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Seeing the Port of Sanur Bali

Port of Sanur
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Visa Bali Info – Seeing the Port of Sanur Bali

Access to transportation in Bali will be more complete, so that access to anywhere in Bali will be even easier.

After the new airport was built, Bali is also building a new port, which is precisely located in Sanur.

Harbor of Sanur

Port of Sanur
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Starting to be built in 2020, the Ministry of Transportation has officially started the construction of the Sanur Sea Port.

The construction of the Sanur seaport connects the area known as the Golden Triangle, namely Sanur, Nusa Penida and Nusa Ceningan.

Also in 2020, the Minister of Transportation, Budi Karya Sumadi, together with the Governor of Bali, Wayan Koster, laid the first stone (groundbreaking) as a sign of the start of development.

The laying of the first stone was placed on Sunrise Beach, Sanur Kaja Village, South Denpasar District, Denpasar City, Bali Province.

Starting Operations In November 2022

Port of Sanur
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The development of the Sanur Port which was previously a traditional port was then to complement transportation connectivity in the Golden Triangle area, namely Sanur, Nusa Penida and Nusa Ceningan.

This is related to the Nusa Penida tourist area being revived after the Covid 19 pandemic hit the Indonesian region.

The Sanur port development project was initially targeted for completion in February 2023 but was completed in September 2022 and inaugurated in November 2022 as well.

The construction of the Sanur port involved construction contractor Hutama Karya. Until the package work undertaken in the project includes the design and build of coastal protection structures with the type of rubble mound breakwater, dredging work on the subsoil around the beach, construction of floating piers or pontoons, to strengthening the existing beach wall.

Sanur Harbor Technology

Port of Sanur
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The construction project for the ferry port facility in Sanur has a contract value of Rp 376 billion, with a quite fantastic value it is also capable of absorbing local workers and optimizing the use of the latest construction technology.

The technology used in this project is BPPT Lock 1.3 tons and 3.6 tons as the main armor to replace tetrapods in breakwater structures.

A number of acceleration strategies have also been carried out during the construction period including DED work being carried out simultaneously with construction work, being selective in selecting quality vendors to adding human resources as needed.

Inauguration of the Port of Sanur Bali

Port of Sanur
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Starting from a port that was run traditionally, it has now turned into an international and modern port.

This project was inaugurated directly by President Joko Widodo on Wednesday 11 September 2022. Also present at the inauguration were the Minister of Transportation Budi Karya Sumadi, Coordinating Minister for Marines Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan, PUPR Minister Basuki Hadimuljono, and Main Director Hutama Karya Budi Harto.

Previously, on Thursday 9 September 2022, Hutama Karya conducted a trial of docking at the Floating Pier of Sanur Port with the aim of going to Nusa Penida Island, carrying 45 tourists.

Location and Rates

Because it is still side by side with traditional ports that are still operating, so that you don’t make the mistake of coming here, you can go to the location which is located at Jalan Matahari Terbit, Sanur Kaja, South Denpasar, Denpasar City, Bali.

Meanwhile, the crossing fee for foreign tourists per person is IDR 125,000, domestic tourists are IDR 100,000, and for local people (such as prayer destinations) a tariff of IDR 75,000 is charged.


The port that was built was indeed made to be addressed to the public or tourists so that it is easy to get to tourist attractions.

Such as access to the Sanur, Nusa Penida and Nusa Ceningan/Nusa Lembongan areas which are currently dubbed the golden triangle ports of Bali Province.

And it is also hoped that the Port of Sanur will become an additional destination for tourists visiting the Island of the Gods.

And you need to know that at the last G20 in Bali, the port was used by G20 participants to cross to Nusa Penida and as a symbol of progress in public infrastructure, especially on the island of Bali.

How ? If you come to Bali, don’t forget to try this Sanur port.

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