46 Best things to do in Bali, Indonesia

Bali is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Southeast Asia and in the world, attracting millions of tourists to come each year to enjoy its natural beauty and rich cultural heritage. It is a beautiful island of Indonesia, located in the Indian Ocean, right off Java, Indonesia’s one of largest islands. 

Bali has lush jungles, volcanic mountains, beautiful beaches, and iconic rice terraces, offering outdoor activities such as hiking, diving, surfing, white water rafting, and cliff jumping.

Some of the best things to do in Bali include enjoying vibrant nightlife at Kuta & Seminyak, visiting the iconic temples such as Uluwatu Temple, Tanah Lot, which offer breathtaking views and a glimpse into the island’s spiritual history. 

Another must-do activity is to explore the island’s natural beauty, such as visiting the rice terraces in Ubud, hiking to the top of Mount Batur for sunrise, or swimming in the crystal clear waters of the Nusa islands. 

You can also enjoy delicious local food, try a traditional Balinese massage or spa treatment, take a yoga class & meditation retreat, or shop for souvenirs at one of the island’s many markets and shops.

46 Best things to do in Bali, Indonesia

1. Kuta

Kuta is one of the best things to do and see in Bali for nightlife and beaches. It is located only 15 minutes drive from the Bali International Airport, making it one of the best places to stay in Bali for first-timers.

Kuta Beach is along a sandy beach and is a great place to watch the sunset, and enjoy water activities such as swimming, sunbathing, and surfing. 

Kuta is also a hub of young backpackers and budget party animals because it has affordable bars, nightclubs, restaurants, and accommodations.

Other attractions in Kuta are the Waterbom Bali, which is one of Bali’s largest waterparks; Kuta Theater to see traditional Balinese dance performances, as well as Circus Waterpark, 5GX Bali Reverse Bungy, Bali Underwater Scooter, and Bali Bombing Memorial.

2. Ubud

Ubud is the cultural capital of Bali and a mountain area in central Bali. It is a great base to experience the authentic side of Bali and to explore surrounding areas. There are rice terraces, temples, palaces, art & craft, and monkey forests.

You can also enjoy delicious local food at a variety of restaurants, shop for local crafts and goods, take yoga, meditation classes, and relax with traditional healing practices.

Some of the best things to do in Ubud are:

  • Visit the Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary
  • Explore the ancient Goa Gajah, or Elephant Cave
  • Check out the Ubud Traditional Art Market
  • Watch a traditional Balinese dance performance at the Ubud Palace
  • Take a yoga or meditation class
  • Visit the Tegalalang Rice Terraces
  • Explore the Ubud Water Palace
  • Visit the Ubud Hanging Gardens
  • Take a cooking class to learn about Balinese cuisine
  • Learn about Balinese art and culture at the Puri Lukisan Museum

3. Ulun Danu Temple

The Ulun Danu Temple, also known as Pura Ulun Danu Beratan, is one of the top attractions that you shouldn’t miss in Bali because this Hindu temple has beautiful architecture and picturesque location, on the shores of Lake Beratan in Bedugul.

The temple was built in the 17th century, delicate to Dewi Danu, the Lake & River Goddess because the lake is the main source of irrigation and water in central Bali.

The temple complex includes several shrines and pavilions, as well as a large 11-tiered meru. To get to the temple, you can take a guided tour, hire a private driver, or use a scooter.

4. Tanah Lot Temple

Tanah Lot Temple, or Pura Tanah Lot by locals, is one of the most visited temples in Bali due to its unique setting on a large offshore rock formation and sunset views. 

Pura Tanah Lot is a Hindu temple and is one of the 7 sea temples in Bali, dedicated to the Sea Gods, Baruna, to protect Bali from evil sea spirits.

Tanah Lot Temple was built in the 16th century by the Hindu priest Danghyang Nirartha. Visitors can watch the sunset from the temple and also enjoy the beautiful views of the surrounding ocean. Visitors can access the temple via a causeway during low tide.

