Address: Ujungbatu, Jepara, Central Java
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HTM: Tourism Contribution Rp. 5,000, Crossing Rp. 10,000-Rp. 20,000
Opening hours: Every day
Price of Crossing
If you want to enjoy the view and beauty of Panjang Island, the crossing ticket price is around IDR 13,000. This ferry can carry about 10-15 people with a travel time of about 15 minutes.
If you decide to come by crossing from Bandengan Beach, the fare is IDR 10,000.
Meanwhile, if you come in a group of many people, it might be better to choose to rent a fishing boat from Prawean Beach with prices ranging from IDR 10,000-IDR 20,000.
The Jepara area is not only known for its carving crafts. Jepara is one of the many areas in Central Java Province which is rich in tourism potential.
Jepara is also known to have beautiful natural scenery. Not inferior to those in Banten, Sumatra, Bali, Kei, Redang, Balik, Betong, Sempu, Rupat, and Pinang.
Several islands in northern Java are also included in the administrative area of Jepara Regency. Most of these small islands are still virgin or have never been touched by humans.
One of the virgin islands in the Kelurahan Ujung Batu, Jepara Regency is Panjang Island. This is one of the many small islands located close to Kartini Beach.
When colleagues look on the map, Panjang Island is located a little northwest of Kartini Beach, Jepara. The distance is only about 15-30 minutes away, friends.
Apparently, in the Pulau Panjang area, there is a tourist location. To be precise it is on one of the island’s coastlines. This tour is commonly known by the general public as Pulau Panjang Beach.
The location of our destination, is at the top of the southeast of Panjang Island. Friends will easily see the location from the crossing via the Kartini Beach pier.
The crossing to Pulau Panjang Beach was not too long, friends. If you want to enjoy the scenery in this place, colleagues can cross from the Bandengan, Kartini or Prawean Beach areas.
When you arrive at the ferry dock, just tell us your destination because there are different directions when you go to Karimunjawa and Pulau Panjang. The people in Jepara are very friendly, my friends.
This crossing facility usually starts from morning to evening, but not until late in the evening. Sometimes when the weather is bad, rainy, or big waves, some ships choose not to depart.
The last ship to cross is usually at 17.00 WIB. You can also enjoy the sunset in the middle of the sea.
As a small area, the ocean views in the Pulau Panjang area are apparently very interesting and exotic. As explained earlier, Panjang Island is included in an area that is still very natural and quiet.
Not many people have changed the island arrangement so that it is still the way it came from. Even though the island area is relatively small, make no mistake, in this place you will enjoy an unforgettable beach vacation, friends.
Pulau Panjang Beach is a white sandy area. Around it there is also a shallow sea.
For those of you who are on vacation with children or for people who are not very fluent at swimming, playing on Pulau Panjang Beach is certainly very fun and quite safe. Your safe point from the shoreline will be relatively further away than the area with the deep sea.
Traveling on Pulau Panjang Beach is also actually at the same time enjoying the beauty of the coral reefs, friends. You will be able to enjoy a long line of coral reefs on Pulau Panjang Beach with the naked eye.
A little deeper than the beach, which is in the middle of the island, you can also enjoy tropical forests with tall, shady trees. There are also shrubs, shrubs and several trees which are places for breeding animals / seabirds.
Well, this is one of the attractions of enjoying vacation time on Pulau Panjang Beach, friends. Here you can not only enjoy the view of the beach, blue oceans, trees, marine life, but you will also be able to introduce a variety of flora and fauna to your children.
The trees that grow in this area are dominated by pines, randu, dadap, and tamarind plants. Even in the coastal area there is also a pine tree that is hundreds of years old.
You also don’t have to worry about the waves. Pulau Panjang Beach is famous for having clear sea water and is quite calm. This allows you to do several other activities such as snorkeling, diving, or just relaxing enjoying nature.
When you feel hot, you can take shelter in the area around the beach. No need to go far, my friend. On the edge of Sepanjang Island Beach there are also stretches of shade trees with roots that grow out to sea.
Even though it is a virgin island, apparently the Jepara Regency Government also provides tourist facilities, friends. In the coastal area there are already pavilions, mosques or prayer rooms, toilets for rinsing, there are also small food stalls.
The tour manager also provides bicycle rental facilities. This aims to accommodate tourists who want to get around Panjang Island. There are also swimming equipment rental locations such as buoys, snorkel goggles, and others.
Visitors can borrow them from the rental without the hassle of bringing their own. This includes those who want to live on the island.
As a vacation advice, his good friends come when the weather is good, approximately in the dry season. When the rainy season comes, the crossing will often be canceled due to weather conditions.