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very long beach

a very long beach, which is covering the entire province of Bengkulu, beach which has white sand... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jakarta, Jakarta Raya, Indonesia
Colourise your Day

Although quite cloudy this morning, there were a few people out walking or jogging along the beach... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2018
Darwin, Australia
via mobile
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Jln. Pantai Indah, Bengkulu 38116, Indonesia
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 7 August 2013

Beautifull clean sandy beach. Plenty of waves breaking, but mostly closing out. There is nicely constructed bike/running track that must be 3-4 km in length. The local government here really seems to trying it's best to keep this beach in pristine condition, as there is...More

3  Thank dogbox2011
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 25 April 2014

This beach is certainly not well-known but it is much more developed these days than it was in the late 1990s. Back then it was incredibly quiet and deserted for a a stretch of beach a couple of kilometres down the road from the centre...More

1  Thank camsean
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Reviewed 1 week ago

a very long beach, which is covering the entire province of Bengkulu, beach which has white sand and faces directly to the ocean

Thank Dr_JusufKristianto
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

according to the location and location of bengkulu province that stretches to the west of sumatera island, long beach also so. and as the name implies the coastline is long and unbroken.. don’t forget to apply sunblock and use your sunglasses en hat because it’s...More

Thank kezia2801
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

If you have visited Bengkulu, it was not a big deal to visited this Beach. This beach is located around 4km from centre town. This beach also provides some cute photobooth that made you can stay here longer. There are restaurants, local foods, and also...More

Thank Ayumi Zulfa R
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Although quite cloudy this morning, there were a few people out walking or jogging along the beach walk. Rainy season and strong storms have deposited some debris along parts of the beach but on the whole its quite clean Its a good place to walk...More

Thank PhotographerCraig
Reviewed 12 March 2018

The beach is beautiful but you can not swim there. It nears to airport, hotels, cafe, restaurant, office government, and even cinema you can reach by walk. I bought some seafood from the seller, i tought it would be like in other place, but i...More

Thank mbalina
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

I went to Pantai Panjang for jogging. They have a good long jogging track with a beach and high tree view. Just a few people i met because it was on weekdays early morning. As i saw before, goverment take care of the environment cause...More

Thank Nadia N
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

The beach here is not for swimming but it is beautiful for a nice stroll. Many places to eat local fare and enjoy the sunset!

Thank Ltnjoe
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Waiting for the food menu comes from eating chili sauce, I walk to the long beach. This is the famous beach in bengkulu. On the long beach there are many food and beverage sellers who provide seats to enjoy the beauty of long beaches. In...More

Thank yunnirahmadika
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

when you have a chance to visit Bengkulu, you will definitely see this beach . Its name is Pantai Panjang which is very long. The tide is quite high . Sadly, when we were there, the beach was very dirty.. like the people there dont...More

Thank Marlina A
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Panjang beach means long beach. It is! The sand is white and mild. Suggest not swim on this beach due to many gap under the coral. Use sun cream to protect your skin. Best time to enjoy in the afternoon toward evening. You may enjoy...More

Thank romyperdanap
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