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nature beauty + locals' kindness

I went here as part of my journey to run in the ultra-trail-run from Semeru to Bromo (bromotenggersemeru100ultra.com). in summary: "experience of a lifetime"..  you can read... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 2, 2013
Handy T
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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7 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Banyuwangi, Indonesia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

I'll tell you about my first experience to coming on this place. From Bromo Area, (I stay on Bromo Permai Hotels), me and my 6 guest coming to this place and ready to camp there. In my opinion, i'm imagine that i can relax there, take a shower into the (legend) lake and having a barbeque party! But..... haha... okay,... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
20 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

I went here as part of my journey to run in the ultra-trail-run from Semeru to Bromo (bromotenggersemeru100ultra.com). in summary: "experience of a lifetime"..  you can read from other reviews about how beautiful the place is.. so, I'll tell you something else. It took me only 1.5hrs of easy jogging from Ranupani , because i only packed a small backpack, hydration... More 

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Fullerton, California
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30 reviews 30 reviews
4 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

Beautiful lake especially during the sunrise. Really basic camping area. No decent "toilet" or running water, so be prepared for the worst. But the lake itself is beautiful and made up for it. It was raining most of the afternoon/early evening. Good thing I was prepared for dry pitching my tent (rain cover first). Can be cold and windy. Unfortunately... More 

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Bandung, Indonesia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2012

if you want to see the most beautiful lake in east java, I think that is Ranu Kumbolo lake. The very nice place. Very cold and very natural...

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Malang
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2012

I tell you for sure... that is not easy to see this lake... because this lake is hidden on mountains. You need you walk, hiking for 5-6 hours to reach this place. Just before your legs won't move again, you will see the huge water on bettwen mountains. So fantastic to see that scenary. When you get there... somehow you... More 

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