Tentang Kabupaten Magetan

Kabupaten dengan 19 kecamatan, 208 desa dan 27 kelurahan ini berbatasan langsung dengan Kabupaten Ngawi di utara, Kota Madiun dan Kabupaten Madiun di timur, Kabupaten Ponorogo, serta Kabupaten Karanganyar dan Kabupaten Wonogiri, Jawa Tengah.

Magetan merupakan kabupaten yang juga sering dikunjungi oleh wisatawan. Selain merupakan daerah yang paling dekat dengan perbatasan Jawa Timur dan Jawa Tengah, di kabupaten juga terletak gunung Lawu yang berada di bagian barat Magetan. Ditambah lagi, di Magetan juga terdapat telaga Sarangan, salah satu obyek wisata yang paling populer di Magetan, yang terletak di jalur wisata Magetan-Sarangan-Tawangmangu-Karanganyar.

Selain telaga Sarangan, di Magetan juga terdapat beberapa obyek wisata lain yang siap dieksplor seperti air terjun, situs sejarah, dan pusat kerajinan.

Secara geografis, Magetan berada di dataran dengan suhu 16-22 derajat celcius. Hal ini pula yang membuat Magetan sungguh nyaman untuk dikunjungi.

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The Crowd In Ledug Suro Ceremony

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Sarangan Lake

Sarangan Lake Telaga Sarangan is also known as sand lake, is a natural lake that lies at the foot of Mount Lawu, Plaosan district , Magetan regency, East Java. Located about 16 kilometers west of the city Magetan, Sarangan is having 30 acres and and 28 meters depth. With air temperatures between 18 and 25 degrees Celsius, Telaga Sarangan able to attract hundreds of thousands of visitors each year. The atmosphere is obviously become the most interesting place for the downtown people. Telaga Sarangan is Magetan’s tourism. Around the lake,…

Ledhug Suro Ceremony, Magetan

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Sadon Temple

Sadon Temple Sadon temple or Reog temple is located in Sadon hamlet, Cepoko village, Panekan sub-district, Magetan. The local inhabitants are familiar with Reog temple than Sadon temple. It precisely located on 3 km from Magetan city. This temple was a relic of Majapahit kingdom, that was Shiva Temple, but it is not known exactly when and on what purpose this temple was made. This temple was discovered by a Dutch researcher named Hupermand on 1866, in a state that was not perfect anymore. In 1969, with the supported by…

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