While Bali offers everything anyone would ever need from a perfect tropical getaway, sometimes a day trip to the nearby attractions can open up a whole new world of excitement and fun. Read our guide to the best day trips from Bali, from a party island to a nearby dragon habitat.
Anyone who visits this dreamy small island near Bali would never guess at its dark history. It used to be a dungeon in the middle of the ocean, but Nusa Penida is now the exact opposite, a tropical paradise with zero traces of gloom. Nowadays the island is inhabited by various bird species; some endangered, all beautiful. The unique rocky structure blesses visitors with wonderful sights and its surrounding clear, sparkling water makes for dreamy beaches all around the island.