Sunday, May 29, 2011
Gili Trawangan is the largest of three islands or dyke (Gili Islands), located on the northwest of Lombok. Trawangan is also the only dyke which height above sea level is significant. With a length of 3 km and 2 km wide, Trawangan population of about 800 inhabitants. Among the three dyke, Trawangan has the facilities for tourists of the most diverse; store Tir Na Nog claims that Trawangan is the smallest island in the world is his Irish bar. The most dense population is east of the island.
Trawangan has shades of "party" is more than Gili Meno and Gili Air, because of the party all night every night rotated his show by some of the crowd. Popular activities conducted in Trawangan tourists are scuba diving (with PADI certified), snorkeling (on the northeast coast), kayaking, and surfing. There are also several places where the tourists can learn to ride around the island.
On Gili Trawangan (as well as in two other dyke), there are no motorized vehicles. Common means of transportation are bicycles (rented by local people for the tourists) and Cidomo, simple horse-drawn carriage which are common in Lombok. To travel to and from the third dyke, people usually use motorized boats and speedboats.
Gili Trawangan is the largest island of the three islands, better known as the "Party Island". The majority of tourist coming young children. The majority of resorts (accommodation) located east side of the island, with prices ranging from $ 5 to $ 78. after the diving you can having fun every night in one of the party organizer, or relax together with the other diver-diver.