Tanjung Bira beach is a famous white sandy beach in south Sulawesi province. The beach looks clean and neat with its beauty and comfort, and it also has clear water. That’s why tanjung Bira beach is very famous abroad. Many foreign tourists have visited this beach in their holiday.
The beauty of Tanjung Bira beach is undoubted. It is clean, neat, and well managed. The soft beach sand which is different from other beach’s sand has made Tanjung Bira such a comfortable beach to visit. This kind of sand is the characteristic of Tanjung Bira beach. The charm is more tempting with the natural panorama in the maritime tropical beach, which will amaze everyone who comes to see it. The rows of coconut trees and the firm coral hill make it more enjoyable. The beach is located in the south tip of Sulawesi Island.
In this Sulawesi beach area, tourist can spend time with swimming, diving, snorkeling, or just merely enjoy the wind blows. In the morning or evening, tourist can also see the sunrise and sunset in one location. As far as your eyes can see, you will be able to enjoy the beauty of Liukang and Kambing Island.
Tanjung Bira beach is located in the south tip of Sulawesi Island, precisely in Bonto Bahari sub district, Bulukumba district, south Sulawesi.
Tanjung Bira beach is more or less 40 km from Bulukumba, or about 200 km from Makassar. From Makassar to Bulukumba can be taken by public transportation, or personal car that is used as public transport, with cost IDR 35,000/person. After you got into Bulukumba, you can continue the trip by mikrolet (pete-pete) with cost IDR 10,000/person. The time needed to get into Tanjung Bira from Makassar is about 4 hours.
If tourists are coming from Hasanudin airport, they can take taxi straightly to Malengkeri terminal with cost about IDR 40,000. Once you reach the terminal, continue the trip by taking bus to Bulukumba or straightly to Tanjung Bira. In Tnajung Bira, public transportation operates till afternoon only. So, manage your time well.
Ticket price for Tanjung Bira beach is around IDR 10,000.
Facility and Accommodation
Facility and accommodation at Tanjung Bira beach is very complete. You can find diving equipment rental, comfortable bathroom, motor rental, and also ferry harbor that can be used to take tourist to go diving in Selayar Island. There are also villa, bungalows, and hotels with affordable rate, and supported with restaurant or eatery place, such as Amatoa Resort.