TIMES BENGKULU, JAKARTA – Tucked away in the Pesanggaran District, Banyuwangi Wedi Ireng Beach stands as a pristine haven. It's relatively untouched by the hustle and bustle of mainstream tourism.Makaing it a perfect gateway for your holiday.
Recently, Wedi Ireng Beach has gained viral attention as numerous influencers and social media personalities produce captivating content while traversing the sea route to reach this hidden gem.
Access to Wedi Ireng Beach can be navigated through two routes – by land or by sea. While the overland route is still accessible, most visitors opt for the sea route to immerse themselves in a journey seamlessly intertwined with nature.
The maritime route typically begins at Mustika Beach, where visitors embark on traditional fishing boats that ferry them to Wedi Ireng Beach.
Your journey to this beach will start with a round-trip boat travel cost is usually around 50,000 IDR per person. Making it quite affordable considering the distance and the exclusive atmosphere of Wedi Ireng Beach.
The journey, passing through green hills with the soothing sound of gentle waves, offers a genuinely novel and serene experience.
The Attractions Await
Upon arrival at Wedi Ireng Beach, visitors are greeted with a stretch of pristine white sand, tranquil waves, turquoise-green waters, and lush green hills framing the coastline.
It has breathtaking natural panorama with crystal-clear waters and refreshing tree-lined surroundings. Not to mention the captivating coral formations and a plethora of exciting activities.
This beach has become an ideal destination for those seeking a tranquil escape with the allure of exotic nature. Situated approximately 65 kilometers or a 3-4 hour drive from the heart of Banyuwangi Regency, Wedi Ireng Beach promises an unspoiled retreat.
Wedi Ireng Beach is divided into two sides – the west side, with its calm waves, and the east side, boasting distinct characteristics and unique advantages.
The underwater beauty of Wedi Ireng Beach is equally mesmerizing, with vibrant coral reefs and uniquely colorful fish dancing amid the white sand, complemented by subtle touches of black grains interspersed among them.
What makes it unique is the awe-inspiring seascape reminiscent of Raja Ampat. The cluster of islands rising from the sea provides a unique experience, indulging visitors in a picturesque setting.For reference,
Rock formations along the shore add to the exoticism of the place, allowing visitors to climb and witness the scenery from a different perspective.
Referred to as a "private beach," Wedi Ireng Beach is cherished for its natural beauty and seclusion from crowds. Visitors can savor an unhurried experience, relishing the tranquility and the stunning beauty of nature without time constraints.
"It's a perfect place to run from the hustle and bustle of the city," Mariya, a visitor of Wedi Ireng Beach from Jember said. (*)
|: Khodijah Siti
|: Khodijah Siti