Location: Thousand Islands Regency, DKI Jakarta
Coordinates: Click Here
Rates: IDR 50,000 – IDR 250,000 per boat
Operational hour: 06.30 – 13.00 WIB
Telephone number: –
Beauty and Potential
Lancang Island is still in a cluster in the Thousand Islands of Jakarta, to be precise in the northern part. Maybe so far we haven’t heard much about Lancang Island.
In fact, this island is not as famous as the islands in the other Thousand Islands, let’s call it like Tidung, Harapan, Scout, Angel and many others who are currently very developed.
Lancang Island is not a new tourist spot, it’s just that the location here is still very natural and clean.
Its own uniqueness
Lancang Island, of course, has its own differences and uniqueness compared to the tourist attraction that is the Thousand Kep. Travel here is quite affordable on the wallet and is perfect for you backpacker souls.
You can enjoy such beautiful nature on Lancang Island. With a comfortable and clean atmosphere, it is guaranteed that you will definitely feel at home for long while on vacation to Lancang Island.
In fact, it is not uncommon for many visitors to come to Lancang Island on vacation because they are satisfied and happy.
There are so many activities you can do on Lancang Island, such as fishing, snorkeling and nature tourism. Most of those who come to Lancang Island are still domestic visitors.
Although it is not uncommon for foreign tourists to come to Lancang Island to enjoy a vacation in the capital city. Lancang Island has sea water that is so clear that it is suitable for snorkeling. You can see creatures in the water growing like fish, coral reefs and others.
Many tourists who come to Lancang Island want to find fish by fishing. But fishing equipment is not provided on this island, so you have to bring your own from home.
On this island there is also no place to eat, it’s a good idea to bring food and drinks while on vacation to Lancang Island. Hot weather, of course, will require a lot of drinking water intake.
For those of you who like fishing, you can rent a boat so you can fish in the middle of the sea. Of course, it costs more to rent the ship.
But your satisfaction will pay off when you get the fish that suits your expectations because Lancang Island is also famous for its variety of fish.
Meanwhile, those of you who want to snorkel can rent equipment for 35 thousand rupiah. With this price, you can be satisfied to see the beauty of underwater tourism on Lancang Island.
Because Lancang Island is still unknown to many people, you will feel that you are on a private island. You don’t need to scramble with other people to get on the boat when crossing.
In fact, you can freely be on this island if you want to take photos or pictures. Maybe what you will meet are some local residents when they drop the luggage on the ship to the port.
On Lancang Island there are also inns or homestays that are used for tourists who want to spend the night. You don’t need to worry about the price given, everything is relatively affordable on the wallet.
The price of the homestay offered ranges from 300 to 400 thousand rupiah. The homestay has 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom and 2 living rooms. Quite cheap if you go together with friends and family when you go to Lancang Island.
Another uniqueness of Lancang Island is that it is split into two. There are small and large Lancang Island and of course provide its own differences.
Apart from homestays, there are also other inns on Lancang Besar Island, namely villas and resorts. Unlike Lancang Kecil Island, which is used as a tourist spot for visitors.
Route to Location
To get to Lancang Island, you have to go through the Rawa Saban crossing dock. This pier is located in Citui Tengerang. This pier is perfect if you depart from the BSD area of South Tangerang.
Rawa Saban is a fairly clean and tidy pier, even though this place is also a fish market in the Tangerang area and provides various kinds of sea fish.
The ferry usually leaves at 10 am and it is hoped that you can come earlier so you don’t miss it.
The interesting thing is that when you go to cross, you will be accompanied by local residents who carry out economic activities such as looking for and selling fish.
Of course this is something that is quite unique when you are going on vacation. The crossing time only takes about 30 to 45 minutes.
Price of admission
The ticket to pay for the ferry is quite cheap. You only need to pay about 50 thousand each person. But usually there are many tour and travel services that offer vacation packages to Lancang Island.
So besides being able to Lancang Island, you can enjoy a vacation to other islands that are nearby. You can ask the information center at the pier when crossing.