Visits to the island of Lombok Indonesia is a fast reverse attraction of big brother, Bali. Holiday to Lombok will show another side of Indonesia. As beautiful scenery, the people just as soft, and the beach just as inviting. But there is something a bit special about Lombok.
Apart from Bali by the Lombok Strait, the island is easily reached by boat within a few hours or, if you’re in a hurry, with the plane. Dangerously close to perfection, Lombok was relatively a virgin in the field of tourism. The people of Lombok are still living in traditional ways of life and a little quieter and more subdued than their neighbors in Bali.
Holidays in Lombok, you will participate in a lifestyle remained largely unchanged for centuries. Is not the nightlife and shopping scenes, Lombok is perfect for those looking for more organic holiday, enjoy the simple, nature-based activities.
All in Lombok time moves on, and a wonderful way to move along with it is to a motorcycle and set off against the freedom to rent to choose where to go and where to stop. Even if you do not remain in Indonesia, a perfect idea to combine two or three day trip to Lombok with your holiday in Bali. Once you arrive, all you have to do is get your bike, feel the wind – and rising! Here are some places you would not want to miss out on your journey.
Not to be confused with Kuta Beach Bali visit on your vacation, Lombok version is also good for surfing, but even more renowned for a wonderful diving opportunity. With a long white stretch of beach stretching for miles and steep cliffs rebuffing the shallow turquoise, romantic view of Kuta, the scene for the rest of your trip.
Desert Point – Bankgo Bankgo
About three hours drive from Kuta rough around the peninsula to the southern tip of West Lombok Desert Point is a surfer’s nirvana. Magic happens when coral, waves and wind met to create what is described as the world’s best waves. Surfing is not pressed it on your face surfing holiday in Bali, but the rest is obvious that only pros. It’s been said that some hardened surfers have given their sport after the waves at Desert Point, because they know they are never based on experience.
Post on the west side of the island, the journey along the Senggigi Beach is no shortage of spectacular. long stretches of road flanked by open sea on one side and views over the hills to the majestic Mount Rinjani volcano on the other side. Stop and climb into a sheltered bay for your picnic lunch and a quick swim in warm seas.
Lombok piece de resistance, and is undoubtedly one of the most impressive sights in Indonesia, Mount Rinajni is an amazing sight. Even from a distance you see the many waterfalls that the slope and shape of natural irrigation is used in the fields below. It can be understood from the base, but if you want to climb to overcome to set aside extra time to travel three days.
The Gilli Islands
Although you will have to leave your bicycle at about travel to the islands are beautiful, the tour will not take too long. Known for their dazzling white beaches, turquoise jewel encrusted third in the sea, surrounded by coral reefs full of marine activity. Life on these islands typically slow pace, and they are the closest to a desert island you will find no stranded!