Bali is undoubtedly the holiday destination for all kinds of travelers. From solo travelers to family vacationers, the island of the Gods has all sorts of family-friendly activities to choose from.
We’ve listed several family-friendly activities to try for the school holiday!
Learn about wildlife at Bali Zoo
Bali Zoo is the ideal destination to check off your bucket list of wild animal activities since you can go on a lion safari, feed a tiger, and get cozy with an orangutan. Getting Zoological at the Bali Zoo is about more than just having exotic animals in eco-friendly habitats, or giving guests an immersive and hands-on experience. Also don’t miss the morning zoo tour with your personal zookeeper to meet the zoo’s other animal residents.
Get cozy with the birds at Bali Bird Park
You simply can’t miss a family outing with feathery friends at Bali Bird Park. With about 250 species and 1000 birds, many of which are indigenous to Indonesia, as well as exotic kinds from Latin America, Africa, and Australia, there is a lot to see and learn. Bali Bird Park is separated into zones that imitate its species’ native habitats, are replete with local plant life, and are critical to the protection and conservation of Indonesia’s endangered species.
Take on the slides at Waterbom Bali
Bali’s first and biggest waterpark has been around for almost 30 years and successfully maintained its park very well. With more than 20 slides to choose from, a day in Waterbom Bali is guaranteed to keep your children happy and busy but also gives time for parents to relax. Cruise along the Lazy River or get your adrenaline rushing with extreme slides such as Climax or Smashdown 2.0, and little children can enjoy playing at the water fort in the Funtastic Kiddy Area.
Bouncing off the wall at Bounce
Try one of the scheduled programs, such as private bounce boarding, trampoline fitness, dodgeball, or basketball. The Finns Recreation Club houses Bali’s first trampoline fun facility. This one-of-a-kind air-conditioned facility was developed and built with one goal in mind: to have fun. Unlike household trampolines, Bounce’s trampolines have a specifically built, spring-loaded frame that allows you to bounce higher. There is no other venue in Bali that has 360 degrees of trampolines. All frames and springs are covered with 2-inch thick safety cushions.
Quad biking with Aussie Bali Adventures
Aussie Bali Adventures has been in business since the beginning of 2012. Their world-famous ATVs (Quad Bikes) on the Beach Tour is until now the only fully licensed ATV tour allowed on Bali’s beaches. Take your family on a fun-filled adventure using ATV bikes through the beautiful beaches of Bali. Not to worry, all activities are maintained with strict safety regulations according to Australian standards.
Aussie Bali Adventures
Phone: +62 851 0094 4778
Shop & play at Tamora Gallery
Tamora Gallery is one of Canggu’s busiest spots and the perfect family destination. Parents can chill at one of the shops or restaurants available while waiting for their children. At the park, children can play at the immersive outdoor playground, equipped with a towering jungle gym, slides, tunnels, an artificial hill, a merry-go-round, swings, a see-saw, and a park-like area.
Learn to surf with Bali Surfing Lesson
Surfing is a thrilling experience, and your children will enjoy their time at the beach. But remember, it is best to hire a local professional to teach them how to surf. Bali Surfing Lesson has a class for children from the age of 7 to 15 years old, all of their surf coaches are patient and pay close attention to your children. They will assist your children until they can stand up safely on the board.
Bali Surfing Lesson
Jl. Discovery No.8.Badung
Phone: +62 818 558822
Pottery making at Sari Api
Let your children get their hands dirty but in a good way! At Sari Api, children as well as adults can participate in their pottery-making class. With the simple task of making a small bowl or a mug, children will also be taught on how to shape the clay on the wheel. You can also take home your masterpiece and show it off to your friends and family back home.
Jl. Suweta, Ubud
Tuesday – Saturday from 9:30 to 16:30
Contact: +6281 338 814 973 (WA only)
Cycling with Ubud Cycling Bike Tour
Finding activities to do in Bali with kids that are suitable for the entire family is always a challenge. You may be concerned that the activity will not be suitable for all ages, depending on the ages of your children. A Bali cycling trip is one of the nicest activities to do with kids. Younger children can even participate in the tour, as the tour operator can provide you with a toddler seat that is fitted on the bike. The tour also consists of other educational activities such as visiting a local school, an organic plantation, and a waterfall experience.