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Tanjung Gelam Beach

Karimun Jawa, Indonesia
+62 852-0020-3004
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beautiful beaches but need effort to find it

tanjung gelam beach located in the west of karimun jawa island. We drove around 30 minutes from the... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2018
Andreaschandra86
via mobile
One of the nice beach in Karimun Jawa

Great sunset spot here. Lots of locals. As always there are trash tossed by the locals but local... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2017
Nova F
via mobile
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Karimun Jawa, Indonesia
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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

tanjung gelam beach located in the west of karimun jawa island. We drove around 30 minutes from the center of karimun jawa.it was litte bit difficult to find this location coz the sign board was gone and made us get lost. we just ask a...More

Thank Andreaschandra86
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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Great sunset spot here. Lots of locals. As always there are trash tossed by the locals but local merchant keep cleaning the beach all day. There are some good spots for a little snorkeling.

Thank Nova F
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Reviewed 9 June 2017

We were told this is the only swimming beach on the island although who knows for sure. We hired bicycles and rode but found the hills a bit rough going - tho not impossible. Be careful as there is no sign - we rode quite...More

1  Thank Londho_Laine
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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Access to the beach is quite good. At there they have so many market that sales young coconut, instant noddle, fried banana, etc. The beach is quiet virgin beach,but we must protect the beach with throw waste at waste bin.

Thank Jonathan Irfon ... W
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

Amazingly beautiful beach, which tends to be overcrowded at certain times as all the tour operators bring their guests at this beach at the same time. Food is poor and no fish or vegetables is available. Because this spot is so beautiful, I still give...More

Thank Kratoncitizen
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Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Best place in Karimunjawa to take sunset photo because the sun right above an island. So the light like split the island into 2

Thank Denny S
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Reviewed 28 December 2016

We had to go through a little forest to get here. But the access was so easy to get to this beach. It was a lovely beach with clear water and white sands. The locals was super friendly and polite.

Thank Angela P
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Reviewed 17 November 2016

Nice volcanic looking rock formation good for photography, idyllic beach with nice white sand and vendors selling coconuts and fried tempe.

Thank leonard_chia
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Reviewed 6 October 2016

The beach is very nice. This is the normal coffee stop for most of the snorkeling trips. There are lots of waruns that serve the same things: instant coffees, coconut, fried food, cigarettes. Unfortunately all the garbage goes behind the warungs. The beach is very...More

Thank Vila-Surya
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Reviewed 8 September 2016

We were here for sunset after snorkeling. They had some traditional food stalls alongside the beach selling deep fried food, noodles and beer mostly. It was too packed in the afternoon with lots of young people taking photos everywhere and invading most of the spots....More

1  Thank Randi M
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