THERE’S more to Bali than just distinctive cultures, and beautiful beaches are the perfect example. From above, the coastline looks like the dramatic Timbis Cliff with the waves crashing against the rocks below. Take a swim on the Pandawa Beach, denoting a coastal edge of the Indian Ocean
If you happen to be traveling to South Bali such as Nusa Dua, GWK or Jimbaran Beach, don’t forget to stop by to Pandawa Beach. What’s so unique about this beach? Pendawa Beach Bali, which is located in South Kuta, to be precise at Kutuh Village, at first glance looks isolated because the access to the beach is done by trimming limestone hills and was opened in 2012.
Once you enter the road flanked by cliffs, this Pandawa Beach in Bali will already show its rows of waves. As the name suggests, this Pandawa Beach showcases the figure of Panca Pandawa where in the cliff niche facing the sea successively from the upper row namely Dharmawangsa (Yudhistira), Bhima, Arjuna, Nakula and Sahadewa.
Popularity of Pandawa Beach as a tourist attraction on the Island of Bali is able to enrich tourist destinations in South Bali. Before it was popular, local people knew this beach as Penyekjekan Beach, but foreign tourists know it as Secret Beach because it is hidden behind a hill. After making road access between the hills and combined with the coastal landscape view, this area has become more attractive and instagrammable.
This white sandy beach with calm waves allows visitors to carry out various relaxing activities such as swimming, sunbathing or relaxing under a beach umbrella. In addition, visitors can also see the beautiful panorama of the sea and enjoy the fresh air away from pollution. This beach tourism object is suitable for holiday events for all family members. Or you can also take a leisurely walk along the path from east to west while looking for selfie objects. There is gazebo, a big crab icon as well as local fishing activity.
Meanwhile, visitors do not worry about hunger or thirst. Many food stalls are available here. Cold drink, young coconut or fruit salads are also available. Then, various dishes such as fried rice, fried noodles, grilled chicken and seafood can be found here to strengthen energy for the next session or continue the journey to other destinations.
There are also rental of beach umbrellas to relax with family. In the meantime, visitors can also rent a canoe or take paragliding adventure on the Timbis Hill to enjoy the beauty of Pandawa Beach from the air. When getting unsatisfied with taking selfie on the beach, visitors can also do it in the upper parking lot or the alley at the top of the hill to get a different view of the beach where the waves appear smaller and smoother.
Oh yes, other facilities have a large parking area, toilets, changing rooms, bathrooms and clean water to rinse the legs after playing or taking a walk on the white sands of Bali’s Pandawa Beach.