The World Banyuwangi Nature Tourism Destination , Banyuwangi, a regency located at the eastern end of the island of Java, is the link between the island of Java and the island of Bali. Not only rich in customs, the city with the nickname The Sun Rise of Java is rich in several types of tourist destinations that are no less beautiful than other regions.
Even some of the tourist attractions in Banyuwangi popular up to the international arena such as, Ijen Crater, Plengkung, and Pulau Merah.
Lately, the tourism sector of Banyuwangi has again recorded international achievements by sweeping the highest award in the tourism sector in Southeast Asia, namely the ASEAN Tourism Standards Award.
This award was given to the Regent of Banyuwangi, Abdullah Abdullah Azwar Anas in the ASEAN Tourism Community in Thailand.
Worldwide Banyuwangi Tourism Destinations
1. Plengkung beach
Plengkung beach is one of the beaches in Banyuwangi Regency which has a beautiful panorama of natural heritage that will be able to captivate the tourists who visit it.
This beach has white sand that runs along the coastline, besides that you can also see green trees growing on the beach so that it makes the panorama more exotic.
Plengkung beach or popularly known as G-Land, is a beach located at the location of Alas Purwo National Park, Banyuwangi Regency, East Java and meets the Indian Ocean in person.
The waves on this beach get special nicknames from several world surfers, namely “The Seven Giant Waves Wonder” which means it has 7 waves.
Plengkung beach is a paradise for fans of surfing sports, even surfing enthusiasts are not yet complete when they never come to G-Land.
The offshore wind rushing between April and September caused the biggest waves to take place with heights up to 8 mtr.
With a length of 2 km. Here is what makes Plengkung beach waves the second most vicious wave after Hawaii. Nature Tourism Plengkung Beach, Surfer Surfer
2. Jungle Mangrove Bedul Block (amazon Indonesia)
Jungle Mangrove Bedul Block , that is how the community used to mention this Bedul Mangrove. The Bedul Mangrove Forest is located in Sumbersari Village, Purwoharjo District, Banyuwangi Regency and the location of Alas Purwo National Park.
As the name implies, this tourist attraction is an unspoiled mangrove jungle with an area of about 2,300 hectares which stretches as far as 16 km.
This Bedul Mangrove is mentioned like the Amazon river in Brazil, it can even be called the Amazon of Indonesia.
It was mentioned like the Amazon river due to this Bedul Mangrove making a brackish water swamp with a length of about 18.8 km and a width of about 400 mtr ..
On the right and left of the swamp are found various types of mangroves or mangroves that grow thick and fertile. Nature Tourism, Jungle Mangrove Bedul Block (Amazon Indonesia)
3. Red Island is similar to Baia Do Sancho in Brazil
Pulau Merah originally had the name Ringin Pitu Beach. That said, the beach was renamed the Red Island because the color of the soil and reddish sand from the island as high as 200 mtr. which is in the middle of this beach.
The small island on the coast of Sumberagung Village, Banyuwangi Regency successfully attracts travelers through a mountainous shape in the middle of the beach.
Beyond that, the combination of crystal-clear water with white sand that stretches as far as 3 km, must be a plus for this tourist attraction.
When the water recedes, some visitors can walk to enjoy the small island in the middle of this beach.
The beach will be made into the destination for skating number 2 after Plengkung Beach in fact has a twin in the other hemisphere, namely Baia Do Sancho Beach in Brazil.
These two beaches are mentioned as because they have large rocks or islands in the middle of the beach.
The difference is only in the number of islands, if the Red Island has one island, because of that it is Baia Do Sancho Beach Brazil has 2 islands so it symbolizes the beach.
4. Baluran National Park, (Little Africa on Java)
Want to feel the heat of the savanna, but don’t want to go far to Africa? We can visit Baluran National Park located on the edge of Banyuwangi Regency and Situbondo Regency, East Java.
This 25,000 hectare National Park provides a situation like being in the savanna in Africa. The grasslands are yellowish with Baluran Mountain standing firmly in the background.
This National Park has 444 plant species, one of which is native plants and can adjust in a completely dry state, and 155 species of birds and 26 types of animals, one of them, wild buffalo, monkey, deer, deer, leopard, mouse deer, cat mangrove, as well as a bull called the symbol of this National Park.
This National Park earned the nickname Africa Van Java due to the situation that was treated really like there was in Africa.
The meadows are yellowish because they are rarely watered by water and the trees are rushing the leaves because they adapt to such hot nature.
5. Wedi Ireng Beach, (Wineglass Bay in Australia)
Wedi Ireng Beach in Pancer Hamlet, Sumberagung Village, Banyuwangi Regency or in the same direction as the Red Island at a glance like Wineglass Bay in Australia. The 2 beaches when witnessed from above are in the form of sickles.
The difference is, Wineglass Bay sand is white with a background of red granite.While at Wedi Ireng Beach there are 2 types of sand, namely white fine sand and brown sand which is quite rough.
Then as a question is why the beach is mentioned Wedi wyang which means black sand while in reality the sand on this beach is white? The answer can be found by digging sand on this beach. In fact behind the white sand in it put black sand grains, following the fact why this beach is mentioned Wedi Ireng.
6. De Jawatan, a Alice-in-Wonderland forest
For fans of the Alice In Wonderland movie or the film The Lord of the Rings? Surely we know the magical jungle with big trees that have unique shapes in these two films.
Now we don’t need to go all the way to New Zealand to feel the sensation of being in the film The Lord of the Rings, we can visit the Rimba Jawatan in Benculuk Village, Banyuwangi Regency.
Jawatan is a jungle tour with giant trees as high as more than 10 mtr., So memorable as a giant tree that can move at any time.
This jungle has Perhutani Banyuwangi is counted in small jungle groups, only because it has an area of about 3.8 hectares.
In this jungle, the Trembesi tree is a favorite concern of travelers because it has a unique shape. This tree has a branch on its top that spreads randomly and is covered with green parasites, so that the impression is like a strong fairy tale.
In more in a number of trembesi trees a tree house and swings are built, so we can enjoy the green of this Trembesi jungle from the tree house. For those of us who are selfie hobbies, the Bureau is a place that really fits. (eketawa / idntimes)
Yukpiknik Eketawer, Indonesia is rich in natural tourism that has a lot of benefits