Who doesn’t know Bali Island? This tourist destination is the pride of Indonesia because it is quite popular for its enchanting beauty which makes it visited by many, both domestic and also foreign tourists.
Bali has always been a recommended tour to spend vacation time and build beautiful moments that will never be forgotten. What tours in Bali are interesting to visit?
The following are tourist attractions in Bali that you must visit during the holiday season.
1. Bali – Pandawa Beach
Pandawa Beach, which has white sand, is quite popular lately because it offers views that are so exotic and enchanting. Located in Kutuh Village, Kec. South Kuta, Kab. Badung, Bali, this beach has a stretch of sloping, clean coastline, and a rather wide shoreline, so it is very suitable for tourism with family.
There are many activities that you can try in this place, from swimming, canoeing, visiting 5 Pandawa knight statues, surfing, relaxing for a while with traditional massages, and many others.
2. Garuda Wisnu Kencana (GWK)
Garuda Wisnu Kencana or GWK is a cultural tourism park located in South Bali. This tour is indeed quite popular, especially now that the construction of a giant statue of Garuda Wisnu Kencana has been successfully completed.
You can enjoy the splendor of the sculpture by I Nyoman Nuarta, accompanied by the beauty of the limestone hills around it. And not only that, at GWK there is an art theater where you can see various types of Balinese arts and dances every day.
3. Bali – Besakih Temple
The largest Hindu temple is located in Besakih Village, Kec. Rendang, Kab. Karangasem, to be precise, this temple stands firmly at the foot of Mount Agung, which is the highest mountain on the island of Bali. In the Besakih Temple complex there are 1 Basukian temple and 17 other temples. It can be said, if Besakih Temple is the center of activity for all temples on the island of Bali.
Besakih Temple is not only thick with its religious atmosphere, but also has beautiful views against the backdrop of Mount Agung. It is not surprising that this temple, which was built in 1007 AD, is one of the world’s heritages. Because it is a very holy place, make sure you wear polite clothes when entering this area. Women who are menstruating are not allowed to enter the Besakih Temple area.
4. Campuhan Hill
This nature tour in Bali is indeed quite viral on Instagram lately because it presents natural scenery that is so enchanting. Green hills filled with tropical trees complete with rice fields and valleys. Because the place is so romantic and exotic, Campuhan Hill is also nicknamed the Campuhan Hill of Love.
Unfortunately, because of its somewhat hidden location, not many tourists have visited this place. But that’s why this area is still very natural and its beauty is maintained. There are many activities you can do, from jogging, trekking, to taking the best photos on Bali Campuhan Hill.
5. Waterbom Bali
This water park tour on the island of Bali has been awarded the title of the best waterpark in Asia and the second best in the world for 3 years in a row. So you can imagine how exciting the water rides are at Waterboom Bali. If you like games that can test your adrenaline, then you can try wsuper bowl, jungle rides, ace track, boomerang, and many others.
Not only are the rides interesting, the scenery around Waterboom Bali really deserves appreciation. The tropical gardens in this tourist area are so enchanting and pleasing to the eye. This tour which is in an area of 3.8 hectares is open every day from 9 am to 6 pm WITA.
6. Bali – Kuta Beach
Who doesn’t know Kuta Beach Bali? This beach tour feels like one of the tourist icons of the Island of the Gods. The charm and exoticism of Kuta Beach can’t be doubted. So it’s no wonder that every day Kuta beach is filled with local and foreign tourists.
That’s why if you want to visit Kuta beach, then you can try using a motorbike or walking from certain spots because this area is quite crowded. There are many interesting activities that you can do while on Kuta Beach, from sunbathing, playing beach soccer or volleyball, surfing, sunbathing, and many others. Kuta beach Bali is open to the public and visitors are not charged an entrance ticket at all.
7. Bali Safari And Marine Park
Bali Safari and Marine Park is Taman Safari Indonesia 3 which is another interesting tour that you can visit while in Bali. This place is a breeding ground for animals that are prone to extinction. The concept of this Bali Safari and Marine park, visitors can enjoy a safari experience starting from the Modern Bali area and then entering the ancient Bali area which provides some education about history, myths, philosophy, and others related to wild life.
Animals that live in Bali Safari and Marine Park are species of animals that come from 3 regions, namely, India, Indonesia, and Africa. Approximately 400 animals ranging from spotted deer, Sumatran tigers, sun bears, white starlings, Himalayan bears, black bucks, one-humped camels and many others that you can see.
8. Sanur Beach – Bali
Sanur Beach is located in the eastern part of Denpasar Bali. One of the special attractions in Sanur Beach is the dazzling moment of the sunrise. Because this beach is open 24 hours, you can come whenever you want. Just sitting relaxed while enjoying the atmosphere of Sanur beach is also a fun thing to do.
To be able to enter Sanur Beach Bali, visitors are not charged an entry fee. Visitors only need to pay a parking fee for motorbikes of IDR 5,000 and IDR 10,000 for cars.
9. Monkey Forest Ubud – Bali
One of the attractions in the Ubud Monkey Forest Bali is that here you can directly interact with the long-tailed monkeys that do inhabit this tourist area. In this area, monkeys live freely. Local people think that these monkeys are sacred and should not be disturbed. So you can really feel the atmosphere like one with nature.
Coupled with the very cool natural atmosphere, of course it will be very suitable for those of you who are looking for the best place to refresh for a while. But because of the many monkeys that inhabit this place, don’t bring anything that looks conspicuous. This is because it can invite the pranks of monkeys who suddenly take your belongings. for domestic tourists, an entrance fee of around IDR 30,000 is charged. You can visit this Bali natural tour starting from 08.30 – 18.00 WITA.
