Batu Payung Beach - Lombok is not only famous by Senggigi Beach. There is a Batu Payung Beach in Central Lombok, which is famous for a large reef-like umbrella in the coastal area. Unlike the other beaches, Batu Payung Beach is not as imagined. Yes, this beach does not have white sand, consisting only of large rocks and coral shaped like an umbrella.
Batu Payung Beach
Batu Payung Beach can be said to be a prima donna among the beaches in Lombok. Travelers are often talked about. This beach is located in Central Lombok.
To Get There
Route to the beach is not difficult. You could be headed toward Mandalika Beach formerly Kuta Beach Lombok, or can direct towards Tanjung Aan.
But unfortunately, less clear directions and access road to Tanjung Aan inadequate. The road was not good. If you lose your way, do not hesitate to ask the local people. The trip takes about 15 minutes from the beach Mandalika towards Tanjung Aan.
Arriving at Tanjung Aan, you may be the first time there will look for where the Pantai Batu Payung. It turns out that this beach is located behind a hill that looks across the sea from Tanjung Aan.
Tanjung Aan Beach, you can walk down the beach about 30 minutes. If you want more quickly, you can take a boat from Tanjung Aan beach for 15 minutes, then added about 5 minutes walk.
You have to be careful when walking down the rocks. Moss clinging feels very slippery.