Pindul Cave is located in the village Bejiharjo, District Karangmojo, Gunung Kidul Regency. Pindul known because of the way down the cave done by climbing the tube above the underground river in the cave, this activity is known as cave tubing. Underground river starts from the mouth of the cave until the latter part of the cave, inside the cave there is a narrow passage that only passable one the tube, so that tourists usually take turns one by one to skip this section. Pindul long cave is 350 meters with a width of 5 meters and the distance of the water surface with 4 meter cave roof. Pindul cave search takes approximately one hour that ends at a dam. The river’s flow inside Pindul comes from the springs Gedong Tujuh.
Caving would be no rock formations of stalactites, which is a type of secondary minerals that hangs from the ceiling of limestone caves. In fact, there are stalactites that grow at the bottom and be like a pillar. Some karst rock is alive and dripping water. Pindul divided into three zones, namely Zone bright, dim and dark. One part Pindul there is quite wide so it looks like the pool and there is a considerable gap incoming sunlight. This gap can also be passed as the song by entering a vertical cave. tourist attractions around Pindul is Gua Wren (dry cave).
Pindul cave locations
Bejiharjo village is located in the karst hills that are dominated by rocks. Pindul can be reached from the city of Yogyakarta using private vehicles such as motorcycles or cars passing through Wonosari, located about 7 km to the north of the city Wonosari, after entering the village Bejiharjo, the trip continues to follow the asphalt road.
When best time to go ?
You can travel to Pindul when summer because the water in the cave will appear green and you will feel like in green canyon.
How to get to pindul cave ?