teradesa.com Watu Karung Beach is one of the favorite tourist attractions in Pacitan Regency, East Java. It offers the charm of stunning beach beauty. This beach is always crowded every day visited by both local and foreign tourists.
It has a very clean beach with soft white sand that is so beautiful. The sea water is turquoise blue with a row of coral islands that adorn the offshore.
Around the beach there are green trees that beautify the scenery on this beach. The natural preservation at Watu Karung Beach is fairly natural and always maintained cleanliness.
The attraction of this beach is the large and challenging waves to be conquered. Because it faces directly to the Indian Ocean, it is not surprising that the waves owned by Watu Karung Beach are quite large.
It offers world-class waves that are favored by surfing lovers. The waves on this beach can reach heights of up to 5 meters. With the character of these waves, many surfing lovers are then interested and come to this beach. Even world-class surfer Bruce Irons once tried surfing on this Watu Karung Beach.
Here tourists can also enjoy the beauty of the beach by swimming, or playing in the sand. Take a selfie with the background of the beauty of the beach or with the background of a cluster of large rocks. Watu Karung Beach also has a good spot for those of you who like fishing. And there are many other exciting activities you can do when visiting this beautiful beach.
Address of Watu Karung Beach
Watukarung Village, Pringkuku District, Pacitan Regency, East Java.
Every day. Open 24 hours.
Entrance Ticket Price
Entrance fee to the beach IDR 5,000/person.
Motorcycle parking ticket IDR 2,000
Car parking ticket Rp 5.000,-
Route to Watu Karung Beach
For tourists who come from outside East Java such as from West Java and Jakarta, they can pass Gunung Kidul, Yogyakarta by passing through Solo. Then head to the shortcut in Sedeng Village to get to the center of Pacitan.
Then from there you can follow all the directions. At every point of the road there is a signboard. 40 km from there and head to the Pringkuku area with steep climbs that require you to drive more carefully.
Road access to Watu Karung Beach is fairly easy to reach. From the city center of Pacitan is about 26 km, with a travel time of about 1 hour.
The condition of the road to the beach is quite narrow but the road is well paved. Tourists can visit this beach attraction by using vehicles such as motorbikes, cars and buses.
What’s on Watu Karung Beach
Watu Karung Beach has a beautiful and amazing natural panorama. The beach is clean with blue sea water. Natural preservation here is still very natural with its cleanliness maintained.
Many exciting and interesting activities that you can do when visiting this beach. Like surfing or surfing which is the main attraction. Camping, fishing and so on.
Enjoying the Beauty of the Beach
Watu Karang Beach is a favorite tourist attraction in Pacitan Regency. The charm of its beauty makes this beach always crowded with local and foreign tourists. It offers a beautiful and stunning beach view.
The beach is very clean with soft white sand and blue sea water. Here tourists can enjoy the beauty of the beach by swimming, playing sand to sunbathing. The rows of corals that line up add to the beauty of the offshore. There are also green trees that complement the beauty of this tourist spot.
Watu Karung Beach faces directly to the Indian Ocean. No wonder this beach has a fairly large and challenging wave character to conquer. It offers world-class waves that are favored by surfing lovers.
The waves on this beach can reach heights of up to 5 meters. With the character of these waves, many surf lovers are interested and come to this beach. Even international surfer Bruce Irons once tried surfing on this Watu karung beach.
Watu Karang Beach is also a favorite place for tourists to camp or camp. Around it there is a coral hilly area that can be used to set up a tent.
Watu Karung Beach is also a favorite spot to watch sunrise or sunset. Towards evening, the sunrise will be clearly visible on the shoreline. Tourists can watch and enjoy directly the sunset with a romantic atmosphere on the beach.
Take a selfie
Taking selfies is an activity that should not be missed when visiting this beach. Take a selfie with the background of the beach or with the background of a cluster of large rocks. With the charm of its beauty, Watu Karang Beach is also often used as a place for prewdding photos.
Watu Karung Beach has a good spot for those of you who like fishing. You can fish by utilizing the cliffs on the edge of the beach. If you want to fish in the middle of the sea you can rent a neleyan boat that is ready to escort and accompany fishing activities.
Watu Karung Beach Facilities
The following are public facilities and facilities available at Watu Karung Beach.
-Interesting photo spots
-Surving and diving equipment rental