Bali not only has cool culture and customs, extraordinary nature and enchanting scenery, but also has special and diverse fauna. If you are on vacation in Bali with your family, don’t miss the opportunity to see a variety of these fauna in a zoo or park on the Island of the Gods. If you want a recommended destination to see special animals in Bali, the parks and gardens part 2 below can be a destination for your vacation with your family.
1. Swim with sharks at the Bali Sharks Eco Tour, Denpasar
For those of you who want a vacation with a slightly ‘creepy’ feel, please choose a swimming tour with sharp-toothed sharks. Don’t worry, this eco-tour is friendly enough for families, including for your little one to get new experiences.
Not only swimming with sharks, you and your little one can also help rejuvenate nature by following the conservation programs offered, from turtle conservation to eco-friendly education centers, which are guaranteed to make you feel at home.
Location: Agus Bar & Restaurant, Jl. Tukad Punggawa- Serangan, Bali
Opening hours: Every day, from 7.00 to 15.00 WITA
Price: Starting from 100 USD (~ 1,375 million IDR) for adults and 90 USD (~ 1,237 million IDR) for children, while children under 5 years are free of charge.
2. The world of adorable animals at Bali Zoo Park Gianyar
You can see firsthand the reaction of your little one when you see directly exotic animals and animals, which are usually only seen in books or television, right in front of your eyes. You can see that memorable moment by taking them to Bali Zoo Park, where various animals from all over the world gather.
For wild animals, there is a transparent cage that separates the little one. So they can admire his prowess safely. Meanwhile, for relatively tame animals, you and your baby can get close and feed them directly, you know!
Location: Jalan Raya Singapadu, Sukawati, Singapadu, Sukawati, Gianyar Regency, Bali
Opening hours: Every day, from 9.00 to 17.00 WITA
Ticket prices: Starting from 100,000 IDR for adults and 80,000 IDR for children per pax
3. Ride horses and relax at Aravina
Located in the Bali Equestrian Center, Canggu, this cafe is also suitable for all ages. The interior has modern nuances and the facilities are quite complete with a swimming pool and children’s play area.
There are also horse riding classes for adults and children that you can join with a duration starting from 30 minutes, you know! Surely your little one will have a special experience here.
How about the food menu? This child-friendly cafe in Bali offers culinary delights with local and international flavors, Aravina is brave enough to spoil its visitors in terms of taste. From smoothies to fantastic main courses, you will definitely like the preparation of each dish.
Location: Canggu Asri Housing, Jl. Karang Suwung, Brawa, Canggu, North Kuta, Badung Regency, Bali
Contact: 0361 8446533
Opening hours: Every day, from 08.00 to 21.00 WITA
Price: Average 150,000 IDR for two people
4. Monkey Forest Ubud, a phenomenal place
This place is better known as the Ubud Monkey Forest, even though this nature reserve and temple complex has the official name of the Sacred Mandala Wenara Wana.
As is known, this place has more than 750 long-tailed monkeys, which roam freely in this area. Which makes Ubud Monkey Forest the right location to see monkey activity.
Besides that, this place also offers its own beauty and coolness, and a number of spots are quite instagrammable.
Location: Jl. Monkey Forest, Ubud, Ubud District, Gianyar Regency, Bali
Opening hours: Every day, 9.00 – 16.00 WITA
Ticket prices: 80,000 IDR for adults, 60,000 IDR for children