Location: Nagrog Village, Cipatujah District, Tasikmalaya Regency, West Java
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HTM: Rp. 10,000 – Rp. 20,000 per person
Open and close : 24 hours
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Apart from being known as the city of students, the city of Tasikmalaya is also known for its natural beauty. This is evidenced by the existence of various types of natural tourism that can be found in every corner of the city of Tasikmalaya.
The various types of tourism include marine tourism on the Sindangkerta beach, water tourism there big, natural tourism in the dengdeng waterfall and natural tourism in Tonjong canyon which we will specifically discuss in this article.
Some of you may be hearing the name of Tonjong Canyon for the first time. We understand because this natural tourist location is not yet too popular like other tourist spots in Tasikmalaya.
This is because the manager’s efforts have not been maximized in terms of building facilities and promotions. The government also seems less enthusiastic in building infrastructure for the development of the Tonjong Canyon tourist location.
Even though. When you see the potential of this Tonjong canyon tourist spot. If given more serious attention by the government or management. So it is not impossible that it will become a source of additional income for the community and local government.
However, although not very popular yet. But visitors to this tourist spot are also not exactly the least. At certain times, such as Sundays or long holidays, tens to hundreds of people will usually meet Tonjong Canyon tourist sites.
So don’t rush to label Tonjong Canyon as a less attractive tourist spot. precisely in this place you will find a different holiday experience than usual.
What’s the attraction
Tonjong canyon is a water tourism location that offers natural beauty in the form of clear river water with brownish cliffs on it.
For those of you who crave natural calm and coolness to release fatigue. then tonjong cayon is the right location to go.
There are various holiday activities that you can do at Tonjong Canyon. In this place, you can refresh your body and mind by taking a bath or swimming along the 60 meter long river flow.
Or if you don’t like swimming. You can also calm your mind by sitting back on the cliff while watching the natural panorama around Tonjong. Or it could be by looking down at the clear river water.
Another thing you can do when you are in Tonjong Canyon, besides swimming and sitting back, is taking pictures. The distinctive texture of the cliffs and the lush trees around it, make this place a potential as a unique photo spot.
And if you want to test your nerve. You can throw your body into the water by starting a jump from the top of the cliff. In this way, it is guaranteed that your adrenaline will peak when your body hovers and hits the surface of the water.
Take it easy. This place is very safe for jumping. There are no big stones at the bottom of the river, so no matter how hard you jump, it will be safe.
Facilities and Facilities
Seeing its large enough potential to become a popular tourist destination. Managers or local governments seem to have started paying attention to the existing supporting facilities and facilities in the Tonjong Canyon.
With the increasing number of visitors who are interested in visiting this tourist location. So the existing facilities are still lacking.
The facilities currently available at Tonjong Canyon are parking areas, prayer rooms, bathrooms and lodging.
These facilities seem to have to be added with other facilities, such as a gazebo as a seating option for visitors, an information center as a place for channeling information and additional play facilities for children.
Route to Location
Tonjong canyon tourism object is located in Nagrog Village, Cipatujah District, Tasikmalaya Regency, West Java. To get to Tonjong Canyon. You can choose the following paths.
The first route you can choose is by starting the journey from downtown Tasikmalaya towards Karangnunggal. After arriving at Karangnunggal, then you choose the path to the left that leads to Cipatujah. From Cipatujah District, continue your journey to Nagrog Village.
Now after arriving at Nagrog village, your trip is about 3 KM to the location. From Nagrog Village to Tonjong Canyon, you can only walk.
Then the second route is through Darawati to Cikalong with a distance of about 4 KM. The thing to remember is that you can only pass this route with two-wheeled vehicles. so if you use a car. Then choose the first path.
From Cikalong, then you can go straight to the Tonjong Canyon location by walking as far as 3 KM.
Price of admission
Although not yet a popular tourist attraction. But to be able to enjoy the beauty of Tonjong canyon. You still have to pay for the ticket at the entrance.
Ticket prices are currently set at between Rp. 10,000 to Rp. 20,000 only. Quite cheap if you measure it by what you will find and can be done in the tanjong canyon tourist area.
Open What Hours
You can visit Tonjong Canyon attractions whenever you want. On weekdays or holidays, this tourist attraction is still open by the manager. It’s just that before coming, you have to choose the right time with good weather.
It’s better not to come during the rainy season. Besides the road to the location of Tonjong is very slippery, the river water will also be cloudy and the flow is very heavy.
So that your vacation to Tonjong Canyon can run smoothly and be more meaningful. So you should prepare all the things you might need while on the way and when you arrive at Tonjong Canyon.
Some of the things you need to prepare include food and drinks, cleaning supplies such as soap and toothbrushes and health equipment such as medicines.
Don’t forget to also bring communication tools such as cellphones and cameras for the purposes of capturing beautiful moments in Tonjong Canyon.
And finally, make sure your physical condition is excellent. Do not continue the trip if the body is not fit. Of course it will not be happy if you are on vacation in a sick body, right?