The Beauty of Sermo Reservoir in Yogyakarta

Curious about the charm of the Sermo Reservoir in Kulon Progo? Check out more information below!
9 Aug 2022 · By Ayurizka Purwadhania
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Sermo Reservoir / @shdd__
Sermo Reservoir / @shdd___

It's time for you to try to visit the Sermo Reservoir in Kulon Progo, which has the charm of a very beautiful artificial lake. This place has become one of the favorite tourist spots when entering the school holiday season or long holidays.

Curious about the charm of the Sermo Reservoir in Kulon Progo? Check out more information below!



The following are the facilities that you can find at the Sermo Reservoir:

  • Parking area
  • Camping Ground
  • Photo Spot
  • Food stalls
  • Various Tourist Spots
  • Water park
  • Fishing Spot


Sermo Reservoir / @nlsftlmn
Sermo Reservoir / @nlsftlmn

Sermo Kulon Progo Reservoir is a natural tourist destination that offers the charm of a lake surrounded by green hills that are still very beautiful. Here, you can see various activities of local residents, such as fishermen around the reservoir.

This tourist spot is also a favorite spot for tourists for camping. You can choose which spot you want to use along the reservoir area as a camping ground. In addition, Sermo Reservoir is also a favorite place for couples to take pre-wedding photos because the scenery is stunning, especially at sunrise and sunset.

Tour Around Sermo Reservoir

If you visit Sermo Reservoir, several other tourist alternatives are close to each other, and you can visit:

  • Pule Umbrella

Pule Payung is a tour around the Sermo Reservoir that offers views of the hills in Kulon Progo and has various photo spots that are very unique and aesthetic.

  • Terraloka Cafe

Terraloka Cafe is a new cafe around the Sermo Reservoir which is a favorite for young people of Yogyakarta to hang out and heal.

  • Tumpeng Menoreh

Tumpeng Menoreh is a tourist destination around the Sermo Reservoir which is one of the favorite spots for tourists to see the sunrise and sunset.

  • Kalibiru Tour

Not far from the Sermo Reservoir, there is a Kalibiru tour which has attractive natural scenery in the Kokap area and various photo spots and very interesting rides to visit.

  • Kembang Soka Waterfall

20 minutes from Sermo Reservoir, you can find the Kembang Soka Waterfall tourist destination, one of the hidden gems in Kulon Progo.

Entrance Ticket Prices and Opening Hours

The following is the price of admission to the latest Sermo Reservoir:

  • Adult Admission Ticket: IDR 5,000
  • Children Entrance Ticket: IDR 3,000
  • Motorcycle Parking: IDR 2,000,-
  • Car Parking: IDR 5,000,-
  • Bus Parking: IDR 10,000
  • Photo at the viewing post: IDR 10,000
  • Boat Rental at Sermo Reservoir: IDR 30,000/boat

Sermo Reservoir Tour is open every day from 06.00-17.00. You should come before sunset because there is no lighting along the street, and the winding roads become quite dangerous to cross at night.

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