About Timang Beach.
About Timang Beach.
- 1.1 Explore Timang Beach Tours from Yokkaichi – Ride Gondola Lift to Timang Island.
- 1.2 Explore Timang Beach Tours from Yokkaichi – Try Timang Beach Rope Bridge.
- 1.3 Safety Adventure at Timang Beach.
- 1.4 Explore Timang Beach Tours from Yokkaichi – Trekking Path to The Coastline
- 1.5 Path from Purwodadi Village to The Beach.
- 1.6 The Price and Route of Timang Beach Jeep Adventure Package.
- 1.7 Dont Forget to Enjoy Seafood at Timang Beach.
- 1.8 Additional Information on Timang Beach.
- 1.9 Explore Timang Beach Tours from Yokkaichi and Get Ready!.
Explore Timang Beach Tours from Yokkaichi | Have your ever see the reality TV 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. The Two had to take the gondola trip to complete the penalty for losing in the previous chapter.
As information, the gondola is famous for its extremes action. Normally, only visitors who want an adrenaline test that may try. This manual mechanical wooden gondola cross over the sea with a fierce waves, Its scary but exciting
Timang Beach is located 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.
Explore Timang Beach Tours from Yokkaichi – Ride Gondola Lift to Timang Island.
This beach is knowing for its characteristic 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 that 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 cheap. The admission fare is approximately I.D.R 150.000/person for local tourist and I.D.R 200.000/pax for foreigners.
In some cases, the huge waves that occurs the rocks could be hit the Gondola passengers. Very fun, isn’t it? After arriving at Timang Island, you can takea breathe for a little while, calming your heart beating while you can take a photos there. There is a large stone named Watu Panjang. A pretty places for selfies.
Uniquely, the Gondola Lift operations is not run by machine, but by human power. There are 4 people whose pulling 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, People there (including guides and jeep drivers) are well-trained to help taking photos of your adventure, without rates.
The Video above is when one of ours clients which is very young, brave to challenge their courage. The two rides into Timang island over the large wave. Do you dare?
Explore Timang Beach Tours from Yokkaichi – Try Timang Beach Rope Bridge.
The Rope Bridge is actually a solution for tourists who afraid to ride the cable car. The bridge is making from woven rope that is resembles to the wooden slab as a base. So, voyagers will think it’s just a safe walk. But remember, when you arriving to the center of the bridge, watching the waves crunch, seems spur the heart beat. Especially when the bridge is rocked. The tariff of this bridge is cheaper than the gondola. It’s approximately I.D.R 100.000/pax.
In this video, I make myself try to pass the bridge, holding the camera and uploading here. I think, the other article authors are not necessarily dare doing this. If they only making a blog about the attraction on the net without doing the real thing, that’s meaningless! Ha ha.
Safety Adventure at Timang Beach.
Don’t worry, this attraction is quite strong. In addition, the Gondola is equipped 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 sensation of adventure in Timang Island.
You will never be able to get this extreme tour elsewhere. If you will be exhibiting your journey to your friends at home, what else except your courage to crosses the ocean with a double adrenaline.
Explore Timang Beach Tours from Yokkaichi – Trekking Path to The Coastline
Yes, mostly the article about Timang Beach is just write about Gondola Lift, Rope Bridge and Jeep adventure. Many people forget that the beach also has a beach lips that can be use to tinkering with sand in the coastline. The structure of Timang beach is not a kind of shore with long lines. The rock hills are very steep.
But, Do not get it wrong, on the eastern side of the Gondola Lift, you can trekking to eastwards. You have to walking down the wooden stairs by paying the entrance of walking path amount I.D.R 30.000. This walking path is the road that connecting main attraction with the sloping beach. There is no other simple way to go down there unless utilizing a rock climbing rope or walking 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 weekdays, you can ‘own’ this beach as a private beach. Because, it is less people here, even the distance is not really far from the Gondola Lift.
Path from Purwodadi Village to The Beach.
To get to Timang beach, you may ride private transportation tools like bicycle, motorcycle or your private car. However, the route to the beach is still very hard to reach. After the last settlement, The road is still in the form of stone. So that’s why the locals of Timang, take the advantage of this situation to generate a fortune through ride sharing offers and Jeep Adventure. The fares of a ride sharing services is approximately I.D.R 30K/person. See next paragraph for the Jeep adventure fares.
If visitors want to push their personal motorcycle through the location, 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 stuck, You probably better get a ride share services or Jeep adventure provided. Because the road is completely off-road, Standard 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 just to Timang Beach | Approximately 1-2 long.
- Medium Trip : 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 The Timang Beach, there is a food culinary that you should not be missing. Eat Lobster and another seafood like fish, squid, shrimp, crabs and so on. Seafood stalls in Timang, once there was only in the place of Mr. Sis Restaurant. If you are lucky, you can meet Panjo Fish, a special fish which is very rare and difficult to find. This fish spike have a blue colour. It tastes so delicious.
Additional 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 Home stay.
- Admission Rate : I.D.R 10.000 / 10K
- Parking Area : Large.
- Park Rates : Free.
- Operational Hours : 08.00 to 16.30.
- Travel distance from Yogyakarta : +/- 2,5 hours.
- Child 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 Tours from Yokkaichi and Get Ready!.
If you’re a foreign visitor, you can contact 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 Lift.
- Rope Bridge.
- 4 pax Seafood Package.
- Drivers, Car & Fuels.
- 12 Hours activity.
- Free Documentation assist.
- Pick up at Airport or Hotels.
Feel free to call us for other customized options. All our driver are fully understands the path to go there. We have several years experience in taking a foreigner in Timang Beach Tour. This trip will not make you disappoint. Contact us at +6287742335400 using a GSM or Whatsapp call. Email : [email protected]