GILI TRAWANGAN (Lombok) – Better Than Bali
Gili Trawangan is a Small island located in the west of the Lombok island (Indonesia), here lined up the three islands : Gili Trawangan, Gili Air and Gili Meno. Gili Trawangan located closest to the island of Lombok, Gili Trawangan is the tourist center of the three Gili. Travel to Gili Trawangan takes less than 30 minutes from the port bangsal because it is located very close to the island of Lombok.
In Indonesia, after Bali, one of the target for vacation among foreign tourists is Gili Trawangan, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara. Gili Trawangan does have a very enchanting underwater world. The sea water is so clear, with the blue shades of green that adorn the sea. Because the water is so clear, you can see the fishes and corals reefs directly from the ship without have to dive. Aquatic scenery of Gili Trawangan is very stunning, crystal clear sea water makes marine lifes inside can be easily visible.
In addition to clean and clear sea water, beaches in Gili Trawangan is also very beautiful. White sand stretches so wide and no waste scattered, all the residents and tourists who come to Gili Trawangan maintain the cleanliness of the island. Motor Vehicles are strictly forbidden to operate in This island, usually guesthouses and hotels in Gili Trawangan rent bicycles for tourists, the is rates vary, ranging from Rp.40,000 up to Rp75,000 per day.
Gili Trawangan has beaches facing west and east. The distance between the beaches is not too far away, can be reached by walking or riding cidomo (local transporation), tourists can enjoy the sunset and sunrise at the island.
In addition to stunning natural charm, Gili Trawangan is also inhabited by friendly local residents. In contrast to the big city where its citizens are too individualistic, Gili Trawangan is ready to greet people you when you arrive at the island.
According to a survey compiled by one of the largest travel site in the world, Gili Trawangan is the most affordable tourist island in terms of cost expenditure per day (including accommodation, meals, massages, etc.) as compared to other tourist islands in Southeast Asia, including Bali.
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