10 Best Romantic Places In Bali, Indonesia - Updated 2021

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If you are a travel fanatic, Bali is undoubtedly the most magical and romantic gateway for couples amidst beautiful beaches and picturesque scenic beauty. The hot and humid climate of Bali throughout the year-long will always make you and your partner put on your bathing suits and head towards the beach. Bali is the most popular island in the archipelago of Indonesia that offers a perfect escape from your monotonous routine life. This living postcard destination has a lot more to offer than it meets the eye. If you are fond of traveling, Bali is not just a destination of pristine beaches, villages and great scenic views, there are many hidden gems and cool places that are a perfect romantic gateway. If you are looking for a romantic escape, this beautiful island of Indonesia should be on your bucket list. Check out the best romantic places in Bali, Indonesia that you must visit on your next trip.

1. Mount Batur

Mount batur and lake
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Mount Batur is one of the most sought after tourist spots that promises a great adventure tour for every visitor. The unforgettable trek to Mt. Batur before the sunrise is one of the most incredible things to witness as you see the rays of sun graces the night sky with a beautiful array of colors.

Mount Batur

Address: South Batur, Kintamani, Bangli Regency, Bali, Indonesia

Website: Mount Batur

Opening hours: 7am - 11pm

Price: 60 USD

2. Kaveri Spa

Editor's Note: Photo taken from the establishment's official social account

3. Waterbom Bali

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Source: waterbombali on Instagram

If you are up for some real fun and enjoy a fun-filled wet day out with your family or friends, this water park offers a perfect relaxation with numerous water games, rides, and other exciting activities for every age group. The park also has tropical gardens and pools with restaurants and leisure facilities to keep you occupied the whole day. Starting from the easy-going pools to large adrenaline-pumping rides, these crazy rides with twists and turns is bound to give you the most thrilling experience of your life.

Waterbom Bali

Address: Jl. Kartika Plaza Tuban, Kuta, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361, Indonesia

Website: Waterbom Bali

Opening hours: 9am - 6pm

Price: 25 USD

4. Canggu Beach


Located between the Echo beach and Kerobokan, this beautiful Canggu beach features a bunch of beachfront bars, beach cafes, hipsters etc. The beach is also popular for its amazing coastlines with diverse black sand beaches and popular surf breaks that attract surfers across the globe. Also, the abundant choice of villas or resorts, paired with five-star facilities along with a happening hangout zone and shops, catering to visitors from abroad make it a popular neighborhood among expats.

Canggu Beach

Address: Canggu, North Kuta, Badung Regency, Bali, Indonesia

Website: Canggu Beach

Opening hours: 24 hours

5. Bukit Mende


Located in the highlands of the mountains, Bukit Mende offers a visual treat to experience nature’s beauty. This place is a hidden favorite among travelers and has the potential to be called a great trekking destination among adventure lovers. The Mende hill, popularly known as the Surabaya hill, is a very special place, as you can witness the cluster of clouds coming down the hill and also catch a beautiful view of the ocean from the hilltop. There can’t be a better place to experience the spectacular beauty of nature away from the crowds.

Bukit Mende

Address: Kubutambahan, Buleleng Regency, Bali 81172, Indonesia

Website: Bukit Mende

Opening hours: 6am - 6pm

6. Melasti Beach

Lonely Beach at Melasti
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Located below a high cliff, the Melasti beach is one of the popular tourist attractions. Even the roads leading to the beach have several bends and limestone cliff, making it a great photo shoot location among travelers. At the north end of the beach, there is a small hill overlooking the sea. It’s a beautiful hidden tourist spot in Bali where you can enjoy soaking in the sun in a pool of natural waters.

Melasti Beach

Address: No.8, Gg. VIII, Ungasan, South Kuta, Badung Regency, Bali 80234, Indonesia

Website: Melasti Beach

Opening hours: 24 hours

7. Gitgit waterfall


Just a 10 km (6 miles) drive towards the south of north Bali from the main town of Singaraja, this spectacular waterfall in Bali has been ranked as a popular hotspot among visitors. The Gitgit waterfall is surrounded by high mountains and rice paddies. The waterfall is easily accessible by road and is usually a natural stopover on tour itineraries. As you walk down the narrow gorge, you can witness a 40 meters (131 feet) cascade that pours constantly into a rocky pool.

Gitgit waterfall

Address: Jl. Raya Bedugul - Singaraja, Gitgit, Sukasada, Kabupaten Buleleng, Bali 81161, Indonesia

Website: Gitgit waterfall

Opening hours: 7am - 10pm

Price: 1.42 USD

8. Marigold (Gumitir Garden)

Aerial view of woman on a marigold field. Bali island.
Source: Photo by Flickr user Artem Beliaikin used under CC0

Gumitir is popularly known as the Mexican marigold among tourist around the globe. You can witness thousands of stunning marigolds grown across the island. These golden yellow flowers have a pivotal role to play in the Balinese culture and are used as offerings. It’s an amazing view to watch thousands of yellow flowers grown over a large area and is one of the popular tourist spots in Bali.

Marigold (Gumitir Garden)

Address: Belok/Sidan, Petang, Badung Regency, Bali 80353, Indonesia

Website: Marigold

Opening hours: 10am - 6pm

Price: 1.42 USD

9. Tanah Lot Temple

TanahLot 2014
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This temple is one of the iconic landmarks and romantic places to visit in Bali. Perched on the top of an outcrop, this ancient shrine is built on a dramatic rock formation in the sea. This magnificent historic landmark is situated at a distance of 20 km (12 miles) northwest of Kuta. It’s an amazing view to witness this beautiful ancient landmark standing strong amidst constantly crashing waves. This iconic pilgrimage site also facilitates smaller shrines and leisure facilities for tourists and visitors including restaurants, shops, and cultural park showcasing traditional dance performances.

Tanah Lot Temple

Address: Jl. Tanah Lot, Beraban, Kediri, Kabupaten Tabanan, Bali 82121, Indonesia

Website: Tanah Lot Temple

Opening hours: 7am - 7pm

Price: 4.2 USD

10. Pasir Putih Beach

Pasir Putih Beach
Source: Photo by Flickr user David Stanley used under CC BY 2.0

This beach is a hidden gem in the beautiful island of Bali. The beach has a beautiful coastline and stretches in between two hills that lie in between the villages of Bugbug and its namesake Perasi. It’s an amazing adventure ride getting on this beach. This virgin beach offers a pristine stretch of white sand with a small rocky islet. It’s an alluring setting in comparison to any other shores on the west. The beach offers a unique combination of boulders on the sand situated near the cliff. You can even enjoy several water sports activities or simply enjoy the beautiful sunset lying on the beach.

Pasir Putih Beach

Address: Jalan Jendral Sudirman, Padangbai, Karangasem, Kabupaten Karangasem, Bali 80811, Indonesia

Website: Pasir Putih Beach

Opening hours: 24 hours

Bali, an enchanting couple destination

If you are looking for a romantic gateway with your partner, Bali is the most appropriate destination to spend your vacation in the most romantic way. With great outdoors and mesmerizing scenic views, the place is bound to captivate you. So, pack your bags to explore this little paradise called Bali.

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