A Holiday in Nusa Dua in BaliBy Preety Gupta
Nusa Dua refers to the entire eastern side of the Bukit peninsula at the southernmost tip of Bali. Some of the most glorious beaches of the island are to be found here. The resort is located about 40 kms south of Denpasar, Bali's capital. The airport is about 20 to 30 minutes drive away by car.
What to see and do in Nusa Dua
Geger BeachThis is a public beach with splendid white sand and fine cooling breezes. It is one of the few beaches facing east and the because of the reef the water is warm. There is a restaurant and beach beds available. You can also enjoy a massage right on the beach.
Pasifika MuseumThe museum is a must visit if you are interested to know more about the art scene in Bali. There are some European artists who have made Bali their home and their works are also on display here, besides work of other renowned painters. Also see the impressive Indochinese exhibition and the Polynesian artefacts.
Serangan Island (Turtle Island)
You can take a glass-bottomed boat from Nusa Dua and Tanjung Benoa that allow you to view marine life from within. Serangan is a turtle conservation area. The local people keep turtle eggs in traditional conservation houses. When the eggs hatch they release the babies on the beaches. Besides turtles, you can also see reptiles, birds, snakes and bats.
Nusa Dua Golf and Country Club
Water sportsThere are many water sports on offer such as banana boat, parasailing, jetski, diving, and flying fish. You can book directly on the beach at Nusa Dua or Tanjung Benoa, or have your Bali villa organise for you.
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