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14 December 2009 2,223 views No Comment

Enchantment of The ‘Sunrise’ & ‘Sunset’

A long time ago, touring has become one of the necessities of life of all people, every human being do tourism activities with their own ways and motivations. In addition to enjoying the beautiful panorama of places visited, the tour is also intended to eliminate fatigue and boredom of the routine of our daily work. And for many people, one of the tour that can eliminate all kinds of saturation is the beach.

This time, we wil tell you about one of those beaches, we will tell you about Umang Island Resort Hotel.

Umang Resort Hotel

Located approximately 183 km from the capital city of Indonesia, Jakarta, we needed about 3.5 hours by car which was then continued by using a motor boat for about 5 minutes to get to the location. Umang Island Resort Hotel consists of an island that is part of Banten province, precisely in the path the Sumur-Pandeglang, Banten.

Umang Resort Hotel

After going through a very exciting and winding trip, we finally arrived at the end of the road. There was a checkpoint attended by two officers. Since it was first communicated, the guards already knew about our arrival. Without any lip services, one of them using a radio asking officers on boat to pick us up. It was a boat with capacity of 25 people!.

It’s Awesome

We finally arrived at Umang Island Report Hotel, which only takes a few minutes of crossing the sea. We were then greeted by all employees there. That was the first impression of “comfort” we felt on the island. An island of fun, cool with white sand scattered along the beach, with shells and small beautiful rocks everywhere.

Umang Resort Hotel

Umang Island is 5 hectares wide with quite dense of tress and lush grasses, that make this island so different from the other islands. Beautiful, cool, full with fresh and healthy atmosphere.


Umang Island Resort Hotel is divided into two areas, namely “Sunrise” and “Sunset”. There are the 60 rooms with natural nuance right on the beach. Every room consists of 2 story. On the bottom floor: television, refrigerator, sofa. There is also a very beautiful bathroom in this floor. There are four jars of clay as a bathroom sweetener . On the mezzanine there are a soft and very comfortable single bedroom and twin beds. It’s a very suitable place to unwind after a few hours during the trip.

Umang Resort Hotel

Umang Resort Hotel

The journey continued on foot through the white sand on the beach. There was also Swimming Pool and Kids Pool provided, a swimming pool which is also located right on the edge of the beach. Certainly seemed very fresh in the afternoon when you try to soak it briefly in the pool. Not far from this place there is also a Jacuzzy. Other facilities available at this resort are: Sunrise Cafe, Beachclub and Spa.

Umang Resort Hotel Pool

Umang Resort Hotel Lagoon

Pulau Umang Resort also offers a variety of outdoor activities such as:

  • Hill Legon The Outbound Adventure. Located on a hill overlooking a spectacular open sea. Area is a complete outbound activity penyelenggarakan ‘back to nature’, with a combination of tracking the hill, the raft in the river and the traditional saung. Backed by a group of nature lovers who are creative and professional in the field of human resource development with the adventure in the wild.
  • Umang Island Summer Camp. Guided by a professional team, offers a program specifically designed outing for the children in order to recognize the potential and strengths at the same time they knows the environment and natural surroundings.
  • Hill adventures, river trip, kids outdoor activities and many more adventurous activities that will never be forgotten. Integrate the activities of natural challenge with a fun exciting game. Everything is done on site with facilities and complete safety.

As a resort hotel, this place is not just for tourism’s sake. Umang Island Resort Hotel is also often used for meetings, company gathering, outbound team building, training, pre-wedding photos, wedding party, honeymoon, or other activities while enjoying the refreshing nature.


For day trips to the island of Umang, you should note the following things:

  • You can use the public transportation of Jakarta, from Slipi Kp. Rambutan – Serang at the cost of Rp 25,000 (US $2.5). Followed by a bus from Serang – Sumur Rp. 30,000(US $3) or Serang – Labuan Rp. 15.000(US $1.5), – then with a mini bus to Sumur of Rp. 20.000, – you can also use the path from Kalideres – Labuan with the cost Rp 25.000, – continued on the bus Labuan – Sumur Rp. 20.000
  • It is important for you to use public transport to arrive in Serang or Labuan as early as possible, because the car / bus bound wells operate only until noon (11:30 GMT). If you pass the time, you had to use a motorcycle taxi(called ojek) with a fare Rp. 120.000 (US $ 12), – from Tarogong.
  • Bring your swimsuits and other personal gear.
  • Maintain cleanliness in Umang Island location, and do not take existed shellfish, corals, and plants to keep the ecosystem at Umang Island.

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