BaliSome of the most stunning scenery that Indonesia has to offer ! With its natural panorama and cultural uniqueness Bali is a paradise island. Surrounded by crystal clear turquoise waters embedded with the most magical coral reefs, the island boasts beautiful beaches with exotic black and white sands, towering active volcanoes, breathtakingly natural scenery, picturesque terraced nice fields, unique artistic villages, vibrant nightlife and attractive shopping. Add to this a wide range of attractions and unbelievable variety of land and water sports. From experiencing the most challenging surfing near Ulu Watu to visiting the Elephant Safari Park & Lodge in Taro to enjoying the traditional Balinese cuisine your days will be filled with unforgettable memories and excitement. Whether you want to indulge in adventure activities or enjoy recreation activities and sightseeing, the options in Bali are limitless. In short, Bali offers fun for everyone.
Covering an area of 2,175 sq miles, the extravagantly fertile island of Bali is part of the Republic of Indonesia and is situated between Java and Lombok. The island is mostly mountainous, only the southern part is a large plain. The highest peak is Mount Agung, an active volcano that rises 3,142m high above sea level. Lying between 8 and 9 degree south of the equator, Bali enjoys a mild tropical climate with pleasant day temperatures hovering between 20°C and 33°C throughout the year. Rainfall is light in the north and heavy in the south. The wet season runs from November to March, and though there is only five or six hours of sunshine a day, this is also the hottest time of year. The dry season lasts from April to October and is determined by southeastern cool winds.
Denpasar is the capital city of the province and is often considered a sprawling and noisy city. Still the town offers sightseeing, shopping and dining options. People come to Denpasar also to enjoy the fun and amusing activities, like jogging, playing bowling, billiards and motorbike racing. Bali is where you will find modern traditional establishments, museums and art centers, cultural villages, green recreational spots, holy temples and much more. One of the attractions worth a visit is the Bali Museum, one of the most prominent sites of the city. Built in 1931 like a royal palace with gazebos, gardens and elaborate gates, the museum is the right place to see the development of Bali. The museum has displays of traditional arts and crafts, including exhibits of theatrical masks, stone and wood carvings and textiles. Other places of interest in Bali include Tenganan Village, one of the ancient villages retaining its pre-Hindu customs and with a native Balinese, Candidasa Beach, located in the eastern part of Bali and offering several hotels, restaurants and other tourist destination around it, Taman Sukasada or Sukasada Park, a phenomenal park boasting the old Karangasem Empire Heritage building surrounded by breathtaking natural beauty.
Bali HotelsSituated on the breathtaking Sanur Beach the 5 star Bali Hyatt Hotel welcomes honeymoon couples and those who want something more extravagant to experience a slice of tropical paradise. With its distinctive architecture, beautifully landscaped lush garden surrounded by exotic foliage and secluded lily ponds and a 500 meter white sandy beach, Bali Hyatt offers the ultimate to make your stay a lifelong memory. The hotel boasts 386 luxuriously decorated rooms each with a private balcony or patio overlooking either the sea or lush garden, also featuring private bathrooms with marble counters and ceramic tubs, air conditioning, cable television, high-speed internet access and other amenities.
Guests have the unique opportunity to enjoy a large variety of recreational facilities, including Balinese Spa providing massage services, acupressure, saunas and Jacuzzis, swimming pool, whirlpool, tennis and badminton, jogging track, fully equipped fitness center as well as a plethora of water related sports, such as scuba diving, deep-sea fishing, jet skiing, swimming, snorkeling and windsurfing. The hotel also offers excellent dining options where local and traditional cuisine is served. Nearby you can find Le Mayeur Museum, Bali Safari & Marine Park, Sukawati Art Market and Ubus, Centre of Balinese Paintings & Arts.
Located in the heart of Chelsea of Bali and only 20 minutes from the airport, the beachfront Luna2 Private Hotel is a blend of 21st century US and Europe modernism, featuring classic location, spacious elegantly furnished rooms and unrivalled dining experience. The hotel is called "private" as only one guest booking is available for the five bedroom Richard Neutra-inspired house. Hotel amenities include ensuites, central air conditioning, Bose sound docks, plasma TVs, as well as a conference facility for up to 12 people. You will find fully equipped kids playroom with X-box and games to suit all ages and needs, 20m swimming pool, and in-house masseuse. In-house spa treatments can be arranged, featuring a variety of massages, reflexology, body scrubs, etc. If money is no object for you, Luna 2 private hotel is an ideal choice for romantic couples, families with or without kids and even for discerning singles. Luna defines new highlights of playing, sleeping, dining and relaxing.
