Sambangan Secret Garden Blue Lagoon Bali

The poster child for the Sambangan Secret Garden, the Blue Lagoon is perhaps the biggest draw to the area thanks to its incredible natural beauty. With a pool of strikingly blue water enveloped by high rock faces, the lagoon is a wonderfully picturesque swimming spot that’s reminiscent of a scene from a fairy tale. The surrounding rock faces are covered in lush jungle foliage, and hanging vines and giant boulders complete the mythical backdrop. At the centre of the lagoon is a small waterfall that’s…Continue Reading “Sambangan Secret Garden Blue Lagoon, Bali”

  Hidden in the jungle in the north of Bali, Aling Aling Waterfall is one of several waterfalls located in the beautiful Sambangan Secret Garden. Aling Aling Waterfall is arguably the most famous of all the waterfalls located in the Sambangan Secret Garden and, standing at 35 metres, it is also the tallest. Sitting at the end of the valley, the waterfall is enclosed by imposing rock faces covered in thick jungle foliage, making for a striking first impression. A powerful gush of water plummets…Continue Reading “Aling Aling Waterfall, Bali”

Kelingking Beach Nusa Penida Bali

The biggest of the three Nusa islands, Nusa Penida is an untamed paradise located just south-east of Bali. Despite changing drastically in recent years, the island still lacks the infrastructure that can be found on its neighbouring island, Nusa Lembongan, and as a result, many people opt to stay on Nusa Lembongan and do a Nusa Penida day trip. However, because Nusa Penida is so vast, it’s a good idea to spend a few nights on the island itself in order to have time to…Continue Reading “Where to stay on Nusa Penida, Bali”

How to get to Nusa Penida

Travelling from Bali to Nusa Penida is incredibly easy, meaning you don’t have to do a Nusa Penida tour in order to visit. There are a number of different ways to get to the island, including a jukung public boat and a private transfer, but the best way is to use the Nusa Penida fast boat service, which takes just 45 minutes from Sanur. A number of different companies offer a fast boat service to Nusa Penida, leaving from Sanur, Kusamba and Padang Bai several…Continue Reading “How to get to Nusa Penida, Bali”

Kelingking Beach Nusa Penida Bali

With a distinctive cliff formation that resembles a Tyrannosaurus Rex, Kelingking Beach has become the poster child for Nusa Penida – a remote and exotic island located just south-east of Bali. Towering limestone cliffs carpeted with lush green foliage form the iconic T-Rex head and body while the beach itself is nestled in a secluded bay at the bottom of the 400-metre-high cliffs. With vivid turquoise water and bright white sand encased by the ferocious dinosaur-shaped cliffs, it’s a uniquely beautiful landscape that fully deserves…Continue Reading “Kelingking Beach Nusa Penida, Bali”