Thursday, November 17, 2011

Ujung Genteng, Surfing, Snorkeling, Turtle, Beautiful Beach..

Ujung Genteng is the southern coastal area of West Java is located in District Ciracap, Sukabumi with the distance of about 220 kilometers from the capital city of Jakarta or 230 kilometers from Bandung City. It take time about six or seven hours away by car. In addition Road to running smoothly there are also several alternative routes and means of adequate public transportation to the destination.

Coast Ujung Genteng has characteristics generally south coast of Java island's famous clear water and big waves. However, this beach is much different when compared with the coastal port of the famous Queen of cartilage and often claimed casualties because the waves are malignant. Although the beaches are free to end tile overlooking the Indian Ocean, the waves are big but not to endanger the traveler who likes to play around in the sea. Huge waves of the ocean first broke scattered cluster of coral reefs due to blocked in front of the beach, so we can enjoy nature with beautiful beaches, safe, and comfortable. Children can swim in the sea as much and lets look at a set of colorful fish on the sidelines of the rock, indicating how its natural environment of Ujung Genteng.

Ujung Genteng is one of the most pristine and beautiful beaches on the planet, and may be the Sukabumi area’s best kept secret. Snorkeling is fantastic, with clear waters and beautiful coral. Go to the fish market, where you can choose any kind of freshly caught seafood you could possibly imagine, including live lobster, snapper, king prawns, shrimp, mussels, scallops, oysters, etc. A restaurant across the street from the market will barbecue your catch in the most succulent seasonings you’ve ever tasted.

At Ujung Genteng itself there are many interesting places, such as direct view of green turtle (Chelonia mydas) on the beach Pangumbahan. There is also the location where you can surf on the waves are quite challenging which is known as "waves of seven". This location is a favorite area for tourists to surfing sport. Designation according to the population of the seven waves because the waves are always consecutive seven waves and always big. For those who like fishing, at the End Tile is a suitable place where the fish are many and varied.

The beach is so unspoilt you can often see cattle and goats roving up and down the sand, though only in a few places; there are still plenty of areas on the beach where you can enjoy the sun & surf with absolutely nothing traipsing past to disturb you. The area has yet to become overcrowded, so you can enjoy a genuinely tranquil scene without all the annoying hawkers that you would generally imagine on an Indonesian beach. This is a "hawker-free" zone.

The beaches of Ujung Genteng come together in a point so you can actually watch the sun rise on one side and set on the other. These sunrises and sunsets are nothing short of stupendous. There are also the ruins of an old Japanese fort on one of the beach areas, set amidst white, powdery sand and crystal-clear turquoise waters.

Besides the natural attractions, Ujunggenteng also has a tourist attraction in the form of coconut sugar making process by the local community. Preparation is very simple ie, by utilizing extensive coconut plantations, the residents put up bowl to accommodate the liquid from coconuts and flowers gathered and cooked dikuali then printed with a piece of bamboo that is larger than the size of the palm sugar on the market.

The sightseeing in the area around Ujung Genteng is stupendous as well. Nearby Ujung Genteng are a sea turtle preserve, where you can watch the sea turtles lay eggs on the beach at night, several delightful waterfalls, and Ombak Tujuh (Seven Waves) surfing resort.

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tags : Sukabumi.