Siung beach is a beach in the District of Gunungkidul Regency, Yogyakarta. Although including the most recent known, this beach has become a mainstay of the region.
Clove is located in district Tepus, about 70 km from Yogyakarta. In contrast to the beaches have more formerly known as the beach, the Clove including short. This beach is located in the basin that is only around 300-400 m. But precisely therein lies keistimewaannya.
Short beach is surrounded by large coral reefs colored blackish, mostly overgrown with vegetation and MOSS green. Combination of clear blue sea and greenery adds to the beauty of the reef panoramic place.
Clove is not the most ideal beaches to swim because it is facing directly into the Indian Ocean. The topography of the coastline is Rocky and relaxing and the waves are big pun made it difficult for you to swim. It's no wonder locals put up a sign prohibiting swimming. But, of course You can still play around the water on the edge of the beach.
Other features of this beach is still a large number of trees on the edge of the beach. You can simply hire a mat of the population is about and resting under the trees.
suitable as a place to escape from the bustle of everyday, Cloves are
very appropriate for those of you who have a hobby of photography. A short and limited coastal reefs it is a very interesting photo objects.
If you don't mind removing sweat, You can follow the trail on the left side of the beach to reach the top of a cliff. About 10-15 minutes it takes to get to the top. From there, it would appear the whole beaches and reefs on the left and right. Also looks to Wediombo Beach, located on the eastern side of the beach.
Besides being a tourist objects and images of interest, the area around Siung beach is also often made into rock climbing gym. Nature
lover students in Yogya — and even out of town — often practiced here,
utilizing the cliffs with the size of the varied and diverse paths.
Because new known in recent years, the best-attended tourists yet Cloves. Its water is still clear, karang-karangnya still free from the hands of ignorant people.
Local residents had built stalls, toilets and a prayer hall on the beach. In
contrast to most tourist attractions, the prices on these shores still
belongs to normal so this beach can become cheaper streets option for
When your stomach starts to bind, you can go to one of the stalls are lined up on the edge of the beach. Usually they provide instant noodles, rice and side dishes, as well as young coconut ice. You can also ask the guards for stalls new fish captured memasakkan fishermen.
Unfortunately, in this area many fishermen began arresting baby sharks and it is one of the protected species.Towards The Beach
With private vehicles from Yogya, You stay towards the path of Wonosari. From Yogya to Wonosari, capital of Gunungkidul Regency, it takes about 1-1.5 hours drive. Beware of the road uphill and winding.
Until in Wonosari, just follow the road towards the beach Baron until an intersection leading to Siung beach. Total time taken to reach the beach is about 2-2.5 hours depending on the mode of transportation and the speed of your vehicle.
When you choose public transportation, you must take a bus to the terminal Wonosari. There you have to change with minibus at Tepus or Jepitu. At the last stop you should hire a motorcycle taxi.
Because the public transport is still inadequate, this way is not recommended. You are coming from out of town better hire a motor/car in Yogya, and traveled alone to locations are intended.
worry, as almost the entire area of Yogyakarta, road access to the
remote places – including Cloves and beaches nearby blacktop road – is
With a private vehicle, you will
also be easier to visit other beaches in the area, among others, Sundak
Krakal, Wediombo and Sadeng beach. Let's to Yogya!
Ticket price (formal charges) In Indonesian Rupiahs (IDR) :
The Rp 1000
Car Rp 1500
Motorcycle Rp 1000