Lombok Island – The Island of Incredibly Breathtaking Beaches

Panorama of an overhanging palm tree at Nippah Beach on tropical Lombok Island, Indonesia, Southeast Asia, Asia

Are you setting up some holiday plans oversea? I recommend you to put Lombok Island in your list! ๐Ÿ˜‰ Lombok Island is a small beautiful island located in West Nusa Tenggara Province, Indonesia.
The island is surrounded by a number of smaller islands locally called Gilli. The total area of the island is 4,515 km2 (approx. 1,743 sq mil) and the capital (as well as) the largest city on the island is Mataram. Mount Rinjani is one thing that cannot be separated from the island (3.726 m/12,224 ft). This highest point of Lombok Island has a lake called Segara Anak.

Mount Rinjani
The Segara Anak Lake at the top of Mount Rinjani
Segara Anak - Mount Rinjani
Segara Anak – Mount Rinjani

The most interesting tourist attraction of Lombok Island is its beaches. There are Senggigi Beach, Kuta Beach (distinctly different from Kuta, Bali), Pink Beach, Selong Belanak Beach, and many more! And one thing that shouldnโ€™t be missed by the tourists is diving! The incredibly beautiful underwater life of Lombok beach is unforgettable! Lombok beach, especially the south part of the island is also considered to be one of the worldโ€™s best places to surf. So surfers will always be having a wonderful time here ๐Ÿ˜‰

Lombok Diving
Lombok Diving
Lombok Diving
Lombok Diving

Reaching Lombok island is quite easy because it has International Airport which is located in Central Lombok. Talking about Gilli (islets), will you be surprised if I tell you the numbers of Gilli in this small island of Lombok? And sure, each of them has its own beauty! Here is the list of the Gillis! (the first three Gillis are the most famous ones): gili trawangan Lombok-Beach-4-Cool-Wallpapers-HD-1024x768 Lombok-Beach-7-HD-Images-Wallpapers-1024x768 Lombok-Beach-13-HD-Images-Wallpapers-1024x576 Lombok-Beach-15-HD-Screensavers-1024x680 Lombok-Beach-16-Cool-Wallpapers-HD-1024x683

the three gillis
Gili Trawangan, Gili Meno and Gili Air
Pink Beach

Lombok-Beach-23-HD-Images-Wallpapers-1024x576 (1) Lombok-Beach-25-HD-Screensavers-1024x683 Lombok-Beach-31-HD-Images-Wallpapers-1024x768 Lombok-Island-3-HD-Images-Wallpapers-1024x683 Lombok-Island-11-HD-Images-Wallpapers-1024x621 Lombok-Island-16-Cool-Wallpapers-HD-1024x683 Senggigi-beach Northwest: colloquially theย Gili Islandsย (North Lombok Regency)

  • Gili Trawangan
  • Gili Meno
  • Gili Air

Northeast (East Lombok Regency)

  • Gili Lawang
  • Gili Sulat
  • Gili Petagan
  • Gili Bidara (Pasaran)
  • Gili Lampu
  • Gili Puyu
  • Gili Kondo

East Coast of Nusa Tenggara

  • Gili Puyuh
  • Gili Sulat

Southeast (East Lombok Regency)

  • Gili Indah
  • Gili Merengke
  • Gili Belek
  • Gili Ular

South Coast (West Lombok Regency)

  • Gili Solet
  • Gili Sarang Burung
  • Gili Kawu
  • Gili Puyuh
  • Gili Nanggu

Southwest (Sekotong Peninsula, West Lombok Regency)

  • Gili Nanggu
  • Gili Sudak
  • Gili Tangkong
  • Gili Kedis
  • Gili Poh
  • Gili Genting
  • Gili Lontar
  • Gili Layar
  • Gili Amben
  • Gili Gede
  • Gili Anyaran
  • Gili Layar
  • Gili Asahan

(source list of the islets:ย wikipedia) I will let youย know more about the culture of Lombok Island, local heritages, the language, the traditional ceremonies/celebrations andย others, soon on my next articles here ๐Ÿ™‚ Panorama of an overhanging palm tree at Nippah Beach on tropical Lombok Island, Indonesia, Southeast Asia, Asia Thanks for reading and have a nice day! @baiqrosmala *Travel to Lombok Island and want to contribute with your time? These children need to practice their English and would be very glad to welcome you there! Read more here.

22 thoughts on “Lombok Island – The Island of Incredibly Breathtaking Beaches

  1. So, you’re from Lombok, sister?
    Pemandangannya sangat indah. Oh ya ijin ngereblog ya ntar. Nanti mlm sy balik lg deh ke sini pk ntbuk, insya Allah. ๐Ÿ˜


      1. oke trims banyak ya,, nih sy br nongol lagi di blog. Udah 11 hari ga ngeblog krn ada mslh di hp, biasa gak pk modem. Sy main lg ke situ ๐Ÿ™‚


    1. May you have a safe trip sister inshaAllah. It takes approx. 2 hours flight from Malaysia to Jakarta. And another 2 hours from Jakarta to Lombok island.
      Thanks for dropping by to my blog hehe

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      1. I have been to Malaysia before sister but I am from Indonesia ๐Ÿ™‚
        Malaysia is also a nice place to visit, when I was there I felt so comfortable with the people as well ๐Ÿ™‚


    1. hehe iya mba, banyak Gillinya, belum lagi pantai sekeliling pulau Lomboknya ๐Ÿ˜€ Pantainya banyak yang masih โ€œvirginโ€.. Someday kalau ke Lombok lagi, would love to welcome you there ๐Ÿ˜‰


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