Gili Trawangan is known for it’s white sand beaches and azure waters, but there exploring the interior of the island has some gems as well. Gili Trawangan Hill is a natural viewpoint on the south-western side of the island. This forested hill is about a 25 minute walk from Villa Almarik and then 15 to 20 minutes up a relatively easy trail. This walk is often overlooked in Gili guides, but we’ll tell you why you shouldn’t miss it on a visit to Gili Trawangan. (more…)
Gili Trawangan is a small island about 15 minutes by boat from the Lombok mainland. It can also be reached in around 2 hours by fast boat from Bali. Being quite a distance from major medical facilities it can be a worry for some people. But we assure you there is nothing to be concerned about as long as you are sensible. Here are some ways to stay safe and healthy and make the most of your adventure while you’re on Gili Trawangan. (more…)
The Gili Islands, just off northwest Lombok, are a group of 3 tropical coral fringed islands. They have a large backpacker scene, but are also perfect for couples, families and divers. Gili Trawangan is the largest, most populated and offers the most possibilities for tourists.
Many tourists visit Gili Trawangan for the palm-fringed beaches, and crystal blue water. But which beaches are the best on the island? (more…)
Gili Trawangan is an island off the Northwest coast of Lombok that is on pretty much everyone’s bucket list these days. Picture perfect sunsets, soft white sand beaches, and world-class diving are just a few of the draws of the island. Tempted to visit? Here are some tips on how to get there and get around once you arrive. (more…)