Visit Indonesia containts of many beautiful places, one of it is enchanting hil; that’s located in Lombok Island. Lombok Island is one of the islands in Indonesia which is excellent for both foreign and local tourists. Famous for its beauty, the beaches in Lombok draw the most attention from tourists. After being satisfied exploring the beauty of the beaches, mountains, dozens of waterfalls, the exotic Gili-Gili, Culinary, and Culture, there is one more tourist attraction that should not be missed, especially for those of you who love Soft Trekking, which is enjoying the charm of the hills in Lombok.
Here are 7 hills on the island of Lombok that offer breathtaking and enchanting views.
1. Merese Hill
First on the list of Visit Indonesia is Merese Hill. From the top of this hill, you can enjoy the beautiful views of the blue expanse of sea Tosca combined with the white sand of the beach. You can also see the beautiful coral reefs under the sea because of the clear seawater. The existence of the stone umbrella at the end of the hill adds to the appeal of the charm of this hill.
2. Selong Hill
Selong Hill, located in Sembalun Lawang Village, Sembalun sub-district offers enchanting beauty. Just below the hill, visitors are treated to views of Sembalun residents’ rice fields that resemble colorful carpets. Really suits you who want to explore Visit Indonesia.
In front of the Selong Hill, stands the beautiful Pergasingan Hill, and beside it is the Anak Dara Hill. On the left side of this hill is a traditional village of the Sembalun people, called Beleq Village.
2. Nipah Hill
This hill is one of the best places in Lombok of Visit Indonesia to enjoy the sunset. From the top of this hill, you can see the sun sometimes setting behind Mount Agung and also sometimes setting on the right and left sides of Mount Agung.
In addition to the beautiful sunset charm, you can also enjoy the view of the Lombok Strait sea set against Mount Agung and the three Gilis around the hills namely Gili Trawangan, Gili Air and Gili Meno.
3. Batu Hidung Hill
Batu Hidung Hill is one of the hills in Lombok which is gaining in popularity of Visit Indonesia over the past year after airing on an adventure program on national private television. Located in West Lombok, we only need about 45 minutes to drive from the city of Mataram as the provincial capital. The road being traversed is also good. Batu Hidung Hill is not high like the hills in the Sembalun area. Only 15 minutes takes to climb this hill.
This makes Hill Batu Nung very suitable for novice climbers. On the hill, there is a large rock that sticks out like a nose. From the top of the hill, we can see the beauty of the hills around West Lombok.
4. Tunak Hill
This hill located in Tunak Mountaint Tourist Park offers a variety of beautiful views on the southern coast of Lombok. From the top of this hill, you can see a stretch of white sandy beach surrounded by limestone cliffs. Lush forests around the coast are also part of the beautiful scenery that you can see from the top of the hill. Hill Tunak is part of the Gunung Tunak Nature Park which is located in Mertak Village, Pujut District, Central Lombok. This tourist area is also popular with local and foreign tourists. Tunak Hill is a favorite spot for tourists who like the combination of the beauty of hills, forests, and beaches.
5. Pergasingan Hill
From the top of a hill that is located not far from Mount Rinjani, you can see the green rice fields in a checkerboard pattern. Because of its proximity, you certainly can also see the beautiful view of the summit of Mount Rinjani. Very breathtaking, one of the unique points of Visit Indonesia.
Pergasingan Hill began to be famous among tourists around the last two years. Located in Sembalun Village, East Lombok, Hill Pergasingan has a height of around 1700 meters above sea level. If you want to go to the Pergasingan hill, you have enough physical strength, because the track is quite challenging. However, climbers can relieve fatigue by seeing the beauty of Sembalun Village from a height. The residents’ fields look neat and beautiful carpets. It takes around 2 hours of climbing to reach the top of Pergasingan Hill.
6. Hatory Hill
The name Hatory Hill is not on the map. Hatory Hill is the name of people for one of the hills near Seger Beach, Central Lombok. This hill is one of the famous sunset spots on Lombok Island. From the top of this hill, we can see white sand and Seger Beach and Batu Tengkong Beach.
Standing on the Hill of Hatory seems to remind us of the legend of Princess Mandalika.
The legend is believed by the community as the origin of the Nyale worm that appears every February in the southern sea of the island of Lombok. Hatory Hill and the hills around Seger Beach will be filled with thousands of people pouring out during the Bau Nyale celebration every year.
7. Anak Dara Hill
The hill, which is also around the village of Sembalun, is one of the best places to enjoy the sunset in Lombok. You can also build a tent to camp on this hill. At night you can directly enjoy the beautiful cluster of stars in the sky. This scene is certainly difficult to find in urban areas where the air is already a lot. With a height of about 1900 meters above sea level, Anak Dara Hill has a track that is quite difficult so that the hill is not suitable for novice climbers. To reach the top of the hill, you need to climb for four to five hours.
From the top of Anak Dara Hill, you can enjoy the natural beauty of Sembalun. The hills that surround the rice fields of the population. And the most memorable of course, the view of Mount Rinjani as if in front of you. Sunset and sunrise moment are very beautiful moments. On this hill is also very nice to enjoy the beauty of the stars at night.
So, are you ready to start exploring 7 hills of Visit Indonesia in Lombok that offer breathtaking views?