HomeBlogs Cetho Temple Cetho Temple is one of the temples are located in the Hamlet of Ceto,
Gumeng Village, District Jenawi, Karanganyar District, at an altitude of
1400m above sea level. Until now, the temple complex is used by local
residents who are Hindus as a place of worship and popular as a place of
hermitage for genuine religious circles Javanese / Javanese beliefs.
of Cetho Temple on Gunung Lawu slopes is delightful. Rolling hills,
valleys and plateaus, coffee groves and vegetable plots give way to tea
plantations at about 1,000m. At 1,400m and some fifteen kilometres from
Candi Sukuh lies Candi Cetho which sits at the top of a steeply sloping
Hindu village of the same name. It dates from the same period as Sukuh,
but could not be more different. You would think you had been
transported several hundred kilometres to Bali, with whose temples Cetho
shares many similarities. It is an exquisitely attractive place, even
if little visited.