Challenge Timang Beach Tours from Thai Binh

About Timang Beach.

Challenge Timang Beach Tours from Thai Binh | Have your ever see the reality TV show named Running Man? Some of their [chapter|episode} contains the adventure to Timang Beach, Gunungkidul, in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Running Man’s South Korean actors, 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 penalty for losing in the previous episode.

As information, the gondola is famous for its extremes action. Normally, only visitors who needs an adrenaline test that may try. This manual system wooden gondola cross over the sea with a fierce waves, Its spooky but fun

Challenge Timang Beach Tours from Thai Binh

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 have a wide coastal line and many new beach for tourism objects. One of the great attraction of this coastal cluster in Gunung Kidul is Timang beach. They have smooth beige sand and the wide spread of steep corals along the coastline.

Challenge Timang Beach Tours from Thai Binh – 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. this Island is a huge part of large rocks that are very extreme elevated around it. It takes full courage to ride this cable car, as it will walk across the sea with full of huge waves. The rates are relatively still affordable. The admission fare is approximately I.D.R 150k/person for local visitors and I.D.R 200.000/person for foreigners.

Sometimes, the big waves that occurs the island could be hit the Gondola passengers. Very fun, isn’t it? After arriving at Timang Island, you can takea breathe in a little while, calming your heart beat while you can take a photos there. There is a Big stone called Watu Panjang. A cool places for selfies.

Uniquely, the Gondola Lift operations is not run on machine, but by human power. There are four man whose pull and push the gondola using a rope. If you feel the hassle of merging the adrenaline concentration with your selfie desires, Don’t worry, The People (including guides and jeep drivers) are well-trained to help taking photos of your adventure, without getting fees.

The Video above is when one of Travelista Tours customers that is still young, dare to challenge their courage. The two rides into Timang island over the large wave. Do you dare?

Challenge Timang Beach Tours from Thai Binh – Try Timang Beach Rope Bridge.

The Rope Bridge is actually an alternative way for tourists whose scares to ride the gondola lift. The bridge is made of woven rope that is resembles to the wooden slab as a base. So, voyagers will feel it’s just a short walk. But don’t forget, while you come to the middle of the bridge, watching the waves crunch, seems pushing the heart beating. Especially when the bridge is rocked. The tariff of this attraction is cheaper than the cable car. It’s around I.D.R 100.000/pax.



In this video, I make myself try to pass the bridge, holding the camera and upload to this article. I guess, the other blog writers are not necessarily dare to do this. If they only making a blog about the attraction on the net without capable doing this, that’s meaningless! Ha ha.

Security Adventure at Timang Beach.

Don’t worry, the attraction is strong enough. In addition, 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 make this bridge rocked. But, that’s is the sensation of adventure in Timang Island.

You will never find to get this extreme tour elsewhere. If you will be exhibiting your journey to your colleagues at home, what else unless your braveness to crosses the sea with an extra adrenaline rush.

Challenge Timang Beach Tours from Thai Binh – Trekking 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 this beach also has a shore that can be use to playing with sand in the shore. The structure of Timang beach is not a kind of beach with long lines. The rocks are very sharp.

But, Do not get it wrong, on the east side of the Rope Bridge, you can walk to eastwards. You must walking down the wooden stairs by paying the entrance of trekking path amount I.D.R 30K. This trekking path is the way that connecting main attraction with the sloping beach. There is no other easy way to go down there unless utilizing a rock climbing rope or trekking around the hill quite far.

Challenge Timang Beach Tours from Thai Binh

Trekking Path

When coming at this ramps 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 as a private beach. Because, it is less people here, even the distance is not too far from the Gondola Lift.

Access from Purwodadi Village to Timang Beach.

To accessing Timang beach, you may use private transportation tools either bike, motorcycle or your private car. However, the route to the shore is still very hard to reach. After the last village, The road is still in the form of stone. So that’s why the people of Timang, take the advantage of this circumstance to generate a fortune through ride sharing offers and Jeep Tours. The rates of a ride sharing services is around I.D.R 30K/person. See next paragraph for the Jeep tour fares.

Jeep Adventure

Jeep Adventure

If visitors want to push their own motorcycle through the location, it can actually be, But (they|you} must have a brilliant driving skills. Therefore, It’s not recommended. For those who scares the motorcycle of being damages or stuck, You probably should get a ride share services or Jeep tours provided. Because the path is completely off-road, Normal car is not able to get to the beach. Don’t believe it? Watch this video.



The Rate and Route of Timang Beach Jeep Adventure Package.

  • Short Trip : I.D.R 350K-400K | Destination only Timang Beach | Approximately 1-2 duration.
  • Medium Trip : I.D.R 450K-500K | Destination to Ngetun, Nglambor, Garden Beach, Jogan and Siung | Approximately 2-3 long.
  • Long Package: 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, squid, shrimp, crabs and so on. Seafood stalls in Timang, once there was only in the place of Mr. Sis Restaurant. If you are lucky, you can eat Panjo Fish, a special fish which is very rare and difficult to find. This fish have a blue spike. It tastes very delicious.

Challenge Timang Beach Tours from Thai Binh

Lobster Culinary

Extra Information on Timang Beach.

  • Location Type : Beach, Island.
  • Attraction : Bridge and Gondola Lift rides, Jeep adventures.
  • Facility : Local guide, Insurance, Toilet, Parking, Culinary Seafood.
  • Lodging : Small Home stay.
  • Admission Rate : I.D.R 10.000 / 10K
  • Park Zone : Large.
  • Parking Rates : Free.
  • Operation Hours : 08.00 to 16.30.
  • Distance from Yogyakarta : +/- 2,5 hours.
  • Toddler Friendly : Not for under 5 years.
  • Currency Ratio : I.D.R 10K 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 Thai Binh and Get Ready!.

If you’re a foreign visitor,  you can contact us to take you there safe and sound. You can pay for just U.S.D 250 for 4 pax with all the benefit :

  • Jeep Adventure Tours.
  • Gondola.
  • Rope Bridge.
  • Seafood Package for 4 pax.
  • Drivers, Fuels, Rent Cars.
  • 12 Hours activity.
  • Free Documentation assist.
  • Airport Pickups.

Just contact us for other options.  All our driver are understands completely the path to go there. We have several years experience in taking a foreigner in Timang Beach Adventure. This tours will never make you disappoint. Call us at +6287742335400 using a GSM or Whatsapp call. Email : admin@travelista.co.id

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