Best Things to do in Bali at Night
Trek to an Active Volcano
Trekking to a volcano is as
thrilling as it seems. In Bali, there are three active volcanos- Mt. Batur, Mt.
Catur and Mt. Agung, where you can trek your way up for beautiful views and the
hot lava below you. The most popular among the tourists is Mt. Batur.
The night trek is an exhilarating experience and when the trek ends, you get rewarded by a stunning sunrise and breakfast cooked right on the hot lava rocks.
Timings: around 2 am
Location: Mt. Batur, Mt. Catur, Mt. Agung
Price: Starting from INR 3500 per person
Spend Time with Animals at Night
This is one of the most
exceptional things to do
in Bali at night. The Bali Safari Park offers the exciting Night Safari
in which you can meet and feed the nocturnal animals up close like the majestic
tigers, mighty lions, elephants, zebras, giraffes and more.
You will be kept in a caged tram and the animals would roam and hunt around freely. You also have access to the aquarium. To end the night on a special note, there is a barbeque dinner provided at Nkuchiro Restaurant and a fire show for you to enjoy.
Timing: Get info when you book the ticket
Location: Jalan Bypass Prof. DR. Ida Bagus Mantra Km 19, 8 Kec, Gianyar, Bali.
Price: IDR 990,000
Enjoy a Devdan Show
This one-of-a-kind show at Bali
Nusa Dua Theatre will surely take your breath away. It highlights the story of
two kids who discover a treasure chest and narrate the discovery of each item
from that chest.
The narration has all the acrobats and dancers suspended from the ceiling along with state-of-the-art light and sound systems which creates a phenomenal spectacle for the viewers.
Timing: 7:30 pm to 9 pm every Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday
Location: Komplek ITDC Nusa Dua, Benoa, Kec. Kuta Sel., Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80363, IndonesiaPrice: starting from IDR 500,000
Watch Kecak Performance at Uluwatu temple
A traditional Balinese dance
performed at Uluwatu temple is sure to make you go in awe. A troop of around 75
men enact the epic Ramayana in front of a crowd sitting in the concentric
circle-shaped open amphitheatre. The backdrop of the stage is a beautiful view
of the Indian ocean.
To add a dramatic flair to it, the performers use fire and synchronized chanting without any musical instrument. You can conveniently get the show tickets right at the venue’s ticket booth.
Timing: 6:00 pm to 7:30
Location: Kuta sub-district, Badung District,
Price: IDR 100,000
Watch Animals in Their Natural Habitat
At the Bali Zoo, delve into the
natural habitat on the wild animals to see them up close. With more than 300
species in the park, this is the biggest theme park in Bali.
You even get to see some endangered species like Orangutan and Komodo Dragon other than lions, tigers, zebras, and giraffes. The experience also includes dinner and traditional Balinese dance performance.
Timing: Get info when you book the ticket
Location: Jalan Bypass Prof. Dr. Ida Bagus Mantra Km. 19,8 Kec. Gianyar, Bali 80551, Indonesia
Price: Starting from IDR 720,000
Watch a Movie at the Beach
Sitting under the stars and
watching a movie right at the beach with your loved one is one of the most
enjoyable things to do in
Bali at night. There are several venues that offer movie night events at
Karma Kandara Resort offers a quaint set up for the movie buffs on the shore with snacks like flavoured popcorns, sushis, milkshakes, sliders and more. There are two different shows- one for kids in the evening and one for adults at night. Another place called Alternate beach club has Monday Movie nights offering free screenings, comfortable bean bags, and popcorn.
Timing: Depends on the organizer
Location: Different venues
Price: Depends on the venue
Places to visit in Bali at Night
Enjoy Cocktails at Club Med
Club Med is a 4-star resort chain
that offers exotic experience during your stay. It is world-famous for its
all-inclusive experience where you can relax with family and friends. The
activities, meals, unlimited alcohol, and themed parties are all included in
the package. You don’t have to pay a single penny after you have booked
yourself an all-inclusive one.
