PanimbangBanten province, in the Western Java region of Indonesia. The district also includes the Tanjung Lesung peninsula.
By carPanimbang is on the trunk road along the western coast, that runs from Cilegon via Anyer and Labuan to Panimbang, and further to the south coast. At the village of Citeureup in Panimbang district, the road splits, with a smaller road continuing to the Tanjung Lesung peninsula and to Ujung Kulon National Park. The easiest way to get to Panimbang from the capital Jakarta is by taking the Jakarta-Merak toll road until exit Serang Timur (East Serang). From there, the road leads via Pandeglang and Labuan to Panimbang. Without traffic, the drive from Jakarta takes about 3.5 hours. However, due to traffic congestion this is usually about 4.5 to 5 hours.
By busA new bus terminal has been developed in Panimbang in 2016. It serves mainly angkots (minivans) to nearby towns such as Labuan, and to the holiday resort of Tanjung Lesung peninsula.To get to Panimbang by public transport from Jakarta, take a bus from Kalideres bus terminal in West Jakarta to Labuan, and then change to a local angkot.
Pulau LiwunganSmall island in the middle of Teluk Lada ("Pepper Bay"), great for swimming and snorkling. Resorts and homestays offer trips to the island from Tanjung Lesung, but it is also possible to charter a fishing boat from the harbour of Panimbang.
Pasar Panimbangaddress: Jl. Raya Panimbang / Jl. Teluk LadaMany shops and stalls, selling groceries, clothes, streetfood, etc.
phone: +62 878 7755 8418address: Desa Tanjung Jaya Kp. CipanonSeafood restaurant.
phone: +62 812 8639 0171address: Cipanon village, Jl. Raya Tanjung LesungSmall homestay (bed & breakfast).
phone: +62 253 802 900address: Tanjung Lesung Kav R 14 ALuxurious holiday resort on the tip of the Tanjung Lesung peninsula.
phone: +62 021 725 4527address: Tanjung LesungSmaller hotel at the beach on the Tanjung Lesung peninsula.
- Ujung Kulon National Park - about 30 km south of Panimbang, this area is known for its unique flora and fauna, including the Javan rhinoceros.