Karang Banjar
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Profile
 
1.
Introduction
 
Until 2006, Karangbanjar village is the only tourism village in Purbalingga regency, Central Java province. This village is situated about 2 km western of Bojongsari district main town, and 5 km northen the capital city of Purbalingga regency. Sumingkir and Beji village are villages located on north direction from Karangbanjar. In south area, this village is bordered by Munjul village. In east direction, this village is bordered by Bojongsari and Kajongan village, and for west direction, bordered by Kutasari village. Karangbanjar village is covering about 148.35 hectares area, which consists of farming area (110.16 heactares), yards (271.35 hectares), and others about 10.85 hectares.

The people who lived in Karangbanjar until 2006 are about 3731. From that amount,
men are 1814 people, and women are 1818 people. The most dominant occupation in this village
is farming..


Tourism Facilities
 
1.
Tourism Interests
 
a Places of Interest
 
a. Fishing Area
This area is equipped with gazebo to bring a comfortable situation for visitors. In certain time, a fishing festival is held in this area, which offering a number of gifts. This fishing festival is enough attracted visitors from outer regions to visit this place.

b. Vegetables and Fruits Garden
This garden offers beautiful landscape of natural agriculture area. Beautiful landscape of mount Slamet adds a fantastic feel. For anyone who wants to buy some agriculture products, he can directly buys and picks he wants to.

c. Livestock Unit
Tourists can watch system which used in this local livestock. The meaning of livestock unit is all local vilaggers' livestocks are united together in one location. The aim from this system is keeping local villagers' dwelling healthy, because location of their livestock is not merged with their dwellings.

d. Camping Area
There is a beautiful hill in Karangbanjar village with surrounded by litlle rivers with their springs around. In top of the hill, a building used as confluence place and sports facility.

e. Tourism Destination Objects around Karangbanjar Village
- Owabong
Owabong is a water tourism object located in Bojongsari district, Purbalingga regency. Here, visitors can use all water instruments provided. This area is completely suitable for family vacation. For detailed information, please contact address and phone number below.
Bojongsari Water Tourism Object
Owabong Street, Bojongsari, Purbalingga, Jawa Tengah
Phone: (+62-281)7617062, 7617063
Fax: (+62-281)6596967
- Walik Swimming Pool
This place is located at Walik village, Kutasari district, Purbalingga regency.
- Amazon Purbayasa Aquarium
This plce is located at Purbayasa village, Padamara district, Purbalingga regency.
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b. Traditional Art
 
a. Lengger/Calung Banyumasan
b. Kuda Lumping
c. Kothekan Lesung
d. Gending Jawa
e. Genjring/Samproh
f. Javanese Dances and Dances Workshop
g. Wayang Kulit (Leather Puppets)
h. Rebana
i. Art Workshop
j. Wayang and Karawitan

c. Local Handicrafts and Foods
 
a. Hair handicrafts, which consists of;
- sanggul and cemara which are used in traditional Javanese dress,
- herpis and wig,
- large headscarf and others.
For ordering or just looking for some information about, please contact address below.
Kerajinan Rambut Hair Wina (B. Maryoto)
Karangbanjar tourism village, Bojongsari district, Purbalingga regency
Phone (+62-281)6597035

b. Handicrafts made from coconut shells;
- water dippers,
- rice ladles,
- spoons, forks,
- ashtrays and others.

c. Brooms Handicrafts;
- brooms made from glagah flowers,
- brooms made from palm leafs,
- brooms made from palm fibers,
- hamada brooms,
- duster brooms.

d. Other Handicrafts;
- wood lathe,
- bamboo handicrafts,
- wedding souvenirs,
- wall paint,
- etc.

e. Local Foods;
- jenang, wajik and ketan
- satu koyah bread, rengginang,
- buntil Caranmanggang, fish crispy chips,
- badeg/legen
- seriping ketela/pisang,
- onde-onde, cenil,
- special Karangbanjar roasted gurami, etc.

 
2.
Accommodations
   
To give service for visitors who want to spend night in this village, local villagers provide some home stays. These home stays are qualified tested by tourism department of Purbalingga regency.

Below is a list of home stays available in Karangbanjar village.

No.
Owner
No.
Owner
No.
Owner
No.
Owner
No.
Owner
1
Samto
11
Sukesih
21
Sutarjo
31
Napsiah
41
Pujo
2
Samin
12
Sati
22
Sutarman
32
Budiarjo
42
Jono
3
Parjono
13
Ayu
23
Sobarti
33
Karsono
43
Nahwari
4
Sartinem
14
Muntarjo
24
Nurkholis
34
Bu Meni
5
Sukamto
15
Sukaryo
25
Suroso
35
Aris S.
6
Witri
16
Suyatmin
26
Mugiarjo
36
Samsudi
7
H. Sumarno
17
Rutinah
27
Satini
37
Suroto
8
Warsito
18
Amini
28
Suyit
38
Mawirejo
9
Endang
19
Yuswandi
29
Sumiarto
39
Taat
10
Maryoto
20
Satno
30
Yudi
40
Salmiah

 
3.
Supporting Facilities
 
Some vehicle rentals are available in this village, such as cars, motorcycles, or just bicycles.

  4. Package Tours
  Below is a list offered by Karangbanjar tourism village for once tour.

10.00 Starting tour from Purbalingga city
10.45 Visiting Lawa cave ............................ Rp 4,000.00
11.30 Visiting Bimek ceramics .................... Rp -
13.00 Visiting aquarium center ................... Rp 3,500.00
14.00 Entering Karangbanjar tourism village . Rp 10,000.00
15.00 Entering Owabong ............................ Rp 12,000.00
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Total prices .............................................. Rp 29,500.00

The prices and package can be changed anytime. For detailed information, please
contact Tourism Information Center.



5. Tourism Information Center
   
Purbalingga Regency
Onje #1B Street, Purbalingga, Central Java, Indonesia
Phone: (+62-281)891012
Website: www.purbalingga.go.id

Tourism Department of Central Java Province
Block BB, Madukoro Street, Semarang, Indonesia
Phone: (+62-24)7608570
Fax: (+62-24)7608573
Website: www.central-java-tourism.com
Email: tourism@central-java-tourism.com
 
 
 
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