The staff here is called “Gentle Organizers” who help in day-to-day operations. They even take full care of your children ranging from 4 to 17-year-olds when you want to relax and enjoy your holiday. At extra cost, they even organize excursions of your choice.
Timing: 10 am to 7 pm (for enquiries)
Location: Kawasan Pariwisata Nusa Dua BTDC Lot. 6, Jl. Raya Nusa Dua Selatan, Benoa, Kec. Kuta Sel., Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80363, Indonesia
Price: Starting from IDR 7,00,000
Party All Night Finns Beach Club
Spend the whole night at this
trendy beach club with all-bamboo architecture. It is right on the Berawa beach
and hence, has stunning sunset views from the premises. You can enjoy the
all-day-dining with a variety of local and international cuisine.
Sip delicious cocktails like Pomelo Mule at the Surf Bar while enjoying the great views over the pool and the surf. The DJ starts with some swanky music by 4 pm. You can also fancy watching the night surfing when floodlights are switched on focusing on the sea waves.
Timing: 9 am to 11 pm
Location: Jl. Pantai Berawa, Canggu, Kec. Kuta Utara, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361, Indonesia
Price: Starting from IDR 6,00,000 for a party bed
Have Dinner with Balloon Ride at Chedi Club
One of the most enjoyable things to do in Bali at night would
be having dinner in a hot air balloon! This is a unique experience altogether
in which you can unwind with delicious food and drinks while enjoying the
spectacular views of rice fields from 50 meters in the sky. The flight lasts
for 7-10 minutes.
It is open for all in-house guests of the resort, as well as for the outside guests who want to experience dinner in the balloon.
Timing: 9 pm (dinner ride)
Location: Tengkulak Kaja, Jl. Raya Goa Gajah, Kemenuh, Sukawati, Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Price: IDR 2,855,000
Party at Mirror Bali Lounge
If you are ready and excited to
party till the wee hours, then this is the perfect place for you.
An elite nightclub with a remarkable Gothic theme and the coolest neon-lighting system to give you the best dancing spaces. The bar offers a large array of drinks and cocktails and the menu has the perfect tidbits for you to snack on.
Timing: 11 pm to 5 am (Wednesday to Sunday)
Location: Seminyak, Jl. Petitenget No.106, Kerobokan Kelod, Kec. Kuta Utara, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361, Indonesia
Price: Free entry (separate charges for F&B & lounge seats)
Visit Sky Garden
Another all-night entertainment
complex, partying here is one of the terrific things to do in Bali at night. Along with
different drinking and dining venues like Bang Bang lounge, SkyDome club, and
Blarney Stone Irish Pub, the most popular is the rooftop venue where night owls
Accompanying the delicious drinks and cocktails, the buffet is first-class with a huge variety of local flavours and western dishes. There are different entry charges for people who follow “Smart Casual” dress code and even free entry for girls who “Dress to Impress” from 9 pm to 11 pm.
Timing: 5 pm to 4 am
Location: Jalan Legian No.61, Kuta, Badung Regency, Bali 80361, Indonesia
Price: Starting from IDR 1,00,000
Enjoy Beachparty at Potato Head Beach Club
Overlooking the panoramic Indian
Ocean, this flamboyant beach club has it all- good sunbathing area, excellent
cocktails, extensive food menu, and great music for partying.
With international DJs and celebrities taking the stage in front of the ocean backdrop, the crowd gathers at the central lawn to enjoy the music. There are even EDM festivals held here. Overall, this is a great option for chilling all day and partying at night.
Timing: 10 am to 2 am
Location: Jl. Petitenget No.51B, Kerobokan Kelod, Kec. Kuta Utara, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361, Indonesia
Price: Free entry (separate charges for F&B & lounge seats)
Feel like a VIP at Bosche VVIP Club
The Bosche Club and lounge
features 15 private karaoke lounges with over 32000 updated songs and 42-inch
plasma tv. The club is famous for its amazing nightclub lights, strobes and
laser light systems and dancing in such a pumping atmosphere makes up for one
of the unique things to do
in Bali at night.
