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10 Best Things to Do in Seminyak Bali

Seminyak, with its humble beginnings, has evolved into the most sophisticated and luxurious beach resort area in Bali for many years, but still lacks significant local tourist attractions that usually occupy other popular destinations in Bali, such as Ubud for example. There is only one original and famous landmark, the Petitenget Temple, which is well hidden and interspersed with far more fashionable views of Seminyak, behind its trendy restaurants and rows of seemingly endless designer boutiques lined up along the way main. However, among all modernity and luxury, there are some interesting sides in Seminyak that can be explored, most are within walking distance or an easy taxi ride from your luxury resort or villa. The following tourist attractions also serve as good places to escape from dining, shopping, and bustle traffic in this developed region.

10 Best Things to Do in Seminyak Bali

1 Seminyak Beach Located on the west coast of the southern region of Bali, to the north of Kuta and south of Umalas, Seminyak Beach is relatively quiet during the day. The cool, bright and windy atmosphere provides the perfect site for hanging out with your friends, kite flying, sunbathing or swimming – but be sure to check out the red flag displayed by the coast guard showing the ‘No-Swim Zone’ before you jump to the sea . Surfing in certain coastal areas is allowed and you can rent surfboards at the beach at the same price as in Kuta. Read more …

2 Pura Petitenget Pura Petitenget, or ‘Pura Petitenget’ in the local language, is the only major cultural landmark in Seminyak. A place to be seen, especially if you live in the area, these centuries-old temples come back to life during a commemorative 210 days. The name of the road that is parallel to the beach is actually taken from the …