Peucang Island: A Hidden Treasure in Banten, Indonesia

Banten boasts a variety of natural wonders, including Peucang Island, a hidden gem known for its stunning beauty.
22 Dec 2022 · By Ayurizka Purwadhania
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If you're in search of a natural attraction close to Jakarta, consider visiting Banten, which can be reached within a few hours from the capital. Banten boasts a variety of natural wonders, including Peucang Island, a hidden gem known for its stunning beauty. As you explore the island, you'll be greeted by crystal clear blue waters and a peaceful atmosphere, far from the hustle and bustle of the city.

Location

Route

To get to Peucang Island, you will need to take a riding from Jakarta to Pandeglang, which will take around 4-5 hours. Once you arrive in Sumur District, you will then need to rent a local wooden boat for the 2.5 hour journey to the island.

Facility

The following are some of the facilities that you can find on Peucang Island:

  • Spot Photos
  • Gazebos
  • Public toilet
  • Lodging

Attractiveness

Peucang Island / @kmujungkulonadventure
Peucang Island / @kmujungkulonadventure

Peucang Island is a natural paradise located in the Panaitan Strait of Banten, west of Ujung Kulon National Park. Together with Panaitan Island and Handeuleum Island, Peucang Island is part of the Ujung Kulon National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Peucang Island offers a range of accommodation options for all budgets, from cheap backpacker options to luxury resorts. If you're looking for a getaway from the city, Peucang Island is the perfect destination for a natural tourism experience.

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Peucang Island / @ujungkulon_adventure
Peucang Island / @ujungkulon_adventure

Peucang Island offers a range of accommodation options, from budget options for backpackers to luxury resorts. And the best part? Entry to the island is currently free.

However, you'll need to pay a boat fee or tour package, which ranges from IDR 600,000 to IDR 1,000,000 per person.

Peucang Island is open 24 hours a day, though it's best to avoid visiting when the weather is cloudy or rainy, as the waves can become dangerous.

Don't miss out on the unique natural beauty of Peucang Island on your next holiday!

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