How do I get from Lembongan to Gili T?

The only way to go directly from Nusa Lembongan to the Gili Islands in Lombok is by fast boat. This is a great way to get to the Gili Islands if your Bali itinerary includes Nusa Lembongan or Nusa Penida. This way, you are essentially eliminating a boat ride back to Bali mainland from Nusa Lembongan.

Can you swim between Gili?

Can we swim to the other Gilis? While it is perfectly safe to swim and snorkel around the Gilis you should never try to swim to the next island, it is much further than it looks and the currents in the middle of the channel can be very strong even for the best of swimmers.

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Are there sharks in Gili?

Black tip and white tip reef sharks are the most common reef sharks seen around the Gilis, although we do not see them as frequently as we would like.

Is there sharks in Gili T?

Some big stuff that will blow your mind diving Gili islands are white and black tip sharks, blue spotted stingrays, schools of bumphead parrotfish and sometimes even manta ray or whale shark pop up to say hello. Not to mention the great number of turtles. Some even call it the turtle capital of the world!

Is Gili Trawangan safe?

The Gili Islands are a relatively safe place to visit. You won’t face constant scams or pick-pocketing. However, you’ll find a lot of drugs on the islands, particularly on Gili Trawangan.

Where are the Gili Meno statues?

The Gili Islands are three small islands off the coast of Lombok, Indonesia. Just of the shore of the smallest island, Gili Meno, are 48 life-size human statues, formed in a circle.

How long does it take to walk around Gili T?

It takes about two hours to walk around Gili Trawangan, an hour and a half for Gili Meno, and just under two hours to walk around Gili Air. That’s if you don’t stop along the way at a beach bar or explore the side streets. The islands are too small to get lost, so explore away.

Which Gili island is best for honeymoon?

Gili Air – The best Gili Island for honeymoons

Gili Air is the best Gili Island for honeymoons, family trips, and travelers who want to escape the madness of Gili Trawangan but need more action than in Gili Meno. On this island, you’ll find more restaurants than in Meno and even some cocktail bars.

Is Gili Air better than Gili T?

Gili Air, meanwhile, has a more relaxed and easy-going atmosphere than Gili T. The island has the largest population of permanent residents out of the three islands and the most authentic feel to it. Although this is a tranquil and relaxed place, there are plenty of things to do.

Is Gili Air or Gili Meno better?

Gili Air is a perfect mix between the two other islands! It is the perfect place to chill out and it is almost as peaceful as Gili Meno. But it also has similar facilities than Gili T. There are many restaurants and diving schools.

Is Nusa Lembongan worth visiting?

Nusa Lembongan is the most developed of the three islands, has most of the accommodation and dining options, and is the most popular of the three islands for people to base themselves for exploring the Nusa Islands. It also has the best surf. Surrounded by crystal clear water, yep that’s Lembongan!

Are there snakes on Gili Islands?

The yellow lipped banded sea snakes are often seen in the waters around Indonesia, including the Gili Islands and our island of Gili Air.

Is Lombok nicer than Bali?

Bali and Lombok may be similar in location, price and scenery but there are still vast differences between the islands. Bali is majority Hindu while Lombok is mostly Muslim. Bali is a tourist haven and Lombok feels almost deserted compared to Bali.

Can you drink alcohol in Lombok?

Drugs and alcohol in Lombok

The law here is VERY strict when it comes to the possession and consumption of illegal substances. That means getting caught will rarely end with just a proverbial slap on the wrists. We’re talking long jail sentences and even the death penalty for the most serious drug offences.

How long is the ferry from Bali to Lombok?

Travel time (duration) 4 hours (approx)
Departure from Padang Bai Harbour in East Bali
Arrival Lembar Port in West Lombok

How do I get from Bali to Gili?

The most straightforward way to get from Bali to the Gilis is by fast boat. While it is possible to get a fast boat to Gili Air from Bali, most travelers opt to travel from Bali to Gili Trawangan and then catch a boat to the smaller islands of Gili Meno or Gili Air from there.