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Best Places to Visit in Uluwatu in 2018

  • 01 Uluwatu Beach

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    Uluwatu Beach is found located deep under the immense and quick waves that make it as one of the best surf spots in the island of dreams. The waves are awesome, quick, intense and barrel that compel each surfer to utilise their top aptitude to appreciate the surf enterprises here. It is the most loved surf indicates for star surfers execute the best of their actions here. 

    The dry season is the best season for surfing at Uluwatu Beach. Get a chance to explore this magnificent beach in Uluwatu while you visit Bali. The profound beauty and the scenic views of the beach will definitely make you forget all your worries. You will find a lot of people on the beach exploring the nearby place or heading out for surf.

    Highlights: Uluwatu beach is very famous for surfing and also known for offering the view of the amazing sunset. One can also head out for swimming at these beaches.

    Location: Uluwatu Beach is located near Uluwatu Temple right in Pecatu Village.


  • 02 Dreamland Beach

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    Well the name itself gives you the perfect picture of the place right. Well then here we bring you another best beach in Uluwatu which will definitely make your vacation a special one. Dreamland Beach is a lovely shoreline with white sand extends 100 meters and inclined toward a precarious of white stone precipice neglecting to the astonishing perspective of Indian Ocean. 

    This shoreline is extremely appealing for vacationer including the surfers offering the exquisite, tranquility and spectacular views.

    Location: The Dreamland Beach is located in the southwest of Bali Island at Ungasan Village.



  • 03 Pandawa Beach

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    Also known as 'Pantai Pandawa', Pandawa Beach is an extraordinary beach to Bali's accumulation of lovely shorelines, situated on Bali's southern Bukit Peninsula. "Hidden behind extensive cut limestone bluffs that uncover wide perspectives to the Indian Ocean, Pandawa Beach was once additionally named as ‘Secret Beach’ and it was formally opened in 2012, quick picking up prevalence among nearby weekenders and global guests.  

    Other than its amazing ocean display of white sand, blue sky and surf, Pandawa Beach is likewise best known for its noteworthy landscape and synthetic limestone highlights that fill in as a stand-out welcome into this waterfront territory. Gigantic bluffs were sliced through to clear a path for its winding and smooth black-top streets which lead down to the shoreline.  

    The sides stayed as high walls, while the sea confronting bluffs halfway down the incline highlight profoundly cut curves introduced with vast statues. They each delineate the saint characters from the Mahabharata epic, known as Pandawa Lima or the 'five Pandawas', consequently the name of the shoreline.

    Highlights: The beach is very famous with the surfers for offering some of the gigantic waves which are loved by surfers. Also one can spend some lone time at the beach enjoying the vicinity around.

    Location: Pandawa Beach is located on Bali’s southern Bukit Peninsula.




  • 04 Tari Kecak

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    If the ancient rituals and norms excite you then there is another best exploration for you in Uluwatu, Bali. Also called the ‘monkey chant dance’, and loosely 'fire dance' for its intermittent utilization of flame as a centerpiece prop, Tari Kecak dance is a dazzling ritual in Uluwatu. Now globally perceived as one of Bali's main three mark dances this dance is colossally valued by individuals around the globe.

    This unique dance has no musical background or accompaniment rather than the male artists, chanting a "keh-chack" polyrhythmic choir amid their dance performance.

    Highlights: The Kecak's storyline is taken from the Ramayana Hindu epic and it's frequently on the amusement timetable of practically every Balinese expressions and culture scene. Spend some time enjoying this one of kind dance and also learn about the culture and people of this region.

    Location: Tari Kecak dance takes place at ULuwatu Temple in Pecatu Village, Kuta Sub-District, Badung District, about 25km south of Kuta.

    Timings: The dance starts from 6:00 PM

    Price: The approximate price for this tour starts from 531,440 IDR.



  • 05 Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park

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    While you are visiting Uluwatu there is another spot which is a must visit for you. An epic adventure turns into a reality when you visit the amazing Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park. Offering a perspective of a breathtaking monument, classic attractions, fantasy experience and present-day innovation mixes in and come to pass as you investigate this one of a kind unique park.  

    From the great epic of the adventures of Garuda to fervour of watching series of Balinese dance, you will have the best time of your lives. Head out for an unforgettable journey while you visit this Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park and get a chance to enjoy the amazing views with the monuments and also the famous Kecak Dance.

    Highlights: While you visit the park you will also see various culinary vendors with a varied selection of local souvenir shops to complement your modern cultural.

