Yacht Rental Bali, Exploring Gili & Nusa Penida Island

Bali has always been a premium destination and a favorite of domestic and foreign travelers. Rows of super luxury villas, hotels, and resorts with eco-green concepts add to the attraction for repeat tourists. Bali does offer magical charm and unique vacations, but you can add a memorable holiday experience to nearby Bali spots such as Gili and Nuda Penida Island. If you are solo traveling, you can reach Gili and Nusa Penida you can use a boat or ferry. For a more private trip, a yacht rental Bali is the best option to reach many amazing spots, including snorkeling and diving spots.

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Yacht Rental Bali, Exploring Lombok

The islands of Lombok and Bali are separated by the Lombok Strait in the west, while in the east the islands of Lombok and Sumbawa are separated by the Alas Strait.

The Sasak tribe is a tribe that dominates the island of Lombok. They live in five areas, including North Lombok, Central Lombok, East Lombok, West Lombok, and Mataram City which is the capital of West Nusa Tenggara.

Lombok is known to have many dyke or small islands. Among the more than 20 dyke there, there are three of the most famous dyke, namely Gili Trawangan, Gili Meno, and Gili Air.

Gili Trawangan

Gili Trawangan or Gili T is a favorite place for tourists to spend time during the day, and relax there while sunbathing. When night falls, you can enjoy a beautiful beach atmosphere with moonlight. Private boat charter Bali offering you to try scuba diving or you can also go around the island by bicycle.

Gili Meno

Gili Meno has a long stretch of white sand beach. This spot is perfect for those who want a quiet and somewhat secluded atmosphere. This destination is usually a favorite destination for couples who are on their honeymoon. There are many accommodations that you can find here, from unique bungalows to luxury resorts with beautiful natural views.

Gili Air

Gili Air presents a different feel from the previous two dyke. This is a place for parties, relaxing, or alone on the beach. You can explore the beauty of this place by riding a horse carriage or by swimming.

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Gili Kondo

On Gili Kondo, you can enjoy the beauty of colorful coral reefs and ornamental fish that roam freely. For snorkeling & diving lovers, Gili Kondo must be included in your list.

Gili Bidara

Gili Bidara in East Lombok is rarely visited by many people, with most visitors being crazed anglers. It has been discovered that this dyke can be used for diving. In Gili Bidara, you can enjoy clear seawater with Mount Rinjani as a backdrop.

Read also: Diving & Snorkeling Nusa Penida, Meet The Ocean Sunfish

Gili Meno

Gili Indah Village is located in Pemenang District, North Lombok Regency. Around it, you can see coral reefs that are still alive, reef sharks, and turtles.

Exploring Nusa Island

It takes 45 minutes to reach Nusa island from Bali. Nusa Penida & Lembongan are popular destinations for tourists, especially foreigners. Nusa Penida is one part of Bali that still survives with its natural conditions preserved.

Popular Destination in Nusa Penida

Kelingking beach

This is the most popular tourist spot in Nusa Penida – which you must have seen photos of on Instagram! With fantastic views from a height to the beach and cliffs shaped like hands, this place is very popular with tourists who like to hunt for Instagrammable photos.

Angel’s Billabong & Broken Beach

Both Angel’s Billabong and Broken Beach are located close together. You can visit them all at once. Angel’s Billabong is the name for a natural “pool”. The color of the water is very clear and blue when it reflects the sunlight.

Cyrstal Bay

Crystal Bay is a relatively easy-to-visit tourist spot in Nusa Penida: apart from the well-paved roads, it is also the closest to the Nusa Penida pier in Bali. This beach is also enjoyable to visit because it is relatively clean and has soft sand.

Manta Point

Manta Point is a location near Nusa Penida Island where Manta Rays or Manta Rays swim. Here, you can swim with the world’s largest stingray!

If you’re lucky, you might even come across a rare and mysterious Mola Mola fish! This fish is quite unique to Bali and Nusa Penida and it’s often in the sea around Nusa Penida and Nusa Lembongan, including at Manta Point.