Sand Dune (Gumuk Pasir): Sandboarding And Sunset View Point


sand dune

Sand Dune (Gumuk Pasir) Parangtritis is a natural phenomenon that is the only one in you can find Southeast Asia. This sand dune is like hilly sand similiar with the desert found in the Middle East. Its very fun if you like to try sandbording while waiting for the exotic golden sunset there.

SAND DUNE DESCRIPTION

Sund dune ( Gumuk Pasir ) is a natural phenomenon that is the only one in Southeast Asia. This Sand dune phenomenon was created from the results of volcanic activity of Mount Merapi and Merbabu then carried by  kali Opak and kali Progo River to the area. In the beginning, the surrounding local people did not realize a unique thing of this place. But after a variety of studies and research, they realized that they live in one of the world’s heritage.

SANDBOARDING

Gumuk Pasir (Sand Dune) Parangkusumo or Parangtritis also serve an exciting rides for sand skiing (Sandboarding). With a height of about 20 meters, you can glide along the 200 meters. This sandboarding rides already have safety standard. So you don’t have to worry about trying sandboarding in Gumuk Pasir. Safety equipment is sufficient and standard from safety for elbows, knees and helmet, so that you needn’t be afraid to glide.

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SUNSET VIEW POINT

Ganguk Pasir (Sand Dune) Parangkusumo also has a very beautiful charm to see golden sunset. The combination of vast desert and truly exotic sunset light makes a very harmonious and very beautiful blend.

sand dune

WHERE IS SAND DUNE?

Address : Parakusumo, Depok, Bantul, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.

Village             : Parangkusumo

Sub-district    : Depok

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 fees for Sand Dunes, parking, mineral water, and transfer back to your hotel.

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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 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 Pertigaan Depok Beach, befor Parangtritis Beach, then please take motorcycle ( ojek ) or just walk around 1 km to the Sand Dune.

From Giwangan Bus Station: You can directly take a bus to Parangritis Beach and stop at Pertigaan Depok Beach, befor Parangtritis Beach, then please take motorcycle ( ojek ) or just walk around 1 km to the Sand Dune.

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 Pertigaan Depok Beach, befor Parangtritis Beach, then please take motorcycle ( ojek ) or just walk around 1 km to the Sand Dune.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

RETRIBUTIO FEE:

RP 3000 /person

BEST TIME VISIT:

At 03.00 PM   ( for sunset )

SANDBOARD RENTAL FEE:

IDR100K ( International )

IDR75K   ( Local )

FIND SOME  OTHER TOURIST PLACES  NEAR SAND DUNE:

  1. PARALAYANG HILL
  2. PARANGTRITIS BEACH
  3. PARANGKUSUMO BEACH ( SEAFOOD BEACH )
  4. LEATHER INDUSRY
  5. POTTERY INDUSTRY
  6. BIRDS MARKET

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