Benua Patra Beach

Benua Patra Beach, Balikpapan: Address, Benua Patra Beach Reviews: 4/5

Benua Patra Beach
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Lastrida
Balikpapan, Indonesia35 contributions
Apr 2014 • Friends
The beach is situated across the popular Lapangan Merdeka (Merdeka Field). There is a huge Sport Center, and just behind the building you can find the Chopper field, and the beach.
The first time, I came to this place it was in the late afternoon and spent most of my time at the Chopper field on the left side of the beach. I took some pictures of the city scrapers and the couples and some group of people just hanging around waiting for the sunset.
My last visit, two weeks ago, I explored the rugged beach (the right side of the beach to the direction of Melawai Beach). There is a little rugged rock where people like take pre-wedding picture. When you climb up the rock and you can find another secluded little beach. If you walk further, you can take picture of the hill scattered by houses. This used-to-be ford location, is a good place to take picture of the sunset. Over weekend you will find many photographers here.
Written April 18, 2014
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pitoni o
Surabaya, Indonesia10 contributions
Nov 2015 • Friends
Rocky beach with clear water, you can capture a wonderful sunset from this beach. Bring tripod and camera, to get beautiful slow speed capture.
Written December 22, 2015
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riany552
Tangerang, Indonesia24 contributions
Nov 2013 • Solo
it's located on center city, easy to reach, eventhough it's on the center of the city but it's clear and clean
Written October 2, 2014
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Yudho W
Indonesia62 contributions
Feb 2015 • Couples
If you are visitor, tourist, who visited Balikpapan in a short time, this place is not recommended. Could be good spot of to watch sunrise with your camera, but the beach is dirty.
Written December 15, 2015
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tejo u
28 contributions
Jan 2017 • Friends
If you love the beach ....you like to be here ...nothing else ...good spot but dont have anything for meal..sit...or toilet
Written January 21, 2017
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Rafanda R
Indonesia30 contributions
Oct 2016 • Couples
In Balikpapan, Melawai is popular to hangout. But near Melawai, there is a beach you can visit, called Benua Patra beach. It's alternative place to hang out with your friend to see sunset in Balikpapan. I recomended this place for friends, but not your family, because the terrain is quite difficult
Written October 30, 2016
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rsdewi2301
Bali, Indonesia194 contributions
May 2016 • Family
This beach location is close to Mining Company (Pertamina) where you can see some mining workers around the area when they finish work. I didn't spend much time there but was good to know one of the objects. The location is reachable distance which is about 15-20mnts from the central town.
Written May 12, 2016
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ADR050869
Jakarta, Indonesia233 contributions
Feb 2016 • Business
Benua patra beach is one of location that owned by PERTAMINA. It ussually provide for their family recreation and gathering. But now it seems open for public so we could visit it for free. A long the beach you could spend time with your family for swiming, creating sand statute or just waiting for sunset come up. So prepare your camera for the beautiful moment you will get there.
Written February 21, 2016
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Riza A
Bontang, Indonesia182 contributions
Feb 2015 • Friends
A bit difficult to go there. Must pay attention to the tide condition. Or you could trapped there. Other than that, there's nothing much can be seen.
Written October 15, 2015
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oliviad_8
Jakarta, Indonesia14 contributions
Aug 2015
Near by this beach, there's a Pertamina Cafe, good place to enjoy sunset and in the night they have lamp decaration and near beach table. Watch out for the wind.
Written September 15, 2015
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