Green Bay (Teluk Ijo), located in Meru National Park Betiri (TNMB), Sarongan village of sub-district Pesanggaran, Banyuwangi regency, East Java Province. The distance is approximately 97 Kilometers from the city of Banyuwangi and 2 Kilometers from the beach of Rajegwesi.
Itineraries if from the city of Genteng towards to the city of Jajag, entered to the sub-district gambiran. After that headed toward to the sub-district Pesanggaran past sub-district Bangorejo and sub-district Siliragung. When arrived in the sub-district Pesanggaran, directly to the Village of Sarongan and onwards towards to the Meru National Park Betiri and the mileage is estimated at 80 Kilometers.
Traveling in the direction of Green Bay, the route passes Rajegwesi Beach which has a very interesting panorama. Several Kilometers before arriving at the green beach, we were greeted with a natural atmosphere along the way because we’ve been in the area of national park (TNMB). Sound of chirping birds shouted to each other make we pep even though the area is quite steep and rocky to achieve the green bay location.
Difficult trip because it must first be through the forest. Even to go to green bay, we still have to go down a very steep cliff through the trail as far as 1 kilometer by walk.
Until the route taken by walk, will arrive at the instructions that reads less than 600 meters again. The direction towards the coast and had to walk along its coastal. There, the trip will be first arrived in the Coast ‘Teluk Damai’ which full with rocks as big as fist.
Challenges that make the trip to fall up through the rocky terrain even still confronted again by a very high cliff. However, there is a path whose condition was nearly closed shrub in the next to the cliff.
However, after about 100 meters traced with the tiring journey, finally arrived in a green bay beach. The first sentence is spoken gratitude to God Almighty The first sentence is spoken gratitude to God Almighty mingled joy considering the beautiful panorama presented by the green bay beach.
Unwittingly, fatigue instantly disappear because of the incredible views irreplaceable once. Stretch of white sand is very clean, sea water is very clear like transparent glass, there is also a waterfall from the cliff wall on the west coast as high as 8 meters and the breeze adds to the beauty of the green bay beach. Panorama of pristine nature with no human engineering, lies entirely in the remote coastal location.
Add to the fun of the bay beaches, in addition there is an unspoiled landscape, there are also many tourist attractions that are close together such as rajegwesi beach, cave of Japan and sukamade beach, which is approximately 97 Kilometers from the southwest of Banyuwangi city. Sukamade beach is part of conservation area of Meru National Park Betiri (TNMB). Location is used as the zone of intensive observations of turtle eggs and release of young turtles is a quiet beach.
In these places, we can enjoy the beautiful natural scenery, cool breeze mixed with fresh air of beach. Some tourists who come in that place usually rise to the top of the hill beside the bay, in order to enjoying the whole of green bay. With so, the beauty of the existing more so spoil your eyes.
Green Bay is a combination of forests, beaches and unspoiled Waterfall. So it can be alternative destination for adventure minded.