Batu Santek and Tibu Bunter Waterfall

Batu Santek Waterfall and Tibu Bunter Waterfall are two falls situated in central Lombok. For those who’re in search of a brief waterfall hike that’s fully off the overwhelmed path, then that is for you.

With little or no info on-line, I discovered these waterfalls by chatting with some Lombok locals. Whereas they’re not as spectacular because the close by Benang Kelambu or Benang Setokel waterfalls, they’re free to go to and also you’ll virtually definitely have all of them to your self.

Tips on how to get to Batu Santek and Tibu Bunter Waterfalls

Each Batu Santek and Tibu Bunter Waterfalls are accessed by a brief hike from the identical carpark within the village of Desun Pesantek.

To get right here, you’ll want your individual transport or information as there aren’t any present excursions that go to these waterfalls. It should take roughly 1 hour to journey right here from each Senggigi and from Tete Batu. For precise instructions, I’ve pinned the situation of the Batu Santek and Tibu Bunter carpark under. Observe that the carpark pin is known as “Batu Santek”.

For those who’d desire a Lombok waterfall tour as an alternative, then I’d advocate this HIGHEST RATED FULL DAY TOUR, which visits tribal villages, viewpoints and two epic waterfalls: Tiu Kelep and Sendang Gile.


There aren’t any indicators for these waterfalls, however in the event you observe the Google Maps instructions to this pin, you’ll see a roadside clearing with a big tree the place you’ll be able to park your bike.

The monitor to Batu Santek and Tibu Bunter Waterfalls begins on the left facet of this carpark. It appears that evidently there’s been a landslide right here, so it’s a slippery but brief stroll descent to the terraces under.

Comply with the plain path till you attain a river and cross it. From right here, you’ll be able to flip proper to observe the trail to Batu Santek and left to Tibu Bunter Waterfall.

Batu Santek Waterfall

Batu Santek Waterfall is roughly 10 meters in top and plunges right into a shallow pool. In contrast to most of the different close by waterfalls, these two falls have respectable move all 12 months spherical. With that in thoughts, you’ll be able to anticipate that it may well get pretty highly effective within the moist season.

Round Batu Santek, you’ll additionally discover some smaller, trickling waterfalls. Sadly, because the pool may be very shallow, you’ll be able to’t actually swim right here. Nonetheless, it makes a very good waterfall to chill off at and snap some images.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Related Post