    Location:  The cultural park is located at Jl. Raya Uluwatu, Ungasan, Kuta Sel., Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80364, Indonesia

    Timings:  Open from 8:00 AM–10:00 PM



  • 06 Impossible Beach

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    Impossible Beach is a delightful rough shoreline with the colossal waves that is appropriate for surfing undertakings particularly for the individuals who has been professional surfer’s level. This shoreline is one of the popular surf focuses in Bali Island and makes it as a standout amongst the most requested surf focuses by the surfers. 

    The beach got the name impossible from the entrance to the shoreline that is extremely one of a kind and has the trouble to get past so that most surfers call this shoreline as Impossible Beach.  Nothing can be a better place to relax and indulge in some fun while you visit this unique beach in Uluawatu.

    Highlights:  One can find batik, bracelets, temporary tattoos and pineapples here and there near the beach. The beach is also famous with the surfers who come to surf here from far and wide.

    Location: Impossible Beach is located next to Balangan beach in Southern Bali.



  • 07 Bingin Beach

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    Bingin is a spectacular shoreline with unrivaled perspectives over the Indian Ocean and the immense wave that make it a standout amongst the most requested surfing focuses by surfers in Bali and the world. One thing you will fall in love about the beach is the five star waves which are huge and enormous and also very challenging. 

    This is another favorite site for the surfers who love to take the challenge of the waves while they surf. Bingin shoreline is loaded with life; you will discover a considerable measure of little bars and restaurants all around the inn. Spend some lazy time by the seashore or indulge in some beach activity along with your friends. Most of all witness the amazing sunset as the sun touches the sea at the horizon.

    Highlights: This beach is famous for surfing and relaxing. One can consider the beach as a private shoreline, with simply enough life to feel your days with great mind-sets. While at the beach also enjoy some of the delicious cuisine nearby the restaurants and make friends with the locals residing nearby the area.

    Location: Bingin Beach is located at Jl. Pantai Bingin, Pecatu, Kuta Sel., Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361, Indonesia




  • 08 Melasti Beach Uluwatu

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    Another beach which is a must visit for you in Uluwatu is the Melasti Beach which is beckoning travelers from far and wide. A standout amongst the most enthralling shorelines on Bali's southern drift Melasti Beach is a lesser known beach in Uluwatu. This beach is best for the photography freaks and the enthusiast who love to explore something different from the usual. The rock formation and the high cliffs in this beach attract people in bulk to witness its incandescent beauty.  

    Melasti is often used by the local people for performing the Melasti ceremony on a specific day like before Nyepi. The beach can be now easily accessible through road and one has to agree that the beauty of the place will definitely skip a beat when you witness it. The asphalt road towards the edge of the gorge that crosses the drift it frequently turns into a photo shoot location.

    Highlights: This beach is very famous with the surfers as well as the peace seekers who love to  witness the beauty of nature.

    Location: Melasti beach is located on the south coast of Bali precisely in Ungasan Village, and is adjacent to Bali Beach Cliff.




  • 09 Green Bowl Beach

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    As we all know, beaches always have that special magic in the air that makes everything perfect the moment you step in it. When you are on a vacation to Uluwatu, Bali this time visit this another captivating beach Green Bowl Beach. Green Bowl Beach is one of Bali's most detached shorelines, a little 30m beachfront strip with coarse white sand.

    Among the amazing features at Green Bowl Beach, there are two vast limestone caves that enclose small rock shrines and also provide shades and shelter to the beach lovers and surfers paddling in from their fun time out on the waves.

    The best time to go is amid low tide, when the quiet perfectly clear waters take into account awesome snorkeling, with predictable waves a short or past characteristic reef hindrance.
     
    Highlights: This beach is famous for surfing and relaxing for a perfect sun tan. The vast majority of this little shoreline gets overflowed, here and there even up to the rock face and into the caves. Most of the people are seen visiting in the early mornings, with a few beverages and straightforward picnicking snacks, and spend their half or an even entire day down at the base.
     
    Location: The beach is located approximately 75 metres down hundreds of steps under a verdant cliff in the village of Ungasan, which is 15 km drive from Kuta.

  • 10 Balangan Beach

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    The fresh breezes in the beaches are said to give you the best feeling in the world. Whenever we visit any place we definitely try to find out the beaches there to spend some time there. So this time while you are visiting Uluwatu, don’t miss your chance to visit the famous Balangan Beach. With low strands and rocky this beach attracts a lot of tourist around the world. This beach is also known as Pantai Balangan.

