10 Places to Visit in Bali in December for a Perfect Vacation!
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Awesome Places to Visit in Bali in December

1. Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park
2. Tanah Lot Temple
3. Pura luhur Uluwatu
4. Bali Safari Marine Park
5. Upside Down World Bali
6. Tegallalang Rice Terraces
7. Nusa Penida
8. Sekumpul Waterfall
9. Ulun Danu Temple Lake Bratan
10. Ubud Monkey Forest

Bali is a treasure trove for travelers to explore as it houses great beaches, temples, forest and many other places to visit in Bali in December. The twin waterfalls, amazingly old and effective farming methods in areas like the Tegalalang Rice Terrace shine with the most natural green possible.

Bali has it all, from natural forests where the long tailed monkeys and various species of birds to beaches where you go Scuba diving and marvel at the aquatic life underwater.
You get a chance to explore the rich cultural heritage of this ancient land and admire the beautiful sculptures located at different places throughout Bali.

Make sure you don’t miss out on the astounding views of Temples of Shiva, Vishnu and many other deities surrounded by nature. With several viewpoints and natural parks to visit, you can have a wonderful time uncovering the beauty of Bali.

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Best Places to Visit in Bali in December

01

Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park

The Garuda wisnu kencana cultural park is one of oldest attractions of Indonesian tourism dating back to the year 1997. This incredibly tall statue is Devoted to a Hindu god Vishnu and Garuda, his mythical companion which was a bird. This statue, which is also regarded as a cultural landmark of Indonesia, makes this park an astounding place to visit in Bali in December.

Touching the sky with a height of 120 meters the Garuda Wisnu statue can be seen from any far corner in the vicinity. The area is surrounded by a marvelous green garden where you can have some peaceful and spiritual time with yourself.

Location: Uluwatu St, Ungasan, South Kuta ,Badung regency, Bali 80364, Indonesia

Timing: 9am to 7:30pm

Entry fees: IDR 73824

Click Here to Book Now: Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park Tickets
02

Tanah Lot Temple

Tanah Lot Temple tells the story of the epic Balinese mythology and stands firm even after years of cyclones and thunderous rains that hit the place. This enticing Rock formation that was formed years ago bears the incredible Temple of Purah Tanah located on the edge of the island.

The picturesque views of  sea water dancing against the black rocks at the shore, are the reason why the temple is listed among the best tourist places to visit in Bali in December.

Location: Beraban, Kediri, Tabanan Regency, Bali 82121, Indonesia

Timing: 6am to 7pm

Entry fees: IDR 53949 

Click Here to Book Now: Tanah Lot Temple Sunset Tour
03

Pura luhur Uluwatu

Pura luhur Uluwatu literally translates to ‘Something of a divine origin’, this is the place dedicated to the sage ‘Sang Hyang Widhi Wasa’ for manifesting lord Rudra as per the legend goes. The Uluwatu temple plays a crucial part in demonstrating the ancient Balinese culture.

This temple is counted among the six major temples in Bali as these sacred places of worship play a very important role in the lives of local people.

Location: Pecatu, South Kuta, Badung Regency, Bali, Indonesia

Timing: 7am to 7pm

Entry fees: IDR 30287

Click Here to Book Now: Uluwatu Temple Sunset Tour With Kecak Fire Dance

Recommended Read: Best Things to Do in Kuta Bali
04

Bali Safari Marine Park

Enter the Safari Marine park of Bali where you get to explore the diverse wildlife of the place. Explore these animals in their natural habitat going through the dense Bali forests. The park was opened for public on 13 November 2007 and ever since it is attracting thousands of visitors.

Children can also enjoy the water park area which is located within this park. But what makes this park a great place to visit in Bali in December is the night safari that takes you close to the unexplored wilderness. 
Location: Jl. Prof. Dr. Ida Bagus Mantra No.km 19, Serongga, Kec. Gianyar, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80551, Indonesia

Timings: 9am to 5pm

Entry fees: IDR 662526 

Click Here to Book Now: Bali Safari and Marine Park Tickets

05

Upside Down World Bali

Surprisingly, while most popular tourist places to visit in bali in december include huge statues or stunning beaches or sacred temples, Upside down World is a Photo studio! The fantastic concept of this unique place makes the experience all the more exciting, because taking a picture at this studio makes it look as if you are defying gravity and/or you are attached to the ceiling.

