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Lombok

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Introduction

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Lombok is an Indonesian island in the province of West Nusa Tenggara, part of the Lesser Sunda Islands. It is separated from Bali by the Alas Strait.

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Geography

Lombok's highest point is the Rinjani, at 3,726 metres above sea level.

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Cities

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Sights and Activities

  • The Gili Islands - a popular place for beaches, snorkelling, diving and just hang around

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Weather

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Avg Max32.3 °C32.2 °C31.6 °C31.5 °C30.2 °C29.4 °C28.5 °C28.9 °C29.9 °C31.4 °C32.5 °C33.1 °C
Avg Min22.1 °C21.8 °C22.9 °C22.8 °C22.8 °C22.2 °C22.3 °C22.4 °C21.9 °C22.3 °C22.6 °C24 °C
Rainfall280 mm223 mm162 mm108 mm94 mm44 mm29 mm19 mm33 mm110 mm165 mm247 mm
Rain Days2118141697524111320

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Getting There

By Plane

Selaparang Airport (AMI) is the main airport on Lombok, near Mataram.
Several airlines fly to Lombok from Jakarta, Surabaya, Bali, Singapore and Kuala Lumpur.

By Boat

There's a car and passenger ferry between Bali (Padangbai) and Lombok (Lembar), crossing takes about 4 hours.
There are now also some direct services from Bali as well, all of them either via Lombok, or continuing to Lombok after the Gili Islands:

  • Blue Water Express travels from Benoa to Bangsal on Lombok, continuing to Gili Trawangan, taking about 2 hours
  • Gili Cat travels to Gili Trawangan from Padang Ai (1,5 hours).
  • Island Getaway travels there from Serangan (2 hours)
  • Perama Express to Trawangan from Padang Ai, continuing to Senggigi.

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Getting Around

By Boat

To get to the Gili Islands you can travel there from Senggigi or Bangsal. It is 15 minutes to Air, 30 to Meno and 45 to Trawangan.

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Sleep

PropertyAddressTypePopularity
Pesona Bulan Baru HotelJalan Raya Senggigi-Setangi No 11 P O Box 777, Senggigi, 83355, Lombok, NTBHOTEL90
Villa Karang HotelGili Air Pemenang MataramHotel-
Losmen Tjabe MerahJalan Saleh Sungkar - Gang Sawah Ampenan - lombok - N.T.BHostel-
Villa Sayang Boutique Hotel & Spa LombokJakan Sonokeling West LombokHOTEL-
Hotel Vila OmbakGili Trawangan LombokHOTEL-

Quick Facts

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Coordinates
  • Latitude: -8.50689
  • Longitude: 116.6719

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