When searching for Lombok holiday packages, consider one that also includes a holiday to Bali to make your trip worthwhile. During the guided tour at Lombok, you will revel in Lombok’s scenery and culture as you visit Malimbu, one of Lombok’s beautiful waterfalls, Senaru Traditional Village, Bayan Village and Mataram which is Lombok’s largest city. Fly to Bali and immerse yourself in its scenic and cultural beauty when visiting Tegenungan Waterfall, Tegallalang’s rice paddy slopes, Kintamani, Penglipuran Village and Kehen Temple.
Day 1: Arrival in Lombok (No meal)
Welcome to Lombok
Upon arrival at Lombok airport, your Lombok tour guide will meet and welcome you.
Day 2: Lombok (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Scenic and Cultural Lombok
Enjoy picturesque coastline views and stop by Malimbu, a great look-out to see the scenic bay and the Gili Islands. Proceed to one of Lombok’s beautiful waterfalls before carrying on to Senaru Traditional Village to observe the locals going about their mountain tribal life, and revel in an amazing view of Mount Rinjani. Continue to Bayan Village, built upon the arrival of Islam.
Day 3: Lombok – Bali (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Explore Lombok’s largest city, Mataram – Narmada, an old palace of Anak Agung Gede Ngurah, a Balinese king, Lingsar, a sacred and unique temple complex where Hindus and Wektu Telu Muslims worship at, Banyumulek, a village whose villagers have been making pottery for generations, and Sukarara, where you will witness the process of weaving cloth. Take a domestic flight to Bali and check-in to your hotel.
Day 4: Bali (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Scenic and Cultural Bali
Admire the beautiful Tegenungan Waterfall set in a jungle and visit Tegallalang, famous for its picturesque landscape of rice paddy slopes across the valley. Continue to Kintamani, overlooking the majestic Batur Caldera and its lake, before stopping by at Penglipuran Village, a well-preserved traditional highland village. Have a tour of Kehen Temple, an ancient Hindu temple complex standing amid centuries-old Banyan trees with Chinese porcelain plates decorating the temple’s walls.
Day 5: Departure from Bali (Breakfast)
Free and Easy
Free till departure transfer to Bali airport for homebound flight.
Lombok and Bali have a tropical and humid climate. Lombok has an average temperature of 23.8 °C and annual significant rainfall of 2669 mm. Bali’s average temperature is 27 °C and annual rainfall of 1737 mm. Up on Bali’s mountains where several of them peak over 3000 meters in elevation, temperatures are cooler with more rainfall.
The seasons in Lombok are as follow:
- Dry – May to September are hotter months yet more popular with visitors because the skies are clear and bright. July and August, the driest months, see the most visitors touring Lombok. With the waters being crystal clear from June to September, it is an especially good time for snorkeling.
- Rainy – October to April are months when there is an increase in rainfall and decrease in humidity. Landscape is lush and green during these wetter months.
The seasons in Bali are as follow:
- Dry – April to September are months popular with visitors because skies are clear and bright with the occasional rainfall. July and August see the most visitors enjoying Bali’s finest. As the waters are clear during the dry season, it is a good time for water sport activities such as scuba diving and snorkeling.
- Rainy – October to March are months when Bali becomes quieter because the sea is rougher, waters not as clear and days filled with hours of rain.