Location: Apuy Village, Argamukti, Argapura, Majalengka Regency, West Java 45462
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HTM: Rp. 6000 + Rp. 2000 (parking) + Rp. 3500 (camping) / Person once entered
Open and close : Every day
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There are lots of waterfall tourist locations or more popularly known as the waterfall in the West Java area, one of which is the Muara Jaya waterfall which has long been a favorite tourist attraction for residents of West Java, especially residents of Majalengka and its surroundings.
Muara Jaya waterfall is precisely located on the slopes of Mount Ciremai. This location is included in the administrative area of Argamukti village, agrapura sub-district, Majalengka district, West Java.
Its location in the mountainous area is what makes Muara Jaya waterfall so charming and very comfortable to be used as a tourist destination when spending holiday time.
The attraction of the Muara Jaya waterfall
Besides being known as Curug Muara Jaya, tourists also often call this waterfall by the name Curug Amuy. This is due to the large number of Amuy banana trees that grow in Argamukti village, which is the location of the Muara Jaya waterfall.
Yes. In Argamukti village, there are a lot of Amuy banana trees. Amuy bananas are a special type of banana with a sweet and soft taste. So after enjoying a holiday at the Muara Jaya waterfall, if you want, you can also hunt Amuy bananas as souvenirs.
Return to the waterfall object.
Curug Muara Jaya has two levels of waterfall. In total, the height of the two levels reaches 73 meters.
The first level, which is the main waterfall, has a height of 60 meters. Meanwhile, the second level is much lower with a height of only 13 meters.
In addition to watching the crash of water falling from a height, you can also relax and enjoy the cool mountain air that covers the estuary waterfall.
Plus the view around the waterfall is overgrown with a variety of vegetable and secondary crops, making this waterfall area even more colorful.
At certain times, at the location of the waterfall you can even witness a local community traditional ceremony called upacaya pereresan. This ceremony is usually held after the main harvest.
Facilities at tourist sites
It is not surprising that the Muara Jaya Waterfall managed to become a famous one among the many other waterfall. Because besides the extraordinary attraction of the waterfall, the facilities in this place are also quite complete.
These facilities include a number of food and beverage stalls that you can visit when your stomach is hungry and supplies are running out.
Or even if you want a meeting with work colleagues in a different atmosphere. At Curug Muara Jaya, there is also a place that can be used as a casual meeting room in the form of a meeting hall.
Apart from the two facilities above, several other supporting facilities around Curug Muara Jaya are:
• Camping ground space
• Islamic Prayer Room
• Parking area
Muara Jaya waterfall location and the route to get there
Previously it was written that Curug Muara Jaya is located in Argamukti village, Argapura sub-district, Majalengka regency, West Java.
If measured from the center of the capital Majalengka, the distance that must be traveled is about 23 km. The journey from the city of Majalengka to the location of the waterfall, can be reached using two-wheeled or four-wheeled vehicles.
Regarding the route that can be followed if coming from Majalengka using a two-wheeled vehicle is the route of Majalengka city -> the small town of Maja sub-district -> argalingga village -> argamukti village -> the location of the waterfall.
Overall, the road to Argamukti village is quite good. Only at the final 2 km before arriving at Argalingga village, the road you will take is a bit narrow, winding and uphill.
The asphalt covering the road has also begun to peel off, only rocks and holes are left on the sides of the road. Please be careful and be careful when passing through this area.
Apart from using a private vehicle, visiting Curug Muara Jaya can also be done by using public transportation.
You can take advantage of some elf or L-300 type public transport which usually operates on the same route as the previous route.
Closed opening hours and entrance ticket prices
The tourist location of the Muara Jaya waterfall is currently open every day, either weekdays or holidays. To be able to enter the location of the waterfall, beforehand you have to pay for the entrance ticket which is available at the ticket booth beside the entrance.
The ticket price is quite cheap. You only need to pay Rp. 6000 per person plus Rp. 2000 for parking fee.
Meanwhile, if you want to spend the night camping near a waterfall. Then you will be charged an additional fee of Rp. 3500 per person.
So if in total, to be able to enjoy all the tourist rides and facilities in the waterfall. Then you only need to pay an entrance ticket of Rp. 9500 only.
Of course, this price is very cheap if you compare it with the satisfaction you will get after being in the waterfall location.
Advice and tips on vacation to Curug Estuary Jaya
So that your vacation to the estuary waterfall runs smoothly and is more memorable. Then you should consider some of the following vacation advice and tips:
• Choose the right vacation time. This is related to the weather during the holidays. Our advice, choose a vacation time when the weather is sunny. Because during the rainy season, the waterfall discharge will be very high, dirty and sometimes floods occur.
• Don’t forget to check your physical condition and health before leaving. This is to anticipate things that are not desirable when traveling and when arriving at tourist sites.
• Prepare all supplies such as food and beverages, medical equipment, hygiene and telecommunications equipment.
• Finally, don’t forget to bring a camera. Because at the location of the waterfall you will find lots of interesting spots to take pictures.