About Bali

Island of Paradise or Island of Thousand Temples. Those names are some names which referred to Bali Island.

Bali is one of the The island lies 3.2 km (2 mi) east of Java, and is approximately 8 degrees south of the equator. It is located between Java and Lombok Island. East to west, the island is approximately 153 km (95 mi) wide and spans approximately 112 km (69 mi) north to south; its land area is 5,632 km². The Balinese have strong spiritual roots and despite the large influx of tourists over the years, their culture is still very much alive. The main religion is Agama Hindu Dharma.

Naturally creative, the Balinese have traditionally used their talents for religious purposes and most of the beautiful work to be seen here has been inspired by stories from the Ramayana and other Hindu epics.

As a Tourist Destination, Bali has several Tourist’s Objects such as the most popular Kuta Beach with it’s golden white sandy beach, the sacred Monkey Forest and Cliff Temple of Uluwatu, the magnificient lake temple “Ulun Danu” and Tanah Lot Temple where built on the rock in the middle of the sea or for those who love adventure the island also provide you a morning trek to Mount Batur where you can boiled egg fro your breakfast on it’s lava while waiting the beautiful sunrise. Those are just a few, therefore a lot more that you can do during your stay in Bali. You can experience and explore the island from it’s nature, culture and the people.

Quick Facts About Bali:

  • Weather :Dry Season occurs from April to October with heat and humidity indexes still high. Monsoon season is between November and March with January and February being the wettest months.
  • Language: National Language is Bahasa Indonesia, but Balinese has their own local language called Basa Bali. However English are widely spoken in most of the island especially in hotel and major Tourist Attractions.
  • Electricity : 220 Volt.
  • Currency : Indonesia Rupiah
By | 2013-03-19T18:58:02+00:00 March 19th, 2013|quickfacts|