Furthermore, Padang Bai is a coastal village area located in the Karangasem region, east Bali area. In Padang Bai village, there is a seaport. The seaport is the access and exit from Bali by sea to Lombok, Nusa Penida island, and the Gili Islands. Near the Padang Bai port of Karangasem Bali, there are three secluded beautiful white sand beaches. There are Padang Bai beach, Bias Tugel Beach, and Blue Lagoon Beach. Therefore, please continue reading this page! If you want to know further detail about all 3 secluded beaches near Padang Bai port Karangasem!
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Padang Bai Harbor
Before I write about the three beautiful secluded beaches in Bali, located close to the Padang Bai port. I will write a little information about the Padangbai Port of Karangasem.
Padang Bai Port location is in the Manggis District, Karangasem Regency. Also, Padang Bai port is a reasonably large ferry port. Assisting crossings from Bali to Lombok and vice versa and doing passages from Bali to the Nusa Penida island.
In addition to serving ferry crossings, to the north of the Padang Bai port, there is a small port for fast boats. Padangbai Harbor is very famous among international travelers. Due to it is used as a speed boat port to Gili Trawangan island from Bali. One of the most populer fast boat providers to Gili Trawangan from Bali is the Eka Jaya Fast Boat.
Besides the Padang Bai port, the fast boat crossing in Bali to Gili Trawangan island is also at the Sanur beach port and Serangan Bali port. However, most tourists who want a vacation to Gili Trawangan prefer to cross from the Padang Bai port of Karangasem.
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Distance & Travel Time
If you depart from Denpasar City, be more specific from the Bajra Sandhi Monument location, head to the Padang Bai port, Karangasem. The distance is about 43 km to the east with a travel time of 1 hour, and you will cross the Ida Bagus Mantra By-Pass road.
If you depart from Kuta beach, heading to the port of Padang Bai, you will cover a distance of 56 kilometers with a travel time of 1 hour 30 minutes.
If you depart from the Tanah Lot temple, it will cover 63 kilometers with 1 hour 50 minutes of estimated travel time.
Fron Ubud to Padang Bai, depend on wich area of Ubud you depart. Let say you depart from Ubud Monkey Forest to Padang Bai port, and then you will need 1 hour 10 minutes with a 40-kilometer travel distance.
To get to the Padang Bai Karangasem beach location from southern Bali, you will pass the Goa Lawah temple tourist attraction in the Klungkung Pesinggahan Village. Many food stalls around the Goa Lawah temple serve fish such as satay lilit and fish paste.
In addition, before you arrive at Padang Bai beach from the tourist area of southern Bali, you will also pass the Labuan Amuk port, where the cruise ship and Odyssey Submarine Bali take place.
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Transportation Guide to Padang Bai
The best choice of transportation, if you want to visit the tourist areas of eastern Bali, is to utilize a private vehicle. Either a scooter or a car.
Suppose you choose a hotel in the Bali southern part area, such as Kuta, Sanur, Jimbaran, Ungasan, Seminyak, Legian, and Canggu. Then you will find it easier to find motorbike rental services and Bali car rental services.
Riding a motorbike as vacation transportation in Bali is preferred by tourists who vacation alone or with friends. The price for motorbike rental in Bali depends on the type of motorbike you want to ride. The average scooter hire cost in Bali is about IDR 80,000/24 hours without fuel. Also, the best way to find a motorbike rental provider in Bali is to use the Google search engine.
Bali Car Rental
Travelers on a family vacation with children or a holiday with more than three people prefer to employ a car to get around Bali. Bali has two types of rental vehicles, namely self-drive rental cars and Bali car rentals with a driver.
Like scooter rental services, the easiest way to find rental car services in Bali is to use Google. The price for a rental car on the island of Bali depends on the type of car. For example, a Toyota Avanza rental price in Bali is IDR 250,000/24 hours without fuel.
If you desire your car to be always neat, and you don’t want to bother looking for a car park, it’s a good idea to choose to use a car rental service in Bali with a driver. The price of a rental car in Bali with a driver depends on the type of car you want to use.
If you want to be more convenient, you can decide to use the Toyota Innova Reborn. However, the rental price for the Toyota Innova reborn in Bali with a driver is more expensive than the Toyota Avanza. For example, Toyota Avanza MPV car hire with a driver in Bali cost IDR 500,000/12 hours with fuel. In contrast, the price for renting a Toyota Innova Reborn in Bali with a driver is around IDR 600,000 / 12 hours.
