Do you have go to Cerme Cave? It is a amazing cave! Cerme Cave is one of favorite tourism object’s backpackers or adventurers. Cerme Cave has view which different with others. Stalactite-stalagmite. It is good destination for your holiday! Bagus Yulianto,caver from Acintyacunyata , Cerme Ceve famous as cave tourism since 1980s.
Cerme Cave’s Location Cerme cave is located in Srunggo Village, Selopamioro, Imogiri, Bantul, exactly about 22 km fromYogya City. We can go there by motorcycle or car. The road had be hard and smooth by aspals. In the road, we can see beautiful scenery and Yogya City from the hill. If you walk to go there in the night, you’ll see that city like you see
• There are two entrances to enter the cave: Luweng Ploso in Giritirto Village, Panggang, Gunung Kidul Regency or enterance of itself. Two entrances have a same link.• You can enter to Lawang Ploso if you don’t want mix by other . You will past gardens and rock walls, and then down stairs up.
Cerme Cave has 1300 meters long. Main room has distance 950 from Lawang Ploso. There many branches of cave. There Pandu Cave, Grojogan Sewu waterfall, bottom land rivers, and also Holy Water. Water in cave floor has 10 cm high up to 1 meter high. In many place, cave wall is too short, so we must creep. This cave is save for beginners. There are many ornaments in the cave. There are stalactite, column, sodastraw stalagmite, and helectite.
“cerme” is from “Ceramah” word. This cave in the past is a place where Walisongo teach Islam Religion. As studying place and make strategy, discussion, included to planning Masjid Agung Demak building.