Selo Leter Waterfall in Nganjuk Regency, East Java Province

Nganjuk Regency has become another favorite vacation spot in East Java Province. One of the region’s prime tourist allure is the complex of waterfalls that reside on a highland (Wilis Mountain). Sawahan Sub-District indeed becomes the right destination, which is the home of tons of amazing falls. For instance, there is Selo Leter Waterfall in Bendolo Village. Thanks to the locals. They have built a better route to access the location. No wonder, everyone can get to the site more comfortably these days. It is also located near to another secluded waterfall called Tetes Embun. That means tourists can enjoy two beautiful falls at once during the same day of the visit.

The Nuance
In terms of nuance, Selo Leter Waterfall offers a serene and refreshing nuance. It is considered a new vacation spot, as well, so the number of visitors remains low. Even though tourists come at noon, they won’t suffer the heat of the sun at all. Thanks to the presence of shady trees and rejuvenating water. As for the appearance, the waterfall has a height of 40 meters and it has a moderate water discharge. The cliff is dominated by mold and bushes, as well. Under the waterfall, a small pond is located. Some rocks and stones also dominate that area.

Exploring Selo Leter Waterfall
Selo Leter Waterfall doesn’t have a good popularity as compared to others. Despite the fact, it offers a distinct beauty. For instance, tourists are able to take advantage of the serenity to relax and get away from their busy lives. At least, they can rest for a while from daily routines and soothe their mind on the site. The only issue is related to the accessibility. For a simpler trip, in this case, it is recommended to hire a motorcycle taxi in order to reach the trekking point.

Aside from the serenity, Selo Leter Waterfall attracts tourists due to the trekking opportunity as well. The simple footpath is indeed available, but it remains challenging for first-timers or those who never visit a wild nature. Along the way to the waterfall, tourists may see a small river and lots of big trees. No wonder, this trip is going to be comfortable and interesting. It is also recommended to rest for a while by the river before continuing the trip.

Once arriving at Selo Leter Waterfall, tourists can enjoy several fun things right away. The most common one is photography. That means visitors would take some photos of the waterfall or other objects there. Another popular thing to do is bathing in the natural pond. Have no worries. The depth is shallow, so everyone can enjoy the activity safely. As for the water, it feels so refreshing and revitalizing.

Nearby Attractions

  • Gedangan Waterfall
  • Nongko Ijo Pine Forest
  • Ngliman Mountain
  • Kedung Malem Waterfall
  • Nawangsari Waterfall

How to Get There
Reaching Selo Leter Waterfall is easy, as long as tourists know the route. Also, they need to get to Nganjuk Regency first. From Surabaya City, in this case, a trip to Nganjuk usually takes around 2 hours and 3 minutes as the distance is 112 km. First, tourists must take Surabaya – Mojokerto Highway. Next, they can simply take Mojokerto – Kertosono Highway. Once arriving at the downtown, they may continue the trip and head to Selo Leter Waterfall at Bendolo Village. The distance is 37.7 km, so this trip would take around 1 hour and 13 minutes. In this case, the best route to take is Sawahan – Berbek Street.

Where to Stay

  • Istana Hotel
  • Nirwana Hotel

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