Tanjung Aan Beach

There’s nothing but the clearest blue displayed in front of you once your feet have touched the soft texture of white sand in Tanjung Aan, one of the secluded beaches in Mandalika, West Nusa Tenggara. Perfectly shaped like a crescent moon, Tanjung Aan Beach offers you a spectacular sight: an enormous horseshoe bay with two sweeping arcs of fine sand with the ends punctuated by waves crashing on the rocks. It has long been a prime tourist destination on the island of Lombok. Dip your feet into the water and let the beauty of Tanjung Aan Beach comfort your whole body with its tropical sensation.

Getting There

Tanjung Aan Beach at Lombok island Indonesia is located about 75 km from Mataram or about 3 km from Kuta beach. If you are using a private car or motorcycle, it will take about 1.5 hours. The route is Mataram – Cakranegara – Kediri – Praya – Batunyala – Sengkol – Rambitan – Sade – Kuta and finally Tanjung Aan. If you are using public transportation, you should reach Sengkol and take a Sengkol – Kuta route which will cost you about Rp.10.000 for one person. After that, you should use a motorcycle service or rent a motorcycle to reach Tanjung Aan. North American, European, Australian travelers can fly to Bali or Denpasar from where they can catch a connecting flight to Lombok.