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good place and good beach

but the obstacle is the transportation there, you cant go there as you want, it's not so easy to go... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
Beijing, China
The Indonesian Alcatraz

Went there with a bunch of friends. The Alcatraz itself is a restricted area, visitors boat only... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
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Cilacap, Indonesia
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Reviewed 5 May 2018

but the obstacle is the transportation there, you cant go there as you want, it's not so easy to go there

Thank johnlevi17
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Went there with a bunch of friends. The Alcatraz itself is a restricted area, visitors boat only allowed to roam ~20meters from the harbor. But the other part of this island is open for public, some average beach and a rustic Dutch fort is the...More

Thank DodyC
Reviewed 12 March 2017

I have planned to visit this island since my first visit to Cilacap, but only had the opportunity this 2017 visit. This is known as the island of jails. There are several jail inside, with various category. Jail for drugs crime, jail for political pridoners,...More

Thank Darnel-HDI
Reviewed 7 March 2017

For beach which is had a lot of sail for fisherman this beach is quite. The beach is little bit dirty.. not have a good arrangement. some of point had no good condition. too bad for the icon of the city

Thank Marina_170474
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We had a family dinner here ..picked our fish and other seafood and it was cooked fresh for us..never a better dinner.

Thank Markrittmayer
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Here are what I learn from my last visit: There are two parts of Nusakambangan, i.e. the Eastern and Western part. The Western part is what the island is mostly known for, state penitentiaries for hardened criminals. It also has glorious beaches like Permisan, Pasir...More

Thank Eko W
Reviewed 24 October 2015

In Nusakambangan Island, there are a lot of place that you can explore, all daaayy. Especially, beaches and caves. In this island you can find white sand beach and black sand beach, very beautiful! You can also find caves former Dutch colonial rule in Indonesia,...More

Thank Maria P
Reviewed 15 October 2015

There are some really cool ruins that you can explore on foot (take a flashlight!), and some beautiful secluded beaches. The beaches are covered in crabs, shells, and coral. Not great for laying in the sand, but nevertheless, very beautiful, and enjoyable for those who...More

Thank Zach D
Reviewed 27 April 2015

Upon arriving on the island in early March, I've thought the Island has been revolving around me. The staff are constantly ensurimg I'm not lonely! Unfortunately I don't think I will be returning soon.

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Matt A
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by sailing the boat.. you can rent a boat to there...