5. Uluwatu Temple

Uluwatu Temple, also known as Pura Luhur Uluwatu by locals, is one of the best things to do and see in Bali because it is one of the most beautiful temples on the island. There are impressive cliffs, beautiful sunset views, Balinese Kecak & fire dance, and a large population of monkeys.

Uluwatu Temple is believed to date back to the 11th century, when it was founded by Empu Kuturan, a Javanese Hindu priest, and then extended by Dang Hyang Nirartha.

The temple is also considered a sacred place for the Balinese people and is an important site for ceremonies and offerings. 

When visiting the temple, you should dress modestly, cover your legs & shoulders, and pay an admission fee to enter.

6. Seminyak

Seminyak is one of the best places to stay in Bali for couples because it is Bali’s hippest beach town with magnificent sunsets, beautiful beaches, plentiful beach bars and beach clubs.

Seminyak is more of an upscale area than its neighbor Kuta. There are luxurious resorts, high-end boutiques, trendy bars and restaurants. 

Many visitors to Seminyak enjoy relaxing on the beaches, shopping at the local boutiques, and indulging in the delicious local cuisine.

7. Amed

Amed is a small traditional fishing village located on the far east coast of Bali and is surrounded by Mount Agung. It is a place to go for a peaceful, laid-back atmosphere and away from the tourist crowds.

Amed is the fabulous snorkeling and diving, especially at the USS Liberty Ship Wreck, a popular dive site located in Tulamben.

Some popular tourist attractions include the Tirta Gangga water palace and Jemeluk Viewpoint, as well as the traditional Balinese dances and ceremonies.

8. Sanur

Sanur is one of the oldest resort towns in Bali, located in the island’s southeast part. It is a popular spot for tourists looking for a laid-back experience. 

It is also a popular destination for families with white sand beaches and calm, shallow waters. 

You can try watersport activities such as parasailing, kite surfing, tubing, and jet skiing.

There are also laid-back beach bars, Australian-style cafes, restaurants, and luxury hotels.

At the Sindhu Night Market, you can buy clothes, wood carvings, and authentic Balinese food such as the Mie goreng, bakso, and rujak.

9. Nusa Dua

Nusa Dua is a resort town, located 40 km from the capital of the island, Denpasar. It is considered one of the most luxurious resort towns on the island where you can enjoy beautiful beaches and watersports activities. 

You will find many international hotels, resorts, and private villas with a private beach, as well as an exclusive golfing experience at Bukit Pandawa Golf & Country Club and Bali National Golf Club.

Popular beaches in Nusa Dua are Pandawa Beach, Pantai Mengiat Beach, which both have white sand, and crystal clear water. 

You can find numerous cultural attractions such as the Bali Nusa Dua Theatre where you can watch Devdan Show, Pura Geger Temple, and Puja Mandala.

The Water blow site is a great place to take photos and listen to the water from the Indian Ocean crash against the jagged limestone edges.

10. Jimbaran

Jimbaran is famous for its long stretch of white sand beach, its fresh seafood restaurants, and sunset. Jimbaran is located in Bukit Peninsula, offering a chilled-out atmosphere and calm waters, ideal for family holiday and honeymooners.

You should try a freshly grilled fish platter of fish and seafood such as  prawns, lobster, and clams. There are also international cuisines and fine dining restaurants. 

When visiting Jimbaran, you can swim in the beach, relax in one of the some world-class spas, shops at Samasta Lifestyle Village or Sidewalk Jimbaran Mall. Its location is also convenient to visit  Seminyak for  nightlife and Uluwatu for world-class surfing.

11. Canggu Beach

Canggu Beach is one of the best beaches in the world that is known for its magnificent surf. Located in Canggu village, 45 minutes drive from Bali’s Ngurah Rai International Airport, it is attracting lots of surfers, and  digital nomads. 

Canggu Beach is a collection of smaller beaches along the coast including Batu Bolong, Berawa, Nelayan and Echo Beach. 

