Tanjung Benoa Beach Watersport Center
Tanjung Benoa is a tranquility traditional village located in Nuda Dua peninsula flanked by the sea at both sides and white sand stretching along the coast. This area has changed much now from the previous conditions and continue to have the development where this place has been appointed as a marine sport center in Bali with variety of water activities available such as jet ski, banana boat, fly fish, snorkeling, parasailing, etc. Tanjung Benoa is a very beautiful place blessed by the panoramic view of the sea and beach with calm seawater those are ideally for relaxation with your family. This area was formerly fisherman village with the simple life style, but now has changed with the tourism development where many hotels with world class including restaurants, spa and souvenir shops are available for tourists.
History of Tanjung Benoa
Tanjung Benoa is a fisherman village formed from the delta of white sand and flanked by the sea in both side. Before becoming the tourist destination, the life style of local residence at Tanjung Benoa are very simple where most of them are become fisherman who done their activities on the sea daily. Since 1980, this area began develop and change where the international class hotels have been built including restaurants so that gradually this place become famous among the tourists. The government of Bali Province has established Tanjung Benoa Beach as Marine Sport Center because it is blessed by the beautiful white sandy beach with calm seawater. The palm and tropical trees are able to create the shady atmosphere including the calm seawater those are ideally for swimming, relaxation and walking on the beach. Many tourist in particular family travelers come and stay at this area to fulfill their holidays in Bali.
Tanjung Benoa is geographically located in south part of Bali Island, just a step from Nusa Dua, an exclusive resort area in the island of god. Here, we can discover the beautiful Hindu temples like Dalem Tanjung Benoa Temple and Segara Temple. You can also find traditional market, Buddhist temple and across of this village we can see the Benoa Harbor. There are several turtle conservation managed by the local residence who taking care of turtle from baby turtle and at the end will be released to the sea.