Home Gunung Kidul Gambar Mountain, Wonosadi & Rinding Gumbeng
Gambar mountain is a spiritual tourism object, which is located in Jurangjero village, Ngawen sub district, about 39 km from Wonosari. It lies 200 m above the sea level, so, we can see and enjoy the beauty of Jombor swamp in Klaten residence and Gajah Mungkur paunch in Wonogiri residence-from the top of it.
As is told in the legend, this place is a hermitage place of Raden Mas Said or known as Pangeran Samber Nyawa. He latter become the King of Surakarta Royal Palace (Mangkunegara) and surnamed as KGPAA Mangkunegara the first. In Gambar mountain he seat on a stone (watu gong) and draw a location that letter became the Mangkunegaran jurisdiction and also planed a strategy to attack the Dutch.
Once in a year, Gambar mountain together with Wonosari (protected forest near Gambar mountain) organize Sadranan ceremony. This area is also known for its traditional art performance that is rinding gumbeng.
Rinding Gumbeng is a traditional music instrument made from simple small bamboo. But when it is played it will produce a beautiful unique soft sound. Gambar mountain tourism object can be reached by every kind of vehicle.