Gili Trawangan

Gili Trawangan or Gili “T” as it is commonly referred to is often referred to as the “The Party Island”, is the largest and most developed and populated of the Gili Island, has transformed from the once renowned backpacker paradise offering a wide selection of accommodation from backpacker to chic resorts, villas and boutique hotels offering world-class facilities to suit all budgets. The clubs and bars are concentrated on the South/Southeast side of the island whereas on the west and north side it is more peaceful. There is an extensive array of affordable food options from a traditional nightly food market to restaurants and resorts offering everything from local to surprisingly amazing quality and affordable international choices. There are nightly parties featuring live bands, DJs at a wide choice of bars and clubs. There is a selection of boutiques for clothing as well as minimarkets for drinks, snacks, and other essentials.

Nusa Ceningan


Port to Port                Padang Bay to Gili Trawangan – 2 hours

Jetty                           Padang Bay – Jetty

                                    Gili Trawanagan – Beach Landing

Size                             3km long – 2 km Wide

Getting Around        On Foot, Bicycle, Cidomo (Horse Carriage)

Roads                        Perimeter track round the island (mostly paved)

                                   Walking – 2 hours

                                   Cycling -1 hour

Population                1,500


Sunset – travel to the western beaches to see the amazing sunset and Mount Agung in Bali

Cycle – Hire a bike and circumnavigate the perimeter track stopping at secluded beaches and Restaurants

Snorkel – Hiring Snorkel gear is easy, check out the reef and the abundance of turtles

Diving – Experience a trial dive or do your certification with one of the many dive centres

Island Hop – Take a local boat to another Gili for the day and explore

Party! – enjoy the varied nightlife