Now, Gotravela will now invite you to find the way from Lombok to the Gili Islands. It is an area separated from the main island of Lombok. You can reach Lombok by plane via Zainuddin Abdul Madjid International Airport. From this place, you can reach many famous tourist destinations, such as Sade Tourism Village, Merese Hill, Kuta Beach, Mount Rinjani and many more. However, if you want to go to the Gili Islands you need sea transportation.
Ward : Busiest Port to Gili Islands
Yes, some of those places are interesting. But sometimes people want to go deeper into the nature of Lombok and will not be satisfied before going to the 3 Gilis. Therefore, you can go from Lombok to Gili Islands via Bangsal Port. This place can be reached within 30 minutes from Senggigi. Yes, the name just mentioned is famous for its clean and quiet beaches. It is also a paradise for snorkeling lovers.
Meanwhile, you can use a fast boat from this port to Gili Trawangan. Usually the ship will depart from Bangsal in the morning and return again in the afternoon. You can see more complete information about this on the Bali Gili fast boat ticket.
How to Reach Harbour
Maybe you will think, 'then how do I get from Lombok to Gili Islands? How to get to the Harbor from my hotel?' Don't worry! Because this is not a difficult matter. There are lots of public transportation that you can use from the inn to get to Bangsal Port, such as taxis, motorbike taxis (two-wheeled taxis / motorbikes) or maybe a vehicle charter if you want to be exclusive.
If you are from the Capital City of Lombok Province, namely Mataram, then you will be more comfortable using a taxi. The journey will take around 30 minutes. However, if you are from Kuta Lombok, it will take you about 2 hours. This is because there is congestion in the area.
Gili Trawangan Port
Next, there is the Gili Trawangan Port, which is also the traffic from Lombok to the Gili Islands. This is the main port in the 3 Gili area. As is known, Lombok has 3 famous Gilis, namely Gili Trawangan, Gili Meno and Gili Air. The name that is called first is the biggest and busiest. That place is also the entrance to the other 2 dykes, both from Lombok ( Bangsal Port) or from Bali (both from Padang Bai and Serangan). Fast boats from various ports operate every day.
Then, to go to Gili Air and Gili Meno can also be reached by using a small traditional boat. It will take some time, but will give you a more valuable experience.
So, those are some important things regarding transportation, especially the way from Lombok to Gili Islands. Hopefully, this information will help you to easily reach the 3 Gilis quickly and efficiently. As a provider of tour services and other supporting accommodations, we will provide the best service for you. Oh yeah, you can too rent motorbikes to go around both when you are in Lombok or Bali at our place. All you have to do is relax and get a pleasant vacation experience in Lombok and Bali. (y)