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09-05-2016, 16:10



After Laguna Beach and Kulian Bay, Lampung has other amazing place in Tanggamus region, which is Karang Pegadung or also famous with Pegadung Rock. There are many tourists equalize the beauty of Pegadung Rock with the famous Phi Phi Island in Thailand. As a matter of fact, some people said that Pegadung Rock is more beautiful than Phi Phi Island.
Pegadung Rock is still hidden and has not been managed well yet it has natural beauty. The infrastructure has not accommodated well, so a trip to the Pegadung Rock is very enchantingly fun and need extra careful. But you can ask local resident to take you there because they are expert rider and they are familiar with it.

Pegadung Rock is known as rock screen (Batu Layar) and Shark Teeth (Gigi Hiu) because the shape of the rocks cluster are resembling the shark teeth. We can walk about 15 minutes to get close to these rocks resembling shark teeth. There are many Landscape photographer and Painter came to capture the beauty of Pegadung Rock at this point.

After long struggling paths and we arrived at this place, our exhaustion will suddenly gone. The view at this place will blown in our mind. This is an extremely adventurous. The road full of gravels, pebbles, rocks, sand and even mud. The trip along the 25 km passes through the up and down hills. It is recommended to come in the summer season, because during rainy season it would be very dangerous. Along the way, we were presented with hills, sea, paddy fields and rivers.

How to get there
Pegadung Rock is located in Kelumbayan district, Tanggamus regency, Lampung. It takes 2-3 hours from Bandar Lampung to Kiluan Bay. From Kiluan Bay, a trip will be continued by motorcycle for an hour. You can also use travel agent to arrange your vacation because there are some interesting places you should not miss. Or you can ride motorcycle with your friends who like adventure to come to this place together.