Mataram is the capital of NTB located on the island of Lombok. The city of Mataram is famous for its cultural blend of Balinese and Sasak people of Lombok. In Mataram especially in Lombok you can see the culture of Bali. However in Bali Lombok culture is not present because during ancient times Lombok is just a part of the Karangasem Kingdom of Bali.
On this tour, our team will bring you back to the past to see the relics site of the Karangasem Kingdom of Bali located on the island of Lombok.
The best way to see Lombok culture and its touristy side is by using scooter. Our guide will pick you up at your hotel at 08.00 am and bring you to our office for breakfast and briefing. At 09:30 am our guide will bring you to Mayura Park. This park used to be the recreational place of Raja Karangasem of Lombok Anak Agung Gede Ngurah.
After Mayura Park we will see the traditional market Mandalika, where locals buy basic necessities like food, spices, fruits and handicrafts. At noon we will have lunch at Taliwang Chicken Restaurant in Lombok, you will taste the delicious traditional cuisine of Lombok.
The journey continues to Narmada Park. This park is a resting place of the Karangasem King of Lombok and his empress. The park size is nearly 3 hectares. It is a miniature version of Mount Rinjani Lombok.
Next we will go to Sesaot Spring Bath where along the journey you will enjoy the scenery of rice field and fresh rural air. In Sesaot you can take a bath or see the scenic view with its fresh water from natural spring. Do bring your swimwear/costumes if you want to take a dip in the cool water.
From Sesaot we will stop for a while at Pura Lingsar.The temple is unique because it is also a place of worship for Lombok Muslims who still adhere to prayer 3 times or “Waktu Telu” After Pura Lingsar our professional team will take you back to your hotel.