Tired of the usual tourist spots and craving for somewhere new, interesting and unusual in Bali? 

This guide is just for you!

FOR THE SEEKERS OF THE UNKNOWN: CREEPY ABANDONED PLACES IN BALI

1. ABANDONED AIRPLANE

Nobody knows how it got there, but one thing we know is that mysteries are just asking to be explored. Set foot in this bizarre aircraft and take some eerie snaps to show off to your friends!

Address: Jl. Nusa Dua Selatan, Kutuh, Badung Regency

2. UNDERWATER SHIPWRECK IN TULAMBEN

Bali does seem to have an affinity for the mysterious! Sate your curiosity and need for adventure by exploring the previously-elusive shipwreck in Tulamben.

Address: JL. Tulamben, Amlapura, Tulamben, Denpasar, Kabupaten Karangasem

Price: 30 USD (S$40.80)

FOR THE INTELLECTUALLY CURIOUS: HAVE A LEARNING HOLIDAY IN BALI

There are several places to get acquainted with traditional Balinese cuisine. Maria’s and Anita’s Cooking Classes are great ways to learn more about Indonesian food – and to try some for yourself!

1.. MARIA’S COOKING CLASS

PHOTO: Facebook/Maria’s Cooking Class Bali

Learn how to cook local Balinese favourites like Beef Rendang, Chicken Bumbu and many more! You even get to join in the sourcing of ingredients at a local market.

Address: Jl. Juwet Sari 3A, Kuta

Operating Hours: 8 am – 3 pm

Price: 50 USD

2. L’ ATELIER PARFUMS ET CREATIONS

If you’ve ever wanted to create your own scents and fragrances, but never knew where to begin, you can look forward to workshops at the L’Atelier Parfums et Creations to do just that.

Address: Jl. Raya Nusa Dua Selatan Lot #3 Nusa Dua

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Operating Hours: 10 am – 7 pm

Price: 90-125 USD

3. POD CHOCOLATE FACTORY

Who doesn’t love chocolate? What’s more, who doesn’t love working on the fruits of your labour, then eating it immediately after? Create your own praline chocolate elephants as souvenirs from your Bali trip.

Address: Jalan Tukad Ayung, Carangsari, Petang, Carangsari, Petang, Kabupaten Badung

Operating Hours: 9 am – 4 pm

Price: 50 USD

4. CANTIKA ZEST SPA

Beauty lovers would be excited to discover that you’ll be able to make your very own face cream and scrub. The workshop with Cantika Spa employs natural ingredients for your regimen.

Address: Jalan Penestanan Kelod, Singakerta, Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar

Operating Hours: 10 am – 7 pm

Price: 80,000 – 150,000 IDR (S$7.80 – S$14.60)

FOR THE CULTURAL BUFFS: TEMPLES AND CULTURAL SITES IN BALI

1. TAMAN AYUN

Taman Ayun means ‘beautiful garden’, and it’s no wonder that the site was given its name. Built in 1634, the temple is rich in history, with traditional odalan ceremonies still being held every 210 days.

Address: Jalan Ayodya, Mengwi, Kabupaten Badung, Bali, Indonesia

2. PURA GUNUNG KAWI

Pura Gunung Kawi houses ten beautiful shrines with complex, intricate stones carvings. This funerary complex was built in the 11th century and one of the definite attractions in Bali.

Address: Banjar Penaka, Tampak Siring, Manukaya, Kec. Gianyar, Kabupaten Gianyar

3. PURA BESAKIH

Situated amidst the slopes of Mount Agung, a 1000 metre hike up the mountain would bring you here. Pura Besakih features a six-storey high staircase for visitors to ascend.

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Address: Desa Besakih, Kecamatan Rendang, Besakih, Kec. Karangasem, Kabupaten Karangasem

4. DEVDAN SHOW

The Devdan Show offers a spectacular glimpse into all of the dance and music styles of each region. Be in awe of the performances from the Bali, Sumatra, Borneo, Java and also Papua regions.

Address: Jl. Nusa Dua, Benoa, Kuta Sel., Kabupaten Badung

Operating Hours: 7.30 pm – 9 pm

Price: 100 USD

There are tons of other attractions in Bali that go beyond beaches and candlelit dinners. 

Be sure to keep your eyes peeled for lesser-known activities in Bali the next time you visit the island.

Happy travelling!

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