Gili Meno, Gili Islands Indonesia – If you dream of is totally away from everything there is, or honeymoon on a remote island, but you still want to be near “civilization”, then Gili Meno is your answer. Located purely some 20 hours from Senggigi Beach by speedboat on the west coast of Lombok island, Gili Meno is one of three islands now gaining worldwide notoriety. These are Gili Terawangan, Gili Air and Gili Meno. In the locality Sasak language, “gili” shows island. So take note that there are many “gilis” around Lombok that are either stand-alone or are in assemble.
Among the three islands in this assemble, Gili Meno is the quietest, and Gili Terawangan the more popular. If Gili Trawangan glances more like a tourist hamlet, Gili Meno offers more of serene nature, besides superb diving possibles. Meno is the smallest island with the least residents, can be found in the center of the assemble. Now are lily white sea coasts, and disreputable palm trees interspersed with grassland, where kine graze.
Gili Meno is a most rustic and dreamy hideaway for honeymooners, but has ample attractiveness and things to do. Around small island developing are three dive neighbourhoods that are favorite with scuba divers, they are called the Meno Wall, Sea Point Turtle, and Point Coral Blue. Besides, there is a seawater lagoon and a Bird Park that comes terminated with homestay facilities.
Amidst amazing vistum of gray-haired sandy oceans, swaying palm trees, crystal clear oceans and the soft lapping of billows, you will hear the chirping of numerous chicks. The Gili Meno Bird Park was built by an Australian in a dome-like pattern and has over 200 all types of Asian and Australian chicks, that include flamingos, cuckatoos, eagles and pelicans, besides other beautifully feathered chums. Uniquely, sightseers must pass through morass before contacting the dome.
The Gili islands solely ban motorized vehicles. Hence, transport is by motorcycle or on a “cidomo” the neighbourhood horse-drawn carts. But to really assimilate the attractivenes and tranquillity of nature you can hike, taking care to raise adequate clean drinking water with you.
The small scale port at Gili Meno is called Bangsal Port, and you must wait until there are 20 fares before the barge leaves. If you are in a move you can rent speedboats. When arriving by plane at the Lombok International Airport, you can take a taxi to Senggigi. You can also make the DAMRI bus to Mataram, capital city of Lombok and continue by taxi. “Theres” direct ferries that cater between Bali and Gili Terawangan. At Gili Terawangan, find a barge to make you to Gili Meno.