Kuncaran Beach in Malang City, East Java Province
Featuring many interesting beaches, Malang City starts becoming a new favorite vacation destination (especially for those coming to East Java Province). These beaches are located in the southern region and offer a distinct uniqueness, as compared to each other. Let’s take an example, which is Kuncaran Beach. The beach’s specialty is the presence of several great spots for fishing. Not to mention tourists can find several local foods stands located near to the beach. Eating seafood by the shore would be a memorable experience for everyone, no? For the information, Kuncaran Beach is located in Sidurejo Village and it belongs to Gedangan Sub-District.
It is safe to say that Kuncaran Beach has the cleanest and whitest sandy shoreline! All tourists would agree with it once they arrive at the beach, after all. As compared to the neighboring Ngudel Beach, this one is definitely prettier. Aside from the beautiful shoreline, Kuncaran also has majestic big waves (which become the best object for photography). In the corner of the beach, tourists would also find a big hill with several plants on it. Once again, some good spots for fishing are available so tourists should not forget to carry a fishing rod when heading to Kuncaran.
Exploring Kuncaran Beach
Due to the exotic sandy shoreline, Kuncaran Beach has been recognized by both local and foreign tourists. These people have a different motive for visiting the site, though. For example, they want to conduct beach walking either in the morning or afternoon (when the nuance is the best). It is also possible to explore the beach at noon, but the sun makes the shoreline a little bit hot and uncomfortable though.
The next reason to visit Kuncaran Beach is to enjoy the warm breezy wind by the shore. Not only the beach is windy, but it also emits a loud noise of the waves. That roaring waves sound soothing, in fact. In the horizon, the sea looks mesmerizing as well with its milky blue color. If tourists come in a good weather, they can even roll out a mat and sit by the shore to enjoy the best nuance! This feels better if they come with families or friends, for sure.
What is next? Some people (especially the locals) come to Kuncaran Beach to conduct a pre-wedding photo session. The pure milky white sandy shoreline provides a wonderful background for their pre-wedding photos, after all.
- Ngudel Beach
- Ngandol Beach
How to Get There
A trip to Kuncaran Beach starts from Malang City. After getting a nice local transportation service, tourists can directly head to Gedangan Sub-District. Next, they must reach Sidurejo Village where Mbantol Beach resides. It is the main access to Kuncaran Beach, after all. From the entrance, tourists can simply walk to the last destination for several minutes. For the information, the whole trip may take around 1 hour and 59 minutes. It is because the distance is 61.6 km. As for the best route, it is recommended to take Kolonel Sugiono Street.