It showcases a lot of live DJ performances, fashion shows, and other special events. The VVIP rooms have sleek interiors and plush sitting arrangements
Timing: 2 pm to 3 am
Location: Jl. By Pass Ngurah Rai No.89X, Tuban, Kuta, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361, Indonesia
Price: IDR 60,000 to 1,20,000 depending on the event
Shopping to do in Bali at Night
Drink a Beer at Old Man's Canggu
This is a world-famous bar and
resto in Bali located on the Batu Bolong Beach in Canggu. It has a hip
atmosphere where surfers can take a break, grab a bite and sip some cool beer
between their activity.
This exceptional combination of a surf club and a beach bar has a wild party scene after the sunsets. There are even drinking games organized during the Old Man’s Bar’s Dirty Ol’ Wednesday Nights.
Timing: 7 am to 1 am
Location: Pantai Batu Bolong Street No.117X, Canggu, North Kuta, Badung Regency, Bali 80351, Indonesia
Price: Free entry (separate charges for F&B)
Shop Art Pieces at Kuta Art Market
Kuta Art Market is a compact
traditional complex that sells paintings, handicrafts and souvenirs. It
constitutes of six main shops and an elongated building with many different
There are many items sold here like leather goods, furniture, surf-board shaped fridge magnets, beer holders, keychains, and colourful items of clothing. Located right at the beach, this market acts as an oasis for people who don’t have much time to shop for souvenirs. One must keep in mind that bargaining is encouraged at all the shops here.
Timing: 8 am to 10 pm
Location: Jalan Bakung Sari, Kuta, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361, Indonesia
Price: Depends on the item purchased
Taste Local Food at Sanur Night Market
Basically a daily necessity market
for locals during the day, Pasar Sindhu market transforms to Sanur Night Market
usually after the sunset. This night market is best for foodies looking for
bustling street food stalls and spice shops.
Their reasonably priced dishes vary from a hearty Bakso (Indonesian soup) to nasi goreng (fried rice) to chicken & lamb satay and gorengan (assorted vegetable fried snacks) and all of them are uniquely delicious.
Timing: 4 pm to 1 am
Location: Jl. Pungutan No.2, Sanur, Kec. Denpasar Sel., Kota Denpasar, Bali 80228, Indonesia
Price: Approx IDR 10,000-20,000 for a dish
Shop for Souvenirs at Gianyar Night Market
Similar to the Sindhu market, the
Gianyar night market at Ngurah street gets filled with vendors and food stalls
at around 5 pm. The vibrant colours of food, people and stalls make coming to
this market one of the most exciting things to do in Bali at night.
You can curb your cravings by trying out dishes like the local favourite babi guling (spit-roasted pig stuffed with turmeric, chillies, ginger, and garlic), juicy roast chicken, bakso, and other delectable Balinese and Indonesian snacks. Besides the food stalls, the market has a variety of souvenirs, fresh fruits, toys, and jewellery where you can haggle for cheaper prices
Timing: 3 pm to midnight
Location: Jalan Ngurah Rai,Gianyar, Bali
Price: Approx IDR 20,000 for an item
Get Love Token for Someone at Love Anchor
A ‘Good Vibes Only’ space, Love
anchor is a blend of entertainment, food, and retail. The complex, built in
traditional style, houses some of the best local made clothing and accessories
as well as other local stalls for buying cute little tokens for your loved
It also hosts some amazing music events from time to time that is updated on the official website.
Timing: 9 am to 11 pm
Location: Pantai Batu Bolong Street No.56, Canggu, North Kuta, Badung Regency, Bali 80351, Indonesia
Price: Depends on the item
Shop Like a Pro at the Sindhu Market
Locally called the Pasar Sindu
and Sindhu market by travellers, this is one of the main fresh markets in the
Sanur area. Mostly the locals come here early in the morning to buy fresh
vegetables, fruits, spices and also young coconut leaves and flowers for the
Hindu Balinese offerings.
