Things To Do

Things to do in Lombok Island

Lombok offers a magnification with its nature, culture, beaches and a unique tradition. The Island which is located about 90km from Bali, Lombok has become one of the Indonesian popular tourist destinations with a lot of tourist places to see.

Here are interesting places to see in Lombok; Senggigi Beach is located in the west Lombok regency, a beautiful underwater life, you can swim and snorkel, surfing is for a beginner, there is only a small break located north side of the beach(Kerandangan). Senggigi is the most popular place with its tourism facility; Stars Hotels to the backpackers ones, Bars, night club, café’s, restaurants, totally what you need for your holiday are here, tours and travel agencies are around, arrange your day tours in Lombok or rent cars, motorbike(if you expect to see much around and you can manage your own time. Batu Bolong is a Hindustan temple located in the south side of Senggigi Beach or the to Mataram, the temple is famous with its historical of Batu Bolong (Hole stone), it’s standing by the sea and faces a beautiful Mount Agung(Bali), you can have a sunset here. Narmada Water Park is known as the resting park fro a former king in Lombok Anak Agung Gede Karang Asam, the park was built in 1727 by Anak Agung Gede. In previous times the park was used as the resting place and a King ceremony, interesting to see because this park also known as a miniature replica of Mount Rinjani. Just on the left side, there a water springs inside the hut, the locals believe that to keep you young, you have to wash your face with the water spring or Local call “Narmada Awet Muda”. Sukarara is another part of your day visiting Lombok, this is a hand weaving village located in Central Lombok continue to Lombok traditional houses at Sade and Rambitan Village. Kuta Beach is a long beach located South of central Lombok, it’s about 2 ½ hours drive from Senggigi. Kuta beach has a surfing spot at Seger. Seger is a place where the Lombok princess “Putri Mandalika” was suicide, jumping down to the water. The story tells that suicide caused she was confused to choose which Prince she was going to married with because all the kingdom in Lombok wanted to marry Her, She was really confused to choose one and then she was sacrifice herself to avoid a big war between the kingdom in Lombok, she had no idea then she decided to suicide. Now to remember “Putri Mandalika” they held a yearly ceremony called “Bau Nyale” They are together and they believe that Putri Mandalika is coming down as worms,so they catch the worms and eat them for a lucky future. They holding a ceremony in February every year. Tete Batu is a tropical village located in central Lombok, laying down the Mount Rinjani, this village offers a beautiful panorama, natural, you can enjoy your day here. Sendang Gila Waterfall is the most popular waterfall for your day in the north Lombok, Sembalun is located in Northeast Lombok, a strawberry farms combine with beautiful panorama. Tanjung Luar is a traditional fishing village located in East Lombok where you will see the local market sell the shark. Pusuk is a tropical forest in North Lombok, this is the place you will see the friendly monkeys. Mount Rinjani Trekking, Your day in Lombok is more complete with trekking the second highest mount in Indonesia with a high 3.726M. Book your day tours and trekking in LombokSurfing is also your great thing to do on your day in Lombok. The surfing point is located in MawunBangko Bangko(Sekotong). Sekotong also offers a beautiful white sandy beach.

Things to do in Gili Islands

Gili Islands are the main tourist destination for Lombok holiday, Gili TrawanganGili Meno, and Gili Air are showing the exotic and the beautiful white sandy beaches, no motor vehicles, only horse cart, and bicycles are allowed. Gili Trawangan is the popular one and the most visited among the three Gilis. Your day in Gili islands will be complete with beach activities and underwater such as; Diving, snorkeling, Paddle and sunbathing are the most preferred activities on the Island. Gili Meno is the much quit compare to Gili Air and Gili Trawangan, the Island offer a relaxing atmosphere for the holidays, activities on the island is as the same as Gili Trawangan. Gili Air is the second busiest after Gili Trawangan, activities on the Island are Diving, Snorkeling and sunbathing. See more on the Travel Destination menu down the bottom of this site for more review of each island.

Things to do in Nusa Lembongan

Here are some recommended places to visit in Nusa Lembongan; Seaweed Farm, underground house, Blue lagoon, Secret Point, Dream Beach, Mangrove.

The popular activities are, swimming, surfing, sunbathing,  cliff jumping, Island Tour, visit mangrove and underground house, water boom, glass-bottom tour, Sea walker, diving and snorkeling, banana boat and other water sport, to arrange your activities in Nusa Lembongan, you can visit some tours operator around or book online with some trusted online portal or travel agency.