Bangsal — Travel Guide

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By shuttle bus have offices across including Bali and Lombok land sea and air connections.

By public

The only reason to come to is to travel to and from the Gilis, and means you have to deal the Koperasi Angkutan Laut Transport Co-operative), which transport to the islands. Try to get to Bangsal by or earlier as most boats go in the The public boat office in closes at 16:30pm and make you have checked the departure back to Bangsal from the

Departing to Gilli Islands Bangsal:

In theory, it’s easy. Upon arrival at beach buy a ticket for the public (Rp 8,000-10,000 to any of the Gilis), and wait the 20-25 people needed to up a boat show up. Early in the this rarely takes an hour, and you’ll be told by the sellers when it’s to go. Tickets are numbered and color-coded. If you at Bangsal later in the day you may be in for a longer If you aren’t in the mood to sit around, you can an entire boat for approximately Rp to Trawangan. This may present a alternative if you can share the cost a few fellow travellers and the practice is common.

Life is made harder by the Cowboys . a bunch of guys around the port who will hassle you to buy boat tickets to the from them. They use ruses including claiming your ticket is no longer Do not believe them and do not give in to as they are just trying to a game of deception. Above do not let them lead you to any alternative offices’. Instead just further toward the water you will see a large sign, the terminal and the real ticket Also watch out for new ‘friends’ who talk about mosquito illnesses as part of casual They may try to guide you toward where mosquito repellent and are marked up excessively. Don’t your time haggling the prices as there are fairly at shops on the islands.

The way to sidestep hassle is to book an organized with someone like that will take you to the Gilis for around Rp 100,000 per bypassing Bangsal entirely.

By speedboat

Hotels, dive and fast boat operators can arrange speedboat pickups, the alternative ports of Teluk and Teluk Kode . All Bali-Gili-Lombok services (see Gili ) also terminate at one of these

By charter boat

At Senggigi and beaches you will find private perahu or traditional boat operators. Many guides will offer or to assist in arranging a trip for These can be one way, two way or a day trip to the Be careful to negotiate the price and to common agreement before or determining a final price. Do not expect the boat to have or possibly any safety equipment at Ensure you check such for yourself prior to agreeing to the Some traditional perahu operators cannot swim so do not them to be able to save you difficulties arise. Also that the price includes and where you will be travelling and for how a time. Ensure you will to shore well before Do not expect the boat operator to be to communicate fluently with you in or even Bahasa Indonesian. the guide accompanies and some of offer a good service and an experience due to their local Look on the beaches yourself, at your hotel or at a travel or agency in Senggigi or Mangsit.

By taxi

Metered taxis are not readily found in Bangsal, but the hanging around can rustle up a Kijang or similar vehicle will seat four or people with luggage and around Rp 150,000 to anywhere in or further south to Mataram.

are a more viable option on the way in to from places such as or Ampenan. A metered taxi cost approximately Rp 70,000 Senggigi. A taxi may be an excellent if sharing the trip with other travellers and it could be as as a bemo but far quicker and more or Express taxis can be at a hotel or hailed on the street. If at Bangsal by boat it maybe to find a taxi in the car park closer to Pemenang. If you are carrying a It may be worth trying to telephone the company and request a taxi to you from Bangsal when you there.

The fixed price Airport from the airport at Ampenan to is Rp 115,000 (Zone-10). A coupon may be at the airport taxi desk as you the arrivals hall.

By bemo

do not call at Bangsal itself, but do stop in nearby Pemenang, where you can walk or ride a (horse cart) to Bangsal

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By horse cart

Horse-pulled known as Cidomo . are very in the Bangsal and Pemenang area. are a good method of transportation for distances. The final section of the to Bangsal access road is closed to vehicles and the final will need to be completed on or by using one of the local cidomo. sure to agree the price the journey — Rp 10,000 is the maximum to pay for a short cidomo journey in Lombok.

Get around

Cidomo carts hang around waiting to ferry visitors to and the parking area nearby to the road in Pemenang or further to the of Pemenang if you wish.

To rent a motorbike or car when to the mainland from the Gilli it would be advisable to make in Senggigi further along the to the south as there are plenty of providers there. The first one coming from the north is at beach on the main road Qunci poolside villas. enquire at your hotel.


is not really a lot to see here. The markets in are nearby but really the attraction of is pretty much limited to of a transit point between the and the nearby three Gilli

Depart for Giili Islands or on the mainland to travel on to other in Lombok such as Tanjung. Mount Rinjani. Senggigi and in the south of the island. If you want to a boat to look around the or travel the coastline then it best be done from less strenuous locations.

Eat and

There is a small kiosk and scruffy warungs around the dock, but no other facilities.

There are no tourist oriented facilities at Bangsal or nearby The Tanjung area is only a distance away and has several resort and villa rental The Senggigi area to the south has an of alternatives. Senaru on the slopes of Rinjani has accommodation oriented visits to the National Park or for visitors embarking on Rinjani The nearby Gilli Islands a wide range of accommodation and are the choice in the immediate Bangsal

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