Kuta Beach is identical with one of the most famous beaches in Bali, but actually if you think that Kuta Beach in Bali is so beautiful, then you will get stunned when you reach the Kuta Beach Lombok. Located on the south part of Lombok this glowing beach has so much cleaner white sand and wavier coastline with healthy reefs that create a dramatic appearance.
If you want to go to Kuta Beach, you should go to Kuta Village, Pujut, Central Lombok. The beach that has 7.2km coastline has some small hills and one that sits right on the side of the beach is called Mandalika Hill. The name is taken from a local tale about Princess Mandalika who jumped from the hill to safe herself from the princes who wanted to marry her. Nowadays, the hill becomes the best spot to enjoy Kuta Lombok. Since the water of Kuta Beach is still so clear, then if you climb to the hill, you can see the beauty of underwater world in some parts of the beach.
From Mataram, the capital of West Nusa Tenggara Province in Lombok Island, you need to drive about 72 km or about 90 minutes, so you are recommended to rent a car or join a tour. Public transportation is definitely a luxury and it does not operate after 3pm, so if you miss it, you should stay or call the expensive taxi. It is recommended to take from Sengigi Harbor.
In Kuta Beach Lombok, you can choose various beach activities like snorkeling, surfing, or simply sit on the beach to tan the skin or watch then sunset. About 2 km to the east, you will find Seger Beach. The beach is in the same coastline as Kuta Lombok and the view is also so magnificent. For who love snorkeling, Seger beach is a perfect place. The same thing goes for surfing. Many tourists even prefer Seger Beach for surfing and snorkeling than Kuta Beach.
How to get to Kuta Lombok?
Apart from Lombok Airport, you can visit the Kuta Lombok using fast boats from Bali to Lombok with destination Bangsal, Senggigi, and Teluk Nara with a cheap price, please check the Fast Boat Page to find some fast boats in Bali you can order. We also provide Private Transfer for those of you who want to travel from Gili Island to Kuta Lombok.