is not just a destination for honeymooners or solo travelers, it's also a great place to visit with your family and kids. With its beautiful beaches, stunning natural scenery, and vibrant culture, Bali offers a wide range of activities and attractions that are sure to keep the kids entertained.
In this article, we'll share 10 fun things to do in Bali with kids.
1.Visit Bali Safari and Marine Park
Bali Safari and Marine Park is a great place to visit with your kids. They can see and interact with a wide variety of animals such as elephants, tigers and orangutans. The park also has a water park, playground, and fun rides that your kids will love.
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The Bali Safari & Marine Park (BSMP) is an environmentally conscious family-friendly tourist destination located in Serongga Village, Gianyar District, Gianyar Regency, Bali. It is managed by the Taman Safari Group, which also manages the Taman Safari Indonesia 1 in Cisarua, Bogor, West Java, and Taman Safari Indonesia 2 in Prigen, East Java. BSMP is a conservation institution and a member of the Indonesian Zoo Association, just like the other two Safari Parks.
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The park is home to various animals from three regions (Indonesia, India, and Africa), including the white-crested laughing thrush, owl, honey bear, Sumatran tiger, spotted deer, Himalayan bear, nilgai, blackbuck, wild horse, greavy zebra, dromedary camel, ostrich, baboon, blue wildebeest, and lion.
Addreas: Jl. Profesor Jl. Prof. Dr. Ida Bagus Mantra No.km 19,8, Serongga, Kec. Gianyar, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80551
2.Have fun at Waterbom Bali
Waterbom Bali is a water park that caters to children and families of all ages, offering a wide variety of exciting water activities.
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Whether you're looking for an adrenaline-pumping experience or a more relaxing experience, the park has something to suit your taste, including thrilling waterslides and tranquil rivers. You can also find food stalls and restaurants on site.
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Since its establishment in 1993, Waterbom Bali has received numerous awards, including the 2019 PATA Gold Awards. Spread over 3.9 hectares of land, the park has more than 10 fun and safe slides and attractions that are perfect for families.
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Located in the traditional village of Kuta, which is also the center of Bali tourism, Waterbom is an oasis in a bustling tourist area and is Bali's most sought-after water park.
Addreas: Jl. Kartika Plaza, Tuban, Kec. Kuta, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361
3.Explore the Ubud Monkey Forest
Ubud Monkey Forest is a beautiful and sacred forest that is home to over 1000 monkeys. Your kids will love interacting with these tame macaques and exploring the forest. The forest also has ancient temples that are worth exploring.
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According to the book Pura Purana, it is recorded that the temples in Monkey Forest were built in the 14th century. At that time Bali was ruled by the Pejeng Dynasty or can also be called the beginning of the Gelgel Dynasty.
Monkey Forest Ubud can be visited by all ages. And good news for visitors with children, there are also nursery room facilities for children.
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Those who are menstruating can also enter the forest area with a note not to enter the sacred area of the temple.
Addreas jl. Monkey Forest, Ubud, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571
4.Learn about Bali's culture at the Bali Museum
The Bali Museum is a national museum located in the city of Denpasar, Bali. Its purpose is to preserve the cultural and ethnographic heritage of the people. The museum's collection consists of ethnographic objects, including equipment and tools, art, religion, writing language, and others that reflect the life and cultural development of Bali in the past.
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Strategically located in the center of Denpasar city, precisely on Mayor Wisnu Street, the Bali Museum is situated next to the Jagatnatha Temple in the south, while the Puputan Badung Square and the Four-Faced Statue (Catur Muka Statue) are located in front of the museum. By motor vehicle, the distance to the Bali Museum takes approximately 45 minutes or about 13 km from Ngurah Rai Airport.
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The Bali Museum is an ideal place for children and families to learn about the cultural wealth and history of Bali.
Addreas :Jl. Mayor Wisnu No.1, Dangin Puri, Kec. Denpasar Tim., Kota Denpasar, Bali 80232
5.Have a fun day out at Bali Botanical Garden
Bali Botanical Garden formerly called Eka Karya Bali Botanical Garden or sometimes called Bedugul Botanical Garden is the largest botanical garden in Indonesia located in Candikuning Village, Baturiti District, Tabanan Regency, Bali, about 60 km from Denpasar. This garden is the first botanical garden established by the Indonesian government.
