Gili Getaway fast boat
Travelling by boat to the islands is always a thrilling and exciting experience. This is why Patagonia Xpress exists. It is a boat service that ferries passengers from Benoa Habour, Bali to Pandang Bai and takes them to the Gili Islands, stopping at Gili Trawangan and Gili Air as well as Bangsal on Lombok. Therefore, the next time you plan to visit the Gili Islands, make sure you use Patagonia Xpress. It is a Gili getaway fast boat with a lot to offer.
Your safety is the most important aspect of any boat. With Patagonia Xpress, you can rest assured that you are in safe hands as the boat adheres to international safety standards, and is crewed by a qualified and experienced team. The boat is a product of Pt Citra Shipyard, and it is craftily made from high grade aluminum. Fire extinguisher, life rafts and life jackets on the boat show how dedicated the boat service is to its passengers’ safety.
Also, the latest AOS tech and GPS tracking incorporated in Patagonia’s construction ensures efficiency in tracking navigation. Your luggage is safe, as the Patagonia personnel will tag it to avoid loss, and there’s a baggage allowance of 25kg per passenger.
The Patagonia Xpress measures 33m length by 6m width providing space for up to 174 passengers in comfort. The seats are comfortable and luxurious, with plenty of leg room. Powerful inboard engines are designed for both speed, reliability and safety. For passengers who enjoy the open air, the sun deck provides the opportunity to take in the views and feel the breeze of the seas. If you prefer to be inside, the air conditioned saloon has four TVs playing films for your entertainment as well as WIFI to keep you connected throughout the crossing. Modern toilet facilities are available and the cheery crew will serve you drinks on board too. The Patagonia Xpress promises its passengers safety, reliability, speed, and comfort when touring to the Gili islands.
The boat takes a simple route on the islands. It starts at Benoa Habour, Bali then heads to Padangbai. From here, it sails to Gili Trawangan to Gili Air then back to Benoa through Bangsal in Lombok and Pandangbai.
For your convenience, booking can be completed on line with a secure payment platform. After booking, you get a boarding voucher, this is proof of your booking and will be seen by the professional staff team who await at all points of embarkation, who are always on hand to make your journey pleasant and hassle free.
Full details of the Patagonia Xpress’s schedule can be found on the website, where you’ll also find pricing, including special offers for booking directly on line. Children under the age of 3 travel for free. The ticket price also includes pick up and drop off from the major tourist areas in Bali, including Kuta, Legian, Seminyak and Ubud, so planning your trip couldn’t be easier – book online and you’ll be taken care of from hotel door on Bali to the beach on the Gili Islands.
Once you get to the Gilis – be that Trawangan or Air, you’ll need to reconfirm your return ticket 48 hours prior to departure. You’ll find helpful staff at our ticket offices on both islands. If you’re only staying for one night, call into to the ticket office when you arrive to reserve your return ticket for the next day. Check in is open 30 minutes prior to departure.
As popular tourist destinations, the Gill Islands come with amazing services. There are restaurants and cafes offering fantastic local and western cuisine. The bars offer great coconut cocktails and other drinks as you enjoy the scenery around the blue waters and sandy beaches – and the beaches are sure to be where you’ll constantly be drawn during your stay on these paradise tropical islands.
Watersports are of course big on the islands and you’ll find numerous outlets offering diving courses, from fun dives to full certification courses. The warm waters are rich in marine life and coral reefs and if diving isn’t for you then why not try some snorkeling or even a trip in a glass bottom boat? If, however, you’d rather take things easy, just grab a sun lounger, order a drink and relax on the beach.
There’s no motorized transport on any of the Gili Islands so if you want to explore, you’ll have to do this by foot, bicycle, or by hiring a horse and cart. The lack of cars really does add a special atmosphere to the islands, and adds to the peace, tranquility and sense that you really are getting away from it all. Which ever of the Gili Islands you choose to stay on, you can walk or ride around the entire island in just a few hours and it make a great thing to to for a morning or afternoon. Exploring the night food markets on Gili Trawangan, or taking in a yoga session are other activities that may be of interest when you visit.
Whatever reason you are visiting Gill Islands, be it for vacation, leisure, adventure or fun, the Patagonia Xpress has all it takes to ensure you enjoy every minute of your trip. It is reliable, safe, punctual and affordable. As you plan to visit the Gili Islands, make sure you travel with the best. Book your ticket online, pack and be ready for the best time of your life with Patagonia Xpress.