For those of you who have visited the island of Bali, surely you will not miss this one tourist spot, Pandawa Beach, a tourist spot in Bali which is now popular and visited by many tourists. This beach is located in the tourist area of south Kuta. and included in the Badung regency – Bali. Its location behind the hills adds to the charm and uniqueness of this beach. Pandawa Beach is also widely known as Secret Beach or Secret Beach because of its location behind a hill.
In the Pandawa Beach area of Bali, you will find large statues placed on cliffs before entering the beach area. The statues depict the characters of the puppet characters, namely Yudistira, Bima, Arjuna, Nakula, Sadewa and Dewi Kunti. You can make these sculptures as an interesting view backgroud selvie.
The Origin of Pandawa Beach
At first, Pandawa Beach was known as Melasti Beach, which is a natural stone mining area in Bali, the access road is very difficult to pass and almost no tourists know the existence of this tourist attraction. For this reason, this beach is known as the Secret Beach.
Along with its development around 2004 an access road to this beach was built, and many tourists began to come here to do surfing activities, this is because this beach has excellent waves for surfing activities. Then in 2010 there was a surge in visitors who came to visit this beach. Following up on this incident, the local government formed a team to manage this coastal tourism area.
On December 27, 2012, a festival was held at this beach which attracted the attention of both domestic and foreign tourists. And on that date this area was designated as a tourist area for Pandawa Beach. The name Pandawa itself is taken from the similarities between the journey of the fate of the people around the coast and the life of the Pandavas in the Mahabharata story.
Travel route to Pandawa Beach
To visit the Pandawa Beach tourist attraction, those of you who come from outside the island of Bali can transit first at Bali’s Ngurah Rai Airport. Then from here you can rent a private vehicle to the Pandawa Beach area. The trip takes about 1 hour. Private vehicles were chosen because you can more freely visit this Bali Pandawa Beach.
From the airport you can take the direction to the Garuda Wisnu Kencana tour then continue the journey to Nusa Dua. On this path, you will find a signboard to the Pandawa Beach tourist attraction.
Activities Conducted on Pandawa Beach
A walk on the edge of Bali’s Pandawa Beach is mostly done by tourists who come here while enjoying the view offered, you can also play the waves on the beach with your family and relatives. In the tourist area of Pandawa Beach, there is also a stretch of white sand which is a pity to miss. and when you come in the morning you can see the amazing view of the sunrise.
Relaxing on the beach is also done by many tourists who come here, many of them spend time on the beach lying on the boards provided in the Pandawa Beach area. You can also see the activities of seaweed farmers which are found around the Pandawa Beach tourist area.
For entertainment in the Pandawa Beach area of Bali, you can try paragliding or paragliding activities that can add to the sensation of traveling on this beach, you can also try surfing the waves that are here. Besides that, you can also enjoy and take pictures on the edge of the cliffs with the background of the Pandawa puppet figures.
That’s a review of the Bali Pandawa Beach attraction , hopefully the above reviews can be useful for those of you who are going to visit this tourist area.