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Fast Boat Shuttle
When you book a fast boat ticket to Gili Trawangan island from Bali, your fast boat ticket includes a shuttle service. However, if you plan to visit all 3 secluded beaches near Padang Bai port, using a free shuttle is not recommended. By utilizing shuttle service, you will arrive at Padang Bai fast boat port 40 minutes from the fast boat departure time. Therefore, you won’t have time to visit the 3 secluded beaches near Padang Bai port.
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3 Secluded Beaches Near Padang Bai
There are 3 secluded beaches near Padang Bai Port, namely:
- Padang Bai Beach location in the north of the fast boat port.
- Bias Tugel beach, which is a hidden beach and located south of the Padang Bai port.
- Blue Lagoon Beach is located behind the cliffs on the north side of Padang Bai beach.
1. Padang Bai Beach
Please note, Padang Bai beach, is different from Padang Padang beach / Labuan Sait beach. Padang Bai Beach location is in the eastern Bali area, while Padang-Padang beach location is in the southern Bali area. For more details about Padang Padang beach attractions, please click the link.
Padang Bai Beach offers white sand with very calm sea waves and shallow waters. The coastal waters of Padang Bai are tranquil and surface. So in the afternoon, many local tourists take their children to swim in the coastal waters of Padang Bai.
The beach’s location is on the east side of the bay and is on the north side of the fast boat crossing area.
In the coastal waters of Padang Bai, you will find many boats, either traditional boats or fast boats. Most of the ships docked on the Padang Bai beach, usually for diving and snorkeling activities. Because so many ships hold in the waters of Padang Bai, therefore, make visitors don’t like swimming in the Padang Bai beach area.
Many tourism supporting facilities have been built around the Padang Bai beach area. They are ranging from low-budget inns to five-star hotels.
Some tourists who stay at the hotel also take diving courses provided by one of the local diving companies. Classes are offered, ranging from beginners to professionals.
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2. Bias Tugel Beach
Bias Tugel Beach offers white sand with a soft texture mixed with black sand. The waters at Bias Tugel beach are apparent, blue in color, and two black rocks flank the coastline.
Furthermore, Bias Tugel means cut sand because two large rocks sandwich it.
For amateurs, scuba divers most likely choose Bias Tugel coastal waters as one of the dive sites in Bali. To be able to dive in Bias Tugel coastal waters, travelers will rent diving equipment and boats.
In addition, some travelers do snorkeling activities with their equipment, or they rent snorkeling equipment.
Please be aware, the waves near the shoreline are pretty significant. Therefore, if you are on vacation with children and want to swim at Bias Tugel beach, I highly recommend that your children always be under adult supervision.
In addition, Bias Tugel Beach is not as occupied as Melasti beach Ungasan or Pandawa beach, and you will find it easy to supervise your children when they play on the beach. Many traditional food stalls are available on Bias Tugel beach, with affordable prices if you want to buy food and drinks.
Bias Tugel Beach Location
It’s pretty tricky for me to explain how to reach the location from Bias Tugel beach. Because through a small road and to reach the area from the beach you have to walk. So to get to the site from Bias Tugel beach, you have to go to Padang Bai Harbor.
Before entering the harbor, there is an intersection; at this intersection, you turn right to look for Bias Tugel beach. If you want to go to Blue Lagoon beach, you have to turn left.
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3. Blue Lagoon Beach Karangasem
Blue Lagoon Beach Karangasem has a different sand texture from Bias Tugel beach. The Blue Lagoon Beach offers grains of sand that are larger like pepper, and the color of the sand is whiter. From Padangbai port, you will drive for 10 minutes to reach the Blue Lagoon beach location.
Once you arrive at the Blue Lagoon beach location, you will be amazed by the fantastic view of the Blue Lagoon beach. You will notice the blue sky with white sand with moderate waves.
Almost every day, many international visitors sunbathe on the shores of the Blue Lagoon. At the same time, they are enjoying the young coconut cooler sold by the natives of Padang Bai Village.
Another unique sight is a temple building to the south of the Blue Lagoon beach named Sileyukti temple. The temple is one of the prominent temples in Bali, which almost all Balinese Hindus worship. To get to Sileyukti temple, you will pass a paved road.
To make it easier to find the location of Blue Lagoon Beach Karangasem, please use Google Map.
In my opinion, among the 3 secluded beaches near Padang Bai Port, Blue Lagoon is the best beach to visit.
Things You Must Bring When On Vacation To The Beach
There are several things that you must never forget to bring when on vacation to beach attractions. Although these items sound trivial, when you are on vacation at the beach, it will feel like you need this item.
- Plastic bag for wrapping wet clothes.
- Quick-drying bathing suit.
- Slippers and towels.
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