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Sempu Island

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Sumber Manjing Wetan, Malang 65111, Indonesia
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Pristine island, stunning lagoon and sea views

Visited on a day-long motorcycle trip from Malang and would recommend to anybody staying in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
JanIndracek
via mobile
Remote beach

The island is located at south of Malang city. The drive from downtown Malang take about 1.5 - 2... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
La_livian
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Sumber Manjing Wetan, Malang 65111, Indonesia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a day-long motorcycle trip from Malang and would recommend to anybody staying in Malang. - beautiful mangroves on the approach to the island (we had to walk past them on our way back due to low tide) - cool jungle trek to reach...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

The island is located at south of Malang city. The drive from downtown Malang take about 1.5 - 2 hours drive. Then take a 10 minute boat to cross and another 1.5 hours of trekking thru the jungle. The beach itself is more like a...More

Thank La_livian
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We arranged a trip to Sempu with a grab driver from Malang. The cost of the one way journey from Malang to Sendang Biru is 200k (via grab). We made a deal with our driver to take us to Sendang Biru and back and wait...More

1  Thank Katarzyna W
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

When staying in Malang we hired a driver to go to Sempu, which cost us 700k. We left at 08.00 and arrived around 10.00. The driver helped us to arrange a boat and guide (100k boat/150k driver). Crossing over was a beautiful sight and going...More

Thank WildJippy
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Fantastic trek through beautiful tropical rainforest to a picturesque ocean fed blue lagoon. No vehicles, inhabitants, rubbish or pollution. National park with a guide.

Thank Gimli53
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

From malang city, with car the journey will take around 3 hours to reach a small port. First go to goverment building (idk the office name) to get the permit. Pay around 5$ (it's official fee actually, not somekind of bribe), getting a guide (it's...More

Thank Shinta D
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

The island itself was very peaceful and a nice get away spot. Once we had arrived it was exactly what we wanted. However getting there and organising it was not easy. We went from Malang, most buses we got were only supposed to be 4,000...More

Thank Beccy C
Reviewed 1 June 2017

From Surabaya to Sempu area, it tooks around 5 hours by car. After arrived in gate, you could go to the island by boat +/- 30 minutes and start to enter the forest +/- 2 hours with a guide. Watch your walks because it is...More

Thank Dodi Purnomo W
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Sempu island, on Malang east java. You can go there by car from Surabaya and than you can rent a boat. You'll walk during 2 hours.

Thank aljufree ص
Reviewed 31 March 2017

prepare your stamina, it takes 1-1,5 hours in dry condition, better to visit in dry season. keep it clean, we have to bring all things back. do not litter.

Thank dolin_wj
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Karina C
19 January 2017|
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Response from satriachandra68 | Reviewed this property |
I think thats not possible , because the location far away from Malang rain station , its about 3 hours to Sendang Biru beach. and then you must trekking for 2 hours to sempu islands. you can go there nextime and bring a... More
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amber_993
2 August 2015|
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Response from alisyahj | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you to join others and rent a car since there is no regular transportation to Sendang Biru (the last stop before crossing to Sempu). Go to facebook and search for group of Malang traveler or Malang backpacker... More
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Traveller2013Chennai
17 February 2015|
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Response from satriachandra68 | Reviewed this property |
I a gree with Eve... mt Semeru its beautiful,
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