Hotel Apple Green
Jl. Pangima Sudirman 104, Batu, Malang, Indonesia
More about Malang
The cave rock at Goa Cina beach
Coban Pelangi fall
On the road to Ngadas
Mayor's office or BALAI KOTA MALANG, Indonesia
Travel Tips for Malang
Bajul Mati bridge
The road to Bajul Mati beach is new and wide, not as one would expect in this remote area. Perhaps it is designed as part of a future east-west coastal route. The one bridge in the road is of unusual design and worth a stop on the way.
Directions: Leave Malang as if you were going to Sendang Biru beach, via Turen and Sumbermanjing Wetan. A few km before Sendang Biru beach there is a fork in the road. Instead of going left, follow the signboard pointing right to "Guwo Cino". Follow the brand new, wide road for about 3 km, where the road crosses a river by Bajul Mati bridge.
When you visit Pulau Sempu near Sendangbiru you can go for a boat-trip on the Indian Ocean. This is an outrageous experience, when the weather is ok!
The boat-trip will take about 3 hours and you may understand why the Javanese attached great value to the power of the Indian Ocean. The strong current is overwhelming, and see the Karang Bolong island (Rock formation with hole). The hole has been created by the forces of the waves and, it is impossible to sail through the gateway. Because the ocean suddenly could rise, when "the Queen isn't that willing" ...