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Sempu Island

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Sumber Manjing Wetan, Malang 65111, Indonesia
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Jungle Trek

Fantastic trek in light tropical jungle to a beautiful lagoon fed over broken rock shore by the... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2018
Gimli53
,
Gosford, Australia
via mobile
is very nice hidden place....

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

Reviewed 7 November 2017
Abangjames Y
,
Bali, Indonesia
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“segara anakan” (14 reviews)
“dry season” (7 reviews)
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Sumber Manjing Wetan, Malang 65111, Indonesia
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"segara anakan"
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"dry season"
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"two hours"
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"bring enough"
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"salt water"
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"boat ride"
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"east java"
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"national park"
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"malang city"
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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

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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

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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

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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

2  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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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Fantastic trek through beautiful tropical rainforest to a picturesque ocean fed blue lagoon. No vehicles, inhabitants, rubbish or pollution. National park with a guide.

Thank Gimli53
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Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

From malang city, with car the journey will take around 3 hours to reach a small port. First go to goverment building (idk the office name) to get the permit. Pay around 5$ (it's official fee actually, not somekind of bribe), getting a guide (it's...More

Thank Shinta D
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Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

The island itself was very peaceful and a nice get away spot. Once we had arrived it was exactly what we wanted. However getting there and organising it was not easy. We went from Malang, most buses we got were only supposed to be 4,000...More

Thank Beccy C
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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
3 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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