Situated midway between Gili Trawangan and Gili Air, Gili Meno is the smallest and least developed of the three Gili islands.
Peanut-shaped, with a brackish seawater lake towards its western coast, this arid island is ringed by a good selection of places to stay and is the most affordable of the three islands.
As with the others, Gili Meno is encircled by a rather pretty white sand beach, and, as with Gili Air, there is some pretty good snorkelling to be had.
While it is the least developed, it still attracts a regular crowd and is especially popular with families attracted by the fairly safe waters and low country vibe — unlike Gili Trawangan there's not much of a Gili Meno clubbing scene!
Gili Meno is also home to a dilapidated bird park which by rights should either be renovated or shut down. The birds that are left, apparently from a former glory day, are kept in a pretty deplorable state. It's sad to see something that in its prime would have been a worthwhile attraction but is now in such a sorry state.
Browse our independent reviews of places to stay in and around Gili Meno or check hotel reviews on Agoda and Booking . Hungry? Read up on where to eat on Gili Meno. Want to know what to do once you're there? Check out our listings of things to do in and around Gili Meno. If you're still figuring out how to get there, you need to read up on how to get to Gili Meno.
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