Most people want to visit Bali. It is a paradise island where we can do so many fun things such as surfing, swimming, nightlife and the beach.
Making it a perfect place to spend for your holidays with family or friends.
Kuta is one of the popular spots to visit in Bali. The place is always busy with tourists, either domestic or international. Some of the reasons for it’s popularity is it is home to Kuta Beach and to the crazy nightlife.
Fun Things To Do
If you happen to be visiting Kuta, here are some of the fun things to do in Kuta Bali that you might want to try.
Learn to Surf
Surfing is definitely the most obvious things to do in Kuta with Kuta Beach is quite well-known as a place for surfing. You will see people riding the waves with their surfing board.
The waves in this area is quite mild, which is perfect for beginners to try their skill. Have no skills to surf?
Don’t let this reason to stop you. There are surf shops and locals on the beach that teach people how to surf.
Get a Temporary Tattoo
How about trying something different like getting tattoo? Don’t get scared right away as the tattoo’s we are mentioning here are not permanent.
At Kuta Beach, you can actually get a temporary tattoo, which are quite popular. You can get one from a local tattoo artist.
The ingredient used for the tattoo is completely safe since it is made of henna. What’s more, the price to get one is pretty affordable.
With the price range is between IDR50,000 – IDR300,000 depending on the size and pattern of the tattoo.
If surfing is not for you, then simply lay around the beach and sunbathe. Many visitors to Bali do the same thing so they can get a tan.
However, do not forget to apply a sunblock cream to prevent your skin from getting sunburn.
If you forgot to bring your mat, you can rent one from a nearby rental shop.
Visit The Waterbom Bali
Waterbom Bali is a waterpark in Kuta Bali. This is one place you certainly would not want to miss, especially when you are traveling your kids.
It is one of the largest water parks you can find on Bali. In this park, there are plenty of various rides such as Twin Racers, Superbowl, Python, Lazy River and many more.
The facilities and services here are very complete with everything you expect from a modern waterpark.
If you are hungry, you can go to their cafe, food court or even pool bar.
Go For A Drink and Watch The Sunset
Bali is also popular to watch the breathtaking sunset. But, to make it more delicate, how about enjoying the view while having a few drinks.
There are plenty of outdoor bar that offers you a change to see the sunset over the sea. The view is more outstanding during sunset, and you can enjoy it while making yourself in comfort with some drinks.
When night comes, maybe don’t go a sleep too early. Get up and be ready for some more fun and party in Kuta. The atmosphere in Kuta at night cab be very exciting and full of energy.
Some of the best DJs from around the world also join to play some amazing musics. Of course there are some other spots in Kuta where you can experience a great nightlife.
Giant Sea Turtle Statue
Bali is a good place to learn about sea turtles. And, you can learn about the Giant Sea Turtle Statue (Patung Penyu Raksasa).
This is a place specialized for sea turtle cultivation. The purpose of this facility is to increase the number of sea turtles, which are decreasing as passgoes by.
In this place, we can directly see the process of how the staff take care of all the sea turtles. It is even possible to witness a sea turtle hatching from the egg.
Furthermore, you may also have the opportunity to release the sea turtle babies back to the ocean. So, if you are a turtle lover, then this is a must-visit place for you.
Traveling with Dokar
There is nothing better to know about Kuta than traveling around the area. Dokar is traditional pedicab pulled by a horse. One ride can load up to 4 people, including the driver.
It only costs IDR100,000 for one-way travel. The journey will be started from Kuta Beach, which is also the ending point.
This service is available from day to night.
Try The Upside Down World Bali
Kuta has several fun attractions which offer you a whole different atmosphere. One of them is Upside Down World Bali. As you can guess by its name, this is a place of which all of the furniture is upside down.
When you come into a room, you will feel like you have entered into a new world where it defies gravity.
The other recommended attraction is Dream Museum Zone Bali. This place has varieties of artistic murals with optical illusion effect.
Here you can get some unique and interactive pictures for your social media.
Where to Stay in Kuta Bali
Kuta has a good variety of guest houses, hostels and hotels. Here are a few places to check out and give you an idea of what is available in Kuta Bali.
Remember to check the reviews and book a place that suits you interests while traveling.
Grandmas Plus Hotel Airport
Rating 8.6, Prices start from $17 for Double room
Grandmas Plus Hotel Airport offers free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel and has an outdoor swimming pool. Rooms are air-conditioned and fitted with a flat-screen cable TV, safety deposit box and seating area.
Cara Cara Inn
Rating 9.0, Prices start from $24 for Double room
Cara Cara Inn offers accommodation with an outdoor pool and a restaurant. Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel. Simply furnished, rooms at Cara Cara Inn are fitted with air conditioning, a personal safe and a cable TV.
The Tusita Hotel
Rating 7.5, Prices start from $22 for Double room
The Tusita Hotel offers an outdoor pool, restaurant and 24-hour front desk. Free Wi-Fi is provided. Each air conditioned room comes fitted with a flat-screen cable TV, tea/coffee-making facilities and a personal safe.
Finally, those are some of the fun things to do in Kuta Bali. Of course there are still plenty of others you might not want to miss out like bungee jumping, sling shot, etc. All in all, there are loads of fun things to do in Kuta Bali.
And that’s it for now! I’d love to know if this guide on the things to do in Kuta Bali has helped you. Let me know if you have any questions and let me know if you go.