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I booked tickets to Lombok with the Kuda Hitam and ended up on the Pacha Express. This was the... read more

Reviewed June 25, 2018
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Absolute joke

Do not use this company, we booked a ticket for the mid day boat from amed to Gili T. The night... read more

Reviewed June 15, 2018
lynda c
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1 week ago
“Fast to the Gili's”
Sep 17, 2018
“Pleasantly surprised”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Amed, Abang, Indonesia
+62 817-4714-503
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very fast and safe boat to get from Amed to Lombok or the Gili islands. I went there beginning this year with my father to have a few quiet night at Gili Air.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

I had seen many terrible reviews and was worried I had made a mistake about traveling with them. But I had no troubles, felt very safe and seen that they had enough life jackets to go around. We traveled on a day that the waters...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

I booked tickets to Lombok with the Kuda Hitam and ended up on the Pacha Express. This was the first time that I was terrified on a boat. After reading some reviews, I was prepared for a rough ride, but this was far worse than...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Eva99
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Probably the best fast boat to use to go to the Gili island from Ahmed. Guys were helpful with our bags at both ends of the trip

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Trent C
Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

Do not use this company, we booked a ticket for the mid day boat from amed to Gili T. The night before departure someone from pacha express came to our hotel to tell us to be ready for 08:30 as we would now be leaving...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank lynda c
Reviewed May 30, 2018

OK, Yes, we traveled on a holy day in Bali, May 30, 2018. Big mistake. Nevertheless it sucked. We left three hours late and the boat was absolutely packed in. Entry on a scary ladder on the bow, not for the faint of heart or...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank darbeflow365
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

Worst service provider This is only place we were cheated in Indonesia ... We took their return ticket from Named to Gili T and return from Gili T to Amend. I knew this is not good operator to go with but I was choiceless as...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Ca_Tanmay
Reviewed April 5, 2018

We booked the fast boat to Padang Bai in Gili Air through Kuda Hitam Express (same owners/management as Pacha Express), including a shuttle from Padang Bai to Sanur. Not only did our ticket specifically say "Padang Bai > Sanur", but we confirmed with him multiple...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank NitaBonitaVida
Reviewed March 22, 2018

Feared for my life on this boat. They overcrowded it, I was at the back and got soaked - and I mean SOAKED> Not a thing I owned was dry. Luckily some of my stuff was in a dry bag. I ended up moving to...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank jmm84
Reviewed October 26, 2017

We took the Pacha Express mid-September from Amed to Gilli Air. My husband and I had to sit in the very back and we got totally soaked (which is no fun on a speedboat) - the engines did not run properly and in the middle...More

Date of experience: September 2017
3  Thank RC_ExploringTheWorld
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