5 Hot Springs in Bali

While famous for its blissful beaches and great nightlife, Bali has another secret. These are 6 hot springs in Bali you should visit.

1. Belulang Hot Spring
Located in the middle of an enchanting rice paddy, the pools are filled from water heated deep in the Earth’s crust that seeps up beneath the nearby Beji Temple, and its temperature reaches up to 40 degrees Celsius. As the waters are rich in minerals believed to rejuvenate the body, locals traditionally used it to cleanse themselves before visiting the temple. You can jump on a jeep tour or ATV bike to explore this rugged landscape off road along muddy tracks and through rural villages, before relaxing in the pools of Belulang in the Mengesta Village.

2. Angseri Hot Spring
Don’t want to soak in hot springs full of tourists? If you want to enjoy your hot spring bath in privacy and seclusion, Angseri Hot Springs offer private baths surrounded by luminous rice paddies. You can even watch Balinese farmers tend the fields between forests of bamboo, palm and fern trees from your personal cabin. A waterfall spills down a leafy cliff side into one of the public pools, offering a natural water massage. Fresh water showers are also on site if you want to have a soapy scrub. These springs are actually lesser known among tourists, and half the adventure is getting there! It’s a bumpy ride along twisting, pot holed roads and a slippery climb down the hillside to the milky green waters of the pools.

3. Tabanan Hot Spring
Tabanan Hot Springs sit on the banks of the flowing Yeh Panas river, and are filled by healing water flowing off Mount Batukara. You can bathe in the main pool on the river’s edge or dip into one of the smaller pools that terrace up the hillside. The hot springs are set within a landscape of sprawling emerald rice paddies dotted with local farmers hard at work, with the sacred Hindu temple of Batukara nearby. Not only will your mind be refreshed, but your spirit will be equally revived in this retreat.

4. Toya Devasya Hot Spring
Are you craving for a luxurious hot spring experience? Toya Devasya in Kintamani has earned a reputation as one of the most upmarket places to submerge your bones in. Set in elegant landscaped gardens, the pools offer immaculate facilities and the waters are clear blue and odourless no sulphur gases here.

5. Banjar Hot Spring
With lush, jungle-clad slopes surrounding the sacred hot springs of Banjar, these pools are one of the island’s most popular. Having problems clearing your pores? Sulphuric water, believed to cure skin disease, spills from the mouths of some stone carved like mythical dragon into three pools at a tempting temperature of 37 degrees Celsius. A short drive from the black sand beach in Lovina, you can access the pools through the village of Banjar.

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Let’s Celebrate Christmas Day in Bali

Christmas is near. we have 5 places that are usually visited by tourists who want to celebrate christmas with family and friends.

1. Kuta Beach
Kuta Beach is a beach that has been famous in Bali for a long time. If you already celebrated Christmas at church and intend to spend christmas time with family, you can visit Kuta beach. On this beach there are domestic and foreign tourists who relax to enjoy Kuta beach. many traders around the beach so you do not have to bother if you feel hungry.

2. Bedugul
Bedugul is also one of the tourism objects in the area of Bali which is already very popular among Indonesian and foreign tourists. In the Bedugul area that is often visited as a tourist area there are two favorite tourist attraction, Ulun Danu Bratan temple and Bali Botanical Garden. When you choose a holiday to Bali you can come to this place by relaxing with family or friends.

3. Tanjung Benoa
Tour in Tanjung Benoa is famous for its adrenaline water tour with beautiful white sandy beach scenery. You can enjoy this water tour with friends for fun during christmas holidays. Tanjung Benoa is never empty for tourist visit, both domestic and foreign tourists.

4. Ubud
Ubud area can also be an option during the Christmas holidays in Bali. In Ubud that is famous from the past about its beautiful natural charm. For those of you who used to run in the capital you will want to feel the cold in Bali so try to visit this place. In Ubud area you can also visit Ulun Danu Temple and several beautiful lake.

5. Seminyak
When you visit Bali and look for an exclusive atmosphere then you can visit Seminyak. In Seminyak you can visit various places ranging from shopping area to nightclub, so you can have fun with your friends during Christmas holiday. In addition Seminyak area is also selected in one of the most popular tourist attractions among Asia Pacific tourists.

So, have you decided to spend your Christmas Holiday in Bali?

