Culture and Art
Culture and Art
Grajagan is an interesting beach to visit. A wide clean sand hampers the beach. The hill across the sea, stick on the ground strongly. The beautiful panorama of Grajagan fishing village can be seen here. The caves for the battle protection in Japanese Era can be seen here. The cottages and motel are available for the visitors. Grajagan is located about 53 km to the South of Banyuwangi.
Grajagan is very ideal as transit place or as the
gateway to Plengkung beach. Beside its location that not too far
from Alas Purwo, Grajagan is very beautiful beach. It needs about
2 hours to reach Plengkung by canoe rent. The journey is has similarity
time if we reach it by car through land. Grajagan is could be the
choice of the visitors who want to go to Alas Purwo National Park
using canoe. A 314 ha area is located in forest of KPH South Banyuwangi,
precisely in 111 square of BKPH Curahjati or administratively, in
Grajagan village, Purwoharjo district, Banyuwangi regency.
Open-air recreation or nature activity can be done in many places, such as: in forests, mountains, lakes, beaches, etc. Grajagan is one of Banyuwangi beaches that show the combination of rolling ocean waves on one side and the dense forest on the other one. In this place, we will be able to see the beautiful panorama of Grajagan fishing village. Because of that, there are many tourists visit this place. Here, you can find an old cave, which was restricted by Japanese soldiers.
There are also available cottage, cafe, and playing area for children. This tourism object usually crowded of visitors on holiday. The interesting journey from Grajagan to Alas Purwo is using canoe rent, especially to Ngagelan beach that is Turtle breeding. You will have an interesting experience and view many natural panorama.