Discover Lombok, Indonesia's exotic jewel
Get to know a paradise destination, which having escaped from the intense tourist spotlight, is a hidden treasure for lovers of pristine beaches, dense green vegetation and explore the local traditional wealth.
Start your journey with a special acquaintance with the scattered centers of the island, which have to give you special and unique experiences and images each one separately. Wander around Cakranegara, the old royal center of the island and travel through the history of the place. What you will love is the Mayura Royal Water Palace, the lush park of the palace that will give you carefree walks between its fountains, its artificial lake and its impressive gazebo. Go through the Pula Meru temple and get to know all aspects of this hospitable culture that reveals its hidden secrets.
Explore every part of Lombok and be enchanted by the diversity of this place. Wander around Mataram's traditional textiles, the bustling Sweta shopping mall and the quiet Ampenan harbor. Discover the natural wealth of the island with a hike to the active Gunung Rinjani volcano and a walk on the sacred lake Segara Anakan, which are the most popular activities for visitors.
Visit the seductive beaches of the island and relax under the warm sunlight overlooking the endless blue. Walk the golden sands of Mawan, swim in the crystal clear waters of Selong Belanak, surf the idyllic Groupak and head to the tranquil Kuta to watch the sunset disappear into the ocean.
Food and local cuisine
The cuisine of the island is a paradise for those who want to get to know the tradition of the place. Visit local restaurants and experiment with the huge variety of flavors you will encounter. Try the spicy ayam taliwang chicken, the kelor herb soup, the vegetables with serbuk coconut and the fresh timum urap salad with cucumber. Seek the help of the locals and embark on a culinary journey of a lifetime.
The best season to visit Lombok
The ideal time to travel to Lombok, Indonesia is from June to October as then the temperatures are more favorable.
How to move around Lombok
Transfer from/to Lombok
In Lombok you can travel by air with domestic flights from Bali. Your transfer to the center of the island can be done by car.
You can move around Lombok either by bicycle or by car. Arrange early to rent a car at the airport for your own convenience.