This beach is about 11 km from Sibolga. Its location is right along the road from Sibolga to Padang Sidempuan. It is not far from Pinang Son airport.
Pandan is a nice place for recreational activities such as bathing, fishing etc.
There are several restaurants here that offer various kinds of food, especially, sea food. There are also street stalls that sell local handicrafts which are made of mollusks' shells as well as ring stones of different sizes and shapes.