Bali is an extraordinary place, regardless of your age, however, for a child, the colorful and musical culture, alongside the natural wonders of Bali compose a kaleidoscopic wonderland. Childhood experiences of foreign cultures enrich growth and create a foundation of open mindedness for the future. The island of Bali is educational, but also has a unique dose of magic that tickle the sensibilities of children and adults alike! We have compiled 5 activities to do with kids in Bali for endless laughter and family bonding.
1. Become Tarzan for a Day with the Treetop Adventure Package
Who hasn’t dreamt of swinging from tree to tree like Tarzan?. The Treetop Adventure Package is located in the peaceful and lush Bedugul Botanical Gardens and includes 7 circuits linking several trees with a range of height from 2 – 20 meters with 72 different challenges such as suspended bridges, spider nets, tarzan jumps, the flying fox, swings and more! The park protects its trees from damage with protective logs and an innovative compression system. Become a monkey for a day and discover what it feels like to dwell in the canopy!
2. Learn about Indonesian Diversity at the Taman Nusa Cultural Park
The Taman Nusa Cultural Park tour is an educational and interactive cultural park showcasing the diverse cultural heritage of Indonesia in one place. Anchored on a cliff of the Melangit peninsula, the park showcases a variety of intricate architecture spanning from the prehistoric, through the bronze age, and into the kingdom age known for the spectacular Borobudur Temple. Experience village life, craft making, and elaborate performance arts, in a colorful and memorable experience for the whole family to enjoy together.
3. Be Dazzled by the Devdan Show at Nusa Dua Theatre
The Devdan Show at Nusa Dua Theatre is a 90 minute dance performance inspired by Indonesian culture and fused with modern and contemporary acrobatic dance routines. A visual wonder that weaves the elements of nature (it is rumored to actually rain in the theater as a part of the show), the “Treasure of the Archipelago” is both educational, entertaining and full of energy with dazzling costumes and hi-tech visual effects for the whole family to enjoy.
4. Ignite your Wild Side at the Bali Zoo
The Bali Zoo is home to 350 types of rare flora and fauna, both within and outside of Indonesia and hosts the finest diversity of Indonesia and other exotic wildlife, including crocodiles, monkeys, lions, tropical birds, Bengal tigers, and animals you’ve likely never heard of like the Babirusa! There are also plenty of opportunities for up close and personal animal encounters to delight your kids in Bali.
5. Cool Off from the Heat in a Waterbom Park Family Package
The Waterbom Park Family Package is a full day of fun water activities in Bali’s most famous aquatic park. An oasis in the middle of bustling Kuta, Waterbom is set in a lush tropical garden with extensive waterslides as well as many other rides and attractions. There are many dining outlets and even a swim-up bar for tropical drinks, catering to the whims of all ages!
Bali is a special place for the whole family to enjoy water sports, artistic performances, and rich culture making memories you will look back on for years to come. Expose your children to all that Bali has to offer and they will emerge with a new appreciation for the cultural diversity of the world in unforgettable and magical ways.