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Nice coral reef in a youngsters playground

I visited this place looking for a nice coral reef and spend some quiet days waiting for my return... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2017
Julian R
Best beach at Palu!

I think this is the most beautiful beach at Palu. Tanjung karang beach cleaner than Taipa beach... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2017
Shanghai, China
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Reviewed 16 September 2018

I went to Tanjung Karang Beach on my way back from Pusat Laut. Of the two, Tanjung Karang is the more "mainstream" beach, with both a pricey resort and a number of cheaper shops. To my surprise, however, even with the beach being more mainstream...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ChrisW2614
Reviewed 1 September 2017

I visited this place looking for a nice coral reef and spend some quiet days waiting for my return to home. Sadly I have to leave the place hastily because of the rowdy crowd of youngsters having a good time. Do not get me wrong...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Julian R
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

I think this is the most beautiful beach at Palu. Tanjung karang beach cleaner than Taipa beach. The water is clear can see small fish even with open eye, can swimming, snorkeling, banana boat and other water activity. There are few cottages for rent here....More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Joelishzz
Reviewed 15 February 2017

snorkling at tanjung karang beach is so cheap. rent a boat just USD 80.00. rent the equipment just about USD 4.00. it is cheaper than bunaken, but with more beautiful view and easier access.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank rlahuddin
Reviewed 10 January 2017

This beach is about one hour drive from Palu. As the place that managed by the local, you have to pay to rent a shelter, to take a rest. The snorkling spot is near from the beach, only 5 minutes from the beach using a...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank 700deasyc
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Sea water in the beach is clear. Suitable for swimming and snorkling to see various kind of fish and coral. You can rent boat to bring you to beautiful marine spots. Banana boat also available for thrill seekers. However, the local resident seem do not...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Rahman_Priyono
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Beach with withe sand and clear water, beautiful and fantastic view especially at noon. You can see sunset if weather are nice. there's a place you can rent to take a rest and bath after swimming and snorkling. You can play banana boat to. the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank maria u
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

At first I thougt that the beach is well maintained or organized by local people or government but it is not. There are many disorganized shelters that is rented. However, the beach are very beautiful. White sand, cave and palms are completely a perfect match....More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank poespa
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Tanjung karang beach is located in Dongala, at least an hour trip from main city Palu..This place is basically a perfect whitesand beach with crystal clear ocean..unfortunately there is less effort from the local government to take seriously develop the tourist facilities such as good...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Okamah
Reviewed 12 May 2016

We were welcomed by a maze of palm trees that lead to powdery white shores, pristine water, and rickety beach bungalows. Tanjung Karang Pantai (Beach) is located 40 minutes from Palu, it's a great escape from the uninspired city life. We began our morning with...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank kelanabykayla
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