Jimbaran is a name of fishing village before 1980 was a nice white sandy beach facing Indian ocean and sunset. The location is on a bay between the cape of Nusa Dua and airport Ngurah Rai. In the past 2 of their villages those are Kedonganan and Jimbaran villages were famous supplier for the whole Bali with their salted fish. See more
Kuta beach is the continuation of Jimbaran to the north as long as the western coast line of south west Bali. The beach which is around 4 kms long divided consecutively into Kuta Beach, Legian Beach, Seminyak Beach, Peti Tenget Beach, Berawa Beach, and Canggu Beach. First accommodation to have been built in Kuta was Kuta Beach Hotel in 1930 when the area was still very beautiful natural scenery with bush of pandanus and cocotiers. The location of this first hotel was exactly what is now Natour Kuta Beach Hotel, just on the south corner of Legian Beach Road. See more
The first inscription disclosing the mystery of Balinese history was also found in Sanur, now preserved at the temple named " Pura Blanjong " This inscription dated back to 913 AD mentions the king Sri Kesari Warmadewa and " Walidwipa ". Before 1970,the beach of Sanur is the most popular beaches on Bali with shades, fine wihe yellowish sand. See Merta Sari Beach
What is now known as Lovina beach is actually consists of 6 villages along the beach of west Singaraja City. Each village has the farming area adjacent to each other up to the beach. Lovina has fine black sand, calm sea and shallow plain sea bed. In the past the area was a cooling machine stop for those traffic from Gilimanuk port to Singaraja or further east. Before 1945 Singaraja was the capital city of East Nusa Tenggara including Bali, but later, after Nusa Tenggara divided into 3 provinces which brought Bali an independence province the capital city of Bali moved to South Bali, to Denpasar city. See more
The beach is not special, do not have good white sandy beach, or specific ethnic interests. What was probably inseminated the development of the resort? It is hard to imagine that is no special interest there. It was probably the need to stop to overnight, and lunch stop. At the beginning there was a restaurant for a lunch stop for those who explore Bali further east. See more
Tulamben beach located at the eastern Bali is the famous diving site, where Liberty ship, a U.S. Cargo was torpedoed by Japanese sub-marine warship on 11 January 1942. This wreckage is now home of various fish and aquatic animals. According to Karl Muller in his book " Under Water Indonesia " there are around 400 species of reef fish and 100 species of pelagics visited the wreckage. It is said that Tulamben is the most popular dive spot in Indonesia. See more
Soka beach is located on west Bali around 10 kms west to Tabanan city. The place is on the traffic between Gilimanuk and East Bali. So the place is used as a cooling machine stop beside it is popular for younger generation as the week-end and holiday sight seeing. A public areas have been built for shading and parking. The beach is not special, consist of coral and black stones, the only people like there is the sound of the wave of Indian ocean.
See more beaches
Merta Sari Beach
Nusa Dua Beach
Penida Beach, Penida island
Among various tour packages and tour options in Bali there are some tours which can be said always on the publications and interest a large part of travellers to Bali. Kintamani mountain tour sits at the first number as the most popular sightseeing tour, second is Taman Ayun and Tanah Lot tour, third is Uluwatu temple tour.