The place is gaining fame amongst tourists gradually, while being equally appreciated by the locals.

Location: Jl. Bypass Ngurah Rai No.762, Pemogan, Denpasar Selatan, Kota Denpasar, Bali 80221, Indonesia

Timings: 10am to 4:30 pm

Entry fee: IDR 94646

Click Here to Book Now: Upside Down World Tickets
06

Tegallalang Rice Terraces

Adored by nature lovers, The Tegallalang Rice Terraces are structured farming sights that offer a picturesque view to the visitors. The farmers here follow a unique farming technique known as Subak which has been passed down generations of ancestral farming. This is your place to visit in Bali in December to get unmatched natural views while getting a chance to indulge in conversations with the locals.

The ever beautiful weather in this place adds to the breathtaking beauty of the place. Friendly villagers including farmers are always ready to chit chat with you and even pose for your pictures. 

Timings: 8am to 5pm

Location: Jl. Raya Tegallalang, Tegallalang, Kec. Tegallalang, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80561, Indonesia

Entry fee: IDR 9464 approximately

Click Here to Book Now: Tegalalang Rice Terrace Tour

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07

Nusa Penida

The Nusa Penida has been an undiscovered vacation spot for many years, because the stunning beach of this island was declared perfect for tourism very recently in 2015 and was immediately added to places to visit in Bali in December.

Many of the travelers that visit this place are in awe of how incredible the water ecosystem here is. With over 290 species of corals and a wide 576 species of reef fish the Nusa Penida waters have rich marine life. As there is not much rush on this island you should definitely try scuba diving or snorkeling to have an other-worldly experience on your trip. You can also visit the traditional temples on this Island: The Ped Temple and the Goa Giri Putri temple, to explore the local culture.

Location: Bunga Mekar, Nusapenida, Klungkung Regency, Bali 80771

Timings
: open 24 hours

Entry fee
: IDR 4732

Click Here to Book Now: Nusa Penida Island Tour
08

Sekumpul Waterfall

The sultry ambience of the best waterfalls in Bali, the Sekumpul waterfall, is where all the lush greenery of the lands come together to paint a mind-blowing picture for the visitors. Located across the gorgeous hills of Bratan, this natural wonder has not one but two amazing viewpoints at Sekumpul.

Take a moment to appreciate the natural beauty of the panoramic view of the surroundings from the top or become one with nature at the bottom of the water cascade. There is a mystical vibe about this place in winter that actually makes this one of the best tourist places to visit in Bali in December.

Location: Sekumpul, Sawan, Buleleng Regency, Bali 81171, Indonesia

Timings: 8am to 5pm

Entry fee: IDR 19876

Click Here to Book Now: Sekumpul Waterfall Tour

Also Checkout: Amazing Watersports in Bali
09

Ulun Danu Temple Lake Bratan

Lake Bratan encompasses the Ulun Danu Temple, a place In Bali where you get the feel of being in a perfect Indian village. You are sure to appreciate the beauty of this lake from the Ulun Danu temple on your visit, which is enhanced by the grandeur of Bedugul mountains in the background.

The Pura Bratan is a well known temple dedicated to Hindu gods Vishnu and Brahma and Shiva, where the locals come to pray and perform their rituals. All the photographers regard it as a great tourist place to visit in Bali in December and fall in love with this lake temple because of the marvelous architecture.

Location: Danau Beratan, Candikuning, Baturiti, Tabanan Regency, Bali 82191, Indonesia
 
Timings: 7am to 7pm

Entry Fee: 270 INR

Click Here to Book Now: Ulun Danu Beratan Temple Tour in Bali

Suggested Read: Popular Temples in Bali
10

Ubud Monkey Forest

A forest that bears nearly 800 long-tailed macaque monkeys, Ubud forest has been attracting several tourists to explore the raw beauty of nature. Often referred to as ‘Mandala Suci Wenara Wana’ by the locals, the forest of Ubud is filled with banyan trees and many other plant species that provide food and shelter to these monkeys.

