Roro Kuning Waterfall

Roro Kuning Waterfall

Roro Kuning Waterfall

        Recreation is an activity we do for pleasure or amusement. And going to Roro Kuning Waterfall can be one alternative place for having recreation after doing routine activities daily. This waterfall offers us beauty and exotic place for being visited. (also read : RECREATION TO SEDUDO WATERFALL)

        Roro Kuning Waterfall is located in Nganjuk regency. It is exactly located at the foot of Mount Wilis, in the village of Loceret, Bajulan District, Nganjuk regency, East Java. This waterfall is about 30 km south of the city of Nganjuk, and located at an altitude of 600 M above sea level. This waterfall has a height of 10 – 15 meters which flows from Mount Wilis.

        The name of Roro Kuning was taken from a beautiful princess in the Kediri Kingdom named Dewi Ruting or Dewi Kilisuci who was the daughter of King Sekartaji Dhoho Amiseno. The brief story happened when Dewi Kilisuci was taking a bath under the waterfall, some of villagers were seeing her. She was looked as the most beautiful woman. Her skin was yellowish. Villagers then named the waterfall where the virgin with yellowish skin of Dewi Kilisuci was taking a bath is “Roro Kuning Waterfall”. Roro means virgin, kuning means yellow. (Read : The legend of Roro Kuning : for completing Story) read more