Discover Timang Beach Tours from Guiping

Timang Beach in Brief.

Discover Timang Beach Tours from Guiping | 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. They both must take the gondola trip to fulfill the penalties for their losses in the previous episode.

As information, the gondola is famous for its extremes action. Usually, only visitors who want an adrenaline experience that may try. This man-driven mechanical wooden gondola cross by the sea with a huge waves, Its scary but exciting

Discover Timang Beach Tours from Guiping

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 emerging beach for tourism objects. One of the best destination 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.

Discover Timang Beach Tours from Guiping – Ride Gondola Lift to Timang Island.

This beach is famous for its character of the Gondola Lift and Rope Bridge to get to Timang Island in the middle of the sea. The Island is a huge block of large rocks which are very steep around it. It takes extra adrenaline to ride this lift, as it will walk amid the sea with contains fierce waves. The fares are relatively still affordable. The crossing fare is approximately I.D.R 150k/pax for local tourist and I.D.R 200.000/pax for foreigners.

In some cases, the big waves that occurs the rocks also hit the Gondola passengers. Very exciting, isn’t it? When touching 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.

Uniquely, the Gondola Lift operations is not run on machine, but by human power. There are 4 man whose pulling and pushing the gondola with rope. If you feel the hassle of merging the adrenaline concentration with your aim to take a selfies, Don’t worry, The People (including guides and drivers) are well-trained to help photo services of your trip, without fares.

The Video above is when one of Travelista Tours customers that is very young, brave to challenge their courage. The two lifts into Timang island amid the large wave. Are you brave?

Discover Timang Beach Tours from Guiping – Try Timang Beach Rope Bridge.

The Rope Bridge is actually an alternative way for tourists who afraid to ride the gondola lift. The bridge is making from woven rope that is associates to the wooden slab as a ground. So, voyagers will feel it’s just a safe walk. But don’t forget, when you arriving to the middle of the bridge, watching the waves crunch, seems spur the heart beat. Especially when the bridge is rocked. The fares of this attraction is cheaper than the cable car. It’s approximately I.D.R 100K/person.



In this video, I make myself try to pass the bridge, keeping the camera and uploading here. I think, the other blog writers are not necessarily brave to do this. If they just making an articles about the attraction on the net without capable doing this, that’s meaningless! Ha ha.

Security Adventure at Timang Beach.

No need to worry, the attraction is strong enough. In addition, the Gondola is crafted with a large-diameter rope, strong and it performs controlled by the advanced teams. The huge waves beneath the bridge and the blowing sea winds will rocking the bridge. But, that’s is the essential of adventure in Timang Island.

You will never find to get this thrilling adventure in another place. If you will be exhibiting your trip to your friends at home, what else unless your courage to crosses the ocean with an extra adrenaline rush.

Discover Timang Beach Tours from Guiping – Walking Path to The Coastline

Yes, mostly the information about Timang Beach is only talking about Gondola Lift, Rope Bridge and Jeep adventure. Most writer forget that the beach also has a beach lips that able to tinkering with sand in the shore. The typical 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 Rope Bridge, you can trekking to eastwards. You must walking down the wooden path by paying the entrance of trekking path amount I.D.R 30.000. This trekking path is the road that hubs main attraction with the non-elevated beach. There is no other simple way to go down there except using a rock climbing rope or trekking around the hill quite far.

Discover Timang Beach Tours from Guiping

Trekking Path

When coming at this sloping beach, you can see Timang Island from the distance. The shore is around 50-60 meters wide. On the weekdays, you can ‘own’ this beach just like a private beach. Because, it is less people here, even the distance is not really far from the main attraction.

Access from Last Village to Timang Beach.

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

Jeep Adventure

Jeep Adventure

If visitors want to push their own motorcycle to the shore, 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 got a problems, You probably should get a ride share services or Jeep tours provided. Because the path is fully off-road, Standard car will not be 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 long.
  • Medium Trip : I.D.R 450K-500K | Destination including Ngetun, Nglambor, Garden Beach, Jogan and Siung | Approximately 2-3 long.
  • Long Trip: I.D.R 550K-600K | Destination Timang Beach, Pengilon Hill, Banyunibo, Watu Lumbung, Jungwok and Wediombo Beach | Approximately 3-4 Hours duration.

Dont Forget to Enjoy Seafood at Timang Beach.

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

Discover Timang Beach Tours from Guiping

Lobster Culinary

Supporting Information on Timang Beach.

  • Location Type : Beach, Island.
  • Attraction : Bridge and Gondola Lift rides, Jeep adventures.
  • Facility : drivers, Insurance, Toilet, Parking, Culinary Seafood.
  • Lodging : Small Lodging.
  • Admission Rate : I.D.R 10.000 / 10K
  • Parking Zone : Large.
  • Parking Rates : Free.
  • Operation Hours : 08.00 to 16.30.
  • Travel distance from Yogyakarta : +/- 2,5 hours.
  • Child 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.

Discover Timang Beach Tours from Guiping and Call to Action!.

If you’re a foreigner,  you can find 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.
  • 4 pax Seafood Package.
  • Drivers, Fuels, Rent Cars.
  • 12 Hours activity.
  • Free Documentation assist.
  • Airport Pickups.

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

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