Does Uluwatu make your list of vacation points in Bali? Bali Villas R Us has the complete guide right here to finding 8 popular tourist attractions in Uluwatu that are a bang for your buck. They are worth-flying from the far and wide of your home country to land in the piece of Indonesia’s gem.
#1 Visit the Breathtaking Uluwatu Temple
One of the most cultural things that you can do in Bali is visit their amazing temples with one of the famous ones is Luhur Uluwatu Temple. Can you imagine a peaceful, holy site sitting on an ocean accompanied by the continuous crashing waves? It’s just enchanting! To go in the temple, the visitors have to walk up the cliff-edge passages. We seriously think with the classic and gorgeous architecture alongside the serene sound of the sea, beautiful sculptures to adore and capture on your camera you will enjoy your short climb. The Balinese people believe that the temple was established for the sea spirits and the numerous macaques are there to protect the sacred temple. Every evening they usually commence a Kecak Fire Dance that you surely cannot miss out on.
#2 Beach Day at Some of Uluwatu’s Best Sand Heavens Tourist Attractions
You’re coming to Bali because you miss the exotic beaches, aren’t you? So, make sure you are not leaving these beaches behind:
- Padang-Padang Beach (perfect for swimming and also a setting where a scene from Eat, Pray, Love was filmed),
- Melasti Beach (the cliffs along the way to Melasti Beach make instaworthy shots. Also, the glittering water is calm and safe for swimming). The locals neatly organize the beach emphasizing its beauty and making it super comfortable with spacious parking park. Also, find laid-back beach clubs facing the ocean such as: Minoo Beach Club, Cattamaran Beach Club, Palmilla Bali, and The Warung Beach Club
- These beaches are a surfer paradise with top notch breaks, those include: Dreamland Beach, Balangan Beach, and Nyang-Nyang Beach.
#3 Get Some Booze and Dance along the DJ Performance at Oceanfront Clubs in Uluwatu Tourist Attractions
Some of the top ones, a must-visit on our recommendation are:
- Sundays Beach Club is temporarily closed today. Although we’re not sure when they’re going to reopen but the fact that guests left amazing reviews on this beach club have proven that they offer top quality service. Try their VIP bungalow and you will get a special butler service and direct access to the beach.
- Oneeighty is perching on the cliffs of Uluwatu and they’re famous with their impressive infinity pool. It’s a flawless setting to view the ocean for the sundowners.
- Ulu Cliffhouse offers gorgeous lounging view experience (access the bed by minimum spend) and stairs on the cliff side that leads you to a beautiful beach.
#4 Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park Uluwatu
It’s one of the most popular tourist attractions in Uluwatu. Located within 10-15 minutes from Ngurah Rai Internation Airport, GWK towering statue is an iconic landmark of Bukit Peninsula Bali. The dramatic statue depicts the God Vishnu riding his Garuda companion, a mythical eagle very enormous in size. The cultural park is 60 hectares wide with the statue sits tall at 122m about 400ft.
#5 Lux at 4 to 5 Star Bali Villas Rental
How rejuvenating it is after long-hour, tiring flights you can relish your fatigue at one of our Bali villas rental. Find what our Bali villas management offers for Bali villas for rent you can pick out in Uluwatu and the nearby areas that only take you around 10 to 20 minutes from the Ngurah Rai International Airport including Legian and Seminyak. The moment you have done recharging your energy you can surely continue your adventure with a more positive attitude.
Our assistance for your trip to Bali varies from pick up service at the airport, restaurant and booking reservation, BBQ arrangement, yoga retreat, spa, car rentals, and even bodyguard service.
#6 Enjoy Fresh Seafood Grilled Delicacies
What’s better than your favorite partner with you and fresh, finger licking good seafood meals in the sun down setting? Aside from tourist attractions in Uluwatu, it would be a waste if you don’t visit these seafood specialist eateries, such as:
- Jimbaran Fresh Grilled Seafood Putu Oka
This warung specializes in seafood grilled delicacies and the host, Pak Putu is notably kind. They offer yummy seafood menu at a very great price. Some even compliment this small eatery better than a 5-star restaurant.
- OFF THE HOOK Grilled Seafood Shisha Beer shop
Delicious BBQ, fish soup, and diverse seafood menu at OFF THE HOOK are all made with love and of course at affordable price points. They also provide comfy and warm dining setting, Shisha, and variety of alcoholic beverage alongside live music performance in the late afternoon.
Their take on bringing seafood delights on a beach scene is what people love about Bingin Bagus Seafood BBQ. You can choose the seafood you want to enjoy: snapper, squid, shrimp, tuna, you name it and they will cook them in a perfect Balinese style.
#7 Bless Your Eyes at Sunset Point
Another popular tourist attractions in Uluwatu is Sunset Point. Not many people fancy the sand feel attached on your legs and the bottom of your feet after spending your pastimes on a beach. However, if you’re looking for a place where you can just sit down and chill out while waiting for the opportunity of catching the sunset, this venue is your dreamy exception. Sunset Point Uluwatu is basically a restaurant that caters to hungry guests with light Italian menu selection. Besides, any spots you choose offers a beautiful sunset view. However, it might be a bit of a struggle to locate the restaurant. But overall, it’s a worth-having experience you should give a try.
#8 Grab a Dose of Caffeine Boost in the Morning Before Visiting Tourist Attractions in Uluwatu at These Famous Cafés
If you love coffee breaks as much as we do, don’t fret we got your back. Here are three of the most popular cafes in Uluwatu areas where you can get your caffeine dose in no worries.
People are coming here for their Rp50k-60k huge portion breakfast, poke bowl, kinds of cake, and a cup of good coffee, of course.
It’s a wonderful café situated really close to Uluwatu Temple. They also have one of the best breakfast deals for Rp50-60k and other affordable vegetarian food selection. Come for fresh bake every morning and also the coffee and maybe give a taste to their homemade coconut milk as well.
Our last but not least recommendation is Refresh Coffee Shop. And you’ll love it. They don’t overprice their menu and you don’t have to break the bank to savor their buttery delightful croissant and a nice coffee. Pay for Rp 35k only and you can already enjoy a nice start of your day around the cozy atmosphere sipping your coffee and munching your croissant. The good news is, they serve the best soy milk in town.