Sa ville principale est Mataram, qui est aussi la capitale de la province des petites îles de la Sonde occidentales.
Senggigi is the main tourist strip of the Indonesian island of Lombok, stretched out along the several kilometers of the beachfront, just to the north of the capital Mataram. The site of a building frenzy in the late 1990s when Lombok was hyped to be the next Bali, the communal violence of 2000 and the 2002 Bali bombing dealt Senggigi a severe blow, with tourist numbers declining precipitously and many construction projects halted.
Pura Batu Bolong is a famous Hindu temple with 14 altars on a rock on the beach which is visited by many worshippers. The name means "Rock with a hole".
In the south of Senggigi the grave of Batu Layar (Makam Batu Layar), a famous muslim saint, is worth a visit.