Soge Beach, The Beauty of Pacitan’s Coastal Region
"Amazing!" might be the first word that came up to describe how beautiful and exotic the landscape is. The beach lies in Indian Ocean region.
SURYA.co.id - Road trip along the path through the south of Pacitan East Java was stopped when the view of crowd who was playing with water at Soge Beach’s estuary stole the attention. Soge Beach is one of the most amazing travel destinations.
Any intention to keep driving in freeway along the south coast of Pacitan, place where Indonesia former President SBY was born, seem to go away.
The car was parked on the side the street of south way. The trip continued by foot through a lane, then temporary parking area, and walking down right to the tip of Soge Beach’s estuary.
"Amazing!" might be the first word that came up to describe how beautiful and exotic the landscape is. The beach lies in Indian Ocean region. It is located 276 kilometers from southwest of Surabaya, East Java capital city.
Many local tourists from different cities of all ages was enjoying and playing at the Soge Beach’s estuary which has clean water and white sand.
The estuary is circling around the white sand until radius 150 meters. It gives the visitors space to do anything, play around, and enjoy the beauty of beach.
While the wave was hitting the rocks and going back and forth at the shore, a group of teenagers was having fun and playing soccer with their plastic ball.
There is one more thing that could be enjoyed by the visitors other than standing at the shore, watching at the rolling wave, playing with the water, or even sitting down under the coconut tree while drinking coconut water. There is "danau kecil" or little lake which was formed because the sea was not totally sinking when low tide period and separated from mound of white sand at the center.
The lake is not big; but the tourist could circle around it by maneuver speed boat, boat, or tour boat which rent by local fisherman. No wonder if Soge beach has become tourist preference to visit.
The visitors could rent tour boat or speed boat which cost Rp. 15.000 for one person for a ride around the lake.