Explore Nusa Penida Island Guide 2017, It is not Bali if only has the same things to see and few places to visit. A real Bali adventure begins the south-east of Bali, Nusa Penida Island. For many people, this island might not be recognized as a part of Bali province as the island is separated from Bali island. However, this island attracts many travelers to come especially for travelers who do not want to have an old school Bali excursion. An island popular over the world for the best dramatic diving spot especially for Manta Ray’s and Mola Mola (Oceanic Sunfish), place to discover crystal color beaches, and these you will find here that adorns your journey and reminds you Bali is a truly lovely place. This is a guide article if you wish to visit this wonderful island as soon as you could:
Explore Nusa Penida Island Guide 2017
The easiest way to reach Nusa Penida is you can use the fast boat that departs from Sanur and need 45 minutes to arrive there. There are many operators offer fast boat service to Nusa Penida, usually departs at 07:00 a.m. or 09:00 a.m. however the schedules might be changed or not operated if the weathers condition bad enough. Even you can get the fast boat ticket by the date you want to go but it is better to make the reservation at least one day before.
Things to do:
Snorkeling and diving are becoming the main activities for travelers in this island because of its beautiful pristine coral reefs. However, if you do not wish to do snorkeling and diving, let’s try exploring this island as many as you can, here are our top recommendations place to visit in Nusa Penida:
1. Cyrstal Bay, this place is a popular spot for boats shuttling tourists around on snorkeling and diving trip. This place is being favorite for travelers to lounge on the beach and slap on a mask and fins and explore the sea life.
2. Broken Beach a.k.a Pasih Uug is a stunning natural formation on the coast of Nusa Penida. Once you arrive, the view of an entirely circularly cliff with crystal waters in the middle will impress with its incredible view!
3. Angel Billabong is the next place that you should not be missed when you already decide to have your excursion to this island. It’s basically a little lagoon, set in the middle of the black and craggy volcanic rock. You also may swim in the lagoon but be warned that people have been swept out to sea by the powerful waves.
4. Last but not least, Kelingking Beach also will amaze you by its cliffs jutting into the sea, locals called the Coral Dawa/Paluang. This place is also well known as Manta Ray’s spot, look closely and you can see Manta Rays swimming around in the clear water.
You will not find many transportations like in Kuta, Seminyak or other touristic area in Bali here, cars and motorbikes are also available but not in huge amount and of course this island is a perfect place for travelers who are bored with the hustle bustle of the city as this island is less of crowds.