All of us like crystal clear waters, salty swims and sunshine. If you are a beach-goer aficionado, Bali might be your ideal vacation. Their picture-perfect backdrops, world-class surfing and an unlimited variety of watersports will make sure you have the time of your life. A small province in Indonesia, Bali is rich in sandy beaches and sun-soaking adventures. Watching the sunset on the horizon will see you contemplating the meaning of life as these beaches are much more than a destination, it is an experience. Go ahead and pack your sunscreen, swimming trunks and your summer playlist. It’s time for a beach island escapade.
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The Most Exotic Beaches in Bali You Can Visit
1. Seminyak Beach
Seminyak beach is best known for its hedonistic nature. Located in the heart of Bali’s oceanfront, this 5KM stretch of sand is filled with the very best restaurants, beach bars and hotels. Once the sunsets, beach parties make up a large chunk of Bali’s nightlife.
This beach starts from the outskirts of Kuta and goes all the way up to Canggu. If you are looking to try your hand at surfing, parasailing, wakeboarding, etc. you will definitely find what you are looking for at Seminyak beach.
2. Jimbaran Bay
Jimbaran Bay is best known for its seafood sunsets. This soft, white sandy beach stretches for 3KM and has to drop dead scenery which will leave you awestruck. Famous for being the spot where local fishermen sell their fresh catch each morning, accompanied by a row of beachfront barbecues and seafood restaurants where you not only soak in the taste of fresh seafood but also the jaw-dropping ambience and views.
3. Amed Beach
Amed beach is not your typical white sand beach. Located on Bali’s northeastern coast, it is best known for underwater activities such as diving, snorkelling, underwater helmet walks, etc. Bali’s most vibrant coral reefs are also located here which is hailed to be an extraordinary adventure beneath the waves. If you are an underwater explorer, the shipwrecked US Liberty lies quite close to the coral reef and is bubbling with aquatic life. Make sure to pack your underwater camera housing.
There are Bali holiday packages that cater to everyone. Listed below is an itinerary for a 5-day stay in Indonesia.
- Destination: Kuta, located in southern Bali, Indonesia.
- Duration of Stay: 4 Nights and 5 Days.
- Type of Holiday: Leisure and Adventure.
- Tourist activities: Nature and culture tour of Bali.
- Tourist water sports attractions: Banana Boat, Jet-Ski Ride, Parasailing, etc.
- Major Tourist Sites: Royal Palace, Ubud Art Market, Tegenungan Waterfall, Tanah Lot Temple and Tegalalang Rice Terrace.
This holiday package includes 5 customizable activities based on what the tourist is most interested to see. Remember that Bali provides visa on arrival for Indian tourists. The 4 nights, 5 days package starts at a price of Rs. 23675 per person, inclusive of breakfast. Flight tickets are not included in the total cost.
The Most Picturesque Beaches in Australia
1. Bondi Beach
Australia is a country known for its beach culture, barbeques, kangaroos and outdoor sports. Bondi beach which is located in Campbell Parade, Sydney, has a rich and deeply fascinating history as it was here that the world’s first Surf Life Saving Club was initiated. To date, the club has saved 12,690 people and accepts new volunteers every day.
Bondi welcomes tourists all year round. It is a popular hangout spot for locals as the beach is easily accessible from the city. If you are a sucker for floating in turquoise waters and basking in the sun, Bondi beach will not disappoint.
2. Lizard Island
Lizard Island is located near Cairns, north of Queensland. Known to be the perfect island getaway, this island beach resort is definitely worth the price if you have deep pockets. The world-famous Great Barrier Reef can be accessed from Lizard island which is a highly sought after tourist attraction. If underwater adventures aren’t your thing, you can choose from 23 stunning white sand beaches to laze around and relax on.
3. Wineglass Bay
Wineglass bay is located in Freycinet National Park, Tasmania. Not far from the coast of Australia, Tasmania is a must-visit beach destination. Approximately a 2-hour drive from Launceston, Wineglass bay features pink granite peaks with turquoise waters to match.
Water sports and nature enthusiasts can visit Tasmania’s east coast to partake in a wide range of activities such as snorkelling, kayaking, canoeing, wildlife spotting and hiking. All Australian tour packages will include sightseeing, beach hopping, watersports, outdoor activities, etc. Regardless of the duration of your holiday and how much you can afford, Australia will always be worth it. Listed below is an itinerary for a 5-day family stays in the land down under.
- Destination: Brisbane and Gold Coast, located in Queensland, north-eastern Australia.
- Duration of Stay: 4 Nights and 5 Days (2 nights in each city).
- Type of Holiday: Leisure and Kid-friendly.
- Tourist activities: Gold Coast SkyPoint Observation Deck, Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, wheel of Brisbane, etc.
- Tourist water sports attractions: Jet-Ski Ride, Parasailing, flyboarding, wakeboarding, etc.
This Australian holiday package includes 5 customizable activities. Visa fees are liable to be paid by you. The 4 nights, 5 days, 2 city package starts at a price of Rs. 96166 per person, inclusive of breakfast. Flight tickets are also included in the total cost.