FAQ: Where Are The Gili Islands Bali?
- 1 How do you get to Gili Islands from Bali?
- 2 Where are the Gili Islands located?
- 3 How do you get to Gili Islands?
- 4 Can you do a day trip to Gili Islands from Bali?
- 5 How much does it cost to get from Bali to Gili Islands?
- 6 Which is the best Gili island to visit?
- 7 What is Gili island famous for?
- 8 Is Gili Trawangan a party island?
- 9 Are Gili Islands safe?
- 10 Can you fly from Bali to Gili Islands?
- 11 Is Gili Trawangan in Bali?
- 12 Is Gili T expensive?
- 13 Can you fly to Gili Islands?
- 14 Which Gili Island has the best beaches?
How do you get to Gili Islands from Bali?
Hopping on a fast boat from Bali to Gili Islands is the most convenient, and quickest, way of commuting. You can opt for this service from two places in Bali, Padang Bai, and Amed. The journey takes 2.5 – 3 hours depending on the weather.
Where are the Gili Islands located?
The distance between Bali and Gili Islands is 118 km.
How do you get to Gili Islands?
Getting to the Gili Islands is easy from either Bali or Lombok. From Bali, travellers can catch a fast boat at Sanur Beach or Serangan Harbour. The trip takes less than one hour from either point and return tickets cost about $105 USD per person.
Can you do a day trip to Gili Islands from Bali?
No the Gilis are not a day trip at all. They are not even off the coast of Bali, they are off the coast of Lombok, the next island over. Boat companies say it takes an hour to get there.
How much does it cost to get from Bali to Gili Islands?
Bali to The Gili Islands Price On average, prices range from as low as $25 USD for low budget ferry operators and up to $45 USD for high class ferry operators for one way trips.
Which is the best Gili island to visit?
Gili Air is the best Gili Island for honeymoons, family trips, and travelers who want to escape the madness of Gili Trawangan but need more action than in Gili Meno. On this island, you’ll find more restaurants than in Meno and even some cocktail bars.
What is Gili island famous for?
The Gili Islands are famous for its fantastic visibility, gorgeous coral reefs, and diverse marine wildlife! You can literally go swimming right off the beaches of Gili Trawangan, and you’re almost guaranteed to spot a few turtles!
Is Gili Trawangan a party island?
Backpackers have been flocking to Gili T for years, as it’s been known as a party island where you can find pretty much any vice your heart desires.
Are Gili Islands safe?
None of us have ever felt unsafe on the Gili islands. The Gilis are absolutely safe for solo female travellers! An important fact to note is that the three Gili islands are INCREDIBLY small. Even the biggest of the three, Gili Trawangan, houses only 1500 people.
Can you fly from Bali to Gili Islands?
You can also fly from Bali to Lombok to reach the Gili Islands. I would only recommend this if you are exploring Lombok too (which we recommend as it’s a beautiful island) or if it’s a time of year where the sea conditions are poor.
Is Gili Trawangan in Bali?
The Gili Islands are three islands off the coast of Lombok, east of the island of Bali. The Gilis are comprised of Gili Trawangan, Gili Meno and Gili Air. “Gili” literally translates to “island”.
Is Gili T expensive?
A vacation to Gili Trawangan for one week usually costs around Rp3,242,287 for one person. So, a trip to Gili Trawangan for two people costs around Rp6,484,574 for one week. A trip for two weeks for two people costs Rp12,969,148 in Gili Trawangan.
Can you fly to Gili Islands?
No, you can not fly to the Gili Islands from Bali as there is no airport on any of the Gili Islands. The islands are basically too small to fit an airstrip, let alone an airport on. The closest airport to the Gili Islands is Lombok International Airport (LOP).
Which Gili Island has the best beaches?
Gili Meno: the romantic escape The smallest and quietest of the three Gilis, Gili Meno arguably has the best beaches of the lot – swathes of white sand scattered with squat trees, fringed with crystal clear water.