Top 10 Places to Visit in Bali
Bali becomes one of the most favorite destinations for a vacation in the world, both for domestic and foreign tourists. There are so many attractions offered by this exotic island, ranging from natural scenery to artificial tourist attractions. Here are the top 10 places to visit in Bali during your holiday.
Bali is very popular for its beaches. There are some beautiful beaches that you must try to visit instead of Kuta beach.
- Lovina Beach
It is a wonderful beach if you want to enjoy the sunrise mountain background. You may rent a small boat for a few passengers. Once you get there, you can see some fishes and dolphins that swim freely. Somehow, the appearance of this fish is also influenced by the environment.
- Balangan Beach
It is an amazing beach that still has white sand and located around 9 km from Bali’s tourist attractions, of GWK or Garuda Wisnu Kencana. Meanwhile, it is about 13 km if you start from Uluwatu. This beach is also very adorable with its view, but it is not as crowded as Kuta beach.
- Dreamland Beach
As the name implies, this beach is a really dream beach. A wide and clean expanse of blue sea with cliffs looming is really pampering your eyes. Moreover, it also has the atmosphere that is not too crowded as if you enjoy a private beach.
In addition to beaches, you can also enjoy other tourist spots. Some of the other spots to visit are museums. Here are some museums that you can visit in Bali.
- Pasifika Museum
This museum is located in the elite spots of Nusa Dua or near the BTDC in Bali. Suppose you book a hotel in Nusa Dua, you can reach the destination with only about 15 minutes on foot.
- Bali Museum
The museum is located in capital city of Denpasar in the form of an old building, precisely adjacent to Pura Agung Jagat Natha. If you head to this museum from the airport, you only need to go along the street to reach Denpasar within 40 minutes long.
- Besakih Temple
Besakih temple becomes the largest Hindus temple in the island of Bali. It is located in a temple complex at Besakih Village. Besakih temple becomes the center of the temple complex and there are many other temples around it.
- Tirta Empul Temple
Tirta Empul Temple also belongs to a temple complex, but it has a bathing area as sacred bathing area according to Hindu people. This bath has a rectangular pool completed with more than 20 showers which are lined up from the east to the west and every tourist can take a bath on the area.
Instead of temples, you can also enjoy the beauty of Bali nature. You can enjoy the view of the mountains in Bali. Here are some mountains that you can try to visit.
- Mount Agung
Mount Agung is the highest mount in Bali and it is also very sacred for many Hindus people in Bali. According to the local Hindu, This mount is a place of the god that always watch the people. Meanwhile, you can see a beautiful Besakih temple on the slopes of Mount Agung.
- Batur Mount
Mount Batur is another beautiful mount if you want to see the amazing sunrise from the top of this Mount Batur. To reach the top, you may take around 3 hours. Even though you can get to the peak in a short time, you must not think that the climb will be easy.
- Bali Bird Park
This nice landmark was actually introduced in 1995 with the area wide is about two hectares. It makes this place become the largest bird park in the country. Currently, there are about 1000 birds from more than 200 species in this park. In addition to seeing directly a variety of poultry animals, you can also enjoy the 4D theater sensation.
Finally, those are top 10 places to visit in Bali just in case you want to spend your holiday in this beautiful island. In fact, there are so many other landmarks that are also worth to visit, and you can explore them once you arrive in this island.