Tourist attractions in Banyuwangi has been widely known for the beauty of its natural attractions that captivate. Natural mountains and beaches character makes Banyuwangi become one of the favorite tourist destination in East Java. Banyuwangi travel charm captured the hearts of tourists, this is also supported geographic factors sights such Banyuwangi located between Bali, Surabaya, Malang and Yogyakarta.
Banyuwangi located farthest East Java, directly adjacent to Situbondo regency in the north, the strait of Bali in the East, the Indian Ocean in the South, as well as the District of Jember and Bondowoso in the West. Ketapang port is a port in Banyuwangi connecting Java to Bali.
A number of tourist attractions in Banyuwangi already has an international reputation, the three famous is the crater travel, Plengkung beach, and the beach Sukamade. This has been supported by the government there to carry the name “Diamond Triangle” or Triangle diamond which is a set of three sites above Banyuwangi, because these have the characteristics of a typical tourist, and is unique.
Keep in mind also, Banyuwangi travel charms not only come from nature alone. You can taste the soup salad and culinary variety Banyuwangi Banyuwangi other. Culturally, you will find how interesting cultural attractions in this place.
Here are a number of attractions in Banyuwangi most captivating and worth your visit.
1. Pulau Merah Beach Banyuwangi
Banyuwangi community refer to it as the Red Island, because the soil is red. The shape resembles a small hill, located not far from the beach that has white sand along the 3 km. You can set foot on the Red Island is when the water is receding, the distance is only 100 meters from the beach. Quite simply walk away. The beach was formerly named Turkish Ringin Pitu, now known as the Red Island Beach.
There are two versions circulating about the naming of the Red Island. The beach is now being prepared as one of the surf spots in Banyuwangi. It has been proved by the International Surfing Competition Championship in 2013 and then followed by surfers from 20 countries. Red Island beaches have wave heights of up to 4-5 m, a surfing spot in Banyuwangi interesting for beginners or even already a pro.
Red Island Beach in the village of Sumberagung, District Pesanggaran. Located about 80 km from the city center Banyuwangi. The price of admission to the Red Island Beach is Rp 3 thousand per person, at weekends to Rp 5 thousand. For tourist attractions in Banyuwangi on this one, you can use public transportation.
From the town of Banyuwangi in Brawijaya ride Bus Terminal Minto / Ujang Jaya Pesanggaran directions to the District, then down Market Pesanggaran, and followed by a motorcycle taxi to the Red Island Beach. If you are from Jember direction, get off at the terminal Jajag, then take a bus to Pesanggaran, and down Market Pesanggaran then followed by a motorcycle taxi to the island of red.
2. Ijen crater (Blue Fire) Banyuwangi
Kawah Ijen crater lake is the largest on the island of Java, administratively located in three districts, namely Bondowoso, Situbondo and Banyuwangi. The crater is located at an altitude of 2,443 m above sea level, with a 200m deep crater. Kawah Ijen sulfur is shrouded in smoke, this makes it has incredible charm, namely the presence of sulfur-colored lake of fire Tosca and blue (blue fire). You can witness this alluring panorama at night until dawn.
In order to arrive at the crater, you can choose two paths, that of the north and south. Paths can be passed from Situbondo north towards Sempol (Bondowoso) and ends at Paltuding, takes about 2.5 hours. If from the south, can be passed from Banyuwangi Slippery which is about 35 km.
To reach the crater, you have to climb as high as 3 km, it takes about 1.5 hours. The slope of the ascent is 25-35 degrees. Fatigue hike will be paid off when he finds a beautiful charm blue fire in one of the most popular tourist attractions in Banyuwangi this.
3. Teluk Hijau “Green Bay”
In Green Bay, you will feel the fresh air mixes with air coastal tropical forests Betiri Meru National Park. From the city of Banyuwangi, the travel distance of about 3-4 hours.
The trip to Green Bay is quite tiring, but you will witness the enthralling sea panorama. You know, this bay is a tourist place in Banyuwangi were still maintained its purity, yet many tourists who come to this place. This is the appeal of alluring that you can find.
4. Tabuhan Island
Wasp island is a tourist destination that is ideal for those who want to go scuba diving in Banyuwangi. The sea water is very clear on this island, and indeed deserve to be one of the sights in Banyuwangi charming.
Located in the village of Bangsring, District Wongsorejo, distance wasp island is only about 20 km from the city center Banyuwangi. This uninhabited island has an area of about 5 hectares with the character of white sand beaches and the sea water is so clear.
To be able to arrive on the island wasp, you have to cross the sea passing Kampe Beach. Access to the beach Kampe This can be through the existing footpath in the garden Pasewaran, which is a garden which is managed by PT Perkebunan Nusantara XII. There are many fishermen on the beach Kampe, and there is also a boat that is ready to take you to the island of the wasp with a journey time of about 30 minutes.
5. Lider Waterfall Banyuwangi
Niagara Lider has a waterfall of water as high as 60 m from an altitude of 1300 m above sea level. The charm of the tourist attractions Banyuwangi this one is on the cliff walls of two ravines that press waterfall.
To be able to get in Niagara Lider, you have to travel as far as 45 km from the town of Banyuwangi. When almost close to the falls, you have to walk to the location by traversing a path that is already well.
6. Watu Dodo Banyuwangi
Watu dodol located in the village of Ketapang, located not far from the port of Ketapang and close to the main road towards Baluran National Park. Watu Dodo scenery is very beautiful, you can see the beautiful coastal scenery along the road with hills that are opposite. Did you know, here you can even see the island of Bali.
No doubt, many tourists who stop and relax in Watu Dodo to enjoy the beautiful panorama there. Also, available motel and restaurant ready to serve you at one of the attractions of this Banyuwangi.
7. Plengkung Beach Banyuwangi
The beach is the beach in Banyuwangi Plengkung renowned as the best beach for surfing. Tourist attractions Banyuwangi this one has the reputation of the beach so good to foreign countries as a place to surf. If you want to surf on this beach, the month of May to mid Otober is best for surfing.
In this coastal area, there are many cottages and jungle camp. Plengkung beach is also one of the attractions of East Java that has been widely recognized by the world public. This place is one of the tourist destinations recommended beaches in Indonesia.