HIDDEN PARADISE of LOMBOK
” There is motto in vogue among tourism official and operator in Lombok:
” Bali can be seen in Lombok, but Lombok cannot be seen in Bali “.
The point implied is that there are many aspect of Bali that Lombok also offers, but nothing of Lombok that can be seen in Bali.
There is much of Bali, indeed, in Lombok. nevertheless, Lombok is definitely a place which carries its own distinct identity
>> 4D / 3N Explore the Hidden Paradise of Lombok Island
Day 1: Senggigi – Senaru
After breakfast at the hotel – senggigi, start to have first day tour to the north of lombok, visiting; traditional market, monkey forest, traditional village of senaru, then check in at the pondok senaru cottage, have free time. At 3 o’clock in the afternoon start for the scenery rice terrace walk, and take bath in natural swimming pool of Tiu Kelep waterfal. 5 o’clock return to hotel.
Day 2: Senaru – Sembalun – Sapit
Having breakfast and enjoying the morning view of the summit of Rinjani Mountain and start drive again to sembalun Village, along the way you will have nice scenery of the rice terrace views.
Sembalun is the village with unique geographic feature on lombok – high, flat – bottom mountain valley, virtually surrounded by hill. It said locally that the people of the area are directly descended from the Majapahit dynasty. Today though its lombok garlic capital.
Then we cross the sembalun bumbung 1,600m high hill to get to Sapit, wonderful small village with great view of rice terraces. Check in to the Hati Suci cottages for overnight.
Day 3: Sapit – Tete Batu – Kuta
After breakfast, having morning walk around the rice terrace.
At 10.00am after lunch, we continue the trips to Tete Batu to enjoy the view of the tobacco fields, loyok (the bamboo handicraft). Then drive to Kuta Lombok, on the way to senggigi we will visit; traditional sasak house of Rambitan. check in at Tastura Hotel and free leisure.
Day 4: Kuta – Senggigi
After breakfast, we go to Kuta and tanjung A’an Beach; these white sandy beaches with clear turquoise water are perfect for swimming and sun bathing. Then return to senggigi, on the way to senggigi we will visit sukarara the traditional weaving village, banyu mulek the pottery village , Summer palace (Narmada temple) and mayura the floating house . Arrive in senggigi at 5 o’clock in the afternoon and check in to the hotel.
Price: US $ 215,- / person.
Note: Minimal 2 Person
- 4 Night Accommodation
- Air Conditioned Car
- Guide & Local Guide
- Entrance fee
- Transfer In/Out to the port
” Come and join us to see more about lombok island and beyond, make your holiday unforgettable”
“…The expedition is exhausting, no doubt, but the sheer size and beauty be seen to be believed. This was definitely a life altering experience …”
Gerrard Neve, Rinjani 2004