Are the Gili islands worth it?
The Gilis are very nice and definitely worth a visit if you have time. The beaches and waters there are nicer than Bali.
Can you swim from Gili T to Gili Meno?
While it is perfectly safe to swim and snorkel around the Gilis you should never try to swim to the next island, it is much further than it looks and the currents in the middle of the channel can be very strong even for the best of swimmers. Are there police on the island?
Has there ever been shark attacks in Bali?
Short answer; Yes, there are sharks in Bali. … In fact, Bali has had a total of five shark attacks – none of which were fatal – since 1990 and they all happened in a small surfing village on the west coast of the island.
What is Gili island famous for?
The Gili Islands are famous for its fantastic visibility, gorgeous coral reefs, and diverse marine wildlife! You can literally go swimming right off the beaches of Gili Trawangan, and you’re almost guaranteed to spot a few turtles!