Tambak Rawang Beach in Sukadana Sub-District, Indonesia

Not all tourists are aware of the presence of beautiful beaches located in Sukadana Sub-District. It is because most of these people are likely to visit Karimata Archipelago in Indonesia when spending a vacation in such region instead of exploring local beaches. For those who look for a reference, there is Tambak Rawang Beach! The location is in Gunung Sembilan Village and it belongs to North Kayong Regency. The good thing is that the beach resides quite near to Sukadana (the capital of North Kayong). What makes it worthy, though? In a nutshell, visitors are quite impressed with how clean and pristine the environment of the beach is.

The Nuance
As mentioned earlier, Tambak Rawang Beach is famous for its neat environment. What is more? It features light brown sand and beautiful seawater! The scenery looks flawless and it is suitable for relaxing, for sure. The next feature is the presence of lush trees that grow near to the shoreline. It creatures good spots for relaxation and avoiding the heat of the sun! On the horizon, tourists can also see nearby hills featuring dense trees and bushes. The location of the beach is at the foot of the mountain, after all.

Exploring Tambak Rawang Beach
Tourists can do many things in Tambak Rawang Beach. For instance, they may meet the locals who work on the shoreline catching fishes. Somehow, their activity is worth a photo shoot. This explains why tourists should take the chance to conduct photography. While approaching the locals, they even have the chance to learn the history of the site! It is said there was Tambak Rawang Village, where Chinese and Malayan came and lived for the first time in Kalimantan Island.

What is more? After hearing the story from the locals regarding Tambak Rawang Beach, tourists should talk to fishermen. Why is that? The purpose is to look for the chance to join their activity. It is to catch fishes and mussels in the sea! It would definitely become a new experience for everyone, as they can witness stunning sea scenery while learning how to fish with the locals. There is only a problem. It is not easy to persuade those fishermen to let you get on their boat and join the activity.

As an alternative, tourists can simply relax on the shoreline and watch stunning sea scenery. Later, in the afternoon, a beautiful sunset appears and it soothes everyone. Do not forget to capture such moment with a camera as well.

Nearby Attractions

  • Datok Island
  • Riau’s King Tomb
  • Genta Hill
  • Bali Village
  • Air Paoh Natural Spring
  • Pasir Mayang Beach
  • Gunung Palung National Park
  • Durian Monument
  • Pulau Datok Beach
  • Tambak Rawang Beach
  • Pasir Mayang Beach

How to Get There
The distance between Pontianak City and Tambak Rawang Beach is 452 km. That means tourists need to spend a trip for about 9 hours and 30 minutes to get to the site. As for the best route, tourists can take Ahmad Yani Street! Their first destination is Sukadana Sub-District and they can visit Gunung Sembilan Village afterward.

Where to Stay

  • Aulia Inn
  • Kapuas Kayong Inn
  • Anugrah Hotel
  • Mahkota Hotel

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