The Beauty of Kumbolo Lake in Mount Semeru
Mount Semeru East Java is a mountain that has a million beauty that is stored inside. And this is what makes the traveler especially those who have a hobby of climbing the mountain makes Semeru as a tourist attraction number one in the city of East Java. Many visitors come to the mountain semeru because it has a uniqueness and also the beauty of this place is still natural..
Mount Semeru which has a height of 3676 meters above sea level is known to many travelers and a prima donna for the climbers, because this place was used as the location shooting a film by titled 5 Cm, a film that tells the meaning of friendship. Because of the success of this film, make the audience want to visit and want to conquer Mount Semeru. Hearing the name of Mount Semeru can not be separated from a beauty that is so natural in it. One of the beauty possessed by Mount Semeru is Ranu Kumbolo or Kumbolo lake.
Ranu Kumbolo Tourism Object is known for the hidden paradise at the foot of the mountain semeru, the beauty of which is owned by ranu kumbolo make the climber charmed when he saw the beauty of this lake. Ranu Kumbolo is the first destination for climbers to be able to conquer Mahameru peak which has a height of 3676 Mdpl with a temperature of 7 ° -10 ° Celsius. Of course you can imagine the struggle to achieve it is not easy and filled with a fight..
Ranu Kumbolo Tourist attraction is known for its beauty, therefore it is not uncommon the climber to make this place as a tourist attraction that is very unique because it provides an amazing scenery that ever existed in Indonesia. Kumbolo Lake is also not rarely used as a place of rest by climbers who feel exhausted climbing Mount Semeru and want to relax his body while looking at the scenery is very beautiful.
Did you know that behind the beauty of the lake Ranu Kumbolo has a legend that not many people know, according to the story of local people told that in this lake has some mystery that was quite scary. It is said that in this lake when the full moon arrives a gadi with long hair will appear, this girl is believed to be the watcher of lake Ranu Kumbolo known for its beauty. Lots of mysteries are stored in this lake Kumbolo like the other again the death of one of the new bride who was dragged by the current from this lake. The dead bride died after burning incense and gave some offerings to Ranu Kumbolo lake guard. After giving and burning the offerings, the two newlyweds had the intention of cleansing themselves into the lake but the unfortunate fate of the bride who whilst while washing away, the bride was dragged down by the current from Ranu Kumbolo lake and drowned, but a few hours later her body floated . Of course this is to be a very strange phenomenon, because it is possible in a lake that has a calm stream, has a strong current that can even carry people away.