53 days in Bali Itinerary

53 days in Bali Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Pemuteran
— 5 nights
2
Nusa Penida
— 8 nights
3
Ubud
— 15 nights
4
Amed
— 5 nights
5
Padangbai
— 3 nights
6
Kuta
— 14 nights

5
nights
Pemuteran

Pemuteran ©
The small fishing village of Pemuteran, just off the west coast of Bali, has become a popular tourism destination among domestic and international visitors for its scenic, pristine beaches and vibrant local community.
Visiting Menjangan Island and Lovina Beach will get you outdoors. Get some cultural insight at Brahma Vihara Arama Buddhist Monastery and Cocoa Grounds Bali. Venture out of the city with trips to Air Panas Banjar Hot Spring (in Singaraja) and Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Lovina Beach). And it doesn't end there: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, look for gifts at Lovina Ladies League, kick back and relax at Pemuteran Beach, and make a trip to Makam Jayaprana.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Pemuteran itinerary site.

Alicante, Spain to Pemuteran is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Central Indonesia Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Nusa Penida.

Things to do in Pemuteran

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Buleleng District, Lovina Beach, Air Panas Banjar Hot Spring, Lovina Ladies League
Find places to stay Aug 2 — 7:
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Menjangan Island ©
Menjangan Island
Scuba & Snorkeling
Lovina Beach ©
Lovina Beach

8
nights
Nusa Penida

Nusa Penida ©
The bounty of pristine white-sand beaches and turquoise lagoons bordered by emerald green hills, unique cliff formations, and colorful reefs is what draws most travelers to Nusa Penida.
Explore hidden gems such as Kelingking Beach and Pasih Uug Beach. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Angel's Billabong and Suwehan Beach. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Atuh Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Giri Putri Cave, take in breathtaking views at Tembeling Beach and Forest, and step off the mainland to explore Nusa Penida Island.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Nusa Penida driving holiday planner.

Getting from Pemuteran to Nusa Penida by combination of car and ferry takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi, bus, and ferry. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel to Ubud.

Things to do in Nusa Penida

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
Find places to stay Aug 7 — 15:
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Kelingking Beach ©
Kelingking Beach
Atuh Beach ©
Atuh Beach
Pasih Uug Beach ©
Pasih Uug Beach

15
nights
Ubud

Experience small-town Bali in Ubud, an atmospheric town surrounded by small settlements, farms, and rice paddies.
Tirta Empul Temple and Gunung Kawi Sebatu Temple are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Taman Ayun Temple and Sekumpul Waterfalls. Explore Ubud's surroundings by going to Kintamani (Climbing Tours & Walking tours), Tabanan (Jatiluwih Green Land, Bali Butterfly Park, &more) and Bedugul (Tegal Sari Bali Coffee & Sugeng Ariawan Arts Gallery). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Luhur Batukaru Temple, examine the collection at Neka Art Museum, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and stroll through Sangeh Monkey Forest.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Ubud online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Nusa Penida to Ubud by ferry takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Ubud can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to drive to Amed.

Things to do in Ubud

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Tabanan, Gianyar, Sukawati, Kintamani, Bedugul
Find places to stay Aug 15 — 30:
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River Rafting & Tubing
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Gunung Kawi Sebatu Temple ©
Gunung Kawi Sebatu Temple

5
nights
Amed

Amed ©
A snaking coastline and quaint, sleepy fishing villages characterize Amed, a stretch of shorefront with seven villages in Bali's east.
Visit Jemeluk Beach and Amed Beach for some beach relaxation. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Taman Tirtagangga and Mount Agung. Change things up with a short trip to Puri Agung Karangasem in Subagan (about 2h 15 min away). And it doesn't end there: see the vivid underwater world at USS Liberty Shipwreck, contemplate the long history of Ujung Water Palace, tour the pleasant surroundings at Suci Place, and have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Amed trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Ubud to Amed takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Ubud in August, Amed is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Padangbai.

Things to do in Amed

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Karangasem, Tulamben, Puri Agung Karangasem, Lempuyang Temple, Mount Agung
Find places to stay Aug 30 — Sep 4:
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Ujung Water Palace ©
Ujung Water Palace
Shark Diving
USS Liberty Shipwreck ©
USS Liberty Shipwreck

3
nights
Padangbai

Often overlooked as nothing more than a place to catch the ferry to Lombok or a fast boat to Gilis, Padangbai has a laid-back charm of its own.
Escape the urban bustle at Scuba & Snorkeling and White Sand Beach Yoga. Explore hidden gems such as Nature & Wildlife Tours and Penglipuran. There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Goa Lawah Temple, take in the dramatic scenery at Jagasatru Waterfall, contemplate the waterfront views at Lotus Lagoon, and hike along Guungan Hill.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Padangbai trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Amed to Padangbai takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September in Padangbai, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Kuta.

Things to do in Padangbai

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Karangasem, Candidasa, Penglipuran, Goa Lawah Temple
Find places to stay Sep 4 — 7:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Nature & Wildlife Tours
White Sand Beach Yoga ©
White Sand Beach Yoga

14
nights
Kuta

Kuta ©
Formerly a sleepy fishing village, the beach resort town of Kuta now represents one of Indonesia's most popular tourist destinations.
Explore hidden gems such as Mt Batur and Scuba & Snorkeling. Popular historic sites such as Pura Pakendungan and Geger Temple are in your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting Kuta side-trips: Canggu (Tinkers Toy Shop, Spas, &more), Pecatu (Bingin Beach & Suluban Beach) and Ungasan (Blue Point Beach, Green Bowl Beach, &more). There's lots more to do: let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, examine the collection at Bali Trick Art, see Off-Road Tours, and find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Kuta trip planning app.

Drive from Padangbai to Kuta in 1.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kuta

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Nusa Dua, Ungasan, Canggu, Seminyak, Denpasar
Find places to stay Sep 7 — 21:
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Mt Batur ©
Mt Batur
Scuba & Snorkeling
River Rafting & Tubing

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