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10 Best Attractions in Denpasar Bali

By Premsharma
In comparison to Kuta, Ubud, Legian or other thrilling waves of the island’s south coast, Denpasar is not more popular. The capital city of the Island-Province of Bali , it holds its own charm as a place where modernity and Balinese distinct culture blend flawlessly as a whole. The beautiful city also acts as a major hub to connect many tourist destinations within Bali Islands. It is also the site where Bali Arts Festivals is organized once in a year. It is also known for office of the Governor, The Bali Museum and Bali’s First Hotel where Hollywood film stars Charlie Chaplin and Barbara Hutton stayed. The beautiful tourist attraction is bristling with temples, palaces and the eastern part of the popular lay back beach of Sanur. Modern life is also at its best here as you will see shopping malls, hotels, restaurants, clubs and other attractions here. As any place in Bali, Denpasar is also decorated with many Hindu Temples. Among some of the renowned temples in Denpasar are the Pura Agung Jagatnatha (adjacent to the Bali Museum), Pura Maospahit, and Puri Pemecutan. Some of the best attractions that you will see through your Bali honeymoon package for couple from Delhi Smart Holiday Shop or through the best Bali tour packages all inclusive from India are the following:
Sakenan Temple
10 Best Attractions in Denpasar Bali

Pura Sakenan is one of the most important temples in South Bali located on Serangan Island. The famous temple includes two main temple complexes that include old coral stones and bricks. 
Jagatnatha Temple
10 Best Attractions in Denpasar Bali

Locally known as Pura Agung Jagatnatha, it is a central landmark adjoining the Bali Province Museum and the city square – locally referred to as the Denpasar Puputan Square. 
Shark Island
10 Best Attractions in Denpasar Bali

Being a large pontoon in east from the shores of Serangan Island, it is an ideal place to swim in with sharks. Not to mention pontoons housing over a dozen pups is must to see here. 
Ngurah Rai Mangrove Forest
10 Best Attractions in Denpasar Bali

The largest mangrove forest is located on the southern coastline of Denpasar in the village of Suwung. It is known as Taman Hutan Raya Ngurah Rai Mangrove Forest, it borders the busy tourism areas of Sanur and Kuta, but is a soothing oasis where you can momentarily escape from the crowds
The Turtle Conservation and Education Centre or TCEC
It was a breeding ground for sea turtles that has become an education and conservation site set out to breed and protect the species. It serves a hatchery, nursery and sanctuary for sea turtles that are caught by fishermen accidently. 
Denpasar Arts Centre
10 Best Attractions in Denpasar Bali

Called Taman Werdhi Budaya, Denpasar Arts Centre is the main site for the annual Bali Arts Festival that is organized from July to August every year. It features week-long exhibits and live art performances in its various indoor and outdoor auditoriums and amphitheatres. 
Bajra Sandhi Monument
10 Best Attractions in Denpasar Bali

Being the centerpiece of the vast civic square known as Lapangan Niti Mandala Renon, it is right in front of Governor’s office. It houses a diorama gallery on its second floor that exhibits a glimpse into Balinese history. 
Desa Budaya Kertalang Cultural Village
10 Best Attractions in Denpasar Bali

The beautiful cultural village of Kertalngu is known for offering expansive recreational site on the eastern outskirts of Denpasar with green paddies, outdoor activity centre, spas and various restaurants along with shops and freshwater fishing arena. 
Bali Provincial Public Museum


10 Best Attractions in Denpasar Bali

Locally known as Museum Negeri Propinsi Bali, it is located right next to the Mayor’s office and the Puputan Badung Civic Square. The museum is the oldest on the island and houses over 10,000 exhibits. The main structure of the museum showcases amazing Balinese architecture, and its location site, as well as the adjacent square was the historical site of the Badung War in 1906 when the Dutch invaded Denpasar. 
Fingerprint Painting Museum
It is also known as Museum Lukisan Sidik Jari. The wonderful art gallery is the private collection of I Gusti Ngurah Gede Pemecutan – a member of the Denpasar Royal Family. The gallery is located on Jalan Hayam Wuruk, east of the Denpasar main hub. Smart Holiday Shop offers you attractive and affordable Bali Honeymoon package for couple from Delhi and Bali tour packages all inclusive from India that you can choose according to your choice.

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