Gili Trawangan has a different climate, and often when it rains in Bali or Lombok, Gili Trawangan remain bright so that travelers can still enjoy the beauty of its beaches. The sea water here is very clean with a beautiful blue color dragasi, underneath contained a wealth of marine life is extraordinary, on the shoreline of the distance you can see Mount Agung in Bali and Mount Rinjani in Lombok.
Gili Trawangan is the center of diving activities that area Gili Trawangan, Gili Meno and Gili Air and Lombok Senggigi area, almost all international licensed diving service providers have offices here, so you will not be difficult to find a guide and provider of equipment for your diving activities.
There are many diving spots that are around Gili Trawangan and other surrounding areas each with unique characteristics, which are already quite well known among tourists lovers of the underwater scenery, antaralain Shark Point, Jack Point, Coral Fan Garden, Halik Reef, Trawangan Slope, Bounty Reef, Deep Turbo, Simons Reef and many others. Each diving operators usually have a featured spot with different difficulty levels tailored to the capabilities and experience of diving. Some diving operators in Gili Trawangan you can see here ..
For those of you who do not want to dive, you can still enjoy the beauty of the underwater world of
exotic Gili Trawangan by snorkeling or rent Glass bootom Boat.
Presean (stick fighting).
Presean or Stick Fighting is a traditional martial art Sasak, Lombok is often exhibited in Gili Trawangan About a precisely in the area of the Art Market. Presean consists of two fighters in Sasak language referred to as "Pepadu" and the referee called a "Pakembar". Pepadu armed with a rattan cane that is referred to as "Penjalin" and a shield made of leather which is referred to as the "Ende". During an ongoing, extreme art will be accompanied by traditional music chili called "Beleganjur" and a commentator with loudspeakers that will make the atmosphere to be very festive.
Both fighters are the choice of Sasak tribe with extra guts and of course excellent physical because this art is an extreme sport and is very dangerous, it is not uncommon fighter seriously injured and bleeding. Indeed this art one of them is a traditional ceremony to ask for rain down, it seems more and more blood will be shed increasingly heavy rains.
Currently art Presean packed quite attractive, especially for tourists, even the audience was allowed to follow, of course, for those who dare. This art also shows how a sportsmanship, although they fight sometimes get hurt, no emotions between them other than laughter, funny expressions and dance in Selna in between fights.
Not far from the port of Gili Trawangan, there are areas konserfasi about turtles. Turtles are still children will be raised and then released into the open sea to mature and breed, an environmental conservation efforts are very good. At the time of release of turtles into the sea, usually accompanied by traditional ceremonies, so it is quite attractive for tourists who happened to be on Gili Trawangan at that time.
Children turtles kept in a large aquarium similar, so that tourists can see both from above and from the side.
Sunset View is somewhere in the west of Gili Trawangan suitable for matahai see the beauty of the setting. In the evening this place will be crowded with tourists both local and foreign tourists who sit around waiting for the sunset. There are stalls selling snacks and drinks. You can reach this place by walking, cycling or horse-drawn carriage ride Cidomo. Make sure you do not miss to watch one of the beauty and exoticism of Gili Trawangan
Some cafes and bars provide a life of music, ranging from modern music top40 up with a very cool reggae music enjoyed in the atmosphere of the evening Gili Trawangan.
There are many options that provide movies on the beach, there are in the form of the TV and there are in the form of big screen with diverse types of films. Most of them do not charge a fee, to be able to get in the condition just buy a drink.