ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Indonesia Tourist Place - West Nusa Tenggara from Virgin Beaches to Colored Lake of Mountain

Updated on June 27, 2020
Esrom Art profile image

Esrom Aritonang enjoys reading and sharing funny, inspirational, and thought-provoking quotes.

Top Destination of West Nusa Tenggara
Top Destination of West Nusa Tenggara | Source

West Nusa Tenggara Popular Destination

Have you ever visiting Indonesia? The most popular destination in Indonesia is the Bali Island, but do not forget the West Nusa Tenggara, the island in the west part of Bali. The West Nusa Tenggara which is includes the Lombok and Sumbawa Island. Lombok is noticeably different to its close neighbor Bali.

The northern part of Nusa Tenggara is mountain and lust with tall three and shrubs, but the south is arid and covered by savannas. The Island of West Nusa Tenggara has beautiful enormous chain of mountain and volcanoes and farmer of shine pearl.

Top place of interest in West Nusa Tenggara likes soft white sand of virgin beaches and hand-woven traditional textile, volcano mountains, traditional sailboat, and temple or Pura Lingsane. The most popular is Senggigi Beach which becoming a major resort area. Tourist from Bali loves to go there. There are four of virgin beach: Senggigi, Gili, Kuta, and Batu Bolong.

There are also one former palace, two big Mountains, and traditional sailboat. West Nusa Tenggara also has unique Lombok handicraft, Gendang Beleq traditional percussion, and Stick fighting, and some unique culture and tradition. Do not forget to bought shine pearl in Lombok as your marvelous souvenir.

Senggigi Beach - West Nusa Tenggara
Senggigi Beach - West Nusa Tenggara | Source

Top Four Beach

Senggigi Beach is the most scenic and popular beaches of the Island of Lombok with coral gardens grow in the sea just off shore. At the Northwest coast of Lombok, there are three beach clustered together: Gili Air, Gili Meno, and Gili Trawangan with coral garden in clear water around the island.

Batu Bolong Beach is located 9 km from downtown Mataram with huge rock has a hole in it. You can watch stunning sunsets. Kuta Beach also known as Putri Nyale Beach at south coast of cetral Lombok with scenic and unspoilts beaches.

Bima - Sumbawa

The former palace the Bima Sultanate and the building is now being turned into a museum. Dara Village two kilometers from the town of Bima in eastern Sumbawa, is believes to have been the seat of the anchinet Bima Kingdom.

Beauty Mount Rinjani and Lake
Beauty Mount Rinjani and Lake

Mountain and Tambora Colored Lake

Mountain Rinjani with 3,726 meters high active volcano and the tallest in Indonesia. At the floor of the volcano’s huge caldera is the sickle shaped crater Lake Segara Anakan, surrounded by steep walls and popular with the hikers. Mount Tambora (2,820 meter) at Sumbawa is not active anymore.

Tambora is notorious for its savage eruption in 1815 with debris, hot gasses, and lava streams that killed more than 12 thousand people. At the top now there are two big caldera that has two colored lakes.

Komodo Dragon
Komodo Dragon | Source

Sape Sumbawa

Ship wrights still make sailboats the traditional way in this port town on Sumbawa’s east coast. Sape is a convenient point of departure for trips to Komoda Island across the strait, home of the prehistoric giant Komodo lizard. The unique and rare species Komodo Dragon (Varanus Komodoensis) is actually a giant monitor lizard.

Pura Lingsar

Temple or Pura Lingsar is the only Hindu shrine in the world where both Hindus and Moslems come to worship. Pura is about seven kilometer west of Narmada. It was built in 1714 and rebuilt in 1878 to symbolize harmony and unity between the Hindu Balinese and Moslem Sasak population of the area, especially those who adhere to Lombok’s unique Wektu Telu School of Islam.

Beauty of Lombok Pearl
Beauty of Lombok Pearl | Source

Tips: From West to East Nusa Tenggara

Bali and Nusa Tenggara have good accommodation and transportation. You will enjoy many more because it is already famous to Asian and Western tourist or traveler. Just near to you, let’s go to East Nusa Tenggara.

There are top place of interest like Maumere port town, Ende capital town, Kelimutu Mountain, and of course the Komodo Island which famous with lizards or “Komodo dragon” which is only live there and one of most rare endemic in the world. Find out more:


This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at:

Show Details
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)
ClickscoThis is a data management platform studying reader behavior (Privacy Policy)