Discover the window to the local Balinese culture in this market. It also has some of the best street food dishes lined up giving off that strong smell of gratifying street cooking.
Timing: 5 am to 11 pm
Location: Jl. Ps. Sindu No.5, Sanur, Kec. Denpasar Sel., Kota Denpasar, Bali 80288, Indonesia
Price: Depends on the item
Places to eat in Bali at Night
Enjoy Sunset Dinner Cruise
Take pleasure in going to a sunset
dinner cruise with your loved one. This is one of the best things to do in Bali at night.
Sip a drink while enjoying the different hues of the soothing sky and sea
followed by live entertainment and a sumptuous buffet dinner.
Take Instagram worthy photographs of the beautiful panoramic views from the cruise. There are several companies like Bali Hai II, Bali Golden Tour, and others that offer these cruise packages.
Timing: 6 am to 9 pm
Location: Various locations
Price: Depends on the package
Have a Beachside Dinner By Sunset at Jimbaran Beach
Beachside sunsets and beachside
dinner are some of the best combinations to end the night on a balmy note.
Jimbaran beach has an amalgamation of both. There are around forty restaurants
and cafes line up on the 3-Km white sand shore where you can sit and relax
before the sunset, sip delicious cocktails, and have an impressive dinner as
the sun goes down.
A lot of restaurants specialize in seafood which is definitely not to be missed.
Timing: differs for different restaurants
Location: Jimbaran beach
Price: Depends on different restaurants
Have a Romantic Dinner Date at Ku De Ta
Indulge in an exceptional dinner date
overlooking the magnificent Indian Ocean and the rhapsodic soundtracks playing
in the background at this trendsetter of a hotspot. The minimalistic layout
features different dining sections, a dedicated bar, and a lawn area where a
lot of high-end events take place.
As the sunset turns to dusk, this iconic venue turns into a place for legendary parties.
Timing: 8 am to 2 am
Location: Jl. Kayu Aya No.9, Seminyak, Kuta, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361, Indonesia
Price: Approx IDR 2,00,000
Eat Till You Are Full at Bo$$man
This legendary hamburger joint is perhaps the best bets in Bali for when you are craving a juicy, tender beef or pork burger. The venue, with badass gangsta vibes, is famous mainly for its top-quality burgers which are not at all for the faint hungered. It also offers alcoholic slushies, home delivery and is open till 4 am. Some of the signature burgers are The Original Gangster, The Al Kapone, The Notorious P.I.G., The Gandhi.
Timing: 11 am to 4 am
Location: Jalan Kayu Cendana No. 8B, Seminyak, Kerobokan Kelod, Kec. Kuta Utara, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361, IndonesiaPrice: Approx. IDR 1,50,000
Eat Like a Local at Nasi Pedas Ibu Andika
As the literal meaning states
Pedas meaning spicy, Nasi Pedas Ibu Andika is pretty famous for its spicy but
mouth-watering (and sometimes eye-watering) food.
The cheap prices of the dishes make visiting here more attractive. It serves up lip-smacking dishes like Nasi Putih, Nasi Campur (mixed rice), fried noodles, Tempe, fried chicken and many more.
Timing: Open 24*7
Location: Jl. Blambangan No.55, Kuta, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361, Indonesia
Price: Approx. IDR 60,000
Be a Pirate for a Day at Pirates Bay
This might be one of the most
exciting things to do in
Bali at night. It is a pirate-themed restaurant and cafe with all the
right elements of a pirate- an abandoned ship, treehouses, a few tents, and
The hero on the menu is the seafood which you should definitely try. There are other options as well like American, Asian, and European cuisine.
Timing: 10 am to 10 pm
Location: The Bay Bali ITDC Area Lot C-0, Nusa Dua, Kuta Selatan, Benoa, Kec. Kuta Sel., Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361, Indonesia
Price: Approx. IDR 1,25,000