Explore Timang Beach Tours from Fuqing

Timang Beach in Brief.

Explore Timang Beach Tours from Fuqing | Have your ever seeing the reality 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, spotted in the gondola of Timang Beach. The Two had to take the gondola trip to complete the penalty for their losses in the previous chapter.

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

Explore Timang Beach Tours from Fuqing

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 great attraction 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 Tours from Fuqing – Ride Gondola Lift to Timang Island.

This beach is knowing 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 block of large rocks that are very extreme elevated around it. It takes extra adrenaline to ride this lift, as it will walk across the sea with contains fierce waves. The rates are relatively still affordable. The admission fare is around I.D.R 150.000/pax for local visitors and I.D.R 200.000/person for foreigners.

In some cases, the big waves that occurs the rocks 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 photos there. There is a large stone named Watu Panjang. A pretty places for selfies.

Interestingly, the Gondola Lift mechanism is not run by machine, but relying by human power. There are four people who pull and pushing the gondola with rope. If you think 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 taking photos of your adventure, without rates.

The Video above is when one of ours clients which is still young, dare to challenge their adrenaline. They Both lifts into Timang island over the large wave. Are you dare?

Explore Timang Beach Tours from Fuqing – Try Timang Beach Rope Bridge.

The Rope Bridge is actually a solution for tourists who afraid to ride the gondola lift. The bridge is made of woven rope that is resembles to the wooden slab as a ground. So, voyagers will think it’s just a short walk. But remember, while you come to the center of the bridge, watching the waves crunch, seems spur the heart beating. Especially when the bridge is rocked. The tariff of this attraction is less expensive than the cable car. It’s around I.D.R 100K/person.



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

Safety Adventure at Timang Beach.

Don’t worry, the attraction is strong enough. As information, the Gondola is crafted with a large-diameter rope, strong and it performs supervised by the advance. The huge 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 have this extreme adventure in another place. If you plan to showing your trip to your colleagues at home, what else except your courage to crosses the ocean with a double adrenaline.

Explore Timang Beach Tours from Fuqing – Walking Path to The Coastline

Yes, indeed most of the article 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 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 Gondola Lift, you can walk to eastwards. You must stepping down the wooden stairs 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 other simple way to go down there unless using a rock climbing rope or trekking around the hill in a far distance.

Explore Timang Beach Tours from Fuqing

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 feel like owning this beach as a private beach. Because, it is rare people here, even the distance is not really far from the main attraction.

Path from Purwodadi Village to Timang Beach.

To get to Timang beach, you may ride private transportation tools either bicycle, motorcycle or your own car. However, the route to the beach 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 locals of Timang, take the opportunity of this situation to make a fortune through ride sharing services and Jeep Tours. The rates of a ride sharing services is around I.D.R 30K/pax. See next paragraph for the Jeep adventure rates.

Jeep Adventure

Jeep Adventure

If tourist want to push their own vehicle through the shore, it can actually be, But (they|you} must have a good driving skills. Therefore, That’s not recommended. For those who worries the motorcycle of being damages or stuck, You probably better get a ride share services or Jeep tours provided. Because the path is fully off-road, Normal car will not be able to get to the beach. Don’t believe it? See 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 Package : I.D.R 450K-500K | Destination including Ngetun, Nglambor, Garden Beach, Jogan and Siung | Approximately 2-3 duration.
  • Long Trip: 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 The Timang Beach, there is a culinary attraction that you should not be missing. Eat Lobster and various other seafood like fish, squids, shrimp, crab 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 special fish that is very rare and difficult to obtain. The fish spike have a blue colour. It tastes very delicious.

Explore Timang Beach Tours from Fuqing

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 Lodging.
  • Admission Rate : I.D.R 10.000 / 10K
  • Park Zone : Large.
  • Parking Rates : Free.
  • Operational Hours : 08.00 am till 04.30 pm.
  • Travel distance from Yogyakarta : +/- 2 hours.
  • Child Friendly : Not Recommended for under 5 years.
  • Currency Converter : 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 from May 2019.

Explore Timang Beach Tours from Fuqing and Get Ready!.

If you’re a foreign visitor,  you can contact us to guide 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, Fuels, Rent Cars.
  • 12 Hours activity.
  • Free Documentation assist.
  • Airport Pickups.

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 Tour. This tours will not make you disappointing. Contact us at +6287742335400 using a GSM or Whatsapp call. Email : admin@travelista.co.id

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