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Gili Trawangan, Gili Islands
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Take a boat out to Gili Trawangan, an island of natural beauty and leisure activities. Named after a cave tunnel built here by the Japanese during World War II, the island has become a popular tourist spot, with accommodations, water-sports businesses, and restaurants ensuring a comfortable stay for international travelers. With no motorized vehicles allowed, rent a bicycle or ride around the small island in a cidomo (a horse-drawn carriage). With a reputation as a party island, the bars get busy after dark and dancing spreads out onto the beaches. Arrange your visit to Gili Trawangan and discover more family-friendly attractions in Senggigi using our Senggigi trip itinerary builder.
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  • This island is the best one if you want to have fun or party, than other two islands. Try the snorkeling trips, especially in the turtle spot! 
  • Just go to see! The island has nothing to engine, only walk very touristy battery in bike, sulky and bike, but it's worth the penalty, millions of places to eat and shop, much to walk, playing sports and watching the sunset! Night pure move bars, food, music, blocks and blocks where people through all the bars to listen to different music is worth!
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  • By the time, this island getting more crowded and not even suitable for swimming on the beach. This area was over developed by the government without considering any further effect to the ecosystem. E...  more »