heard the name of Lombok Island, maybe what comes to your mind is just a white sandy beach and clear water. Whereas Lombok is more than that. Not only the beaches are beautiful, but many other natural tourist destinations are so beautiful to visit in Lombok. One of them is Cave Bangkang located in Central Lombok. Bangkang Cave is located not far from Kuta Beach which is famous for its white sand and its blue water. The location is precisely located in Prabu Village, Pujut Sub-district, Central Lombok District The location of Bangkang Cave is surrounded by hills that look lush with its forest.
However, you will have no trouble finding it because this cave is located near the highway. Just armed with the locals, you can find the Bangkang Cave with ease. Before heading to this cave, make sure you bring a mask to protect the nose from the unpleasant smell in the cave. Because, once arriving in front of the entrance to the cave, the stench of the bat droppings would be enough to pierce the sense of smell. This cave is home to thousands of bats. But with a high wall and a room so big, you will not feel stuffy in it. The atmosphere is quite quiet, so it is suitable for you who want to distance themselves from the crowd. But it’s good you do not visit alone to have friends talking in a place that is so quiet. Cave Bangkang divided into two parts, the top and bottom. At the bottom, you can see the cave is so big. One of the top has a hole, so it becomes a gap in the way of sunlight to the bottom of the cave. In this sunny expanse area you can get the best spot to take pictures. Especially if you have a hobby of photo hunting in place with a very natural atmosphere. By the locals, this cave is also known as Gale-Gale Cave. So you can mention this name when asking for a way. To get into this cave, you need to pay only Rp10 thousand.