Bali is blessed with such astonishing natural beauty. Many who have been fascinated by its magnificence prolong their stay so they can explore more. Some even fall in love with this island and decide to reside here. The nature of Bali is ideal for a thrilling adventure. Bali nature adventure offers an array of exciting outdoor activities, from trekking to canoeing.
This is a list of natural place in Bali that fits for your next adventure.
Tukad Cepung Waterfall
Bali is only about beautiful beaches, but it also has amazing waterfalls. There are a lot of popular waterfalls, but this one is still rarely visited by tourist. Therefore, this waterfall is still remained untouched. The name of the waterfall is Tukad Cepung.
The atmosphere here really feels like being in a wild. You have to climb a lot to finally witness this beauty. Therefore, to come here you need to wear comfortable footwear. Once you pass the downslope, look up and see the waterfall flowing on the cliffs.
As this tourist destination is still new so there is no official entrance ticket. But according to some people who have visited this waterfall, they were charged IDR 10,000. The money is aimed for the development of this tourist destination.
Before you visit this waterfall, you need to get the information concerning the air flow because during the rainy season it can be very extreme and dangerous.
Located in Kintamani, Mount Batur is one of the most popular locations for climbing. One of the reasons why people are willing to climb the mountain early in the morning is because of it’s the view of its sunrise at the summit that is completely astonishing.
If you go on trekking to this mountain early in the morning, you can see the sun rises from the back of this volcanic mountain. From a height, you can enjoy the view overlooking the humongous and beautiful Batur caldera in the northwest. Lake Batur is situated on the southeastern part of the volcano.
It takes about three hours to climb this volcanic mountain. If you want to climb Mount Batur, you are suggested to be accompanied by a guide who knows the trekking route.
You can straightly feel the strong air flow and the freshness of the air in Gitgit Buleleng waterfall even when you are just around the ticket booth. However, to get to the waterfall, you still have to walk to reach the location.
On your way to the Gitgit waterfall, you will pass a slightly winding path and pass several kiosks selling Balinese souvenirs, as well as food and beverages stalls.
All the tiredness that you feel after a long walk will be paid off once you see the waterfall that falls from the top of the cliff with a height of about 48 meters. Gitgit Waterfall is the highest waterfall in Bali. The flow of Gitgit waterfall is completely clean and fresh.
To get to Gitgit Waterfall from Kuta, it will take around two hours and a half. The distance is approximately 80 kilometers.
Beji Guwang Hidden Canyon
Beji Guwang is a hidden canyon with is a rock cliff view. Its height is about 20-30 meters and down below there is a sky-blue river. Most visitors are fascinated by the background view of this hidden canyon so they love to take pictures of it.
For now, Beji Guwang has not been by many visitors because it is still unpopular. Once its popularity rises up, this place will be filled with a lot of tourists. However, Beji Guwang has its popularity in social media like Instagram and Facebook.
To arrive at Beji Guwang, people have to walk on a lot of stairs; therefore, you will need extra stamina. After passing the stairs, you will still need to walk at about 700 meters passing through the rocky area, a small river and you also have to climb several small cliffs before you finally reach Beji Guwang Sukawati. It is during the walk on the rocky terrain that an inexpert one may have a hard time walking through a slippery rock.
Since the location of Beji Guwang is still considered as a holy place for the Hindus, visitors are expected to respect the place.
There are so many tourist attractions on Nusa Lembongan. Of course, one of the most famous tourist attractions is snorkeling and diving since the place is the most popular spot for such activities. Many surfers also come to Nusa Lembongan since it is also a quite well-known sport for surfing.
Nusa Lembongan also has other interesting tourist destinations, such as Devil’s Tears Cliff and Mangrove forest.
The cliff of Devil’s Tears is a cliff where the waves that break the reef there offer stunning views. The location is not so far from Dream Beach beach. You can just walk or use a motorbike to get to the location.
This island also has quite extensive mangrove forests. You can explore the mangrove forest by rental boat or canoe. This will not only be fun but also an educational experience.
It is one of the hidden beaches in the southeastern part of the island of Nusa Penida. Once you arrive at Atuh Beach, you can see a beach in a bay with pure white sand, completely clear blue sea water. The clean white sand and the beauty of the natural surroundings have created a very unique beach which is different from other beaches in Bali. The location of Atuh Beach on the island of Nusa Penida is hidden because it is flanked by two high cliffs.
From the cliffs of Atuh Beach, you will see a large rock cliff that looks like small islands. They are actually two united large rocks or cliffs. Each cliff or big rock has a name, Nusa Batupadasan and Nusa Batuabah. The names are given by a local resident.
The best time to visit Atuh Beach is during the morning, around 05:30 am. Because the beach faces southeast so from the top of the cliff you can see the beauty of the sunrise.
Pasih Uug Nusa Beach
There is another beach in Nusa Penida called Pasih Uug or Broken Beach. Indeed, Pasih Uug Beach is not as popular as Kuta Beach, Pandawa or Sanur. If you visit Bali, don’t miss to visit Pasih Uug Beach because this beach offers the uniqueness and charm that other beaches do not have.
The name “broken beach” is given because it is surrounded by high cliffs and holes in the middle. The height of the cliff is around 50-200 m where there is a large hole in the middle. When being viewed from above, it will look like a giant well flowing with sea water. The top of the hollow cliffs forms a bridge creating a unique and charming view.
Broken Beach or Pasih Uug Beach is still very natural and has stunning views of the open sea. It is surrounded by green grass and enhanced by the sound of the waves crafted beautiful music. This beach is the right place for those who are looking for tranquility as waves are quite calm.
If you are lucky, you can see another interesting sight on Pasih Uug, the view of manta rays and turtles swimming freely in the middle of the sea. If you want to challenge your adrenaline, you can try crossing the naturally formed bridges between high cliffs.
It is located in Subaya village, Kintamani District, Bangli Regency, Bali. Because Kintamani is situated in the mountainous area so it has great potential to become a trekking destination, just like Mount Batur and Gunung Abang. This hill is also known as Subaya Hill because it is located in Subaya village. This place has an amazing natural panorama, so it is a hidden escapee has not been widely known by tourists.
Bukit Mende Subaya or Mende Hillnow has become a new tourist destination, especially for those who like outdoor activities such as trekking or adventure, photo hunting. For those who like selfie photos, then this place will be an ideal destination, an Instagramable place that can add to your holiday experience in Bali. The presence of Mende Hill can be another alternative in addition to the beach. The Mende Hill presents stunning views, just like the land above the clouds because once in a while you can see the cloud coming down over the hills.
To get to the Bukit Mende, you have to take a walk on paths with the slope of 60 degrees. That is why you need to have good stamina and a strong spirit. Bukit Mende provides a medium challenge for those who are used having adventure or trekking.
The beautiful natural wonder of Bali has been known worldwide creates fascination among people all over the world. Many have come to indulge themselves in luxurious spas while others come to experience a thrilling adventure. Bali is calling you. Come and experience the adventure in nature.