Lombok It is an island that It is located between the islands of Bali and Sumbawa. Tourists are drawn to the great rain forests, the idyllic climate and the wide sandy beaches. Lombok is also a destination that tends to be much quieter than the bustling Bali island.
Most visitors to Lombok are Australians Y western europeans. Traditionally the island was visited by backpackers from 18-35 years but in recent years families are taking over the big resorts that are being built.
Lombok has a series of beaches that dot the island. Hotel chains of Senggigi and Kuta they have very good stretches of sand. The best beaches are in the northwest in the Gili Islands. In Gili the beaches are pristine and there are hardly any facilities. Only white sand and undulating palm trees are found. The Rinjani National Park It is very popular with hikers and climbers, with the rise of its impressive volcano. A number of companies offer guided excursions to the park, which is the safest way to explore the nature of the area.
The shops on the island are equipped with their air conditioning that allow tourists to buy in a pleasant way. The beaches also attract Street sellers They sell everything from fake designer sunglasses to imitation watches. There are also markets in Senggigi, Kuta and Selong. The traditional crafts of wood They will be a good memory of this trip.