8 attractions in Cirebon must-see

Cirebon had a number of attraction that is not inferior to other favorite holiday destinations such as Bandung, Yogyakarta or Bogor. The city is famous for its mango gedong gincunya was later selected many travelers as a tourist destination. Every holiday season long, abrupt Cirebon crowded by the large number of tourists coming from outside the city.

8 attractions in Cirebon must-see
8 attractions in Cirebon must-see


The increasing tourist visits to Cirebon in recent years did not escape from economic development and the development of a fairly rapidly. Since the opening of Highway Cipali, mileage towards Cirebon also became faster.

Not only that, the presence of a number of lodging in every corner of the city is also increasingly provide ease and convenience for travelers. Well, for those of you who plan to visit the city of shrimp, there are some recommendations of attractions in Cirebon worth a visit. Is there anything? Check out the full description here.

1. the Kasepuhan

Kasepuhan of Cirebon's attractions is the first must-see, especially if you are interested in history. Palaces in Cirebon was built in 1529 by Prince Mas Mohammad Arifin that in fact is the great-grandson of Sunan Gunung Jati.

The Palace was originally called Pakungwati Palace was built as the administrative center of Cirebon in the past. The name of this tour in Cirebon Kasepuhan later renamed after the zoning of the Palace during the reign of Prince Mertawijaya, who was known as Sultan Sepuh Mohammad Mertawijaya Syamsuddin.

Thus, whatever the hell that can be seen in Kasepuhan?

You can visit the museum of the Palace to see various historic relics such as the keshik, gamelan from the year 1426, Prabu Siliwangi antique paintings, relics of Sunan Kalijaga, a tambourine to Cannon mini. You can also explore the area of the Palace to observe the architecture that has a high philosophy. Kasepuhan of Cirebon Kasepuhan is on the road Number 43, Lemahwungkuk, Cirebon City.

2. The Keraton Kanoman

Keraton Kanoman was a historic tourist destinations in Cirebon are no less interesting of the Kasepuhan. Even though it has a lot of experience restoration, Kraton Kanoman still preserve the decoration and architectural style of Javanese and Chinese containing the value of the historical development of Islamic kingdoms in Indonesia. Collections of historical objects such as paintings, ceramics, as well as craft keshik Axis of the legendary Dragon Liman you can find in tourist spots in Cirebon.

Founded in 1678, Kraton Kanoman of custom and tradition still holds to this day. One of the Palace's most famous traditions is the usual Fetish Long Ritual held every month to celebrate. The ritual Long Fetish begins with leaching heirloom objects belonging to the Kraton Kanoman during 40 days and continued with the ritual procession heirlooms and gunungan produce from Hall of Kraton Kanoman Jinem to the mosque. This procession is always highly anticipated Cirebon residents and tourists. In addition to having high philosophical value, Long ritual Amulets can also be event give thanks for the citizens around the Keraton Kanoman.

Keraton Kanoman open daily for tourists at 09:00-17:00. Visitors only have to pay the entrance ticket costs Rp 7,000 to enj3. The great mosque of The Copyright Sense

The oldest mosque in Cirebon is located in the complex of the Kasepuhan. The architecture of the great mosque of The Copyright Sense much influence dominated in the past. These characteristics can be seen from the roof of a mosque that has no height like other mosques on the island of Java in General.

At first glance, this one might not seem so special. Even though it seems simple, there are interesting stories behind the construction of this mosque. Allegedly, the construction of The Mosque Reserved Sense involving hundreds of important figures of the Kingdom of Demak, Cirebon, and Majapahit. Sunan Gunung Jati even pointing Sunan Kalijaga to design the architecture of the mosque.

In addition to the style of architecture which is still lasting to this day, there is a tradition that is still maintained in the mosque of The Copyright Sense, i.e. the azan pitu. Azan pitu is a ritual of the adhaan is done by seven muezzin simultaneously. Azan pitu is usually Sung every Friday prayers in the Grand Mosque of The Copyright Sense.

4. Sunan Gunung Jati

Sunan Gunung Jati often used as religious tourism destinations for tourists who come from Java island. In Cirebon's sights you will feel the atmosphere of solemn blessing chant sacred verses that resonated across the Tomb complex of Sunan Gunung Jati. The typical architectural styles of China, Java, and any Arab chime perfectly formed an amazing harmony. A variety of typical Chinese porcelain decorating many pinned around the walls of the Tomb.

