Pacitan is one of the westernmost regency in East Java. It has wonderful karst area with so many beautiful caves and beaches. Pacitan beaches typically have white sand stretch, wonderful Indian Ocean view, and some even have a waterfall!
Beach exploration is Pacitan will never bore you because they are really that beautiful. Unfortunately, some beaches are still difficult to reach because of the bad road infrastructure. Here are some of the most beautiful beaches in Pacitan.
You can divide Srau Beach into three parts; namely the eastern, central, and western part. The eastern part for sunrise viewing, western part for sunset viewing, and middle part for a beautiful sea view.
You can enjoy the beauty of this beach from the road nearby. There is also a natural freshwater pond on this beach.
There are two ways to enjoy Buyitan Beach. First, you can come directly into the white sandy beach. The second is by climbing the hill that surrounds the beach which will give you a wonderful view.
This beach is very popular among surfers in Pacitan. It has good breaks and rolls, as well as a strong wind. Moreover, the best time to surf here is between April and October.
Karang Bolong Beach
Karang Bolong means ‘rock with a hole’. This somewhat unimaginative name is perfectly describing the beach because there is indeed a big hole on the rock.
Ngiroboyo Beach is the estuary of the beautiful Maron River. In addition to the beach, you can also explore the river up to this beach.
The most unique thing about Klayar Beach is indeed its geyser-like water spray. It also has wonderful waves.
Watu Bale Beach
This one is for your viewing pleasure. Watu Bale is mostly a lovely beach with beautiful panorama but it doesn’t have the exotic white sandy beach.
Banyu Tibo Beach
This beach is indeed very special. There is a waterfall in a small white sandy beach located in a niche. However, it can be easily reached.
Teleng Ria Beach
This is probably the most developed beach in Pacitan. Consequently, you can find almost all the amenities you need to enjoy this wonderful spot.
People often dub this beach as the Raja Ampat of Pacitan. The main reason is because there are many small rocky islands off the coast of this beach.
This one is a really rocky beach, in the literal sense. The beach is full of small rocks while the waters are wonderful. Additionally, many people come here for reflection therapy.
Pacitan is known as the regency with a thousand caves. However, enjoying beaches in Pacitan wouldn’t be so hard because there are also lots of them. The best part is that they all beautiful.