Canggu Beach is known for its long stretches of black sand and consistent waves. You can enjoy stunning sunsets, live music, and a meal & drinks at one of many beachfront clubs and restaurants in the area.

12. Uluwatu Beach

Uluwatu Beach, also known as Suluban Beach, or Blue Point Uluwatu, is located on the southwestern tip of the island. It is known for its stunning views, clear waters, sunset views, and world-renowned surf spot. 

The beach is surrounded by high cliffs and can only be accessed via a steep staircase. You can enjoy a drink at one of the many cliff top bars such as Sundays Beach Club.

Uluwatu is around a 45 minute drive by car from the Kuta & Seminyak area. You can rent a motorbike and hire a car with a private driver.

13. Bebek Bengil

Bali is famous for its delicious local cuisines, so while visiting Ubud, you should try fried duck and Balinese specialties at Bebek Bengil restaurant. 

The restaurant has duck dishes such as the original crispy duck from 1990, duck satays and smoked duck. There are also international and Indonesian options. 

The restaurant is known for its unique atmosphere and beautiful setting, as well as its friendly and attentive service.

14. Padang Bai

Padang Bai is a remote coastal town, located on the south east coast of Bali. It is home to beautiful beaches, Padang Bai Port, which is a busy port for ferries to the nearby islands of Lombok and the Gili Islands. 

There are numerous beaches such as Padangbai Beach, Blue Lagoon Beach, Bias Tugel Beach, and Yeh Malet Beach. The beaches have white sand, crystal clear water, and are popular places for swimming, sunbathing, and snorkeling. 

Padang Bai is known for its traditional markets and shops, where you can purchase local handicrafts and souvenirs. You can also try fresh seafood at one of its restaurants.

15. Yoga Barn

The Yoga Barn is a yoga and healing center located in Ubud, which is the spiritual and cultural center of the island, where you can experience authenticity.

You can take a yoga class, healing treatment, massage, and acupuncture for a relaxing experience. Yoga Barn has onsite accommodation and a cafe.

The studio is known for its beautiful natural surroundings and peaceful atmosphere, making it a popular destination for yoga enthusiasts and those seeking a more holistic approach to wellness.

16. Tanjung Benoa

Tanjung Benoa is a small peninsula located next to Nusa Dua, a half hour from Ngurah Rai International Airport. It is famous for its water sports.

Tanjung Benoa Beach has clean water, white sand that is great for swimming and snorkeling. s There are also jet skiing, banana boats, glass-bottomed boat rides, speedboat-towed activities,  scuba diving, and underwater scooters.

It is home to numerous temples including the Caow Eng Bio Chinese Temple,  one of Bali’s oldest Chinese temples, and the Pura Dalem Ning Lan Taman Beji Temple

In addition to beaches and cultural attractions, it is home to luxury hotels, villas, restaurants.

17. Sidemen

Sidemen is a mountain area located in Karangasem regency in eastern Bali. It is famous for its green area, waterfalls, rice paddies, and stunning views of Mount Agung.

It is a popular destination for hikers and nature enthusiasts, as well as those looking to experience traditional Balinese culture.

You can rent a scooter and visit the Tukad Cepung Waterfall & Gembleng Waterfall, go white water rafting at the Telaga Waja River, join a cooking class to learn traditional Balinese food, or stay in bamboo houses.

You can experience the local village of Tabola to see women making weaving, and buy some locally made gifts & clothing at Kolektif Gallery.

18. Celuk

Celuk is a silver village, located near Ubud, that is known for its silver and gold handicrafts. You can browse rings, bracelets, necklaces, earrings from the traditional shops. 

You can ask for custom made jewelry at most vendors and smiths, or take a silver-class at a gallery to learn how to make your own jewelry.

Nearby you can visit Puseh Batuan Temple, Satria Coffee Plantation, Pura Dalem Bentuyung Temple, and Big Garden Corner.

19. Kecak dance

A trip to Bali will not be complete without watching Balinese traditional performances. Kecak dance is a traditional Balinese dance along with Janger & Barong dances.  

