Green Canyon Pangandaran is located in the village of Kertayasa, Cijulang, Pangandaran, West Java, Indonesia.
Sundanese (local language) gives name Green Canyon Pangandaran as “Cukang Taneuh” or Indonesian means a bridge because it passes through valleys and ravines.
There are a bridge that is used by farmers for gardening.
Green Canyon is the flow of Cijulang river through the cave.
This area is flanked by two hills, many rocks and trees.
Everything is like a natural painting.
How to go to Green Canyon Pangandaran
If you are a Backpacker and are outside West Java then you can use air or land transportation to Bandung city. From Bandung, you take Pangandaran – Bandung bus to Pangandaran station, if by air you get off at Pangandran Airport. After arriving (land / air), you can use mini bus to Cijulang station and then continue the journey using a motorcycle taxi.
To reach Green Canyon from Ciseureuh pier, you have to travel for 30 to 45 minutes by using a wooden boat “Ketinting”.
This ketinting will take you down the river. Along the way you will see a view of the trees by the river.
Things to do in Green Canyon is swimming, diving into the river from 5 meters high stone, rock climbing and is a favorite for tourists Body Rafting.
The best season for swimming is the dry season.
If you take a vacation in the rainy season, the water will turn brown.
Green Canyon Accommodation
Lodging in Green Canyon is also available. You can also stay at Batukaras hotel because distance is very close. oh yeah, if you wanna go to Green Canyon. Make sure to bring enough money because there is no bank or ATM (Automatic Teller Machine).
The proverb says bring an umbrella before it rains. so you only bring some of your money from the ATM in Cijulang before arriving here.
Only available Sundanese food and seafood. There are also some Indonesian foods such as meatballs, chicken porridge, and others.