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Ambarawa Destination Guide

Explore Ambarawa in Indonesia

Ambarawa in the region of Central Java with its 84,379 inhabitants is a town in Indonesia - some 254 mi or ( 409 km ) East of Jakarta , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Ambarawa

Current time in Ambarawa is now 04:25 AM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Jakarta " with a UTC offset of 7 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Yogyakarta, Ungaran, Tingkirtengah, Tengaran, and Tayu. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Yogyakarta . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Ambarawa ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Rawa pening, Central Java

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Beautiful lake, Java Indonesie ..

Umbul Sidomukti.mp4

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Gedong Songo 2012

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Travel and Photo Gallery ( Dalam perjalanan dari Dieng menuju Karimunjawa - Jepara, Kami singgah di Candi Gedong Songo di kaki Gunung Ungaran. Foto - foto Candi Gedong Song ..

Steam Train; Short Trip Ambarawa - Bedono 1

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Steam Train in Ambarawa, Central Java, Indonesia ..

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Interesting facts about this location


Ambarawa is a market town located between Semarang and Salatiga in Central Java, Indonesia. Ambarawa was an important connecting rail link providing a cog railway connecting through Central Java as far as Yogyakarta via Magelang. The Semarang-Ambarawa-Magelang line was fully operational until 1977 . It is the site of the Museum Kereta Api Ambarawa. Ambarawa was the site of Japanese interment camps where up to 15,000 Europeans had been held during the Japanese occupation during World War II.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -7.27 110.40 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Populated places in Central Java

Ambarawa Railway Museum

The Ambarawa Railway Museum, (Indonesian: Museum Kereta Api Ambarawa) is a museum located in Ambarawa in Central Java, Indonesia. The museum focuses on the collection of steam locomotives, the remains of the closing of the 3 ft 6 in railway line.

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Located at -7.26 110.40 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: 1976 establishments in Indonesia, Buildings and structures in Central Java, Heritage railways, Museums established in 1976, Museums in Java, Railway museums in Indonesia, Railway stations in Indonesia

Lake Rawa Pening

Rawa Pening (literally meaning 'Clear Swamp', from the Javanese Bening) is a lake in the Ambarawa Basin in Central Java, Indonesia. It serves as a source of power, irrigation, and flood control, and is used for fishing. Due partly to high numbers of aquatic plants, it may dry out by 2021.

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Located at -7.28 110.43 (Lat./Long.); Less than 5 km away
Tags: Lakes of Indonesia

Gedong Songo

Gedong Songo (Indonesian: Candi Gedong Songo) is a Hindu temple located in Central Java, Indonesia. The site was originally built during the Sanjaya dynasty which controlled Central Java during the 8th and 9th centuries. Similar to Dieng Plateau, Gedong Songo was erected out of volcanic stone and the two complexes represent the oldest Hindu structures in Java. Dieng and Gedong Songo predate Borobudur and Prambanan.

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Located at -7.21 110.34 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Archaeological sites in Indonesia, Buildings and structures in Central Java, Hindu temples in Indonesia

Mount Telomoyo

Mount Telomoyo is a stratovolcano in Central Java, Indonesia. The volcano was constructed over the southern flank of the eroded Pleistocene-age Soropati volcano, which has a height of 1,300 metres . The Soropati volcano collapsed during the Pleistocene, leaving a U-shaped depression. Mount Telomoyo grows on the southern side of the depression, reaching over 600 metres above the depression's rim.

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Located at -7.37 110.40 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Geography of Central Java, Mountains of Indonesia, Stratovolcanoes, Volcanoes of Java

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Ambarawa