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Gili

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Gili archipelago, which consists of three Islands: Gili Trawangan, Gili Meno and Gili air. This archipelago is located just off the coast of another island Indonesia - Lombok.

The Gili Islands are a popular destination for tourists and romantics, and for those who love secluded and quiet holiday. On each island there is a small entertainment and recreational complexes. Guests can stay in a cozy Bungalow or a hotel with a pool. In addition, there are restaurants and discos.

Most locals live on the island of Gili Trawangan in the villages, which stretch along the Eastern part of the island. The cars and the movement of another vehicle on the Islands is prohibited by the local authorities, so you can rent a Bicycle or Hiking. You can explore the countryside on horse-drawn carriage.

The Islands are popular for diving and snorkeling (or Snorkelling) that can enjoy the local marine flora and fauna and unique coral reefs. Snorkeling is a form of swimming under water using a mask, snorkel and fins.

In the language of the people Sasaki, which is a large part of the population of Lombok island, the name of the Islands of Gili sounds like "little island". The first of these Islands, Gili Trawangan, better developed infrastructure, located more hotels. For those who love deep sea diving, there are suitable for this place. The second island, Gili Meno is quieter, this place is perfect for lovers of sunbathing and snorkeling. The third island, Gili air attracts with its wide beaches and unusually clear and the azure waters of the ocean.