Gerupuk Bay

Gerupuk Bay is considered to be one of Lombok’s surfing hotspots. No matter what skill level you are at, the waves are consistent throughout the year. The bay offers a variety of spots to surf at, perfect for beginner to advanced levels. Gerupuk Bay is a beautiful place to spend the day learning to surf. After some time in the water, visit the incredible vantage point from the bay to access views across the coastline.  

Providing an incredible glimpse into the local culture, Gerupuk is a fisherman’s village set seven kilometres from Kuta. Gerupuk brings an insight into the local Sasak culture and how they live off the land through fishing. Surrounding the town are hotels and cafes, as well as homestays. The area can be located by car or motorbike from Kuta. The locals have a relaxed nature, and the town provides necessities for travellers to utilise.

Best sunrise spots in Lombok

Sunrise is the most beautiful sight you can see at dawn. It feels incomplete when it comes to Lombok without doing sunrise hunting. The reason, Lombok is a small island with a very beautiful scenery. Besides visiting its wonderful beaches, you can also hunt sunrise at some places in Lombok with your friends. Do not forget to set up the best camera you have. You might get the best sceneries that you haven’t seen before. Here is the best place to hunt sunrise in Lombok.

  1. Segara Anak Lake in Rinjani Mountain

Mount Rinjani is only for those who are experienced climbing the mountain. It is not easy to get the golden sunrise from the top of Rinjani and the Segara Anak Lake Caldera. You also have to be tough, because once up, meaning no word complaining.

Being one of the highest peaks in Indonesia, Rinjani is not just an easy challenge to conquer. Thus, Sunrise from the top of Rinjani is very expensive because it is obtained through a struggle that is not easy. From the top of this Rinjani you can capture the most beautiful sunrise from Eastern Indonesia.

  1. Gili Trawangan

Gili Trawangan is not only beautiful. If you can not climb Rinjani, you just cross the ocean to be in Gili Trawangan. You can enjoy sunrise at once beautiful sunset. To be more satisfied you can climb a hill in Gili Trawangan. Moreover, the calm wave there makes the view more beautiful

Your social media page will be more beautiful if decorated with sunrise from Gili Trawangan. Anyone would be jealous to see it.

  1. Tanjung Ringgit

Tanjung Ringgit has the privilege of seeing the sunrise from here. You will see at once two beautiful scenery of syahdu, Rinjani and Sumbawa Island. The existence of the hills on the coast of Cape Ringgit into its own charm, because you can enjoy the sunrise accompanied by the beach breeze that gently hit in the morning.

Beautiful scenery there can be enjoyed with a beautiful backdrop. In addition visitors can see Mount Rinjani as well as Sumbawa Island from Tanjung Ringgit. So the scenery there will be more interesting and beautiful. In addition, the hills on the coast of Lombok will add beauty to the atmosphere of the morning. As the sun begins to emerge, its light will warm the atmosphere at Tanjung Ringgit. You can build a tent and camp there to wait for the sun to rise the next morning.

  1. Sire Medana Beach

The beach which is located on the north of Lombok is very interesting. One of them is the charm of Sire Medana beach. The waves on this beach is not too big, is perfect for you who already have family and children who often love to play on the beach.

The privilege of seeing the sunrise here is because the sun will arise from behind Mount Rinjani. Prepare enough equipment so you can catch the sunrise perfectly. Do not let you wake up early.

  1. Labuan Haji

Sunrise on the Beach is different. Even sometimes people who see it can not tell whether it is sunrise or sunset. Labuhan Haji Beach is included favorite spot of the traveler who likes hunting sunrise. You should bring your best camera to take some good views from there.

In order not to lose a good moment, come while the sky is still dark. It is also the seconds of sunrise light it appears you can record with a favorite camera.

  1. Bukit Malimbu

Malimbu Hill is very popular in the coastal area of Senggigi Lombok. Because it is in a high enough position, you can see the sun rising and the sun is sunken from the same place. Just spin the view you can enjoy both at different times. Remember not to miss the golden time in capturing sunrise in Lombok.

What is interesting from there is that visitors can enjoy sunrise and sunset view from the same place. From there will be seen also Gili Trawangan from a distance. In addition it will also look beautiful view of Mount Agung in Bali Island. The tourists can enjoy the atmosphere in Malimbu Hill by enjoying food and hot drinks from the place. You can visit anytime, either in the morning or in the afternoon.

  1. Tanjung Ann

Maybe Tanjung Aan popularly known as pepper beach. However, the charm of Tanjung Aan hill can not be underestimated. You would enjoy the best sunrise ever. Moreover, the sunrise will give you the good picture ever. You can make the real picture of it.

Tanjung Aan is located not too far from Kuta Beach Lombok. You will be presented with a beautiful view of the Indian Ocean, an unrestrained sea off the hill of Cape Aan.

  1. Anak Dara Hill

In Indonesia it is called Bukit Anak Dara. This place has just opened as a tourist attraction in 2015. But until now the name is still foreign to the ears of the tourists, so you can visit there with more flexibility.

Its position is at an altitude of approximately 1,900 meters above sea level, and is another highest hill after Bukit Nanggi. Climbing to the top of the hill takes approximately 2 to 3 hours of travel. Visitors are recommended to hire a guide because the hill is still relatively quiet.

  1. Batu Idung Hill

It is unlike the previous hill, where the sunrise in Lombok this one is not in Sembalun, but in Gerung, Lombok Barat. This hill became popular through social media.

The interesting thing about this hill is its position which is not so far from the center of Mataram so it is more affordable than the hills in Sembalun. You only need to drive approximately 30 minutes just to reach this tourist area.

  1. Pergasingan Hill

Pergasingan Hill is one of the names of the hills in Sembalun that began ogled as a tourist attraction. This one hill even is often used by prospective climbers to warm up before climbing Mount Rinjani.

This hill is located at an altitude of approximately 1700 meters above sea level and is one tourist attraction to enjoy the atmosphere of a beautiful morning. His position is in Sembalun Village, East Lombok. From the top of the hill, you can see the stretch of nature and also the rice fields of citizens who look like small plots.

  1. Dandaun Hill

Still about hills, hills and mountains is indeed one of the best locations for hunting sunrise or sunrise views. If you want to visit Lombok, try to come to Bukit Dandaun which is also still in Sembalun area.

Although this place is not as popular as Mount Pergasingan, but the beauty of nature in Bukit Dandaun no less beautiful. Even this hill will look more natural because not many tourists who visit there. The interesting thing about this place is not only the natural scenery and the sunrise there, but also the presence of cattle, old trees, and also hundreds of species of forest orchids.

  1. Nanggi Hill

The sunrise in Lombok looks so perfect in Bukit Nanggi. This hill is located in Sembalun Bumbung and is one of the higher hills of Mount Pergasingan. Its height reaches 2,300 meters above sea level.

To reach the peak, it takes a fairly long climb, which is 3 to 4 hours in accordance with the physical strength of each. This hill is also often used as camping or camping location for the tourists, because it is suitable to enjoy the atmosphere of the morning.

  1. Gili Nanggu

One more dyke with beautiful sunset view of Gili Nanggu. This small island known as the honeymoon destination has an unspoiled natural beauty and is away from the crowds.

In addition to enjoying romanticism with your partner on the beach and the clear sea, you can also enjoy the beauty of sunrise sunset in Gili Nanggu. Sunset view on this island is very special because the sun as if hiding behind Mount Rinjani

Those are some of best sunrise in Lombok. It really gives you reference, right. Don’t forget to get up earlier if you want to see sunrise. You might see the life in above of clouds that so closed with the sun (if you are lucky it is not raining).