekking! You need to wear a raincoat to cross over a few small waterfalls to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Sapeh, Lumbang | Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park, Probolinggo, Indonesia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Its a bit of a walk and you have to tread carefully over slippery rocks. Travel light a wear rubber slippers please cos you are bound to get wet. Go all the way in to see all 5 waterfalls. The view and feel is wonderful.

Thank E L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a fun waterfall trekking! You need to wear a raincoat to cross over a few small waterfalls to arrive the stunning view of Madakaripura Waterfall. Make sure you have a non-slippery flipflops cause you are going to hike following the river stream.

Thank nsr0102
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was recently in Surabaya for work and was told about this place from a coworker. I mentioned it to some other people at work and we decided to give it a try. Traffic was horrible on the drive but that is to be expected...More

Thank ejovanovich
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rode on a motorcycle for about 15 minutes to get to the park, which I enjoyed very much, when the breeze brush against your face. Upon reaching the entrance, will need to trek/hike for 30 - 40 minutes before arriving at the waterfall. The guide...More

1  Thank SanWanLiu
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Visiting Indonesia and suffering from never-ending heat? Than this is your must visit stop, about 15-20 minutes hike following river stream all the way to the Waterfalls which are simply stunning, at first you see multiple smaller ones falling over massive in leafs covered rock...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 27 June 2017

we visited this waterfall on the way back from Mt. Bromo, and it was worth it. if you're traveling by personal car, you will reach a parking area around 1 km from the entrance to the waterfall. I do recommend you to take the local's...More

2  Thank Pramesti S
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

This was our last planned outdoor activity during our East Java tour. A short and highly enjoyable motorcycle taxi ride was required to get to the start of a 1km trail before we reached the waterfall area. The waterfall area was stunning. Raincoats and flipflops...More

Thank DrJohnWong
Reviewed 25 June 2017

We visited this waterfall after viewing the sunrise at Mt Bromo, and it was totally worth doing this trip (it can be done also on the way up towards Bromo). However, this is no ordinary waterfall viewing as you will get to walk under some...More

Thank TWL12345
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

The attraction comprises several falls with different angles of falls from tiny to medium size falls. The route to the location is a bit cumbersome: from bus to motorbike and then around 2 km walk. Motorbikes may be considered to be replaced with golf cart...More

Thank 348wisnup
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Great place great historical story beautiful waterfalls and scenery. Guides and transport. Complete tour for experienced trekkers some minor difficult climbing. Very interesting beautiful place

Thank Gimli53
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28 June 2017|
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Response from Eric R | Reviewed this property |
If the cruise ship dock at Tanjung Perak Dock, you will need arround 3 hours driving using private car (in normal traffic). In total you will need 6hours just to go and back.
Barry G
14 November 2016|
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Response from Parcheesee | Reviewed this property |
You can try Bali Java holidays. Ask for Cahyo. Even if he cannot ferry you, he has recommendations. It will be cheaper than hotels. By the way December is not a good time to visit Madakaripura. It's also very rainy this... More
Veeraiah V
28 September 2016|
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Response from SisSiskey | Reviewed this property |
Yes. if it's rainy, for visitors safety, visitors are not allowed to go in to waterfalls area. Sep until February is rainy season.