Parangtritis Beach can be included to be itinerary and things to do in Jogja. Almost all tourists know this beach because it becomes the most famous beach in Jogja. An amazing view of Hindia Ocean and black sand lying is to be a favorite place to see a sunset view. You can enjoy the view of this beach from a different side, the high. You can see it from the high in the east side of Parangtritis Beach.
Exploring Parangtritis Beach from the High in a Gupit Hill
When you get bored on enjoying Parangtritis in a common way, you can move to the east to see a view of Parangtritis from the high. You can see a coastal line of the beach from a hill. This hill is called to be Gupit Giricahyo Hill belonging to the area of Gunungkidul. To get this hill, it tends to be easy. Just direct your vehicle to cross an area of Parangtritis Beach. Then, take a road to a south crossing road about 3 kilometers. You will see a direction board directing you to this hill.
Gupit Hill is also famously known to be a Paralayang Hill because it is often used to be Paragliding activities every year. When you arrived in a parking area, you must walk down on foot the stairs. You can see a spacious Hindian Ocean from this hill. The long south beach of Yogyakarta will be seen clearly from this beach. A sunset view can increase the beauty of the dusk in this hill. You can sit down and enjoy the beauty of Parangtritis Beach from Gupit Beach. However, you must be careful because it is not completed with safety facilities and it is riskily landslide.
Seeing an Amazing Sunset View in Gupit Hill
Gupit Hill is often used by tourists for selfie and photography activities with a background of Parangtritis Beach. To enjoy an atmosphere of Gupit Beach, you don’t spend money. If you are lucky, you can see Paragliding sports. In this hill, you can see historical sites such as Sendang Beji, Lengse Cave, Gembirowat Temple, and Gembirowati Boarding House. You can capture your beautiful moments with selfie or swa photo with the south beach background. After you get tired on the selfie, you can see a beauty of Parangtritis Beach facing to Hindian Ocean from the high. A sunset view at dusk is very interesting to explore. It is most waited by the tourists visiting this spot. Don’t miss one of the most amazing things to do in Jogja.