This beach has big waves that are perfect for surfing, especially from May to October. This beach is also famous as G-Land. The letter “G” in G-Land stands for Grajakan, the name of the bay in this beach that has big waves. This beach was also used for an international surfing competition, “Banyuwangi G-Land International Team Challenge”.
“G-Land, The Seven Giant Waves Wonders”. This title is given by the international surfers all around the world for the waves in Plengkung Beach, located in Alas Purwo National Park, Banyuwangi, East Java. The waves in Plengkung are declared to be one of the best in the world. Waves with the height of 4-6 meters, 2 km long, in seven tier-waves fit the left-handed surfers perfectly.
Banyuwangi- Kaliphait, 59 km, reachable by either private or public vehicle. Kalipahit-Pasar Anyar- Trianggulasi- Pancur- Plengkung, about 24 km.
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