Besides Bali, maybe you can try go to Lombok Island that become the next tourist destination to be chosen as a vacation spot for the beauty of marine tourism. Lombok is famous for its beautiful beaches. In addition Kuta Beach that you can find in Lombok Island, it turned out there are many beautiful beaches in Lombok. There are exotic beaches that you can visit to spend your vacation.
1. Gili Trawangan Beach
Gili Trawangan Beach is located in the west of Lombok Island. Gili Trawangan is the favorite destination for foreign or domestic tourist. From Mataram City, you can use the transport route of Mataram – Rembiga – Pemenang, and then continue by ride shuttles from Bangsal port to Trawangan.
There are many kinds of activities that are popular in this beach, such as, scuba diving, snorkeling, driving with a glass-bottom boat, touring with cidomo, and many more. In this place, you aren’t allowed to use motor vehicles, it aims to prevent pollution and maintain the naturalness of the marine ecosystem.
2. Senggigi Beach
Senggigi Beach is one of beaches in Lombok that already popular. If you come to this beach, you will be treated amazing views with shades of black and white beautiful sand. Besides shades of sand, the sunset view in this place is very beautiful in the evening.
In the long coastline, Senggigi Beach has two culture locations that you can visit. That location is Batu Bolong and Batu Layar. Batu Bolong is a temple built on the top of rock. Meanwhile, Batu Layar is the location where there is the tomb of a cleric. Seawater in Senggigi Beach is very clean, so you can see the marine lives that are swimming beautifully.
3. Kuta Beach Lombok
Kuta Beach isn’t only you can find in Bali, but in Lombok is also you can find this beach. Kuta Beach is located in Kuta Village, Pujut District, Central Lombok Regency. Kuta Beach has brownish white sand and the sand of this beach is often likened to the pepper.
The characteristic of the Kuta Beach in Lombok is the existence of a hill on the west coast, named Bukit Mandalika. From this hill, you can enjoy the whole beauty of Kuta Beach. The sea water in this beach is also very clear, so that you can see the view of coral reef with your eyes.
4. Pink Beach
Called as Pink Beach because the sand on the beach is reddish, so if you see from a distance, it will be seen pink color. The real name of Pink Beach is Tangsi Beach. This Beach is located in Sekaroh Village, Jerowaru District, East Lombok. The sand beach that has pink color is due to the mixing of the white sand and flaky reddish coral reefs. Not only its interesting pink sand, but this beach is also has high cliffs that can add beautiful scenery. The water flows in this place are also relatively quiet, so it safe for children.
Okay Guys, I think that’s all about awesome beaches in Lombok Island that you can visit. You can come and see directly the beauty of these wonderful beaches. I believe your vacation become very complete after visit one of beautiful beaches in Lombok and certainly you will get many unforgettable moments that you never get in the other places. Happy enjoy your day!!