How do I get from Lombok airport to Gili Trawangan?
How to go gili Trawangan from lombok airport
- Public boat(pro-very cheap ,con-no life jacket and need to wait till boat full to depart,take about 40min)
- Fast boat(Pro-every one hour got boat,con-take about 30mins)
- Private charter boat (Pro -fast and good,con-very high price,15min to reach)
How long does it take to get to the Gili Islands from Lombok?
GETTING TO THE GILI ISLANDS FROM LOMBOK is a short 35 minute fast boat ride, right to the island of your choice. But if you have time to spare and you want to experience how the locals live, then jump on the public boats from Bangsal Harbour.
How do you get from Lombok to Gili Meno?
The public ferry is by far the cheapest way to get to the Gilis from Lombok. Ferries depart from Bangsal, around 25km north of Senggigi. They depart at irregular intervals throughout the day, between around 7.30am and 4.30pm.
How long from Lombok Airport to Gili Trawangan?
Car and Speed Boat Transfer The drive is approximatley 1 hour 45 minutes and the crossing to Gili Trawangan is approxiamtely 15 minutes.
How do you get around Gili?
Getting around Most tourists rent their own bicycle to get around the small islands or simply hail a horse cart (or cidomo, as locals call it). It takes less than two hours to walk around Gili Trawangan, the biggest of the three Gilis.
Which Gili island is best to stay on?
Gili Air is the best Gili Island for honeymoons, family trips, and travelers who want to escape the madness of Gili Trawangan but need more action than in Gili Meno. On this island, you’ll find more restaurants than in Meno and even some cocktail bars. However, the mood is totally different from GiliT.
Are Gili Islands worth visiting?
The Gili Islands are surely one of the most breathtaking destinations in Indonesia. That’s really saying something! But there are pristine sands of pure white, turquoise seas filled with turtles, coral gardens, and pockets of lush palm trees stringing along the coast, so it’s all justified.
Can you swim from Gili T to Gili Meno?
Can we swim to the other Gilis? While it is perfectly safe to swim and snorkel around the Gilis you should never try to swim to the next island, it is much further than it looks and the currents in the middle of the channel can be very strong even for the best of swimmers.
How do you get to Gili Trawangan?
There isn’t an airport on Gili Trawangan, so you’ll have to get there by boat. You can catch a boat from either Lombok or Bali with relative ease. If you’re heading to Gili Meno or Gili Air, these options will also bring you there.
How many days in Lombok is enough?
For your first trip to Lombok, 3 days to a 1 week Lombok itinerary would be great. Of course, you can stay longer, but it will all depend on how much you want to do and what pace you’re happy to have.
Is Gili T worth visiting?
Are there sharks in the Gili Islands?
Black tip and white tip reef sharks are the most common reef sharks seen around the Gilis, although we do not see them as frequently as we would like. Sharks are a critical part of the underwater ecosystem and have a very unfair reputation among humans due to popular myths propagated by Hollywood movies.
Which is the best Gili island to stay on?
Gili Air is the best Gili Island for honeymoons, family trips, and travelers who want to escape the madness of Gili Trawangan but need more action than in Gili Meno. On this island, you’ll find more restaurants than in Meno and even some cocktail bars.
Is Gili Meno worth visiting?
Gili Meno is definitely the least visited of the three Gili Islands. It is one of the few places in the Bali-Lombok region where you can truly feel remote and away from mass tourism. Whether you go for a day trip or spend a few nights it will be a unique and worthwhile visit.
How much is fast boat from Bali to Lombok?
3 ways to travel from Bali to Lombok
|Flight||40 minutes||635,000 IDR ($43)|
|Fast boat*||1.5-3.5 hours||300,000 IDR ($20)|
|Slow ferry||4-8 hours||57,000 IDR ($3.85)|
Is Gili T expensive?
You should plan to spend around Rp463,184 ($32) per day on your vacation in Gili Trawangan, which is the average daily price based on the expenses of other visitors. Past travelers have spent, on average, Rp92,988 ($6.40) on meals for one day and Rp35,536 ($2.45) on local transportation.