Beautiful Beaches of Bali
Updated: Nov 28, 2019
The most popular area in Bali is Seminyak beach which is located in the west coast of Bali in Indonesia. It has been a separate township. It is a suburb of kuta. It has become one of the most well known tourist place in Bali. The colorful hub at beach side is known for nightlife. This beach is very clean and less crowded. It has a great waves for surfing. Best time to be at Seminyak is to watch sunset. Seminyak Beach is lined with upscale restaurants, uber-cool beach bars and cafes, so after swimming, you can have a healthy meal or a strong drink. You can find every type of accommodation like private villa, quaint hotels on quite street or beach front resorts. You can also explore beach bars and cafes that run along the coastline.
Candidasa Black sand Beach
It is a famous tourist place in eastern part of Bali, it is also called pantai Labuan which is quite and less visited place. It has a Pertamina oil terminal at one end. This is very clean beach in a pretty bay. It is a coastal town in east Bali. This beach is not crowded like kuta beach. It has a beautiful view and also food stalls around. There are many other small coves and bays to explore is this area. You can enjoy the views. You can enjoy the rich & colorful marine life. It is great for snorkeling and scuba diving. Hotels and resorts in Candidasa are located around the coast from padang bay till the hill towards the village of BugBug. The interesting thing about this beach is that it has white sand while some part has black sand. A beautiful scenery and cultural attraction can be seen towards the hills.
Nusa Dua Beach
Nasu dua beach is located in the garden complex that belongs to Bali tourism development centre. Nusa dua beach is a well developed resort area and tourist place in Bali. It is situated in southern part of Bali. It has white sand beaches. You can find more cultural attractions there. You can do sports activities like snorkeling and surfing. You can relax there as it has calm water and low tides. This beach is located in a luxury enclave of 5 star resorts and hotels. This beach is famous for luxurious restaurants and world class resorts. There is a popular surfing spot named “Mushroom Rock".
This beach is considered as the best surfing spot n Bali. This beach is known as Batu Mejan beach. The name Batu Mejan came from the name of the Hindu temple on the beach. It has white sand and at the coastal line it has blackish gray sand. This beach is also famous because of its high waves. You can also see the view of Indian Ocean. You can swim but you have to take care because of its strong and high waves. You can enjoy the sunset view at Echo beach while relaxing and having sea food at the coast. To go on the beach from parking area you have to cross several rocky areas. As you enter the beach area you will see a big waves and surf. You can enjoy a tasty meal of Barbecue sea food at Echo beach.
Gili Trawangan Beach
Gili trawangan is one of Indonesia’s top destination. Motorized vehicles are banned on the island by the local ordinance. They travel by bicycle or horse-drawn carriage called a cidomo. Scuba diving in trawangan beach is famous because of its abundance of marine life and attractive coral formation. Famous scuba diving spots are shark point, manta point and simon’s reef. You can have a perfect photo shoot of sunset as it has a magical sunset view You can also find interesting nightlife in Gili. It is a great holiday destination for families of all age groups. You can find various sports activities and other adventures to do. The calm and azure water offers best snorkeling spot for you. As you reach Gili, you can find a variety of beach bars & restaurants. You can enjoy occasional fire dance during dinner.
Kuta beach is located in the southwestern part of Bali. Kuta is the most famous beach in Bali. It was known as a fisherman village. This beach has become famous because of its surfing spot for travelers. It is becoming more crowded and popular day by day. The waves at this beach are not so high so you can enjoy and learn surfing. You can do all the adventure activities here. Travelers can have a traditional massage on the beach. It has golden white sand. You can get amazing traditional Indonesian meals at Warung Murah which is a top local cuisine hotel in town.
Canggu beach is located in Canggu village in North Kuta which is close to Legian beach. As it is a village you can experience the simple lifestyle of the Balinese locals. It is a developing tourism place. It has a black sand beach which is wonderful for surfing. It has beautiful shores as well as amazing sunset view. It has various bars and delicious restaurants. You should not miss eating barbequed corn which is very famous.
Padang Padang Beach
This beach is located at Jalan Labuan Sait at Pecatu village. Padang Padang beach is also known as Pantai Labuan Sait. This tourist spot offers the best holiday destination at the cheapest cost.
This beach is locally known as “PantaiPandawa”. This beach is located on the southern island. This is one of the hidden beaches in Bali. This beach was hidden behind the hill so it was also known as a secret beach and it was also difficult to access the location. Pandawa beach has a unique limestone. The water color at this beach is a combination of green and blue. It has beautiful white sand.