Discover Timang Beach Adventure from Ningxiang

About Timang Beach.

Discover Timang Beach Adventure from Ningxiang | Have your ever seeing the reality TV show named Running Man? One of their 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. They both must take the gondola trip to fulfill the penalty for their losses in the previous episode.

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

Discover Timang Beach Adventure from Ningxiang

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 best destination of this coastal cluster in Gunung Kidul is Timang beach. They have smooth white sand and the wide spread of elevated corals along the coastline.

Discover Timang Beach Adventure from Ningxiang – Ride Gondola Lift to Timang Island.

This beach is knowing for its characteristic of the Gondola Lift and Rope Bridge to cross to Timang Island in the middle of the sea. The Island is a huge part of large rocks which are very steep around it. It takes extra courage to ride this lift, as it will walk amid the oceans with full of huge waves. The rates are relatively still affordable. The admission fare is around I.D.R 150k/person for local visitors and I.D.R 200.000/person for foreigners.

In some cases, the big waves that hits the rocks could be hit the Gondola passengers. Very fun, isn’t it? After arriving at Timang Island, you can makea breathe for a little while, slowing your heart beating while you can take a photos there. There is a large stone named Watu Panjang. A pretty spot for selfies.

Interestingly, the Gondola Lift mechanism is not run on machine, but relying by human power. There are four man who pulling and pushing 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 drivers) are well-trained to help taking photos of your trip, without getting fees.

The Video above is when one of Travelista Tours customers that is still young, dare to challenge their adrenaline. They Both rides into Timang island amid the large wave. Are you dare?

Discover Timang Beach Adventure from Ningxiang – Try Timang Beach Rope Bridge.

The Rope Bridge is actually an alternative way for tourists whose scares to ride the cable car. The bridge is made of woven rope which is associates to the wooden slab as a ground. So, tourists will think it’s just a safe walk. But remember, while you come to the middle of the bridge, watching the waves crunch, seems pushing the heart beat. Especially when the bridge is rocked. The tariff of this attraction is cheaper than the gondola. It’s around I.D.R 100.000/person.

In this video, I make myself trying to pass the bridge, keeping the camera and uploading to this article. I guess, the other blog authors are not necessarily brave doing this. If they only writing an articles about the attraction on the net without doing the real thing, that’s very trivial! Ha ha.

Security Adventure at Timang Beach.

No need to worry, this attraction is quite strong. As information, the Gondola is crafted with a large-diameter rope, strong and it operates supervised by the advance. The huge waves beneath the bridge and the blowing sea breeze will rocking the bridge. But, that’s is the essential of adventure in Timang Island.

You will never be able to have this extreme adventure in another place. If you plan to showing your trip to your friends at home, what else unless your braveness to crosses the ocean with an extra adrenaline rush.

Discover Timang Beach Adventure from Ningxiang – Trekking Path to The Coastline

Yes, indeed most of the information about Timang Beach is just write about Gondola Lift, Rope Bridge and Jeep adventure. Many writer doesn’t remember that the beach also has a beach lips that able to tinkering with sand in the coastline. The structure of Timang beach is not a kind of shore with long lines. The rocks are very sharp.

But, Do not go wrong, on the eastern side of the Gondola Lift, you can trekking to eastwards. You must walking down the wooden stairs by paying the entrance of trekking path amount I.D.R 30.000. This trekking path is the road that connecting main attraction with the non-elevated beach. There is no such easy way to go down there unless using a rock climbing rope or walking around the hill quite far.

Discover Timang Beach Adventure from Ningxiang

Trekking Path

When coming at this sloping beach, you can look Timang Island from the distance. The beach is about 50-60 meters wide. On weekdays, you can ‘own’ this beach as a private beach. Because, it is less people here, even the distance is not too far from the main attraction.

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 route to the shore is still very difficult to reach. After the last settlement, The road is still in the form of nature 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 Tours. The fares of a ride sharing services is approximately I.D.R 30.000/pax. See next paragraph for the Jeep tour rates.

Jeep Adventure

Jeep Adventure

If tourist want to push their personal vehicle to the shore, it can actually be, But (they|you} must have a brilliant driving skills. Therefore, That’s not recommended. For those who scares the motorcycle of being damages or got a problems, You probably better get a ride share services or Jeep adventure provided. Because the road is fully off-road, Normal car is not able to get through 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 Package : 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.

Dont Forget to Enjoy Seafood at Timang Beach.

In Timang, there is a culinary attraction that you should not be missing. Eat Lobster and another seafood like fish, squids, shrimp, crabs and so on. Seafood stalls in Timang, once there was just in the place of Mr. Sis Restaurant. If you are in good fortunes, you can meet Panjo Fish, a special fish that is very rare and difficult to obtain. This fish have a blue spike. It tastes so good.

Discover Timang Beach Adventure from Ningxiang

Lobster Culinary

Additional Information on Timang Beach.

  • Location Type : Beach, Island.
  • Attraction : Bridge and Gondola Lift rides, Jeep tours.
  • Facility : drivers, Insurance, Toilet, Parking, Seafood Stall.
  • Lodging : Small Lodging.
  • Admission Rate : I.D.R 10.000 / 10K
  • Parking Area : Large.
  • Parking Rates : Free.
  • Operation Hours : 08.00 am till 04.30 pm.
  • Distance from Yogyakarta : +/- 2 hours.
  • Toddler Friendly : Not Recommended for under 5 years age.
  • 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.

Discover Timang Beach Adventure from Ningxiang and Get Ready!.

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

  • Jeep Adventure Tours.
  • Gondola.
  • Rope Bridge.
  • 4 pax Seafood Package.
  • Drivers, Car & Fuels.
  • 12 Hours activity.
  • Free Documentation assist.
  • Pick up at Airport or Hotels.

Feel free to contact us for other customized options.  All our driver are understands completely the path to go there. We have so many years experience in taking a foreigner in Timang Beach Adventure. This tours will not make you disappointing. Call us at +6287742335400 using a GSM or Whatsapp call. Email : [email protected]

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