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Recommended 15 Gunungkidul Beaches: Routes, Ticket Prices, Latest Facilities 2024 (Part 4)

These three beaches in Gunungkidul are suitable for rock climbing lovers



Apart from offering exotic natural panoramas, the three Gunungkidul beaches will also pamper rock climbing fans with the splendor of their coral cliffs.

Check out a brief review of the nuances, routes, ticket prices and the latest facilities from Siung Beach, Ngandong and Watu Kodok in full.

Siung Beach

Gunungkidul Siung Beach, Jogja
Siung Beach (SC: Traveloka)

The South Coast, especially Gunungkidul, is famous for having distinctive coral cliffs, including Siung Beach. Various kinds of cliffs will pamper climbers and rock climbing lovers.

This beach, which was designated as 'Rock Climbing Beach' in 2005, may not be as popular as other Gunungkidul beaches even though the location is easy to reach. However, you can find a peaceful atmosphere away from the crowds when visiting Siung Beach.

Facilities

  • Parking area
  • Public toilet
  • Mosque
  • Toko
  • Food stalls
  • Camping Ground

Venues

Purwodadi Village, Tepus District, Gunungkidul, Yogyakarta (approximately 71 km from the center of Yogyakarta city with a distance of around 2 hours). Click the maps link here.

Ruth

  • Route 1: From Wonosari to Jalan Pantai Selatan to Jalan Pantai Siung
  • Route 2: From Imogiri in the direction Panggang – Saptosari – Tunjungsari, to Jalan Pantai Siung

Ticket price

  • Entrance ticket Rp. 5.000 per person

Ngandong Beach

Gunungkidul Ngandong Beach, Jogja
Ngandong Beach (SC: Wisata App)

Ngandong Beach may be less popular among tourists. But who would have thought that this beach has a natural charm that hypnotizes the eye.

Ngandong Beach offers clear sea water with a wide coastline, and white sand that shimmers when hit by sunlight, further complementing the beauty of this beach. The view of the open sea will spoil visitors' eyes with its calming blue color.

Activities you can do at Ngandong Beach include rock climbing, surfing, hunting for culinary delights, or just relaxing on the beach.

It's not just its natural charm. The nuances of fishing activities around it further add to Ngandong's attractiveness to visit. This beach will be busy when the holiday season arrives, but feels quiet on weekdays.

Facilities

  • Parking area
  • Public toilet
  • Lodging
  • Small boat rental
  • Snorkeling rental

Venues

Jl. South Coast of Java, Sidoarjo, Tepus District, Gunungkidul, Yogyakarta (approximately 64 km from the center of Yogyakarta city with a distance of around 1 hour 45 minutes). Click the maps link here.

Ruth

  • Route 1: From the city of Yogyakarta towards Wonosari. Continue heading towards Baron Beach until you reach Ngandong Beach.
  • Route 2: From Imogiri to Siluk – Panggang to Wonosari – Baron Beach – Ngandong Beach
  • Route 3: From Prambanan towards Kalasan. Continue passing Kalasan to Wonosari – Baron Beach – Ngandong Beach

Ticket price

  • Entrance ticket Rp. 10 thousand per person

Watu Kodok Beach

Gunungkidul Watu Kodok Beach
Watu Kodok Beach (SC: Agoda)

For those of you who like challenges, it seems that Watu Kodok Beach is an option that you can consider. This beach has high, steep coral cliffs, hidden caves, and big waves with high intensity.

Watu Kodok has a coastline of around 600 meters. Wide and long enough for you to be able to do various exciting activities, such as swimming, fishing, playing volleyball, camping, or just enjoy the beauty of the beach.

You can also use steep and high cliffs to channel your hobbies trekking to rock climbing.

Facilities

  • Parking area
  • Mosque
  • Public toilet
  • Food stalls

Venues

Kemadang, Tunjungsari, Gunungkidul, Yogyakarta (approximately 60 km from the center of Yogyakarta city with a distance of around 1 hour 40 minutes). Click the maps link here.

Ruth

  • Route 1: From the city of Yogyakarta towards Wonosari. Continue heading towards Baron Beach - Kukup Beach, until you reach Watu Kodok Beach.
  • Route 2: From Imogiri heading to Siluk – Panggang to Wonosari – Baron Beach – Kukup Beach, then heading to Watu Kodok Beach.
  • Route 3: From Prambanan towards Kalasan. Continue via Kalasan – Playen, to Wonosari, Kukup Beach, and then to Watu Kodok Beach.

Ticket price

  • Entrance ticket Rp. 10 thousand per person
  • Motorbike parking Rp. 3.000 per motorbike
  • Car parking Rp. 5.000 per car
That is a summary of interesting information in the news article entitled Recommended 15 Gunungkidul Beaches: Routes, Ticket Prices, Latest Facilities 2024 (Part 4) which has been a team of writers NOBARTV NEWS ( ) extracts from various trusted sources.

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