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Gili Islands

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Address: Lombok 83354, Indonesia
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$45.00*
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Gili Islands Scuba Diving Tour with Optional Lombok Pickup
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$75.00*
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Gili Island Snorkeling Day Trip
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$599.00*
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Full-Day Private Scuba Dive Charter in Bali with Lunch

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I went to gili Air from Serangan Bali, I took Eka Jaya fast boat, Gili air is one of the best and good place in Lombok to spent our time especially for honeymooner.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Jhon L
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Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I went to gili Air from Serangan Bali, I took Eka Jaya fast boat, Gili air is one of the best and good place in Lombok to spent our time especially for honeymooner.

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Thank Jhon L
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

For some of the most picturesque landscapes of Indonesia, the reality is far more disappointing. The inhabitants of the area need to improve their waste management initiatives as the garbage is dumped literally everywhere and you will not find a beach that is as clean and pristine as the pictures show. Very unfortunate. The port of Bangsal is a notorious... More 

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2 Thank Xander M
London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

GIli Air is quite difficult to get to with a hour or longer sea crossing in a small fast boat from Bali. Best suited to a younger crowd of barefoot hippies or backpackers or those who like to just chill and do not a lot. A lot of the beach bars play reggae type music and have loungers for lying... More 

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London
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the islands on December. Don't expect pristine beaches: we walked all around the Gilli Meno Island island and garbage everywhere on the beach. Snorkeling is terrible: all coral dead and very crowded with several boats traveling, putting at risk those on water. The most sad thing is the bad treatment to the ponies that chart around tourists under... More 

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The Netherlands
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Prepare to pay 3 to 5 times more for everything than you would on Bali or Lombok (and probably 10 times more than moest of the rest of Indonesia). Is it anything special? Not really. Pretty much any random beach on Lombok is way prettier in my opinion. The diving on Gili T is mediocre at best (in my case... More 

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1 Thank GeorgesCartagena
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No motorized vehicles and beautiful view. There are more foreigners than Indonesian on this islands. This islands are must visits in Indonesia.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The gilis are extremely beautiful. Although power outages occur and you can develop a bit of cabin fever, it's all worth it!

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been traveling all over Asia for months as part of a travel-related enterprise, seeking out joyful, restful, life-affirming places. We approach every place with an open mind. We've found so many amazing places! Sadly, Gili Islands and specifically Gili Meno, are a big disappointment. You might come here for snorkeling or scuba diving and find a few oases... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love snorkeling, but I came definitely to late for the Gilis. I saw all of the three islands. The corals, fishs has gone, destroyed unfortunately. So disappointed.

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2 Thank Madeline R
Auckland Central, New Zealand
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a full day boat/guide thru our hotel and only wanted to go to Meno and Air. The weather was dodgy so we waited atthe beach for the boat and opinion and then went anyway. If they say life jackets, they mean broken and unusable life jackets - not Ok. Big swell but not too bad. Took us to... More 

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