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Baron Beach, Gunung Kidul, Yogyakarta, traditional fishing boats dock bay Indian Ocean

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Tinuku Travel ~ Pantai Baron is one of a row of exotic tropical beach on the coast of Gunung Kidul, Yogyakarta. The south-facing beach in the Indian Ocean lip-shaped bay flanked by beautiful cliffs, but unique with big waves and the confluence of two kinds of salt water and fresh water comes from the crystal clear underground streams.

River beach located on the west side flows directly into the sea and gathering freshwater and saltwater creates a line of two areas with different colors on the beach. Uniquely every five years of river flow changes direction which is to the east first and splitting the sand before heading to sea. Visitors can swim in the clear streams of fresh water at the beach though.

Tinuku Travel Baron Beach, Gunung Kidul, Yogyakarta Baron Beach, Gunung Kidul, Yogyakarta

Tinuku Travel Baron Beach, Gunung Kidul, Yogyakarta Baron Beach, Gunung Kidul, Yogyakarta

Similarly, the few beaches on the Java Sea, every day 1 Shura in Baron always held sea alms ceremony is a traditional ritual in Javanese tradition as the gratitude of the local community to the ocean has provided fish are abundant. Baron coastal residents are mostly fishermen.

Baron Beach is also a fish auction center in Gunung Kidul and coastal area there are a lot of boats parked. Baron Beach became one of the exotic culinary center. There are so many restaurants lined serves delicious seafood dishes such as lobster, crab, fish and shrimp.

In the vicinity of the beach are also many shops selling souvenirs variety of unique crafts typical of the coast into works of art made from sea shells. Handmade works shells strung together in various forms frame, interior blinds, decorative lighting and a variety of home decor.

Panorama Baron Beach more beautiful if climbing east coast and could see the entire landscape of the area. On top of these cliffs there is also a lighthouse 9 floors and a height of 40 meters with a panoramic view of the surrounding hills. The place is also commonly used as a trekking and camp ground, so visitors can set up a tent safely.

On the west side of the cliff there is a Baron Technopark complex which was built as a renewable energy program. Baron Technopark visitors see various types of solar panels, sea wave power plant and the production of biodiesel. Technopark has a mascot in the form of an architectural building that serves as a giant sundial.

Tinuku Travel Baron Beach, Gunung Kidul, Yogyakarta Baron Beach, Gunung Kidul, Yogyakarta

Tinuku Travel Baron Beach, Gunung Kidul, Yogyakarta Baron Beach, Gunung Kidul, Yogyakarta

Activity: Swimming, hiking, camping, rock climbing, fishing, hunting photography and videography, and others.

Complementary facilities: Baron Technopark, Lighthouse, hotels and resorts, restaurants, public toilets, car park, camp ground, souvenir shops and public transport.

Routes and public transport: Baron beach is easily accessible, if using public transport from the bus terminal in Yogyakarta to Wonosari, then from Wonosari to the beach location.

Location: Kemadang, Tanjungsari, Gunung Kidul, Yogyakarta, post code 55881.

Reach access: 50 Km from downtown Yogyakarta (1 hour 30 minutes), 50 Km from Lempuyangan Railway Station (1 hour 30 minutes) and 40 Km from Adisucipto International Airport (1 hour 10 minutes).


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