Discover Timang Beach Tours from Shenmu

Timang Beach in Brief.

Discover Timang Beach Tours from Shenmu | Have your ever seeing 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 reality show members, Lee Kwang so and Jeon So Min, spotted in the gondola of Timang Beach. The Two must take the gondola trip to complete the penalties for losing in the previous episode.

As the info, the gondola is famous for its extremes action. Normally, only visitors 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 Tours from Shenmu

Timang Beach Gondola Adventure

Timang Beach is located 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 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 Shenmu – Ride Gondola Lift to Timang Island.

This beach is famous for its characteristic of the Cable car 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 full courage to ride this cable car, as it will walk amid the sea with contains huge waves. The rates are relatively still affordable. The crossing fare is around I.D.R 150.000/pax for local tourist and I.D.R 200.000/person for foreigners.

In some cases, the big waves that hits the island could be catch the Gondola passengers. Very exciting, isn’t it? After arriving at Timang Island, you can takea breathe for a little while, slowing your heart beat while you can take a selfies there. There is a large stone called Watu Panjang. A cool spot for selfies.

Interestingly, the Gondola Lift operations is not run on machine, but by human power. There are four people 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, People there (including guides and jeep drivers) are trained to help photo services of your trip, without fares.

The Video above is when one of ours clients that is very young, brave to challenge their courage. The two rides into Timang island over the large wave. Do you brave?

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

The Rope Bridge is actually an alternative way for tourists who afraid to ride the cable car. The bridge is made of woven rope which is associates to the wooden slab as a base. So, voyagers will think it’s just a short walk. But remember, when you arriving to the middle of the bridge, watching the waves crunch, seems spur the heart beating. 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 try to crossing the bridge, holding the camera and uploading here. I think, the other blog authors are not necessarily brave to do this. If they only writing a blog about the attraction on the web without capable doing this, that’s very trivial! Ha ha.

Safety Adventure at Timang Beach.

Don’t worry, the attraction is quite strong. In addition, the Gondola is equipped with a large-diameter rope, strong and it operates supervised by the advanced teams. The big 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 be able to have this extreme adventure elsewhere. If you plan to showing your journey to your colleagues at home, what else unless your courage to crosses the ocean with a double adrenaline.

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

Yes, mostly the information about Timang Beach is just talking about Gondola Lift, Rope Bridge and Jeep adventure. Many people doesn’t remember 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 type of beach with long lines. The rocks are very steep.

But, Do not get it wrong, on the east side of the Gondola Lift, you can trekking to eastwards. You must walking 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 non-elevated beach. There is no such easy way to reach sloping beach except using a rock climbing rope or trekking around the hill in a far distance.

Discover Timang Beach Tours from Shenmu

Trekking Path

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

Path from Purwodadi Village to Timang Beach.

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

Jeep Adventure

Jeep Adventure

If visitors want to push their personal vehicle through 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 got a problems, You probably should get a ride share services or Jeep tours provided. Because the path is fully off-road, Normal car will not be able to get through 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 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 duration.
  • Long Package: 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 Timang, there is a food culinary that you should never be missing. Eat Lobster and another seafood like fish, squids, shrimps, crab 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 obtain. This fish spike have a blue colour. It tastes very delicious.

Discover Timang Beach Tours from Shenmu

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
  • Park Area : Large.
  • Park Rates : Free.
  • Operation Hours : 08.00 am till 04.30 pm.
  • Travel 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 2019, May.

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

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.
  • Cross the 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 understands completely the routes to go there. We have so many years experience in guiding a foreigner in Timang Beach Tour. This tours will never make you disappointing. Call us at +6287742335400 using a GSM or Whatsapp call. Email : [email protected]

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