Kedis island or in the local language Kedis means small, indeed the size of the Gili or the island is very small, it is estimated to be around 10 acres which currently has gazebo facilities to relax, a simple prayer room, swings, bad sand and a canteen there too.
Where Kedis Island Is At
Gili Kedis is located on a group of islands in the waters of the West Sekotong sub-district which lined up adjacent to Gili Nanggu, Gili Tangkong and Gili Sudak on the south side just south of Gili Sudak, approximately 300 meters away, also on the south side of Gili Kedis close to the island mainland Lombok is approximately 1 km.
Gili Kedis is 100% white sand, on the southern side there are rocky rocks and there are lush trees, wild bushes in the central part of the island but nowadays it is more organized, this location is great for shooting or taking pictures because if we aim the camera at which direction it will be
Beautiful panorama, as if we were aiming northward to look like Gili Sudak, to the east there were green rocky hills if it was in the rainy season and it seemed dry if it had entered summer.
To the south there was the West Sekotong land with hilly contours the hill and seen a number of hotel resorts from a distance if we aim the camera to the west then that will be seen Gili Turtle from a distance with a shape like a giant turtle while Gili Nanggu is not visible because it is behind Gili Tangkong.
The atmosphere of the water surface is very calm and shallow, until at low tide people often walk from the direction of Gili Sudak to the mainland of Lombok, with their feet dipped to their knees.
Usually crossing here employees working in restaurants on Gili Sudak if the water is in low tide and if not they will be seen using a small motorboat to pick up all the restaurant needs that are owned by one of the elders who have been in the world of tourism namely Mr. Awan Aswinabawan.
Mr. Awan who has high posture with slanted eyes indicating from Tiong Hoa , he is the owner of A & T Tour and Travel as well as all transport agent owners of Wahana Loka who are on the road to Adi Sucipto in Ampenan sub-district along with his newest office.
Foreign tourists who like Kedis island
This small island is very idolized by tourists from Italy, France and the Netherlands because every time I guiding to this location there are always people from that country that I often bring, around the island there are very many Star Fish or Starfish stranded everywhere.
If the visitors who come to Gili Nanggu seem like this island must be visited as an extra destination because it is indeed a shame to miss it as the last destination.
Don’t forget to take pictures here because there are now worn the cost of a tourist entrance ticket on this island, then after that the Guide will invite you to return to the mainland to Tawun harbor, Cemara beach tour or to Lembar Harbor.