Travel to Bali and discover the true exoticism of an earthly paradise
Between the Equator and the tropics of Cancer, in the middle of the Indonesian archipelago is Bali, a small paradise on earth that acrobatically marvels between its natural beauty and the mysterious atmosphere of its energy. Bali, which likes to stand out, through a landscape of exotic and positive energy, is a small island with its own modern and vibrant culture and seems to live happily ever after, following its own dream in the middle of the sea and the lush tropical vegetation that surrounds it. The only difference is that this dream has a dynamic, which manages to entice every traveler on a journey full of emotions.
Magnificent beaches with golden sands and palm trees that reach the edge of the sea, rich tropical forests with waterfalls and cultural treasures hidden in their green landscapes, stepped rice paddies and coral reefs, reveal a stunning landscape ready to welcome all visitors looking for an unprecedented travel experience.
Hindu temples and monuments - treasures of the rich culture of the island reveal the efforts of the local people to understand the life and values of Asia. Wherever the visitor is in Bali, beaches such as: Kuta and Seminyak, Nusa Dua and Legian, become the ultimate backdrop of an earthly paradise, as they stretch against the endless blue background of the ocean. A visit to the Hindu temples Titta Empul, Mother temple of Besakih, and the coastal temple Tanah Lot, will reveal the mysterious and all-encompassing atmosphere of Hindu meditation. In the Ubund of artistic tradition and human crafts, the heart of authentic Bali seems to be beating, while rafting and hiking activities in the jungle of waterfalls, offers everyone the opportunity to share the energy that comes from the primordial volcanic earth. In the famous elephant cave experience the purification of the soul and the removal of every trace of bad energy, while in the bay of Jimbaran enjoy a magnificent sunset against the backdrop of the ocean and experience the unforgettable experience of enjoyable tropical life.
Food and local cuisine
The local cuisine in Bali offers a wide variety of flavors through dishes that combine excellent raw materials and excellent spices. With obvious influences from Chinese cuisine, meat, fish, vegetables and greens and of course rice stand out as top ingredients of local cuisine. Tastes worth trying include dishes like babi goolig (pork on a spit), babe tatou (baked duck) and of course lavar (whole well-cooked duck served at local festivals). Additionally, Nasai kambour (consists of steamed rice, meat with vegetables and coconut) and Goreng nasi (fried rice with garlic, tamarind, chili and sweet soy sauce.). All dishes can be accompanied by the excellent quality beer, Bintang, as well as salads such as Gado Gado, (vegetable salad with pistachio sauce).
The best season to visit Bali
Ideally choose the period from May to September, a period when the climate is more dry than humid, the temperatures are favorable and the humidity levels are extremely low. In August and September there is an influx of tourists, as well as the Christmas period.
How to move around Bali
Transfer from/to Bali
Gusto Ngurah Raí Airport is 15 km away south of the capital Denpasar. You can travel by air through Athens through intermediate stations. Transportation to the city center is achieved by bus or taxi. Buses depart regularly from the 2 terminals of the airport, while taxis wait outside the arrivals area. Alternatively you can choose a rental car or go to your destination through your hotel.
Ideally choose to travel to Bali by car (rental) or by some means of public transport. There are regular buses, although the traffic is intense in Bali. Alternatively use a taxi (via Uber service), or the motorbike and Gojek (local taxi beat.). At the same time you can choose the bike for your transportation.