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Semarang Rainbow Village

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Colors for a poor neighbourhood

I've a walked through part of it and it's fun. With the Indonesian climate already after one year... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Andrea S
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Very colourful neighbourhood

The rainbow village is called "kumpung pelangi" in Indonesian, it is in walking distance from... read more

Reviewed April 11, 2018
Daniel V
Darwin, Australia
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Jl. Dr. Sutomo IV | Near Domenico Savio Junior HIgh School, Semarang, Indonesia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Look how the locals lives their lives in this village, painted with beautiful rainbow colours and enhance their life to live with positive vibes. Its a local village with all their residents living there and they were very friendly and welcoming. Just be nice to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank marvin_ngrw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really nice to see that people did it all together to give the neighborhood a boost. Also with the colours it is an attractive area to see. The new insta place to be!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Joost N
Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

It’s really easy to get to . The locals were really really friendly . I think they played a huge part of it for us . Some of the art isn’t as bright as the sun has faded some of it .... I would have...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Neel M
Reviewed October 2, 2018

I've a walked through part of it and it's fun. With the Indonesian climate already after one year since it has been created, it needs some repainting. Overall anyway a very cool and admirable initiative, well executed! Worth having a look since it's soo easy...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Andrea S
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

A small town very colourful. Everything is so happy.artistic city full of smilling people. Very happy place. Everything painted, walls, floor, lamps,rock etc. Friendly place with friendly people. O loved it.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Andreia R
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

Creative, colorful, beautiful. Small street. Instagramable. Dirty river inside here. You can access here use Go-Jek because there is enough parking space. Expensive parking ticket. You will wet if rain.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Andy L
Reviewed May 1, 2018

The rainbow village started from a simple idea and has raised the self respect of the locals. Some interesting handicrafts available. A different tourist sight.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank TveViking
Reviewed April 11, 2018

The rainbow village is called "kumpung pelangi" in Indonesian, it is in walking distance from Lawang Sewu and Tugu Muda and is well worth a visit. Apparently, the local government paid for the colourful make over of this village. Very good place to take plenty...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Daniel V
Reviewed January 26, 2018 via mobile

Located just near to Lawang sewu You can get by Local transport Trans Semarang Heard about this place and came to vist It's really interesting to see a slum village changed to gr8 place

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank DharmapuriAnand
Reviewed January 22, 2018

i walked from jalan Pandanaran to tugu statue and then to jalan Sutomo, after I saw flower markets I knew that I've arrived at this village. Rainbow village or Kampung Pelangi in bahasa Indonesia, is an attractive village with colourful wallpaints of the houses, colourful...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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February 23, 2018|
Response from DharmapuriAnand | Reviewed this property |
Rainbow Village is located in Semarang approx 4 hours from Borobudur Borobudur to Magelang Magelang to Semarang