WHY FAST GILI?
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Gilis is three micro islands with certainly relaxing atmosphere, paradise beaches and azure water. The diameter of each of them probably does not exceed one kilometer, and therefore there are no cars and motorcycles, only bicycles. You can walk around the island in less than an hour or so.
First of all is of course beaches of Gilis. Golden sand and azure water makes this islands a true paradise, consequently, the beauty of the deep sea is worth to try snorkeling or scuba diving on Gilis, hence it’s so easy – just go into the water and swim 5-10 meters from the shore.
Furthermore it should be noted that in Gilis is quite common reggae and rasta cafes so with all the things consequently.
The most western and also most party. If you like to party – certainly choose Gili Trawangan. Here you will find a lot of new friends.
Middle island. It is the most tranquil island, as a result, if you want privacy and silence – Gili Meno certainly what you need. Quiet and relaxed atmosphere, as well as quiet evenings by the fire is probably things that you will remember for a long time.
The easternmost of the three islands and is perhaps the golden mean. Friendly company or family – everyone will be able to find on Gili Air something for themself. Having settled on the eastern part of the island you can see most noteworthy – every evening as the sun sets behind the mysterious mist above island of Lombok.
Our boats can take you to Trawangan or Air only, as a result, to get to Meno you will need to buy a ticket for the local boat in the port of Air or Trawangan. Boat goes twice a day, at 9 and 15 o`clock. Cost $3, travel time – around 10 minutes.
We receive payments in IDR, so in rupees ticket for fast boat will cost you only 490,000 per person, and 320,000 for one way fast boat. Pay for tickets in advance is not necessary, consequently you can pay on the day of travel directly to the driver.
Transfer to fast boat
We have free pick up in Sanur, Seminyak, Kuta and some areas of Ubud (jl.Monkey forest and jl.Raya Ubud), Canggu (Canggu Plaza).
In other streets for remote areas we have a fuel surcharge, costing 50,000 rupees per person one way.
Fast boat departion
Fast boats departs to Gili one time a day, hence start from your hotel at 6:30 am – 7:30 am. Thus already by 8:30 you’ll be on the pier. There you will be required to register and get tickets. At 9:00 boat departs from the port, consequently in 10:00 – 10:30 you will be on Gilis. Also the peak season starts to operate a second department: start from your hotel from 10:00 to 11:00 am.
Open return ticket
You can buy a ticket with an open return date. When you decide to come back – you need to come to “Wahana” stand with your tickets on the pier of Trawangan or Air IN 24HRs BEFORE THE RETURN and book return boat. For example, if you decide to return on January 25, you need to come on January 24 WITH TICKETS, 13 o`clock and indicate your intention.
IMPORTANT: in peak season, as New Year or Nyepi Day better to come to Gili harbour in 2 days before return to book your place for sure.
Return from Gili
Come to the port at 10:30, find Wahana stand and show your tickets. Also you will need to tell what area of Bali you’ll need to transfer – you will be given a separate ticket for transfer. When you arrive at the port of Bali, go from the pier to the parking lot, located directly on the left side. Than find our drivers near minivans.
You can recognize our drivers by stripes “Wahana” on a T-shirt. There`s a people on harbour who confusing passengers and trying to sell their private car.