Wise man said, there is no heaven on Earth, but there is a piece of it. Nglanggeran, a primeval volcano in southeast part of Yogyakarta, is a piece of heaven since it offers exceptional scenery from 700 m above sea level.
Nglanggeran is a primeval volcano that located in Gunungkidul, one of the regencies in southeast part of Yogyakarta. This region is known for its karstic mountain and beautiful beaches. Previously, people did not aware that apart from the beaches, Gunungkidul also has a primeval volcano which is specifically located in Patuk region, around 25 km from Yogyakarta.
But, in the last four years, Nglanggeran is getting more famous as a tourism site. Although it is no longer active since 60 million years ago, Nglanggeran still offers amazing sites including cave, springs, mountains, and views you cannot compare. From the peak of Nglanggeran, views of rice fields, scattered giant stones, and also lakes, are really enjoyable. It simply feels like heaven.