Welcome to West Bali
Not just a paradise for surfers the west of Bali offers the incredible temple of Tanah Lot and many more quiet places to experience the culture: Visit Balian, Medewi, and Bali Barat National Park!
Visit Tanah Lot Temple, also known as the Sea Temple
Watch out for an amazing sunset at Tanah Lot temple – the temple that sits on a rock in the ocean and is only accessible when the tide is low. This temple is an iconic sight of Bali and many tourist try to get their best snap shot there while enjoying the view. Be ready for a crowded place!
Surf & Relax at Balian Beach
Nature pure, breathtaking views over rice terraces and a great river mouth surf break are waiting for you in Balian in West Bali. Balian attracts both surfers and those looking to escape the bustle of south Bali.
Visit Pura Taman Ayun Temple – A must see!
Taman Ayun means ‘beautiful garden’ and is one of the most attractive temples of Bali. It is situated in a beautiful park with trees and ponds. Did you ever wonder: ‘Am I risking possession when stepping on an offering?
Welcome to Surfers mecca: Medewi
Although Pantai Medewi in West Bali is arguably not a dream beach, it is a great surf spot and known for its long left-hand wave with rides of 200m to 400m. Watch out for corals, they can be really dangerous in the shallow waters of Bali. Did you ever wonder why cuts in Bali heal slower than anywhere else?
Besides that, not much is happening in this small village, but you can meet some fellow travellers and enjoy a beer at sunset over surf talk. All the essentials are available, even surf board rentals. Check swells & tides on Magicseaweed.
Explore West Bali’s National Park
Unpopulated Menjangan Island also belongs to the National Park and is well known for its great snorkelling and diving. It is a small island, located 5 miles to the north-west of Bali. “Menjangan” in Indonesian means “Deer”, and was introduced by the locals who saw deers swimming over to the island every spring.
Sweet Dreams with HSH Stay
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Find your best places to stay in Medewi, Balian, Tanah Lot Temple and West Bali.
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