Bali has been enchanting
its guests from centuries. As one of the most beautiful islands on earth, Bali
witness a colorful tapestry of ceremonies, dances and cultural performances.
Bali has diverse history and culture , the balinese remain unique and virtually
untainted by sheer number of people who visit Bali.
are glad to welcome you to this exotic island ,Bali
With 5,700 sq. kilometers
and inhabited by approximately 3 million people, Bali boasts the finest beaches
in Asia, even in the world where the warm waters of India Ocean lap the white
sands of Sanur and Kuta located on the eastern and western coasts of the
southern part of the Bali island. The Nusa Dua peninsula on the southern tip is still
growing as a tourist resort.
Bali is the land of 10,000
temples. In BaliThe "pura" is the central place for worship, civic, family and social
gathering. Bali dance, drama and ritual and cremation ceremonies are an integral part
of Balinese Hindu Cultures. A vibrant culture, unique
arts and ceremonies, a friendly people and scenic beauty make Bali an island
almost unreal in today's changing world It is therefore the main destination for
pleasure tourists to Indonesia. Bali's international airport, Ngurah Rai, is the
nation's eastern gateway, served by numerous international airlines and charter
Bali's culture is based on
its unique form of Hinduism called "Hindu Darma" which has been retained after
the Islamization of Java. Since then, it has developed through the centuries.
Though the caste system is observed, it is not as rigid as in India. In Bali,
religion is the source of traditional customs in family and community life. Its
influence is also strongly felt in the bali arts.
Bali island is dominated by mountains, with a
cluster of volcanoes of which one is the active Mount Agung and considered
sacred. Terraced rice-fields dominate the landscape, with small streams bringing
water for irrigation.
The attraction of Bali is
its unique art and culture. It almost seems that every person is an artist in
some form, whether it is painting, weaving, carving, basketry, etc., or even in
decorations which are done at many shrines in public areas, on roads, paddy
fields or in homes. Villagers spend their free time in these arts which are
taught from a very young age.
The soul of the Balinese
is in his religion, so it finds its expression in the arts. A friendly people,
the Balinese who are more exposed to international tourists, generally speak
more English than people in other parts of Indonesia. Keeping pace with the
number of visitors and the need for their accommodation, more hotels have been
built, from small bungalow types for the budget traveler to the luxurious Nusa
Dua tourist resort area. Water sports have gained in popularity : surfing on
Kuta, wind surfing at Sanur, sailing and scuba diving at several other tourist
A short, hot wet
season is from November to March, and a longer, cooler dry season from April to