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Sempu Island

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Address: Sumber Manjing Wetan, Malang 65111, Indonesia
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+62 856-4910-0851

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good view in sempu, trekking for hours

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.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Surabaya, Indonesia
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Surabaya, Indonesia
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24 reviews
21 attraction reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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
State of Bremen, Germany
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

The lagoon is gorgeous, especially if you haven't been to a lagoon ever before. It's very cool to see how the lagoon fills up through a small hole in the rocks when the tide is rising. You can climb the cliffs to see the ocean. Be careful with the monkey, they are really nasty and will steal your food when... More 

Thank nkriworotow
Sidoarjo, Indonesia
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114 reviews
52 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

its..... like a heaven if you go to sempu island. you must ride a " perahu" maybe 10 minutes, and then you walk / treking at a forest about 1 hours... so you can find the island ( segoro anakan ) . its beatiful....

Thank satriachandra68
Malang, Indonesia
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68 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

A small island located in the south of Java Island. Actually, This island is a nature reserve to protect endemic flora and fauna. Recently, this island has become most favourite destination in Java, Indonesia because of its beauty. Tourist must have a permission from the forestry officer near the island to enter the island because this island status is still... More 

Thank mey_is2
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6 reviews
6 attraction reviews
Reviewed 8 November 2016

really recommend to visit it when it isn't crowded. cause thats when you really can enjoy the sand and the water

Thank Imaduddin A
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23 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Sempu island is the most interesting place ever i visit. There's so many destination u can find, such as Segara Anakan beach, Waru-waru beach, Panjang beach,, beach is very clean and we can do fishing, barbeque, and spend holiday time for hippie happy in this place.

Thank ssyifaur
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172 reviews
91 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016

It was a must visit, and place didnt need any more introduction after these many reviews, but just a small contribution!! 1) Sedang baru is the village leading to sempu island, and there are no public transportation available after 5:00 PM(as on september-2016), plan accordingly. 2) Plan to reach sedang baru as soon as possible. 3) Renting bike from Malang... More 

Thank ShashankA165
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Behind pulau Sempu, you can find paradise on earth called Segoro Anakan. The white sands, the natural views and the reef are fabulous. It is surrounded by the rocks and you can climb over to see the great waves and the views beneath you. If you go to Malang, make sure that Segoro Aakan becomes your must visit place.

Thank martin_edvalens
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3 reviews
Reviewed 21 September 2016

The laguna located inside the conservative forest. It takes 3-4 hours walking on real forest with no steps. No public toilet, store, mineral water provided. Effort payed off when you are arrived at the laguna, very beautiful and natural. you have to go here once in your lifetime!

Thank Siti U
Jakarta, Indonesia
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20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Sempu is officially closed for public since its become a conservation area. We have no idea about the restrictions of the area until we've reached the island. We finally crossing to the island with a guide (you can asked them to provide lunch) and assure the guide that we're not staying on the island.. But.....as we arrived on the lake,... More 

Thank Gita O

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