Kuta beach Lombok is one of most popular tourist spot and becomes main destination. The beach has sparkling white sand with beautiful scenery and located in Kuta village, Lombok. The village becomes famous tourist attraction spot places and main destination since the establishment of numerous new hotels, restaurants, spa centre and local handicraft stalls around the beach.
Beside natural beauty could be enjoyed, there is also Sasak ceremony which always done by local people in Lombok every year, it is called Bau Nyale Ceremony.
In ritual ceremony, sailors at sea looking for worms of Nyale specified place. According to legend, there was princess named Princess Mandalika. She was famous as pretty daughter from kingdom in Lombok, there were a lot of princes and the youth who wants to marry her. It was not easy to choose one of them and she rejected everyone.
Princess Mandalika could not make any decisions and desperate. She did not choose one applicant and plunged into the sea. Princess Mandalika previously promised that she would come back every year. Her hair was long and disheveled from princess Mandalika was believed by local people to be the worm of Nyale.