G land in The Plengkung Beach Alas Purwo
G land Alas Purwo Indonesia is most proud of the Plengkung Beach at the eastern tip of Java Island. Aside from its enchanting natural beauty, the long curving coast line here is recognized as one of the best surfing sites on the face of the earth. More familiarly known among world’s renowned international surfers as G-land, the beach, located in the Banyuwangi Regency, is a paradise for surfers offering some of the most outstanding waves in the world.
G land in The Plengkung Beach
For, Plengkung Beach is dubbed “The Seven Giant Waves Wonder” by international surfers for its legendary 7 rolls of waves that can reach up to 6 meters high in G Land Alas Purwo.
The popular name G-Land it self is said to have been given by surfers, where the G is said to refer to three different meanings; “Great”, “Green” or “Green Land”, and “Grajagan”. There are also others who suggest that the name G-Land was given because of the curving coast of Plengkung Beach that resembles the letter “G”.
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