Unwind amongst the beach paradise
Let loose at the pristine Tanjung Aan Beach in Mandalika, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara. This beach stretches around 2 km of its pearlescent coastline, facing the glistening ocean. When you stroll the area, you will be greeted by scenic landscapes of hills and clear skies. It’s a perfect spot to unwind.
Besides sightseeing, you can also swim and snorkel here since the waves of this beach are perfect for those activities. Surfing is also a popular activity to try here! Once you’re done with your fun adventures, you can chill at the row of cafes around Tanjung Aan. You’ll definitely experience plenty of excitement here!
Things to do nearby
Another gem you can also observe in Mandalika, Lombok is Merese Hill. It is the best place to view the amazing sunrise or sunset, with the stunning ocean and coastline in the background. You can trek up this hill to unwind amongst nature. Photograph enthusiasts can also take plenty of shots in this area. So be sure to visit this spot as it is an 11-minute walk away from Tanjung Aan.
If you can’t get enough of Mandalika’s tropical paradise, then a recommended destination to visit is Kuta Beach. Located on the south side of Lombok, this 20-minute drive away spot offers beach fun with more crowds and attractions. You can relax on its white sand and crystal clear water. It’s also a great spot to go surfing and snorkeling. There are plenty of restaurants and cafes to hang out at whenever you need to cool down from the heat.
About 8.8 km away from Tanjung Aan Beach is another tropical beach paradise called Seger Beach. Situated in Sukadane Village, this destination is great to catch the waves or a refreshing swim. However, if you prefer to sit back and unwind, you can also explore Seger Hill, just a 10-minute stroll away from the beach.
How to get there
Tanjung Aan Beach is located about 75 km from Mataram. From there, you can reach this destination in one and a half hours by motorcycle or car. But if you want to go to Tanjung Aan Beach straight from the Lombok International Airport, it will only take you around 45 minutes.