    This ravishing beach highlights and of brilliant sand circumscribed between vegetated limestone precipices and a reef with one of the longest left-hander breaks on the island. This beach is also known as surfer’s paradise. Balangan Beach falls shares the same region as Dreamland, set just a kilometer apart and isolated by a little headland that fills in as the well known mark Hole 15 of the New Kuta Golf Course, from where players get the best elevated view over both shorelines and the sea skyline.

    Highlights: Balangan Beach is famous for surfing and good for photography as well. One can also witness the majestic sunset while they visit this beach.

    Location: You can visit the coastline from Jalan Pantai Balangan, 7-kilometre (4.3-mile) ride west from the Garuda Wisnu Kencana cultural park.




  • 11 Suluban Beach

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    In the midst of the greenery and the clear blue water there lies another enchanting beach in Uluwatu, Bali which is a must visit for you. Hidden by limestone and can be accessed via steps and log inclines through narrow gaps in the stone Suluban Beach is another unique beach in Uluwatu. 

    Canopied by a cliff this little shoreline may not be perfect for sunbathers, but rather serves expert surfers well as a base to paddle out and ride neighboring reef breaks, including around Uluwatu, just toward the south.  Also, nicknamed 'Blue Point', Suluban Beach lies toward the finish of Jalan Mamo in the waterfront region of Labuan Sait, a similar region shared by popular surf spots Padang and Uluwatu.

    Highlights: Suluban Beach is very famous with the surfers who come here to enjoy the gushing waves while they surf. Also, this beach is great for sun tanning and relaxing.

    Location: Suluban Beach is located in Peninsula Hill, about 34 km from Denpasar.



  • 12 Pura Luhur Uluwatu

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    Uluwatu Temple, or Pura Luhur Uluwatu, one of six main temples accepted to be Bali's profound columns, is famous for its heavenly area, roosted on top of a lofty bluff roughly 70 meters above ocean level. This temple is also known for offering the sight of the magical sunset as that of Tanah Lot Temple, another famous temple situated on the island's western shores. 

    Pura Luhur Uluwatu is unquestionably one of the top places on the island to go to for witnessing the sunset with a clear cut view of the Indian Ocean and daily  Kecak dance performances.  All the designed and the architecture were created by the profound Balinese artist making the temple a lot more alluring.

    Highlights:  A little forest lies at the front and several monkeys stay here. They were believed to guard the temple from any kind of dangers. There is a serpentine pathway to the temple which is invigorated by solid walls on the cliff side. The perspectives from the base of the water surging up against rocks and the sea skyline are astonishing.

    Location: Pura Luhur Uluwatu is located at Pecatu, South Kuta, Badung Regency, Bali, Indonesia




  • 13 Nyang Nyang Surfing Beach

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    Another beach which is creating a sensation among the people in Bali is the Nyang Nyang Surfing beach. Nyang Beach in Bali is an unblemished 1.5-kilometer extends of coastline and furthermore one of Bali's secluded beach. 

    The beach has to be accessed by a long trek but also some magnificent view until you reach the beach. Still, it makes for a prize goal for day-trippers and beach lovers to explore the southern Bukit. Another favorite thing is that the beach offers extraordinary surf spots for those searching for waves to ride just for themselves.

    Highlights: The long coastline makes for a decent stroll who loves to explore the beach. You will not find much of a human in this area rather than the seaweed farmers tending to their crops, or bold and lonesome surfers out on the reef break

    Location: The beach is located in the Pecatu area, half a kilometre drive southeast of the Uluwatu Temple.




  • 14 Uluwatu Temple

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    Uluwatu Temple, or Pura Luhur Uluwatu, one of six fundamental temples thought to be Bali's holy pillars, is famous for its majestic location, rested on top of a sheer cliff approximately 70 metres above sea level. This temple also yields the marvelous sunset backdrops as that of Tanah Lot Temple located on the island's western shores. This temple is unquestionably one of the top points on the island to enjoy the stunning sunset delight, with uninterrupted views overlooking the gorgeous Indian Ocean.
    Balinese structure, traditionally-designed gateways and antiquated sculptures add to Uluwatu Temple's appeal.
    Without an uncertainty, what makes Uluwatu Temple spectacular is its cliff-top environment at the end of a plateau 250 feet above the waves of the Indian Ocean. Several archaeological relics found here confirm the temple to be of megalithic origin, dating back to the 10th century. There are two entrances to Uluwatu Temple, from the south and the north.

    Timings: The visiting hours for the temple is from 9 AM to 6 PM. As a place of worship, however, it is open 24 hours daily.

    How to Reach: Take the bypass main road to Nusa Dua and to Jimbaran and then follow the ascending road up to Uluwatu.