Bali ResortsBali Tropic Resort & Spa, located right on the majestic beach of Tanjung Benoa is an ideal getaway, boasting beauty beyond imagination and authentic Balinese hospitality. Nestled in a sweeping expanse of tropical gardens, the resort offers 116 spacious and luxurious bungalows that come in three categories deluxe, royal deluxe and suites, each with exquisite, romantic 4 poster beds, modern furnishings, magnificent views of the sea and garden and all the in-room amenities and facilities you could imagine. Comfort is found in every corner of the property in your room, down at the beach or in the pool bar. The Spa facilities include 10 treatment rooms with private showers and bath tub, featuring traditional Balinese ambiance and a range of rejuvenating treatments from facials to massage. The resort also features fully equipped fitness center, 3 restaurants, 3 bars and elegantly designed swimming pools.
The Bali Tropic Resort & Spa boasts a host of recreational activities to provide you with the ultimate tropical retreat. From non-motorized water sports like snorkeling, diving and windsurfing to beach activities to motorized sports, like glass bottom boating and jet skiing, your stay in this stunning slice of paradise will be filled with everlasting memories. The resort regularly organizes colorful cultural performances, fashion shows and contemporary dances to make your evening entertainment a complete experience. And if shopping is your things, a complimentary shuttle will take you to Nusa Dua shopping centre at certain times of the day. Come and visit Bali Tropic Resort & Spa, where time stands still and "the miracle" of Bali never ceases to amaze.
The five-star Ayodya Resort Bali is another luxury resort, sprawling on a spacious 11.5 hectares of tropical landscaped gardens, on 300 meters of white sandy beach in Nusa Dua peninsula. Designed to resemble a Balinese water palace, the resort boasts 537 luxuriously furnished rooms and suites with large balconies offering beautiful views, all featuring air conditioning, cable TV with movie channels, marble bathroom, mini bar with refrigerator, tea & coffee making facility, IDD phone and other amenities to ensure your comfortable stay. Guests will enjoy an almost unlimited variety of fun, entertainment and leisure activities, relax at the pampering Day Spa while children are entertained in the kids club and experience excellent dining in one of the resort's fantastic restaurants. For business travelers Ayodya Resort conference venues and facilities are available. Nearby attractions include Bali Golf and Country Club, Jimbaran beach an Turtle Island. Here guests will feel the touch of authentic hospitality and top notching service.
Activities in BaliScuba Diving in Bali is an underwater photographers dream and one of the must activities you should indulge in while vacationing in this true tropical paradise. Blessed with warm tropical waters featuring spectacular visibility, extensive coral reefs and an abundant of marine life, Bali offers superb diving possibilities all year-round. The island is home to 13 fantastic diving sites, including the Menjangan National Park, Nusa Penida, Tulaben, Padang Bai, Manta Ray and others best suited for both beginners and professionals alike, promising an ultimate diving adventure. If you want to sit back, relax and enjoy the fascinating culture and the amazing experiences of underwater world, Bali boasts Diving Safaris- day programs allowing guests to enjoy what the island has to offer. There are also Bali Sunfish Safari packages perfect for experienced divers whose main aim is to photograph and video the Bali Sunfish.
White Water Rafting is another energetic activity worth an experience. This fun-filled adventure is an excellent way to enjoy spectacular scenery, see cascading waterfalls, towering river cliffs, traditional riverside villages, terraced rice plains as you follow the route through tropical rainforest and narrow gorges. Bali white water rafting invites you to ride along either the shallow winding river of Ayung or Telagawaja River, boasting 3 level of river rapid to bring more fun and thrill. No matter you are 7 years-old or 75, a novice or an experienced, be sure that your Bali ride will be safe and fun-filled. Bali Adventure Rafting is the only Bali rafting company boasting unique facilities, the longest course and 5-star service.
ATV Touring (All Terrain Vehicles) in Bali is one of the most memorable and latest-in-excitement adventures you should not miss out. The adrenaline pumping thrilling ATVs will give you the unique chance to be part of Bali's fascinating lush green scenery of nature's paradise. Absorb the pure rhythm of Balinese nature by taking the off-road journey through flowing mountain streams, luscious tropical rain forests and world-famous paddy terraces and enjoy the island at its best.
Your visit in the wonderful island of Bali will never be complete if you do not experience Bali Elephant Ride Tour. To sit high atop an elephant in a teak wood chair, through the cool jungle, is an experience you will never forget.
Holidays in Bali appeal to a wide spectrum of visitors from different corners of the world in search of adventure filled vacations, sun, sea and sand. Visitors can travel the entire length of the island and get acquainted with Balinese culture in less than a day which is one of the reasons why so many people visit the island annually.
Come and explore the amazing island of Bali Island and enjoy its relaxed atmosphere and lovely nature of the locals!