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Gili Islands description and photos - Indonesia: Lombok Island. Detailed information about the attraction. Description, photographs and a map showing the nearest significant objects. The name in English is Gili Islands.
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Gili Islands is an archipelago that consists of three islands: Gili Trawangan, Gili Meno and Gili Air. This archipelago is located near the coast of another Indonesian island - Lombok.
The Gili Islands are a popular destination for romantic tourists, as well as for those who love a secluded and relaxing holiday. On each of the islands there are small entertainment and recreational complexes. Guests can stay in cozy bungalows or in a hotel with a swimming pool. In addition, there are restaurants and discos.
Most of the locals live on the island of Gili Trawangan in the villages that stretch along the eastern part of the island. Cars and other vehicle traffic on the islands are prohibited by local authorities, therefore you can rent a bike or go hiking. You can explore the area on a horse-drawn cart.
The islands are popular with diving and snorkelling (or snorkeling) enthusiasts who can enjoy the local marine life and unique coral reefs. Snorkeling is a type of underwater swimming using a mask, snorkel and fins.
Translated from the language of the Sasaki people, who make up the majority of the population of the island of Lombok, the name of the Gili Islands sounds like `` small island ''. The first of these islands, Jili Trawangan, has better infrastructure and more hotels. For those who love deep sea diving, there are suitable places for this. The second island - Gili Meno - is quieter, this place is suitable for sunbathing and snorkeling lovers. The third island - Jili Air - attracts with its wide beaches and unusually clear and azure ocean waters.
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