Bali is an ideal holiday destination from pristine beaches, lush green rainforests and rice terraces of Ubud, stunning temples to bustling night scene, this island has something for everyone. With such variety of experiences out there, our Travel Engineers have put together some exciting and unique experiences in Bali that you can add to your holiday plan here basis your liking:
Unwind in the upscale and pristine Bali Beaches
Seminyak is Bali’s most fancy and upscale beach resort area bustling with fine cafes, bars and boutiques. Find a peaceful spot at Petitenget beach that has more secluded vibe and absorb the eclectic vibe of Kuta and Legian beaches in south. Spend your day enjoying ocean breeze, hanging out with friends, sunbathing, kite surfing and other fun activities by the beach. As the sunsets the nightlife scene is livelier with bustling nightclubs and beachfront bars. Our Travel Engineers favorite and most recommended beach clubs and premium dining options are Potato Head and Ku De Ta. Enjoy vibrant beach side scenes, amazing music and fabulous meal here from day to sunset into night.
Go surfing on the Echo Beach
If you’re looking to chill, relax and go surfing then head to Echo Beach, famous surf spot of Bali. This beach is perfect to unwind and absorb the laidback vibe.
Lush green rainforests, waterfalls, rice terraces and beautiful temples of Ubud with an optional stay
Rooted in the central Bali, surrounded by scenic rainforests and beautiful temples, Ubud is an ideal area for a nature loving soul about 1 hour from Depansar. You could opt for an overnight stay in a luxury resort amidst the rainforests. Unwind soaking up the cool breezy atmosphere and sipping on an aromatic Balinese coffee overlooking mesmerizing views of the lush green forests. Rent a bike to explore the area, discover and take dip in the splashing waters of beautiful hidden Tegenungan, Kanto Lampo and Dusun Kuning waterfalls of Ubud. Step out in the evenings and indulge in wide array of bars and cafes at the Monkey Forest Road.
The Rice Terrace of Tegalalang Valley & magnificent views from thrilling Bali Swing
The main attraction of Ubud just few minutes from the heart of Ubud is the scenic views of rice paddy slopes of the Tegalalang Rice Terraces. Enjoy the beautiful Bali swing ride close by with magnificent views making a perfect background for an Instagram picture. There are bunch of cafes near the rice terrace where you can enjoy a comforting meal amidst the panoramic rice fields. Take back some beautiful artsy products from the art stalls in this area. You could even take a dreamy horseback ride through the rice fields and admire the gorgeous landscapes of Ubud.
Take a castaway cruise to the secret bays of Nusa Penida, admire beautiful landscapes, snorkel in Manta Bay and explore Nusa Lembongan Island & Nusa Ceningan island
Take a full day voyage to Bali’s neighboring islands Nusa Penida, Nusa Lembongan and Nusa Ceningan. Immerse yourself in the beauty of stunning landscapes, pristine beaches and enjoy exciting water activities here. Visit the popular T- REX shaped cliffs on Kelingking and admire the stunning views of crystal-clear waters from above. Take a snorkel tour to the Manta Bay where you can snorkel along the playful Manta Rays. Admire the rock arch of Broken Beach that allows ocean water to pass through its arch shaped rock formation over the bay. Indulge in exciting water sports and jump straight into the sea and snorkel in Lembongan Island.
Peaceful beaches of Jimbaran and magical sunset views of Uluwatu
If you’re seeking peace away from hustle bustle of Bali’s party beaches, then spend a day exploring the white sand beaches and pristine blue waters of Jimbaran. Here you can immerse yourself in the serenity of beach and waves in a quiet and relaxing environment. A perfect way to end your day is by heading straight to Uluwatu to admire famous sunset views the stunning Pura Luhur Uluwatu temple perched on a steep cliff overlooking the ocean and watching a traditional kecak dance performance. Travel Engineers suggest you staying a night or two in Jimbaran if you’re seeking some peace and relaxation before heading back home.
Discover Pura Taman Ayun Temple & beautiful Tanah Lot temple on the sea
Spend a day discovering the beautiful sculptures, grassy courtyards, flanked shrines and serene environment of Pura Taman Ayun Temple and head to the Tanah lot temple set dramatically on a rock in the sea. Admire the sun setting from the temple as the waves come crashing on the base of the temple. You could also take sunset cruise here to admire the beautiful silhouette of the temple with the sun setting in the back drop.
Visit the famous Gates of Heaven an iconic landmark of Bali
Take a trip to click magical shots of the Gates of Heaven at Pura Lempuyang with the clouds and majestic Mount Agung in the backdrop one of the most magical and Instagram famous spot of Bali.
Bali has enough to offer to all sorts of travelers. If you’re looking peaceful time off by the beach or you’re a nature loving soul, opt for stay at Jimbaran or Ubud as part of the itinerary.
There are enough romantic experiences for the honeymooners and exciting fun filled experiences for ones traveling with family. Check out Bali itinerary under Bachelors and Bachelorettes section with bunch of exciting experiences for you and your friends in Bali.
That brings you to the end of an epic Bali holiday. It’s time to pack up and head back to India.