Top 5 best resorts of Bali for recreation
Of the numerous Indonesian islands — there are 1,7508 of them — only one foreign guests, including Russian ones, have chosen them. More than four million travelers come every year to the picturesque Bali, whose resorts are truly chic. They are attracted here by the desire to relax on the beaches washed by the ocean, to get acquainted with the unique Balinese culture and to admire the beautiful natural landscapes.
It can fit three cities such as London, or eight St. Petersburg. On this relatively small space, guests can enjoy a varied holiday at several renowned resorts. The best of them will be discussed below.
Thanks to coral reefs, many Bali resorts are protected from too large waves, which the ocean «sends» to the picturesque coast.
One of them is Jimbaran. He was lucky with the location in a quiet bay, so on the golden sandy beach you can see many children having fun with their compassionate parents. For fans of sliding on a solid board on the sea surface, surf schools are open. The most famous are Rip Curl and Balagan Wave.
In the evenings, almost all holidaymakers gather on the crowded coast so that, sitting at tables in one of the 60 restaurants, enjoy the bright pictures of the sunset that nature draws.
For fans of a relaxing holiday on the island there are several decent places, such as Sanur. In this quiet resort of Bali you can often see the tourists of respectable age or parents with young wanderers.
For them, nature has created almost perfect conditions: a shallow warm sea, the absence of dangerous storms and soft yellowish sand. A walking path stretches along the 7-kilometer-long beach, on both sides of which tropical plants rise.
There are often lovers of slow running or walking on comfortable bikes.
The resort town attracts fans of snorkeling. Crowds of active holidaymakers seek to get into Diving Indo — a major dive center, where you can not only improve your skills in exploring the depths of the sea, but also go on comfortable boats to nearby islands, such alluring and truly beautiful, like earthly paradise.
A respectable public in Bali has its own resting places. First of all, it Seminyak, famous for art galleries. In one of them — Kendra — you can see the work of local young artists. About Petitenget, a Balinese temple, is well known to most visitors who want to visit it without fail to admire the exquisite ornaments on the facade of the sacral structure.
Seminyak every day attracts hundreds of holidaymakers sandy beaches, as well as the opportunity to try their hand at surfing. For children, the doors of several entertainment centers are open, among which El Parque stands out. Adults are having fun having fun in Potato Head, Mixwell, Joe and other bars and clubs in the resort of Bali, which work until late at night.
For lovers of comfort, a small resort on the island of Bali will suit, as if isolated from the islanders. In Nusa Dua come first and foremost wealthy holidaymakers. For them, 13 five-star hotels and hotel complexes operate. Someone chooses the luxurious Samabe or Amanusa. Others prefer more budget options — Kubu or Langon.
Thanks to the coral reef, high waves rarely appear here. But sunbathers are quite satisfied with the comfortable conditions on the 3-km sand beach, equipped with thatched umbrellas and cozy gazebos. Among the entertainment and shopping complexes stands Bali collection, where you can not only go shopping, but also visit the cinema, 20 food service outlets, including a Russian restaurant.
Approximately seven kilometers separate the capital from the youth resort of Bali. This is the way most often characterize Kuta, although tourists of different ages rest here. Travelers are attracted by a 5-kilometer sandy strip.
Active people strive to get here to experience themselves in the art of conquering waves of a restless ocean. For them, there are several schools of surfing. Russians are often trained in Surf Discovery, where a group of qualified Russian instructors work.
Young people will enjoy a pleasant opportunity to have fun and dance in the local nightclubs. Among them are populated Sky Garden, famous for Bounty foam parties and chosen by trance music lovers DeeJay. Those who do not imagine rest without visiting large shopping complexes will certainly visit Discovery, which houses many stores of international brands. Hardy’s was known for being cheap clothes, while Beachwalk has several cafes and a modern cinema. Children together with caring parents are happy to relax and have fun in Circus or Waterbom — the two most interesting water parks.
Whatever place you choose for vacation, you will have a few days of carefree pastime in the country of benevolent Balinese. Experienced tourists are advised to prepare for possible troubles. First of all, it is worth knowing that in some resorts of Bali merchants bother guests having a rest. You should also be prepared for the fact that during periods of low tide the ocean throws heaps of algae and garbage on the beaches. But all this is quickly removed and offset by a variety of recreation and the beauty of nature.