5 day escorted tour itinerary

Explore Lombok and Gili Nanggu Tour

Traditional villages and unspoilt beaches

The ideal extension to your Bali holiday, this five day itinerary showcases the best that the nearby islands of Lombok and Gili Nanggu have to offer. Discover local tribes and traditional pottery villages, explore lush forests and stunning waterfalls and take a full day tour to the virgin island of Gili Nanggu with its spectacular beaches and colourful marine life - the perfect spot for sunbathing and snorkelling.

Our Experts Recommend:
  • Traditional villages and unspoilt beaches in Lombok
  • Snorkelling and swimming off Gili Nanggu
  • Explore Lombok's Sendang Gile waterfall
  • Mountain scenery in northern Lombok

Sample Itinerary Summary

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Duration
5 days
Destination Breakdown
Options
Private basis, Escorted
Included
  • Accomodation as detailed in twin or double room with private facilities
  • Meals included as detailed
  • Return flights from Bali to Lombok
  • English speaking local guide
  • All entrance fees as appropriate
  • Air-conditioned transportation in Bali and return boat to Gili Nanggu
Not included
  • International flights from the UK to Bali
  • Any applicable airport taxes on internal flights from Bali to Lombok
  • Visa fees
  • Optional excursions
  • Tips for the driver/guide

Itinerary Breakdown

Today you will be collected from your hotel in Bali and transferred to the airport for your flight to Lombok. On arrival, you will be met by your guide who will transfer you to your hotel and brief you on your programme for the following day. You may like to spend the remainder of today enjoying the facilities at your beach hotel, or take a short walk into the centre of Senggigi resort with its small selection of shops, restaurants and bars.

Overnight Accommodation

  • Sheraton Senggigi Beach Resort

This morning discover how Lombok's original inhabitants live with a visit to see the Sasak tribe who still live in traditional Sasak houses called 'Sade'. The houses are made from a mixture of clay, dung and straw which has been polished to a high gloss, the roof is thatched and the walls are made from bamboo or palm leaf ribs. Afterwards, continue to Banyumulek pottery village where you will see how the famous Lombok pottery is made - it makes a great souvenir. Finish your day at Kuta beach with its white sands and peaceful surroundings.

Points of Interest

  • Sasak villages
  • Banyumulek Pottery Village
  • Kuta Beach

Overnight Accommodation

  • Sheraton Senggigi Beach Resort

After breakfast drive to Lembar harbour or Tawan village to cross with an outrigger boat to the small private island of Gili Nanggu. Spend a full day enjoying this virgin island with its white sandy beach, clear turquoise water and colourful underwater world complete with beautiful corals and tropical fish. Lunch will be taken at a local restaurant (payable locally). Later in the afternoon return to your hotel in Lombok.

Points of Interest

  • Sail by local boat to Gili Nanggu
  • Snorkel, swim and sunbathe

Overnight Accommodation

  • Sheraton Senggigi Beach Resort

Enjoy breakfast at your hotel. Today's tour will take you to explore the natural beauty of the mountain scenery in the northern Lombok. The first stop will be at Pusuk forest, which is inhabited by tame monkeys. Afterwards you will discover the long stretches of white sandy beach along the shores of Lombok. Later, visit Sendang Gile waterfall where you can enjoy the scenery and tranquillity. The final stop will bring you to the village of Bayan, a village where the inhabitants are still following a religion called Waktu Telu. Waktu Telu is a mixture of Islam and Hindu which makes this a very interesting and unique religion. In the afternoon you will have time at leisure at your hotel.

Points of Interest

  • Sendang Gile Waterfall
  • Bayan Village
  • Pusuk Forest

Overnight Accommodation

  • Sheraton Senggigi Beach Resort

After breakfast you will be picked up and transferred to Lombok Airport for your flight back to Bali and either onward to your next destination, or transfer to your chosen Bali hotel for the rest of your holiday.

  • Lombok

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Explore traditional Sasak villages
    • See wild monkeys at the Pusuk forest
    • Uncover the beautiful Sendang Gili waterfalls
  • Gili Islands

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Spend the day on the virgin island of Gili Nanggu
    • Crystal clear waters and white sand beaches
    • Excellent snorkelling and diving