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
men are 1814 people, and women are 1818 people. The most dominant
occupation in this village
Places of Interest
This area is equipped with gazebo to bring a comfortable situation for
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
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
- Walik Swimming Pool
This place is located at Walik village, Kutasari district, Purbalingga
- Amazon Purbayasa Aquarium
This plce is located at Purbayasa village, Padamara district,
b. Traditional Art
b. Kuda Lumping
c. Kothekan Lesung
d. Gending Jawa
f. Javanese Dances and Dances Workshop
g. Wayang Kulit (Leather Puppets)