The village of Sukarare lies in the Kabupaten or Lombok Tengah 28
km from the town of mataram. The sound of the traditional weaving
machines is heard every day, in harmony with the ideas of the
people in this village which is usually very simple . the culture
here is age of three ancestors as from the olden times is still
cored for to this day, women’s hand in these villages have
products. Here is found traditional weaving products which have a
high artistic value, consisting of fine motifs and designs. They
are using materials with gold and silver yarn.
Pejanggik leis 4 km of town of praya. Almost 80 persen of the
population of this village is engaged weaving handicraft. The
motifs of the product from the villageed of sukarare. Apart from
weaving industry we can also see a burial place of king of the
Pejanggi, lombok notfar from the center of handicraft mentioned.
The village of Banyu Mulek lies 6 km from the town mataram and is
one of the villages of earthen ware handicraft in the village of
In this village the earthen ware handicraft if also made from
generation to generation successively.
The village of Suranadi lies in the Kabupaten of east Lombok. This
is a village which is famous for its bamboo and lontar leaves,
manufacture of baskets add the fame of this village as a central
of handicraft industry.
Loyok and Kutaraja
This village lies in the Kabupaten of east lombok and is famous
for its Bamboo and rattan handicraft products. They manufacture
bags baskests-boxes and others. Their product are done
accurately which increase the quality and out look of the product
in kotaraja extist also a small industry for the production of
axes chopping – knifes crowbars, hoes and others.
The Beleke Village
The Beleka village is a village the population where of is engaged
mostly in carving of rattan, pleats, for earthen wares apart from
agriculture as the main means of living. This village lies 10 km
east the town of praya, kabupaten of central Lombok.
Rungkang Sayang and Labuapi
This village lies in the Kabupaten of West Lombok and is famouse
for wood carving such as antique boxs, plate, statue and etc.
The Pengsong Hill
In the hilly area there us a Pura ( temple ) honoured by Hindu
worshipers from the hill we can see a beautiful natural scene. A
vast receffeld ucs on the foot of the hill, a harmonious natural
life. A farmer holding a car abag or tailing the land pursuing
simple intentions, is blended with mothe nature-here lives a
family of tame monkeys, living free a god’s blessing.
The Susu Cave
This cave is situated in the Gunung Rinjanji are not for from the
lake Segara Anak. This cave derived its name from its wall which
is white as milk. ( susu ) the insided of the wall is not. So that
we can hold out several minutes only. The inhabitants of Lombok
use this cave as a place to live as an ascentic ( tapa ) . to
obtain spiritual knowledge or waters related to mystic.
The area of Rinjani Mountain is an area which have on old natural
and cultural attraction. The beauty of flora and fauna and its
specific surroundings have made this area a national park.
Attraction or Rinjani is not only because of the natural beauty,
but also this mountain in shrouded in mythical obscurity for the
Lombok community, both for worshipers of the Islam, Hindu, or
Budha who live in the villages. But also the nature of the Rinjani
area has multivaries forms. This area is mountainous, with the
mountains of sangkarenag, Baru jari , Kondo, Rinjani and many
other mountains in this area is also found the lake segara anak,
the Rinjani crater, a waterfall. Several caves which add beauty to
The Rinjani mountain is the highest mountain in the island of
Lombok the secon highest mountain in Indonesia and the third
highest ,mountain in the world it is 3.726 m high.
The amazing and incredible natural phenomenon has created mystical
beliefs in the community. The Rinjani mountain sereval natural
phenomena in this area is made sacred place for ceremonies, study
of spiritual teachings lokking for answer for problem of sickness
etcetera. The top of the Rinjani maountainis considered as the
abode of Dewi Anjani the queen of jins in the lombok island.
Sendang Gile Waterfall
This tourism object lies in the village of Senaru Bayan on the
northern part of west Lombok. The water falls is about 75 m high.
The area is very suitable for camping for young people. In the
surrounding of this place there are also stay and where you can
eat. The distance from the village of Bayan is about 8 km, this
place can be reached by public transport and lies on the path to
the Gunung Rinjani area.
This water fall is situated in the forest area of the Forean Bayan.
In the northern part of lombok barat. This place can be reached
within appoxximately 2 hours on foot from torean through the
The sound of water on the stone formation is like a harmonius
song, the stone relief around the waters fall increase the beauty
of the green surrounding.
MARINE TOURISM IN
Almost every counter in West Nusa Tenggara province offer
beautiful beach panoramas, ideal for sunbathing several places
also offer beautiful sea garden besides giving in valuable riches
like sea fish, decorative fish pearl etc.
