Natural baths are always visited by tourists. With the charm of its natural water, this natural bath will indeed make anyone want to throw themselves into the pool. On Belitung Island, you can also go to attractive natural baths to fill the holidays. The baths in Sijuk District are named Tirta Marundang.
The entrance fee to the Tirta Marundang Bath is fairly cheap at Rp. 5,000, / person. Because this Tirta Marundang tour is still quite natural then you are required to maintain the cleanliness and preservation of the area while you are here.
Before becoming a bathing tourism area, Tirta Marundang was originally originally a flow of the Marundang River with a large and wide flow of water. So before being designated as a bath, this location is a river that has been used for swimming. But to make the visitors comfortable, this location is also enhanced to create a natural bathing area. The bathing pool at Tirta Marundang is divided into two with different depths. Meksi has become a tourist area, Tirta Marundang is still maintained as a natural bath which comes from the Marundang River. Thus the presence of water in the Tirta Marundang baths will always remain clean and fresh and constant even though the dry season arrives.
Even though it is a river, the cleanliness and clarity of Tirta Marundang cannot be doubted. Even so the clear water in the Tirta Marundang baths allows you to see clearly the bottom of the pond that contains freshwater fish and white sand. Freshwater fish in the Marundang River is indeed still often found and left alive. Plus the atmosphere that is still natural around the baths, making this attraction more optimal for leisure activities and unwind. The trees around the baths themselves grow lush and natural. From here the cool air temperature will be felt and make our minds relaxed.
The facilities at the Tirta Marundang Bath are fairly good. Because here you can find several things such as a large parking area, bathroom, dressing room, playground (children's playground), canteen, cafe and also flower and fruit garden
ACCESS TO LOCATION
Tirta Marundang's baths are located in Air Seru Village, Sijuk District, Belitung Regency. From Tanjung Pandan City, this natural bath can be reached in about 23 minutes. While from HAS Hanandjoeddin Airport you need about 35 minutes to get to Tirta Marundang Baths. To access the road is fairly good so it can be reached by two-wheeled vehicles or four wheels.