BALI IN BRIEF

Posted on: July 12th, 2014 by Bali Villa Ubud No Comments

 

Bali is a small island, but it has everything the tourist need, from traditional indigenous to modern activities. Bali is always a paradise for visitor, as Bali island has been nicknamed as the Paradise Island, the Majesty Island, the morning of the world, the island with thousand of temple and others. We do hope that all the visitor of Bali learn and explore more its places of interest, various typical local culture, enjoy the hospitality of the people.

The wide of Bali island around 5.632,86 square kilometers. It’s only 0,29% from total wide of Indonesia. The population is 3.5 million people and 90% are Hindu religion, another 10% are Muslim, Christian and Budhis. There is a strong sense of Bali culture identity based on unique religion, language and some with unique life style.

Bali has tropical climate. The temperature around 23C – 30C, there are dry and wet season. Dry season from April to September and wet season from October to March.

Bali has two mountains that still active until today, those are Mount Agung 3142 meters above sea level. It is the highest mountain in Bali and latest eruption was in 1963. The other one is Mount Batur 1717 meters above sea level. It has eruption 24 times since 1800 and the biggest eruption was in 1917.

Until today Bali is still famous and most favorite island and tourist destination to visit. A lot of interesting places in different part of Bali Island. Southern part of Bali with Bukit Peninsula, Uluwatu temple and surfing beach area nearby. Nusa Dua is five star hotel area, Tanjung Benoa for parasailing and other water sports activities, visit the exotic view of Kuta beach, Jimbaran bay is a beautiful beach to enjoy the fresh seafood dinner while the sun goes down.

In the middle part of the Bali Island you may visit Ubud village and surrounding with thousand of Bali traditional and modern artist; dancers, painters, wood and stone carver, gold and silver smith etc. On the way there we can enjoy the Barong and Kris dance, visit the Bali Bird Park, Bali Reptile Park, Bali Zoo and Bali Monkey forest. Beside that you can visit other interesting places such as Goa Gajah/Elephant Cave, Holy Spring Temple/Tirta Empul Temple and Gunung Kawi Temple nearby. The trip should be continued to see amazing of Batur mountain crater and Batur lake view while enjoy your lunch at local buffet restaurant, then continued to visit local coffee plantation also Tegalalang village/ceking rice terraced.

On the other part of the Bali Island you can visit the Royal Temple(Taman Ayun Temple), Bedugul botanical garden, Beratan lake and Ulun Danu Temple, Kedaton monkey forrest and giant bats, also visit Tanah Lot Temple very amazing sunset and beach view.

East Bali with some interesting places; Kertagosa/traditional court house, Goa Lawah/Bats cave (the cave with thousand of bats), Tirta Gangga water garden, Tenganan traditional village, Bukit jambul terraciring view and the mother temple of Besakih the biggest temple in Bali.

North part of Bali there are some interesting places to visit such as: Twin lake ; lake Buyan and Tamblingan, Gitgit Water fall, Lovina Beach and watch the Dolphin, Hot Spring at Banjar and Budhist Monastery.

 

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