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Watching the beach "timbul"

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

Reviewed 23 September 2018
Singapore, Singapore
What a unique beach

I was told that during the low tide, the beach can connect you from one side of an island to the... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2018
Erlin S
Jakarta, Indonesia
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“white sand”(2 reviews)
“low tide”(2 reviews)
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
West Papua, Indonesia
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Reviewed 23 September 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

Thank Alaksander
Reviewed 18 September 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

Thank Erlin S
Reviewed 24 July 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

Thank Armand U
Reviewed 25 March 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

Thank PecintaPantai
Reviewed 9 January 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

Thank 825dwia
Reviewed 29 December 2017

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

Thank Love-Raja-Ampat
Reviewed 19 November 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

1  Thank linac584
Reviewed 16 August 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

Thank Reni_radhan
Reviewed 8 August 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!

Thank Pilgrim88
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Overall...it was a nice "beach" in the middle of the ocean... safe place to do a bit of swimming and checking on the corals.

Thank rohizani
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