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The surf facilities and services also improved. Shops around Kuta
beach will offer just about anything you need for surfing.

Bali Surfing Guide

                                                international. The surf facilities and services also
                                                improved. Shops around Kuta beach will offer just
From long time ago the island of Bali has       about anything you need for surfing.
been known as the surfing paradise. In
recent years the number of surfers coming to
the island of Bali increased enormously.
Time when the beach like Kuta beach or
                                                Surfing Information
Echo beach in Canggu is quiet becoming a
rare occasions.                                 There are many information about surfing or surfing
                                                tours available around Kuta beach, especially around
The number of Balinese getting to surfing       Poppies II which in recent years becoming the center
also increasing from year to year. The          for anything related to surfing. Tide chart widely
Balinese surfers known for their grace style    available around many surfing shops. For precise
which said influence by their traditional       information just go to Tubes Bar on Poppies II or on
dances. Bali surfing competition becoming       many surf shops around Legian street. Getting
some of the major event for local and           yourself a Surf report magazine will also be another
                                                source of information.

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    Bali Surfing Guide

Surfing Equipment
                                                Some of the island beach contour is

                                                                                         Surfing Lessons
When surfing on the island of Bali you can      reef so you must take a pair of reefs
bring your own boards. Usually if you bring     boots and also to bring a betadine,
                                                surgical spirit and cotton buds if you
more than two or three the custom official
                                                cuts your own. This will be necessary
may object because it suggesting that you                                                Today there are many surfing lessons can be found
                                                when traveling to remote surfing beach
tend to sell them. Most of the boards size      of Bali.                                 around the island but almost all of them centered
used by surfers around the island is the 7                                               on Kuta beach. Get a one day surf lessons for
foot mark which is perfect for the island                                                minimum of $50 or take the three day course for a
                                                Equipment Rental                         better lessons in surfing for minimum of $130.
                                                                                         usually prices already including equipment.

                                                There are surfboards and boggie
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                                                boards for rent on Kuta beach with
                                                many variable quality and prices.
                                                Some of the surf shops around
                                                Uluwatu or Balangan beach also           The most well known breaks will be listed below,
                                                rent boards.                             but there are places where you must look on your
                                                                                         own as you learn more about the weather and the
                                                                                         ocean conditions.

                                                     BETTER                              Places to surf in Bali:

                                                    VACATION                                          Kuta and Legian beach

                                                 On Bali Private                         Try tubes around Halfway Kuta which known as
                                                                                         the best for beginners to practice. Legian beach
                                                     Villas                              tubes can be very powerful with lefts and rights of
                                                                                         Melasti and Padma street. For serious surfers can
                                                                                         try the Kuta Reef which is a vast stretch of coral
                                                                                         with variety of waves. Try also tubes south of Kuta
                                                                                         reef near the airport. Airport Lefts which is
                                                                                         workable wave at mid to high tide while the
                                                                                         Airport Rights has three right handlers that can be a
                                                                                         bit fickle and dangerous at low tide. This spot best
                                                                                         for good surfers at mid to high tide with a strong

                                                                                                      Uluwatu

                                                 Our Bali Villas are                     Uluwatu has about seven different breaks. If this is
                                                                                         your first time to come here then just survey the
                                                 perfect for singles,                    situation first and see where other surfers are
                                                 couples, family and                     sitting and watch where they flick off. Some of the
You can get reasonable and good condition        friends. Your privacy                   known breaks here are The Corner, The Peak, The
                                                                                         Racetrack, Outside Corner, The Bommie.
boards in Bali. When traveling to the island     is assured at our
for your surfing adventure try to bring a        range of selected Bali
good board cover and a running shoes
                                                 villas. Make your Bali
because sometimes you will need to hikes to
reach surfing.
                                                 Villa Rental today to
                                                 avoid disappointment.
Boards wax is available in Bali though it                        Continue next page...

will not hurt if you take your own if you use
it. Board repairs and materials can be found
around Kuta beach but it is advisable that
you bring your own if you will surfs around
the island remote area where the materials
and repairs are not available.
                                                Getting the most
                                                from your surf
                                                vacation in Bali
                                                Try Half Way Kuta or Medewi Beach if you are

                                                Balangan                     BETTER
                                       Balangan is a fast left over a        VACATION
                                       shallow reef, unsurfable at low
                                       tide, good at mid tide with         On Bali Private          works best at mid tide and can
         Padang Padang
                                       anything over a 4 foot swell.
                                       With an 8 foot swell this can be
                                                                               Villas               handle swells from 6 to 10 feet.

                                       a classic wave.                                                       Sanur
This super shallow left hand
breaks is located just north of                 Balian
Uluwatu. This is a very                                                                             Sanur has a hollow wave with
demanding break from mid to                                                                         excellent barrels. Its fickle and it
                                       There are vew peaks near the                                 doesnt start until you get a 6
high tide.                             mouth of Balian river which                                  foot swell. Try the Hyatt Reef,
                                       located in west of Bali.                                     Tanjung sari, Tanjung Right or
         Impossibles
                                                                                                    Padang Galak which offer break
                                                Medewi                                             at high tide on small to medium
Just north of Padang Padang, this
outside reef break has three           Another west of Bali surfing
shifting peaks with fast left hand     spot. It’s a point break that can
tube sections that can join up if                                          Our Bali Villas are               Ketewel and Lebih
                                       give a long ride right into the
the conditions are perfect.            river mouth. The wave has a big     perfect for singles,     Located north of Sanur. Both of
                                       drop which fills up then runs       couples, family and      them are right hand breaks
         Bingin                       into workable inside section.
                                                                           friends. Your privacy    which dodgy at low tide and
                                                                                                    close out over 6 feet.
North of Padang Padang, this                    Nusa Lembongan            is assured at our
once secret spot becoming a
crowded spot today. This spot
                                                                           range of selected Bali            Jasri beach
                                       This island separated from the
best at mid tide with a 6 foot         island of Bali. You can get there
                                                                           villas. Make your Bali
                                                                                                    Further east from Ketewel near
swell.                                 by using public boat at Sanur.      Villa Rental today to    from the Candidasa beach, this
         Dreamland
                                       Try the Lembongan Shipwreck,        avoid disappointment.    beach has a modest right hand
                                       Lacerations or the Playground.                               beach break.
Go through the Pecatu Indah                 
Resort to reach this spot. At low
                                                 Serangan                                                    South Coast
tide with a 5 foot swell, this solid   The waves break to the right and
peak offers a short, sharp right                                                                    The extreme south coast around
                                       left with anything over a 3 foot                             the end of Bukit peninsula can
and a longer more tubular left.        swell.                                                       be surfed at any time of the
                                                 Nusa Dua                                          year. The beach around Nyang
         Canggu
                                                                                                    Nyang beach with its right hand
                                       The reef of Nusa Dua has very                                reef break, The Green Ball
North Of Kuta with 6 foot swell.       consistent swells. The main                                  which is another right which
The peak breaks over a soft rock       break is around 1 km off the                                 works on small to medium
edge.                                  beach. Try the Sri Lanka which                               swell.

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