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Sempu Island

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Sumber Manjing Wetan, Malang 65111, Indonesia
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Into the woods

Pretty beach view with the blue, crossing the sea to the woods by a traditional wood boat, then... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Meyly A
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Bali, Indonesia
Great adventure!

I went there with my college mates for a final task video shoot. We're accompanied by a great... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
CeyzaAmera
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Surabaya, Indonesia
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“sendang biru” (27 reviews)
“dry season” (7 reviews)
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Sumber Manjing Wetan, Malang 65111, Indonesia
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"beautiful lagoon"
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"sendang biru"
in 27 reviews
"dry season"
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"indian ocean"
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"jungle trekking"
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"two hours"
in 4 reviews
"bring enough"
in 2 reviews
"salt water"
in 2 reviews
"boat ride"
in 2 reviews
"malang city"
in 7 reviews
"east java"
in 6 reviews
"national park"
in 5 reviews
"be careful"
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"permit"
in 12 reviews
"mud"
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"trash"
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Pretty beach view with the blue, crossing the sea to the woods by a traditional wood boat, then trekking into the woods maybe around 2 - 3 hours, then you can find beach inside the jungle. You can spend your night by camping here.

1  Thank Meyly A
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went there with my college mates for a final task video shoot. We're accompanied by a great guide. Such a wonderful trip!

Thank CeyzaAmera
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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

As a panoramic tour destination in malang, this place offer the beuty of natural lake which is in the middle of the island itself. You have to rent a boat to reach the island from malang city

Thank Anto H
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Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Fantastic trek in light tropical jungle to a beautiful lagoon fed over broken rock shore by the ocean. No garbage, no vehicles and isolated. Monkeys for fun clean swimming lagoon. No facilities at all total natural place

Thank Gimli53
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

I love to be here....is very peace full and very relaxing....I really enjoy my time and travel in this place

Thank Abangjames Y
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Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

My friend and I took a train from Yogyakarta to Malang and arrived at our homestay at 5am where we had hired a car for 24 hours (with driver). We left Malang at 6am and the journey to Pantai Sendang Biru took about two hours....More

1  Thank Rozelle W
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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Visited on a day-long motorcycle trip from Malang and would recommend to anybody staying in Malang. - beautiful mangroves on the approach to the island (we had to walk past them on our way back due to low tide) - cool jungle trek to reach...More

3  Thank JanIndracek
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

The island is located at south of Malang city. The drive from downtown Malang take about 1.5 - 2 hours drive. Then take a 10 minute boat to cross and another 1.5 hours of trekking thru the jungle. The beach itself is more like a...More

Thank La_livian
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We arranged a trip to Sempu with a grab driver from Malang. The cost of the one way journey from Malang to Sendang Biru is 200k (via grab). We made a deal with our driver to take us to Sendang Biru and back and wait...More

2  Thank Katarzyna W
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

When staying in Malang we hired a driver to go to Sempu, which cost us 700k. We left at 08.00 and arrived around 10.00. The driver helped us to arrange a boat and guide (100k boat/150k driver). Crossing over was a beautiful sight and going...More

1  Thank WildJippy
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Karina C
19 January 2017|
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Response from satriachandra68 | Reviewed this property |
I think thats not possible , because the location far away from Malang rain station , its about 3 hours to Sendang Biru beach. and then you must trekking for 2 hours to sempu islands. you can go there nextime and bring a... More
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amber_993
2 August 2015|
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Response from alisyahj | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you to join others and rent a car since there is no regular transportation to Sendang Biru (the last stop before crossing to Sempu). Go to facebook and search for group of Malang traveler or Malang backpacker... More
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Traveller2013Chennai
17 February 2015|
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Response from satriachandra68 | Reviewed this property |
I a gree with Eve... mt Semeru its beautiful,
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