There are several scenic sightseeing places in Bali, without which your Bali trip is
incomplete. Read on to know more about them:
Ground Zero :
Situated on Legian street, this monument is established and inaugurated on 12th
October, 2004. The monument / memorial was built to commemorate the victims of
Bali bomb tragedy first happened October 12, 2002. It bears a unique architecture with
form Balinese carvings shaped like a large white-painted leaves, which symbolizes
the universe and below a list of names of victims from different countries, including the
victims came from its own country.
Kuta Beach :
One of the most famous beaches in Bali, Kuta Beach the foremost attraction for tourists
coming here. It is the number one party place for party lovers and surfing lovers too. In
short, the main sights, nightlife, shopping and the party make it a major reason to visit
Garuda Wisnu Kencana (GWK) :
GWK - stands of Garuda Wisnu Kencana, symbolized by a statue of the god Vishnu,
who stands vertical on the hill Unggasan. The statue soars up to the height of 20
meters. In this GWK tourist attraction tourists can enjoy the view of sunrise and sunset.
Tanah Lot :
Located in coastal side of Beraban countryside, Tanah Lot Temple is one-of-its kind
wonder of nature and man-made contribution. The temple is built on the rock with 3
acre size and reachable in a few minute by walk, because it is just 20 meters from the
coastal lip. It is a very popular tourist destination in Bali with spectacular view of sunset.
Ubud is a town that offers a different beauty of Bali. You won't find any music in the bar,
bikini or drunken travelers here. Some says that Ubud is also known as "the cultural
center of Bali". The serenity, culture and natural landscapes with the rice fields of
Bali are a better value Ubud and attracts tourists to the town. Some popular tourist
attractions which you must visit are Mount Kawi, the Goa Gajah (a cave), Pura Kehen,
Tirta Empul, Puri Saren Agung and Yeh Pulu.
Some of the other important tourist attractions which you should visit during your Bali
Travel are Uluwatu Temple, Bali Safari and Marine Park, Gunung Kawi, Bali Museum,
Puri Lukisan Museum, Neka Art Museum, Bali Shell Museum etc.
Best Time for Holidaying in Bali
Being a tropical destination, Bali enjoys a fairly mild and pleasant weather year around.
But, the major seasonal difference falls between the wet and dry seasons. The wet
season occur between November and April with little hotter and definitely more humid
climate. While, the dry season falls from May to October and is certainly the best time to
visit Bali as the Sun is always out and the ocean inviting for various outdoor activities.
Before planning your Bali vacation, make the list of activities you would like to enjoy
while visiting this beautiful destination.
Must Buy Things from Bali
Practically, most of the people come to Bali to shop as it is a paradise for shopaholic.
Even if, shopping wasn't the ultimate aim, you'll still end up with fascinating and
tempting buys in here. In fact, shopping in Bali introduces you to a riches trove of fine
art and handicrafts, semi-antique and antique furniture, paintings, wood and stone
carvings woven and dyed fabrics. Some of the other essential items you can buy from
Bali are the special Bali Coffee, Bintang T-shirt, exclusive silver jewelery (from Celuk
village in Gianyar) and special Bali Sarong. The markets of Bali are a great place to try
your bargaining knack. One must thing you remember is to carry some cash while going
shopping on Bali tour, as not all shops accept the credit and debit cards local designer
clothes plus skillful tailors and dressmakers offer reliable 24-hour services.
Explore Options to Reach Bali
Before booking your Bali holiday package, you should be aware of the ways to reach
this beautiful country. To know more, read on:
Located in South Kuta, Ngurah Rai International Airport or Denpasar International
Airport is just 13 kilometers from the main town of Denpasar. Flights to and from to
major international cities fly regularly in and out from this airport. From the airport, you
can take a taxi to reach your destination in Bali. It should be noted that buses aren't
available from the airport.
In order to reach Bali by water, one can take flight to Sumatra or Java and then, take a
ship for your onward journey to Bali.