10. Uluwatu Beach – Bali
Uluwatu Beach is the next tour that you must visit while on the island of Bali. Even though the location of this beach is quite hidden, the natural beauty in it is like a hidden paradise. This beach, which is known by another name Blue Point, requires visitors to go down several narrow steps to get to Uluwatu Beach.
Even so, the sea view that it offers will not disappoint you at all. Uniquely, most people who come to visit Uluwatu Beach are foreign tourists. It is very rare to find local tourists playing on this beach. Most tourists come to Uluwatu Beach to just sunbathe or surf. To be able to enjoy the beauty of the Bali beach, you only need to pay a parking fee of IDR 2,000 – IDR 5,000.
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11. Batur Lake
This exotic lake is located in the Kintamani area, Bali. The name “batur” refers to the name of a mountain not far from this lake, namely Mount Batur. Lake Batur is right on the slopes of Mount Batur, at an altitude of 1,050 meters above sea level, so the air around this lake will feel very cool. The calm turquoise water of the lake makes anyone who visits this lake feel at peace. Coupled with its enchanting natural charm, tourists feel at home to linger in the Lake Batur area.
Not only can you enjoy the beauty of Lake Batur, visitors can also sail to the middle of the lake or try fishing around the lake. And if you want to see the whole view of Lake Batur Kintamani, you can go directly to Penelokan village. Here you can see the view of Lake Batur from a very beautiful height with Mount Batur in the background.
12. Melasti Beach – Bali
Another beach tour that you can visit on the island of Bali is Melasti Beach. This beach which is in the South Bali area has quite a unique charm, all the way to the location you have to go through winding roads and descents that are above the strong limestone cliffs that stand tall. It is the exoticism of this limestone cliff that makes it a place that is often used as a photo shoot location for pre weddings.
Here you can sit back and relax while seeing the beauty in the Melasti Beach Bali area. Because the waves are not that big, this beach is also safe if you want to play in the water or swim. For those of you who like snorkeling activities, you can bring your equipment because the sea water here is so clear with beautiful underwater views on the outskirts of the beach.
13. Beratan Lake
Lake Beratan, or what is known as Lake Bratan, is a lake tour located in the Bedugul area, Candikuning Village, Kec. Baturiti, Tabanan, Bali. Because it is located at an altitude of 1,240 meters above sea level, it’s not surprising that the air temperature around the lake is very cool and fresh. This second largest lake in Bali has the main function as a source of irrigation in areas located in the central part of Bali.
Even so, the natural scenery around the lake is amazing which makes it the 20 best and most beautiful lakes in the world. One of the attractions in this lake is the Ulun Danau Berayan Temple which is at the end of the lake. The exoticism of the lake with the existence of Ulun Temple is a charm in itself that cannot be missed.
14. Tamblingan Lake
Tamblingan Lake is the smallest of the three lakes in the Bedugul area. If you look at it from a distance, maybe Tamblingan Lake is not attractive at all. But when you get closer, Tamblingan Lake has its own undeniable characteristics. Most visitors who come to Lake Tamblingan, try to enjoy the scenery around it by camping or camping.
The atmosphere is very quiet and calm, making the mind more fresh. You can also try fishing or riding a canoe around the lake, but you should not swim in the Tamblingan Lake area.
15. Tegal Wangi Beach – Bali
This Tegal Wangi beach is located in the Jimbaran Traditional Village Bali, only about 30 minutes from Ngurah Rai airport. The advantage of this Tegal Wangi Beach is the panorama of high cliffs decorated with green trees that stretch wide before entering the Tegal Wangi Beach area.
This beach is one of the hidden beaches on the island of Bali, so to reach the beach location you have to go through a fairly steep limestone path. But even so, when you arrive at the beach you can see a view of the beach which is so beautiful with beautiful stretches of white sand and clear turquoise water.
16. Seminyak Beach – Bali
Because of its location which is on the same coastline as Legian Beach and Kuta Beach, it’s not surprising that the character of Seminyak Beach is not much different. The waves are big enough so that many visitors use it to surf.
The sloping white sand and sunset views are the main attractions that make it crowded. Around the Seminyak Beach Bali area, you can also find many entertainment facilities such as bungalows, hotels, malls, and many others.
17. Canggu Beach
Maybe the name Canggu Beach is no stranger to local and foreign surfers. This black sand beach is often used as a venue for international scale ISC (Indonesia Surfing Championship) events.
Not only can you enjoy the big waves on Canggu Beach Bali, you can also see views of the expanse of rice fields and birds flying in the sky across the coast.
18. Tanah Lot – Bali
Who is not familiar with the Tanah Lot Temple Bali tour? This tour is famous for its beautiful scenery, especially before sunset. The main uniqueness of this Tanah Lot tour is the existence of a temple which is located on a large rock on the edge of the sea.
When the sea is high, you cannot approach the temple. Because the area around the rock will be inundated with sea water. At low tide, you can see some tame sea snakes. It is said that local residents believe that these snakes are the guardians of the Tanah Lot temple. Apart from that, in the Tanah Lot Bali area you can also try holding a sacred snake which is completely harmless.
19. Nusa Penida – Bali
Looking for a hidden paradise in Bali? just visit Nusa Penida. This small island has a lot of natural beauty that is still relatively untouched. Unlike in Bali, the beauty of the beach here is still clean, far from the hustle and bustle of newcomers.
20. Nusa Lembongan – Bali
Nusa Lembongan is one of the cool tourist areas in Bali. It seems that Nusa Lembongan is more popular in the eyes of foreign tourists. Because the majority of those who come are more foreign tourists.
This place is recommended if you are looking for an atmosphere that is a little different from other tourist attractions in Bali.
So, that was the list of tours on the island of Bali that you must visit while on vacation. Make holiday moments even more special by visiting the Island of the Gods with your family and loved ones.