teradesa.com Pacitan is one of the districts in East Java Province, and this city has a series of very beautiful beaches and some are similar to Raja Ampat.
Watu Karung Beach, Bercak Beach and Kasap Beach are a row of beaches with adjacent locations, and have natural beauty that is not much different.
Previously I had reviewed Bercak Beach. Well, now I will review the neighbor of the beach, namely Kasap Beach.
Being in the same location as Bercak Beach makes Kasap Beach has a beauty that is no less interesting. To see all the beauty of the beach you can climb a hill.
Kasap Beach is decorated with several coral reefs and clean white sand although not too wide. The waves are strong enough to hit the surrounding rocks.
Location of Kasap Beach Pacitan
Kasap Beach is located in Ketro Hamlet, Watukarung Village, Pringkuku District, Pacitan Regency, East Java. The location is still one line with Watu Karung Beach and Bercak Beach.
Route to Kasap Beach Pacitan
The route to Kasap Beach from Pacitan covers a distance of about 26.5 km with an estimated time of about 45 minutes, by taking the route to Watu Karung Beach.
When arriving at the entrance gate to Watu Karung Beach, continue your journey by following the directions that show the location of Kasap Beach. After arriving at the vehicle parking area you must continue your journey by walking about 500 meters to Kasap Beach.
Opening Hours of Kasap Beach Pacitan
The operating hours of Kasap Pacitan Beach are open every Monday to Sunday for 24 hours non-stop. So you can enjoy the beauty of Kasap Beach whenever you want.
Kasap Pacitan Beach Ticket
The entrance ticket to Kasap Beach plus enjoying Watu Karung Beach is as much as:
Children only need to pay Rp. 3,000 per child
Adults pay Rp. 5,000 per person
For motorcycle parking tickets of Rp. 3,000 per unit
Car parking is Rp. 5,000 per unit
Kasap Pacitan Beach Facilities
Public facilities at Kasap Pacitan Beach consist of:
Car and motorcycle parking area
Gazebo or shelter where to rest
Food and beverage stalls
Homestay or Lodging
Attractiveness of Pacitan Kasap Beach
The beach in Pacitan has an amazing beauty as well as Kasap Beach, this beach has attractions such as:
1. Enjoying Nature from the Peak of Kasap
When visiting Kasap Beach you cannot do water activities as usual, because the waves here are quite strong. The way to enjoy the beauty of the beach is by climbing the top of Kasap.
You have to walk up the path that is quite uphill to the right, through a sharp rocky path. So make sure you use shoes that are not too flat.
A gust of wind accompanies your journey and the beauty of the blue sea is so clearly illustrated by several hills. On the right you will see an exotic gate.
The gate is the entrance to Puncak Kasap, but before continuing the journey you must first pay Rp. 3,000 per person.
After that, continue by climbing several stairs to get to Puncak Kasap. The wind feels strong when you are there, clearly displayed the beauty of the existing coastline.
Starting from the hills that adorn the blue sea, Kasap Beach which is sprinkled with white sand, and the quiet but amazing Bercak Beach with large hills on both sides of the beach.
It’s such an incredible sight, it’s only natural that it’s referred to as Pacitan’s Raja Ampat because it’s similar but not the same.
The waves are big enough to crash into the hills, causing beautiful splashes of water. You can see all of this at a viewing post on Kasap Peak.
2. Watching Sunrise and Sunset
Witnessing this one natural wonder you can enjoy when you are at Kasap Beach, witnessing for yourself how beautiful the sun begins to appear from the eastern horizon.
If you want to witness this moment, you should already be at Kasap Beach around 05.00 to 06.00 in the morning.
Besides watching the sunrise, you can also enjoy the sunset in the west. Feel for yourself the change in natural colors from bright light to pitch darkness.
3. Traveling at Cokel River
Another variety of tours that you can do when you are at Kasap Beach is by walking along the river or Kali Cokel which is located at the front near the parking area.
Kali Cokel is directly connected to Kasap Beach, you can rent a boat that is ready to take you around for approximately 30 minutes with the route of Kali Cokel, Kasap Beach to the estuary.
The ticket you have to pay around:
Children only need to pay Rp. 10,000 per child
Adults around Rp. 20,000 per person
On the way down the Cokel River you will see a swing that you can use as an interesting photo spot to capture.
You will be invited to go down Cokel River to the middle of the ocean and cross Watu Karung Beach, you can also add tracks to the Maros River for a fee of around Rp. 150,000. Guaranteed safe anyway, because before leaving you will be equipped with a life jacket.
4. Photo Hunting
There are so many photo spots on Kasap Beach, most of the photo spots that are cool are at Puncak Kasap. Where you can take pictures with the Kasap Peak gate made of piles of branches and wooden roots that are really cute.
You can also take pictures when you are at the viewing post, the view there is very good to be immortalized in a photo or video. But don’t take too long, because many visitors are already queuing to do the same thing.
In addition, there is a photo spot in the shape of a heart symbol made of wood and plant roots, you can take pictures with loved ones here.