Who doesn’t know Bali? The island is often used as a place to escape from the bustle of life by many people not only local people but also the foreigner. It’s hard to argue that Bali is a complete place for a vacation. On this island, you can find various types of tours ranging from nature tourism, beach tourism, educational tourism, cultural tourism to culinary tourism.
Renowned as one of the most popular tourist attractions in Indonesia, Bali is always synonymous with expensive and luxurious vacation. In fact, many resorts are relatively cheap and even free that you can enjoy. Curious? Here are some sights you can choose to complete your low budget holiday in Bali.
Your low-budget vacation in Bali, will be not completed without Sanur Beach. This beach is the icon of Bali. No wonder if people said this is the most famous place in Bali. The location is in the east of Denpasar, the capital of Bali.
Well-known as a tourist spot that must be visited, Sanur Beach is also a popular cheapest tourist area for the traveler. No need to pay any cost to visit this beach, you can the sea, the beach and the view for free, unless you want to try watersport and sea walker.
Not only has a nice wave, Sanur also known as a Sunset Beach, because it offers incredible views when twilight comes.
For a low-budget vacation in Bali, you can also visit Kuta Beach where located in the heart of Kuta, Bali. Since the early 1970s, this famous tourist spot has been known as a mainstay for foreign tourist in Bali.
Just as Sanur Beach, Kuta Beach is also commonly referred to a sunset beach, but more unique because you also can enjoy the view of the planes landing and flew from Ngurah Rai International Airport from a distance.
The opposite of Sanur Beach that has quiet waves, Kuta Beach has the best waves that suitable for surfing. Besides beautiful beaches, this beach also offers various types of entertainment such as bars, restaurants, shops, restaurants, hotels and grocery stores, as well as street market along the beach to Legian Beach.
Not satisfied with the Sanur and Kuta beach? Beach lovers can explore Jimbaran Beach where located in Badung, Bali or 30 minutes drive from Denpasar and 10 minutes from Ngurah Rai International Airport, via the By Pass Ngurah Rai street to the south.
Bali Jimbaran beach is one of the beaches with white and soft sand you can find in Bali. You also will love the cleanliness, because the cleaning service always keeps this area clean.
The beach is well-suited for retreat and relax. No watersport in this area but the beach is still bustling with Balinese handicrafts’ seller, small food stalls, and a masseur on the seaside. In the afternoon, this beach would be very crowded with many restaurants that make the beach area as the seat of the tourists who want to eat while enjoying views of the sunset.
Agung Besakih Temple
Known as the island of thousand temples, your low-budget trip will be not exciting without visiting the worship places for Hindus while you are in Bali. One of the temples that you must visit is Agung Besakih Temple. This temple is the largest temple in Indonesia and became a religious center in Bali.
Inside the temple area, you can find many temple consists of a central temple named Penataran Agung Besakih Temple with 18 other companion temples around. In addition, there is also one Basukian Temple and 17 temples around.
This temple is located in Besakih village, Karangasem, Bali. To entering this place, you have to pay less than SGD 5 as admission. You will be greeted with stairs with a very large gate when entering this place, the gate is the entrance to the central area Penataran Agung Besakih Temple.
Mangrove Forest Bali
For those of you who are bored with the beach, Bali has a large selection of other attractions that are not less exciting to visit, one of them is Mangrove Forest Bali. The place is located directly in the path of the crowd of Badung district, which is almost every day is filled with the bustle of traffic and air pollution. But the existence of these mangrove forests makes the air pollution in the area can be reduced. Mangrove Forest Bali has approximately 1,300 hectares of area. The entrance fee to this place is also very cheap.
The existence of mangrove forest has a big role for Bali. As you know, Bali is an island surrounded by the sea and large waves, particularly in the southern Bali. To protect the southern coast of Bali from abrasion, the Bali provincial government with Japan then made this mangrove forest to resist the wave of sea water that goes to the mainland, so the abrasion or erosion can be reduced.
Beratan Bedugul Lake
Looking for some adventures in Bali? Beratan Bedugul Lake should be your choice. The tourist attraction is located on the scenic temple in the middle of the lake, called Ulun Danu Bratan. In addition, because it is located in the mountains, the air around the tourist area is very nice and cool. You will also be spoiled with a view of colorful flowers, shady pine trees and green grass in the surrounding area. Sometimes you can also see the running deers around. The entrance fee to this place is also very cheap so it would be perfect to complete your low-budget vacation.
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Werdhi Art Center Park Bali
Bali is known as the island with strong cultural values and customs. While you are in Bali, why don’t you spend more time to learn about the culture? For those of you who are curious about art and culture of Bali, Werdhi Art Center Park is the answer. The location is in the heart of Denpasar, precisely on Nusa Indah street or about less than 30 minutes drive from Ngurah Rai International Airport.
This area is very spacious, surrounded by beautiful gardens divided by a river, suitable for a family especially with children. This place also has an annual event named Bali Arts Festival (PKB), which was held for a month in each mid-June to July during the school holidays.
The festival usually is followed by all districts in Bali with an art parade that characterizes each district in Bali. You can enjoy the show of Gamelan to traditional clothing from each district. You can also see a wide range of art exhibits, local products, through a variety of art performances with no admission fee. For those of you who come with the vehicle, will be charged a parking fee.
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