Are you planning a trip to Bali? Also, interested in visiting the tourist area of Legian Bali? If so, I will tell you about the 6 best things to do in Legian for families on this page.
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General Information About Legian
First, Legian is one of the tourist attractions on the island of Bali. Also, as a Bali attraction, Legian Bali is very well known to foreign countries as a place to visit in Bali. The Legian area is strategic because it is between two famous tourist attractions in southern Bali. Namely, Kuta tourist attractions and the Seminyak tourism area.
Also, to reach the locations of Seminyak and Kuta from Legian, you only need a short time. On average, only 20 minutes away and depends on traffic.
Most tourists are interested in vacationing in Legian because they like beach activities, such as; surfing, swimming, and walking around the beach. In addition to beach attractions, Legian is also famous as a nightlife centre in Bali, a shopping tourism centre, and there are plenty of places to eat for culinary tourism.
However, suppose you want to see the Bali countryside, rice terraces, and less crowded tourist areas. In that case, you should visit Ubud, Bali.
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Legian Bali Location
For your information, the Legian area is a sub-district located in Kuta, Badung Regency-Bali. Legian is not a large area; however, Legian has a long stretch of beach shoreline. The Legian Bali area stretches from Jalan Arjuna on the north side. The south sides are Jalan Patimura.
To make it easier for you to find the location of the Legian Bali tourism area, please use Google Maps by clicking the link!
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Other Bali Attractions Near Legian
Besides being close to Kuta Beach tourist attractions and Seminyak attractions, the location of Legian Bali is also very close to some of Bali’s famous tourist attractions and tourism facilities.
1. Ngurah Rai International Airport
If you depart from Ngurah Rai airport, it only takes 30 minutes to reach the Legian tourism area. Like other tourist attractions in southern Bali, the road to the Legian beach area very often experiences traffic jams, especially in the afternoon and evening.
Legian is also close to Jimbaran tourist areas, such as Jimbaran Beach & the Garuda Wisnu Kencana cultural park. From Legian to Garuda Wisnu Kencana culture park is only 17 kilometers with an estimated 40 minutes travel time. Nowadays, many travel writers mention Garuda Wisnu Kencana as one of the best places to visit in Bali with children.
3. Tanah Lot Temple
If you want to see a unique Balinese temple with amazing sunset scenery, you should list Tanah Lot temple as one of Bali’s best places.
Tanah Lot Temple is also very easy to access if you depart from the tourist area of Legian Bali. The distance between Legian Beach and Tanah Lot Temple is around 20 kilometres, with an estimated travel time of 1 hour.
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Accommodation in Legian
Legian will be the right choice for your accommodation location if you want a hotel close to Seminyak. Hotel prices in Seminyak are above your budget. Likewise, you want a hotel near Kuta tourist attractions but don’t want to stay in Kuta.
On average, the hotel and food prices in Legian Bali are almost the same as in the Kuta Beach tourist area. Also, hotel prices in Legian are far more competitive than in other tourist attractions in Bali, such as Nusa Dua, Jimbaran, and Ubud.
Many Australian, Indian, Singaporean, and Philippines travellers choose Legian Bali as their accommodation during a Bali holiday. Because In the Legian area, many lodging or hotels offer relatively cheap rental rates per night. Also, the most expensive room rate for a hotel in Legian is located near Legian Beach, which offers an ocean view.
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The Best Way to Get Around Legian
There are three ways to get around the Legian area, which is best, depending on your preferences.
Walking is the best way to explore the Legian tourist area freely and comfortably. Of course, if you are not in a hurry, you like to walk, and the location of your hotel is in the tourist area of Legian Bali.
2. Renting a Scooter
If you don’t like to walk, renting a motorcycle/scooter is one of the options that you can use to get around the Legian tourist area.
There are many scooter rental sites that you can find in Legian Bali. Scooter rental prices in Legian range from IDR 100,000 – IDR 250.000 per 24 hours of usage. The rental fee depends on the type of scooter. Please note that the scooter rental cost does not include fuel; therefore, you must fill the tank with gas before getting around with your scooter.
To drive a scooter in Bali, you need to have an International driving license that you can get from your origin country. Also, always wear a helmet when riding a scooter in Bali.
3. Car Hire with Driver in Bali
Suppose you don’t stay in the Legian tourist area. In that case, the best transportation option that you can use is to use a car rental service with a driver in Bali. We recommend using a car rental with a driver in Bali instead of asking you to get self-drive car hire.
Roads in the tourist area of Legian Bali almost every day experience traffic jams. In addition, the width of the road is minimal, and sometimes there are many motorbikes or cars parked on the side of the road. Finding a car park in the Legian area is also very difficult.
In addition, you do not need to clean the car because your driver will always keep the vehicle clean. If you use a car rental service in Bali with a driver, you don’t need to think about all the obstacles on the road.
The best way to find rental car services in Bali with drivers is to use Google. The price of a Bali car rental depends on the type of car you want to use. For example, the rental price of a Toyota Avanza in Bali with a driver is IDR 600,000/12 hours with fuel.
You can use the Toyota Innova Reborn if you want to be more comfortable. For the rental price of the Toyota Innova Reborn in Bali with a driver, IDR 800,000/12 without fuel.
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Top 6 Best Things To Do In Legian For Families
While planning a vacation, some of us will make a vacation itinerary. I usually did, how about you? However, our vacation itinerary was too crowded with the program. As a result, not everything in the vacation itinerary that we made can be performed. Usually, this happens because we are not aware of the travel distance between attractions and road traffic.
Likewise, when you want a vacation to the tourist area of Legian. Although there are many exciting things that you want to do while in Legian Bali, not all the things you will be able to do or visit.
