GENDHING becomes one of the largest springs in Magelang Regency. It is located in Dusun Ganjuran, Sukorejo Village of Mertoyudan Subdistrict, only about a kilometer in the south of Military Academy. It is surrounded with hills and large trees.
Every morning, even midday and afternoon, males and females to wash clothes, carpets, mats and other houshold goods. While, at the same time, boys, girls and adult peoples to swim in the ponds of Gendhing spring.
There are 4 ponds here: 1 for male only, 1 for female only and two other shallower ponds were built for kids who want to learn to swim. But, sometimes, kids also swimming with resident’s buffaloes in a pond outside the perimeter wall.***