Beautiful Bali Vacations Places
This one of great bali vacation places - Stone figures on the roadside mark the village of Batubulan, the center of stone carving in Bali. Divinities and demons are carved from sandstone to be used in houses and temples, or to be placed before entrances and on road intersections.Workshops are open for visitor to see artists at work.
- Batur Caldera
The enormous crater basin of Batur is a spectacular sight. Dominating its entre is Mt. Batur, a brooding, blackened cone that erupted four times last century. Six small villages ... out an existence within the walls of the caldera, peopled by a simple mountain folk known as Bali Aga ("original Balinese").
The cool highland resort of Bedugul on the shores of Lake Brantan has become a popular retreat for tourists and residents alike.
Bali's "Mother Temple" is sprawling complex of shrines and pavilions set high on the slopes of sacred Mt. Agung.
- Celuk and Mas Village
observed its gold and silver work, Mas Village to see the traditional local wood carver creates their creation.
- Kerta Gosa
The Kerta Gosa Hall of Justice is a small pavilion adorned with fantastic ceiling murals. In the 18th century it was Bali's highest court of law.
Enjoy spectacular views of Mount Batur, with ribbons of black lava running down from the peak into the valley below.
- Goa Gajah
The ancient hermitage of Goa Gajah (elephant cave) near Bedulu is one of Bali's most intriguing archeological sites, comprising a man-made grotto, elaborate stone carving and Buddhist stupas.
- Goa Lawah
A unique temple outside a cave, which shelters 1000's of bats, hence the name Goa Lawah or Bat Cave. It is said that the cave extends all the way to the base of Mt. Agung.
- Lovina Beach
Lovina is an 8 km strip black sand on Bali's arid northern coast, renowned for its serenity and a local school of dolphins.
- Nusa Lembongan
A small island off Bali's southeast coast, popular for its white sand beaches and quite pace of life. Several cruise operator offer day-trips from Benoa Harbour.Sangeh Monkey Forest
Populated by a large troupe of monkeys, this thick stand of nutmeg trees is believed by legend to have fallen out of the sky during a mythic battle between the gods, carrying with it a battalion of Wisnu's monkey army.
- Tanah Lot
Tanah Lot is a stunning 15th century sanctuary located on Bali's south coast, built a top rocky mound that at high tide is completely surrounded by water.
- Taman Ayun
Taman Ayun in Mengwi is Bali's second largest temple complex. The temple is located on ground surrounded by a wide moat. The stone-carved gate at the entrance is impressive.
One of the original Bali "Aga" (original Bali) villages where people have lived undisturbed by outside influence for centuries.
Some of Bali's most interesting diving is found at Tulamben, where the shallow wreck of a WW II US cargo ship is now festooned with colourful corals and schools of tropical fish.
Perched on a limestone cliff 70 metres above the Indian Ocean, this 11th century temple is one of Bali's holiest sites.