The dance is performed by a circle of men, sitting cross-legged, wearing checked cloth around their waists and upper bodies, they swaying their bodies and clapping their hands in unison to the chant.

Kecak dances are often held at sunset in an open-air stage with a beautiful backdrop of a temple and a sunset. Popular places are at the Pura Uluwatu, Tanah Lot,  Padang Tegal Stage, Batubulan, and Pura Dalem Ubud.

20. Tabanan

Tabanan is the rice bowl of Bali that is famed for its spectacular rice paddies, beaches, and temples. Located on the western coastline, it is an off the beaten path destination in Bali for real local life experience. 

Tabanan is home to the UNESCO protected world heritage site called Jatiluwih Rice Terraces.

The beaches here are relaxing & quiet, with some beaches ideal places for surfers like Balian Beach.

In addition to rice paddies, Tabanan is also the Tanah Lot Temple, built on a rock formation framed by crashing waves. 

The regency also has a vibrant arts and culture scene, with traditional dances and ceremonies often taking place in the local villages.

21. Monkey Forest

Monkey Forest, or Sacred Monkey Forest of Padangtegal,  is one of the top tourist attractions in Ubud. Located in Jalan Hanoman in the village of Padangtegal, the forest is home to 700 gray Balinese long tailed monkeys, called macaques.

Visitors can walk through the forest and observe the monkeys in their natural habitat. You should also avoid wearing any kind of valuables, as the monkeys might steal them.

In addition to the monkeys, the forest is also home to the 14th-century Pura Dalem Agung Padangtegal and Pura Prajapati. 

22. Tirta Empul Temple

Tirta Empul Temple is a temple complex & holy mountain spring, located in central Bali, in Manukaya village. Tirta Empul, literally meaning the holy water spring, and is dedicated to the Hindu God of water, Vishnu.

The sacred spring water is said to have healing powers. The water flows out of a natural spring into a large pool, and visitors can bathe in the water as a form of purification. 

The temple complex also includes several shrines and pavilions, as well as a large central courtyard. Tirta Empul is one of the oldest and most important temples in Bali.

23. Bali Zoo

Bali Zoo is one of the best things to do and see in Bali for families with children because it has many native animals from Bali, Java, Indonesia and Southeast Asia such as birds, Sumatran tigers, monkeys.

Some of the top attractions include  the Treewalk, A Night At The Zoo, and Elephant Back Safari. You can interact with some animals, feed them (pay a little extra), and take a photo with tropical birds. 

Bali Zoo is conveniently located in Gianyar Regency, within walking distance from Ubud.

24. Bali Chocolate Factory

You can take a tour of the Bali Junglegold Bali Chocolate Factory, formerly Pod Chocolate, to learn  about the chocolate making process and to make your own chocolate from chocolate making classes.

Junglegold Bali Chocolate Factory offers free admission fee, you can pay if you buy chocolate from their shops. They offer a variety of chocolate products including bars, truffles, and chocolate-covered fruits & nuts. 

They specialize in producing premium, artisanal chocolates made from locally sourced ingredients such as cocoa beans & coconut sugar.

25. Mount Batur

Mount Batur is one of the two active volcano mountains in Bali along with Mount Agung. Mt. Batur is at its best during sunset, so it is recommended that the best time to climb is before sunrise in the early morning, from April to September.

Mount Batur is located in Kintamani, around 90 minutes from Ubud. You can get to the mountain by car with a private driver or with a guided tour.

It usually takes about 2-3 hours to reach the summit, where you can enjoy stunning views of the surrounding area & the nearby Lake Batur. 

26. Ayung River Rafting

The Ayung River is the longest river on Bali, located in Kedewatan in Ubud. It is not only an important source of irrigation for local farming, but also famous for its beautiful scenery and white-water rafting. 

The Ayung river is the best rafting location in Bali. The rafting route is around 2-4 hours in a total length of 12 km. It is  one of the famous adventure activities in Bali.