The Senggigi Beach has been known either by domestic or by foreign
tourists, since it is supported by its enchanting and beautiful
sphere and panorama. Its beach is decorated by with and stretching
along it. The waving coconut trees and the harmony of the natural
sphere around the Senggigi beach are also found many beautiful
rocks and various kinds of decorative fish. That it away this
place is very ideal for lovers of water skiing, for accommodations
as starry hotel is available hotel melati, also restaurants
souvenirs shops. The Senggigi beach is located 12 km from Mataram.
THE MANGSIT BEACH
North or Senggigi there is stoping with white sand, clam and not
with very strong sea waves.
Along the beach coconut tress are seen waving blow by gentle wind
and the hilly areas with its green vegetations add the beauty of
the panorama of mangsit. The places is indeed suitable for
relaxing fatique and enjoying the natural beauty is located 20 km
from mataram and it can be reached by public transport.
BATU BOLONG BEACH.
Batu bolong is a beautiful beach where is a big and hollow roch
stands sturdily on top of it there is a holy hindu temple, looking
to Lombok strait and the gunung agung 9 mount agung ). Bali from
this places people can wetness the beautiful or sunset behind the Gunung Agung it is located 9 km from Mataram.
THE SIRE BEACH.
Sire is the beautiful captivating beach its sloping shore with
clear water and spread white sand and its calm sea waves it very
suitable for water sports the Sire beach is a fertile place where
coconut trees grow adding the coolness of the natural panorama.
Its located 30km not mataram and it can be reached withim one hour
by public transport.
Gili gede is a group of islets with white sand. It sloping shore
with strong wind blow is very good for windsurfing this islets are
also surrounded by sea garden with multi coloured rocks and
various kinds of decorative fish. Gili Gede can be reached by
public transport from Gerung to Sekotong barat at a distance of 35
km then from sekorong barat by small prav to gili gede for 20
GILI NANGGU GILI TANGKONG AND GILI SUDAK.
A place of a row of there beautiful islets with white sand vastly
spread out and profuding rocks with pounding waves along the
beach. The cal in easy sphere add the beauty of the existing
panorama from here to people can witness the sunrise bringing
sweet memory for every one who enjoy it.
Accomodations are only available at Gili Nanggu. To approach the
Gilis people can go by public transport from gerung to lembar and
than by small boat with him 30 minutes. They are located 35 km
south west to mataram.
Gili genting is an islets surrounded by white sand with strong
dashing waves a harmonious and balanced natural attraction.
The Gili can be reaced by public transport from gerung to sekotong
tengah and from here countinuing the trip by motor boat.
THE MANDALIKA/ KUTA BEACH
The Mandalika . Kuta Beach Lombok, is also known as “ Pantai Putri
Nyale “ a beach with white land vastly spread out along it and
with waves caused by the hissing wind. The beauty gives an
exclusivehess for the Kuta Beach in Lombok.
As the back ground of its name is the legend of the Lombok
Community of princes Mandalika, which every year in the tenth
month according to the Sasak calendar which falls in the month of
February/ march, a ceremony or feasibility of Bau Nyale ( catching
Nyale / coral worm ) is held. This activity is commented at night,
where local in habitants in lively groups light come fires singing
pantuns ( fraditional poetry ) and spreading atunets.
Of the kind of accession forms and arena for finding partner for
boys and girls. Around the Kuta / Mandalika Beach Hotel
accoomodations and restaurants area available. The beach is a
about 54 km from Mataram to the south of Lombok.
THE SEGER BEACH.
The seger beach is found in the southern coast of Lombok having a
mountainous scenery and shining white sand. The feeling of lone
liness will be bothered be the coast known to be very strong.
It is located not very far from the Putri Nyale Beach. It can
bereached by public transport 57 Km from Mataram.
Mowdays is this area four star Hotel ( Novotel hotel ) has been
built with old Sasak house style.
THE GRUPUK BEACH.
A beautiful beach with panorama of white sand and calm sea waves
and its sloping shore which is very suitable for swimming. It is
located in the southern part of Lombok island 67 Km from Mataram
can be reached by public transportation.
THE A’AN BEACH.
The beach is located at a cape and here of it known as “ pantai
Tanjung A’an “ ( A’an cape beach ) it gives an ideal place to
enjoy sunbathing. The beach is 59 Km from mataram and can be
reached by public transport.
THE MAWUN BEACH.
The beach has a beautiful panorama with white sand. Located
between two hills giving a special memory in the beach
environment. Its location can be reached by four weel viehicles,
66 Km from Mataram.
THE SILUNG BLANAK BEACH.
It is coastal in a bay flanked by two hilss giving special
panorama. Its white and clean sand is ideal for swimming and sun
bathing . in front of it there is an is let beautifying this area.
This place is also cosy for relaxtion
and searching for
It is a natural seport which has been contructed and developed
into a ferry hourbor connecting the is land of Lombok and Sumbawa.
Along the coast of this area there are shipyards for building
traditional sailships. It is locates about 80 Km east of Mataram
which transport withim 1,5 hours.