Nusa Dua Beach is one of the resort areas located in the southern part of the Island of Bali and is often used to organize international events such as the APEC Summit and the United Nations Conference so that it is frequently visited by the leaders of various countries. Other than offering the beauty of
Nusa Dua Beach is one of the resort areas located in the southern part of the Island of Bali and is often used to organize international events such as the APEC Summit and the United Nations Conference so that it is frequently visited by the leaders of various countries. Other than offering the beauty of the beach, Nusa Dua area also hosts many five-star hotels making it a favorite place for those important occasions.
Nusa Dua tourist area is nicely organized and gives the impression of luxury. Sanitation and shade trees are well maintained. Virtually every international hotel in the area has a beautiful garden and it can be said that the gardens in Nusa Dua are the most beautiful on the Island of Bali. Nusa Dua Beach has tranquil waves making it safe and suitable for a holiday destination. Sitting back and relaxing on the beach under tropical sun while enjoying beautiful panoramic coastline is certainly very pleasant.
With the predicate as the best destination, the coastal area of Nusa Dua has a total of 25 hotels with approximately 4,000 rooms. In Nusa Dua area, guests can choose hotels with facilities according to their taste. If wishing to get luxurious facilities, there are five-star hotels like the Grand Hyatt, St. Regis or Nusa Dua Beach Hotel with varied room rates depending on the type and grade of the hotel room. To find a cheaper hotel, guests can choose the other star-rated hotels around Nusa Dua.
Like the hotels, there are also many restaurants in Nusa Dua along the road section heading for Nusa Dua to the lips of its shores. The menus offered are varied, such as Balinese cuisine, European cuisine and Japanese cuisine. When spending holiday to a destination, it seems incomplete without purchasing souvenirs. Well, your favorite souvenirs are widely sold in the local area like at souvenir shops. There, guests can buy a wide range of Balinese accessories such as necklaces, bracelets, glasses, mugs, fans, ashtrays and silver jewelry. Moreover, there are also various T-shirts, beach sarong, shoes, sandals, and fashion with Balinese typical motif.
Another interesting object in the coastal area of Nusa Dua is the small island named the Peninsula Island. On this island sits the statue of Rama and Lakshmana with the height of approximately nine meters. Underneath there is a room holding a giant Vedic Scripture with a size of 2 square meters. Around the statue there are different types of trees planted directly by the ambassadors and the leaders of some countries as a form of friendship with Indonesia.
At the eastern end, there is a cluster of volcanic rocks known as the Water Blow. This is one of the famous coastal areas in Nusa Dua. This rock formation is located directly on the seafront so that the pounding waves are booming and making spectacular high bursts. Location of the Water Blow is right behind the Grand Hyatt. To get there, visitors must come into the area of ITDC Nusa Dua. At first when entering the area of Water Blow there are gates of white stone where the name of Water Blow is inscribed on it. Next to the gates, there is a gravestone that reads a warning to visitors in order to be careful all the times. After that, explore the path neatly arranged to the edge of the cliff.
Water Blow is not a beach because it only has the cliff hit by the waves of the Indian Ocean. As being blocked by a steep cliff, the incoming waves powerfully crash on the rocks and are then blown up. If you make a visit in July, August and September, it is the season of the highest waves reaching up to a height of 20 meters. Visitors really admire it, but do not get too close to the edge of the cliff due to frequent accidents.
In the meantime, the beach in the south of Nusa Dua is relatively deserted so that it is preferred by foreign travelers because there are bars with typical lounge chairs put on the beach. As the beach of Bali in general, the beach of Nusa Dua also has good waves for surfing activities and there are many surfboard rental in the area. Location of the best waves is usually on the south side of the beach. (BTN/014)