If you want to get some fresh air in Bali, then you can choose Kintamani as your destination to get close with nature.
Besides the beauty of nature, Bali is known as the hot place and sometimes, many tourists feel hot as the sun is getting closer. However, it doesn’t mean that Bali has no cold places at all because you can get some fresh and cool air on Kintamani. It is one of the most favorite destinations visited by tourists who want to get away from beaches for a while. There are some perfect places there you can visit besides beaches that make you mesmerized.
Your tour in Bali is not complete at all without visiting Kintamani which is located on Bangli. It doesn’t spend much time to get there by land transportation and if you go with a tour, then you will be there too because it is one of the most favorite destinations you can’t miss. There are many great places to offer and one of them is Lake Batur. It is located right at the bottom of Mount Batur with the most iconic scenery in the world. There is a legendary story behind it which is so beautiful while knowing it more.
If you see this lake from the height using drone or any high places, then you may see it looks like crescent. To enter Lake Batur, you just need to pay about Rp 15.000 each person but you will get the priceless view just like heaven. On the top of the lake, you can see Mount Batur surrounded by the rocks and black stones after volcanic explosion. This is one of the most favorite mountains tourists always visit and it is located at Penelokan Utara village. If you love adventure, then this mountain is the perfect place.
Mount Batur is a volcanic mountain but you don’t need to worry at all because if there is an eruption, then the access to Kintamani is prohibited.
Bali is not a place to enjoy beach and nature only but also history ,Our Tour Package because Tampak Siring will offer you the history of Soekarno Palace.
Bali is not the place to enjoy the beach, white sand or big wave only but also the place where you can learn culture and history even the history of Indonesia. Tampak Siring is one of the most historical places in Bali located in Gianyar, Bali. If you depart from Ngurah Rai airport, then you just need about 1,5 hours to get there using cars or other land transportations. There is the popular place called Soekarno Palace as the place of Indonesia’s first president.
Besides the temple, you can visit Soekarno palace in Tampak Siring. Just like the name, this palace was built for the first president of Indonesia, Ir. Soekarno as the home stay for him when he visited Bali. This place was built from 1957 to 1960 and it was built slowly with some steps so it was different from other buildings. The architect of this place was RM Soedarsono and the early buildings he built in 1957 were Wisma Yudistira and wisma Merdeka. However, there was reconstruction back in 2003.
This place was added by another building due to KTT Asean Summit XIV. The addition building is meant as the conferentingroom and reception to welcome the guests from Asean countries. This place also has Balai Wantilan and it was renovated again for any occasion such as art performance dedicated for guests from Asean countries. Now, this place is used for home stay special for President, families of President and also guests from other countries who visited Bali for business.
You can also visit Tampak Siring for learning about history or just seeing the great palace built for long time and you still can enjoy it until now as the historical place in Indonesia.
If you are and adventure lover, don’t forget to visit Tanjung Benoa for doing water sports but there are many things you can do there too.
When you are in Bali, don’t forget to visit Nusa Dua as the most exclusive place in Bali where there are so many 5-star resorts there. Tanjung Benoa can be your choice because you can find plenty water sports that will pump up your adrenaline especially if you are an adventure lover. It is known as the southern peninsula as well where you can find the best white sandy beaches with calm and big wave that will make you hyped with luxury.
If you want to enjoy some water sports, then Tanjung Benoa is one of the best places to visit. You can enjoy the “sea walks” underwater, water jetpacks, banana boats, parasailing, fishing tour, jet skis and more just in one place only. However, if you don’t want to enjoy water sports, then you can choose to learn how to cook through some international cooking schools or Balinese cooking schools that will provide some local culture through the authentic Balinese food you can enjoy and get the knowledge.
Some old historical temples can be found there too with great architecture so you will not only enjoy the beach but also education. This location is surrounded by the sea about 3 km of the coastline. You can reach it from Nusa Dua. There is toll road now so you can get there faster and easily without experiencing traffic. The beach has calm waves actually compared to other beaches in Bali such as Kuta. Because of the safe and calm waves, no wonder this place is filled by numerous water sports.
The beach of Tanjung benoa is perfect for snorkeling, diving or just swimming while many tourists spend their time to do sunbathing.
Just like the name, GWK culture park is the place where you can learn about Balinese culture and see the huge statue which has been renovated.
Where do you go in Bali? Beach? Bali is not only about beaches though it is no doubt anymore if beach is the most interesting attraction for tourists. However, you can go to GWK Culture Park or known as Garuda Wisnu Kencana. If you want to learn more about Balinese culture, here is the great choice for you. This culture park is so wide and large but there are many activities you can do there with families, mates and friends since this if friendly-park.
It is basically easy to go and fine GWK culture park. This park is located at Jalan Raya Uluwatu, Ungasan village, Badung. If you come from Ngurah Rai airport, then you can reach the location faster because you just need about 15 to 20 minutes only but it can be reached if there is no traffic at all. You can use any land transportation you want or even just with online transportation since GWK is one of the most favorite destinations there. The main attraction there is the Garuda Wisnustatue.
This is the most interesting attraction made by I Nyoman Nuarta. This statue is made earlier in 126 meter height and the width is 60 meter. Now, this statue has finished and you can see it clearly even you can see it from far away before reaching the focal point. Garuda Wisnu Kencana is mainly one of the masterpieces in the world which is magnificent and reflected the Balinese culture. Here, you can also enjoy the beautiful sunset from the height along with some performances held from morning to the night.
You will not only enjoy the statue but other facilities offered by GWK culture park such as Lotus Pond, Wisnu Plaza, Indraloka Garden, Street Theatre, Jendela Bali restaurant and souvenir shops in just one area.
One of the best main attractions in Bali that shows about culture is Pura Uluwatu not only as the place to hold the ceremonies but also the entertaining place.
Bali is absolutely different from other areas in Indonesia because Bali has so much culture to tell and show. The great place to learn about Balinese culture is of course Pura Uluwatu. This holy temple is located at Pecatu village, South Kuta, Badung, Bali. It takes about 1 hour only from Ngurah Rai airport to reach the temple using any land transportation as long as no traffic found there. It is not hard to find this place even with your GPS on your cell phone.
What makes Pura Uluwatu unique is because this place known as Pura Sad Kahyangan or “The buffer shaft of Bali Island’s windshield”. It is because the location of the temple is on the top of coral reef around 97 meters from the surface of the sea. In the Sansekerta language, the name of this pura means the peak of coral reef. The temple looks like touching the sky so many people want to take photos from the height as many as they can. However, this temple is use for something religious too.
The view is different from the one you look at the pura Tanah Lot. In this temple, tourists will be served with Indian Ocean where the waves hit the cliff. Besides that, tourists can see the sunset clearly without any obstacle since you see this panoramic view from the height compared to the beach. Alongside the road to the temple, you may find so many food stalls so you don’t need to worry anymore if you want to stop by and eat. You can also find hotels, villas, home stays near the temple.
Pura Uluwatu is also the home of Kecak dance which is the authentic Balinese dancing performance done by around 50 to 100 and this performance will be held after evening.