The  Ayung River Rafting has 6 grades of difficulty, depending on the streams, waves, rocky conditions, and individual skill levels.

27. Waterbom

Waterbom Bali is considered as one of the best water parks in Asia. It is in Kuta, and is one of the best things to do and see in Bali for families with kids & and individuals of all ages.

Waterbom Bali has a variety of water rides, slides, and attractions, as well as a lazy river and a wave pool. 

There are different types of packets with different prices. The tickets for single day passes cost around IDR 495,000 for adults, IDR 355,000 for children.

28. Tulamben

Tulamben is a small fishing village on the northeastern corner of Bali that is one of the premier diving & snorkeling destinations in Bali. 

Popular places for diving and snorkeling are at USAT Liberty shipwreck, Boga Shipwreck, 

Suci Place where you can see beautiful coral, tropical fish, and reef sharks.

Tulamben Beach is also known for its black sand beaches, which are a result of volcanic activity on the island. There is a palm tree-line, offering a quiet, laid back vibe for relaxing and sunset.

29. Menjangan Island

Menjangan Island is a part of the West Bali National Park, located northwest of the island. It is a popular destination for snorkeling and diving due to its beautiful coral reefs and clear waters. 

The island is also home to wildlife such as deer and monkeys, and many birds. 

The island can only be visited with permission from the national park authorities, and facilities are limited. It is forbidden to stay overnight unless it is an emergency. 

To reach Menjangan island, you can take a 30 minute boat ride from Labuhan Lalang. 

30. Candidasa

Candidasa is a small seaside town located on the eastern part of the island, 2 hours drive by car from Kuta, the nightlife capital of the island. It is a popular spot for snorkeling and diving, with many nearby coral reefs and shipwrecks to explore, walking trai, and secluded beaches. 

The main road runs parallel to the shoreline and is packed with restaurants, clothing shops. You can take an island day trip off the coast such as Gili Tepekong, Gili Mimpang and Gili Biaha. 

Candidasa is also a great place to explore historical sites of the Taman Ujung Water Palace, Tirta Gangga royal water gardens, and Tenganan Village.

31. Bali Marine and Safari Park

Bali Marine and Safari Park in Gianyar is one of the best things to do and see in Bali for families and kids. It is home to a variety of marine animals, including dolphins, seals, and sharks, as well as numerous wildlife such as elephants, Sumatra and Sumatran Tiger.

You can take a ride on a Safari Tram or private 4×4 Jeep, or  interact with animals, and watch Bali Agung’s daily shows.

The park also has a variety of recreational facilities such as a water park and a playground.

32. Batubulan

Batubulan is an artistic village, located  northeast of Denpasar, the capital of Bali. The streets of this town are lined with galleries and craft shops selling statues, and products from wood carvings and bamboo.

In addition to the craft works, Batubulan village is home to famous Pura Puseh. You can watch the Barong dance in the hall which is a traditional Balinese dance performance that tells the story of good versus evil, held in the morning at 09 am.

Nearby, you can find the Bali Bird Park called Taman Burung and a reptile park. You can easily reach Batubulan by bus as it is home to the Batubulan Bus Station, which has a connection to major cities in Bali.

33. Sukawati

Sukawati is famous for the traditional art market with several stalls selling cheap souvenirs in a two storey building. The market is known for its wide selection of traditional Balinese handicrafts, textiles, and souvenirs such as paintings, woodcarving, clothes, jewelry products.

Sukawati art market is a popular destination for both tourists and locals. It is open daily, and is also known as Pasar Seni Sukawati.

Within a short distance from Sukawati art market, you can find the Celuk village, a gold & silversmiths center of the island, as well as the Pasar Seni Pagi, the morning market.

34. Visit a spa

Bali is known for its natural beauty, and many spas are located in picturesque settings, such as on the beach or in a tropical garden. 

Spas in Bali often offer a variety of treatments, such as massages, facials, and body scrubs, using locally-sourced, natural ingredients. 

