Rowo Gebang Beach in Malang City, East Java Province
Bantur Sub-District in Malang City has been chosen as a new vacation spot due to the presence of several beautiful beaches, especially Rowo Gebang Beach. It is located in the same area as the famous Balekambang Beach. Despite the fact, this one doesn’t have as many visitors as the neighboring beach. Still, no one should miss the chance to visit it when coming to Balekambang later. The exact location is in Sumberbening Village and it belongs to Bantur Sub-District, without a doubt. It resides in the west of Jembatan Panjang and Balekambang Beach, so everyone can find the location easily.
In terms of nuance, Rowo Gebang Beach offers a stunning sea panorama and pristine white sandy shoreline. Visitors won’t even find any single trash in any parts of the beach. What they can find only several dry leaves, which fell from nearby trees. The clean and neat environment is one thing. It is because the beach also comes with moderate waves, so tourists are allowed to swim in the sea with caution. The next noticeable feature is the presence of several coral reefs on the shore. Their size is considered big! Also, for the information, it costs some money to pay the entrance fee. Have no worries. The price is quite affordable.
Exploring Rowo Gebang Beach
Some people may wonder what they can do in Rowo Gebang Beach. Well, it is as simple as relaxation. That means visitors may sit by the shore and enjoy the sea scenery comfortably. Thanks to the breezy wind. Tourists would be relaxed even though they come at noon. Here is the tip. Everyone should carry a mat and some foods to the beach. Once rolling out the mat, they can eat together either with families or friends.
The next recommended thing to do in Rowo Gebang Beach is beach walking. The white sandy shoreline comes with a soft texture, so it feels comfortable to anyone’s feet (especially those who go barefoot). While beach walking, tourists can feel the warm breezy wind and witness some locals who also come to the beach for relaxation. These people live Sumberbening Village and nearby villagers, actually. It would be great if tourists can make some friends when visiting the beach later.
What is more? According to the locals, people come to Rowo Gebang Beach in order to watch the sunset in the dusk. The sun looks both stunning and romantic at the time, in fact. The only disappointment is the absence of facilities especially food stands. In this case, tourists should carry some snacks, bottled water, and other required supplies for a comfortable adventure.
- Pathukan Sirap Beach
- Dali Putih Beach
- Sirap Island
- Hanoman Island
How to Get There
From Malang City, a trip to Rowo Gebang Beach may take around 1 hour and 56 minutes. The distance is 59.4 km, after all. Also, it would be faster if tourists take Kolonel Sugiono Street. Their first destination is Bantur Sub-District and they can use any type of transportation service. After arriving at Bantur, the next destination is definitely Sumberbening Village where the beach resides.
Where to Stay
- Malinda Hotel
- Cakra Residence Hotel