Parangtritis Beach is one of the famous beaches that are located in Yogyakarta. The view of this beach is very unique. This view can’t be found in the other beaches.
The wave of this beach is so large. You can enjoy the beach while enjoying the beautiful large wave.
If you come to this beach in dry season, the wind in this beach will blow faster. Then, the wave can be in a height for about 2 – 3 meters.
Because of the wave in this beach is very big, you are forbidden to swim there. If you want to swim, there are some swimming pools near this beach you can choose. It will be safer and more comfortable.
The location of the beach
Parangtritis Beach is located in Parangtritis Village. It is in Kretek District, Bantul Regency, Yogyakarta. It is about 25 km from the town of the city.
The access to reach the beach
There are two routes you can choose to be able to reach this beach. The first route is you can pass the Parangtritis Street from the town of the city. Just go straight. You will be able to reach this beach.
Then, the second route is you can pass Imogiri Street from Yogyakarta city. This route is far than the first route. But, you will get the beautiful view along the journey.
The facilities of the beach
Parangtritis Beach has managed well by the government. Because of that, there are some complete facilities you will find.
Those facilities are:
- There are some hotels with affordable price. Some of them are located in the hills so the view is very interesting.
- Then, there are some souvenirs stalls. You can buy some souvenirs for your friends and family there. There are also some food stalls. So, if you feel hungry, you can find the food easily.
- The beach has the large parking lot.
- There are many bathrooms so you can clean your body easily and comfortably.
- You can rent the dig, ATV (All Terrain Vehicle), taking the horse and exercising paragliding there.
That’s all about Parangtritis Beach. You can see the beautiful sunset while enjoying roasted corn. The nuance will be romantic.
Contributor : Ika Pratiwi