Parangtritis Beach (Pantai Parangtritis): Jogja’s Famouse Beach


parangtritis beach

Parangtritis Beach is the best tourist place for enjoying the sunset while having fun conquering sand dune with all terrain vehicle (atv) or walking along Parangtritis beach with a carriage in the romantic evening.

PARANGTRITIS BEACH DESCRIPTION

Traveling to Jogja isn’t complete without visiting Parangtritis Beach. Located at the southern part of yogyakarta. The beach which famous of myths and legends is very  popular among tourists. Although landscape is not as beautiful as “Gunungkidul beaches ” that have white sand and coral but this beach is still the most crowded beach at all times. Parangtritis beach has a very long coastline, connect to parangkusumo beach, depok beach and other western beaches. It is said that the black sand located on the beach was the from the slopes of Merapi. This volcanic material was carried by the Opak river. In some locations this sand turns into a sand dune that is beautiful and resembles a desert.

Parangtritis beach is also a sacred place. Many people come to the beach to do meditation. Up to now, this area is remaining functioned as the place to perform the traditional ceremony called labuhan. According to legend, when you come here you are entering the domain of kanjeng ratu kidul, queen of the southern ocean who is not known for being welcoming to newcomers. For this reason, the javanese will not wear green, especially yellow-green around here as it’s believed that this attracts the queen.

WHAT INTERESTING IN PARANGTRITIS BEACH?

For young travelers who want to test adrenaline to try riding the ATV (all-terrain vehicle). Riding horses, or playing paragliding from the hill. If it is in the rainy season, to the east there is also a waterfall that can be visited.

ATV (All Terrain Vehicle)

On the Parangtritis beach provided ATV (all-terrain vehicle). This motorized vehicle is perfect for tracing the coastline quickly and enjoy driving adrenaline on the sand. You can rent a small or big size ATV depending on your needs, for a small size is only enough for one person if the size is large for two people. Make sure, you search the Parangtritis beache to the east because there are some nice spots to visit.

parangtritis beachATV for Rent

MINI ANDONG (Horse Vehicle)

You can also rent a Bendi, a mini Andong. Andong is a traditional transport that using a horse as a power and a wooden box tied to the back of a horse and driven by a coachman, this vehicle is cool enough for you who want to enjoy the beauty of the beach relaxing. You will be invited to explore the beach from the west end to the east , where in the east of this beach is an exotic reef area accompanied by a charming waterfall. This area is suitable for you who likes hunting photo.

parangtritis beachExplore Parangtritis Beach By Mini Andong

SUNSET (Sunset View Point)

There is one the most exotic on Parangtritis beach. Sunset. Yes, for you who loves to enjoy the sunset panorama. Come when the weather is sunny, so you can clearly see the sunny panorama with golden sunset at this beach. If you come in a cloudy state, you will only see orange light decorating the twilight sky.

parangtritis beachSunset At Parangtritis Beach

WHERE IS PARANGTRITIS BEACH?

Address: Parangtritis, kretek, bantul, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.

Village              : Parangtritis

Sub-district     : Kretek

Regency           : Bantul

Province          : Yogyakarta

HOW TO GO TO THE LOCATION BY PRIVATE CAR:

Using Private car with driver means you are free for anything without bothering anyone else. You just do your own tour with friends or family in one car maximum of 5 people, if more than 5 people we can provide a larger car.

Private car tour is included: Car, an english speaking driver, fuel, entrance feeor retribution  for Parangtritis Beach, parking, mineral water and transfer back to your hotel.

**) To get more information about our Tours and Transport service for your private Car, please read Jogja Tour Transport Service and Jogja TransporTeam

**) Find out Our Vehicles here: Toyota AvanzaDaihatsu Xenia, Suzuki Ertiga, Toyota Innova, Daihatsu Luxio, Toyota Hiace, Isuzu ElfKia TravelloMedium Bus, Toyota FortunerToyota Alphard and Toyota Camry.

*Our Transport is Support by :  Toyota Astra Indonesia, Daihatsu Indonesia, Suzuki Motor Indonesia

HOW TO GO TO THE LOCATION BY SHARING CAR:

Using Sharing car means, you’re joining a small group and share the transport price and seat with the other guests that going to the same direction or in one itinerary with minimum of 2 participants. An english speaking driver will pick up to your hotel and inform about your visit time for the places you visit.

Sharing car tour is included: Car, an english speaking driver, fuel, local Guide, parking and transfer back to your hotel.

** (Sharing Car Transport is recommended for budget Travellers and Students)

HOW TO GO TO THE LOCATION BY PUBLIC TRANSPORT:

Start From Giwangan Bus Station: You can directly take a bus to Parangtritis Beach and stop at Parangtritis Beach.

Start From Adisucipto Airport: Firstly you can take Trans Jogja with route ( 3B ) and stop in giwangan Bus station, then please take a small bus to Parangtritis Beach and stop at Parangtritis Beach.

Start From Tugu Railway Station: Firstly you can take Trans Jogja with route ( 2A ) and stop in Tungkak shelter, then please take route ( 4A ) to Giwangan Bus station, then please take a small bus to Parangtritis Beach and stop at Parangtritis Beach.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

OPENNING HOURS

24 hours (Everyday)

TICKET

Retribution Fee.

Rp 3000/person

Parking Fee.

Rp 5000 for car

FIND SOME  OTHER TOURIST PLACES  NEAR PARANGTRITIS BEACH:

  1. SAND DUNES/SAND BOARDING
  2. LEATHER INDUSTRY
  3. POTTERY INDUSTRY
  4. BIRDS MARKET
  5. SULTAN PALACE
  6. WATER CASTLE

JOGJA HOTELS:

We also provide list of the best accomodation options for travelers. Please choose the list of Hotels below.

FIND ANOTHER ACCOMODATIONS IN JOGJA

Boutique Hotel – Resort – Villa – Bed & Breakfast – Hostel – Guesthouse – Homestay

PARANGTRITIS BEACH MAP:

BOOKING CONFIRMATION:

Anytime If you need transport to visit this place, you can contact me via Whatsapp (+62813 1880 6273)

Please send me your data via WhatsApp with this format for booking the tours:

Name                                                            : (The same name with the Hotel Booking)

Date of visit                                                : (From…/To…)

Number of traveler                                 : 

Room number of your Hotel/hostel : 

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1 Comment

  1. SiMin
    18/11/2018
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    Hi, my friend and I would like to visit Parangtritis beach this evening around 3pm. Can I check if there is a private driver available today for this? Sorry for the last minute request!

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