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Phone Number: +62 815-8781-517
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A nice alternative to escape the big city

Ive been to tidung island before and was quite disappointed back then. But in my opinion, pari island is much more comfortable than tidung island. The island is located right next... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 July 2016
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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47 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Visiting Pari Island, is taking about 2 hours from Ancol via a speedboat. You can find a beautiful perawan beach, a little mangrove sites, a LIPI center and a small county of locals. I love the local snack, seaweed-based food, which is manisan and dodol. What the good things is you can find some good spot in Pari Island. What... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Pari island: 2 hours journey in tradition boat slow moving journey. Journey was not good at all. Pari island has home stay everywhere. We changed home once due to AC not working properly. If you expect hotel type comfort then strongly not recommended pari island. Server only Indonesian food and fruits. Snorkeling is the only best part in island.

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Thank Nikhil V
Bandung, Indonesia
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118 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

There are three main beaches in Pari Island. However, one of them only for sea creatures preservation. My favorite beach is Virgin Beach since it's the cleanest one among all. However, if you want to go here, it's better to go during the day to avoid sunset time because it will be very crowded during sunset. If you want to... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

If you're too busy at work and dont have much time to do holiday stuffs, you might consider to have a trip to Pari Island in the weekend. It probably more crowded, but the sunset is worth it. Good enough to refresh your weekend. Tip: More persons, low prices.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Ive been to tidung island before and was quite disappointed back then. But in my opinion, pari island is much more comfortable than tidung island. The island is located right next to tidung island. Took us abt 2 hrs from kaliadem to pari island. The boat ride was quite slow, my 3 y.o. niece n my 65 y.o. mum got... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 attraction reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

The sunset view was totally amazing. Dont like to much about the snorkeling. Coz, the water was not too clean. No fish after all. Just a bunch of seaweed. But really love the fresh air. And they having white sand too. After all, the beach view was awesome.

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Thank Anggi A
Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

If you are located in Jakarta and dont have much time to travel, but you have the urge to do some holiday, try to visit Thousands islands, one of the island is Pari, as it offers a quite and great beach sand area (pantai perawan), and some of the local will offer you to join their boat to hop on... More 

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Thank sellasellasella
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20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Went here with my friend and spent 3days 2 nights. Villagers are nice, prices also cheaper compare to other island, has a few beaches who has it's own speciality. Great place to spent time.

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Thank Alvin K
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

This is my first visit to Pari Island. There are several spot to visit here. - Pantai Pasir Perawan Here you can swim or just play on the nice white sandy beach. The locals are renting canoes here if you like. This beach is surrounded by mangroves. - Pantai Kresek Here you can meet sea turtles, starfishes, and rays in... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Only 2 hours from Jakarta and you're in a totally different world. Locals are friendly and often want to take pictures with you. The beaches are very nice but there isn't a lot to do. So for a quick get away from the busy jakarta it is perfect. But for the backpacker it isn't

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