Talk about Jogja tourism destinations certainly can not be separated from the beach. For those of you who are interested in the beaches along the south of Java, which intersect directly with the Indian Ocean, of course not be separated from this one beach, Kuwaru Beach. This beach is precisely located in Dusun Kuwaru, Poncosari Village. Kecamatan Srandakanatau, Bantul, about 29 km from downtown Jogja
Unlike white sand beaches in general, the sand on this beach is black. Interestingly, along the coast there are shady evergreen shrimp trees, which are arranged rather sparsely but make the atmosphere cool. You can take shelter under it from the sun, while walking around enjoying the vast sea view.
In the dry season the leaves are mollified, reminding us of autumn. While in the rainy season leaves sprout. The shrimp shrimp that is widely embedded here is the result of planting done in order to prevent coastal abrasion, either due to weather anomalies or coastal areas that are not considered.
Without good management as a tourist area, this beach is just a fishing village. With a steep coastline and relatively large waves, it is rather dangerous to play water around the beach, especially for you who come with children. In addition to the dangerous basins, the currents on this beach are also unique. Water on the beach also tend to be muddy by black sand.
But it turns out the management of this beach to notice the needs of visitors. In addition to the many pine trees as a shelter spot, this natural area was already equipped with several rides of the game that you can try. Of course with certain tariffs. (19659009) For example, a swimming pool with a rate of IDR 5.000 per person, Mini Train and Bath Ball with the same rate, which can be used as a child's entertainment. There are also ATV motorcycles to along the beach, and Motor Trail at a cost of IDR 25,000 per 15 minutes. But the consequence, you must be more careful walking around the beach.
Actually, without having to with various rides you can still koq, enjoy the atmosphere on this beach. During calm weather, usually families who come not only intend to take advantage of the rides of the game, but utilize some spots such as food stalls, or rolling out mats under the shady shrimp pine. Observing the atmosphere, taking pictures, or walking the various beaches and taking pictures is a fun activity. It's like visiting a crowded fish market by people who want fresh fish.
Outside the available rides, Kuwaru Beach provides fairly complete facilities, with ample parking space, public toilets and toilets, good lodging affordable by backpackers or hotels, souvenir shops, and for those of you who like culinary tourism in the beach area pretty much lined up food stalls and restaurants that you can try.
From Yogyakarta city, you can go to this beach area through Jl. Bantul, towards Srandakan intersection. From this crossroad, you can turn right that is Jl. Srandakan, or straight through Jl. Deacon. In this area you will easily find a signpost to Pandansimo Beach. Due to its adjacent location, just follow the directions to Kuwaru Beach
To get to the beach area, you need to pay a ticket of Rp5.000 only. As for the cost of motorcycle parking Rp5.000 and Rp10.000 car. If you are confused to find ways to go to Kuwaru Beach, you can use the Kuwaru Beach location location in the existing Google Maps here .