Want to vacation to unique tours in Bali? so it’s better to visit Nusa Penida Island tourist destinations, because it has a unique tourist attraction and is very charming. Nusa Penida Island is a small island located in the southeast of Bali and separated by the Badung strait. In addition to this island, there are two other small islands, namely the island of Nusa Lembongan and the island of Nusa Ceningan which has natural beauty. These three Nusa Tenggara are included in the government area of Klungkung Regency, Bali Province. Nusa Penida Island is the largest island of the three islands of Nusa Tenggara in Bali.
If you are curious, consider some of the charms and charms of Nusa Penida that can amaze you.
1. Seaweed Farmers and Conservation Sites
The natural condition of the island of Nusa Penida consists of ramps and hills which are surrounded by the sea. Therefore, the island has a dry area, and the land there has high limestone content. That’s why most people, have a livelihood as seaweed farmers, fishermen and there are also traders.
The main attraction of Nusa Penida tourism is its beaches which have white sand, a place for rare plant conservation, Bali Starling bird conservation, and green turtle conservation sites. The place used for green turtle conservation in Nusa Gede, is very similar to the green turtle conservation site in Tanjung Benoa, Bali.
2. Watersport activities
Besides being well-known as a conservation place, this Nusa Penida tour has an attraction that is located on marine tourism which is usually called Bali watersport. You can do various watersport activities here such as banana boat, jet sky and so on. However, marine tourism activities that are a favorite of tourists in Nusa Penida are diving and snorkeling activities. You will find a variety of beautiful marine life that is so stunning. You can even swim with the manta rays and sharks. A variety of beautiful coral reefs will also hypnotize you when diving.
3. Beautiful Sea View
Besides being able to do maritime tourism activities, in this place you can enjoy the extraordinary charm of the sea. Because Nusa Penida is also famous for its exotic and unique tourist attractions, especially white sand beaches, it is very beautiful and rarely visited by tourists. Even though Nusa Penida is the biggest island among the others, the infrastructure in this place is the most left behind. So that for now the road access to the beach is still inadequate. The development of tourism is happening more rapidly on Nusa Lembongan, which is adjacent to the island. Access to tourism in Nusa Lembongan is easier so that more tourists visit.
4. How to get to Nusa Penida tourist attractions
If you depart from the island of Bali and want to take a vacation to the island of Nusa Penida, the best and cheapest way to get to this place is to cross the sea. There are several places that have a departure route to Nusa Penida island using a boat such as Padang Bai Harbor which crosses using a large ferry. Then the harbor on Kusamba Klungkung beach by traditional boat type canoe. Sanur beach port, using fast boats and canoes to cross as well as, Benoa Harbor which uses the Quick Silver boat.
Those are some of the charms and charms of Nusa Penida Island, which is a shame if you miss. The only way to get to Nusa Penida is to use a ship across the ocean. You can cross through Padang Bai Harbor, Harbor on Kusamba Klungkung Beach, Sanur Beach Harbor, and Benoa Harbor. After arriving there you can explore tourist attractions using motorbikes which are mostly rented around the harbor.
The Beauty of Nusa Penida, Anti-Mainstream Place for Holidays
The famous Nusa Penida has unique destinations and stores many interesting tourist spots that you must visit. It doesn’t take a long time to promote tourism here, just a 3-year vacation of tourist visits has reached thousands every year. Kelingking Beach and Rusak Beach are attractions that are sought after while on vacation in Nusa Penida. Not only the beach, in the east you can also enjoy nature that is no less beautiful and enchanting, such as the king of the five or a thousand islands, the house of the tree of temples, or the beaches and cliffs, and the hills of teletubbies. The most famous of these places is a very beautiful diving and snorkeling place.
Here are some snorkeling and diving places that you can try while on vacation to Nusa Penida.
1. Manta Bay
Manta Point Nusa Penida is indeed an attractive tourist attraction for snorkeling and diving. Super clear water in this place is able to lure tourists to see more clearly about life under the sea in this manta bay. Given the name manta bay because in the sea there are many manta rays that you can swim with them there. The size also varies from a small one to a fish that grows more than 1 meter. You will not regret doing snorkeling and diving at Manta Point Nusa Penida. Unspoiled coral reefs and untouched humans and colorful small fish will make you not want to leave.
2. Buddhist Temple
Temple of Buddhist giving is taken from a snorkeling place under the sea consisting of Buddhist statues. This Buddha statue is deliberately placed there for tourism purposes. Many local tourists also order snorkeling spots to Buddhist temples to see interesting Buddhist statues located under the sea.
3. Crystal Bay Beach
According to local residents, the real name of Crystal Bay Beach is Penida Beach. However, the sea water here is so clear that foreign tourists are more familiar with the name Crystal Bay Beach. In this place we can see coral reefs and sea fish just from the speedboat because the water is so clear there. Our curiosity is paid when we can take the time to dive and feel the sensation of snorkeling at Crystal Bay Beach.
4. Gamat Bay
Gamat bay is also a snorkeling spot in Nusa Penida that is interesting and must be visited by tourists. The location is not far from the main city or the western part of Nusa Penida. Gamat bay has natural conditions that are still very beautiful and charming, the condition of the waters is very clean and clear for snorkeling spots.
5. Wall Point
The waters of the sea at the wall point are classified as shallow so that without snorkeling or diving you can enjoy the beauty of coral reefs and small fish around the wall point. For tourists who will learn to snorkel, the wall point area is a suitable place, shallow waters and calm ocean currents can help you when learning to snorkel in this place.
Those are some places that become diving and snorkeling spots in Nusa Penida. For those of you who like watersport activities, vacationing to this place is perfect. You will be spoiled with amazingly beautiful views of the sea biota. The waters there are still clear, making the underwater scenery look very natural. So pack your things right away and get ready for the holidays.