One of the most famous islands on the planet, Bali got so many exciting things for you to unravel. The island is all-in-one-place you may not see in the other famous tourism place. From beaches to mountains, you can find practically everything here. The locals keep maintaining their authentic culture while integrating it with the ever growing tourism industry. No wonder you can choose various activities just like our collection of suggested activities below. Here, the list of activities you must do in Bali for the first timer:
There are plenty of options for water sports activities in Bali like banana boat, underwater scooter and sea walker for example. The recently popular water sport such as stand up paddle, wake board and canoeing are also available. To feel the sensation of adrenaline rush, you can also try fly fish and parasailing. Most water sports can be found in the southern coast of the Island of Benoa Bay. As for surfing beginner, you can try ride the waves of Kuta Beach. For those who want to experience swimming in the middle of magnificent blue ocean with thousands of fishes, we suggest you to snorkel in several popular spots such as Nusa Lembongan Bay in southern Bali or Pulau Menjangan in the northern part of the island.
Ayung River Rafting
River rafting or simply known as rafting is one of the extreme sports and a must do in Bali. for those who desire adventurous activity while exploring Bali’s rich nature. Along the river of Ayung you can see beautiful view of the river banks, small waterfall, the valley and wild monkeys. Telagawaja River on the other hand, ready to take you to a higher level of fun and excitement as the river has 4th class rapids. It is located near Mount Abang and passes through villages that ended in the sea of Klungkung Regency.
Bali Scuba Diving
The underwater sport requires a fit physique and a certain level of knowledge about the sport (certification required), no need to worry because beginner will be always welcomed to Bali’s underwater wildlife. Some spots like Nusa Penida drift and Gili Tepekong are designated for those of certified divers, while beginners may dive at the relatively safer spots like Nusa Dua, Tulamben, Padang Bai or Amed.
Bali Cycling Tour
Bali got so many places with beautiful scenery of rice paddies, valleys, hills and ridges. To enjoy the view even closer, cycling along Bali’s most iconic villages like Campuhan and Jatiluwih is an activity you must do in Bali. Campuhan has the famous ridge, meanwhile Jatiluwih will left you in awe with its amazing scenery of rice terraces. You may see villagers doing their pray, planting rice, shepherd their cattle here and there. Feel the wind and let it carry your stress away while pedaling your bike along the road.
Bali Day Cruise
Here you got fairly every kind of cruise tour, from beach club cruise, reef cruise, yacht or catamaran to dinner cruise. Most cruise tours depart from the Benoa Bay or Sanur Port to visit famous isles on the southern Bali such as Nusa Lembongan or Nusa Penida. Sometimes the cruise also offers inclusive activities as snorkeling, kayaking, banana boat or even diving. Another great way to spend your day in Bali, highly recommended! Wakasailing Cruise is an activity that you must do in Bali!