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Things to do in Selo

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Natural Feature
“Merapi Volcano or Mount Merapi or Gunung Merapi (literally Fire Mountain in Indonesian/Javanese), is an active strato volcano located only 45 minutes drive from the central city of Yogyakarta. It is very active volcano in Indonesia and has erupted regularly since 1548. Another large eruption occurred in 2006, shortly before the Yogyakarta earthquake. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“If you're feeling energetic you can trek to many local mountains...or drive half an hour and trek up one of the tallest mountains in Central Java. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Natural Feature
“If you're a hardcore hiker, this is a must! If not, you can try the jeep tour to explore the aftermath of 2010 eruption.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“great view of merapi and merbabu mountains can be seen when the sky is clear. don't go here during a rainy or cloudy day. they also have a museum but it does not provide English translation.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Park
“It is fairly new so few tourists go there and it provides a view of Central Java from the top of Mount Merapi”
  • 2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“The view from above the falls is superb when sunrise, combined with Mount Merapi as the falls background. Estimate 1 hour drive to the location, better to arrive before sunrise ;)”
  • 1 local recommends
Administrative Area Level 3
“Merapi Mt Trekking post, climb until the top and see the golden sunrise at top of Merapi Mt ”
  • 1 local recommends
Campground
  • 1 local recommends