Nusa Lembongan is a picturesque island south east of Bali. This stunningly beautiful island is fast achieving popularity as a top tourist destination in and around Bali. While it carries all the charms of Bali, it is not half as crowded and bustling as Bali. There is no traffic and vendors to spoil the majestic scenery and natural feel on the island. The water is aqua blue and crystal clear. All in all Nusa Lembongan is an ideal place to just lay back and immerse in the sun. The island is a great location for water sports like surfing, snorkeling and diving. Diverse and rich marine life and healthy coral population around the island means there are several diving sites here. Apart from the crowded surfing beaches, there are many more beaches which are secluded and quieter. Sandy Bay and Dream beach are two beautiful and oft frequented beaches of the island. The island is visited by the the Ocean Sunfish between July and October. It is a great favorite with divers and attract them to dive here. The best and richest dive sites on the island are Crystal Bay and Blue Corner. The marine life around the island include spectacular species like eagle rays, manta rays, wobbegogn shark, tuna, snappers, jack and marbled rays.
The nearest airport is Denpasar International Airport (DPS), also known as “Ngurah Rai” on mainland Bali. Ferry boats from Bali to Lembongan depart from Sanur Beach at the end of Jalan Hang Tuah and there are numerous services to choose from, many of which offer airport or hotel pick ups and drop offs.