Exotic Nungnung Waterfall

Nungnung is the name of a small village, located in badung district about 40 kilometers north of Denpasar with a height of 900 meters above sea level. In this village there is a waterfall with a height of 50 meters with large water discharge. To reach the location of such waterfalls we must trace the  rice fields about 2 miles from the highway.

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Lovina Beach Morning View

Hello everybody, please be welcome to Bali Island, feel bored with a beaches around you? Here we have the solution for you, let me introduce to you Lovina Beach from Bali Island and this is paradise.

Lovina beach is a coastal area on the northwestern side of the island of Bali – Indonesia and located between the Bedugul mountain range and Bali Island. The coastal strip stretches from 5 km west of the Singaraja City to 15 km west. Singaraja is the seat of Buleleng Regency and The Lovina area contains the small villages.

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This gorgeous place is surrounded by the various attractions such as, trekking to waterfalls, hot springs, diving and snorkeling around and this is the best home  as a preserved coral reef in Bali, the sea also calm all the year around which is ideal for salt water swimming for the whole family.

Prepare yourself and get ready for a new experience with wild dolphins.  The best and the most people wanted to see are a group of wild dolphins which come to the shore of Lovina beach early in the morning, and in that time you can see and stay closer to the dolphins and play around, we can’t count the dolphins because they spread and jumps highly like a confetti. And you will accompany by local people to catch the beauty view and we guarantee you will be satisfied and want to come back to this paradise.

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Lovina beach just like a sun-drenched, and a highlight every afternoon at fishing villages being prepared for the night’s fishing, and the sunset reddens the sky, the lights of the fishing boats appear as a bright dots across the horizon ocean. Are you ready to go now? Let’s having fun on your summer holiday, sometimes you just need to finish a book or simply let one day disappear into the next.

Challenging Games In Lovina Beach

Hello good people, who don’t know about Lovina Beach in Bali? now Lovina has a new fun place for you to jump and fly like a bird then drop down to the deep ocean like a wild dolphin, people called it North Bali Adventure, located in Bali Bagus Beach, Kalibukbuk Village, Buleleng , this is the largest sport watersport which has a big and giant balloon that cover the ocean area and you can jump in the balloon.

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The watergames spot is not too far from the Lovina Beach, it’s just take for about 100 meters or it’s just 5 minutes by boat to reach the spot, you will take the boat for free, you only need to pay  Idr 300.000 for 1 and half hours and have fun in the giant balloon in the middle of the sea. It is very safe if you fall from the giant balloon or the balloon area, because there are some people or guard that stand near and surround the balloon games area and you will be wearing a life jacket which provide by the people.

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Here are some exciting and super fun games you can have, When you get there you will be amazed, because there are 9 games that you can try, such as the swing, iceberg, tampoline, bouncer, torture, the twister slides, rock slides and jungle Also jungle joe. all you need to do to having fun in this giant balloon is you have to book first because it might be full, booking time start from 8.30 am until 16.oo pm.

In addition, tourists who want to travel to North Bali Adventure, you can only enjoy the rides that were there from the February to October. This happens because in November to January the situation there is already a big wave season and it would be dangerous to visitors.

Things You Can Do At Nusa Ceningan Island

Hello gorgeous people, are you ready to start your day with a beautiful beaches around you? wake up in the morning with wonderful view is a dreams for every traveler in the world, well let us introduce you one of small island near Bali island.Ceningan is an island where you can do day trips and explore on a motorbike, even traveling from Bali. Beaches, villages and gardens are the typical things you’ll see around Nusa Lembongan islands. The people are chilled out, friendly, and far from harassing visitors.

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Nusa Ceningan is part of 3 small Islands which located in southeast of Bali island. Geographical Ceningan island is part of the Regional District of Nusa Penida Lembongan Klungkung. The total area of Nusa Ceningan is about 300,6 hectares and there are 2 village in Nusa Ceningan Island. Nusa Ceningan is 20km away from Bali Island, Nusa Ceningan climate also dry and hot. In Nusa Ceningan island is a world away from the hassle and hectic pace of South Bali, so you can enjoy the magnificent scenery and relax your day.

And the things that you can do around Ceningan Island are:

1. Visit the Bakung Temple
Bakung Temple is the old temple which located in Nusa Ceningan Island, and if you go there you’ll be able to see cockfighting which is trademark of the Bakung Temple.

