If you have ever watched the film The Dreamer then you will find a beach in the film called Pantai Mudong. The Dreamer film, which is a continuation of the Laskar Pelangi film, has a background in Belitung Island, especially in East Belitung. So visiting Mudong Beach will certainly bring its own color to you.
The entrance fee for Mudong Beach is IDR 5,000 per person. If you plan to come here try not to avoid the rainy season. This is because the red dirt road during the rainy season will become muddy and difficult to pass if you come in the rain. Because this beach is still natural and beautiful, so as long as you are here you are required to maintain cleanliness and also maintain the sustainability of the beach.
Mudong Beach is also often known as another million, namely Ghina Recreation Beach. Even though it is close to the center of the City of Gantung District, Mudong Beach still has a beautiful and sustainable condition. The character of Mudong Beach is the same as other beaches in East Belitung namely the water is clear and bluish in color with calm waves and white sand. From this beach there is an interesting sight in the form of a horizon that stretches and can be witnessed from various sides on Mudong Beach. If you want to relax, Mudong Beach will make the activity more optimal. This is because in addition to the calm atmosphere, this beach also presents a gentle and cool breeze from the row of Coconut Trees.
This beach itself has not been managed by the local government. Although it has not received the attention of the Regional Government, this beach is still enchanting and makes many people interested to visit it. The most visitors at Mudong Beach will be found in the afternoon and also on weekends. When this afternoon many visitors come here to see the beautiful sunset panorama. In Mudong Beach which has small waves and gently sloping beach contours, tourists can swim safely. Some spots on this beach are also often used as a fishing spot by visitors who come.
Because it has not been managed by the local Regional Government, this has an effect on the facilities in Mudong Beach which are inadequate. Therefore if you are going here it is advisable to bring all the necessary equipment as well as food and beverage supplies from the place of departure.
Mudong Beach is located in Padang Village, Manggar District, East Belitung Regency. Actually with Gantung District, this beach is also very close because it is located on the border of Manggar - Gantung. To reach this beach is very easy because of its location on the edge of the road. Unfortunately the road to get here is not all paved, especially the road leading to the beach which is still in the form of red earth. From Manggar City and the City of Hanging alone, Mudong Beach can be reached in about 15 minutes. While from HAS Hanandjoeddin Airport, you need approximately 1 hour 20 minutes to get to Mudong Beach.