There are several sad stories in Pangandaran beaches when somebody lost their lives. So you might want to pay very good attention to sign and border for section that you may swim. It’s for your own good and safety.
Nowadays, more and more non-permanent huts are built by the beach. They built the hut for traditional restaurants and shops. But all these huts ruin the nice view of the beach. Pangandaran authority has moved them several times, but they keep coming back. And also because of these huts and its activities, the beach is not clean anymore. The beach is full of garbage of plastic bottles and food packaging... What a shame!
But because of the beach magnet and its wave, you will forget all the minuses that I described above.
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