The most beautiful places of Java

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Petr Liška
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The most beautiful places of Java
Inserted: 29.11.2018
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Java is not just a heavily overcrowded Indonesian island. You will find here many beautiful places like volcanoes, craters and interesting historical monuments. Come and see the most beautiful of them

Volcano Gunung Semeru

The highest volcano of Java Island

| Altitude: 3 676 m / 12 060 ft

Gunung Semeru (3 676m) is one of the most active and dangerous volcanoes in the world. At the same time it is… continue reading

Kawah Ijen

The most famous crater of Indonesia

| Altitude: 2 152 m / 7 060 ft

Almost at the very eastern end of the island of Java you will find a very interesting place – the crater… continue reading


The largest Buddhist temple in the world

| Altitude: 269 m / 883 ft

Borobudur is the most significant monument of Indonesia and the largest Buddhist temple in the world. It's… continue reading

Volcano Gunung Bromo

The most famous volcano of Indonesia

| Altitude: 2 329 m / 7 641 ft

The Gunung Bromo Volcano (2,329 meters above sea level) is not far from the highest volcano in Java, yet it… continue reading

Volcano Gunung Merapi

Deadly Volcano

| Altitude: 2 930 m / 9 613 ft

The Gunung Merapi Volcano (2,930 m above sea level) is a popular tourist destination in Central Java – if it… continue reading

Dieng Plateau


Interesting Dieng Plateau is located near from town Wonosobo. You will find here volcanoes, craters, lakes… continue reading


The largest Hindu temple in Indonesia

| Altitude: 153 m / 502 ft

Prambanan is the famous and largest Hindu temple in Indonesia. It is listed in UNESCO's cultural heritage. It… continue reading


Capital of Indonesia

| Altitude: 6 m / 20 ft

Jakarta is located on the most populous island of Indonesia – Java. It has more than ten million inhabitants … continue reading

Kampung Naga

Typical village surrounded by beautiful countrysid

| Altitude: 623 m / 2 044 ft

In the fertile landscape beneath the volcanoes in central Java you will find the beautiful old village of… continue reading

Kawah Ratu Crater

The Tangkuban Perahu volcano crater

| Altitude: 1 807 m / 5 928 ft

In the western part of Jawa Island you will find the massive volcano Tangkuban Perahu. On the slopes there is… continue reading

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