Are you planning a trip to Bali? Also, interested in visiting the tourist area of Legian Bali? If so, on this page, I will let you know about 6 best things to do in Legian for families.
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In addition to information on 6 best things to do in Legian for families for your trip to Bali, you also will find information about Legian Bali such as;
- General Information About Legian.
- Legian location.
- Accommodation in Legian.
- The Best Way To Get Around The Legian Bali.
- 6 Best Things To Do In Legian For Families.
General Information About Legian
First of all, Legian is one of the tourist attractions on the island of Bali. Also, Legian Bali as Bali attraction, very well known to foreign countries as places to visit in Bali. The Legian area is very strategic because it located between two famous tourist attractions in southern Bali. Namely, Kuta tourist attractions and 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 who are interested in a vacation to 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 center in Bali, a shopping tourism center, and there are plenty of places to eat for culinary tourism.
However, if you are interested in seeing the Bali countryside, rice terraces, and less crowded tourist areas, you should visit Ubud, Bali.
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Legian Bali Location
For your information, the Legian area is a sub-district located in the district of 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, which is on the north side, and the south sides are Jalan Patimura.
To get it easier for you to find the location of the Legian Bali tourism area, please use the Google Map below!
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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.
Ngurah Rai International Airport
If you depart from Ngurah Rai airport, it only takes 30 minutes to reach the Legian tourism area. Just like other tourist attractions in southern Bali, the road to the Legian beach area is very often experiencing 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 only 17 kilometers with an estimated 40 minutes travel time. Nowadays, I see many travel writers mentioned Garuda Wisnu Kencana as one of the best places to visit in Bali with children.
Tanah Lot Temple
If you want to see a unique Balinese temple with amazing sunset scenery, then you should list Tanah Lot temple as one of the best places to visit in Bali.
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 kilometers, 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 that located close to Seminyak and hotel prices in Seminyak are above your budget. Likewise, you want a hotel found close to Kuta tourist attractions, but you don’t want to stay in Kuta.
On average, the hotel price and food price in the Legian Bali, almost the same as in the Kuta Beach tourist area. Also, hotel prices in Legian are far more competitive compared to other tourist attractions in Bali, such as Nusa Dua, Jimbaran, and Ubud.
Many Australian, Indian, Singaporean, and Philippines travelers choose Legian Bali as their accommodation location during a holiday in Bali. 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 located near the Legian beach, which is offer ocean view.
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The Best Way Get Around Legian
There are three ways to choose to get around the Legian area, which one is best; it depends on your preferences.
To be able to explore the tourist area of Legian freely and comfortably, walking is the best way. Of course, if you are not in a rush and like to walk.
2. Renting a Scooter
If you don’t like to walk, rent 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 the Legian Bali. Scooter rental prices in Legian range from IDR 100,000 / 24 hours usage. Please note, the cooter rental cost does not include fuel. Therefore, you need to get fuel first 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.
3. Car Hire with Driver in Bali
If you don’t stay at the Legian tourist area, the best transportation option that you can use is to use a car rental service with a driver in Bali. There are reasons why we recommend using a car rental with a driver in Bali, instead of asking you to get self drive car hire.
The road in the tourist area of Legian Bali, almost every day experiencing traffic jams. Also, the road width is narrow, and sometimes many scooters or cars parked on the roadside. However, if you use a car rental service plus a driver in Bali, you don’t need to think about all the obstacles on the way.
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Top 6 Best Things To Do In Legian For Families
Some of us, while planning a vacation, will make a vacation itinerary. I usually did, how about you? However, the vacation itinerary that we made was too crowded with the program. As a result, not everything in the vacation itinerary that we made can be performed. Usually, this happens due to 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 summaries 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.
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1. DMZ Bali 3D Art Museum
One of the attractions in Legian Bali that 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 background of the picture.
2. Legian Beach
Many tours and travel magazines write about the Legian beach as one of the best white sand beaches tourists should visit during a holiday in Bali. The Legian beach resembles a resorts area with slightly fewer crowds. Therefore, Legian is more suitable if you want to relax on the beach. In contrast to Kuta beach Bali, which always crowded with visitors every day.
Legian Beach also offers easy access to the shop, and there are 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 located near Jalan Padma Legian, which also recognizes as Padma beach. Padma Legian beach offers a relaxed atmosphere and is a perfect spot for the beginner surfer. Due to the Legian beach position facing the southwest, therefore visitors will be able to see the sunset from Legian beach Bali.
Location Map, Legian Beach Google Map.
There is no entrance ticket to access the Legian beach area, and you only need to pay the vehicle parking fee.
The best time to visit, 17:00 – 19:00, so you can 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, Inn, hotels, night clubs, 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 start arriving at Jalan Legian around 10:00 pm to 4:00 in the morning. During the day, Jalan Legian turns into a shopping area, especially for tourists who are looking for Balinese souvenirs.
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4. Ground Zero Monument
Still in the Jalan Legian area, there is a monument to honor 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.
Best Time to Visit 19:00 – 21:00.
Location Map, Ground Zero Monument Google Map.
5. Bali 5GX Reverse Bungy
The most extreme one on 6 best things to do in Legian for families is 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 if you like activities that stimulate adrenaline immediately, then 5GX Reverse Bungy is one of the games that you must try while in Legian Bali. Bali 5GX Reverse Bungy will make participants who sit in the box immediately thrown 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 attractive outdoor activities in Bali for beginners is the Bali rafting tour by Alam Amazing Adventure.
In addition to outdoor activities, Bali also provides exciting indoor activities. One of the indoor activities that are suitable for a family vacation and is 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. Currently, in Pandora Experience Bali, there are four rooms with different themes and adventure scenarios. Also, to be able 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 Tourist
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 the Legian beach Bali are quite strong and large. Therefore, you need to be proficient in swimming, if you want to swim safely on the Legian beach. That’s why Legian beach is more famous for surfing locations.
If you want to invite your children to swim at the beach, it will be great to find a white sand beach in Bali that safe for children to swim. Best beach 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. Because the waves are very small, and the beach offers shallow depth.
The Seminyak tourist area is quite extensive. To ensure the distance, then I must determine the exact location in Seminyak. For example, if you depart from the Legian beach area to the Petitenget beach area of Seminyak, it will cover a distance of 8 kilometers with an estimated travel time of 35 minutes.
Determine which is better to stay in Legian or Seminyak is very subjective. However, we can see 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, the average hotel room price in Seminyak is more expensive than in the Legian area.