Friday, July 10, 2009
Indonesia - Lombok - Gili Trawangan - 2009
THINGS TO DO
Trek to Rinjani – volcano on Lombok
Day trips to Lombok
Snorkel trip to three islands 75 000 rupiah
Surf – board and body board
Cidomo (horse and cart0 around island or to specific destinations
Diving – heaps of professional dive places
Top hill sunrise
Turtle hatchery – but where is it???
Charter boat ½ or full day – fish, snorkel, and laze around on waters, visit islands or combos of these. 400 000 to 600 000 rupiah
Massage – 185 000 rupiah for 90 stone massage
Snorkel off beach and drift along with the currents at the north, east, south and between surf breaks in the south. Best sites are trawangan wall, turbo reef and halik reef.
Walk around and through the island
Nothing – this usually seems the best thing to do.
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650 000 family room
400 000 double room
north, west, south coast and centre
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Kelapa luxury villas
Coral beach II
Blue beach cottages
Beach wind homestay
The beach house
Hotel villa ombak
Inter island transport
Catch inter-island ferry to Gili Meno (30 000 rupiah) or Gili Air (35 000 rupiah). Leaves 9:30am and returns at 3:00 (Air) and 3:30 (Meno). Boat also leaves at 4:00 pm so you will need to stay overnight on the other islands.
Public boat to Bangsal – 10 000 rupiah – leaves every hour once it has 25 passengers.
Charter boat to Gili Air or Gili Meno – 250 000 rupiah one way.
A surf check revealed smaller waves of poor shape. Maybe later. I drove to Bouddi National Park and had a mountain bike ride along the Tur...
I woke early and drove with lights on so it was pretty early. I passed the beaches and there was enough light to see that it was an onshore ...
I had a great wander around this morning checking the surf in a number of spots - Wamberal Beach, Blue Lagoon, Shelley Beach, pelican Beach,...