ACTIVITIES THINGS TO DO AT LAGOONA BEACH BUNGALOWS
What better time than on your holiday to experience something truly special and out of the ordinary. Here Around Batukaras region of West Java, offers diverse activities for everyone. such as surfing, body rafting at Green Canyon (just 5km away), canoeing, track to several fantastic waterfalls, fishing trip, or cycle around the rice fields and village.
For something a little different, we have a range of workshops where you can learn about local handcrafting and traditional techniques. The Sundanese have incredible patience when it comes to making things, which results in beautiful decorations and art pieces. You will be inspired to start making your own crafts back home.
Learn new artistic skills with our ABAH, which means grandfather in Indonesian. With years of experience and incredible patience, he will show you how to make traditional Sundanese, baskets. Learn how to make traditional coconut oil.
TRADITIONAL SUNDANES WEAVING
For something a little more relaxing, we have a range of workshops where you can learn about local handcrafting and traditional techniques. The Sundanese have incredible patience when it comes to making things, which results in beautiful decorations and art pieces. You will be inspired to start making your own crafts back home. All activities can be arranged in advance or simply when you arrive.
Weave a small bamboo mat
- Rp 175,000 IDR / person
- Rp 150,000 IDR / 2+ person
Weave a bamboo basket
- Rp 200,000 IDR / person
- Rp 150,000 IDR / 2+ person
Weave a coconut leaf bag (Advanced)
- Rp 150,000 IDR / person
- Rp 125,000 IDR / 2+ person
You can also learn how to make traditional Sundanese dishes with our cooking classes, make traditional coconut oil, or learn how to weave coconut leaves to make a shelter, which is a great activity to do with children.
Cook a Sundanese dish
Learn how to prepare your favorite Sundanese dish. Choose from one of the local dishes on our menu or if you have a particular dish in mind, our experienced cooking staff will teach you how to make it.
- 1 hour: Rp : 200,000 IDR / person
Make traditional Coconut oil
Learn the traditional method for extracting the oil from coconut flesh, which is then used for cooking our delicious Sundanese dishes.
- 1 hour: Rp: 200,000 IDR / person
MOTORBIKE COUNTRY SIDE TOUR
This is one the most exhilarating ways to explore around Batukaras Village. With an experienced local Guide, you can explore the mountain region, food forests, rice paddies and local villages on the back of a motorbike.
Set off on a tour of the local surrounds, villages, traditional home industries on Motor Bike tour, through the rice fields and countryside surrounding Batukaras . Your day trip begins with home industries such as palm sugar and rice cracker production, as well as the famous Javanese ‘Wayan Golek’ (traditional wooden puppets). Afterward we continue to discover green valley, feel like Tarzan, swimming inside a cave, experiencing a cave behind a waterfall, swing from liana root and jumping from the waterfall and feel fresh with the spring water. This Country side tour is on relatively flat ground, so it won’t be too strenuous. There will be ample time to take in all the interesting scenes of slow-paced local life.
- 1 Day tour: Rp 350,000 IDR / person ( motorbike, water, lunch, tour guide, entrance fee )
GREEN CANYON BODY RAFTING
Visit the spectacular Green Canyon, have an exciting Body rafting.
Zoom down an 5 – 7 km long river stretch, navigating through class III rapids set to a backdrop of pristine rain forest, shadowy gorges and through superb jungle scenery .. Before heading back to Batukaras Beach for the afternoon we will stop for Cross a traditional handmade bridge from bamboo (Bamboo Bridge ).
- 1 Day tour: Rp 225,000 IDR / Pax, minimum 5 person, ( Boat, water, lunch, tour guide, entrances fee, body rafting equipment )
Learn and enjoy to fish in a friendly atmosphere! is located in a small fishing village along the Cijulang river.
Experience to fish with local fisherman, watching the fish around the net during night time and enjoy greet BBQ fresh fish in the top of traditional Fishing net.
- 3 – 4 Hours : Rp 220,000 IDR / person ( water, Bbq Fish, tour guide, fishing equipment )
Join us on a magical experience canoeing on Cijulang River, you will share this experience only with local people.
Our local experience guide will take you to the tranquil river and purely undisturbed by mass tourism. Enjoy the most amazing scenery as : Mangrove Conservation, palm plantation, traditional fishing net ( Bagang ) and beautiful Lagoon. This is really amazing experiences to relieve the adventure and unforgettable.
- Durations 2-3 Hours : Rp 350,000 IDR / person ( water, lunch Box , tour guide, canoeing equipment )
This is one the most exhilarating ways to explore around Batukaras Village. you can explore the Country side, region, food forests, rice paddies and local villages.
Pedal out of the city on a cycling tour through the rice fields and country side surrounding Batukaras. See the locals Traditional market in this area, making various goods, from bricks , tempe and krupuk. As well as palms and lush green grasslands, you will see the odd burst of yellow and pink flowers by the side of the road, which make for great photo opportunities. This cycling tour is on relatively flat ground, so it won’t be too strenuous. There will be ample time to take in all the interesting scenes of slow-paced local life.
- 1 Day tour: Rp 230,000 IDR / person ( Bicycle, water, lunch box, tour guide )