Thursday, March 7, 2013

Muara Beting Beach

Bekasi as the industrial park located in West Java has very limited tourist destinations yet it has beautiful beach named Pantai Muara Beting.It is located in Desa Pantai Bahagia, Muara Gembong, West Java. At the moment the beach is still developed by the local government as a potential tourist destination in Bekasi.

The beach actually has beautiful view with its brownish white sand. It is good enough for family recreation. The distance from Central Bekasi is about 48 km yet the access roads are wide and easy to get there.The site is not yet equipped with many facilities but parking lots, rest rooms and private rooms to change clothes are already available. When you are hungry you can have plenty of  sea food served there. 

Monday, March 4, 2013

Taman Buaya Cikarang

Taman Buaya Indonesia Jaya Cikarang

The place is situated on the side of Jalan Cikarang-Cibarusah, Serang Baru, Bekasi. It is the place for crocodile conservation. There are at least 500 crocodiles at the site. It is one of the biggest crocodile conservation sites in the world.  

While there you can see the show of crocodiles which will be a good attraction for those who love to see the river's big predator's attraction. There are children's playground and several places to relax as well as stages for entertainment where you can see crocodile's performance. The ticket price is around Rp.12,000 ($1.3), for children is Rp.6,000 ($ .7) and it is free for children under 3 years old. 

You can see many kinds of crocodiles from different places in Indonesia such as Sumatra, Papua and many more.The place can be reached through the toll gate of Cikarang Barat (Lippo Cikarang) at the right direction toward Jonggol, Bogor.