Tumpak Sewu Waterfall: Hidden Heaven in East Java

Tumpak Sewu Waterfall: Hidden Heaven in East Java – Indonesia is a tropical rainforest country with magical green forest beauty. For true adventurers, make sure not to miss this hidden paradise! Located in Lumajang Regency, East Java, Tumpak Sewu Waterfall offers a unique natural tourism experience.

With the shape of the waterfall widening like a giant curtain, Tumpak Sewu Waterfall is said to be similar to Niagara Falls in the United States. This stream flows down a 120-meter-high cliff, cooling the surrounding air.

Prepare your exploration provisions by reading this article from the Mulia Trans Blog. Find location information, how to get to the location, ticket prices, and interesting spots for you to visit!

Why is it called "Tumpak Sewu" Waterfall?

“Tumpak” in Javanese means “overflow”. Meanwhile, “Sewu” in Javanese means “thousand.” So this waterfall is called “Tumpak Sewu” which means “thousands of flowing water”. Yes, because here there is not only one waterfall, but there are lots of waterfalls lined up, and we can see them all in one place.

Where is the location and how to get to Tumpak Sewu Waterfall?

Tumpak Sewu Waterfall is on the slopes of Mount Semeru in Lumajang Regency, East Java. This waterfall is also on the border of Malang Regency and Lumajang Regency.

To reach the main destination, you can look for a route to Lumajang, East Java, as the starting point of the journey. From Lumajang, you can continue your journey to Pronojiwo Village, which is the entrance gate to Tumpak Sewu.

From Pronojiwo Village, you need to trek for around 1.5 to 2 hours to Tumpak Sewu. During the trip, you will pass through forests, rivers, and stunning natural views in this lush green forest.

Interesting spots you should explore!

You can see the heaven-like panorama of the Tumpak Sewu Waterfall from the top and bottom views. To get to the top panorama point, visitors need to walk about 10 minutes from the entrance. The access is easy because it is equipped with safe stairs. Once there, visitors will see the charm of the waterfall from a height.

However, to get to the lower panorama point, the terrain that must be traversed is quite difficult. Upon arrival at the bottom of the ravine, visitors still have to walk along the Glidih River to reach the waterfall area. From the lower panoramic point, Tumpak Sewu Waterfall looks so majestic. Your winding exploration will be perfectly rewarded with the gurgling water and cool atmosphere, which will certainly make your body and mind fresher.

Not only is the beauty of Tumpak Sewu Waterfall, but you can also feel the natural wonders around it. Located 300 meters from the waterfall, you can reach a cave behind the waterfall, namely Goa Bidadari. Then you can also find Goa Tetes, which is a cave under the waterfall, and the stunning panorama of the Nirwana Cliffs.

Opening hours and ticket prices

This tourist destination operations are open every day from 07.00–17.00 West Indonesia Time Zone. The entrance ticket price is still very affordable. Apart from that, prepare money to pay for vehicle parking. The car parking fee is IDR 10,000, while motorbike parking is IDR 5,000.


Tumpak Sewu Panorama: IDR 20,000

Drip Cave : IDR 20,000

Tumpak Sewu Waterfall : IDR 20.000


Tumpak Sewu Panorama: IDR 10,000

Drip Cave : IDR 10,000

Tumpak Sewu Waterfall : IDR 10.000

So, with this information, you are ready to start your adventure to enjoy the hidden paradise of Tumpak Sewu Waterfall. Don’t forget to bring your camera to capture beautiful moments during your trip with friends and family. Mulia Trans Crew is ready to accompany your journey safely and comfortably. Have a good adventure and enjoy the unforgettable natural wonders of Tumpak Sewu!

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