About us and about Indonesia destination
Pasatama Lombok Holiday is a qualified Tour Operator in Lombok operated by professional and educated staffs. We have established since 1999. The main business is to arrange Lombok Golf tour, Lombok Meeting and Incentive tour, Lombok daily excursion, Lombok family vacation, Rinjani trekking package, Komodo adventure tour, Flores-Kelimutu trip, Sumba travel, Timor package, Bali packages, Java tour, Kalimantan (Borneo) trip, Sulawesi packages, and other tour destinations in Indonesia. The tour is escorted by experience tour guides who understand much about the regions. Our supporting business is online system domestic and international ticketing, Hajj and Umrah package, passport, visa, and other travel document arrangement.
Lombok is a completely unspoiled and sparkling paradise island among Indonesian archipelago. Its cultural and natural attraction attracts visitors from all over the world to visit the island. The white sandy beaches of Senggigi, Kuta, Tanjung Aan, is a crystalline spots for swimming, snorkeling, and diving. While the wave of Bangko Banko beach is a challenging beach for wind surfing. The wind surfer mania should not miss out the surfing trip in Lombok. You will find many surfing points around the island such as Grupuk beach, Ekas, Seger, and Mawun beach. The best season is however between May to September.
Segara Anak Lake and the peak of mount Rinjani are considered as a wonderful natural attraction the visitors may explore. We commonly organize Rinjani trekking package 3 days 2 nights and 4 days 3 nights. The adventurous grade of these two choices is challenging. Between Decembers to February Mount Rinjani National Park is closed by local Government due to bad weather consideration.
The tourists who are fond of marine activities may spend a holiday in Gili Air, Gili Meno, and Gili Trawangan. These small islands have turquoise beaches where you may snorkel or fun dive to enjoy under water scenery. You will discover red and blue coral reef and colorful fishes. Lombok Island is not only a breathtaking place for cultural and natural attractions but also a comfortable place for luxurious Golf tour, International standard Meeting package, Incentive tour, Convention, and Exhibition. We are ready with two 18 holes Golf course, namely Rinjani Golf course and Kosaido Golf course; several hotels have high standard MICE facilities.
The neighboring Islands of Lombok are Komodo, Flores, Sumba, and Timor Island. Komodo Island is inhabited by cannibal dragon lizard so called Varanus Komodoensis. This animal attraction also attracts many visitors to explore the island. Even on November 11th 2011 UNESCO inaugurated Komodo dragon lizard as the world heritage site. We prepare daily departure tour package for the tourists who want to watch the dragon on the island.
Flores is a Portuguese word for flower. Portuguese used to occupy Flores before moving to Timor Island at the 15th century. Flores is so well known for Kelimutu 3 colors lake adventure. If Komodo is the mascot of the Lesser Sunda Islands, Flores is a star of the east as on the surface of the earth we can only find the three colors lake in Flores Island.
Sumba Island on the other hand is so famous for ikat weaving and the magic of Pasola war festival. Sumba weaving and Pasola war festival is not only popular in Indonesia but also worldwide. There is no freedom war except Sumba Pasola War festival. It is a hidden pearl in the archipelago as it is not merely just a festival tour but also a combination of art and patriotism.
Timor Island is an unspoiled tour destination in Indonesia. Timor is the island still keeping a secret of tour package among the Lesser Sunda Islands. Timor Island has been separated into two parts, west Timor is still a part of Indonesian territory, while the east nowadays known as Timor Leste has gotten an independency since 1997. There are some cultural and religious tour objects to see in Timor Island such as traditional villages and Cathedral Church.
Lombok is one of some seventeen thousand islands among the Archipelago. The island has been developed as an adventure, marine, leisure, Company gathering, Meeting & Convention, and cultural tour destination. It is popular as Chili Island since Lombok itself in Indonesian language means chili pepper. Geographically Lombok lies 8 degrees south of the equator and stretches some 80 km west to the east and about the same distance north to south. It is dominated by the second highest mountain in Indonesia, Gunung Rinjani which soars to 3726 m. It has a large caldera with a Crater Lake Segara Anak, 600 m below the rim, and a new volcanic cone which has formed in the center. Rinjani Mountain last erupted in 1994, and evidence of this can be seen in the fresh lava and yellow sulfur around the inner cone. Since a few years ago Rinjani Mountain has been preserved by the Government as Mount Rinjani National Park. There are several routes the people pass through when they want to set out on a trek and explore the mountain. We recommend however Torean, Kembang Kuning, Sembalun, and Senaru starting point. The professional mountain trekkers usually need 3 days 2 nights to climb up the peak. 4 days 3 nights is however highly recommended. The junior trekker may reach the Crater Lake in 3 days 2 nights trekking package. Before setting out on an adventurous mountain trekking, the people might be delight in a tremendous panorama of the rain forest and magnificent waterfall.
Marine activities lovers may enjoy snorkeling and diving adventure trip in Gili Air, Gili Meno, and Gili Trawangan. You will discover the turquoise beaches with underwater scenery of red coral, blue coral reef, and colorful fishes. There are still many other snorkel and dive sites to explore on the island; namely Gili Nanggu, Gili Sulat, Gili Gde, and Gili Lontar. Dive package we offer to the tourists are dive course, fun dive, night dive, and scuba dive adventure.
Lombok Surfing adventure tour is other chalanging marine activity the visitors may enjoy. The qualified wind surfers should not miss out the surfing trip in some wonderful points in Grupuk beach, Ekas, Seger, and Mawun beach.
Lombok Island is undoubtedly an excellent vacation resort for the vacationers who adore rain forest hiking along with other land and sea adventurous journey. Hilly and mountainous regions dominate numerous part of the floor of the land. Tetebatu in the east together with all the beauty of rice terrace, hilly cool resort, and heterogenic rain forest with various wooden trees is a perfect resort for hiking. Benang Setokel and Benang Kelambu which happen to be situated at the northern part of central Lombok are yet another fantastic rain forest the people have recently discovered as the new gateway to trek up the top of mount Rinjani. The marvel of Pusuk pass preserved monkey forest, in northwest Lombok challenges the travelers with a spectacular half-day soft trekking.
In addition, Lombok Island with the whole space of much more than 4000 km square as well as the stunning seashore surrounds it make the Island not only simply as mountain trekking adventure tour destination but also additionally as a charming and enchanting vacation resort for marine pursuits tourists. The roar of the waves in Mawun beach, Seger, Gerupuk, and Ekas of south Lombok challenge the wind surfers to drive a surfboard on an adventurous wind surfing. During rainy season the wave in Mawun, Seger, and Gerupuk attain the height of roughly 6 to 7 meters, whereas in Ekas beach it can get as much as 10 meters high. It is goofy, regular, and tube. When the sea is low tide, the people can easily witness coral reefs on the shore.
Moreover, Bangko Bangko and Tanjung Luar both equally tend to be the breathtaking beaches for jigging and bottom fishing. Barracuda and tuna are the common fishes the fishermen get. Visitors in family vacation who could not join mountain trekking, surfing, fishing, and other land and sea adventure trip they might conveniently enjoy the leisure time in 3 small Island by playing banana boat, canoe, or exploring the underwater scenery by joining glass bottom boat trip.