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The collections at the Bali Botanical Garden are grouped in a complex of gardens based on their type. Starting from Usada Garden, Surya Nirwana Garden, Rhododendron Garden, Nail Garden or Cyathea Garden, Rose Garden, Bamboo Garden, Aquatic Garden, Panca Yadnya Garden, Cactus Greenhouse, Begonia Greenhouse, Orchid Garden, and others.
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You can see playing with family and children in a vast meadow with an exotic ropis forest background, and most importantly to enjoy a variety of interesting spots and enjoy various facilities at the Bedugul Botanical Garden can be with a ticket fee that is classified as very affordable.
Addreas: Jl. Kebun Raya, Candikuning, Kec. Baturiti, Kabupaten Tabanan, Bali 82191
6.Go on a beach adventure
Bali has some of the most beautiful beaches in the world, and is a great place to spend time with your kids. You can swim, surf, or just relax on the beach. Some popular beaches to visit with kids are Kuta Beach ,Sanur Beach, and Nusa Dua beach.
Nusa Dua beach is more private and quiet so those who want tranquility can visit Nusa Dua beach, there is a white sandy beach, sloping and calm waves so it is safe for children.
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Sanur beach is also safe for children, the beach is shallow with calm waves, many food vendors are lined up along the beach, so it is suitable as a place of recreation for families while enjoying the sunrise because this beach directly faces east.
For those who like surfing, you can visit Kuta beach, although the waves are big but still safe enough for children because the beach is sloping, the sunset on Kuta beach is also famous for being the best in Bali, to enjoy the best Kuta beach in the afternoon so the weather is more friendly for children at the same time to get a beautiful sunset view.
7.Take a cultural tour
Bali has a rich cultural heritage, and taking a cultural tour is a great way to introduce your kids to Bali's traditions and customs. You can visit traditional Balinese villages, watch traditional dances, and learn how to make Balinese handicrafts.
You and your family can enjoy the unspoiled scenery of rural Bali safely and comfortably in Panglipuran Village.
The village has also been named the cleanest village in the world.
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Or you and your family can also watch the ngrebeg cultural festival held every 6 months in munggu village, a traditional village located at the western end of badung regency which borders tabanan regency.
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And if you and your family travel around February to March there will be an ogoh ogoh festival held once a year on the night before nyepi, and this is simultaneous throughout Bali.
8.Visit the Bali Bird Park
Bali Bird Park is a great place to visit with your kids if they love birds. The park has over 1000 birds from more than 250 species. You can also watch bird shows and learn about different species of birds.
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Bali Bird Park is located on Jalan Serma Cok Ngurah Gambir, Singapadu, Batubulan, Gianyar, Bali which is about 30 minutes from Ngurah Rai Airport.
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In addition to displaying the natural life of various bird species, various facilities and special programs are organized with educational and breeding functions.
Other facilities at Bali Bird Park include restaurants, cafes, and bird-related souvenir shops.
addreas ;Jl. Serma Cok Ngurah Gambir Singapadu, Batubulan, Kec. Sukawati, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80582
9.Go on a Bali river rafting adventure
Bali has several rivers that offer exciting rafting adventures for kids. Ayung River and Telaga Waja River are two popular rafting spots in Bali that are suitable for kids.
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Safety is guaranteed as the rafting activities will be guided by professional guides with complete safety equipment.
The river flow is also still safe enough for children and families.
10.Explore BALI's Rice Terraces
Many rice fields in Bali are still natural and preserved, the most visited places to see Bali rice fields are in the jatiluwih tabanan area and in the tegallalang ubud gianyar area.
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Your kids will love exploring the rice fields and learning about the rice planting process. You can also take beautiful family photos here.
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The green rice fields and cool air with a tropical forest backdrop will feast your eyes and take you back in time.
Bali is a great destination to visit with your kids. From water parks and outdoor adventures to cultural tours and wildlife parks, Bali offers a wide range of fun activities and attractions that are sure to keep your kids entertained. Use this list of 10 fun things to do in Bali with kids as a guide to plan your next family vacation.