Pekalongan

Pekalongan town (area: 18 km²) is located in the north coast of JavaIsland. Pekalongan regency surrounds the town from west and south side. The capital of this regency is Kajen. Pekalongan is famous for its batik.

Location:
101 km west of Semarang
384 km east of Jakarta

Destinations:
Pantai Pasir Kencana (beach)
Linggo Asri (resort, 37 km)
Pantai Depok (beach in Siwalan)
Pantai Wonokerto (beach)
Dranan - Yosorejo (camping ground)
Watu Ireng (boulder in Kandangserang)
Curug Muncar (waterfall)
Petungkriyono (ecotourism)
Lolong (ecotourism in Karanganyar)
Rogoselo (ecotourism in Doro)

Batik centers:
Buaran subdistrict
Wiradesa subdistrict
Krapyak village
Pekajangan village (8 km)
Medono (centre of batik cap industry)

Pilgrimage:
Makam Adpt. Jayeng Rono (in Wiradesa)
Makam Syekh Siti Jenar (in Doro)
Makam Ki Gede Atas Angin (in Doro)
Makam Mbah Gendon (in Kesesi)