Plengkung Beach Banyuwangi East Java

Plengkung Beach Banyuwangi East Java

Plengkung Beach Banyuwangi East Java

        Do you like spend your holiday time for recreation? If you so, it is nice for you to go to Plengkung Beach Banyuwangi East Java because this place offers you exotic place for spending leisure time for this beauty of scenery. (also read : TANJUNG PAPUMA BEACH JEMBER)

        As the title of Plengkung Beach Banyuwangi East Java, this beach is located in area of Banyuwangi regency, East Java province. This beach is exactly located in Kalipait village, sub-district of Tegaldlimo, Banyuwangi regency, East Java.

        If you want to go to Plengkung Beach Banyuwangi East Java, there are two main routes to get there. The first and the longest route is overland by car through the road of Banyuwangi – Kalipahit. The distance from Banyuwangi to Kalipahit is about 59 Km, this trip then, is continued to the road of Kalipahit – Pasaranyar. The distance from Kalipait to Pasaranyar is about 3 Km. From Pasaranyar, it is continued to Trianggulasi – Pancur for about 15 Km. And you finally reach Plengkung Beach Banyuwangi East Java. The second from Banyuwangi – Benculuk (35km) by bus or car, and then Benculuk – Grajagan  (18km) by bus or public transportation, Grajagan – Plengkung beach by speedboat.  read more

Recreation to Sukamade Beach

Sukamade Beach

        Recreation to Sukamade Beach. There are many well-known places to visit for recreation in East Java. Some of them are great in Banyuwangi. They are Pulau Merah Beach, Sukamade Beach, Meru Betiri National Park, and others. And in this occasion, I want to share about Sukamade Beach for destination of refreshing with our family or our friends.

       Sukamade Beach (also called turtle beach) is the beach considered one of the best habitat of sea turtles in Indonesia. Sukamade beach is precisely stated in Meru Betiri National Park which is one of Diamonds Triangle after G-Land beach and Ijen Crater.

       As sea turtles, it can be found turtles laying eggs at the beach at night. Hike through the forest of Meru Betiri National Park in the morning and visit the baby turtles in the afternoon. The park is situated on the south coast between Banyuwangi and Jember. With magnificent coastal rainforest, abundant wildlife, beaches and superb coastal scenery, it is one of Java’s finest parks. everyday landing in the beach which stretches 3 kilometers long at the southern coast of Java Island. read more

The Legend of Banyuwangi

The Legend of Banyuwangi

       The Legend of Banyuwangi. Hi my beloved visitor! Have you ever gone to Banyuwangi ? It is located at the eastern-most end of the Indonesian island of Java and it is a very strategic area for those who want to go to Bali, as it serves as an important ferry port between Java and Bali. It is surrounded by mountains and forests to the west; by sea to the east and south. Banyuwangi is only separated by Strait of Bali from Bali. The name of Banyuwangi is Javanese for “fragrance water”, connected to the Javanese folklore of Sri Tanjung.

       How is the story of Banyuwangi or “fragrance water” can be read from the following story.

       A long time ago, the island of java was ruled by a king. The King had a Loyal Prime Minister whose name was Sidapaksa. He had a beautiful wife. Her name was Sri Tanjung. He loved her very much although she was from a village. However, his mother did not like her. Sidapaksa’s mother did not agree with his son’s lover. Apparently, his mother hated her because Sri Tanjung was not an aristocrat. It is a very important status in her society. But Sidapaksa did not care about his future wife status and married her. A couple months after the marriage, Sri Tanjung got pregnant. They were very happy waiting for the child birth. read more