Pathek Beach is located in Gelung Village, Panarukan Subdistrict, Situbondo, East Java. this beach known as Gelung Beach has black sand with calm waves. Pathek beach is managed by local people. Because it is a fishing beach, this beach became the location leaning many fishing boats. In the afternoon, the beach scene is dominated by the activities of fishermen who want to fish in the waters of the Madura Strait. Therefore, pathek beach is also referred to as a fishing beach.
To find this beach, visitors from the direction of probolinggo can take the route to Situbondo and get off at TG Wringin Anom Tigers, kecamatan panarukan. If from banyuwangi, can take route to probolinggo. If from bondowoso, take the route to situbondo and down at the terminal situbondo, proceed towards the direction of probolinggo. From T-junction PG Wringin Anom visitors heading towards the south about 9 Km. Public vehicles available from the T-junction are becak and becak motor.
On pathek beach visitors can enjoy the sunset view or enjoy the typical coastal cuisine while feeling the shade of the beach. Unfortunately, Pathek Beach does not support snorkeling activities, because the water is bit muddy. However, this beach became a favorite location for the traditional anglers. These traditional anglers are mostly seen during the day. Here, the catch of angler fish can be used for personal consumption. Facilities available include lodging and restaurants with a floating sensation as well as pendopo along the beach. Tariff goes to this beach Rp.5000, – for every visitor to once enter.