Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

14 natural attractions in Lombok Indonesia

Attractions in Lombok has become a favorite tourist destination of foreign tourists than Bali. Lombok has many small islands that have a natural beauty that is still well preserved. The lives of people who are no different from Bali, Lombok attractions in highly favored by tourists. Lombok is not part of Bali, but Lombok considers foreign travelers is part of Bali Indonesia. Because many tour packages in Bali linking Lombok as a destination of tour.

Lombok is an island which consists of several regency. West Lombok has a culture such as in Bali, because most of the residents of West Lombok is derived from Bali. Residents in Central Lombok is a native traditions and beliefs which have a distinctive and unique. East Lombok has a population of fewer. Nature in East Lombok is still very beautiful and natural, not polluted by air pollution with a very clear sea water. Almost all of the area in Lombok has great attractions and interesting.

Almost the same as in Bali, Lombok has a stunning natural beauty as a tourist attraction that continues to be developed by the government. Attractions in Bali is famous for its beaches and ocean waves are good for surfing, as well as Lombok, a white sand beach, ocean waves which is great for surfing, and the beauty of the underwater world is amazing, nice as a diving spot.

The following is 14 natural attractions in Lombok which deserve to be visited:

1. Three Gili Island

Three Gili attractions, is small islands and beautiful in Lombok. Lombok has many small islands are beautiful and interesting, but the three Gili island is the most visited by foreign tourists. Due to its position which is closer to Bali, and the sea around the island has a natural beauty under the sea is very beautiful and attractive, so very good as a dive spot. The three Gili islands is Gili Air, Gili Meno, and Gili Trawangan. Most large island bustling is Gili Trawangan, the nightlife like in Jalan Legian Kuta Bali.

2. Gili Nanggu

GiliNanggu is an island in East Lombok. There are white sand, blue water, scenic hills and roads with falling leaves. The island is often referred to as Paradise Island. You can walk along the entire island. Sea water on the island is very clear, from the boat we could see fish in the water. Very nice for snorkeling. In Gili Nanggu already contained hotel as a place to stay.

3. Kuta Beach, Lombok 

Attractions of Kuta Beach, Lombok, has an extraordinary beauty, beaches with clean white sand. This beach is named the same as of Kuta Beach in Bali, but the beach is more beautiful and cleaner than Bali. Not crowded by visitors. The waves were big enough to make this place as well as a haven for lovers of surfing.

4. Senggigi Beach 

Senggigi Beach is beach in Lombok attractions are the most famous. This beach is located in West Lombok. When you are in Senggigi Beach, you can feel like of Kuta Beach in Bali. In addition to the beautiful coastal beaches, underwater scenery is also very beautiful, ocean waves are not too big. Ocean waves are not too big for coral reefs in the ocean is still well preserved, grew up, and down to meet the sea, so the sea waves across the reef will be muted by coral reefs.

5. Batu Bolong Beach 

Batu Bolong beach is attraction is located very close to the Senggigi Beach, the distance is only about half an hour on foot. Batu Bolong is a rock protruding into the sea, and has a large hole in the bottom. This attraction is very similar to the Tanah Lot in Tabanan Bali. Batu Bolong also have a temple built in stone. If you ever visit the Pura Tanah Lot in Bali, then you will definitely feel the feel of Bali in this attraction.

6. Batu Layar Beach

Batu Layar beach is attractions located very predictably with Batu Bolong. So when you visit Senggigi and Batu Bolong, you should try to visit this beach. BatuLayar is a large rock standing upright on a cluster of rocks. This stone shaped like a sail on a boat. That is why this beach called Batu Layar Beach.

7 Sekotong Beach

Sekotong Beach attractions is one of the amazing tourism potential in Lombok. In this beach you will experience a different feel, a calm sea waves scenery with fine white sand and clean. You can swim in peace because the beach is not much visited by tourists. In addition, you can also enjoy unlimited sun bathing. The beach is quite long. If you walk down the beach, you have a beach as such. Because the beach is very quiet but has provided hotel to stay around.

8. Gili Sundak 

Gili Sundak, located in the southern part of West Lombok, precisely near Lembar port. This gili is the place that is very sustainable and pollution-free. No motor vehicles. Has a very white sand and clean. Very nice to place to calm down, relax and sun bathing. GiliSundak still gili islands are in the southern region, the location of the Gili Nangu and Gili Tangkong.

9. Sendang Gile Waterfall

Sendang Gile Waterfall is a very beautiful attraction. This waterfall is located in the village of Senaru, Bayan districts, North Lombok. High of waterfall about 30 meters, this waterfall is quite heavy. You will be fascinated to see the sights in this place. The atmosphere around the still green with lots of trees.

10. Sede Village

Sede village shows original Sasak culture, which is an indigenous tribe of Lombok. The village is located in Rembitan Sede, Central Lombok. One unique tradition performed by the Sasak society, which may make you surprise is that every floor of their home covered with buffalo dung. According to their tradition as it is believed will make the floor to be strong, not exposed to dust and prevent insects from entering. In Sasak village you can also buy souvenirs typical of Lombok, such as bracelets and woven fabrics original made people of Lombok.

11. Bukit Malimbu 

Attraction which is pretty cool when you are in Lombok is Bukit Malimbu. This hill is still lying around Senggigi Beach. from the top of the hill you can see the scenery is so beautiful Senggigi Beach of heights. From the top of this hill you will see the color of the turquoise coast, if you look further into the sea, the sea of green scenic indeed reassuring.

12. Tetebatu

Being on the lowest slopes of Mount Rinjani, Tetebatu a charming rustic with fresh air and beautiful scenery. You can spoil the eyes by looking at the expanse of rice fields and tobacco plantations. Here you can make tracking down the hill to the waterfall. Very similar to Jatiluwih village in Tabanan Bali.

13. Mount Rinjani National Park 

Attractions Mount Rinjani is a favorite for mountain climbers, because the beauty of stunning natural scenery, there is also a small lake called Segara Anak. Mount Rinjani is the second highest volcano in Indonesia with an altitude of 3,726 m above sea level.

14. Narmada Park

Attractions of Narmada Park is located in the town of Narmada, 10 kilometers east of Mataram. Narmada Park is a park that was once used as a resting place and the washing of the royal family of Mataram, such as in Bali Taman Ujung. In this garden there is a swimming pool and a Hindu temple. This place also has a fountain of youth, which is believed to give long life for those who drank water from these springs.

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  1. You have shared useful information for all visitors especially for me. I’m a big lover to see different places around the world. For this purpose I recently came back bus tours to Toronto with my friends. I never visit Lombok Island in Indonesia. These attractions are representing the natural beauty of this Island. I never visit these attractions before but after reading your blog I want to go there as soon as possible. These places sound like an amazing.