Besides the beach, Pidie Jaya also has a river in Krueng Lhok Gob. The water is cold enough, so that it can refresh your body and mind. If you are lucky, on this river you can see a custom called Khanduri Blang, a thanksgiving ceremony during the harvest season. You can also take photos here, because the view is indeed amazing.
Krueng (River) Lhok Gob which divides the wilderness of Pidie Jaya in the village of Kumba Bandar Dua has a charm to spoil the eyes, beautiful natural attractions and soothe the soul.
Krueng Lhok Gob is one of the several interesting attractions in Pidie Jaya. It is located in Pidie Jaya in the southern part of the Bandar Dua sub-district (Ulee Glee). Its natural beauty is still the main attraction to be used as a leading tourist attraction in Pidie Jaya Regency.
The flow of water is very clear, the arrangement of stones in the middle of the river and the swift flow of water creates a natural rhythm of harmony in the coolness of the water ripples formed from the flow of water that hit the rock further adds to the exotic and calming of Krueng Lhok Gob.
Opposite the Lhok Gob river flow, there is also a large rock with wide pipeline which is often used as a place of prayer for the congregation of residents who visit the location. The large flat stone is often referred to as a batee tika (Stone Mat).
Lhok Gob has a lot of flora and fauna, on the riverside between lush trees there are many types of butterflies crossed to the branches and flowers that bloom. Not only that, there are also various types of freshwater fish.
Krueng Lhok Gob tourist attraction which is located about 16 kilometers to the south of the Ulee Glee market in the center of Bandar Dua sub-district, Pidie Jaya Regency. For nature lovers, it is not wrong to try to explore Krueng Lhok Gob and feel the cool and fresh river water with its various charms and surely you will be interested again to return. The beauty of Lhok Gob is a great gift from God.
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