Information about Bali Canggu

Canggu lies in the southern coast of Bali. It is a charming village famed for its exciting surfing spots. Its black sand beach is not exactly nice for swimming but is excellent for surfing and other aquatic sports. In fact, Canggu is home to several surf camps that would gladly curb your adrenaline junkie tendencies.

Aside from sinew rousing surfing, you can catch sight of one of the most picturesque sunsets in South Bali from your surfboard. The area is a perfect getaway from the daily hustle and bustle of life.

Bali can be reached by plane through the Ngurah Rai International Airport which is located in the Southern part of Bali.  It is the second busiest airport in Indonesia. Flights from different countries are available daily. From the airport it is approximately a 30 minutes drive to Canggu.rice-terrace-bali

Usually, hotels arrange free transfers from the airport but taxis, rental cars, and buses can always take you to Canggu. A reasonable price from the airport to Canggu ranges from Rp 135,000 to Rp 195,000.

Canggu is easily reached by car from any point of the island. Coast roads from North, East, and West Bali are readily accessible. Aside from the scenic view coast roads cut travel time. For budget tourists, taking a bus is a good option. Daily scheduled routes within South Bali are cheap but quite slow.

Some speedboats and fast catamarans offer services from a number of ports Bali. Boats arrive in Benoa Harbour which is roughly 30 minutes away from Canggu.

Variety of restaurants and bistros are situated in Canggu. They offer a wide array of distinctive services that would suit anyone‘s craving. You can indulge yourself with international style food while enjoying sunset views. If you want to dine with scenic rice field views, a number of good value restaurants will be more than happy to serve you.

If you are craving for Indonesian cuisine, a number of superb restaurants offer delectable dishes at reasonable prices. For health enthusiast, organic markets on Sundays would be perfect for you.

Aside from black sand beaches, captivating sunsets, adrenaline pumping surfing, nice rice field views, and delectable cuisines, Bali Canggu has more to offer.

Horse riding is becoming a new trend in the place. Trotting along beach is especially fun for people who are not into surfing and skim boarding.

The area houses Bali’s first and only country club. Exciting activities and packages can be arranged for your delight. If spa and relaxation is in your list, several spa houses are readily available around Canggu. They offer various delightful spa treatments that would surely relax your senses.

Variety of hotels and cottages provide tourists a wide array of accommodation options from around the area. Most hotels take pride in their fully furnished amenities, spacious and comfortable rooms, yoga and massages, scenic views from their suites, and refreshing pools. Reasonable hotel rooms and cottages are also available in the area for budget tourists.horseback-riding

There is a more popular type of accommodation in the locale. More tourists prefer the accommodations offered by private villas. Certain luxury Villas come with large swimming pools, games room and 24 hour security. Some of the even more luxurious rentals have a fully equipped gym, sleeping pavilions, bars and chill-out areas, cars and drivers, entertainment rooms, and private spas.

These villas are surrounded by rice paddies or lush tropical gardens and within walking distance from the beach. They are fully staffed and ideal for families.

Bali Canggu is certainly a must visit destination. More than the beach and the exciting activities, what lures people to this charming village is the serenity and tranquility it offers.