About Bojonegoro Regency
Bojonegoro Regency has 230.706 Ha widths, with the number of inhabitant is 1.176.386, and is part of East Java province. Its location is about 110 km from East Java province and state in 6°59' 7°37' latitudes and 112°09' longitudes.
Bojonegoro regency has many tourist attractions such as, nature tour, artificial tour, cultural tour, pilgrimage tour. One of Bojonegoro tourist attractions that become the mainstay is Kayangan Api, this tourism object is the biggest eternal fire in Asia and estimated the biggest in the world.
Bojonegoro is located in the inland part of northern Java plain, in the banks of Bengawan Solo River (the largest river in Java). As with most of Java, Bojonegoro landscape is dominated with rice paddy fields. In Bojonegoro area, Bengawan Solo River changes its course from northward to eastward. Seasonal conditions are often very contrasting. In the rainy season, rain will fall almost daily while in dry season; the rain will not come for months, causing widespread drought and water shortages.
Bojonegoro is bordered by:
North side: Tuban regency
East side: Lamongan regency
South side: Madiun, Nganjuk and Jombang regency
West side: Ngawi and Blora (Central Java)
Whereas, Bojonegoro regency is has a lot of interesting tourism objects, which usually visited by many people in the holiday. This area is support with its good geographical and good mountainous area, so that Bojonegoro becomes one of tourism area supplier I East Java province.
Geology Tourism of Mine
One of the unique Bojonegoro tourism objects is the geology tourism of oil mine. This geology tourism is interesting tourism and uniquely because this mine is done by human resource and there is also using truck machine to carry away the raw oil (Lantung) from the earth. The location is sbout 50 km of west side of Bojonegoro city, precisely, in teak forest area, Wonocolo village, Kedewan district. IT can reach by two and four wheel vehicle. This oil well is the oil wells of Dutch’s omission.
Malo From Bojonegoro
Malo Handicraft Beside the foods and tourism attraction, Bojonegoro has anything different that interesting to find out, which is the furniture and handicraft products. Bojonegro is famous as one of teak wood producer in Java island, it is because Bojonegoro has big and wide teak forest. So, it is not surprising if this regency has many furniture and handicraft industry that made of teak wood. The center of its handicraft is located in Kasiman district, Bojonegoro. You can find many handicraft that made of teak wood, coconut tree, coconut shell,…
The Gate To Khayangan Api
Khayangan Api The name of “Kayangan Api” is a fire source that never die, located in the forest in Sendangharjo village, Ngasem district, a village that has about 42,29% jungle area of the village width. According to a story, Kayangan Api is a place of Mbah Kriyo Kusumo or Mpu Supa took a rest, he also known as Mbah Pandhe from Mojopahit. In the west side of Kayangan Api, there is a puddle of mud that contain of sulfur, and according to belief, at that time still made farm tools…
Hok Swie Bio Temple, The Colors of Diversity
Hok Swie Bio Temple Hok Swie Bio Temple is one of religious place in Bojonegoro. It is Tri Dharma religious place and famous with its Dragon Head design. It looks like a chinese area, because the design is seems like Chinese style. The dominant color of this temple is red, so that many people thought that this temple is build for Chinese people. This temple is visit by many people, especially in Chinese new year. There are many pilgrim from Bojonegoro and other area visit and pray here. Hok Swie…
The Green Tirta Wana Dander
Tirta Wana Dander Next south of Bojonegoro city about 13 km, there is nature tourism object and artificial tourism object, precise in Dander village, Dander district, that famous with Tirtawana, Tirta meaning Water and Wana meaning that the Forest. It’s mean that there is water in the forest. Tirta Wana Dander is a tourism object that has full of nature panorama that very beautiful, because there are many big trees and shady also tropical plants that made the air becomes cool and fresh. Here has built very wide swimming pool,…