- 1 How do I get from Bali to Gili Islands?
- 2 How long is the ferry from Bali to Gili T?
- 3 What is the cheapest way to get to Gili Islands from Bali?
- 4 Can you do a day trip to Gili Islands from Bali?
- 5 Is Gili T expensive?
- 6 How many days do you need in Gili Islands?
- 7 Where do you get the boat from Bali to Gili Trawangan?
- 8 How do I get to Gili Islands?
- 9 Are Gili Islands safe?
- 10 How much is the fast boat from Bali to Gili?
- 11 Which is the best Gili island to visit?
- 12 Are the Gili Islands worth visiting?
- 13 How do I get from Ubud to Gili Islands?
- 14 How do you get to Gili Islands from Canggu?
How do I get from Bali to Gili Islands?
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.
How long is the ferry from Bali to Gili T?
Ferries from Bali to the Gili Islands typically take around 1,5-2 hours from the main harbour in Padang Bai and the cheapest tickets sell for around $20-$25 for a single trip.
What is the cheapest way to get to Gili Islands from Bali?
In this case, or if you’re looking to take the cheapest transport option available, you can take the “slow boat”. There is a local ferry that leaves every 60 to 90 minutes daily from Bali to Lombok. The catch is that it’s quite a longer journey at around four to six hours one way.
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.
Is Gili T expensive?
You should plan to spend around Rp463,184 ($32) per day on your vacation in Gili Trawangan, which is the average daily price based on the expenses of other visitors. Past travelers have spent, on average, Rp92,988 ($6.52) on meals for one day and Rp35,536 ($2.49) on local transportation.
How many days do you need in Gili Islands?
We recommend starting with at least 3 nights and giving yourself a little leeway in your plans to add more days on. After all just about everyone who goes to Gili Trawangan ends up extending their stay by at least a day or two.
Where do you get the boat from Bali to Gili Trawangan?
The main southern departure harbour for fast boat services to the Gili islands and Lombok is Serangan harbour. If you are staying in south Bali, you can also consider using Padang Bai departures as explained below. Nearby Sanur harbour and Benoa Port mainly serve Bali to Lembongan and Nusa Penida.
How do I get to Gili Islands?
The easiest way to get to the Gilis from Lombok’s airport or Senggigi is to walk to the nearest travel agent, taxi desk or tour and book a package. The cheapest way is to take a bemo/taxi to Pemenang, walk or cidomo (Rp 5,000) to Bangsal, and then take the Public boat (ferry) (Rp 10,000 to Gili Air) from there.
Are Gili Islands safe?
The islands are very safe but there are incidents of petty crime on all islands but especially Gili Trawangan. It has to be said that most of the petty crimes committed on the island are carried out by people from the mainland and indeed other travelers rather than the islanders themselves.
How much is the fast boat from Bali to Gili?
The price of a ticket is approximately US$52 (700,000rps) one way and US$100 (1,350,000rps) return per person (subject to exchange rate flutuations). This price includes hotel transfers from most hotels in South Bali.
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.
Are the Gili Islands worth visiting?
The Gilis are very nice and definitely worth a visit if you have time. The beaches and waters there are nicer than Bali.
How do I get from Ubud to Gili Islands?
There are several fast boat harbors: Padangbai, Sanur, Serangan, and Amed. It takes about 3.5 hours for total transfer time from Ubud to Gili Trawangan, either from Padangbai or Serangan. if it is Padangbai, it is 1.5 hours overland driving, 0.5 hours gathering before depart, then 1.5 hours sea cross.
How do you get to Gili Islands from Canggu?
There is no direct connection from Canggu to Gili Islands. However, you can take the taxi to Padang Bai then take the ferry to Gili Meno. Alternatively, Scoot Cruise operates a ferry from Sanur to Gili Meno once daily. Tickets cost Rp575000 and the journey takes 3h 55m.