Before Vacation, Check What You Need To Know – Ramadan in Gili Trawangan

Before Vacation, Check What You Need To Know – Ramadan in Gili Trawangan

Gili Trawangan is a tropical island that has its unique charm in every month of Ramadan. The month of Ramadan occurs once a year worldwide. During the 30 days of this holy month, Muslims carry out particular activities such as fasting, worshipping at certain times, and celebrating after 30 days to strengthen family ties.

Gili Trawangan is one of the islands in Indonesia that has Muslims as their local majority. Combining local traditions, religious atmosphere, and natural beauty creates a different feel from other tourist attractions.

Scroll down to learn more about the unique charm of Gili Trawangan vibes during Ramadan. There are a few options to choose from where you can stay in Gili Trawangan, as well as the things you can do and find for your memorable holiday!

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What can you do while on holiday on Gili Trawangan Island during Ramadan?

Everything, except you need to know these unique adjustments of their daily activities in Gili Trawangan since the island is provided with a central big mosque, and they have their daily speaker adjustment for morning prayer.

You can also experience the beauty and delight of –fast-breaking time dessert, evening prayers, and lively dawn gatherings for Suhoor before fasting.

That’s why you go here to prioritise the consideration and the perfect time to learn more about locals’ daily activities while learning in detail about fasting events from locals, an ideal way to create more stories in Gili Trawangan island.

Lively dawn gatherings on Suhoor.

Sahur is something that should be done in the holy month of Ramadan for Muslims who are fasting. They will eat & drink before sunrise (before Fajr) and then fast for approximately 12 hours until evening arrives (Maghrib).
It’s so exciting to know what kind of ambience you will see when it’s dawn and morning prayer is already waking everyone up–and yes, it’s beyond the beauty of the local culture.

Fast Breaking Time: Iftar – The fast-breaking evening meal of Muslims in Ramadan

When the sun has set, the sound of the call to prayer is played through the mosque speakers in the evening (Maghrib).
This marks the start of a fast-breaking time!

a delight sweet on ramadan

There you go, things you will find during Ramadan in Gili Trawangan island!

mosque with beach is one of the beautiful charms of Gili T

Fasting break time is more than fun!

The fasting break is a friendly event in the local community because people like to share appetisers, usually called Takjil (Meal upon Iftar), and have a fast break together.

You need to know that Gili Trawangan has a busy and noisy atmosphere during the fast-breaking time, which is very joyful and full of warmth.

Also, this will add to your list of what else you can do during your holiday as you visit the island during Ramadan in Gili Trawangan.


Every local’s delight is here: the best time to find and taste the local Takjil.

Remember Indonesia’s diversity, which has many beautiful flavours in its drinks and food.

You can tell this from the many types of appetisers called Takjil, which are very diverse and handmade by locals. These can be enjoyed while walking on the beach!

Where you can find the best place to eat in Gili Trawangan:

Gili Trawangan Night Market

gili trawangan night market

You will find the warmth of the local atmosphere, the best taste, and the freshness of local seafood on the island.

Danima Restaurant

danima restaurant in gili trawangan

It is one of the best Italian restaurants on the island. The sea breeze, outdoor seating, and attentive staff are pluses for those who want the best services.

Also, in addition to the specified extraordinary things, such as dining outdoors on the seashore, you may find another street food, Takjil, that the locals sell around the road.

Casa Vintage Beach

casa vintage beach in gili t

The place has Jamaican cuisine that is already twisted with Indonesian cuisine.

They can offer you a variety of foods that you can enjoy while you’re having your holiday here.

Pera ONE Villas – Room Service

room services offer at pera one villas


As you are a person who loves being away from the hustle and bustle of the island and tourism life, the place for you to stay with a quiet ambience might be your best choice.

Pera ONE Villas would give you the best menu in their room service and the diversity of their food and beverage choices. Along with their best, unmatched hospitality!

The essence of quality time after fast break time.

The warm vibes didn’t end when the fast-break time started; a tarawih event was held at the island’s central mosque.

If you have time to explore Gili Trawangan Island’s most profound areas, you will find a typical local atmosphere.

They’re busy and hassled together, and their quality time will give you a unique feeling because it can make you feel a little of every child’s peace, calm, and laughter during that time.

It’s not close; it’s adapting and happening!

The month of Ramadan is a little less suitable for visiting this island, indicated by the differences in the operating hours of bars and cafes–oh, maybe if you’re here to party until you lose it.

However, operational time changes sometimes only apply to bars and cafes located inside and far from the seashore; they choose to close before 10 p.m.

This is a sign that they respect people who fast, and they hope your consideration and habits as visitors can help them adapt to such habits.
–oh, you will adapt enough to know that this thing lasts for 30 days once every year,

More about Gili Trawangan Island – Enjoy Your Holiday to the Most.

The natural beauty of Gili Trawangan is undoubtedly more beautiful, with its clear blue sea, fine white sand and pristine coral reefs being the main attractions for tourists.

Well, a momentary change from existing daily activities will not automatically make your holiday less fun than usual.

Still, there are many recommended activities that you can do before going on holiday in Gili Trawangan, for example, the following:

Gili Trawangan is a small island, and they will give you an exciting way to wander the island. Every place can be reached by bike!

Gili Trawangan and its advantages of private access can give the impression of luxury in simplicity; because the most expensive thing is a quality holiday!

Experience the best moments to embrace nature, Gili Trawangan, and spend more time enjoying less stressful activities, such as Gili hopping island, and their best marine activities, such as snorkelling and diving.

Yes, diving and snorkelling can still be enjoyed during Ramadan while maintaining the solemnity of the holy month.

Absolutely, you still can enjoy the perfect time of your holiday here..

And you know better that your paradise awaits at Pera ONE Villas.

If you are looking for a place to stay in Gili Trawangan, Pera ONE Villas will never stop welcoming you and allowing you to cherish the moment together.

As your place to stay, we provide you with unmatched hospitality, the best amenities and meals, and a seamless comfort experience while staying at the private villa.

Pera ONE Villas also has an unwavering commitment to sustainability. We believe in preserving the natural beauty of our surroundings for generations to come, which is why we’ve implemented eco-friendly practices throughout our property, especially in Gili Trawangan.

So whether you’re seeking adventure, relaxation, or a moment of tranquillity, Pera ONE Villas is your ultimate place to stay in Gili Trawangan.


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