Welcome to Lombok


Surfing

It was Western surfers that first awoke to Lombok's great appeal, providing the germ of today's tourist industry. And it's the island's southern coast they were drawn to. From Desert Point in the west to Ekas in the east, this variegated succession of bays, reefs and rocky inlets provides the greatest number and quality of breaks in Lombok. Unlike Bali, when surfing peaks in the dry season (April to October), Lombok's breaks are usually at their best during the wet (roughly November to March). Kuta, halfway along the coast, is the natural base for wave-chasing.

Trekking

Gunung Rinjani, Indonesia's second-highest volcano, dominates Lombok's topography, and is a magnet for trekkers. Winding up its jungle-clad slopes (which takes a few days) reveals an ever-changing succession of fecund tropical vistas. Once on the summit, the sight of jaw-dropping sunrises and volcanic calderas, and a sense of conquering the entire island, are rewards for the weary. Green trekking initiatives such as pathside trash removal make it possible to give something back to this genuinely awesome, active volcano, sacred to both Sasaks and Hindus. It's also possible to while away a few pleasant hours hiking in little-visited Taman Wisata Alam Kerandangan.

Partying

Aside from the backpacker-friendly hubs of Kuta and Senggigi, Lombok's party scene isn't technically on the island at all, but in its tiny offshore satellites, the Gilis. And one Gili in particular, Gili Trawangan, is internationally renowned for beach parties, raucous hostel bars and blissful beachside cocktail joints. While there's much more to Gili T than layback drinks and excitable twentysomethings, it's clear what many come here seeking.The barely clad young things that throng its streets, hung-over but discussing what's going down later that night, is all the confirmation needed.

Fishing

A less considered way to explore Lombok's briny bounty is to take a guided fishing trip. Whether you talk your way onto a traditional outrigger boat, or go with the bigger boats or more solid safety record of a modern sport-fishing outfit, you can expect bottom and deep-sea fishing for tuna, trevally, wahoo, mackerel, sailfish and plenty of other species. With reefs, sea walls and deep channels surrounding the island, there are plenty of diverse spots to sink a line, depending on what you're chasing. Bangko Bangko (Desert Point), the Lombok Strait to Bali and the sea wall beyond the Gilis are good spots.


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$75 Day Trips & Excursions

Gili Island Snorkeling Day Trip

Northern Coast Gili Islands Snorkeling ItineraryOur guide will pick you up at your hotel lobby at 8:00am then drive you to Nipah bay the nearest port through Gili islands, upon arrival at Gili Trawangan your guide and boat captain will drop you off to Gili Trawangan for wandering and enjoy Gili Trawangan atmosphere, you will have chance to discover Gili Trawangan at your own leisure time as we will be at Gili Trawangan for about 1 hour or as you desire. Gili Trawangan offers you few activities to be exploring such as cycling or seeing Gili by horse cart, knowing that those two kinds of transportation are allowed to be operating in every Gilis.Our meeting point in Gili Trawangan is at Turtle conservation house. After enjoy your time there then we will take you to Gili Meno for your first snorkeling activity from the boat at bounty reef garden. It has wide reef garden and various types of fishes and a big Pontoon wreck sunk down under 16 meters. Next visit to Gili Air for lunch and relaxing. After lunch you are welcome to explore Gili Air for a short time or enjoy your next activity of fishfeeding while snorkel. Hundreds of beauty little fish will surround you waiting for you to feed them. After enjoying all these activities we then cross Gili Air to the closest port Teluk Kodek, about 20 minutes away by boat, where the car is wait to transfer you back to your hotel. End of program

$87 Day Trips & Excursions

Northern Lombok Day Trip

Our guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel at 8am and drive you to Narmada Park where you can see the Replica of Rinjani Mountain which was built by Balinese king Anak Agung in 1727. The replica of Rinjani Mountain used to be the place for the king to meditate in his old age. After visiting Narmada Park you will continue your journey to Sembalun Lawang where you can see Rinjani Mountain very close from this area. Sembalun also known as the main gate for trekking Rinjani Mountain. Along the way to Sembalun you will see a huge rice paddy field and strawberry plantation. Visit the Rinjani National Park office to get a better known about the second highest volcano mountain in Indonesia.From Sembalun you will continue your journey to Bayan to visit the oldest mosque in Lombok. From Bayan you will visit Sendang Gile waterfall which also located in Rinjani National Park area. Sendang Gile waterfall is the biggest waterfall in Lombok and from Sendang Giloe waterfall you will walk through jungle trek and cross a river to visit the second waterfall named Tiu Kelep Waterfall where you can swim in the pool.After visiting both waterfalls you will continue to visit Senaru the traditional village where the mountain tribal live and the civilization of the past century still exist as the part of the nature. After visiting the village, your driver will drive you back to your hotel and on the way back to your hotel you can stop over at Malimbu Cliff where you can stop over to take a picture of 3 Gili islands and Mount Agung Bali if the weather is clear. Arrive in your hotel to end the tour.

