Update June 2018: Please note that this information might be out of date as we haven’t had time to check and rewrite it. To get the latest and best tourism information, please consider staying at Sari Inn where our manager Hamy would be happy to take care of you. Hamy worked for the Lombok Tourism commission for twenty years and drove for the former presidential family. He speaks good English and remains one of the top experts on the area.
Kuta Lombok Tour: Travel by bus around Kuta when you book a trip with Perama Tour and Travel. Start the journey at a possible temple of youth when you arrive at Narmada. Built in 1727, this palace has a center which is home to the holy spring Air Awet Muda. The second stop is perfect for collecting items to bring back for family and friends thanks to the wonderful shopping. After visiting Sukarara see the beauty of the local pottery in Penunjak. From pottery to daily life, guests are transported to Rambitan where they can see the architecture and daily rituals of a Sasak village. The tour ends in Kuta, Lombok where you can let everything go and head to the beach.
Kuta Sasak Tour: Known as one of the most relaxing spots in all of Indonesia, Kuta has much to offer. Booking a Kuta Sasak Tour with Lombok Tour Service you will get to see the heart of a thriving village. On this tour guests explore pottery making in Banyumulek Village, see the classic technique of hand weaving in Sukarara Village and go back in time to Rambitan. From pearls harvested fresh from the seas to works of architecture this tour is sure to please.
Lombok Nature Package: A two day expedition booked through Optional Bali takes you on a trip to the beaches of Kuta Lombok, to Sakura Village for a lesson in hand weaving, to the gardens and temples of Senggigi, to the open air Gunungsari Morning Market, on a trek into Monkey Forest and a calming afternoon spent sailing, swimming and snorkeling. Over the two days you will cover much ground and experience a bit of life in Lombok.
Lombok Trekking: If you have ever wanted to see inside a volcano, lace up your hiking shoes and get ready for an adventure. On this two day tour from Optional Bali you will spend much time walking in order to get to the summit of Mount Rinjani. This trek is very tough, but filled with stunning views, a spot of tea and an unforgettable sunset.
Lombok Snorkeling Trip: Dive into the turquoise waters of Lombok and get up close and personal with the sea life here. On this three day, two night trip from Optional Bali guests will visit Gili Island, explore a secret coral garden, snorkel around Gili Sudak and even take in a hand weaving class in Labuapi and Banyumulek villages.
Lombok Explore Package: From visiting temples to getting up close and personal with sea life, this three day package takes you on an adventure. Start the tour with a visit to the beaches in Kuta, try hand weaving in Sakura Village, visit the temple in Senggigi, enjoy the open Morning Market in Gunungsaru and then board an outrigger for a day of snorkeling and swimming in the stunning blue waters off Lombok.
Lombok Trekking: One of the biggest draws to the area is not the surfing, but the hiking. There are several packages that will take you to the top of the mountain. Start your trip in Senaru Village, make your way up to the Senaru Crater Rim, go for a dip in the hot springs and then trek to the summit of Mount Rinjani where you will see stunning views of all of Lombok. There is the option of booking three, four or five day trekking tours with Optional Bali.