In term of tourism, Blitar is not as shiny as Malang or Banyuwangi. However, this regency slowly shows itself to be one of the rising stars in term of tourism in East Java. There are more and more destinations that you can visit in this regency. Waterfalls in Blitar, for example, are getting popular for its beauty.
Blitar is a unique place, its landscape ranging from the peak of an active volcano to the beautiful coastal area in the south. Exploring this regency would be an interesting experience. You can start by visiting waterfalls in Blitar.
This is an unusual cave. If you are into caves, you’ll notice that the karst area can create lots of wonderful caves. In Yogyakarta, for example, you can find Jomblang Cave with its heavenly rays. In Luweng, it’s not only sunlight that comes down, but there is also a waterfall there. You can enjoy this waterfall from inside the cave. The air is cool and the view is just extraordinary.
This waterfall is still in a pristine condition. There is nothing that spoils the beauty of this rocky waterfall. Unfortunately, the road that gets you to Jurug Bening is also challenging. Once you get to the waterfall, though, you can enjoy a great rice field panorama. The waterfall drops on a picturesque rocky cliff. The pond is also very refreshing.
Tirto Galuh Waterfall
One of the most spectacular waterfalls in Blitar, Tirto Galuh is neither tall nor big. The thing that set this waterfall apart from others is that the illusion of being surrounded by many waterfalls. Even though the streams come from a single river, but it creates a lot of low waterfalls that flow into a center point. This one is really instagramable.
You will need an extra effort to get to this waterfall. Not only that the main road is not yet developed. You also have to walk along the river. The waterfall and its surrounding area are simply wonderful. There is also a myth surrounding this waterfall. This place is also instagramable.
You cannot enjoy this waterfall from below the drop. That is simply because the waterfall is dropping directly into the sea. However, there is also a small pond located on the side of the cliff where the stream drops into the sea. This waterfall is a great place for photography, especially if you are using drones.
Blitar has a lot of wonderful spots that you can explore. There are many wonderful waterfalls in this regency. Waterfalls in Blitar usually are in pristine condition, and each has unique traits.