Tanjung Benoa, The Beach of Water Sports

Bali Tanjung Benoa beach

Bali Tanjung Benoa beach, or sometimes named Benoa harbour or Benoa cape is one of famous tourist beach on the Bali island. This Bali beach is located on the southeastern tip of the Bali Island and adjacent to Nusa Dua area. It takes about 20 minutes from airport, 35 minutes from Kuta beach, and about 40 minutes from Sanur area.

Tanjung Benoa is a quite beautiful beach. There are many small huts on the beach for shelter and basking. There are also many restaurants around this beach.  Beach activities usually start from around 8 to 12 pm. Thereafter, the seawater tends to recede so it is difficult to sail or do the water sports at there.

The main attractions of Tanjung Benoa is its variety of water sport. Bali Tanjung Benoa beach has more complete water sports compared to the other beach. The tourists can play jet ski, diving, snorkeling, flying fish, banana boat, parasailing, and so forth. But this beach less suitable for surfing because the calm waves. There are also many instructors who qualified to ensure your safety.

Benoa HarbourAs mentioned above, Bali Tanjung Benoa beach has a variety of water sport. Parasailing is a game that uses a large parachute and then pulled by the ship. Snorkeling and diving activity are also popular because the Benoa’s underwater is rich in coral reefs and various kinds of fish.  You can ride Jetski around the sea too. There are also ‘Glass bottom boats’ which you can use to see the beauty of sea floor from boat, visitors also possible to feed the fish and visit the turtle breeding.

The most popular water sport is banana boat. This game uses a single rubber boat with a 5 persons capacity then pulled by boat. In the middle sea, this boat will be dropped and you with the team should try to ride again. This game is fun and exciting. Flying fish is a new water sport at Benoa Harbour, you’ll be blown downwind.

This various water attractions can be enjoyed from USD 10 price to USD 35 . Sometimes at high seasons, foreign tourists subjected to a more expensive price. But the price is comparable with the fun and exciting experience. You can find many Bali accommodation near Benoa harbour too, such as Novotel Bali Benoa and Melia Benoa Bali.

Do you have any experience, questions, or more info about this? Please add a comment.

  1. Gertrud says:

    Thanks a lot for finding the time to explain the tanjung benoa beach to the newcomers!

  2. Dela says:

    I am really loving the theme/design of your website.

  3. Klag says:

    many thanks for this info

  4. Penaflor says:

    I am so happy i found this bali’s water sport location. nice!

  5. Cliff says:

    You’ve got great insights about water sports, keep up the good work!

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