Around Ekas, the flora and fauna is amazing: cliffs, lagoon, beaches, jungle, monkeys are waiting for you. Discover the remote and beautiful Kaliantan and the rest of the Southern coastline, where you are likely to have a beach all to yourself. With our local guide or by yourself, don’t miss the opportunity to explore the beautiful surroundings.
Motorbikes can be rented for a day.
The best thing about Ekas Beach is the local fishermen’s activities. There are about 50 small huts floating in the sea with the fishermen’s traditional boat on the sides of the huts. The small huts are made to grow Kerapu fish and shrimp.
If you are interested to learn about their work or catch your evening meal, we can arrange a fishing trip.
Mont Rinjani, Lombok’s famous volcano, soars 3726 m above sea level and is the second highest volcano in Indonesia, attracting many trekkers and climbers. The huge crater near the top contains a beautiful lake called « Danau Segara Anak » There are a number of caves and waterfalls and hot springs located around the volcano. Treks can be organized with specified tours operators.
Tetebatu village and the volcano waterfalls
Traditional Sasak handicraft artisans are spread throughout the villages in this area. Tetebatu is as well the departure point to the waterfalls. After a two hour pleasant walk through the rice paddies, you will be able to enjoy a refreshing dip in the mountain stream surrounded by dense jungle.
Tanjung Luar fish market and surrounding villages
This is Lombok’s biggest fish market where you can see people selling many kind of fish caught during night sailing. From Tanjung Luar, you can visit Sapit village, a rice and tobacco farm, as well as Pijot Village, where you can see people making salt in traditional way.