Whether it’s your friend’s birthday or bachelors party or a simple weekend getaway, Bali is a great option. Bali, an island in Indonesia, is an ideal short vacation for people on a budget. Denpasar is the capital of Bali. Read on to know more about the various fun things to do in Bali with your friends:
1. Mount Batur and Kintamani:
Mount Batur is one of the most famous sights to be seen in Bali. It is known for trekking and climbing. The sunrise and sunset there is beyond beautiful. The Kintamani area comprises three villages called Penelokan, Batur and Kintamani along with some other smaller villages. The Kintamani volcano is one of the oldest active volcanoes in Bali surrounding the Batur caldera lake.
2. Sanur Night Market:
The Pasar Sindu Night Market is one of the most lively and fun night markets to visit. It is located in the Sanur village area. Better known as the Sindu market, it is one of the main fresh markets in the area. It houses over 150 stalls displaying a plethora of fresh fruits, vegetables, traditional Balinese offerings, flowers et al. It also kiosks selling household items, utensils, and traditional Balinese outfits. The items you get here are economical and fairly durable. Moreover, there is scope for bargaining so ensure you bring down the prices. This night market also has various food stalls serving authentic local Balinese food at reasonable prices.
3. Tanah Lot Temple:
Bali is a very religious place. You’ll find a temple within a few kilometers, if not earlier. One of the oldest temples in Bali is the Tanah Lot temple, located about 20 kilometers from Kuta beach. The temple has a shrine on top of a mountain like figure. It’s set across the backdrop of a seashore which makes it a prettier sight! The Tanah Lot temple has a small market place around it which sells handicrafts, art pieces, souvenirs etc. It also has a few small eateries and places that offer fresh coconut water to quench your thirst.
4. Snorkeling in Nusa Dua:
Bali offers multiple options when it comes to water sports and adventures. The only thing you need to do is set foot on one of the beaches and a multitude of water sports await you. Snorkeling is one such water sport which you and your friends can indulge in whilst you’re there. The beach at Nusa Dua offers snorkeling which you and your friends can make the most of. It lets you explore and discover the exotic marine life. It’s one of the most exciting things to do at the beach.
5. Nightlife at Kuta Beach:
Who doesn’t enjoy some good nightlife while on a vacation? After a relaxing day at the beach, head over to Kuta beach. It has one of Bali’s best nightclubs, cabaret dance bars, rooftop bars, beach clubs, restaurants and dinner cruises. Whether you want to enjoy a quiet meal with friends at a restaurant or dance on some live music or head over to a hep beach club, Kuta beach has it all. Most of the places at Kuta beach open early in the evening and continue till the wee hours in the morning.
So head over to Bali with your friends to enjoy a relaxing and fun getaway. Bali barely ever disappoints since it has something to offer for everyone. Book your tickets and hop on the flight now!