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Situated on the west coast of Lampung near the town of Krui, beyond the dense forests of the Bukit Barisan Selatan National Park, you will find Walur Beach, a picturesque beach with vast stretches of white sand directly facing the open Indian Ocean. The beach is located at Walur Village, Pesisir Tengah district, Pesisir Barat Regency, in the province of Lampung.
Walur Beach is, in fact , the continuation of the swathes of sand that are the Labuhan Jukung and Way Redak Beaches that highlight the western coast of Lampung. The three beaches are connected to one another through an asphalt road that is off the main road between the towns of Krui and Liwo.
Entering the beach you will find rows of coconut trees growing on green grassy fields, accompanied by the soft breeze welcoming you to its enchanting ambience. The shore features soft white sand perfect for allkinds of fun beach activities. The water is clear and the waves relatively calm, making this a perfect place to swim. The beach is ideal for a family vacation, where all members of the family can have a good time together away from the bustling day to day life. As the sun sets in the afternoon, nature also displays some of its magnificent panorama at Walur Beach.
Aside from the beautiful scenery, the waters of Walur Beach are also teeming with many kinds of fish that draw anglers. There is also a lighthouse where you can observe the beauty of the beach and its surroundings from above.
During weekends or public holidays, the beach usually fills with locals and their families carrying picnic baskets, mats, and recreational stuff. However, the beach is vast enough to accommodate everyone, so you do not need to worry about lack of space. For kids, building sandcastles or just splashing around in shallow water of the beach is truly a rewarding experience. While those who simply want to enjoy nature, lieback on the soft sands with the gentle breeze indulging your body, making this simply a gorgeous place to spend the weekend.
From Bandar Lampung, capital city of Lampung Province, it is about 250km away or 4-5 hours drive to Krui, capital town of the Pesisir Barat Regency. While from the town of Krui, Walur Beach is only about 5 km away.