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Amasing Lake

Love being here. We can rent boat and go around for enjoying view of the Mountain around and... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
Adi S
Kuta, Indonesia
Just Good to Escape

Not really enjoyed my visit there. It's like a lake, but I think it's not. The one I like is, the... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2017
Kiki W
Dusseldorf, Germany
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

Love being here. We can rent boat and go around for enjoying view of the Mountain around and Village too.

Thank Adi S
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Not really enjoyed my visit there. It's like a lake, but I think it's not. The one I like is, the traditional food around this place. They were so cheap and yummy.

Thank Kiki W
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Rawa Pening has nice scenery with mountain background. A bunch of water hyacinth makes some parts of the lake seems dirty. You can rent boat. Bring your hat, sunglasses and put sunblock if you come here above 11.00 AM. The lake is about 1 hour...More

Thank xave151
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Take the boat ride; very peaceful and relaxing. The weather in this area is always mild as it is higher elevation. If you travel outside of rainy season should be a nice time.

Thank Troy K
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped by at this lake on our way to Yogyakarta. It's pretty good place for a break with nice view and boat ride. Boat ride cost is 100,000 Rupiah for 3 people. It's about $11-12 AUD. There are few food stall and floating restaurants...More

Thank Azriel_and_Smurf
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Very nice place if you rent a boat to take a round ... It's quite ...calm.... love it. Tips Take tour in the morning. The boat was 100.000 per trip Could for 10 peoples. They offer other outdoor activities such as flying fox, riding horse...More

Thank Nina M
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Here I always feel at home .. Here I always felt comfortable .. And besides I can enjoy my natural beauty can also channel my hobbies .. The natural beauty of Indonesia ..

Thank Arif B
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We just go there for take our kid a boat. It price IDR 100k. Initially we surprised with the price, but we still go tough. And finally i realize, the experince is worth it with the price. Nice scenery, and joyful for kids. And don't...More

Thank Fefe A
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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Rawa Peninh is surrounded by rice paddy and seductive view. Recommended for stress release view 😉👍🏽

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Our cruise ship shore excursion “Borobudur by Train” takes us along the northern edge of Rawa Pening (literally meaning 'Clear Swamp') which is a lake that serves as a source of power, irrigation, flood control and is used for fishing. Due partly to the high...More

Thank Mike P
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