Things to do in Canggu & Berawa
Canggu offers amazing things to do: Find an excellent coffee in one of the various cosy cafes, ride your first wave at famous Batu Bolong Beach, watch a stunning sunset at a beach bar, enjoy some tropical party nights at Old Mans and stay close to beautiful lush rice fields.
Surfing in Canggu – Catch your first wave in Bali
Catching your first wave in Bali should be on top of you ‘things to do in Canggu’ bucket list. The beaches around Canggu and Berawa are filled with surfers – from beginners to pros! Although there are various spots, the best beginner spot is at the famous Batu Bolong Beach. Hire a local instructor and feel the rush of sensation, when riding your first wave! The conditions are ideal for beginners; the waves are very mellow and long, and the bottom is mostly sandy and with seaweed.
Watch a sunset in one of Canggu’s Beach Bars
Although Canggu’s beaches are not made from dreams, it got just the right vibe to relax and hang out at the beach. The sand is black – grey and sun beds, umbrellas and an ice cold beer are available on sight. Simply walk along the coast of Berawa, Batu Bolong, Oldmans and all the other beaches in Canggu, have a coconut or a ice cold beer and enjoy the magic of nature – for FREE!
Party in Canggu: Put on your dancing shoes
Canggu has some nice places to shake your hips and dance under the stars. Find the best party in Canggu! Here a few all time favourites:
- Pretty Poison – Watch Skaters going mad in a skate bowl to DJ tunes & a cheering crowd in the new scene a bar in Canggu (Parties: Thursday’s & Saturdays)
- Old Men’s Bar – Don’t miss to watch the Sunset with a Bintang at this bar in Canggu (Parties: Friday’s)
- Deus – A Cafe and Bar in Canggu (Sunday’s: Party with live music)
- Sand Beach Bar – Is the place to be for after party hours. Places in Canggu stop the music at 12 am due to community regulations, but since this place is located directly by the beach, nobody bothers.
Cafe’s in Canggu: It’s time for a coffee break!
Between all the beach, shopping and party time, you should not forget to check out one of the fabulous cafes in Canggu area. The choice is yours: Whether you are in need for a simple local Bali coffee or for a barrister masterpiece! Here a few ideas:
- Nude Cafe
- Satu-Satu Coffee Company
- Crate Cafe
- Betelnut Cafe
- Shady Shack
But, don’t forget you are in Bali. You should not miss the fabulous local street food!
Water Splash Canggu: Let’s get wet
You need a break from the beach? Find the inner child in yourself at Water Splash in Canggu, a large water amusement park with various attractions.
Are you looking for family activities? There is many more things to do with families in Bali!
Shopping in Canggu
Canggu has a variety of shops of young designers and also great markets. Stroll around the street of Batu Bolong, get some nice sarongs and bags from the local vendors at Echo Beach and don’t forget to find your best souvenirs in Berawa. Canggu is a paradise for shopping!
Biking in Canggu
Canggu has more to offer than shopping and surfing. The area around Canggu is full of green rice fields, amazing mountain and beach views. Why not explore the area by bike? Let’s get active & book your bike trip today!
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