Muncar Beach

Written by on June 24, 2012 in Java East Java Beaches with 0 Comments

East Java, Muncar Beach


Muncar is a fishing beach where the visitors will find fishermen in their activities. The most interesting event is a traditional sea festival held every 15th day of the month of Sura in the Javanese Calendar, and thanksgiving celebration for year round succes in fishing. The festival includes the Gandrung Dance, performed in an “offering boat” loaded with 60 kinds of offerings, which are release into the sea. The feature of this celebration is called “labuh sesaji”. Beside that you can enjoy the Watu Dodol, combination of hills, jungles, and beach. It can reached by any kind of transportation, and particularly popular with visitors who like to laze on the beach and bask in the sun.

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