With more than 13,000 islands , Indonesia is the largest archipelago in the world. We sail to Lombok which is called Pepper Island. Lombok is full of charm, originality and authenticity. Located East of Bali it gives a vision of paradise with beaches with fine sand, turquoise lagoons, year-round warm waters and beautiful bays for swimming. The natural beauty in the interior of the island is largely preserved with waterfalls, rice fields and typical villages.
● Accommodation in double or triple cabin with private bathroom aboard our yacht of last generation
● Full board (breakfast, lunch, dinner)
● Service of the crew : 2 persons (captain, steward/cook)
● 2 sets of linen,towels and beach towels per person/week
● Consumables for the yacht (diesel, fuel and water)
● Insurance for the yacht and the passengers
● Water sports on board : snorkelling equipment and sea kayak
● Transfers airport – base – airport (optional)
● Beverages, soft and alcoholic beverages
● Cash box (mandatory): 155 Euros per person per cruise payable in cash on spot upon arrival
● Open bar (optional) : 90 Euros per person (excluding wines)
DAY 1: “Gold Island Beach Club”, DENPASAR SELATAN – SANUR (6 NM / 1 h)
Embarkation is at 05:00pm at “Gold Island Beach Club”, Denpasar Selatan. We will then sail for about an hour to Sanur beach which extends over 5 km on the east coast of Bali. Safety briefings wil commence followed by dinner and a night at anchor off Sanur.
DAY 2: SANUR – NUSA LEMBONGAN (20 MN / 3 hrs )
After a first swim we sail to Nusa Lembongan to Mushroom Bay, unofficially named after the mushroom corals in the reef and famous for the crescent of bright white sandy beach. The inhabitants are mainly Hindus who manufacture traditional wooden boats and cultivate algae for carrageenan production. Short sail south to the ” Manta Ray ” bay for snorkeling. We then continue onto anchor for the night in Cenningan channel .
DAY 3: NUSA LEMBONGAN – Gili ISLANDS (40 MN / 6 hrs)
Early departure to the Gili Islands , they consist of three tiny islands with white sand beaches, lined with coconut trees and surrounded by turquoise waters , a vision of paradise. In the south of Gili Meno we have time for snorkeling and to explore the island. It is the smallest of the three islands, very quiet and friendly. It takes about two hours to go around it by foot. We can visit the turtle sanctuary with its little pools on the beach, teeming with baby turtles. Surrounded by coral reefs the Gilis provide colorful underwater world with turtles, manta rays, clown fish, and countless species of colorful fish.
Gili Air was the first island to be settled by fishing families. Coconut plantations and fishing are still important for the local economy. The beaches here are the best of the Gili bunch as well as the snorkeling sites , they can be easily reached from the shores of the white sandy beaches.
DAY 4: GILI ISLANDS – SENGGIGI
On the west of Lombok Senggigi is some of the most beautiful scenery on this trip. Lombok is a colorful mixture of Balinese, Chinese and Arab influences. Senggigi offers spectacular landscapes with sweeping bays, coconut palm –fringed white sand beaches and jungle –clad hillsides. It also offers wonderful snorkeling spots.
Opportunity for an optional half-day excursion on the island of Lombok . We can visit monkey forest , the local market and the Temple of Lingsar, which was built in 1714 and is nestled in enchanting rice fields .
DAY 5 : SENGGIGI – POH – GILI NANGGU
Continue to the island Poh for snorkeling. Later we sail to Gili Nanggu , a small island off the west coast of Lombok with lush vegetation. Time for swimming and anchoring for the night.
DAY 6 : NANGGU – GEDE
Further along the Southwest coast we visit other beautiful places for snorkeling off various smaller islands. This coast boasts pristine, secluded beaches, tiny offshore islands in the turquoise blue water, pearl farms, old mosques and friendly people. We will spend the night off the island Gede .
DAY 7 : GEDE – NUSA PENIDA – PULAU SERANGAN
We set sail toward Nusa Penida (Crystal Bay). Crystal Bay is a beautiful beach on the north coast of the island of Nusa Penida. Here time seems to stand still, you still see people living the old tradition. We spend the afternoon in this small and quiet bay with its crystal clear water, with the whitest sand beach of Bali and one of the best snorkeling places. In the afternoon we sail to the lagoon of Pulau Serangan for the last night on board.
DAY 8: PULAU SERANGAN – “Gold Island Beach Club”, DENPASAR SELATAN
We get up early and set sail, disembarking at 08:00am after breakfast in the “Gold Island Beach Club”, Denpasar Selatan.
Several companies fly to Bali ( Emirates, Quatar airways, Malaysia Airlines).
Transfers airport – base – airport : 85 Euro per person
One way transfer : 45 Euro per person