The Rough Guide to Bali & Lombok



Practical travel guide to Bali and Lombok with a free eBook featuring points-of-interest structured lists of all sights and off-the-beaten-track treasures, with detailed colour-coded maps, practical details about what to see and to do in Bali and Lombok, how to get there and around, pre-departure information, as well as top time-saving tips, like a visual list of things not to miss in Bali and Lombok, expert author picks and itineraries to help you plan your trip. The Rough Guide to BALI AND LOMBOK covers: South Bali, Ubud and central Bali, east Bali, north Bali and the central volcanoes, west Bali, Lombok and the Gili Islands. Inside this travel guide you’ll find:RECOMMENDATIONS FOR EVERY TYPE OF TRAVELLER Experiences selected for every kind of trip to Bali and Lombok, from off-the-beaten-track adventures in Lombok’s southeast peninsula to family activities in child-friendly places, like Ubud or chilled-out breaks in popular tourist areas, like the Gili Islands.

PRACTICAL TRAVEL TIPS Essential pre-departure information including Bali and Lombok entry requirements, getting around, health information, travelling with children, sports and outdoor activities, food and drink, festivals, culture and etiquette, shopping, tips for travellers with disabilities and more. TIME-SAVING ITINERARIES: Carefully planned routes covering the best of Bali and Lombok give a taste of the richness and diversity of the destination, and have been created for different time frames or types of trip. DETAILED REGIONAL COVERAGE: Clear structure within each sightseeing chapter includes regional highlights, brief history, detailed sights and places ordered geographically, recommended restaurants, hotels, bars, clubs and major shops or entertainment options.

INSIGHTS INTO GETTING AROUND LIKE A LOCAL: Tips on how to beat the crowds, save time and money and find the best local spots for visiting temples, diving and snorkelling or taking in the paddy field scenery. HIGHLIGHTS OF THINGS NOT TO MISS: Rough Guides’ rundown of the Bukit peninsular, Canggu, Kuta and Sekotong’s best sights and top experiences help to make the most of each trip to Bali and Lombok, even in a short time. HONEST AND INDEPENDENT REVIEWS: Written by Rough Guides’ expert authors with a trademark blend of humour, honesty and expertise, to help to find the best places in Bali and Lombok, matching different needs.

BACKGROUND INFORMATION: Comprehensive ‘Contexts’ chapter features fascinating insights into Bali and Lombok, with coverage of history, religion, ethnic groups, environment, wildlife and books, plus a handy language section and glossary. FABULOUS FULL COLOUR PHOTOGRAPHY: Features inspirational colour photography, including the stunning Jatiluwih rice terrace and the spectacular Mount Rinjani. COLOUR-CODED MAPPING: Practical full-colour maps, with clearly numbered, colour-coded keys for quick orientation in Senggigi, Jimbaran and many more locations in Bali and Lombok, reduce need to go online.

USER-FRIENDLY LAYOUT With helpful icons, and organised by neighbourhood to help you pick the best spots to spend your time. FREE EBOOK Free eBook download with every purchase of a printed book allows you to access all of the content from your phone or tablet, for on-the-road exploration.

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Weight 0.382 kg
Dimensions 19.8 × 13 × 1.9 cm










Tenth edition


915.98620443 (edition:23)


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