Due to its good waves for surfing and laidback beach vibes, Nusa Lembongan is slowly becoming a world-famous tourist destination. Lembongan is perfect if you’re seeking an quick island escape! Home to beautiful beaches, stunning marine life and insta worthy back drops, the island is perfect for a day trip from Sanur.
Here are the top places you should visit on Nusa Lembongan:
The primary and longest beach on Nusa Lembongan. Jungut Batu Beach is where all the wooden tour boats and fishing vessels dock. A surf break is nearby if you feel like catching some waves. The beach is the best spot to catch some glorious sunsets, where vibrant oranges and yellows fill the sky, and as a bonus, you’ll see Bali’s Mt Agung in the backdrop.
One of Nusa Lembongan’s highlights, an outcrop here sucks up water, which eventually explodes with a boom, earning the name devil’s tear. Besides watching the burst of water explosion, the spray created often produces a rainbow worth seeing. It’s no wonder that the Devil’s Tear is a visitor’s favorite thing to do on Lembongan.
Snorkel with Manta Rays
Snorkeling with manta rays is currently trending in Nusa Penida and Nusa Ceningan. Some spots of Nusa Lembongan are also swarming with the majestic water angels. It’s possible to book a tour for in Lembongan, where you’ll take a short boat trip to the usual manta ray hotspots and can swim with the playful creatures for hours. Alternatively, let us arrange a trip for you from Sanur – transfers are included in most packages – we only recommend the best and safest operators in Bali.
Here are some great things to do in Nusa Lembongan. The island is easy to access with a ferry from Sanur, which leaves multiple times per day. Speedboats are the best and safest way to travel to the island and many leave right from Sanur. It takes between 35 minutes – 45 minutes one-way from Sanur to Lembongan.