Yogyakarta in Indonesia is well known as tourism spot which offers people not only with great view but also the thick culture atmosphere. There are various places which can be found in this place and beaches in this place are offered in vary. Parangtritis beach is one of the most famous beaches in Yogyakarta and it is located about 27 km south from the city center of Yogyakarta. For reaching the beach, people can go through the Kretek village of they can also choose the way through Imogiri and Siluk village which is longer but offers great view.
Parangtritis beach is a slope beach with the rocky hill. It is not only well known as recreation destination but it also becomes the rites places for many people. This is also the beach which becomes the place for holding the Labuhan ceremony of the Yogyakarta Palace. It is opened every day and for entering the beach, the payment is very cheap since visitors will only be charged for parking, 2,000 rupiahs for motorcycle and 3,000 rupiahs for car. Besides enjoying the view of the beach and the water splash, visitors can also enjoy some facilities including the horse carriage as well as ATV riding with extra charge.
However, people must remember that it is very dangerous to swim in the sea because the wave is very strong so it is forbidden to swim in the sea. Even though there is SAR team, there are still some visitors who disobey this warning and get lost in the sea.