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The Popular Bali Beaches

Bali is a one of popular holiday destination in the world. Miles and miles of pristine and beautiful Bali beaches has been the main attractions of this island. Sandy beach, rolling waves, amazing underwater biota, it is all that makes the beach in Bali as a very enjoyable vacation spot.

Here is below some of the bali famous beaches.

Kuta is the most popular area of Bali, about 10 minutes from Ngurah Rai Airport. Kuta is famous of its beach and is also the central of entertainment and shopping for the travelers. You will find many kind of restaurants, bars and clubs, and cafes. You will also find many type of motels, hotels, guest houses and villas. If you like party hard at night and relax during the day by the pool or on the famous Kuta Beach, you can opt Kuta at your first choice.

Jimbaran Beach
Jimbaran Beach (Source :

Jimbaran Beach, Jimbaran has a many choices of accommodation including some fabulous 5 star resorts. Placed on the southern side of Ngurah Rai International Airport, this place is famous known for its seafood restaurant on the beach.

Legian and Seminyak are an extension of Kuta, but they are more tranquil. Legian and Seminyak are a vibrant place to stay, with many hotels and restaurants, and things to do, but they are a more calm than Kuta. There is a less chaotic feeling in Legian and Seminyak, although they are the same stretch of beach with Kuta.

Nusa Dua is about 20 minutes from the airport. You will find many of the best hotels in Bali. Nusa Dua is known as the gathering place of the luxury hotels in Bali. Its environment is exclusive and tranquil. Nusa Dua is a great choice if you are looking for a bit more seclusion on your Bali holiday.

Sanur Beach
Sanur Beach (Source :

Sanur is a popular area, too. Located about 20 minutes north of the airport. Sanur is much calmer than Kuta. Its location is central to many Bali sights, and has a reputation for many great restaurants, and good hotels.

Lovina on the north coast and Candi Dasa on the east coast are also popular destinations if you want to experience a more natural and quieter piece of Bali.

And here.. the Bali beaches for the surfers.

Uluwatu is the indicator break for the west side of the hill and very consistent. Extensive coral reefs offers a range of peaks that changed all of the stages of different pairs. This peak directly in front of you as you paddle out of the cave and is a consistent wave that works at all tide stages. Outer corner only breaks at low tide on the biggest swells and is a classical wave. Racetrack is the best fast excited waves at low tide. The bombie will break on the largest swells and is redeable up to 20′ or even bigger!

Uluwatu Beach, Pecatu
Uluwatu Beach, Pecatu (Source :

Padang Padang is famous for its balinese pipeline, a very fast long barrelling wave that lives up to it’s reputation as the most serious wave in bali. Like to Hawaii’s pipeline, the bali pipeline also breaks over a shallow coral reef and is only for expert surfers. There is also Padang-Padang rights, wave which breaks in front of a beautiful white sandy beach. This is a very easy and is suitable for beginners, longboarders and intermediate surfers. This is a perfect surf spot for learner surfers to progress from riding whitewater to unbroken waves. The conditions at high tide are very forgiving – a long slow unbroken wave which can reform from whitewater to swell. Padang-Padang is also famous as a beautiful location for sunbathing and watching the sunset.

Bingin is a perfect machine wave that works best around mid tide. It is a very consistent wave and throws out many perfect barrels. If you want to practice barrel riding lefts – bingin could be the perfect location. At low tide it can be very shallow and for expert surfers only. At high tide the wave can break very soft and is where the bali children learn to surf. High tide can be perfect for long boarders or intermediate surfers.

Balangan is the next break on the bukit and is waking distance from dreamland. It is a reef break but has a beautiful white sand beach which is very quiet and beautiful. Balangan is a fun left hander that is not so fast as the other reef breaks on the bukit and is suitable for intermediate surfers.

Dreamland is a beautiful white sand beach a short walk from Impossibles & Bingin. There are many different breaks that work at different stages of the tide and is suitable for novice surfers as it breaks over sand. The best wave is an a frame peak that works best at low tide on a big swell. There is also a punchy shorebreak wave where you will see balinese and visiting surfers exhibiting their skills at the water’s edge. Dreamland is a perfect location to spend the day surfing, sunbathing and handing out in the local warungs.

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