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Best sunrise spots in Bali

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Jakarta | Sun, December 31, 2017 | 11:06 am
Best sunrise spots in Bali Sunrise at Lake Beratan, Bali. (Shutterstock/File)

Besides sunset, Bali is also home to popular places to enjoy sunrise, which provides a good opportunity to welcome 2018 in style.

The following are the best spots to enjoy sunrise when in Bali according to kompas.com:

Lake Beratan

Located in Tabanan regency, Lake Beratan is listed as one of the best destinations to see sunrise thanks to the presence of Hindu water temple Pura Ulun Danu.

Standing on the lake edge, it boasts a breathtaking view that should not be missed.

Menjangan Island

Located in northwest Bali, Menjangan Island is a popular diving spot. The area, which is in the West Bali National Park, also offers a gorgeous sunrise view.

Those who want to visit the island can hop on one of the fishermen’s boats from Bangsring Beach in Banyuwangi, East Java. The trip takes around an hour.

Read also: Laid-back places to enjoy sunsets outside of south Bali

Campuhan Hill

The name may sound familiar as many people have taken photos in this place.

Located in Ubud, Gianyar regency, the hill is also a convenient spot to enjoy sunrise.

Before you reach this place, get ready for a challenging journey that takes 15 to 20 minutes.

You can also jog or ride a bicycle on the hill.

Lovina Beach

Those who want to watch sunrise with dolphins swimming in the background can visit Lovina Beach in Singaraja regency.

Make sure you come early, at about 6 a.m.

Later, you can continue your adventure underwater by snorkeling.

Sanur Beach

Sanur Beach in Denpasar is also a recommended place to watch sunrise if you have limited time on the island.

It is best to arrive early, at around 5:45 a.m., to get the best spot. (wir/kes)


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