Another beach in the ranks of the Regency Gunungkidul which may be less hits among local tourists, Seruni Beach. This beach is actually not less beautiful. Precisely because of the beautiful hills, the atmosphere on this beach looks charming. But maybe this beach is less competitive than beaches like Indrayanti or Parangtritis because the terrain which must be taken is a little difficult. Or because this beach is located in the middle of a high cliff, which makes it look like it is hidden from the world.
According to its meaning, seruni is gold. Regarding the origin of Seruni's name, it is unclear how it relates. Therefore, one can only think that the gold in question is because this beach has become the main source of income for some of the population, namely where they sell. In addition, there are many things you can do on Seruni Beach.
Actually, there is nothing wrong with trying to come to this beach area. Especially if you claim to be a beach tourism fan, or nature lover. Through social media, many travelers have uploaded photos as they enjoy the enchanting nature. With its wide white sand, above this beach you can play fun and healthy bodies, such as beach volleyball.
Not only playing recreational sports, you can also camp at Seruni Beach to enjoy the night and activities in nature. open. In the afternoon you can wait for the sunset with its golden light and early in the morning you can wait for sunrise while exercising or preparing morning tea. Realizing that you are friends with nature, maybe you will be even more enthusiastic about welcoming a cool scene, and not forgetting to capture it through a cellphone camera.
However, however you still need to be careful when adjusting to nature. As you might be able to see also on Seruni Beach, the ups and downs of sea water. Aside from having to set up a tent in the right location so that the tide is not disturbed, it would be wise if you pay attention to the guidelines delivered by the SAR team and managers, such as not being reckless to swim so that the tide won't be carried away.
What is unique about this beach is the waterfall with a refreshing panorama. Especially in the rainy season, there will be a lot of water flowing from the cliff gap.
This beach is located in Tepus Village, Tepus District, Gunungkidul Regency, Yogyakarta . The distance is around 70 km from Jogja. To come to this location from the city of Jogja, you can pass Wonosari towards the Baron Beach, following the directions that many of you find on the road. Then drive your vehicle to Kukup Beach, then through Krakal Beach Indrayanti Beach, until arriving at Seruni Beach. Alternatively, you can also use the Seruni Beach location instructions on Google Maps here .
Like tickets to other natural tourist areas in Yogyakarta the entrance ticket to the beach area is quite affordable, which is around Rp3,000 per person. With this ticket you can also go along the other beaches around this beach, in the Gunungkidul area. These rates certainly do not include vehicle parking, Rp.2,000 for motorbikes, while for cars you need to pay Rp. 5,000 parking.
Here are some travel tips to Seruni Beach that you can use for your next visit.