$68.13 Day Trips & Excursions

Private North Lombok Highlands, Waterfalls and Volcanoes Tour

With an early morning start, drive along the Northern Coastline of Lombok, enjoy the stunning ocean views as you make your way to the village of Segentar, a traditional Sasak Village. Continue along to the village of Batu Koq, the starting point of your walk to the waterfalls. It’s roughly a fifteen minute walk down to the first waterfall, Tiu Kelep. Enjoy a short relaxing break before continuing on to the next waterfall. Walk through the lush green vegetation to Sendang Gila Waterfall, the powerful spray of the waterfall will have you mesmerized. Heading back to the car park and continue onward to Sembalun Village, situated on a highland with an altitude of more than 1000 meters above sea level, this spot offers one of the best panoramic views overlooking Rinjani Volcano. On the way back to your hotel, drive via Rinjani National Park where you will have the opportunity to see the black-long-tail monkeys as they play around in the forest.

$50 Transfers & Ground Transport

Boat Transfer from Bali to Gili Islands

Gili islands have become one of the best and most popular tourist destinations in Indonesia over the last years. Each island has several small resorts, usually consisting of a collection of huts for tourists, a small pool, and restaurant. Automobiles and motorized traffic are prohibited on the islands by local ordinance, so the preferred method of transportation is by foot and bicycle or the horse-drawn carriage. Diving in and around the Gilis island is also popular due to the abundance of marine life and attractive coral formations. The fast-boat transfer to the Gili islands takes place twice a day from Bali, once in the morning and once in the afternoon, both from the Padang Bai Harbour. Your transfer includes shuttle pickup and drop-off in Ubud, Kuta, Seminyak, Jimbaran, Legian, Canggu, Denpasar, and Sanur roughly 2.5 to 3.5 hours before the boat departs. The vessel is comfortable and air-conditioned with safety equipment and a capacity of 170 people.The trip from Padang Bai to the Gilis takes about 1.5-hours on the sea. You can watch entertainment from the LED TV during the transfer, and soft drinks and mineral water are for sale on board. While cruising, enjoy a beautiful sea view from the upper deck.Your ticket is for a round-trip transfer, and you must inform the tour operator of the day when you wish to return from the Gili Islands, at the check-in counter before your departure.On your return day, the boat leaves twice a day from the Gili Islands back to Padang Bai. The first boat leaves Gili Trawangan at 10:30am and from Gili Air at 11:30am. The second boat leaves Gili Trawangan at 3pm and from Gili Air at 3:30pm. Upon arrival in Padang Bai, the professional and friendly staff will escort you to your official shuttle transport for transfer back to Ubud, Sanur, Kuta, Seminyak, Canggu, or Jimbaran without any additional fee, unless your hotel is outside the shuttle service area.

$62.50 Transfers & Ground Transport

Private Airport Transfer - Lombok International Airport to Hotel

Skip the stress of navigating through a busy airport and enjoy a private arrival transfer. After landing at Lombok International Airport (LOP) and clearing customs, you will collect your luggage before being greeted by your courteous driver who will be holding a sign board with your name on it in the arrivals area. Your driver will direct you to your comfortable and climate-controlled private vehicle before taking you directly to your accommodation or destination in one of the following areas: Kuta Lombok, Mataram, Cakranegara, Sweta, Ampenan, Senggigi, Bangsal, Nipah, Teluk Nare, Bayan, Senaru, and Sembalun.Vehicles can accommodate up to 6 people.

$74.34 Private & Custom Tours

Private Tour: Amazing Waterfalls of Lombok

Your full-day adventure is one of the most spectacular outdoor trips you can take in Lombok. You will be able to reach the overlook of one of the biggest waterfalls in Lombok. Accompanied by your professional guide, explore and discover incredible natural surroundings including huge waterfalls. You will be picked up from your hotel in Lombok or at the Lombok International Airport where your guide will meet you at 8:45am (Flexible depend on Customer request). You will then be taken in a private vehicle to the Tanjung Traditional Market on a 1-hour drive. You will be able to see Traditional Market Activity, buy some fruits etc and take your pictures with them. Head to Senaru Village where two huge amazing waterfalls called Sendang Gile Waterfall and Tiu Kelep Waterfall are located. Upon arrival at Sendang Gile Waterfall you can take a shower under fresh cool water which local people believe that this water will make you stay young. After enjoying the first waterfall it is time to visit Tiu Kelep Waterfall which takes 30 minutes through the jungle and across the river. At Tiu Kelep Waterfall you also can take bathe and swim in the natural pool. After visiting the waterfall head back to your car and the driver will drive you to the traditional village known as Senaru Village to see an old tribe of Lombok then being driven back to your hotel or the Lombok International Airport.