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World community has recognized the natural beauty of Indonesia. Besides Bali which is become an icon of Indonesia. There’s one area that became popular in the last five years, it is Gili Trawangan in Lombok, Nusa Tenggara Barat. Yessss, Gili Trawangan provide you with such beauty that makes it a good choice for family vacation destination if you prefer to visit Indonesia. Beside Gili Trawangan you can also visit Gili Air and Gili Meno. All three island are beautiful and interesting islands, includes the beautiful underwater world, white beaches and friendly people.
If you’ve never been there, here are 8 reasons why Gili Trawangan is worth visiting :
1. Beautifull underwater world
Gili Trawangan, Lombok does have beautifull underwater world. The sea is so clear, blue-green color and peacefull. Because the sea is so clear, so you can see fish and coral reefs from directly above the sailing ship, without having to dive.
But if you want to enjoy the underwater world, you can try to dive. You can rent diving equipment in there. You will find a variety of colorful fish and coral reefs are also different in other places. In conclusion, the underwater of Gili Trawangan was remarkable.
2. Polutions Free
This is the benefits of Gili Trawangan compared to another island in Indonesia. No vehicles are allowed to operate there. Instead, the transportation are bicycles and cidomo. Cidomo is a kind of typical vehicle from Lombok, Nusa Tenggara Barat.
3. The beach is clean
In addition to the sea that was clean, the beach on Gili Trawangan is also clean too. There is no garbage along the beach. It is true, the entire population and the tourists who come to the Gili islands maintance the cleanliness of the beach. So do not be surprised if the beach is so clean and shiny when exposed to sunlight.
4. Sunset and Sunrise
Gili Trawangan has beach in the west and east. The distance between the beach is not too far away. Simply walk or ride cidomo, tourists can enjoy the sunset and sunrise from the island. The sunset in Gili Trawangan is so romantic.
5. Three islands
Gili Trawangan including in Gili Indah Village Lombok. The island is between two other island, namely Gili Air and Gili Meno. If you vacation in Gili Trawangan, you can also enjoy the two other island.
Simply ride a boat for about 15 minutes, you can visit to Gili Air and then cross again to Gili Meno. Usually, tourists who come to two island will spend more time for enjoying the underwater world. Underwater in Gili Air and Gili Meno are not less beautiful as the one in Gili Trawangan.
6. Friendly Societies
In addition to the clean nature underwater, one of the attractions is Gili Trawangan are friendly residents . Try around to Gili Trawangan on foot, you will be greeted warmly by every people that you meet. You don’t have to fear getting lost, because resident people will help you to find your way home.
7. Nightlife in Central
Enjoy the nightlife in Central is very impressive. Lined bars and frenetic music ready to turn your night on Gili Trawangan to be festive.
Central or so-called art market in Gili Trawangan, starting at dusk. The market is shaped like a large street facing the beach with kiosks and bars on either side. The most appropriate time to come to Central is at night around 9 PM. At that time, all the bars and shops along the art market is already open.
8. Adequate accommodation
There are lot of resorts that offer a packages in Gili Trawangan, and can be adapted to your budget. You will found cheap accommodation for backpackers, until a five star resort here.
If you already know all these reasons, immediately prepare your baggage for visit to Gili Trawangan as soon as posible.