Challenge Timang Beach Tours from Chuxiong

About Timang Beach.

Challenge Timang Beach Tours from Chuxiong | Have your ever see the reality TV show named Running Man? Some of their [chapter|episode} contains the show in Timang Beach, Gunungkidul, in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Running Man’s South Korean reality show members, Lee Kwang so and Jeon So Min, have been in the gondola of Timang Beach. The Two must take the gondola trip to fulfill the penalties for their losses in the previous episode.

As information, the gondola is well known for its extremes action. Usually, only travelers who needs an adrenaline test that may try. This man-driven system wooden gondola cross over the sea with a huge waves, Its spooky but exciting

Challenge Timang Beach Tours from Chuxiong

Timang Beach Gondola Adventure

Timang Beach is spotted exactly at Purwodadi Village, Tepus Sub district, Gunung Kidul Regency, Yogyakarta Special Region, Indonesia. This southern part of Yogyakarta is very wide in coastal line and many emerging beach for tourism objects. One of the great destination of this coastal cluster in Gunung Kidul is Timang beach. They have smooth white sand and the wide spread of steep corals along the coastline.

Challenge Timang Beach Tours from Chuxiong – Ride Gondola Lift to Timang Island.

This beach is knowing for its characteristic of the Gondola Lift and Rope Bridge to get to Timang Island in the middle of the sea. The Island is a huge part of large rocks that are very extreme elevated around it. It takes extra adrenaline to ride this lift, as it will walk across the oceans with full of huge waves. The rates are relatively cheap. The admission fare is approximately I.D.R 150.000/pax for local tourist and I.D.R 200k/person for foreigners.

Sometimes, the huge waves that hits the island could be catch the Gondola passengers. Very exciting, isn’t it? After arriving at Timang Island, you can makea breathe in a little while, slowing your heart beating while you can take a photos there. There is a large stone named Watu Panjang. A cool spot for selfies.

Uniquely, the Gondola Lift operations is not run by machine, but relying by human power. There are 4 man who pull and pushing the gondola with rope. If you feel the hassle of combining the adrenaline concentration with your selfie desires, Don’t worry, People there (including guides and drivers) are trained to help taking photos of your adventure, without getting fees.

The Video above is when one of Travelista Tours customers that is very young, brave to challenge their courage. They Both rides into Timang island over the huge wave. Are you brave?

Challenge Timang Beach Tours from Chuxiong – Try Timang Beach Rope Bridge.

The Rope Bridge is actually a solution for tourists who afraid to ride the cable car. The bridge is made of woven rope which is resembles to the wooden slab as a base. So, voyagers will feel it’s just a safe walk. But don’t forget, when you arriving to the center of the bridge, seeing the waves crunch, seems spur the heart beating. Especially when the bridge is rocked. The fares of this bridge is cheaper than the gondola. It’s approximately I.D.R 100.000/person.

In this video, I make myself try to crossing the bridge, holding the camera and upload to this article. I guess, the other article authors are not necessarily brave doing this. If they just writing an articles about the attraction on the web without doing the real thing, that’s very trivial! Ha ha.

Security Adventure at Timang Beach.

Don’t worry, this attraction is strong enough. As information, the Gondola is crafted with a large-diameter rope, strong and it operates controlled by the advanced teams. The big waves under the bridge and the blowing sea breeze will rocking the bridge. But, that’s is the sensation of adventure in Timang Island.

You will never find to get this extreme adventure elsewhere. If you plan to showing your journey to your friends at home, what else except your braveness to crosses the sea with a double adrenaline.

Challenge Timang Beach Tours from Chuxiong – Walking Path to The Coastline

Yes, indeed most of the information about Timang Beach is only talking about Gondola Lift, Rope Bridge and Jeep adventure. Many writer forget that the beach also has a shore that can be use to tinkering with sand in the coastline. The structure of Timang beach is not a type of beach with long lines. The rocks are very sharp.

