Gili Trawangan: A slice of heaven in the Sea of Bali
12 June 2016
To catch a speed boat to Gili Trawangan from Lombok, you will need to make a stop at a different location from the well-known jetty, Bangsal Harbour. - Photo by Nur Alya Mohamed
The view of the pulse of Gili Trawangan. The place is lively, well-developed and the main street is a motley mix of tourists from across the globe. - Photo by Nur Alya Mohamed
Night market at the main road of Gili Trawangan. The place is crowded as it is the main public dining spot. - Photo by Nur Alya Mohamed
A narrow strip filled with bars and restaurants along the main road. Picture was taken at 10am in the morning. Normally it gets busy during the evening. - Photo by Nur Alya Mohamed
Bike rental is available almost everywhere in Gili Trawangan. The price for tourists is IDR30,000-50,000 (RM9-RM15) per person, depending on rental duration. - Photo by Nur Alya Mohamed
Horse-drawn cart in Gili Trawangan or also known as 'cidomo' is available for rent all over the island. The price varies, depending on the length of the journey. - Photo by Nur Alya Mohamed
Path around the island. This route leads to the north side of Gili Trawangan. - Photo by Nur Alya Mohamed
Standalone wooden huts overlooking a tropical garden. The room is pretty basic yet cozy, clean and comfortable. A great little hideaway in the northern part of the island. You can even hear the geckos chirping or clicking at night.
Scenery from the entrance of the Gili Inlander guest house. It is located in the northern part of the island, which is a little bit far from the central. The room is basic but good enough for the time you spend there sleeping. - Photo by Nur Alya Mohamed
Les Villas Ottalia, a boutique villa surrounded by lush greenery, a soothing place for relaxation. Strategically nestled in the central part of island, it is situated away from the island's hustle and bustle which is great for total relaxation. - Photo by Nur Alya Mohamed
A picturesque view from the snorkelling point rest area with captivating mountainous landscape in the background. A colorful mix of relaxation, fun and recreation for holiday-makers.
Watching the sun sets and listening to the calming ocean waves on the beachfront of the Ombak Sunset Hotel is undeniably a soothing experience; a refuge from the long tiring day.
Sunset swing at Gili Trawangan is a must do on your trip list. It will be the best 30-minute of all sunsets you've ever experienced!
Nothing beats lying in the sun on the white sandy beaches sipping cold juices, mesmerised by the breathtaking views of the beachfront and everything on the horizon.