Additionally, many spas in Bali have a focus on traditional Balinese healing practices, such as using herbs and aromatherapy. Visiting a spa in Bali can be a great way to unwind and de-stress, and to experience the local culture.

35. Turtle sanctuary

Turtle sanctuary in Bali refers to a place where sea turtles are protected and cared for. These sanctuaries are typically run by non-profit organizations or government agencies to protect endangered sea turtle species by providing a safe environment for them to hatch and grow. 

Some of the activities that take place at a turtle sanctuary include rescuing injured turtles, breeding and releasing turtles back into the wild, and educating the public about the importance of protecting these animals. 

Some of the famous turtle sanctuary in Bali is Turtle Conservation and Education Center, Bali Turtle Island.

36. Bali Provincial State Museum

Bali Provincial State Museum, or Bali Museum is a museum of art and history located in Denpasar. It is a popular destination for tourists and locals interested in learning more about Bali’s rich culture and history.

The museum has exhibition halls with its paintings, artifacts, musical instruments, statues,weapons, showcasing historical data from the Mesolithic Age to the present days. 

Originally built in 1910 by Dutch citizens, but it was destroyed by an earthquake in 1917 and reconstructed 3 years later. 

37. Munduk

Munduk is a mountain village located in the highlands of Northern Bali that is famous for its rice paddies, and powerful waterfalls. It is a quiet place far away from the busy areas of  Seminyak and Kuta.

There are numerous waterfalls in the area including the Banyumala Twin Waterfall, Munduk Waterfall, and Sekumpul Waterfall. They are great places for bathing, swimming, and taking photos.

You can find the famous Ulun Danu Bratan temple in Tamblingan Lake, Munduk Swing Viewpoints, Handara Gate Bali, and Munduk Moding Plantation with its infinite pools.

38. Mas Village

Mas Village is one of Bali’s traditional villages famous for its wood carving & craftsmanship. It is conveniently situated on the main road from Denpasar to Ubud.

Visitors can see artisans at work in their workshops, and purchase handmade wooden sculptures, masks, and other items. 

The village is also home to several traditional Balinese temples, and offers a glimpse into the traditional way of life in Bali.

39. Babi Guling

Babi Guling is the Indonesian version of a roast suckling pig and is one of Bali’s most famous foods. The pig is stuffed and infused with a spicy, and roasted traditionally.

You can eat Babi Guling with steamed rice, vegetables, and sambal, which is a spicy Indonesian condiment.

Babi Guling is considered a delicacy and is commonly served at special occasions and ceremonies. It is also very popular among tourists visiting Bali.

40. Balangan Beach

Balangan Beach is a beautiful white sandy beach, located in the southern part of Bali, within a short drive by car from the Ngurah Rai International Airport, Garuda Wisnu Kencana, and Uluwatu Temple.

The beach is an ideal place for professional surfers due to its waves. It is also a popular spot to view the sunset, as well as swimming and sunbathing.

The beach is a great spot for those looking for a more peaceful experience as it is not as crowded as some of the other popular beaches in Bali.

41. Don Antonio Blanco Museum

Blanco Renaissance Museum, or Don Antonio Blanco Museum, is located on a hilltop overlooking the Campuhan valley. 

The museum has a collection of paintings, artworks, personal items, and photographs of Antonio Blanco,  a Spanish-Filipino painter and sculptor known for his erotic and sensual paintings of Balinese women.

There is also an on-site souvenir shop, café and the Blanco’s family temple. 

42. Goa Gajah Temple 

Goa Gajah is also known as the Elephant Cave by locals, due to its close proximity to the Elephant River. It is a 9th century mysterious Hindu cave temple located only a short drive from the Ubud market and town center.

The temple is also known for its beautiful gardens and peaceful atmosphere, making it a popular tourist destination.

43. Pasar Badung

Pasar Badung is a traditional market, located on Gadjah Mada Street, in the capital city of Bali, Denpasar. You can visit the market to experience daily local life. 

