There are many exotic places in Malang that we can decide as some alternatives for our destination in refreshing. One of them is Coban Pelangi Waterfall. This is very beautiful place to visit during holiday or weekend. (also read : Recreation to Selorejo Dam)
Location of Coban Pelangi Waterfall is about 35 km away to the East from the city of Malang. It is exactly located in Gubug Klakah village, Poncokusumo district, it is in area of Semeru Mountain, the highest mountain in Java.
The landscape of Semeru mountain presents the most amazing natural charm in Java. The flow of the river that flows between the mountains of Gemunung , ultimately creating a very beautiful waterfall, If there’s sun ray you can always see rainbow there. In Indonesian rainbow is called Pelangi. That’s why it is called Coban Pelangi or Rainbow waterfall.
The waterfall of Coban Pelangi is flowing from the cliff that has a height of 110 meters (it is higher than Coban Rondo waterfall or Coban Ondo waterfall). Charm of the waterfalls can be enjoyed while holding mat on top of the prepared field zone manager. Protection of the cottages are also prepared facing the waterfall. If the weather is good, lucky visitors can see the “Rainbow”’ which diffuses in the tops of the cliffs.
Typically, Rainbow appears at 10 am to 2 pm. Natural phenomena that arise due to grain falls on the wind, like fog. If the visitors are still not satisfied watching from airy zone, dipping themselves in the creeks could be an attractive option. However, of course, visitors should prepare to change of clothes. Waterfall spills cause water splashing over rocks like drizzling rain.
What should we do if we want to visit Coban Pelangi Waterfall?
We have to be sure that we are really in good condition if we want to visit to Coban Pelangi because this waterfall is located in a quite challenging location. We must walk through a ramp with a slope angle reaches 45 degrees, mossy rocks can be very slippery if we come to Coban Pelangi in the rainy season. Do not forget to bring warm clothes as well.
The trees around Coban Pelangi are still relatively dense, they are almost untouched by human being. In addition, we can enjoy fresh air as much as possible, we can also enjoy the sound of singing birds and various wildlife forest dwellers around Coban Pelangi.
This condition is because of great efforts of the residents around Coban Pelangi, namely the villagers of Ngadas and Poncokusumo who still adhere to the values of heritage. The residents of these two villages are predominantly Hindu, and there are also Muslim. However, they can live in peace and maintain harmony with the surrounding nature.
The most suitable time for coming to Coban Pelangi is 10 am to 2 pm, because during this time we are likely to see the emergence of a rainbow phenomenon caused by refraction of sunlight by bullets waterfall splashed into the air. The above 2 pm fog usually comes down and block the sunlight so that this unique phenomenon will disappear.
That’s all our information about Coban Pelangi Waterfall in Malang. And after getting information this waterfall, why don’t you consider for visiting the amazing of Coban Pelangi Waterfall? We recommend you to have a plan for refreshing by visiting Coban Pelangi Waterfall. (also read : Recreation to BNS Batu Night Spectacular)