Backpacking to Indonesia is one of option for travelers from all over the world. Indonesia has a wide range of landscape with the beauty of mountain to the sea, one of it is in Banyuwangi, East Java. Your backpacking trip will have organized by Tour Banyuwangi with shared tour program.
Shared Tour to Menjangan and Tabuhan Island is a sharing tour package to Menjangan Island and Tabuhan Island where the tourists go to the destinations in a group. This cheap tour package is open every Saturday with two minimum participants. If there is only one participant, the participant will join with the group.
Menjangan and Tabuhan tour package is a cheap deal because the travel expense is borne all the participants in a group. Such as boat rental, fuel, snorkeling licensing, admission to Menjangan island, guide and boat crews fee, lunch, mineral water, snorkeling set, life jacket, and underwater documentation. It is thus the travel expense for each person can be more affordable.
The whole trip to Menjangan Island and Tabuhan Island totally takes 9 hours. Estimatedly, the tourists will spend 6 hours in Menjangan island, and 3 hours in Tabuhan island.
Explore Menjangan Island
The tourists will spend 6 hours trip in Menjangan island. First, the tour participants get together in meeting point, namely Pondok Bambu in Grand Watu Dodol Banyuwangi. The trip is started at 07.30 am by boat. Menjangan island is reached in 45 minutes to 1 hour.
In Menjangan island, the tourists can explore of Menjangan underwater with the beautiful snorkeling spots. There they will find Menjangan’s marine biota like coral reefs in different shapes and colors, fish, starfish, and many others.
Do not be worry if you have no experience in snorkeling, Tour Banyuwangi provides snorkeling set like mask, fins and life jacket. To restore the energy to another snorkeling spots, our crews provides lunch that the participants can have while enjoying the beauty of Menjangan island.
If you are lucky, you may spot some deer called Menjangan (Cervus timorenses) that sometimes roam around to hunt their foods. Such mammal is the reason why the island is called Menjangan.
Heading to Tabuhan Island
The trip to Pulau Tabuhan is started at 14.00 pm. It takes an hour trip. Arriving in Tabuhan, the tour participants can go a sightseeing through the 5 hectares island only by walking. In sunny days, the tourists will find the glorious Ijen mountains silhouette in the west end and Baluran mountains in the north end.
Tabuhan Island is the place for selfie-lover tourists. Tabuhan has a beautiful white-sand beach with wonderful turquoise sea surface. Not only take some photos with the ones you love, you can enjoy the island by snorkeling under its clear sea water, with its small fishes having same color with the sand.
The tour around Tabuhan island ends around 16.30 pm where the tour participants head to Grand Watu Dodol Banyuwangi meeting point. The trip to meeting point takes 30 minutes from Tabuhan. In meeting point, the tourists can have their time to take a shower before closing the trip.
The Price of Shared to Menjangan and Tabuhan Island
Shared tour to Menjangan and Tabuhan Island is a tour package managed by Tour Banyuwangi, a tour management and tour planner which having experience in tourism management for years. Tour Banyuwangi manages private tours, small and big group tours, and also shared tours.
The price for Share Tour to Menjangan and Tabuhan Island is Rp 300.000 per pax, a relativelt affordable price for two beautiful underwater tours at once. It is cheap, but Tour Banyuwangi will serve you professionally.
Attracted to explore two islands with their exotic underwater? Contact Tour Banyuwangi to make your deal in Shared to Tabuhan and Menjangan Island.
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Itinerary Open Trip Pulau Menjangan
- 07.30 : Meeting point in Grand Watu Dodol (Pondok Bambu)
- 08.00 : Heading to Pulau Menjangan by boat
- 09.00 : Arriving at Menjangan Island
- 09.30 : Snorkeling in Coral Garden
- 12.00 : Lunch
- 13.00 : Explore the Island / snorkeling session 2 (post I)
- 14.00 : Leaving Menjangan Island and heading to Tabuhan Island
- 15.00 : Arriving at Pulau Tabuhan
- 16.00 : Explore Tabuhan Island
- 16.30 : Going back to Grand Watu Dodol by boat
- 17.00 : Arriving at Grand Watu Dodol, end tour.