2. Surfing at Nusa Ceningan beach
Nusa Ceningan has a nice spot for you to surf and feel free to run the wave by your surfing board.

3. Swim with giant manta rays
Manta is biggest of species of rays that you can found in Nusa Ceningan island if you are lucky, and you can swim together with them.

4. Crystal bay and Gamet bay
You can swim in clear sea water and you can see a bunch of fish which live in clear water and a natural coral.

5. Cliff Jumping at Nusa Ceningan
Jumping from the highest is the one activities that popular in Nusa Ceningan and the most beautiful spot, the height of the cliff about 7-11 meters, so you can feel the sensation challenge your self.

6. Fishing at ceningan
Fishing is the interesting activities that you can do in Nusa Ceningan Island, to spend your time and enjoy the day.

7. Crossing the island by motorcycle throught the bridge
The one and only bridge in Nusa Ceningan which connect Nusa Ceningan and Nusa Lembongan, this bridge can be crossed only by walk or motorcycle.

Enjoy The Combination of Beautiful Dance and Awesome Sunset on The Top of Cliff

Kecak dance as it has been widely known by the people is very famous to foreign countries and is very popular as one of artistic performances in the island of the gods. Enjoy Kecak dance at Uluwatu is an extraordinary experience, in Bali there are some Kecak dance performances, but the show is not as beautiful in Uluwatu. The only one Kecak dance show in Bali with a background sunset there are at Uluwatu, therefore Kecak dance at Uluwatu is always crowded with tourists because Uluwatu offers amazing natural scenery. Supported by a place to watch the show higher and circular which will provide an opportunity to enjoy dance more satisfied. In addition Kecak dance, fire dance performances at Uluwatu is also an entertainment that will leave a deep impression and will invite admiration. Pura Luhur Uluwatu temple itself is historic and one of the most sacred and famous temples in Bali. In this place the perfect location to watch directly Balinese dances with beautiful natural shades.

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Uluwatu Kecak dance usually performed at 06:00 p.m. to 07:00 p.m. which is the time when the sunset. Usually the story that will performed by Kecak dance at of Uluwatu, took the story of Ramayana. Kecak dance is a dance performance which the most preferred by many tourists, the most unique dance, without musical accompaniment or gamelan anything; this dance is only accompanied by the choir which numbered about 50 until 70 dancers. Kecak dancer would sit in a circle and wearing a black and white sarong. The dancers usually male and usually play told the story of Ramayana. Kecak is the hallmark of sound cak, cak, cak spoken by the dancer male dancer while mutual blared. This dance comes from the sacred dance (Sang Hyang). On the Sang Hyang dance, a man who possessed by the spirit communicate with the gods that already in purify so that the gods can convey his voice with the dancers.

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Characteristic of Kecak is the harmonization of sound and motions are displayed dozens of dancers and everything was done even in the absence of someone who served as a giver of command. Certainly not easy to harmonize sound and motion few tens of people to be a series of magical dance it. This is one of the hallmarks of Bali, in addition to having the charm of the natural beauty that makes crowned as the Island of the Gods, Bali is also able to process and package the cultural arts into a dish or tourist attractions that appeal to tourists.

Available seat circular tub without a roof Colloseum exclusively reserved for tourists. Seating is facing terrain of land where the show with a furnace as one of the completeness of the show. Against the backdrop of the evening sky red as the Sun back to the contest clearly adds to the impression of this magical dance.

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Kecak originally derived from a sacred ritual called Sang Hyang, the procession of Hindu Balinese dance nuances where there will be dancers who possessed and become a medium of communication with the gods or ancestors who will deliver the message. In this ritual, the dancers who were in unconscious condition are normal. Since the 1930s began to insert Kecak with Ramayana epic story. Now, as the development of the tourism industry in Bali, Kecak has shifted function as dance performances.

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Not only Kecak dance that can be enjoyed by tourists, but tourists can also see the temple which is located alongside a cliff with a view of the southern ocean there is Uluwatu Temple. Besides that, in Uluwatu tourist will be able to see a lot of monkeys that are not wild. Tourists who want to visit Uluwatu can come by car or motorbike which is about 40 minutes from Kuta, 30 minutes Ngurah Rai Airport, and 15 minutes from GWK (Garuda Wisnu Kencana).

