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Sikidang Crater

| Desa Dieng Kulon, Kecamatan Batur, Dieng, Indonesia
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Eid Holiday

One of recreation places in Wonosobo that you have to visit when coming over to the town, in this... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Ferdiyan B
via mobile
Hot steaming craters

This is probably the best place to visit in Dieng. The whole area smell of sulphur and you can... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
PaulSiow
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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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| Desa Dieng Kulon, Kecamatan Batur, Dieng, Indonesia
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"be careful"
in 4 reviews
"short walk from the parking area"
in 2 reviews
"strong sulfur smell"
in 2 reviews
"eggs"
in 3 reviews
"active volcano"
in 2 reviews
"mud"
in 11 reviews
"smoke"
in 9 reviews
"crater"
in 54 reviews
"bubbling"
in 7 reviews
"view"
in 15 reviews
"stalls"
in 4 reviews
"grey"
in 2 reviews
"acid"
in 2 reviews
"path"
in 3 reviews
"air"
in 2 reviews
"sunrise"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

One of recreation places in Wonosobo that you have to visit when coming over to the town, in this place you can see the crater of vulcano so closed, amazing view, we can taking picture in here and at some specipic spot there are paid,...More

Thank Ferdiyan B
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is probably the best place to visit in Dieng. The whole area smell of sulphur and you can visit all the bubbling craters, with lots of steam rising. You can buy some sulphur from the many shops found in this area. Wear a mask...More

Thank PaulSiow
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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

The area is among the landmark of Dieng Plateau, where the heat from geothermal reaches quite near to surface and heats up the mud and water in this crater. Up to the boiling point. Therefore the air is marred with pungent sulphuric smell, coming from...More

Thank MegaNainggolan
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Some are view from the car to Sikidang, there is 2 volcano mountain. At the crater there is a lot of crop for photo taking which become too touristy 😂 but not bad

1  Thank Zhou F
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

Supposed to be a natural site but there are plenty of man-made gimmicks for photo-taking. Otherwise it is an interesting place.

Thank KaiLing03
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

What should be a natural site turned into something of the poorer aspect of tourism with swings, concrete path, tacky tourist stalls.........

2  Thank KS&HC
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

Get close to nature, this place cannot be missed if you went for Sikunir sunrise. It's along the way back to Dieng Plateau. Hot bubbling muds for some upclose pictures & some stores selling small potatoes and mushrooms if you have to do a bit...More

Thank Mark L
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Reviewed 7 May 2017

Although slightly taken over by tourist attractions and market stalls, this area is still incredible to see. A short walk from the car park there are numerous bubbling pools and craters full of boiling mud. There is a very strong smell of sulphur all around....More

Thank Caroline G
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Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Sikidang Crater is one of a few active crater that we can find in Dieng Plateau. Here, we can see upclose the boiling water mix with the mud... and smell the strong sulfur smell from this active crater. If you're interested, motor trail and off...More

Thank Patric01
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Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Great experience and probably the main attraction of the Dieng Plateau. Really interesting sight, great nature experience! unfortunately too much tourist carnival around.

Thank hstone5
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