Picking and choosing the best that Bali’s famous areas have to offer.
An insider’s guide to some of Bali’s most famous areas.
Nusa Dua and Tanjung Benoa
Situated at the southeastern coast of Bali, Nusa Dua and Tanjung Benoa are popular destinations among tourists looking to have a peaceful and quiet holiday. Nusa Dua and Tanjung Benoa have very different characteristics despite being located next to each other.
Nusa Dua, where your hotel is located, is a purpose-built enclave of world-class resorts. This area is home to the most popular golf course in the island. But if beaches with deep, long and warm white sand are what you have in mind, then you’re in luck – Nusa Dua
Leisure 1.) Golf
Golf courses can be found across Bali, but Nusa Dua has some of the best courses in the island. Among the most famous courses is The Bali Golf & Country Club, the island’s second oldest course. Fortune Magazine listed the 18-hole course in its “Asia’s 5 Best Golf Courses”, thanks in part to 5-kilometer beaches and coconut trees that surround the course. also offers glorious beaches safe for swimming
Meanwhile, Tanjung Benoa is a fishing village that in recent years has emerged as a tourist hotspot thanks to its fabulous beachfront. The Bali Golf & Country Club Address: Jl. Kawasan Nusa Dua Resort Phone:+ 62 361 771791
Pristine and peaceful Geger Beach in Nusa Dua is truly a tropical paradise and the perfect place to sunbathe and swim.
3.) Museum Pasifika
Touted as the best museum in Bali, Museum Pasifika houses a large collection of artworks originating from the Pacific region Founder Philippe Augier is a French entrepreneur who sold his industrial-catering business and made himself an art collector. Apart from the outstanding traditional arts, the museum also has a unique collection of early 20th century European artists who resided in Bali such as Arie Smit and Le Mayeur. Phone +62 0361 774 935 www.museum-pasifika.com Opening hours 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Feast 1.) Bumbu Bali
Bumbu Bali prides itself as the only restaurant in the island serving authentic Balinese dishes. Expect nothing less than exotic flavor through a mixture of the greenest vegetables, ripest fruits and freshest seafood the island has to offer. You can also take cooking classes here.
Address Jl. Pratama, Tanjung Benoa
Nusa Dua 80363, Bali, Indonesia Phone +62 361 77 12 56 2.) Nusa Dua Beach Grill Nusa Dua Beach Grill is a restaurant with no exact address. But everyone who’s been here swears by its glorious Western dishes. Address Jl. Pura Geger, Nusa Dua (next to The Mulia hotel & resort) Phone +62 3617434779
1.) Sekar Jagat Spa At Sekar Jagat Spa, Madam Indri Artini Arta offers a balanced menu that consists of body treatment, traditional massage and grooming rituals unique to the local custom. She uses homegrown herbs, flowers and plants, as well as traditionally concocted oil – something that’s become a rarity in the increasingly commercialized spa business in Bali. Phone +62 361 770 210 www.balinesespa.com
1.) Padi Art Market, Bali Collection Perhaps the most famous shopping center in the Nusa Dua area. It is particularly popular among tourists, thanks to the great selection of local artworks, souvenirs and handicrafts available here.
Phone +62 361 778 924