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Tuesday, January 20, 2015

7 Most Beautiful Waterfalls in Bali

The song of the water
Doomed ever to roam
A beautiful exile
Afar from its home    
                                         (The Waterfall – Henry Kendall)

Visiting waterfall is definitely giving different touch to the soul. Looking on how graceful the water falls down from a certain height before hitting the stones or pool under, listening to its harmonious rhythm along with cool breeze somehow will appear peacefulness to our body, mind and soul. It is true that most of them reside among the mountains or hills and not easy to reach, but that makes it even more precious, isn’t it?

Come to Bali island, the paradise on Earth known all over the world for its most beautiful beaches, you will also find the beautiful waterfalls. And there is a lot of them can be found in this island. Most of these waterfalls are still hidden, far from any visitor who prefers visiting beaches all the time. Without setting aside the stunning beaches, all waterfalls in Bali are indeed worth your visit so much. Moreover, if you are looking for something different, something new that is more relaxing and peaceful, these waterfalls may be the answer to your desire.

So, here it is the 7 most beautiful waterfalls in Bali for your reference shall you want to visit this amazing tourism water places.

1. Sekumpul Waterfall
If you love challenge and adventures, this waterfall should be taken into your list. It’s not really hidden, it’s just the fact that Sekumpul Waterfall is quite difficult to reach. It’s not easy to get to the place where this waterfall is in. You are required to walk on many steep and slippery stairs and cross the river to closely see the waterfalls.

Most Beautiful Waterfalls in Bali

For better direction and safety, by giving a little wage, you can ask the local people to assist you to the waterfalls. They will bring you to the end of the path and then you can continue to walk on your own about 50 meters to find the most beautiful scenery of the waterfalls that are seen from the high land.

Your hard effort to reach this waterfall is really paid once you can see it directly. Why? It’s because you will not only find one beautiful waterfall, but seven at once! Sekumpul means ‘a group’ in English, that is why you can see a group of waterfalls here. One of them has 50 meters in height, really mesmerizing.

2. Nungnung Waterfall
Having 50 meters in height, Nungnung Waterfall is a sight to behold. It is waiting for you to drop by, to listen and view how the water falls from such height, gracefully hitting the stones in the pool under.

Most Beautiful Waterfalls in Bali

This waterfall resides under the canyon. You need to down a stairs of 509 treads to reach it. Once you can get to the place, a beauty of waterfall view and rice fields around will greet you peacefully.

Nungnung Waterfall is located in Nungnung village, about 45 kilometers from Denpasar. There are many direction signs to reach this place. Park area is also available, so you don’t need to worry the access to this fascinating water.

3. Aling-Aling Waterfall
Aling-aling waterfall is 11 kilometers from Singaraja, or about 80 kilometers from Denpasar City. For a certain peculiar reason, this waterfall is unique because it has two parts at its peak. Each part falls at a very different tempo.

Most Beautiful Waterfalls in Bali

To reach Aling-aling Waterfall, you need to go to Sambangan Village in Singaraja. There are several signs along the way. However, it is better for you to ask for the tour guide’s or local’s assistance since this waterfall is seldom visited by tourists.

4. Blemantung Waterfall
Hidden in a beautiful Tabanan Bali, in a large area of coffee garden, Blemantung Waterfall is a natural green beauty that can only be enjoyed by those dedicated tourists.

The waterfall has the height of 50 meters, perfect for soaking in the water while taking a deep breath from a very fresh forest air. If your nostril is sharp enough, you can even smell the coffee aroma in the air!

Most Beautiful Waterfalls in Bali

To visit this Blemantung Waterfall, drive about 75 kilometers or about 2 hours from Denpasar to Pujungan Village in Pupuan Region. From the village, the road to the waterfall is good enough and it’s completed with park area that is 200 meters only in distance from the waterfall.

5. Tegenungan Waterfall
Tegenungan Waterfall is one of several waterfalls in Bali that is not resided in a high land or in the mountain. This waterfall is not as high as the others in this list, being only about 15 meters, but with this height is enable you to jump from the peak down to the pool under without worry.

Most Beautiful Waterfalls in Bali

Tegenungan Waterfall is amazing for swimming and enjoying the fresh water.

Close to a temple and public bath, Tegenungan become a great choice for whoever seeking a relaxation and peacefulness.

6. Jembong Waterfall
In Bali, this waterfall is considered one of the best waterfalls in the island. However, this waterfall is having a few visits due to its closeness to the other famous waterfall near it, Git Git Waterfall.

Most Beautiful Waterfalls in Bali

The fact that Jembong Waterfall is seldom to visit makes it even more beautiful, a hidden nature gift. Jembong Waterfall offers stunning pure beauty of nature. Although it’s not too high, the water flow and the surface under are safe and nice for soaking and enjoying the green forest around.
It’s also good for spiritual healing.

7. Yeh Mampeh Waterfall
Yeh Mampeh means ‘flying water’ in English. This nature beauty resides in a small village of Les, far from the crowded Kuta and Ubud. The beauty of this waterfall is almost untouched. It’s located in a peaceful place and it is also one of the highest waterfalls in Bali.

Most Beautiful Waterfalls in Bali

You can climb the waterfall and visit the caves behind it or choose to only taking a bath in its tender flowing water.

1 comment:

  1. These waterfalls are just awesome! I've visited them all during our Bali itinerary via Our guide from this company did great job. Don't forget to include such a beautifull places to your itinerary!