Lombok Island fame for its beautiful white sand beach that becoming a legend. Even if located near the Bali Island, Lombok sharing different characteristic than its neighbor. Lombok offering mixed atmosphere of the green mountain with a dry savanna. Sure, vacation in Lombok will be adventurous vacation since most of the place are still natural and undiscovered. It is a perfect place for traveler who love adventure and nature. And, here’s few remarkable place that fame for its beauty in Lombok.
For you who love snorkeling and diving, Gili Islands are perfect place. Gili Islands has of three different islands, which are Gili Trawangan, Gili Air, and Gili Meno. Gili Air is the closest islands to Lombok Island, and also the most well-developed than the other. Gili Air is popular for its dive school. Gili Trawangan is known as party island and also the largest island compared to the other two. Popular with its diving centre. And, the last is Gili Meno which located between Gili Air and Gili Trawangan. It is the most quiet island than another two.
If you already have enough diving and snorkeling, you can come to Mount Rinjani to explore the beauty of the second highest mountain in Indonesia. The beautiful panorama on the top and calming tropical forest on the mid, hypnotize hundreds of trekkers come to Lombok Island each year. Perfect place for professional trekker that looking for challenging adventure. Just remember to not hiking on rainy season.
Senggigi is the most famous destination on Lombok Island. Known as beach resort where you can find nice and luxurious accommodation in Lombok. Just like another, in here, you can do all water activities like sea kayak, diving, and snorkeling. The beach in Senggigi is superb. With white sand and relaxing atmosphere, it is nice place to stay. Not only offering water activities, Senggigi also provide you scenic drive to see traditional rural activities of local people.
And the last is Kuta. Even if its have similar name with Kuta beach in Bali, but both of them have very different characteristic. Kuta in Bali is kind of busy place, but Kuta in Lombok is coastal town with beautiful panorama of cliff and mountain. The beach is one of the most beautiful in Indonesia with a world class wave. The tourism is still natural that perfect for nature lover. Kuta beach is popular among the surfer.