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Madakaripura Waterfall

Sapeh, Lumbang | Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park, Probolinggo, Indonesia
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Really great views despite the struggle to reach the waterfall

From the parking area, you need to rent a motorcycle to get to the entrance (costs 10,000 IDR one... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
If you're on water amusement. This was OK!

I've seen a better waterfall but this place is a nice place to visit. Make sure you wear something... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2017
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Sapeh, Lumbang | Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park, Probolinggo, Indonesia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the parking area, you need to rent a motorcycle to get to the entrance (costs 10,000 IDR one way). Then from the entrance gate to the waterfalls, you need to walk for approx. 1km uphill which is quite tiring. There is an option of...More

Thank molamola17
Reviewed 3 December 2017

I've seen a better waterfall but this place is a nice place to visit. Make sure you wear something that can easily dry. I wouldn't recommend bikini but shorts and running tee will do. Be carefull when it's rainy season it's get flooded. If you...More

1  Thank Damaarti
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Here also nice place to visit , I would love to visit again if I can hope you all will enjoy and like here too 😉 See you again Indonesia 🇮🇩

Thank Piya I
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Worth place to visit! You have to walk first around 30 minutes and then squeeze between the rocks to see few small waterfalls next to each other. I suppose it was around 100 meters high :) Definitely worth to see if you are on the...More

Thank Pablitooos
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Just pay and ride the ojek to the waterfall entrance. From there, 30-40 minute easy pavement walk to the river. Start to wear rain coat and trudge the ankle length river with a small rock climb and you will reach the spectacular waterfall. Water is...More

Thank Wei W
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

After a short ojek ride and around 30mins of walking, you will be rewarded with a majestic view of the beautiful waterfalls. Be prepared with sandals or shoes which are suitable for water activities as you would have to walk through water at some parts.

Thank Nasri Z
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

One of the best waterfalls i have ever seen. Totally recommended place to lose yourself for a while. But be careful! Floor is really slippery so you better wear good waterproof sandals, short pants and raincoat, unless you want to get completely wet, as we...More

Thank NoemiPB
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

One of my Friend would like to see the 200 meter waterfall so we added this into our bromo and ijen trip, when I reached I can't express how beautiful the view was. It is not easy to access, I think that's why the view...More

Thank Tian Q
Reviewed 9 October 2017

If visiting Bromo sempatkan stop by Madakaripura waterfall because of its location is quite close. Do not forget to bring the jacket because it will certainly wet waterfall hit. But if you do not want to bother around the location there is a rental jacket...More

Thank Grand_Dion
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

First we wanted to skip this trip but decided to go on the way back from Bromo and didn’t regret it! The driver drops you at a sort of entrance from where it’s another 2,5 km to the next entrance. You can walk but it’s...More

Thank ReisDNA
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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.