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Why choose CitraElo Rafting Magelang? 1.Pioneer dan Licensed! Established in 1995, PT. CITRA ELO RIVER or well-known as CitraElo is pioneered in the whitewater rafting trip business in Central Java and licensed in the business. This legal issue is...more
Km. 02 Jl. Raya Mungkid Sendangsono, Magelang 56152, Indonesia
+62 293 788435
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

the location is quite comfortable with a large vehicle parking lot, complete public spaces such as waiting rooms, dozens of toilets & showers, eating places, and cafeterias. there is a swimming pool for participants who finish rafting. Location on the banks of the river elo,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 5, 2018 via mobile

Went to Jogja for family holiday with 4 kids aged 6+ to 17 years old. If you have not tried river rafting before, this is one activity you must try, especially after visiting the Borobudur sunrise. My 6+ year old Son loved it so much....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

We are a family from England. We are Mum, Dad, Daughter 17, Son 15. We went on this boat trip in August 2018. Only thing we can say is FANTASTIC! What a scream. A brilliant day out! Worth every Penny. Thank you CitraElo rafting.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank WilliamR296
Reviewed April 21, 2018

We went on a trip to Borobudur and the we find this company for water raftning. We arrange it and when we meet there and get info all was really proff. Our guide was very good and was very active. It was the first time...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed December 21, 2017

This is one activity that our family really enjoyed during our vacation there. The base camp of CitraElo is only ten minutes away from Manohara Hotel, where we are staying. We arrived at the base camp at about 1130 hr and had a delicious lunch...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed December 9, 2017

It was a disappointing trip. The rapids were fine but the waters were really dirty. You will see trash floating aside you as you go down the river. The waters, unlike Bali, were brown so I felt that we were trying to get out of...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Stephy2007
Reviewed July 1, 2017

Spent an afternoon rafting for our honeymoon in June 2016. We're always down for an adventure and can handle when things are rough-around-the-edges, but this is a struggling company and we had a mediocre experience overall. Not recommended. Pros: -A mostly relaxing way to enjoy...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank NJ367
Reviewed January 30, 2017 via mobile

Lead by goofy and khamin. They showed us crocodile (fake) monitor lizards and the stories of ELO river. They are very fun people. I m impressed by their standards.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Motarddjebel
Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

Our guide was Goofy (his nick name). He was funny and professional, ensuring our safety at all times. However all the tour guides were very friendly, full of the beautiful Indonesian smiles and fun also when or if you bumped into them on the river....More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Paulette S
Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Superb experience. Guides were extremely skilful with a good sense of humour. The entire journey was enjoyable. Body rafting was a good experience!. Food was provided as well! Would join them again!

Date of experience: June 2016
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