Candidasa, the perfect start for a perfect Bali-holiday
Breakfast with sea view, lunch accompanied by the sound of waves, dinner with the amazing colors of the sunset. That evokes the real relaxing holiday feeling. Surrounded by hills with more shades of green than on a painter’s palette, Candidasa has the perfect settings to charm all types of holiday guests. What looks like a small sleepy village is in reality a surprising source of entertaining activities, maybe due to the easy interactions between the local people who, uninfluenced by the visitors, follow their own traditional way of live.
If you want to avoid the over-commercialized area around the airport, Kuta and Sanur, Candidasa is the best place to discover Balinese village life without missing any of your usual western conveniences. Take a taxi from the airport -fixed prices if you buy a ticket at the taxi-ticket counter just outside the arrival doors- and within one and a half hour (depending on the traffic) you have traveled the 65 km to Candidasa.
On these pages you will find information about Candidasa village, the events and other facilities Candidasa has to offer. If you want to know which tour to choose, where to have dinner, where to find a good driver or tour guide, where to buy special souvenirs, just go through this pages. The local people in the village are standing by to make your holiday a unique event. You will also find suggestions for trips and activities in the northern, middle and eastern part of Bali in the Candidasa Network Magazine and on our Facebook page
There is a lot to see, to do and to experience in and around Candidasa. Submerge in the relaxed atmosphere of village-live. Enjoy the friendliness of the people who work and live here. Plunge in the beautiful clear costal waters for a diving or snorkeling trip. Hire a driver (when you contact them personally you can get an interesting discount) and visit the touristic sites. Let yourself be pampered in the restaurants and hotels.
Beside all these activities in Candidasa, you’ll discover you don’t have to move from hotel to hotel to discover Bali. Just put your wear and gear in the cupboard, or leave your suitcases in the Drop&Go storage and experience Candidasa is the perfect basis for a huge variety of day trips to North or central Bali. But most of all:
Enjoy your holiday