BROKEN BEACH + ANGEL’S BILLABONG
– All Details to Know About Broken Beach & Angel’s Billabong –
WHY BACKPACKER SHOULD VISIT BROKEN BEACH?
The size of the hole so huge & amazing.
White sand, blue sea water and the green hills.
SPOT FOR SUNSET
This place is the one of the best place to watch the sunset.
Crystal Bay beach is popular as sunset beach in Nusa Penida.
Visit this beach you will got another sight nearby.
Angel’s Billabong, a beautiful natural pool.
WHAT IS BROKEN BEACH?
Broken beach created by sea abrasion and collapsed limestone hill in million years ago. The local people called it as “Pasih Uug” or broken beach or damaged beach. This hole has 98 meter in diameter and offering unique and scenic view. The white sand, blue sea water, deep cliff limestone, horizon view and the green hills are the panorama of Pasih Uug beach.
HOW MUCH IS BROKEN BEACH ENTRANCE FEE?
2K —> IDR 5K.
5K —> IDR 10K.
BROKEN BEACH ENTRY TICKET
*) It’s not only the beach who broken. But, the road to the beach also broken and slippery. Better you take a tour by a car for safety and comfort reason.
WHEN THE BEST TIME TO VISIT BROKEN BEACH?
April – October.
*) July to September are the most ideal months to visit this beach since it is little rain and sometime no rain et all.
**) If you visit on the wet/rain season, the road to the beach will be slippery and could be danger. Be careful and stay focus when driving scooter on this road.
***) On dry season the road will be dusty because of the car passed the road. Better wear your glasses or helmet with transparent face protector.
6.40 PM – 6.45 PM.
*) The color gradation start on 6.15 PM.
July – September.
*) You need take a small boat (jukung) to go to Manta dive spot nearby the Broken beach.
*) You can not go down and reach the beach because of the deep cliff.
WHERE IS BROKEN BEACH LOCATED?
Village (Desa): Sompang, Bunga Mekar
Sub-district (Kecamatan): Nusa Penida
Regency (Kabupaten): Klungkung
Province (Provinsi): Bali
About 26 km southwest of Roro Nusa Penida ferry port or 1 hour and 20 minutes.
About 17 km southwest of Toyapakeh harbour or 1 hour.
MAP OF BROKEN BEACH:
HOW TO GET TO BROKEN BEACH?
There is no public transport to get there. But, here the way to reach the Nusa Penida.
*) For backpacker i recommend you to rent a scooter to reach this beach and use google maps as your navigator. Otherwise, for comfort and safety reason you can take a tour by a car since the road so small and broken.
**) Scooter rental fee in Nusa Penida island around IDR 70K-75K per day. If you rent for 3 days you may get cheap price.
***) The gas station in the northern of Nusa Penida only, there is no gas station in the southern. Also it will closed on 7 PM.
FOOT PATH TO BROKEN BEACH
MOBILE PHONE SIGNAL:
Poor signal for your smartphone.
*) Use Telkomsel SIM card.
Some restroom and toilet. Better bring your own pocket tissue.
Some simple shops and simple ‘warung’ restaurant.
THE BROKEN BEACH
FAVORITE PHOTO SPOT ON THE BROKEN BEACH
*) Be careful when you taking photo. It’s very deep cliff. Good photo spot, but also dangerous place.
**) Take your time wisely when taking picture, other visitor also want to take photo in this spot.
GET A BIG PICTURE OF BROKEN BEACH FROM VIDEO:
*) You will see another sight before arrive on the Broken beach. It’s Angel’s Billabong. It’s natural pool with the clear water and will attract you to swim and take picture. 😉
*) If you visit Angel’s Billabong on the rainy season, you will found the natural pool fulfilled by brown water because of the mud from the small river. Better you visit it on the summer, so the water will looks so clear.
*) Be careful when you swim at Angel’s Billabong, the big wave can come suddenly. It possible to crash you on the wall or suck you into the ocean. Last year one visitor from New Zealand sucked into the ocean and drowned. Stay enjoy on the billabong but keep alert.
*) Photo source: Pollina Popova.
*) One local people with whistle blower stay and watching on the top of the billabong. He will alert you when you across the danger area. He also will alert you when the big wave coming.
GET A BIG PICTURE OF THE ANGEL’S BILLABONG FROM VIDEO:
SOME ‘SEE & DO’ NEAR BROKEN BEACH & ANGEL’S BILLABONG:
You can combine to visit these places when you visit Broken beach & Angel’s Billabong:
You can also check our recommended itinerary here: Day 15 itinerary.