Therefore, we summarize the 6 best things to do in Legian for Families that you can use as reference materials to make a vacation itinerary to the island of Bali.
Note, With the Covid-19 Pandemic, and Indonesian government regulations regarding social restrictions, there is no certainty about the opening hours of tourist attractions on the island of Bali. To ensure the opening hours of the tourist attractions that you want to visit, before visiting, it’s a good idea to find out in advance, at least 1 day in advance.
The opening times for tourist attractions in Legian, which we have listed on this page, are before the Covid-19 pandemic.
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1. DMZ Bali 3D Art Museum
One of the attractions in Legian Bali you must visit while on vacation with family and children is the DMZ Bali 3D Art Museum. Furthermore, DMZ Bali stands for Dream Museum Zone, which offers visitors a large, 3-dimensional painting gallery. Also, the 3-dimensional paintings can be used as background photos and make you look integrated with the picture’s background.
2. Legian Beach
Many tours and travel magazines write about Legian Beach as one of the best white sand beaches tourists visit during the Bali holiday. The Legian beach resembles a resort area with slightly fewer crowds. Therefore, Legian is more suitable for relaxing on the beach than Kuta Beach Bali, which is always crowded with visitors daily.
Legian Beach also offers easy access to the shop and many restaurants and bars around the beach shoreline. Also, along the beach shoreline, there are many hotels & resorts, and the hotel provides cleaning staff to maintain the cleanliness of Legian Beach Bali.
The most popular area on the Legian beach shoreline is located near Jalan Padma Legian, also recognized as Padma Beach. Padma Legian Beach is a relaxed atmosphere and is the perfect spot for the beginner surfer. Due to Legian Beach facing the southwest, visitors can see the sunset from Legian Beach Bali.
Location Map, Legian Beach Google Map.
There is no entrance ticket to the Legian Beach area; you only need to pay the vehicle parking fee.
The best time to visit is 17:00 – 19:00 to see the sunset.
3. Jalan Legian/Legian Street
If in Singapore, there is Orchard Road; in Bali, there is Jalan Legian. Jalan Legian is the main road that connects the Seminyak area with the Kuta area. Also, along the Jalan Legian, you will find many exciting things to see and great things to do. You will see many souvenir shops, inns, hotels, nightclubs, restaurants, bars, and Spa.
For those who like nightlife, Jalan Legian is the main area for nightlife and parties. Visitors who want to have some night party and nightlife entertainment will arrive at Jalan Legian around 10:00 pm to 4:00 in the morning. During the day, Jalan Legian becomes a shopping area, especially for tourists looking for Balinese souvenirs.
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4. Ground Zero Monument
Still in the Jalan Legian area, there is a monument to honour the victims of the Bali bombing tragedy on October 12, 2002. The name of the memorial is the Ground Zero Monument. The Bali Bomb Ground Zero Monument gets crowded with tourist visits during the evening.
The best Time to Visit is 19:00 – 21:00.
Location Map, Ground Zero Monument Google Map.
5. Bali 5GX Reverse Bungy
The most extreme one of the 6 best things to do in Legian for families is the Bali 5GX Reverse Bungy ride. Honestly, I have never tried a Bali 5GX Reverse Bungy ride. Although I often try water sports games at Tanjung Benoa and Telaga Waja rafting trips. The reason is only one; I do not dare to try it!
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But suppose you like activities that stimulate adrenaline. In that case, 5GX Reverse Bungy is one of the games you must try while in Legian Bali. Bali 5GX Reverse Bungy will throw participants in the box quickly into the air.
6. Pandora Experience Escape Room Bali
Bali is famous for providing many outdoor leisure activities, such as surfing, white water rafting, horse riding, elephant riding, and outdoor cycling. The most engaging outdoor activity in Bali for beginners is the Ayung River Bali rafting tour Ubud.
In addition to outdoor activities, Bali also provides exciting indoor activities. One of the indoor activities suitable for a family vacation and available in the Legian Bali area is the Pandora Experience Bali.
Consequently, the Bali Pandora Experience provides indoor adventure games and many puzzles to solve. In Pandora Experience Bali, there are four rooms with different themes and adventure scenarios. Also, to solve the mystery, it will require teamwork, a minimum of two people.
Address, Pandora Experience – Jalan Dewi Sri No.45 D, Legian, Kuta.
Location Map, Pandora Experience Escape Room Bali Google Map.
Opening hours, 10:00 – 20:00.
Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Legian From Tourists
In providing tour packages and marine sports packages in Bali for Indonesian, Indian, Singaporean, and Philippines tourists, we often get questions regarding holidays to Legian Bali. Examples of inquiries such as;
The waves on Legian Beach Bali are pretty solid and significant. Therefore, you must be proficient in swimming to swim safely on the Legian beach. That’s why Legian Beach is more famous for its surfing locations.
If you want to invite your children to swim at the beach, finding a white sand beach in Bali that is safe for children to swim in will be great.
Best beaches in Bali for kids to swim, such as; Sanur Beach, Tanjung Benoa Beach, Mengiat Nusa Dua Beach, and Jimbaran Beach. All mentioned beaches in Bali are safe for children to swim in. Because the waves are tiny, and the beach offers shallow depth.
The Seminyak tourist area is quite extensive. To ensure the distance, I must determine the exact location in Seminyak. For example, suppose you depart from the Legian beach area to the Petitenget beach area of Seminyak. In that case, it will cover a distance of 8 kilometres with an estimated travel time of 35 minutes.
Determining which is better to stay in Legian or Seminyak is very subjective. However, we can see this from the accommodation price perspective. The average hotel room price in Kuta is cheaper if you compare it to the hotel room price in Legian. However, Seminyak’s average hotel room price is more expensive than in the Legian area.