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Nice place to visit

Pasir timbul is a beach near Cape Kri that you can visit in the special time, because the beach is... read more

Reviewed November 16, 2018
Banyuwangi, Indonesia
Watching the beach "timbul"

We arrived early on pasir timbul beach for surface interval after our first dive. There was already... read more

Reviewed September 22, 2018
Singapore, Singapore
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
West Papua, Indonesia
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Reviewed November 16, 2018

Pasir timbul is a beach near Cape Kri that you can visit in the special time, because the beach is appeared is the specific time. Ask your local guide before visit this place.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank SofyanYudianto
Reviewed September 22, 2018

We arrived early on pasir timbul beach for surface interval after our first dive. There was already a shallow area where the waves from both sides hit the middle point. Watching as the beach emerges from under the waves was quite magical. It was as...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Alaksander
Reviewed September 18, 2018

I was told that during the low tide, the beach can connect you from one side of an island to the other one across. But during the high tide, you won't see anything but water. The water is turquoise blue and clean, such a very...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Erlin S
Reviewed July 24, 2018

Getting to Pasir Timbul Beach is quite tricky. Even if your local boat driver cannot tell you when exactly Pasir Timbul (Surfaced Sand/Sand Bar) will surfaced during the day. Lucky for us, we landed just right when it was low tide. We took many, many...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Armand U
Reviewed March 25, 2018

We had a local boat-driver, and he was right on the "perfect time" when he drove us here. The first hour when we got there, no one was there (except for a cute turtle!!). The next hours, I would say almost 50-75 people were coming...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank PecintaPantai
Reviewed January 8, 2018 via mobile

Its actually a small island without any plant with a half hour away from waisai. But at the tide, the ocean will swallow it. The sand island will only visible for some hours after 11 am. Make sure to apply the sunblock to not letting...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank 825dwia
Reviewed December 28, 2017

We came just after a hard rain. It still drizzled and we had our raincoats on. It made our pictures "different"

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Love-Raja-Ampat
Reviewed November 19, 2017

You must be suprise when get this place. its only sand :) But so much joy here. you can playing until the sunset, but the water will covered the sand before that. So if to playing at the beach, before the sunset. I thought its...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank linac584
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

The best places of Sand Arisen everrr... Very spacious and many spot of it Bring your camera and drone, make sure they are waterproof. And if you bring dry bag, make sure your belonging inside cover it with plastic zip... Don't forget put you sunblock...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Reni_radhan
Reviewed August 8, 2017

We were there in the afternoon after more than 2 hours on speed boat, the sandy outcroping was under more than a foot of water, the captain drop us on the water. Seriously!

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Pilgrim88
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