Bali is one of the most famous destinations in Indonesia since this island has various beautiful places to visit. It has a calm atmosphere completed with a unique culture that will make people comfortable to stay. There are lots of things to do in Bali that everyone should try to find hidden gems and enrich their unexpected experiences. Here are some lists of things that everyone must do in Bali.
1. Tegalalang Rice Terraces
The first place must visit in Bali is Tegalalang Rice Terraces which is an amazing rice terrace surrounded by cliffs. It is located north of Ubud Bali around 600 meters above the sea levels that are covered by nice temperature. Tegalalang is extremely popular to visit during the daytime, but in the early morning, this place presents majestic scenery when the fog covered the place during the sunrise. When the sun lights hit the surface of rice plants, it brings magnificent effect as it comes from another world. No wonder why lots of tourists enjoy hunting beautiful photos here.
2. Sekumpul Waterfalls
Sekumpul waterfalls are located in Singaraja Bali that is fairly close to Lemukih Sekumpul Village. These waterfalls are known as the biggest and the most beautiful waterfalls in Bali. That is why tourists need more effort to get to this place since the location is around a 40-minute hike down the jungle on the footpath. But all the efforts would be paid off as they reach the waterfalls. It is not only one waterfall, but everyone could enjoy enormous powerful waterfalls! Furthermore, when the sun lights reach the bottom of the waterfalls, a rainbow is appearing. Everyone could enjoy the picturesque sceneries, the fresh cold water, and the rainbow, of course!
3. Diamond Beach
Bali is well known as an island that has enormous beautiful beaches with white sand and gorgeous sceneries. One of the beaches that everyone must visit is Diamond Beach which is located on Nusa Penida Island. This beach serves everyone with breath-taking views, silk blue water, white sand, and palm trees surrounded by huge rocky cliffs. The water is crystal clear so that everyone could enjoy snorkeling or diving for the beautiful views under the surface.
4. Paradise Gili Air
Gili Air Island is not part of Bali but it is still fairly close to Bali that offers excellent destinations for tourists, especially for honeymoon couples. This island has wonderful scuba diving and snorkeling places on its east coast and tourists could be lucky to see turtles along the coral reef. For everyone who is seeking a quiet and calm retreat, Gili Air Island is on the top list because this place is car-less! Imagine how peaceful and serene this place is.
5. Local Family in Bali
Staying with a local family in another thing in Bali that you can do. Balinese people are very welcome to tourists and that will be an incredible experience to live the way they live their life. Experiencing how Balinese people work, eat, sleep and do their daily lives will be very interesting. Feel the warmth of their heart by being a part of the family. After these days, those experiences would be reminded as a gold time.
6. Munduk Region
Munduk Region is located in North Bali, higher than the other regions in Bali. The climate in this region is rainier and foggier than other areas as it makes Munduk greener. There are lots of places tourists could visit, and the top list is enjoying the sunrise in Mountain Batu to get the breath-taking view. Besides, tourists also could enjoy riding huge swings at Wanagiri Hidden Hills that also serves wonderful scenery.
7. Monkey Forest, Ubud
Another thing to do in Bali is visiting Monkey Forest in the heart of Ubud, Bali. This forest has enormous monkeys that strolling around freely. Tourists could interact with the monkeys without a fence. There is nothing to worry about because there are monkey police who are ready to take care of the monkeys, once they start to get annoying. While feeding the monkeys, tourists also could enjoy the fresh air and greeneries offer in that forest.
8. Kelingking Nusa Penida
Nusa Penida is just like a paradise we could find in this world. It has such enormous mind-blowing natural beauties that must be visited. Kelingking beach in Nusa Penida Bali is one of them that has incredibly breath-taking sceneries surrounded by cliff and crystal water beach. This place even has a T-Rex head cliff at a special angle. How interesting!
9. Kecak Fire Dance
Bali and tradition could be separated as Balinese people maintain their traditional culture. One of the most famous Bali cultures is their traditional dance, the Kecak dance. Kecak dance will be performed by more than 65 dancers. The performance will be strengthened with an old story told in the form of dance. Tourists also could enjoy the sunset on a cliff-top amphitheater located at Uluwatu Temple.
10. Hunting Food in Canggu
Canggu has ultimate drool-worthy food that must-to-try and it is a paradise for foodies. It has lots of beautiful cafes and restaurants that serve a variety of foods. Indonesian food, best coffees, cakes, burgers, vegan, and fusion could be easily found there. Completed with relaxing treatments like yoga, crossfit or a little surf would be perfect for foodies.
As mentioned before that Bali has many beautiful beaches as it is perfect for surfing. No matter how bad the skill is, experiencing surfing in Bali is a must. For the beginners, they could start it in Kuta and find an instructor to help.
12. The 70 Meters Drop, Uluwatu Cliff
Uluwatu Cliff has 70 meters drop down straight into the ocean. This limestone cliff is officially named Karan Boma Cliff in the deep Southern tip of Bali that offers a splendid sunset view. Going to this location is one of the things to do in Bali because if you are lucky, you could greet some dolphins down in the ocean. The ocean breeze and salty smell would bring peace and calmness if you are an ocean lover.