The Indonesia’s most popular holiday destination Bali has some amazing sports and thrilling activities to offer to the traveler of every kind. From white-water rafting to superb diving and trekking- it offers a range of activities for travelers.
Whether you want to laze on the beach with a cocktail or get into some action by land or sea: the choice is yours!
The facts remain you’ll have a holiday of your lifetime in this sprawling island famous for its kaleidoscopic sunsets and a lot more.
Read on for my favorite picks of activities to fill your holiday with thrill and adventure:
Escape into warm tropical waters to explore the deep waters with a mask, swim fins and snorkel.
North coast of Bali: Snorkeling trips are available around Pemuteran to allow water enthusiasts to explore the waters of Pulau Menjangan.
Eastern Coast: Head off to the Gili Islands for the amazing swimming experience along the whale sharks and to get a beautiful sight of sea turtles.
Join a guided excursion trip or hire kayaks by yourself: the leisurely paddling exploration is a must-to-do if you are keen on exploring beautiful lagoons and archipelago.
Where to find Kayaking tours?
Join one of the morning tours run by:
Bali Canoeing & Cultural (Cycling) Tours
Bali Tour Operators
The white-water rafting day trips are quite popular amongst tourists. Join a rafting day trip to Ayung River near Ubud or Telagawaja River (Eastern Bali).
The Rapids are bound to give your adrenaline a rush. Even, it will give you a rare chance to know more about the local culture. The tour companies offer local delicacies as a part of the mid-deal meal (included in the day trip).
Also, you can opt for an overnight stay in one of the serene and scenic riverside huts.
To get an exposure to the underwater world and brilliant marine life: approach any of the dive schools located in Bali. Explore the expansive reefs or grab an opportunity to see manta rays and much more.
Adventure Scuba Diving Bali
AquaMarine Diving, Bali
Atlantis Bali Diving Center
If you’re inclined towards exploring diverse landscapes and cultures, you can join one of the adventure tours for a trek and take a challenge. If you would rather want to take it lightly, you may even opt for easygoing walks amongst Ubud’s rice terraces and its cozy villages. It will be an enriching experience to discover the marvelous culture of this place.
Surfers from across the world travel to this place to explore their interests in the given sport and enhance their learning. There are many surf schools located on the southern beaches of Bali for those who are planning their surfing sojourn.
Water Sports for Beginners
For the thrill seeker in you, the long sandy coastline of Bali with calm blue waters offers you an expansive list of water sports to ensure you a holiday full of adventure.
The interesting thing about the given activities is that they are offered at the most popular beaches of Bali and can easily be carried out by beginners. Even more, they are offered at rates that suit the budget of every traveler.
Choose one or more activities from the given list to give yourself a pump on your holiday:
Banana Boat Ride
Finally, this beautiful paradise has something for everyone!