(Helmholtz Centre Potsdam GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences/ Universitaet Potsdam, GERMANY)
(Founder and CEO of Aaronia AG, GERMANY)
(Director General of Strengthening for Research and Development,
The Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education)
Nanggu Gili Lombok is a small island of white sandy inhabited thousands of species of fish, this place is one of the tourist attractions in Lombok that is very attractive and paradise for water attractions such as snorkeling and diving. In contrast to the small islands in Lombok are filled with amenities, this place is more private there is only one inn so you will be more likely to feel the life of a small island. This is an island covering an area of 12.5 ha.
Gili Nanggu Medang address at Desa Sekotong Sub-District, part of the southern coast of West Lombok. To get to this place is quite easily because of transport crossing to the island is sufficient. Wrapped by the natural beauty that could spoil lovers of nautical tourism, Gili Nanggu capable of offering peace to you. Even many foreign travelers called it "The Paradise Island".
Just a few meters from the beach, you can see colorful fish directly dancing in the shallow sea floor. Voice singing birds accompany you embrace the sun rises and sets, create a romantic atmosphere that is hard to find on other islands. Gili Nanggu suitable for couples who are enjoying their honeymoon.
Since 1995 the island continues to contribute to nature conservation activities through Gili Nanggu Sea Turtle Conservation Program. Over the past 11 years, the program managed to incubate 4,500 turtles. The program is very practical: to protect turtle eggs from free marketing in a way to buy from the fishermen. The eggs were incubated under the sand purchased for 30-35 days after hatching released into the open sea.