But, Do not go wrong, on the eastern side of the Rope Bridge, you can walk to eastwards. You have to stepping down the wooden path by paying the entrance of walking path amount I.D.R 30.000. This trekking path is the road that connecting main attraction with the sloping beach. There is no such simple way to reach sloping beach except utilizing a rock climbing rope or walking around the hill in a far distance.

Challenge Timang Beach Tours from Chuxiong

Trekking Path

When coming at this sloping beach, you can see Timang Island from the distance. The shore is about 50-60 meters wide. On weekdays, you can feel like owning this beach just like a private beach. Because, it is less people here, although the distance is not really far from the Gondola Lift.

Path from Purwodadi Village to The Beach.

To accessing Timang beach, you can ride private transportation tools like bike, motorcycle or your private car. However, the way to the shore is still very hard to reach. After the last settlement, The road is still in the form of stone. So that’s why the people of Timang, take the opportunity of this situation to make a fortune through ride sharing offers and Jeep Adventure. The rates of a ride sharing services is approximately I.D.R 30.000/pax. See next paragraph for the Jeep tour fares.

Jeep Adventure

Jeep Adventure

If tourist want to push their personal motorcycle to the location, it can actually be, But (they|you} must have a brilliant riding skills. Therefore, That’s not recommended. For those who worries the motorcycle of being damages or stuck, You probably better get a ride share services or Jeep tours provided. Because the path is fully off-road, Normal car will not be able to get to the beach. Don’t believe it? See this video.

The Price and Route of Timang Beach Jeep Adventure Package.

  • Short Trip : I.D.R 350K-400K | Destination just to Timang Beach | Approximately 1-2 duration.
  • Medium Trip : I.D.R 450K-500K | Destination including Ngetun, Nglambor, Garden Beach, Jogan and Siung | Approximately 2-3 duration.
  • Long Trip: I.D.R 550K-600K | Destination Timang Beach, Pengilon Hill, Banyunibo, Watu Lumbung, Jungwok and Wediombo Beach | Approximately 3-4 Hours long.

Enjoying Seafood at Timang Beach.

In The Timang Beach, there is a food culinary that you should never be missing. Eat Lobster and another seafood like fish, squids, shrimps, crabs and so on. Seafood stalls in Timang, once there was only in the place of Mr. Sis Restaurant. If you are in good fortunes, you can meet Panjo Fish, a species of fish that is very rare and hard to find. The fish spike have a blue colour. It tastes very good.

Challenge Timang Beach Tours from Chuxiong

Lobster Culinary

Extra Information on Timang Beach.

  • Location Type : Beach, Island.
  • Attraction : Bridge and Gondola Lift rides, Jeep tours.
  • Facility : Local guide, Insurance, Toilet, Parking, Seafood Stall.
  • Lodging : Small Home stay.
  • Admission Rate : I.D.R 10.000 / 10K
  • Park Area : Large.
  • Park Rates : Free.
  • Operation Hours : 08.00 to 16.30.
  • Travel distance from Yogyakarta : +/- 2,5 hours.
  • Child Friendly : Not for under 5 years.
  • Currency Converter : I.D.R 10.000 same as U.S.D 0.69 / S.G.D 0.96 / M.Y.R 2.91 / K.R.W 824.01 / T.H.B 22.12 / V.N.D 16221.13 / C.N.Y 4.79.  Data at May 2019.

Challenge Timang Beach Tours from Chuxiong and Get Ready!.

If you’re a foreigner,  you can find us to guide you there safe and sound. Just pay 250 U.S.D for 4 pax with all the facility :

  • Jeep Adventure Trip.
  • Gondola Lift.
  • Rope Bridge.
  • 4 pax Seafood Package.
  • Drivers, Car & Fuels.
  • 12 Hours activity.
  • Free Documentation assist.
  • Airport Pickups.

Feel free to contact us for other customized options.  All our driver are understands completely the routes to go there. We have so many years experience in guiding a foreigner in Timang Beach Tour. This trip will never make you disappointing. Contact us at +6287742335400 using a GSM or Whatsapp call. Email : [email protected]

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