Lombok is an island filled with crazy experiences just an hour’s flight from Bali. Lombok is just like a magical wonder you’d taste, but one you also won’t tell anybody. This is a secret you’d just share with your friends. Lombok supplies a kaleidoscopic experience that is simple to start, hard to complete, but impossible to overlook. Known for its fiery nature with active volcano Mount Rinjani, do you understand it also includes a charming place for romantic getaways and a surreal pink shore?
1. On the cliff’s edge at Lingkoq Datu, Penyisok Beach
You might need to cross a sprawling area and browse beyond steep rocks simply to get here. However, the scenery of Lingkoq Datu will make you forget about your physical endeavors. You will want to close your eyes and throw out your arms to allow the sea breeze to wrap you into a cool hug
Yes, the panorama is almost too good to be true, but the feeling of standing on a cliff’s edge with the sunlight on your skin might just feel like bliss caused by the energy of character. Following the moment of nirvana, go down to Penyisok Beach for a relaxing walk across the soft sands before taking your trip back.
2. The Miracle at the Mount Rinjani View: Pusuk Sembalun Tourism Park
Do you want to see the miracle of Mount Rinjani’s view but hate to hike? We suggest you come to Pusuk Sembalun Tourism Park, where you can fully enjoy the views of the mountain at an altitude of 1,250 meters above sea level without having much physical activity.
Even though the road upward is windy, you’ll be treated to amazing views of the woods, mountains, rice paddies, and strawberry backyard on the way. As soon as you’re there, you can break and bask in the gorgeous scenery in the pavilions.
If you’re bringing some food to have a picnic, make sure you keep them away from the sneaky palms of these crazy monkeys here!
3. Revisit the Dutch Colonial: Over 85-year Mature Suspension Bridge
Constructed in 1932, this hanging bridge (100m large) in West Lombok conveys its heritage. For example, the good iron used to construct was sourced from Australia, the specialists who built it had been brought from Java, and it’s been divided twice after being struck by a flow!
Its heyday. Played a critical role in linking the remote areas before the streets were created. Below the bridge flows the river, which joins hamlets Kelebut and Nyurlembang. Do not lose your balance while passing through!
4. Fantastic Bird Eye Panorama of Lombok and Rinjani – Pergasingan Hill
Pergasingan hill is one of the wonderful sceneries of Lombok Island. The rice paddy fields placed complementary beside each other make them scintillating. Here, you can catch a glimpse of a much stretching view together with all the almighty Mount Rinjani.
Pergasingan mountain is also the choice to trekking Mount Rinjani, having an elevation of 1700 meters above sea level, and Sembalun village situated at an altitude of 1100 meters above sea level. That means you have to conquer an elevation of approximately 600 meters. The hike up is about 4 hours, so that it will take you a bit of effort up the mountain, and a few areas of the incline are practically at an angle of 70 degrees. It’s encouraged that you camp immediately, which means that you can grab the glorious sunrise behind Rinjani.
5. Unlimited Panoramic Views – Selong Hill
Selong hill is a place to enjoy marvelous views of vast rice fields and surrounding mountains. Additionally, there are various farm areas below you, and they will turn your images bright and vibrant. There are two perspectives in the mountain — one greater than another, but both magnificent vistas. However, you can enjoy these viewpoints only by strolling up to the view within a brief 10-minute!
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