Torohudan Beach which is administratively located in the Regency of Gunungkidul adds another natural beach in Yogyakarta. The beach is small, with a coastline about 50 meters away. Sandwiched between rocks that jutted into the sea on the right and left, this beach actually forms an exotic peninsula. Locals call it Cape or Torohudan Peninsula.
Sand on this beach is white with its grain slightly rough but clean. Around the beach, you will also see rocks scattered in golden yellow. This type of coral is rather rare in other coastal areas. The most can be found in this place alone.
In addition to the beautiful sand beaches and cliffs that flank, this beach also feels comfortable and makes feel at home with the waves of the beach that is soothing. Especially for visitors who come for the purpose of seeking a relaxed atmosphere and rest, because the rhythm of the sea produced by the beach is usually never boring.
This beach is one of the cool beaches of choice around Saptosari District. Visitors who come to this beach usually camping, or a holiday with nature that is still natural and has not been managed by the local government.
Actually this beach is not a tourist area. Rather than the uninhabited beaches frequented by backpackers who want to enjoy the natural beauty. They set up tents to enjoy the wilderness.
Access to reach this beach is a path through the hills east of Ngrenehan Beach which is traversed by tracking. Vehicle is not possible to enter this path. So that either vehicle motor or car Just get to the parking area Ngrenehan Beach adjacent to this beach.
If you also want to stop at this beach, then you should be ready to ask the location to the locals you meet. Because this beach is not provided a signpost. The path that you must pass through up and down, through hills and valleys.
This beach has the characteristic of the many lush pandanus trees. These trees make this beach more hidden and rarely noticed by anyone. And that's precisely where the uniqueness of this beach. In addition to the hidden impression that rarely people who come up, these pandanus trees create a beautiful and fresh beach atmosphere.
Tohorudan Beach is located in Kanigoro Village, Saptosari District, Gunungkidul. To make things easier, this beach is located east of Ngrenehan Beach. Most easy if you use Torohudan Beach location hints on Google maps here . After that you can go to the beach by private vehicle.
It takes about 2 hours if you depart from Jogja to this beach. And the route you can go is, Ringroad Ketandan to Patuk, then Ivory Fly. From T-junction Ivory turn right, towards Playen. Arrive at Paliyan, take the south direction toward Saptosari. Then Trowono Market, Ngrenehan Beach, and finally to the beach torohudan.
Since your vehicle can only reach the parking area of Ngrenehan Beach, you will pay for a vehicle parking of Rp5,000 per vehicle.