Bejagan Hill in Jepara Regency, Central Java Province
Jepara Regency is not only about Karimunjawa Island. It is because tourists may find other great natural attractions including beaches, waterfalls, hills, etc. For those looking for a place to enjoy photography and sightseeing, in this case, they should come to Bejagan Hill. The location is in Tempur Village and it belongs to Keling Sub-District. The site is suitable for lessening, too, due to the cool and refreshing air, actually. These days, the popularity increases due to the exposure of photos in the social media sites. Thanks to all visitors in the past.
For the information, Bejagan Hill is located in the foot of Muria Mountain. No wonder, the nuance is comfortable and the panorama looks amazing. The green mountains reside neatly close to each other and they become a perfect background for photography. Plus, tourists are able to see the vast sea on the horizon. Moreover, the hill offers several good spots for sightseeing. The best one features a viewing post, which is made of bamboos and woods. Tourists can even climb it safely and witness a more breathtaking view from up there1
Exploring Bejagan Hill
According to the local organization, Bejagan Hill is able to attract more than 300 visitors daily during big holidays. These people come from both nearby villages and outsiders, in fact. Even though the hill is considered a new vacation spot, it has lots of visitors both on regular days and holidays. No wonder, the hill becomes one of the most significant tourist sites in Jepara Regency. These people come for sightseeing and photography, actually. They also take advantage of the soothing nuance for relaxation.
The panorama in Bejagan Hill is mesmerizing. Some people even said that the site is quite hypnotizing! In order to get the best views, though, tourists need to reach the top of the hill or climb the bamboo viewing posts. Have no worries. Those viewing posts are quite safe to climb. Even kids and women are able to get on it, as long as they follow the procedure. Before getting up, it is better to prepare the camera beforehand though. Also, all visitors are not allowed to litter.
The next allure in Bejagan Hill is the peaceful ambiance of a rural area. It is because the hill is located near to a local settlement, so tourists may meet some villagers either when heading or exploring the hill. Do not forget to drop by at the local coffee stand owned by the villager. The taste of local Robusta coffee is definitely mouthwatering. The best thing is those villagers are quite friendly!
- Songgo Langit Waterfall
- Mount Muria
- Kemresek Waterfall
- 29 Peak
- Angin Temple
How to Get There
Tourists’ first destination is definitely Jepara Regency. If they come from Semarang City, the trip may take about 2 hours and 9 minutes. The distance is 77.6 km, after all. Have no worries. Everyone can get there faster by taking Tuban – Semarang Street. Once arriving at Jepara, the next destination is Tempur Village at Keling Sub-District where the hill is located. This trip takes approximately 1 hour and 50 minutes, as the distance is 53.7 km. It can be done faster if tourists take Raya Kelet – Bangsri Street, though.
Where to Stay
- Kelet Hotel
- Long Garden Guesthouse