Watu Karung Pacitan Beach is nirvana. Charm extraordinary beautiful beaches with coral islands, turquoise sea water, clean beaches with soft white sand, and two surf spots that offer the barrel as well as world-class waves.Travel to Watu Karung Beach is not easy. Hidden at one point along the southern coastline of Pacitan (East Java, Indonesia), Sacks Watu can be reached by motorbike or car rental through the winding roads up and down the hills. One hour trip was no stopping, make wonder how much longer we will get there. Even upon arrival at the village called Watu Sacks, still no sign of the beach. And suddenly there appeared a small boat harbor with decades ahead of us. This place is also a fish auction fishermen around. But the journey is not over because the surf spots are in a different place.
This beach is about 15 km from the beach Srahu, where we can enjoy the beach in Yogyakarta Tritis Parang style while enjoying grilled fish / fries were plucked straight from the sea. Among the road leading to the beach Watukarung, there Jaran cave extends for 48 km, which is one of the longest cave in the world.
Passing through a narrow street with houses on either side, our motorcycle suddenly stopped because the ground suddenly gave way to sand. Ahead of a beautiful beach with turquoise waves stretches. White sand was very soft. Coral islands offshore decorate. The sunlight that shines bright and blue sky make it all the more perfect. Watu Karung Beach is nirvana.
Behind the beauty, Watu Karung Beach proved to have incredible waves. With this type of reef break and seabed in the form of rock, at certain moments Watu Karung Beach can produce barrels that will make the surfer was in heaven. Good surfer with style and natural goofy can surf here because Watu Karung Beach has left and right waves. The place is also not too crowded, so surfers can surf freely pursue. Offshore wind usually comes in the month from April to October, making these months are the best times to mingle with the barrel Watu Karung Beach. In 2009, Indonesia’s top surfers Rizal Tanjung take Bruce Irons, winner of the Rip Curl Pro Search 2008 to try and prove how waves Watu Sacks is a world-class waves.