Woman snorkeling in turquoise water near Gili Trawangan island, Indonesia

Lombok & Gili Islands

Scenic rural landscapes combined with stunning castaway islands

Lombok is a quieter alternative to neighbouring Bali. The main attraction are the Gilis, a trio of islands off Lombok’s northwest coast. World-renowned for their turquoise waters, white-sand beaches, and amazing snorkelling and diving sites, the Gilis each have something unique to offer.

In contrast, the island of Lombok is home to Mount Rinjani, Indonesia’s second tallest volcano, as well as lush forested mountains including and rice field villages, ideal for gentle or adventurous trekking.


  • Unspoiled beaches with superb snorkelling and diving around the Gili Islands
  • Lombok Island offers excellent eco-tourism activities such as trekking and nature walking
  • A quieter and slower-paced alternative to Bali
Within Easy Reach Of...
Lombok International Airport is located near the capital city of Mataram.
Bali 50min
Yogyakarta 1hr 20min
Jakarta 2hrs
Travel Tips
  • Take a horse cart ride around the rice field village of Tetebatu

Hotels We Recommend

The Oberoi Beach Resort, Lombok

Lombok, Indonesia

Suitable for:
Couples, Families, Romance

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