About Timang Beach.
About Timang Beach.
- 1.1 Explore Timang Beach Adventure from Sagamihara – Ride Gondola Lift to Timang Island.
- 1.2 Explore Timang Beach Adventure from Sagamihara – Try Timang Beach Rope Bridge.
- 1.3 Safety Adventure at Timang Beach.
- 1.4 Explore Timang Beach Adventure from Sagamihara – Walking Path to The Coastline
- 1.5 Access from Purwodadi Village to Timang Beach.
- 1.6 The Rate and Route of Timang Beach Jeep Adventure Package.
- 1.7 Enjoying Seafood at Timang Beach.
- 1.8 Additional Information on Timang Beach.
- 1.9 Explore Timang Beach Adventure from Sagamihara and Call to Action!.
Explore Timang Beach Adventure from Sagamihara | Have your ever seeing the reality show named Running Man? Some of their [chapter|episode} contains the show in Timang Beach, Gunungkidul, in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Running Man’s South Korean actors, Lee Kwang so and Jeon So Min, spotted in the gondola of Timang Beach. They both had to 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 test that may try. This man-driven mechanical wooden gondola cross over the sea with a huge waves, Its spooky but exciting
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 emerging 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 elevated corals along the coastline.
Explore Timang Beach Adventure from Sagamihara – Ride Gondola Lift to Timang Island.
This beach is knowing for its character of the Cable car and Rope Bridge to cross to Timang Island in the middle of the sea. this Island is a huge block of large rocks which are very extreme elevated around it. It takes extra adrenaline to ride this lift, as it will walk across the oceans with contains fierce waves. The rates are relatively still affordable. The crossing fare is around I.D.R 150.000/person for local tourist and I.D.R 200.000/pax for foreigners.
Sometimes, the big waves that hits the island also hit the Gondola passengers. Very exciting, 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 selfies there. There is a large stone named Watu Panjang. A cool spot for selfies.
Uniquely, the Gondola Lift mechanism is not run by machine, but by human power. There are four people who pulling and push the gondola with 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 taking photos of your trip, without rates.
The Video above is when one of ours clients which is very young, dare to challenge their adrenaline. They Both rides into Timang island over the large wave. Do you brave?
Explore Timang Beach Adventure from Sagamihara – Try Timang Beach Rope Bridge.
The Rope Bridge is actually a solution for voyagers who afraid to ride the cable car. The bridge is making from woven rope which is associates to the wooden slab as a base. So, voyagers will think it’s just a short walk. But remember, while you come 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 attraction is less expensive than the gondola. It’s around I.D.R 100.000/pax.
In this video, I make myself try to crossing the bridge, keeping the camera and upload to this article. I guess, the other article writers are not necessarily brave doing this. If they just making an articles about the attraction on the net without doing the real thing, that’s meaningless! Ha ha.
Safety Adventure at Timang Beach.
Don’t worry, the attraction is quite strong. As information, the Gondola is crafted with a large-diameter rope, strong and it performs controlled by the advanced teams. The huge waves under the bridge and the blowing sea breeze will make this bridge rocked. But, that’s is the essential of adventure in Timang Island.
You will never find to get this extreme adventure in another place. If you plan to showing your trip to your friends at home, what else except your courage to crosses the sea with a double adrenaline.
Explore Timang Beach Adventure from Sagamihara – Walking Path to The Coastline
Yes, mostly the information about Timang Beach is only write about Gondola Lift, Rope Bridge and Jeep adventure. Many people forget that the beach also has a shore that able to playing with sand in the coastline. 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 Rope Bridge, you can walk to eastwards. You must walking down the wooden path by paying the entrance of trekking path amount I.D.R 30K. This walking path is the road that hubs main entrance with the sloping beach. There is no other simple way to go down there unless using a rock climbing rope or trekking around the hill quite far.
When arriving at this ramps beach, you can see Timang Island from the distance. The shore is about 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 too far from the main attraction.
Access from Purwodadi Village to Timang Beach.
To accessing Timang beach, you can use private transportation tools either bike, motorcycle or your private car. However, the way to the beach 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 people of Timang, take the advantage of this situation to generate a fortune through ride sharing services and Jeep Tours. The rates of a ride sharing services is around I.D.R 30.000/pax. See next paragraph for the Jeep tour fares.
If tourist want to push their personal vehicle to the location, it can actually be, But (they|you} must have a brilliant riding skills. Therefore, It’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 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 Package : I.D.R 350K-400K | Destination only Timang Beach | Approximately 1-2 long.
- 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 long.
Enjoying Seafood at Timang Beach.
In The Timang Beach, there is a food culinary that you should never be missing. Eat Lobster and various other seafood like fish, squid, shrimp, crabs and many more. Seafood restaurant in Timang, once there was only in the place of Mr. Sis Restaurant. If you are in good fortunes, you can eat Panjo Fish, a species of fish that is very rare and hard to obtain. The fish have a blue spike. It tastes very good.
Additional 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 Lodging.
- Admission Rate : I.D.R 10.000 / 10K
- Parking Area : Large.
- Parking Rates : Free.
- Operational Hours : 08.00 am till 04.30 pm.
- Distance from Yogyakarta : +/- 2,5 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 from May 2019.
Explore Timang Beach Adventure from Sagamihara and Call to Action!.
If you’re a foreign visitor, you can contact us to take you there safely. You can pay for just U.S.D 250 for 4 pax with all the benefit :
- Jeep Adventure Trip.
- Gondola Lift.
- Cross the Bridge.
- Seafood Package for 4 pax.
- Drivers, Fuels, Rent Cars.
- 12 Hours activity.
- Free Documentation assist.
- Pick up at Airport or Hotels.
Just contact us for other customized options. All our driver are understands completely the path to go there. We have so many years experience in guiding a foreigner in Timang Beach Tour. This tours will never make you disappoint. Contact us at +6287742335400 using a GSM or Whatsapp call. Email : [email protected]