Bali Visa 2021 – Sometimes when you hear the word Bali what you remember is the word “Kuta” or “Kuta Beach”. Even though Kuta is the capital of Bali, Indonesia. Kuta has a population of around 54.032 people (2016 data), Kuta is located in Badung Regency.
Talking about Kuta, then we will focus on the beach. Kuta Beach has become a symbol of tourism in Bali. Kuta Beach is not too far from Ngurah Rai Airport, the international airport in Bali is about 15 minutes from the airport to go directly to Kuta beach.
The beach with the beauty of white sand, this is what makes the charm of Kuta beach more attractive for tourists both domestic and foreign tourists.
With good quality and safe waves it’s no wonder Kuta beach is also very popular with surfers and of course it is also very suitable for beginner surfers.
Around Kuta beach there are also many places to rent surfing equipment, even equipped with the services of the instructors. For the rental price itself it varies depending on how well you can negotiate.
It’s not complete if you go to Kuta beach you don’t enjoy the sunset and enjoy the sunset. Don’t worry around Kuta beach, there are also many people who rent out mats to complement enjoying the evening sunset on Kuta beach. Restaurants, cafes and inns around Kuta also complement the facilities there.
Kuta Beach History Trip
Who would have thought that Kuta beach was once a trading port and the Kuta beach area became one of the marketing centers of agricultural products for inland communities with buyers from outside the island of Bali.
In the 14th century the Majapahit royal troops led by Patih Gajah Mada anchored on the south side of Kuta beach, namely the Tuban area. Where the Tuban area itself is very suitable for a place to dock ships in ancient times.
Slowly the Tuban area became famous and bustling and became a small port for trading for sellers of agricultural products from inland communities because more and more boats were anchored in this area so that people called this place Pasih (beach) The boat which is now known with Segara beach. Tuban, which is located in the Kuta area is now a popular place as well as a tourism center.
In the 19th century Mads Lange, a Danish merchant established a trading headquarters and settled in Kuta from where Mads Lange succeeded in running a trade business with the surrounding islands, even with ties to trading businesses from European ships. With good negotiation methods and clever trading methods Mads Lange was able to establish good cooperation with the Kings of Bali and the Netherlands at that time.
In 1960 foreign tourists more and more came to Kuta because of a book entitled “Praise to Kuta” written by Hug Mahbett containing praise about Kuta, the contents of the book inspired the development of Kuta as a tourism area such as lodging facilities and restaurants including places to visit entertainment.
Various Tourist Attractions in Kuta
In addition to Kuta beach Kuta also offers many tourist attractions for a vacation with friends or beloved family. Here are Kuta tourist attractions that can be your vacation list.
- Dream Museum Zone Bali
Paintings made with 3D trick-art concepts can make you take pictures like real ones.
- Bali Waterbomb
For those of you who are tired of playing water on the beach, Waterbom Bali offers 22 exciting rides and is worth a try. Waterbom Bali is the largest water recreation park in Asia and the 3rd largest in the world.
- Bali Beer Cycle
Well, for you young teenagers, don’t miss the exciting experience of traveling around Kuta to Legian with friends while drinking drinks.
- Odysseys Surf School
For those of you who want to try surfing at Kuta beach, it’s a good idea to learn first at Odysseys Surf School this will really help you in the beginning of becoming a surfer.
- Escape Adventure at Pandora Experience Bali
For those of you who like adventure this place is perfect for you to try. You will be required to solve puzzles within 120 minutes and challenge booths with high-tech sound effects and visualization effects that make the atmosphere feel more real.