On your visit you will be able to spot the ancient sculptures that are found everywhere that symbolize the importance of wildlife in the ancient culture of the country. The management here takes care of all the necessary precautions to prepare you for this jungle adventure and transportation facilities are easily available.

Location: Jl. Monkey Forest, Ubud, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
 
Entry fee: 9am to 5pm 

Entry fee: IDR 51109

Click Here to Book Now: Ubud Monkey Forest Tickets

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People Also Ask About Bali

  1. What are the best things to do in Bali?

    1. The Bali Swing: If you are a person who likes high altitude places where you can feel like a bird, then the Bali swing is definitely for you. Swing as high as 70 meters in the middle of the breathtaking Bali forest and look over the incredible islands of Bali.

    2. Kuta Surfing: 
    If you are an adventurous soul, then Kuta is your place to visit in Bali in December. Surfing on the beach of this small village is loved by both amateurs and pros. 

    3. The Waterbom SplashA place where there are as many as 17 waterslides, rides, boogie boards and rafts is the Waterbom. There is no better place you can be on a hot summer day other than this refreshing Splash spot.

    4. Jet Pack Adventure  
    Jet pack adventure is a sport that you might have seen in the movies and always wanted to try but never did. Well, tick it off your to do list because you are going to realize the joy of riding a jet pack and pump up your adrenaline. 
  2. Which are the best places to visit in Bali for a honeymoon?

    1. Mount BaturWith a beautiful panoramic view, Mount Batur has served couples as one of the best places to visit in Bali in December. This scenic volcano is about 1700 meters above sea level giving an awesome romantic ambiance any couple can ask for.

    2. Uluwatu: 
    Uluwatu has been regarded as the go to spot for romantic honeymoons as this plateau overlooks the ocean, offering visitors a beautiful sight to appreciate. Visit Hotel Alila near Uluwatu to enjoy swimming in the infinity pool looking at the vast blue ocean.

    3. Sanur BeachSanur Beach is a picturesque spot perfect for capturing the precious moments of your lovely trip to Bali. Both you and your partner will appreciate the cool breeze brushing through your hair while admiring the golden hues of setting sun reflected on the scintillating waters. 

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  3. Which are the best beaches in Bali?

    1. Kuta beachWhen it comes to renowned beaches, Kuta is one of the best places to visit in Bali in December. Surfers love this beach for being the most fun with the high tides and clear waters. In addition to this, Kuta is also surrounded by some of the most amazing malls and stores in the area. 

    2. Crystal Bay: 
    A calm and peaceful beach area you should definitely check out while in Bali, is the Crystal Bay. Loved by Scuba divers and snorkelers, this isolated beach is an underrated vacation spot. The incredible blue green water, the heavenly weather and the calm surrounding make this place a perfect paradise to have a good time.

    3. Pasir Putih
    : Pasir Putih is another underrated beach in Bali with crystal clear water, backed by the harmonious silence. The soft sand that allows you to construct sand castles with coconut trees dancing in the wind makes Pasir Patih a beloved tourist place to visit in Bali in December. 

    Check Out: Best Places to Visit in Bali in January
  4. What is the best time to visit Bali?

    April to December is the best time to visit Bali as this season provides the perfect weather to fully appreciate the beauty of this place. Having said that, there is no one specific time to visit Bali as it is a great destination to visit throughout the year.
  5. What is so special about Bali?

    The specialty of Bali is that it provides fun activities for all age groups: anyone from a small kid to grown up adults can all enjoy Bali equally. The mesmerizing beaches, amazing landmarks to visit, Welcoming weather and most importantly the range of fun activities you can do in a budget friendly trip makes it a wonderful tourist destination.
  6. What are other activities to enjoy in Bali that you can book through Thrillophilia?

    Here are some of the other activities to enjoy in Bali that you can book through Thrillophilia:
    1. Bali Swing Ticket
    2. Saloka Theme Park Tickets
    3. Instagram Tour of Bali
    4. Mount Batur Sunrise Trek
    5. Waterbom Bali Tickets
    6. Bali Bird Park Tickets
    7. Bali Night Safari
    8. Bali Zoo Tickets
    9. Finns Beach Club in Bali
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