Pink Beach Sekaroh In the village, District Jerowaru, East Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara. Pink Beach’s actually named Beach Tangsi. Referred to as the Pink Beach because of the color of sand is dominated by the color pink. The beach is located in the small village Sekaroh, District Jerowaru East Lombok is part of Tanjung Ringgit, but because of the location and road infrastructure may be inadequate so this Pink Beach becomes exposed to the media and tourists.
Tangsi in Indonesian dictionary defined the word “dormitory” or “barracks”. Somehow the history of the beginning, but if the glance of the state of the surrounding environment, probably at this place was once the location used as the headquarters of the Japanese. This was evidenced by the presence of artificial caves and also a relic Meriam Japanese invaders.
One thing that the main attraction of the beach Tangsi / beach is a sand-colored Pink Pink aka Pink. In Indonesia there are only two pink sandy beaches you know, one of which is located on the island of Komodo NTT. When viewed more closely, in fact the original color is actually a white sand beach, but because it is mixed with crushed flake pink coral reefs, as the procession of nature and flake fragments of coral reefs is then fused and form a pink color, especially when exposed to seawater and exposed sunlight, so its pink color clearly visible.
Besides sand beaches typical pink color, this beach also has a very impressive natural scenery. Surrounded by cliffs – a fairly high cliff with Berugak (a kind of cottage / pavilion) above are provided for the tourists to enjoy the expanse of the sea. The view from the top of the cliff will make you amazed by the beautiful panorama below the cliff. The typical scent of sea water, caress breeze and the sound of the waves that hit the reef makes the heart anyone who visit here to be quiet.
To reach the site Tangsi Beach / Coast Pink takes two hours from the city of Mataram, a considerable distance away. The route is exactly the same as Routes to Tanjung Ringgit, because it is the location of the two adjacent. Only Tangsi Beach entrance is on the left, about 1 KM before Tanjung Ringgit. Well, at the entrance there are instructions / small sign to the left of the road reads “Pantai Pink 50 meters”
Pink Beach flows fairly quiet with very small waves, so cool to play – play and no harm. If you could go snorkeling, then you will be amazed by the reef coral reefs are very beautiful. Although some point coral reefs visible only in the form of the remains of coral reefs have been destroyed by the anchor and the Fisherman’s boat anchor.