Bali is an island East of Java in Indonesia, about two hours from the capital city Jakarta when travelling by plane. To most of the local people, Bali is an ‘Island of the Gods’ because of its amazing and beautiful environment which always captivates and is the best option for leisure travelling whether as an individual or with companions.
While there are a number of places that most people prefer to visit in Bali, there are also more secluded places in Bali which can be more comfortable for relaxation and privacy. Nusa Dua is one such place located at the South-Eastern part of Bali Island approximately 40 Km south from Denpasar which is the Provincial capital of Bali. To go to Nusa Dua from Kuta takes around 20 to 40 minutes and from Jimbaran around 15 to 30 minutes via the Jalan Bypass Ngurah Rai. You will pass the International airport in Tuban when you drive to Nusa Dua or Jimbaran.
Places to be in Nusa Dua
Bali Nusa Dua as it is commonly known features soft sandy beaches and a calm sea. You can find here the Pantai Geger public beach, a white sand beach safe for swimming and served by restaurants, beach beds and massage ladies working for the local cooperative hence benefiting the locals by boosting their living standards. There is also the Pasifika Museum which is full of exhibitions of Bali, Asian and South Pacific art, Polynesian artifacts and great works of renowned world artists such as Theo Meier. There is also the Serangan Island, a turtle conservation region where glass bottomed boats are available to enable the observation of these marine creatures. Water sports activities are yet another option and include parasailing, diving, jetski and sea fishing. The Nusa Dua Golf and Country Club offers golf courses at an affordable fee.
Services to look forward to
Villas for rent in Nusa Dua mostly located near the beaches and therefore give a spectacular view of the sea while at the same time providing splendid services such as a private swimming pool. Hotels and restaurants also offer personal services at the guest’s request such as personal cooks and attendants. These include among others, Benoa Café, Nusa Dua Beach Grill and Bumbu Bali. Shopping in Nusa Dua can be another great experience for cheap but high quality merchandise and there are both international stores and local shopping malls to choose from. There are also kids clubs, meeting and conference rooms hence making it both convenient for formal and informal gathering.
Bali Nusa Dua is a place to be for a great time during the holidays. It is also a wonderful place to be in during the best occasions in one’s life such as a honeymoon and for wedding ceremonies. There is a chapel in Nusa Dua located on a cliff where one can have a great view of the ocean and enjoy the sea breeze. This place also provides suitable and beautiful areas for wedding receptions and other ceremonial events.