Candidasa Beach the beautiful area in East of Bali
Candidasa Beach is another beautiful beach you have to visit while in Bali. This is quite far from Ngurah Rai airport, around 65 kilometers away from there. Candidasa, when you visit it, is not as crowded as Kuta or Sanur, so that it can be a sweet escape for those who want to have a peaceful place. From here, tourists can also visit Tirta Gangga water palace, Taman Ujung Sukasada, Padang Bai beach, and also Tenganan.
How to Reach Candidasa Beach
This beach is located in Teluk Amuk, a famous place for diving. This is also a famous spot for the surfer and divers. From Denpasar, you need to drive for 60 kilometers, or two-hour of driving from the airport. Besides the underwater scenery, most of the tourists adore the sunrise and sunset scenery at this beach. What a great place for new couple to do honey moon. It is recommended.
This beach has some small islands that surround it, the first one is Gili Mempang and the second is Gili Biaha. The location is only 100 meters from Candidasa.
Transportation and Facilities
Join to Bali tour package trough east Bali is highly recommended to get to this beach. It is cheaper than renting a taxi to bring you there. Another advantage of the package is that you also can free visiting other interesting places in Karangasem. If you hire Bali tour guide, you will stop at some other vacation spot before arriving here.
The facilities are quite complete. There is wide variety of hotels and villas there. For those who look for cheap hotels, it is very easy to find it there. Classy restaurant and small restaurants are also available there. Night performance in bars is also easy to find. Some local people sometimes offer package for snorkeling and diving in three small islands at Candidasa. Well, you can use this way to get cheaper price enjoying Candidasa beach.