Do you want to travel to Lombok? Lombok is a amazing island located West of Indonesia. If you know about the islands of Indonesia, then you should know that it is very near Bali. Bali and Lombok is simply separated by the Lombok strait and it has almost the same if not more natural sceneries to offer.
What to See
Lombok is famous for its breathtaking places . One of these is its beaches which gives an air of paradise when you’re there. One of the most known locations is Tanjung A’an which is an location very near Kuta Beach. Along the beach are people making a living with sarongs and coconuts which you can enjoy as you watch the waves and enjoy the sun on your skin.
And if that is not enough, you can also go to the pretty Narmada Park. This is a Hindu temple with a swimming pool. If you want to kick back in a harmonious atmosphere, then this is the area for you. Entrance fee is affordable which is only about Rp 10,000 for non-locals and Rp 4,000 for locals. If you went to Lombok to watch the natives then this may be the best location to watch its people have fun with each other.
But if you desire to get in touch with Lombok’s culture, then the bestlocation to be in is Desa Sukarana or Sukarana village. Here, you will see the locals executing their weaving and you can even buy their goods at a much affordable price compared with Sengigi.
Things to Do
Lombok is a perfect place to be one with nature. It is a perfect area for adventurous stuff such as surfing, scuba diving, fishing, trekking and biking. Aside from these, you can also relax as you listen to the sounds of nature. Native women provide massage services which is usually located within the vicinity of your lodging.
Where to Stay
You will see that a cheap hotel in Lombok is not hard to find. In fact, there are lots of them in the area. Places like Kuta have cheap hotels everywhere. This is the reason why the location is very famous with younger or eco-friendly crowds. Other areas where you can chance upon a cheap hotel in Lombok are in the Cakranegara or Sweta area. Hotel murah di Lombok is the best accommodation you can get in Lombok.
But if you are not on the lookout for a cheap hotel, then you should go north of the airport around Senggigi. There are also some classy hotels in Tanjung. You can also rent villas with staff similar to Bali. These usually cost around 0-00 a night. But it is worth it if you want a place that is secluded.
If you are do not know where to stay, then you can use the power of the Internet to search for a cheap hotel in Lombok. There are a variety of websites which can show you the prices. This is amazing especially if you have a some amount of money arranged.
So if you want a different type of adventure or you simply want an escape from your job and explore nature, then Lombok is the best place for you. Also known as the ‘Unspoiled Bali’, it can offer you rich nature and culture while giving you some excessive alone time and unforgettable exploits.