Pasir Island

North West Coast

Quick Summary

Editor
Rustam Effendie
Category
Island
Area
North West Coast
Airport
HAS Hananjoeddin
Distance to Tanjung Pandan
27 km
Distance to Airport
40 km
Enterance fee
IDR 0
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Uniqueness of Pasir Island

If you visit Pasir island, there is one thing that you shall not miss. Don't hesitate to jump into the shallow sea water especially on North cost of this island. The sea is clean whith soft and truly white sand at the bottom with low slope in a wide area. Please look into the sea, you will find a special creature of Pasir island. They are s big red star fish. These star fishes are spread surrounding Pasir island. The visitor usually will not let the chance to take picture with these unique sea creature.

Description Pasir Island

Pasir Island (Sand Island) actually is not an island. This place is a pile of hirst that only consist of sands. The interesting matter of this island is the hirst will only appear during low tide. During high tide this island will be hidden under the sea. This island is very small, moreless half size of football field. There is no other creatures like plants, except special white sands of Belitung

Special Pasir Island

  • Finding giant red starfish
  • A sandbank with full white sands only appear during low tide
  • Clean sea water surrounding nice place for swimming
  • Close to Kepayang island nice view surrounding

You must also take attention to your own safety. In the South coast of the island the sea current sometimes quite strong, event the sea is also shallow. We do not suggest to hunt the star fish in this area. Please always use your life vest everytime you are in the water, in case you flown by the current, you will still save.

Map of Pasir Island

Things To Do at Pasir Island

  • Sailing in the area
  • Photography hunting
  • Playing together
  • Enjoy the beautiful nature

During low tide, this island will be visited by many tourists as their stop point of the island hopping trip. The scenery surrounding is nice, circled by several small island closed among each other such as Kepayang island, Babi island, Tukong Kelayang island and Batu Berlayar. The shortest distance to neightbour island is to Kepayang island, only separated by shallow sea water as high as hip during low tide.

 

Access to Pasir Island

Important ! Please protect the environment. BRINGING STAR FISH OUTSIDE THIS PLACE IS PROHIBITED. If you take starfish for taking a photo, please do not let them stay long in the air, they can be die. Soon return the star fish into the water after you take photos. The star fish will not bite, neither poisoning.

Photos of Pasir Island

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Comments Pasir Island

  • Rida BIC
    13 May 2018

    Pulau pasir hanya bisa dilihat saat air laut sedang surut. Di sekitar pulau ini banyak terdapat bintang laut. Mohon diperhatikan, bintang laut tidak boleh dibawa keluar dari tempat ini. Pada saat difoto, bintang laut harus tetap berada di dalam air seperti foto ini. Mari jaga alam Belitung.

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  • tya
    19 May 2013

    aku rabu tgl 23 Mei mau dateng,, aku telaat yaaa?? ohhhh ...

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  • admin
    22 Jul 2012

    @fandy: pulau pasir masuk program Lighthouse, Fotografer, Honeymoon dan Laskar Pelangi (khusus 4D3N(

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  • fandy
    16 Jul 2012

    pulau pasir ini masuk dalam paket tour apa ya?

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    • admin
      22 Jul 2012

      @fandy: pulau pasir masuk program Lighthouse, Fotografer, Honeymoon dan Laskar Pelangi (khusus 4D3N(

      Reply
  • Mindah Sulistiani
    27 Jun 2012

    Tunggu aku bulan Agustus akan mengunjungi mu. Kereeeen

    Reply
    • tya
      19 May 2013

      aku rabu tgl 23 Mei mau dateng,, aku telaat yaaa?? ohhhh ...

      Reply
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