Karimunjawa is an island chain stretching in a northwesternly direction from Jepara (Central Java). Karimunjawa Ocean Park, the home of shipwrecks, a diverse range of sea life and scenic uninhabited islands, is just three hours from Semarang, Central Java. Kura Kura Resort, located on Menyawakan Island, a one-hour boat ride form Karimunjawa Island, is the most up-market facility in the area. Boasting vast white sand beaches, turquoise water and swaying coconut trees, the resort is the perfect getaway for romantic couples, bookish singles and water-sports loving groups of friends.
With water sports its main attraction, the resort provides a wide range of equipment. A diving instructor is available, along with a diving shop, snorkeling equipment, speed boats, experienced boatmen, sea kayaks and paddle boats. Those who are not water people will appreciate the tranquil resort's tranquil environment.
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