The market sells a wide variety of goods, including clothing, textiles, traditional handicrafts, and fresh produce such as fruits, vegetables and flowers from suppliers in farming regions in the central highlands. 

44. Ubud Palace

If you want to learn about the history and culture of Ubud, you can visit the Ubud Palace, also known as Puri Saren Agung in Indonesian, a historical building complex located in the center of Ubud, the cultural capital of Bali. 

The palace has traditional Balinese architecture and beautiful gardens. It is also a venue for traditional Balinese dances and ceremonies. 

45. Gitgit Waterfall

GitGit Waterfall is one of Bali’s largest waterfalls. Visitors can swim in the pool at the base of the waterfall or hike to the top for a different perspective. 

GitGit Waterfall is easy to reach by following a river in the jungle. The path leading to the waterfall is lined with shops selling handmade souvenirs and paintings.

46. Bali Bird Park

Bali Bird Park, or Taman Burung Bali in Indonesian, is one of the top tourist attractions on the island. Bali Bird Park has a research and breeding program. 

The park is home to more than 250 different species with a total of 1000 birds. Bali Bird Park is also home to a restaurant, gift shop, and tropical garden. 

Bali Bird Park is located in Singapura, northeast of the capital city of the island. You can take a guided tour to learn all things about the birds.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Bali best known for?

Bali is best known for its natural beauty including pristine beaches with world-class diving and surfing, and gorgeous mountains with lush terraced rice fields, impressive waterfalls, and volcanoes. It is also known for its  rich culture, history, arts & crafts, Hindu temples, delicious food, exciting nightlife, yoga, and meditation retreats.

What should I not miss in Bali?

You shouldn’t miss the beautiful beaches and lively nightlife of Kuta and Seminyak, the iconic rice terraces, markets, and monkey forest in Ubud. Be sure to visit the temples of Uluwatu and Tanah Lot, explore beautiful waterfalls, attend a traditional dance performance,  and try authentic Indonesian cuisine.

How many days in Bali is enough?

The length of time needed in Bali depends on the individual’s interests and priorities, but generally, 3-7 days is sufficient for a taste of the island’s culture and attractions.

Is Bali worth 1 week?

It’s definitely worth spending a week there to explore beautiful beaches, vibrant culture, lively nightlife, and delicious food, as well as surfing, yoga, or simply relaxing in a tropical paradise. 

What are the do’s and don’ts in Bali?

You should dress appropriately and remove shoes before entering temples, not touch or point at religious artifacts. Do not touch or pat the heads of locals, as the head is considered sacred. Do not take photos of ceremonies or people without permission.

What are the best things to do in Bali for couples?

Some of the romantic things to do in Bali for couples include sunset dinners on the beach, spa treatments, and private villa rentals. Popular activities for couples include visiting temples, taking cooking classes, and experiencing traditional dance performances.

What are the best things to do in Bali for young adults?

Some of the best activities to do in Bali for young adults are partying in Kuta & Seminyak, surfing  & diving, exploring the temples of Tanah Lot and Uluwatu, and visiting the scenic rice terraces in Ubud. You can take cooking classes, yoga and meditation.

What are the best things to do in Bali with kids?

Some of the best things to do in Bali with kids include visiting the Bali Safari & Marine Park to see a variety of wildlife, visiting the rice terraces in Ubud, heading to Jimbaran Bay and indulging in fresh seafood while playing in the sand. Kids will also love visiting the many temples and taking part in traditional Balinese ceremonies.

What are the unique things to do in Bali?

Bali offers a wide range of unique activities such as visiting ancient temples, experiencing traditional Balinese dances, exploring rice terraces, surfing on world-class waves, practicing yoga and meditation, indulging in spa treatments, and shopping for souvenirs at local markets.

What are the cheap things to do in Bali?

Some of the free and cheap activities to do in Bali are visiting Tegallalang’s rice terraces, hiking on the mountain & visiting Hindu temples, walking the Campuhan Ridge, watching a religious ceremony, and chill out on Bali’s spectacular beaches.

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