Bali 2019: Best of Bali Tourism will guide you to an unforgettable moment and pleasure while you explore Bali Island. Bali is a well-known island in Indonesia that referred to as “Island of God”. There are many interesting tourist attraction and destination able to explore. Here are the best of Bali tourism destination that you need to visit while in Bali.
Best Bali Tourism Destination
Whether you are nature pleasure seeker, family tour, or relax travel trip, Bali has all for you. This tourist destination Bali should be on your list when you visit Bali on your holiday.
1. Ubud Monkey Forest
This is the nature reserve of over 600 monkeys along with the Hindu Temples. The Ubud Monkey Forest is one of the tops known as Bali’s popular attractions. This is a nature reserve destination that established with the mission to create harmony for the visitor while conserve and learn the rare plans and maintain the natural habitat of the wild animal, especially the monkeys. The place is opened daily and the entrance fee is Rp.50.000 for adult and RP 40.000 for children. It is best to visit this place in the early afternoon around 2.00pm where the monkeys are less assertive and beware with your bags and small children, do not bring any snacks in, because the monkeys are getting little playful when they know it.
2. Tanah Lot Temple, Tabanan
Bali Island is well known for its temple and Tanah Lot is the most significant landmark. Tanah Lot, or also known with Pura Tanah Lot is the unique site. The place is located in a top of the rock in the Balinese coast. The temple also has the myth with the venomous snake that becomes a guardian in this temple. The best time to visit this place is in summer, just before the sunset to get the best iconic view from the temple.
3. Mount Batur, Bangli Regency
For those who are a seeker for adventure and nature exploration, and then this is the best place to start. Bali has well known for its natural sites. Mount Batur is an active volcano that should definitely in your list. There are many tour agents that offer Mount Batur hike which can reach about 2 hours to reach the top. The tour agents mostly offer the sunrise hikes into Mount Batur to give you an unforgettable moment to see the view of Bali’s daylight breaks scenery. When visiting this mount, get warm clothes because when you do hikes, the temperature will drop.
4. Bali Safari and Marine Park, Gianyar
For those who are looking for a family tourist destination, this is the destination that should visit. In this place, you can ear, rest and play with the residents. Get the safari bus tour and get more personal with orangutans, elephants, and zebras before the end the trip into the aquarium and meet with the lurking sharks. You also can book to spend the night in the hotel’s park and get the panoramic view of the animals in the night. Best time to visit in this park is in year round, but this park has numerous parades and shows, so check up to the schedule for the day you plan to visit the park to get the best moment.
5. Besakih Temple, Besakih
Besakih temple is also known as “Mother Temple of Bali”. This temple has impressive 1000 meters high, along to the side of highest volcano mountain in Bali, Mount Agung. The complete of temple actually made from 23 temples that waiting for you to explore, with the iconic Pura Penataran Agung that known with its 6 terraced levels. The opening time is from 8 am to 5 pm. The best time to visit this temple is when the main complex of Pura Besakih has a festival that holds every 210 days. In 2019, this festival will be placed on 20 March 2019. Therefore, you should contact your agent tour and check their offers to see the festival.
6. Goa Gajah
Goa Gajah is the former sanctuary that will leap back us to the 9th century. This “elephant cave” has the incredible Hindu’s statues fragments in the inside of cave; include Ganesha, the Hindu God with an elephant head that gives the cave with the name. To enter the cave, you will enter the mouth of a demon that has been carved in the façade. Outside cave, there are some ancient bathing pools. The best time to visit this place is in the early morning, to avoid busy tourist crowded. When visiting this temple, ensure to dress modestly. This temple also hires sarongs for the tourist to enter the cave.
7. Uluwatu Temple
Uluwatu temple is also well-known with its stunning sea’s edge temple. This temple located on the very edge of the 70-meter high cliff into the sea. This temple offers beautiful scenery and view from Bali’s coast and also becomes home for monkeys near the forest.
8. Pura Ulundanu
This is the other Holy Bali temple that iconic for Bali Hinduism. This temple is also known as water floating temple as this has a beautiful view with the lake surrounding the temple. The tourist can see the temple portrait in the water lake that makes this temple’s view iconic. This temple located in the edge of Bratan Lake, in the Bedugul area. This mean, you can see the other beautiful places such as Bedugul Lake when you visit this temple.
9. Blanco Renaissance Art Museum
For you who love the luxury of art and museum, then you need to visit Blanco Art Museum. In this museum, you can see a lot of art collection from Philippines artist, Don Antonio Blanco who came to Bali in 1952. There is also a gift shop and temple in the inside of the museum.
10. Kuta Beach
Kuta beach is the most famous tourist destination should visit while in Bali. This beach is the most well-known beach in Bali and becomes the main tourist destination while in Bali. Therefore, this beach becomes the most crowded beach in Bali. If you are looking for a more quiet point on this beach, you can go to the north end of the beach. This beach commonly most crowded in July and August and also in holiday seasons such as New Year and Christmas.
Besides of these top 10 tourist destination in Bali, you can also explore another hidden paradise in Bali such as Menjangan Island, Lovina beach, Tegalalang rice terrace, Ubud Palace, Sanur beach, coffee plantation at Bali Pulina agro-tourism, Uluwatu beach, Tirta Gangga, and many more.
How to plan your Bali Tour
Bali is an idyllic island in Indonesia that have great ranges of places that known worldwide and sometimes, there hidden paradises that waiting to explore. How to make your tour in Bali great? Here are tips for you.
- Best time to visit: Bali is the tropical season and it has a wet and dry season. The temperature is consistent is tear round with as low as 23 degree Celsius and the high can obtain 34 degree Celsius. The busiest time to visit Bali is in July to August, therefore, if you want to avoid crowd then it best to visit in April-June or September-October. When visiting in the wet season, you can view the lush greenery in Bali.
- Bali tour budget: when it comes to pleasure and explore Bali, then the budget is important. You can get cheap and fun tourist experience. Bali has your entire pleasure requirement, depend on how much budget you want to spend. Although the cost can be more slightly rather than other countries in Southeast Asia, this island also flexible to meet with a budget for food, transport, and other accommodation.
- How to get to Bali. There are 3 ways to reach Bali Island, by plane, by boat and get by bus. The most popular and easiest way is by plane, arrived intoNgurahRai International Airport or Denpasar International Airport. The boat is another common route from Java and also becomes the common way for travelers to travel to Bali from the two major island or other islands. If you choose to take bus route, it takes you all day to get there. Therefore, if you choose to go to Bali by bus, you need to ensure your bus is comfort and provide you convenient travel to Bali. Sandholiday can help you with the accommodation you need to go to Bali by bus.
Sandholiday Bali Tour
Sandholiday Bali Tour has the best accommodation to go to Bali. They have luxury transportation to deliver you to Bali. They have a range of transportation bus start from the small, medium into the high bus to accommodate your Bali group tour. They have an option for 19 Elf Long seats, Medium 31 Bus Seats, and 59 big Bus seat option to fit with your budget and requirement. Trust and convenient becomes the first thing to offer to their consumer. Their motto is providing trusted accommodation for your holiday with safety and comfort for you. The facility includes the reclining seat, AC, TV, safety belt, emergency door, medical kit, hammer glass, and many more. All available to give you comfort while in your tour. The expert staffs and driver will serve your holiday to get the best unforgettable Bali 2019: Best of Bali Tourism experience.