Another attraction that owned the Tomb complex of Sunan Gunung Jati is the existence of a nine doors arranged in Decker. However, visitors are only allowed to go up to the door, because the doors were subsequently reserved only for the descendants of Sunan Gunung Jati.

The Tomb complex of Sunan Gunung Jati is located on Jalan Astana square Teak 53 Mountain, village, Kecamatan Gunung Jati Astana.

5. Taman Sari Sunyaragi Cave

In recent years, the interest of tourists to visit the Taman Sari Sunyaragi Cave. Thanks to the restoration of the garden area and arts performances each year, attractions in Cirebon is now no longer looks like a neglected.

The Park has a row of this cave was once a place of meditation for the nobles of the Kingdom or the soldiers of the Palace. The authenticity of the ancient stone buildings in the cave of Sunyaragi even still feels so pure. Local residents also often make the attractions of this as the location of Cirebon hunting photos.

Taman Sari Sunyaragi Caves often made music performances, the Ballet's location, until the opening of the Festival Palace Nusantara which is carried out once a year. In fact, recently, Taman Sari Sunyaragi Cave Manager also launched a hot-air balloon rides for wisawatan interests in order to increasingly fond of visiting here.

Interested in coming to attractions in Cirebon? Just come to its location in the path Sunyaragi, Kecamatan Cirebon, Schleichera. Taman Sari Sunyaragi Caves open to the public every day at 08:00-17:30.oy tour history at the Keraton Kanoman.

6. Cirebon Ade Irma Park Waterland Syriac

Ade Irma Park Syriac (TAIS) is known as a children's amusement park in the Decade of the 90 's. TAIS had languished before being transformed into a waterpark named Cirebon Waterland. Since it opened in 2014, the attractions of Cirebon on this one instantly became the Prima Donna of tourism for the citizens of Cirebon and its surroundings. The presence of such iconic hut in the hamlet of Bamboo Lembang and stylish restaurant ship became an attraction for tourists, especially the lovers of photography.

In addition to the cottage and the iconic restaurant, pool waterboom Cirebon Waterland also worthy of You shared the fruit jajal heart. Attractions in Cirebon also have a playground with a variety of rides and spot the interesting photos.

Cirebon Waterland is located on Jalan Yos Sudarso Lemahwungkuk, Cirebon, 1. One tourist attraction is open daily at 07:00-21:00 with the price of the entrance ticket costs Rp 50,000 and Rp 65,000 special weekends.

7. Hill Gronggong

Cirebon also have tourist destinations with night sights that ciamik, the name of the Hill Gronggong. Gronggong Hill is a favorite of young people hang out location of Cirebon and its surroundings. In the area of the Hill of Gronggong, you can enjoy wonderful views of Cirebon at night from a height while sitting on the bench and enjoy a warm drink in the middle of the cool weather hills.

Now, in the region of Cirebon's sights are already much standing restaurant and lodging which offers panoramic views of the hills that are mesmerizing. So, holidays with your family and friends can also more enjoyable. For you who are interested in enjoying the night view of the typical hills of Gronggong which was located in the area of Patapan, Beber, Cirebon, you are only required to pay the parking fee is Rp 2,000 for two-wheeled vehicles, and Usd 5,000 for the car.

8. The pool of Mussels

Telaga Mussels offers vistas of natural scenery typical of the foot of Mount Ciremai for you who want to tiredness from the denseness of the daily activities. Located about 20 kilometres from the Centre of the city of Cirebon, precisely in the area of Kaduela, brass, Telaga Mussels purportedly is where the Hermitage of King Siliwangi in the past.

The name of the Lake the Mussels in the Sunda language meaning dew comes from the story of Prabu Siliwangi utilizes dew as water trough while meditating in the area that used to be famous for barren. The King then throw the rest of the dew and pray that the future of the area into a lake that is useful for the local community.

In fact, the prayer of King Siliwangi becomes reality. Now, the pool of Mussels is not only capable of being a source of spring water for the local people, but also has been transformed into a tourist destination capable of transporting visitors on nature. In the land of 3 hectares, you can explore the forest area around the Lake was inhabited hundreds of types of plants such as Melaka, rosewood, and kosambi. Lake Mussels have also fitted a number of supporting facilities such as camping ground, bathroom stall, gazebo, and parking lots.

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