Bali Interest Places
This tourism destination is located in the east of Denpasar city. In this beach you can enjoy a beach with its unique white and black-colour sand. Also in this beach tourist can enjoy water sport activities.
This Sanur Beach is relatively calm so that they often say that this beach is suitable for people over 50 years old. For you who search for tranquillity, natural and cultural beauty from here you can hear faint sounds Balinese traditional music coming from a far.
Nusa Dua Beach
This tourism site is a primadonna for tourists. With its white sandy beach, fi ve-star hotels are lined up in the coastline. Nusa Dua Beach is the continuation of Sanur Beach where water sports can also be enjoyed.
Nusa Dua is a beach with complete tourism facilities. Many fi ve-star hotels can be easily found here; also water sports like fl y fi sh, banana boat, and sea walker. For you who look for a vacation hideaway with wide-ranging facilities and cost is not an issue, this is the place you need to be.
Kuta Beach has a kind of wave so adored by the surfers. Kuta never sleeps at night: live music, karaoke, shops and art shops lined up along the street of Kuta. They sell everything from surfi ng necessities to handicrafts. Starred hotels are also found here and the most popular is Hard Rock Beach Club.
Kuta Beach, they say, is the beach for youths. In this beach activities keep going on for 24 hours. Close to Kuta Street we come across Legian Street where clothing shops, discotheque and restaurants wait for their clients in a crowded and fun atmosphere. For you who happen to be shopaholic, you will be happy here because at the end of Kuta Street we have Kuta Square shopping centre where you can shop till you drop.
If you want to visit this beach, it should be at night. At night cafes along the coastline are crammed with people with all their activities. Here we can also enjoy sea food freshly caught from the sea by the fi sherman; this area happens to be a fi sh market. Jimbaran is a romantic beach, suitable for couples or families to dine out in a beach lighted by torches. This beach is so worth visiting.
If you really wish to enjoy a clean and serene beach, this is the place where you should go to. This Dreamland Beach is located in Jimbaran area.
Besakih Temple is the biggest Hindu Temples in Bali Island. This temple was built majestically to provide a place to worship Brahma, Whisnu and Siwa gods.
Tanah lot Temple
Tanah Lot temple is the most popular temple in Bali and is an icon for Bali Island. This temple is located offshore so that when the sea is high tide you won’t be able to go there. But, when it is low tide you can cross the sea to go there. This temple has a unique feature; it is guarded by two snakes of black and white which every day seems to be accompanied by their holders.
Luhur Uluwatu Temple
This temple is on the edge of corals in southernmost of the Bali Island. It has incredibly stunning view with ocean and sunset at the verge of its steep bank. In this temple every night we can enjoy kecak dance. The combination of sunset and kecak dance is one thing you will never forget. It’s so unbelievably astounding.
Taman Ayun Temple
Taman Ayun Temple is special for the pool that surrounds it. The pool was used by lady in waiting to encircle the temple on a small boat but currently the pool is just used as fishing pond.
Batubulan is the place for Barong performance. There are 5 barong performances in Batubulan area.
Sukawati Traditional Market
This traditional market sells a wide variety of handicraft and souvenirs. It is situated in Gianyar Regency and so popular both in Bali and outside of Bali. The products they offer are shirts, T-Shirts, beach sarong printed with Bali’s arts and paintings and handicrafts.
Ubud is so popular with its one of a kind art and natural beauty. This area offers tourists to learn local arts. This place is where people can learn how to dance, paint and carve wood or stone. Many art studios where tourists can learn traditional instrument and how to dance are easy to find.
This destination has gorgeous natural beauty. Its Batur Lake in Penelokan and Mt Batur view is just unmatched. Being here is being on top of a mountain with Lake Batur view below. Around it we can find restaurants where you can enjoy food and at the same time enjoy the stunning view.
Elephant Cave Gajah
This cave used to be a meditation spot. Outside of this cave there is a statue of Ganeca and bathing place (jet of water) for the villages which was still used until today.
If you want to meet the natives of Bali, here is the place. Other the uniqueness of the location and its people, Tenganan is also famous for its Gringsing traditional cloth.
Located in Kintamani Village; Lake Batur is the largest lake in Bali. This lake is formed as a result of the Mount Batur eruptio
It takes 3 hours from Denpasar to reach this place located in Buleleng Regency. To see the dolphins, you have to spend a night because the dolphins appear so early in the morning.
Located in Klungkung area this cave is famous for its thousands of bats. It is also a temple where Balinese people put offerings every time they pass this temple.
Bali is so famous for its marine tourism. There are some alternatives to do water sports here. Kuta Beach is suitable for surfing. For jet ski, parasailing and windsurfing you have to go to Sanur Beach, Nusa Dua Beach and Tanjung Benoa. There are many spots for diving like in Dasa Temple, Amed, Nusa Lembongan, Tulamben or Menjangan Island. Find out here more info dive sites in Bali here.
Don’t miss to see Bali dances when you have time in Bali. For Barong Dance you can go to several spots heading to Ubud in day time. Other Bali dances are Lebong, Kecak, Keris; all of these can be enjoyed in the afternoon or at night. Most of the dance performances in Ubud come with a dinner package either before or after the performance.
Enjoy the mountainous climate and the coolness of the water falls in Gitgit Village, Buleleng. This destination is just an hour drive from Bedugul.
Kerta Gosa Klungkung
This is a historical legacy in the form of paintings on the ceiling which refl ects karma phala of human deeds. The paintings are typical Kamasan Klungkung.
Klungkung is located between Gianyar and Karangasem and was the oldest kingdom in Bali. Kertha Gosa was built in 18th century and was one of the most beautiful works ever. It has pictures on the ceiling which depict the hell and heaven; all is depicted in thousands of puppet panels on the ceiling. Klungkung will satisfy those who wish to return the glory days in the past.
Bedugul is located in the main street of north-south that connects Denpasar to Singaraja. Bedugul is a favourite place for the locals to have picnic on weekends. Bedugul is also the centre of horticultures. We will fi nd abundant fruits and vegetables in this area. There are four lakes in this island: Batur, Bratan, Buyan and Tamblingan. Bratan is the biggest lake and it is the right place to enjoy water sports like sailing, motor boat, jet ski, water ski and canoe.
Trunyan is an ancient village inhabited by indigenous people who call themselves “Bali Aga” or old Bali who live in such a different way from the other people in Bali. Bali Aga temple in this village is called Puser Jagat. The architecture is so ordinary, and it stands under huge banyan tree. Aga Bali community has such not ordinary way of burying the death. They just lay down the corpse under the banyan tree. The smell is covered by special arboreal aroma from the banyan tree.