August 17, 2019
5 Popular Tourist Attractions in West Nusa Tenggara
West Nusa Tenggara or commonly known as NTB is a province in East Indonesia, located between Bali and East Nusa Tenggara Province. If you hear about NTB, the first thing that come into your mind would be exotic island of Lombok. Tourist destinations in West Nusa Tenggara have always offered charming natural beauty.
In this article, 5 Tourist Attractions which currently popular in West Nusa Tenggara will be discussed including Narmada Park, Gili Trawangan, Senggigi Beach, Mata Jitu Waterfal, and Mount Rinjani. These five tourist attractions will be presented as well in google map so you could easily discover the positions of these places.
In addition, the locations of Lombok International Airport, Sultan Muhammad Salahuddin Airport, Sultan Muhammad Kaharuddin III Airport, Mandalika Station, and Sengkol Bus Station will also be presented, so you will be facilitated in planning a trip to these places.
You can also check the price and purchase the plan ticket from your origin city toward West Nusa Tenggara as well as order hotel voucher in West Nusa Tenggara at the same page. These are five Tourist Attractions which currently popular in West Nusa Tenggara:
1. Narmada Park; Tourist Attraction of Kings’ Bath in West Nusa Tenggara
|Narmada Park, West Nusa Tenggara [image source]|
Narmada Park is one of the largest parks in West Nusa Tenggara. The area is about 2 hectares in width and easy to access from every corner. The location of this park is pretty close and reachable if you visit Mataram.
This spot is located in Lembuak Village, Narmada District, Wet Lombok Regency or about 10 km of the eastside of Mataram City of West Nusa Tenggara Province. One of the interesting places to have a vacation in Lombok is this Narmada Park which has charming scenery and atmosphere.
This royal heritage which is known as Kings’ Bath is a distinct and special tourism spot among others tourism objects exist in this island.
2. Gili Trawangan – Incredibly Beautiful Tourist Attraction in West Nusa Tenggara
|Gili Trawangan, West Nusa Tenggara [image source]|
Gili Trawangan is one of the tourist attractions in Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara. This island is one of the islands in Gili Indah Village that has a charming under water scenery.
By traveling to Gili Trawangan, you will not only able to see the beauty of coral reefs and its colourful fishes but also the natural phenomenon of this place. That’s right, Gili Trawangan has spots to see the most beautiful sunset namely the West Coast of Gili Trawangan.
This beach is always crowded with tourists who want to see the sun goes back to its bed. With Agung Mountain as the background, the skies who once crystal blue slowly turn into reddish yellow. No doubt, Gili Trawangan in Lombok is certainly having an appealing under water nature.
3. Senggigi Beach – Favorite Tourist Destination in West Nusa Tenggara
|Senggigi Beach, West Nusa Tenggara [image source]|
Senggigi Beach is one of the notable places in Lombok – NTB which located in the west coast of Lombok Island. Senggigi Beach has always become the destination of both foreign and local tourists who visit Lombok.
From the height, you can see the beautiful scenery of its long coastline view with the combination of its black and white sands. Administratively, Senggigi Beach is located in Batu Layar District, West Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara Province.
With its long coastline, Senggigi Beach of Lombok serves the colour gradation of the black to white beach sands. The sea water has low tide, clear, and clean. There are many reasons that make Senggigi Beach in Lombok to become one of the favourite places among the foreign traveller.
4. Mata Jitu Waterfall – Attractive Tourist Destination in West Nusa Tenggara
|Mata Jitu Waterfall, West Nusa Tenggara [image source]|
There are several exquisite waterfalls in Moyo Island and one of them is Mata Jitu Waterfall which located in Oiramu Hamlet, Labuhan Aji Village, Labuhan Badas District, Sumbawa Regency, West Nusa Tenggara Province.
The location is indeed hidden and requires long trip to be able of reaching this place. This waterfall has an alluring beauty that is well known to foreign countries. One famous figure who has visited this place is the late Princess Diana from England.
It wont be surprising if Mata Jitu is also given the nickname as Queen Waterfall. Once you arrive at the location, you will be amazed by the beautiful natural panorama. There are three steps that you can find in Sumbawa Mata Jitu Waterfall, which each has 7 meters of height.
5. Rinjani Volcano – Favourite Mountain Tourist Attraction in West Nusa Tenggara
|Rinjani Volcano, West Nusa Tenggara [image source]|
Gunung Rinjani Tempat Wisata Gunung Favorit di NTB. Mount Rinjani is a tourist destination located in Lombok Island, West Nusa Tenggara. The mountain which is the second highest volcano in Indonesia with an altitude of 3,726 m above sea level and is located at latitude 8º25 SL and 116º28′ EL is a favourite mountain for Indonesian climbers due to the beauty of its landscape.
This mountain is a part of the Mount Rinjani National Park which has around 41,330 ha of area and will be proposed to be increased to 76,000 ha toward west and east sides. Mount Rinjani has five climbing routes, each of which has its own visual beauty and difficulty level.