Bali surely is an island that offers endless possibilities for any kind of vacation. For families in particular, Bali is a haven for all-age activities and fun parks that will get everyone in your family hysterically excited. Whether you want to brave into ‘extreme’ sports, the not so extreme but definitely fun waterparks, or get close to the exotic animals and with the beautiful nature, you will have more trouble fitting it all in a day’s schedule than finding things to do. Here we list things that you and your family shouldn’t miss in your Bali family vacation:
Strategically located in the heart of Kuta, just across the famous Discovery Mall, Waterbom offers an Oasis of 3.8 Hectares providing an unforgettable fun day for you. Just for a day, everyone will feel like a kid once more.
With 22 rides and counting, your family and little ones will be able to enjoy varieties of activities starting from the lazy pool to the extreme Climax where you will be standing on a tube and within seconds the base of the tube will be opened and within less than 10 seconds you will be sliding through and voila! You will be on the bottom of the slide.
Awarded as the #1 Water Park in Asia and #3 in the World, they offer all kind of International food to satisfy your family’s growling tummies in between the rides. Photographers can be found anywhere and you will find a lot of candid pictures of you and your loved ones while on the rides of in the pool relaxing.
Everyone will be given a wrist band where the staffs will scan for food, lockers and photograph purchases making it easier not to carry cash while swimming.
Wait no more, make sure to visit them on your next vacation and experience the thrills yourself!
Jalan Kartika Plaza PO BOX1055 Tuban
Tel: (0361) 755676
Opening Hours: 9AM-6PM
Price: Adult Rp.560, 000. Child Rp.370, 000
2. Elephant Safari Park & Lodge
Experience a truly magical experience of blending in with the nature and playing with the adorable Sumatran elephants at the magnificent and most dedicated Elephant Park in Bali.
Hidden in the jungle of Taro area, they offer a magical moment for you and your little ones to ride on the elephants and go around the area or perhaps just enjoy watching them playing around and taking pictures with them. Ssshh.. The elephants are such a poser! They would surprise you with their hilarious acts making your every picture special and personal!
Enjoy a luscious buffet lunch as well after playing with the elephants and you will be able to feed them with enormous amount of sugarcane in their feeding time and as well enjoy Night Safari Show and Ride while enjoying a world-class candle light dinner.
Special for staying-in guests, enjoy an elephant pick-up every morning only at their lodge.
3. 3D Dream Museum Zone Bali (DMZ)
The 3D Illusion art, started from Korea and have been praised all over the world, is coming to Bali, the beautiful vacation spot in Indonesia.
The 3D Museum here in Bali has been becoming another attraction in Bali by diversely expressing beautiful sceneries and customs of Bali.
From the illusion trickery art at the entrance to the labyrinth of Egyptian pyramid, and the world of imaginations afterwards will guide you to a whole new world you have never expected to see.
Enjoy a day capturing amazing pictures to show friends and families back home.
Jalan Nakula 33X
Tel: (0361) 8496220 | www.dmzbali.com | FB: www.facebook.com/dmzbali
Opening Hours: 9 AM-10PM
Gallery Trick Art
Jalan Sunset Road 789 Seminyak (in front of Swissbel-inn Seminyak)
Tel:(0361) 8496626 | www.balitrickart.com | FB: www.facebook.com/
4. Bali Treetop Adventure
Bali Treetop Adventure is the Ultimate fun open space activity area for every one of all ages. Located strategically in the Botanical Garden of Bedugul, this is the perfect destination to spend the adventurous day with your family.
Don’t forget to bring spare clothes and best sports shoes and enjoy!
Bali Treetop Adventure Park
“EKA KARYA” Bali Botanical Garden Candikuning-Bali
Tel: (0361) 9340009
5. White-water Rafting
Spend 2.5 hours of fun and adventurous moment with your family going through the longest river in Bali (Telaga Waja). With an entertaining guide at the back of every boat, you are guaranteed a wonderful time and you will be surprised on each and every turn.
The package includes insurance, return pick-up and free buffet lunch.
Plan My Tour will help to arrange and provide the best deal for you.
Go on a Quad Bike tour with your family going through the jungle, rivers, mud with the view of rice fields. Race with your team and have a day you will never forget!
Pictures are going to be taken by the professional photographers and buffet lunch and clean bathroom will be available to all guests.
Kids below 12 years old are to be accompanied by an adult.
Plan My Tour will help to arrange and provide the best deal for you.
OR contact http://www.wakebaliadventure.com/en/atv-ride.html
7. Water Sports and Sea Walking
When you are in Bali it is great to introduce your children to be active and spend as much time in the water. Doing watersports is one of the ways. With varieties of selection of activities such as Parasailing, Jet Ski, Snorkeling, Banana Boat, Tubing, Water-ski, a visit to the Turtle Island, Underwater Scooter, Submarine trip, Fun dive and Sea walking, your family is going to have an enjoyable time. Just don’t forget the sunscreen please!
8. Go to Gili Islands and Lombok
If you have time, getting away to the Gilis and Lombok could be an interesting option.
There are three beautiful islands in the Gilis; Gili Trawangan, Gili Air and Gili Meno.
Gili Trawangan is the busiest and the liveliest of all and is also famous as a party island while the other two are more relaxing and calm. No matter which Gili is your choice, you could always catch a traditional boat which leaves every hour from one Gili to another and explore the islands.
You could even take a snorkeling trip around the three islands, see a turtle conservatory or even learn diving in the turtle point or hmm.. shark point! Don’t be scared, the reef sharks are scared of human beings and it will be a wonderful experience to be surrounded by them while diving.
9. Ubud Monkey Forest
Beautifully situated in the heart of Ubud, The Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary provides not only a tourist attraction, the economic and spiritual life to the local community but also a conservatory and research center for everyone.
Bring your family to the monkey forest to enjoy natural engagement with the lovely monkeys while going around the hills.
10. Bali Safari & Marine Park
One of Bali’s most popular attractions is a day at the Bali Safari and Marine Park. Located close to the city of Gianyar, this park is known for their caring treatment of the animals, and has beautifully incorporated some of the architecture and culture of Bali.
11. Devdan Show
Devdan – treasure of the archipelago is a new stage performance “spectacular” in Bali; it is a high-energy visual tour of Indonesia’s culture and diversity. This Bali show features a fusion of traditional Indonesian dance activities with modern contemporary dance, world-class aerial acrobatic attractions, dazzling costumes and hi-tech special effects. During the 90-minute performance, the audience is taken on a magical whirlwind tour of the Indonesian Archipelago. The performance is unique because of its focus on the diversity of cultures across Indonesia, from Bali to Sumatra, Java, Borneo and Papua with an extensive array of special effects, acrobatics and Traditional dance. In addition to the diversity and uniqueness of the traditional dances, costumes and music from around Indonesia, deliberately blended into the performance is contemporary music and “hip hop” dance, making the show very dynamic and entertaining for audiences of all ages from around the world.