It should be mentioned, that Indonesian island Lombok is not the right place to travel to with little children. There are no amusement parks and children centers, and all the more or less big shops with children stuff are located in Mataram, though there are not many of them. A little child will hardly appreciate leisure activities, virgin forests, and deserted beaches. Though, active and curious teenagers will definitely find something interesting to do here. So, think twice, whether your child is ready to travel to such a solitary and wild place.
Hallmarks of the picturesque island of Lombok are fantastically beautiful beaches with white sand and turquoise water. Kuta is considered the most famous beach resort; it has long been … Open
The tourism industry is just developing in Lombok, so you and your child have a unique opportunity to visit this corner of the Earth, that is not quite civilized yet. You can easily trick your kid into learning snorkeling or diving. Clean transparent water, a big amount of friendly underwater inhabitants, and easy renting system make it appealing to try diving. Even little kids will like watching numerous beautiful fish swimming just a dozen meters away. Sets are perfect for young divers, and there are plenty of diving schools.
If you like adventure novels and stories about pirates, you should visit at least one of the Gili Islands near Lombok. The locals will get you to an almost uninhabited piece of land for a fee, where your kid can play treasure hunting or privateers chasing. However, teenagers, as well as grownups, will appreciate the beauty of the untouched nature. To find yourself on a real inhabited island – what can compare to such an experience? But there is one more adventure in Lombok, which you should experience with your child if he is strong enough to walk all day long. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
About 300 hotels and inns of various categories are found on Lombok, and there are quite unusual places among them. One of the most attractive resorts is Pool Club. It’s located in … Open
We are talking about climbing to the Rinjani volcano. Before climbing, think, whether your child is ready for that. If he is, then take him with you. You will never forget the view from the top of the volcano, even if you saw it when you were five. And what kind of child won’t like to look into the real crater? Organized groups climb the volcano from March to October. Such ascents are the whole point of traveling to Lombok. If your child is ready to travel around the island in a rented car, looking for the waterfalls in the jungles, and communicating with the locals – he will definitely like it here. Visit the Sukarere Village. Here a child will see with his own eyes, what the history teachers are telling about, and will get acquainted with the art of the local weavers.
A curious teenager can learn about the décor of the Muslim mosques and Hindu temples. You should also visit Mayura Water Palace and Namadas water park, which actually has nothing to do with water. Here your child can learn the history of the island. If you travel with a little child, be careful with the restaurant choice – most of them serve traditional Indonesian food, not every kid will like. On the whole, if your child is curious and old enough to spend the days with maximum activity, take him with you. Lombok has this charm of a remote place, which a child will remember forever, even if he travels a lot. Remember, your child will like this place, if you like it.
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Things to visit with your kids in Indonesia
It would seem that the water park will not be able to surprise tourists while there are a lot of beaches, as well as a clean and warm sea in the country. However, all visitors to the Waterbom water park delight this place. It is located in the village of Kuta on the Indonesian island of Bali. The water park covers an area of 3.8 hectares. It offers a lot of exciting entertainment for both children and adults. There are 17 different water slides, whirlpools in a closed tube, and extreme descents from various heights here. A calm drift past the lush tropical vegetation along the river that permeates the entire water park is also waiting for you here. Children can get temporary tattoos, spend time in a water shooting range, jump on a trampoline, and play games on the water. All this and much more along to the convenient location in the center of Kuta make the Waterbom water park a very popular place for family holidays.