Try Timang Beach Adventure from Pasir Ris

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About Timang Beach.

Try Timang Beach Adventure from Pasir Ris | 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. They both must take the gondola trip to complete the penalties for their losses 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 manual system wooden gondola cross over the sea with a huge waves, Its spooky but fun

Try Timang Beach Adventure from Pasir Ris

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 is very wide in 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 white sand and the wide spread of steep corals along the coastline.

Try Timang Beach Adventure from Pasir Ris – 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. this Island is a huge block of large rocks that are very steep around it. It takes full courage to ride this cable car, as it will walk amid the sea with full of fierce waves. The fares are relatively still affordable. The admission fare is approximately I.D.R 150.000/person for local tourist and I.D.R 200k/pax for foreigners.

In some cases, the big waves that hits the rocks also hit the Gondola passengers. Very exciting, 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 selfies there. There is a large stone called Watu Panjang. A cool spot for selfies.

Interestingly, the Gondola Lift operations is not run by machine, but by human power. There are 4 people who pull and push the gondola using a 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 trip, without rates.

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

Try Timang Beach Adventure from Pasir Ris – Try Timang Beach Rope Bridge.

The Rope Bridge is actually a solution for voyagers whose scares to ride the gondola lift. The bridge is made of woven rope that is associates to the wooden slab as a ground. So, tourists will feel it’s just a short walk. But remember, while you come to the middle of the bridge, watching the waves crunch, seems spur the heart beating. Especially when the bridge is rocked. The fares of this bridge is less expensive than the gondola. It’s around I.D.R 100.000/person.



In this video, I make myself trying to crossing the bridge, holding the camera and uploading to this article. I think, the other article writers are not necessarily brave doing this. If they just writing an articles 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. As information, the Gondola is equipped with a large-diameter rope, strong and it performs controlled by the advance. 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 will be exhibiting your trip to your friends at home, what else except your courage to crosses the ocean with a double adrenaline.

Try Timang Beach Adventure from Pasir Ris – Trekking Path to The Coastline

Yes, mostly the information about Timang Beach is just talking about Gondola Lift, Rope Bridge and Jeep adventure. Most people forget that this beach also has a beach lips that can be use to tinkering with sand in the shore. The structure of Timang beach is not a kind of shore with long lines. The rock hills are very sharp.

But, Do not go wrong, on the east side of the Gondola Lift, you can walk to eastwards. You have to stepping down the wooden stairs by paying the entrance of trekking path amount I.D.R 30K. This walking path is the way that hubs 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 quite far.

Try Timang Beach Adventure from Pasir Ris

Trekking Path

When coming at this ramps beach, you can look Timang Island from the distance. The beach is around 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 accessing Timang beach, you can ride private transportation tools either bicycle, motorcycle or your own car. However, the route to the shore is still very hard to reach. After the last village, The road is still in the form of nature stone. So that’s why 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 approximately I.D.R 30K/person. See next paragraph for the Jeep adventure rates.

Jeep Adventure

Jeep Adventure

If visitors want to push their own vehicle to the shore, it can actually be, But (they|you} must have a good riding 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 adventure 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 just to 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 Package: I.D.R 550K-600K | Destination Timang Beach, Pengilon Hill, Banyunibo, Watu Lumbung, Jungwok and Wediombo Beach | Approximately 3-4 Hours duration.

Enjoying 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 so on. Seafood restaurant in Timang, once there was just in the place of Mr. Sis Restaurant. If you are lucky, you can eat Panjo Fish, a special fish that is very rare and hard to obtain. The fish spike have a blue colour. It tastes so good.

Try Timang Beach Adventure from Pasir Ris

Lobster Culinary

Additional Information on Timang Beach.

  • Location Type : Beach, Island.
  • Attraction : Bridge and Gondola Lift rides, Jeep adventures.
  • Facility : drivers, Insurance, Toilet, Parking, Seafood Stall.
  • Lodging : Small Lodging.
  • Admission Rate : I.D.R 10.000 / 10K
  • Park Area : Large.
  • Parking Rates : Free.
  • Operation Hours : 08.00 to 16.30.
  • Distance from Yogyakarta : +/- 2 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 from 2019, May.

Try Timang Beach Adventure from Pasir Ris and Get Ready!.

If you’re a foreigner,  you can contact us to guide you there safe and sound. You can pay for just U.S.D 250 for 4 pax with all the benefit :

  • Jeep Adventure Trip.
  • Gondola Lift.
  • Rope 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 options.  All our driver are understands completely the path to go there. We have several years experience in taking 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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