Lovely beach with beautiful sunset
There are enough restaurants, hotels and resorts in case you might be worry that you won’t find place to stay or to lunch.
There are plenty of them, so you can be sure that you don’t have to go back to Yogyakarta to look for some place to stay if you’re intend to stay longer on the beach. And I can assure you that you’ll need a whole day to explore the area.
Along the coast there are small shops selling young coconuts. They are very delicious, want to try? And the price?? How about IDR 5,000 or US$ 0, 50. Isn’t it very cheap?
Even the entry price to the beach is very cheap, about IDR 2000 per person, about US$ 0, 20.
Beside the lovely beach, this place has more interesting places ready to discover by you.
How about Langse cave, according to the legend, this is the place of Nyai Loro Kidul. And the cave often visited by Sultan of Mataram. It would be a challenged to reach the cave, situated high up 400 meters on the cliffs. The nature stairs exist from some stones and roots.
Once in the cave you can take a bath in one of the room. The water comes from the springs of the cave, cold and it consist high sulfur to make your tired body very relaxed.
After doing some bath you can do meditation. The silence of the cave can help you that. You will only hear the sound of the south sea.
Not far from Parangtriris beach there is also a place called Parangwedang, a hot springs rich of mineral, and unique point of this hot springs that it isn’t consist some of sulfur, where you can find it most of the time in such springs.
Beside Parangtritis beach, Yogyakarta has also other lovely little beaches:
So, there are enough beaches around Yogyakarta, beside temples, the beaches also an attractive place to visit.
Would you like to see another beach in Java, try
Pasir Putih Situbondo,
on the north coast of East Java, or visit another beach that also dominated by the Goddess of the South Sea,
Pelabuhan Ratu beach.