Since the 16th century the penujak villages have been following the traditional method of making clay pottery(gerabah) and it has remained almost unchanged until today.In penujak there are a handful of art to visit and you can glimpse potters in the process of making their earthenware
Leis on the main road to kuta and is probably Lombok is most renowned sasak traditional village.Visitor can admire sasak architecture including the prominent bonnet shaped rice barns called Lumbung with rooft made from alang alang (elephant grass.woven bamboo walls and floors made from clay and dried cow dung.A range souvenier such as bracelets made from coconut and hand woven sarong are on offer to tourists
Beaches in South Lombok
Tanjung Aan is located 4 KM from main beach of Kuta Lombok, it has perfect white sand beaches and clear water good for snorkeling and swimming.
play annual host to bau nyale the biggest traditional event in southern Lombok which commenorates the death of princess mandalika at seger beach.according to legend the beatiful princess had to choose a husband from among her many suiter.seeing how they all vied for her hand in merrage,she feared bringing war among them and within the kingdom.if she chose one.In an act of sacrifice,she flung herself in the sea and was transformed into the a swam of colored warms besides Bau nyale festival.seger beach sometimes sees good swell for surfer and for the romantically inclined,offeres sunset hill with its beatiful view over kuta bay at dusk
Gerupuk beach is 2 KM further to the east from Tanjung Aan Beach, well known as the top surf location and situated on a peninsula of land that just out into the ocean with stunning views of the sea. There is a good surf school here and no fewer than five surf breaks.
further to the east from Gerupuk beach, there is simple cottages and a charming restaurant sit right on the sand of Bumbang beach for those who wishing to stay a few days, surfing and exploring the eastern beaches.
Mawun beach is located on the west of Kuta beach, its about 30 minutes drive through the hill with fantastic view. Its a spectacular beach with calm blue water, good for swimming and a day lazing on the white sand.
7 Km from Mawun beach, has good right barrels for surfing when the swell is large enough. At other times, it is a lovely beach with impressive views of Gili Lawang just offshore with three pinnacles of rock jutting out of the ocean.
further to the west, the road quite bumpy to reach this place. Make sure to go with experience local guide and good vehicle. Once there you can enjoy very spectacular beach views.
Metered taxi available upon request 24 hours service. From new International Lombok Airport is just 15 minutes drive, you can get the taxi service at taxi's counter at the airport. Or you can use Travel service that you can easy found their counter at the airport
Private Pick Up & Transfer Service
This could be one of the best option if you wish to enjoy your holiday without hassle and bustle. You can pre-book a private transfer service to reputable local tour operator or for an assistances. Traveling in the group and share the fares will make it even much cheaper.
Take a minibus from the bus terminal (Mandalika) to Praya, then swift to bemo to Sengkol, then swift another bemo to Kuta. Prices are change every year especially the "Fuel Raise" in Indonesia also affect the land transportation fares. Tips: use your negotiation skills before entering the car, as if they see tourist, they charge double or even unrealistic fare.
To eliminate hassle and bustle, shuttle bus could be one of a good option, even though travel time can be long because the bus will have many stop over dropping and picking up other passengers from their hub/offices in main tourist attraction like Senggigi or Bangsal Harbour.
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