Cycling Around a Small Island in Jepara
Cycling by the beach, through the forest and around the island
28 Apr 2022 · By Ivan Zulfikar

For those of you who want to cycle leisurely while enjoying the beautiful seaside view, try to visit Panjang Island in Jepara.

Panjang island beach port /
Panjang island beach port / www.merdeka.com

Panjang Island is a small island close to the north coast of Jepara. This island is famous for its calm waves and clear water, perfect for water play and snorkeling. In the middle of the island, there is a untouched natural forest.

Facility

There are bicycle rentals to get around the island. The bicycle track that goes around the island is leveled with paving blocks so it is safe and easy to pass. This bike route can be completed in 30 minutes.

Bike track around the island through the forest /
Bike track around the island through the forest / Nasirullah Sitam

For those who want to camp on the island, there are camping areas and tent rentals. There are also snorkeling equipment rentals for those who want to enjoy the beauty of the coral reefs around the island.

Camping on the edge of the island /
Camping on the edge of the island / travelxtrans.com

Transportation and Entrance tickets

The trip to this island can be reached in approximately 20 minutes by boat departing from Kartini Beach or Bandengan Beach, Jepara. You can take a boat for only IDR 25,000 per person. Meanwhile, the entrance ticket to the island costs Rp. 8,000.

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