Bali has many beautiful places to visit, especially South of Bali. You’ll find everything you’re looking for, such as places to chill and have fun, exquisite cuisines, and even gift shops. One thing is for sure: you won’t ever regret visiting the South of Bali. Have you made plans for what you need to do in Bali? Take it easy! Here, we’ve got the best recommendations for things to do while in South Bali.

Try Surfing on Balangan Beach

This beach is located in south Kuta. But why do we recommend this beach as a surfing spot for you? Because it is a very friendly beach for people who want to surf. With the beauty of the beach and the waves, this place is perfect for everyone, both beginners and pros surfers

Don’t have any surfing gear? Don’t worry. At Balangan beach, you can easily rent surf stuff. If you want to learn how to surf first, Balangan beach has certified instructors who will make it easier for you to experience surfing. And, don’t forget that if you are still a beginner, try surfing with your friends or instructor because it can increase safety in the water.

We have another recommendation for those of you who want to surf here. There are times when the waves are the best for surfing, which is from October to April. So, try and visit it during those months for the best surfing experience.

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Adrenaline Rush in Tanjung Benoa Beach

Next, you can’t forget this beach because this beach has many water sports that can play with your friends and family. This super fun and sporty beach are called Tanjung Benoa. On this beach, you can do many activities such as jet skiing, parasailing, wakeboarding, and various other activities. It is highly recommended for those of you who want to do something new, as opposed to just swimming and surfing.

We highly recommend that you try jet skiing. Why? Because jet skiing can have 2 people in 1 jet ski. Thus, it can be easy to try to take a photo with your friends or your partner. Furthermore, with 48km/h jet ski speed, maybe you can race with your friends until you reach the beach. And also, recommend you try parasailing. When parasailing, you’ll use a large parachute and be pulled by the boat. You will definitely feel like flying with your friends. Whilst in the air, you’ll Tanjung Benoa’s beauty as a whole.

But, important to always follow the safety guidelines and instructions provided by the activity operator to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience. Aside from that, check the weather conditions before participating in water sports. Rough seas or strong winds can make these activities more dangerous.

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Explore the Uluwatu Temple

Have you seen “Paradise” starring Julia Roberts and George Clooney? If you have, surely you know all about this place! This magical temple (also known as “Pura” in Indonesian) is one of the icons of Bali and is very much visited by tourists. Pura Luhur Uluwatu is located at an altitude of about 97 meters above sea level.  This place has a very beautiful view of the sea. Hence, many foreign and local tourists visit this place to enjoy its beauty. So, don’t forget to include a list of things to do in south Bali.

This temple regularly holds Kecak dance performances. The Kecak dance itself is a traditional Balinese dance. This grand and magical dance is generally performed by men. Accompanied by gamelan performance, where the Kecak dance is said to have magic that can summon rain and various other magical things. This dance consists of a group of men dressed in monkey costumes.

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Visit Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park

Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park is a must-see spectacle when in Bali. This enormous statue was built on around 60 hectares of land. What you should know is that the Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park has a statue that is about 120 meters high and 65 meters wide. The manufacturing process took a long time, namely around 28 years. 

At Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park, you can also get traditional attractions such as the Kecak dance and various other traditional attractions. Regarding the price, you don’t need to worry because, enter the Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park, it’s not expensive, which is only around Rp. 90,000 and you can already get all the access in Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park also, there are many photo spots that make it easy for you to take pictures with your family, friends, or partner. So, add to this list of destinations for things to do in south Bali.

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Try Seafood in Jimbaran Beach

Jimbaran Beach is the perfect place to try seafood in Bali. Located on the south coast of the island, Jimbaran Beach is known for its beautiful stretches of white sand and its seafood restaurants. Many of these restaurants are located right on the beach, offering stunning views of the sea while you enjoy your meal. Jimbaran beach has many culinary cultures which are like Indonesian, Asian and Western dishes.

And you must know that Jimbaran beach has a speciality of seafood, namely grilled seafood platter. The dishes typically include a variety of prawns, grilled fish, squid, seafood curry, seafood soup, and seafood stir-fries. We recommend you visit Jimbaran beach in the evening. Why? Because while you eat on Jimbaran beach there is also a live band performance and beautiful sunset. So, you can enjoy everything in Bali as a whole, intimate, and memorable

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Relaxing in Your Hotel

Relaxing at the hotel is one way to enjoy your vacation in Bali. However, still, look for hotels where you can do many activities that don’t require you to leave the hotel. Well, where is that place? Sadara resort is suitable because, apart from the conscious resort which is a complete place, this place is also strategic if you want to go where you want to go while you are in Bali.

Sadara resort also has its advantages because, when you are at Sadara Resort you’ll get a lot of choices at this Sadara resort, you have a lot of options with special packages that are affordable for your wallet. Especially Romantic Dinner by the beach packages. With affordable food and beautiful views, you won’t regret choosing this package that you can enjoy with your partner while you guys have things to do in south Bali.

romantic-dinner-bali SADARA Resort Romantic Beach Dinner

Final Words

That’s pretty much all you need to know to have the best holiday in south Bali. Don’t forget to read our other Bali Travel Blog articles to find out what else you can do in Bali. Preparing your visa? Here’s what you need to know about visas in Bali.

And, if you’re looking for a place to stay while you’re in Bali. We recommend you a place called SADARA Resort. Why do you have to be here? This place is a place that has a strategic reach so that you don’t have to bother while travelling in Bali and you can contact us regarding details for Sadara Resort

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