Enjoy Your Happiness With This Mammals All Day Long

Hello Traveler, How are you today? Have you a good day today? Well, if you feel so bored, maybe you can make a plan to spend your holiday in Bali. Why? Because Bali has many interesting attractions that you can enjoy and many activities that you can do while on vacation to Bali. One of them is watching dolphin. One of them is interact with the dolphins in Keramas Beach area, Blahbatuh, Gianyar Regency, Bali.

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12 Interesting Tourist Attractions in South Bali

Bali Island has many interesting tourist attractions to visit, ranging from nature tourism and arts and culture attractions. For the location of tourist attraction in Bali Island are divided in five areas, namely:

– South Bali Tourist Attractions
– East Bali Tourist Attractions
– North Bali Tourist Attractions
– West Bali Tourist Attractions
– Central Bali Tourist Attractions

Today, Bali tourist attractions that will be discussed is South Bali tourist attractions because in this area there are a lot of very interesting place to be visited by tourists while enjoying a very pleasant holiday. Tourist attractions in South Bali are area of Kuta, Uluwatu, Nusa Dua, Jimbaran, Ungasan, Seminyak, and other areas.
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5 Ubud Tourist Attractions that must be Visited

If you come to Bali and spend your holiday in this Island, but you want to find the other attractions besides the beach or want to feel the experience that can make you relax and satisfied, maybe you can try to visit Ubud tourist attraction that will bring you to the rural atmosphere and make your mind fresher. There are places that you can visited when vacation in Bali especially in Ubud tourist attraction.

1. Visit to Ubud Monkey Forest

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Ubud Monkey Forest is one of famous tourist attraction in Ubud. Ubud Monkey Forest is a protected forest area where in this protected forest area there is very sacred temple for Balinese People. The location of this Ubud Monkey Forest is in Monkey Forest Street, Ubud. If tourists visit this area, they will be feel cool and fresh air that is free of the pollution, complete with the high green trees. So tourists can spend holiday with many monkeys in this place while taking many picture with them, but be careful about your belongings that you bring when you visit the Ubud Monkey Forest, such as bag, sunglasses, necklace, hat, hand phone, wallet, and other important things.

2 Trekking Day Tours

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For tourist who really love adventure and want to see Bali in a different way from the other tourist attractions in Bali in general, you can come to Bali especially Ubud tourist attraction. Tourist can choice package tour that available about adventure tours in Ubud that provides eight different tracks for all levels. The whole track is located in Ubud area and it takes about 30 minutes away by car. Then tourists will walk through the rice paddies, rivers, irrigation channels, forests, and villages. You have the opportunity to see exotic Balinese culture from different perspective.

3 Visit to Agung Rai Museum of Art (ARMA)

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Agung Rai Museum of Art (ARMA) was founded by Agung Rai, he is a resident of Bali who has devoted his life to the preservation and development of arts and culture. In this place, tourists can see various collections of Bali master works such as I Gusti Nyoman Lempad, Ida Bagus Made, and others. Here, tourists is not only enjoy the beauty of the paintings, but also they has the opportunity to watch theater performances, music, and dance. In this museum there is also a bookstore and a library complete with a reading room.

4. Feel the experience of Campuhan Ridge Walk

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Campuhan Ridge Walk is a journey in the wild nature that is popular as one of the tourist attraction in Ubud, Bali. Campuhan Ridge Walk offers a journey away from the bustle of tourists so it is very suitable for you who want to enjoy relax and calm attraction sensation. Through this journey, tourists can see the interior of Bali that is purer, contemporary boutiques, and also the guesthouse typical of Bali residents. Total length of this trip is about 9 kilometers through the fertile valley of Wos River and green paddy fields, with the background of Agung Mount.

5. Tegalalang Rice Terraces

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When tourists visit Ubud area, tourists can come to Tegalalang Village. The village that offers beautiful views of rice fields has become one of the luxury resorts in Ubud area that is most popular among photographers. Rice paddies in Tegalalang are a favorite tourist attraction for International tourists. Different from the other rice fields, rice paddies in this village are shaped terraces were neatly arranged. To enjoy the green rice terraces, tourists just have to stop at one of the cafes or restaurants that available there.