Gunungkidul is one of the districts in Yogyakarta which is famous for its coastal attractions, even up to dozens of beaches in Gunungkidul. One of the rather famous beaches is Baron Beach, its place in Kemandang Village, Tanjung Sari Subdistrict, Gunungkidul Regency, Yogyakarta. If calculated from downtown Yogyakarta distance of about 50an kilometers, which can be taken approximately 1.5 – 2 hours using a private vehicle.
The origin of the name Baron Beach was derived from the name of a European nobleman named Baron Skeber, for some reason the name Baron can be used as the name of the beach, the news is still confusing.
In spite of all that, the baron beach remains one of the tourist destinations located in the gunungkidul, the beauty of its beach scenery as well as the culinary tours of a wide range adds to the charm of this beach.
The geographical location of baron beach
Baron beach is actually located in a not too deep bay position, flanked by high cliffs on the right and left of the beach, you can also see the lighthouse at the top of the cliff to the east coast.
Actually at the baron beach is allowed to swim, but must remain cautious and should be supervised because the location of the beach that is directly related to the Indian Ocean causes the waves are included large.
Estuary on the beach baron
At one corner of the beach baron there is a small estuary that became a meeting place of sea water and freshwater, making this beach unique. It makes its own attraction from this beach.
The local fishing boats are also parked a lot in baron beach locations, when not used for fishing you can use them as photo objects or backgrounds to make your photos interesting.
If hungry around the location baron beach there are stalls or restaurants that provide a variety of processed seafood, a casket of fish, lobsters, squid, shrimp and others that can spoil the tongue.
When you want to go home on the beach out side baron there are many sellers of souvenirs and souvenirs typical, you can choose and buy it to be made souvenir typical gunungkidul.
For access to baron beach locations you can use private vehicles or public transport. If not using a private vehicle from the city of Yogyakarta can use the bus to the city wonosari then use public transport directly to the beach baron.