Batu Payung is named after the Indonesian language which means an umbrella stone. Batu is stone and Payung is an umbrella. It is located in the south of Central Lombok, about 1 1/2 hours from Mataram. This is one of the beautiful Lombok tourist destinations.
At Batu Patung, you can enjoy the beautiful sea view from a small mountain. It is also one of the landscape photography spots.
The best way to see Batu Payung is by joining our Lombok tour packages. There you can rent a car or motorbike. If you are in Mataram or Senggigi area, our driver can pick you up from your hotel. The tour will start at 08.00 am from your hotel.
Our tour packages will offer a visit to some other destinations such as Kuta Beach, Sade Village, and Tanjung Ann. You can also combine a visit to Merese hill and other places, depending on the tour package you prefer.
There is no accommodation or restaurant around. All you need to do if you want to get close to Batu Payung is stay in Kuta. You can find a variety of accommodations here. Restaurants are also spread around Kuta beach and Tanjung Ann. If you need something to buy, Tanjung Ann is close to Batu Payung, Warung and restaurants are available.
Gerupuk is also the best place to stay, it is about 10 minutes from Batu Payung. There are a few accommodations and restaurants. Some mini Marts or Kios are also available here, so you can do some small shopping.
Things you can do here are surfing, pictures or you have a beautiful sunset on the small hill. Please no alcohol allowed here due to the district government authority.
This place is one of the best spots for sunset in South Lombok. And it is a much-relaxing place to enjoy on your vacation.