The Bukit is a limestone peninsula in Southern Bali known for it’s excellent surf, beautiful beaches, and cliffside temples. From soaring the skies to exploring the depths of the sea, we have compiled a list of the most compelling ways to explore the Bukit.
1. Have a Romantic Cliff Top Dinner
A romantic dinner on a stunning clifftop by the sea is a memorable way to kick off your time in Bali’s southern peninsula. Located in an iconic 5 star resort, your gourmet menu offers both an Asian and a vegetarian option. You will be guided to your table under a Balinese umbrella along a candlelit alley filled with flower petals. Be soothed by the sound of the waves in your very own private space floating in the middle of an infinity pool. Dishes include a Pineapple Ginger Compote, Rocket Salad Pine Seed, Nori risotto with Wasabi Foam and Soya Reduction or Spinach Gnocchi with Forest Mushroom and Truffle flavors.
2. Be Dazzled by a Cultural Performance whilst Devouring the best Seafood on the Island
The Uluwatu Kecak Dance and Seafood Dinner Tour is a perfect combination of unique entertainment and delicious seafood fresh from the area. One cannot visit the Bukit without experiencing Uluwatu Temple, one of six key sites thought to be Bali’s spiritual pillars. Perched on a steep cliff, 70m above sea level, Uluwatu is a stunning sunset location. Of megalithic origin, the temple has been dated to the 10th century and provides a moving backdrop against which to watch the exotic Kecak fire dance, a “monkey chant” dance carrying themes of sanghyang exorcism.
3. Enjoy Refreshing Watersports, Pampering at the Spa, and a Sunset Dinner Tour
The perfect combination of adventure, relaxation, and romance, the Watersports, Fresh Fruits, and Sunset Dinner Tour is diverse and exciting. You will start your day with a variety of watersports including jet skiing, parasailing, and banana boating in a glass bottomed boat. After all this exertion in the sun, you will be treated to a two hour spa treatment with a foot bath and massage, a body scrub and fresh fruit mask, body lotion, and ginger tea. To top off the day, a romantic dinner in Jimbaran awaits with a choice of lobster or king prawns, and fish, mussels, prawns, squid, vegetables and special Balinese sauces. If you love watersports and seafood, but can’t seem to choose, this tour is for you!
4. Witness the Magnificence of the Southern Bali Coastline from Above
There is no better way to truly appreciate this breathtaking coastline than by helicopter. In the
Sundowner Helicopter Tour of the South Bali Coastline, you will gain a unique bird’s eye view of special sites including Tanah Lot Temple, Kuta Beach, Jimbaran Bay, Dreamland surf break, Uluwatu temple, and the majestic cliffs and seaweed farms of Bali’s southern peninsula.
5. Delve beneath the Sea by way of Submarine
Balance your flight with an underwater immersion in a unique Submarine Experience in the Bay of Amuk. The Odyssey will take you 70 feet deep to an ocean rim rich in marine life and coral reefs. Professional divers orchestrate a fish feeding activity, allowing you to see the rich diversity of Bali’s underwater world.
From Submarines to Helicopters, fire dances and beach time, these eclectic ways to visit one of Bali’s most popular regions will provide you with memories and photographic opportunities not soon to be forgotten. Adventure balanced with spa time and decadent food in these top 5 activities in Bali’s Bukit Peninsula will leave you exhilarated and inspired!