Visa4Bali – Pandawa Beach. As we know, that Bali has an area of up to 5000 square kilometers with the most beautiful natural charms which have become an icon of Indonesian tourism which is quite famous in the world.
In Indonesia itself has a lot of beach tourism with stunning views.
Still in the southern Bali area, there is a Pandawa beach that presents the charm of the blue sea with beautiful white sand.
Location of Pandawa Beach
The location of Pandawa Beach itself is in Kutuh Village, South Kuta, Badung Regency, Bali 80361.Bali. The location to get to Pandawa Beach Bali is quite hidden because it is flanked by two rock cliffs, so this beach is called the Secret Beach.
Pandavas Statue 5 Becomes Iconic Here
When you enter the Pandawa Beach entrance gate, you will be amazed by the highway that divides a large limestone hill.
The sensation is like being flanked by limestone hills on the right and left. On this hill, caves were built, the holes were not too deep. Inside is filled with large statues of the Pandavas.
Pandavas are characters who are told in the story of the Mahabharata. They are Yudhisthira, Bima, Arjuna, Nakula and Sahadeva.
The story of the Mahabharata tells of the conflict between the Pandavas and their cousins, the Kauravas, over the dispute over the rights of the Hastinapur government.
This Mahabharata story also contains Hindu values. Therefore, the story, which is considered sacred by Hindus, has been copied into various languages from the original language, namely Sanskrit.
How to Get to Pandawa Beach
Access to here is very easy, the distance is only about 18 km from Ngurah Rai International Airport and can be reached for approximately 1 hour driving.
While the distance from downtown Denpasar is about 27 km, you can get here from Denpasar via the Bali Mandara toll road.
Because there is no public transportation that goes directly to the Pandawa Beach location. There are several transportation options such as tourist buses, car rental/rental services, or using a taxi.
Pandawa Beach Entrance Ticket
The entrance ticket to this beach is very affordable, for domestic tourists, children and adults are only Rp. 4,000 and Rp. 8,000. Meanwhile, foreign tourists are IDR 10,000 for children and IDR 15,000 for adults. Vehicle parking tickets range from IDR 2,000 – IDR 10,000.
Pandawa Beach Attractions
The sloping coastline, wide shoreline, and well-maintained beach cleanliness are the main attractions of this beach. Another advantage that you can find here is the calm waves, making it suitable as a family tourist destination.
What things can you do on this beach when traveling with your family, see the following reviews;
- Swimming and Enjoying the Beauty of the Underwater
Pandawa Beach is very safe to use for swimming because the waves are relatively calm. So you can enjoy swimming or just playing in the water on this Pandawa beach.
This beach is still relatively empty of visitors so you can freely enjoy the beauty of the beach to your heart’s content. The clear sea water and clean white sand make its beauty so enchanting.
- Take a Photo with the Five Pandava Knights Statue in the Background
In addition to natural tourism, the manager of Pandawa Beach also includes cultural elements by placing five statues of the Pandawa Knights between the cliff walls.
Here, you can take pictures with the background of the five pandawa statues, such as Yudhisthira, Bima, Arjuna, Nakula, and Sadewa.
In addition, there is also a statue of Dewi Kunti who is the mother of the five Pandava knights. All the statues were built with a height of up to 5 meters and lined up neatly on the edge of the beach.
- Getting Around By Canoe
There are many canoe rentals available around the beach location. You can rent this canoe to get around the beach.
The rental rate itself is quite affordable, which is around 25 thousand per hour with a capacity of 1 person. For a canoe capacity of 2 people, the rental price per canoe is 50 thousand rupiah per hour.
You can be satisfied walking around enjoying the beautiful blue sea with a background of limestone cliffs that are so majestic.
There are still many holiday activities on this beach, such as seeing seaweed cultivation, sunbathing on the beach, playing paragliding, enjoying the sensation of beachside reflexology and hunting for souvenirs typical of this beach.
Enjoying the exotic nature of Pandawa Beach and the exciting experiences on offer, of course, you will not get bored during your vacation.