Separated from Bali by Lombok Strait, Lombok in an island in West Nusa Tenggara. Though the island does not come under the administration of Bali, it resembles Bali in size, cultural heritage and population. Popular for its beaches and surfing spots, Lombok is a great off-beat destination near Bali.
The top sightseeing places in Lombok include the marvellous Mt. Rinjani, one of the highest volcano in Indonesia, Segara Anak Crater Lake which is located on top of the volcano mountain, Selong Belanak Beach, Merese Hill and the Gilli Islands. Gilli islands or the “small islands” are home to three top destinations around Lombok; Gili Trawangan, Gili Meno and Gili Air. Central Lombok, which is home to the Selong Belanak Beach is also the best place to get closer to the Sasak Tribe. Their Traditional villages called the Sade and the rambutan are a must visit in Lombok. Pusuk Village is home to the Monkey forest which is one of the popular places to visit in Lombok which include Tenggara Museum, Mayura Garden and Narmada Park. Pink Beach, Senaru waterfall and Benang Kelambu Waterfalls are some of the other places that can be visited in Lombok especially by the thrill seekers.
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