Which Gili island is best for turtles?
You find here the Gili Meno underwater statues. If the visibility is good, you might spot the Bounty Wreck too on the southwest end of the coast. The southern side of the island is also good to spot turtles! The north coast’s most popular site is the Turtle Heaven.
How many days do you need in Gili Trawangan?
We recommend starting with at least 3 nights and giving yourself a little leeway in your plans to add more days on. After all just about everyone who goes to Gili Trawangan ends up extending their stay by at least a day or two.
Is it worth going to Gili Islands?
The Gilis are very nice and definitely worth a visit if you have time. The beaches and waters there are nicer than Bali.
What is Gili island famous for?
The Gili Islands are famous for its fantastic visibility, gorgeous coral reefs, and diverse marine wildlife! You can literally go swimming right off the beaches of Gili Trawangan, and you’re almost guaranteed to spot a few turtles!
Can you swim from Gili T to Gili Meno?
Can we swim to the other Gilis? While it is perfectly safe to swim and snorkel around the Gilis you should never try to swim to the next island, it is much further than it looks and the currents in the middle of the channel can be very strong even for the best of swimmers.
Is Gili island safe?
The islands are very safe but there are incidents of petty crime on all islands but especially Gili Trawangan. It has to be said that most of the petty crimes committed on the island are carried out by people from the mainland and indeed other travelers rather than the islanders themselves.
Is Lombok cheaper than Bali?
Winner: Bali comes up slightly cheaper in most areas, including the cost of day tours and accommodation. As Bali is more touristy, you have more flight and accommodation options, which drives the cost down compared to Lombok.
How much does Bali swing cost?
Bali Swing Locations
|Bali Swing||Ubud||10 USD entry Park entry + Bali Swing ride + Lunch, 35 USD|
|Wanagiri Road Selfie Parks||Wanagiri||4 USD entry to Selfie Park + giant Bali swing ride 10 USD|
|Tegelalang Paddy Field Swings||Ubud||10 USD per person|
|Uma Swing Package||Ubud||10 USD per person|