How to get to Alam Dita

We wont lie, West Sumbawa is still off the beaten tracks but maybe thats one of the reasons why Alam Dita is so special.

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By plane

From Bali to West Sumbawa with or from Denpasar (domestic airport) to Sumbawa Besar with Garuda and Wings.
Transport from Sumbawa Besar airport to Alam Dita can be arranged.
  • Average price: US$ 60/drive (2.5hrs) – 4 pers max/drive

By transport + fast boat or ferry

Transport ( can be arranged) from Lombok airport Praya to Kayangan (Labuhan Lombok)
  • Average price: US$ 30/drive (1.5hrs) – 4 per max/drive

Then take a boat trip from Kayangan to Benete or Poto Tano (West Sumbawa)

  • Fast boat: arrival at Benete (1,5hrs) – 2 boat trips/day – average price: US$ 10
  • Ferry: arrival at Poto Tano (1.5hrs) – ongoing – average price: US$ 2

We can arrange for pick up on your arrival in West Sumbawa to Alam Dita.

  • From Benete – average price US$ 20/drive (25min) – 4 pers max/drive
  • From Poto Tano – average price US$ 40/drive (1hrs) – 4 pers max/drive

By car or motorbike

  1. Go to Padang Bay harbour (East coast of Bali) and take the ferry to Lembar (West coast of Lombok). The ferry ride will last about 4 to 4.5 hours.
  2. Travel to Labuhan Lombok/Kayangan (Lombok East coast harbour).
  3. Take the ferry to Poto Tano, which will last about 1.5 hours.
  4. From Poto Tano head towards Taliwang and Jereweh, turn to the right in Jereweh and head in the direction of Jelenga.

Once you are here

Here are a few more informations you might want.

Boat ride

• Boat rides are available to take you to the surf breaks or for other trips on the sea.

– Scar reef and Bingin:

One way 25K/pers, min. 2 person or 1 person : 50K

Return 50K/pers, min. 2 persons or 1 person : 100K

– Phantoms:

One way 40K/pers, min. 2 persons or 1 person : 80K

Return 80K/pers, min 2 persons or 1 person : 160K

• Snorkeling gear is available for free

Local transport

• We have a motorbike for rent if you wish to explore the local area.

Price per day : 70K per day.

• If you need taxi services ask our staff, they will be happy to help you organize your trip.

Usual rates for taxi :

– To Sumbawa besar……………………….700K

– To Poto Tano Harbor (slow boat)……450K

– To Benette Harbor (fast boat)………..250K

– Hiring a driver for the whole day……900K


• We serve breakfast everyday from 7am to 10.30am.

• The kitchen is available for your own use after breakfast time.

Frequently asked questions

We are always happy to answer your questions and help out during your stay. Here is a few informations you might need.

Can I find an ATM ?

Yes, there are ATM’s around, the closest is at the Jereweh village, 10 minutes away from Alam Dita.

Do you have wifi ?

As there is no phone connection yet on Jelenga beach, unfortunatly we don’t have internet. But network is present in Jereweh. There is also a cyber café.

Do you provide laundry service?

Yes, we can do the laundry for you. We charge IDR 50K per load.

Can I buy groceries?

Yes, there is a supermarket in Jereweh and a local fresh market everyday from 7am.

Contact us

For any further information or inquiries you can contact us using this form. We will answer you as soon as possible.

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