Pine forest Pengger is a pine forest located in Bantul district. The area has several pine forest destinations. Near by is the Mangunan orchard which is also a popular destination. Mangunan orchard is often called Negeri di Atas Awan or a country above the clouds.
Pine forest Pengger offers several instagramable photo spots. The entrance fee is on IDR 2500 (year 2018) or 20 cents. Visitor can enjoy the pine forest view, hammocking, see the sunset, or take picture with some land art.
Land art is the most favourite here. This kind of art is an artsy installation made of a kind of rare wood called ‘saliara’. The artist made several installations resembling house and gate.
The shape of this land art is so unique yet mysterious. Seeing those shapes will surely arouse the curiosity.
When you visit this destination at late afternoon you may see an epic sunset coloring the sky. Even just before the sun is setting the sky is still appealing.
Asuma Padaruksa Gate
Asuma Padaruksa is an gate installation. It takes a shape of a short lane. You may imagine this gate takes you into a different world.
This photo spot is a twin housing with a shape of an arch. Visitor may enter the house by climbing the provided ladder. Each of the house has windows so visitor may take pictures with face popping out the window. That should be a funny picture.
Pancawara is (the) most unique photo spot. It takes the shape of a right hand and may contain some visitors. This spot is located on a cliff with an epic background. The colorful sky will be seen at the clear afternoon from here.