// Pulau Bawean (Gunung Tengghi)


Facts

Elevation: 655 m (2,149 ft) Prominence: 655 m
Ribu category: Google MarkerSpesial Province: Jawa Timur (East Java)
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This is the highest peak of the remote Bawean island – known as Gunung Tengghi to local people. Try this site for the latest ferry schedule from Gresik (near Surabaya).

Practicalities

Getting there Public boat from Surabaya.
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Permits Unknown
Water sources Unknown
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Local Average Monthly Rainfall (mm): surabaya

Location

Origins and Meaning

Gunung Tengghi = Tall Mountain. The language of Bawean is primariliy a dialect of Madurese, and tengghi is the Madurese word for “tall, high”. (George Quinn, 2011)

Links and References

Wikipedia English
Wikipedia Indonesia

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