Bali is surrounded by crystal blue sea water, and therefore, water activities in Bali become an important part of the island experience. If you are a thrill seeker and exhilarating explorer, have a look at this list of best adrenaline pumping water sports Luxly has selected for you. Get ready to push out of your comfort zone and discover a true meaning of having fun. These water sports will appeal to your unique Bali adventure.
We place surfing on the top of the list because this sport still remains as the prime Bali water sports. The waves in this island are challenging, which make them a perfect fit between fun and precarious that will pump up your adrenaline to its maximum limit. For the first timer, Bali Pro Surf School provides a fun and safe surfing school program with professional surfer to guide you. This is one of a-must-try activities in Bali.
This new sort of extreme sport combines wake boarding with surfing. It is like normal surfing with a kite added to the equation, which allows surfers to fly over those hard waves that normally not easy to beat. When you combine kite flying with another sport, it is going to be an explosive ride on the water.
This is a new style of water activity that combines surfing and jet skiing. Wakeboarding is using cable system that will pull you on the water in such speed that can be adjusted to the individual needs and desires of each user. To maximize the fun, there are deliberately placed obstacles in the water, so you can go for a smooth ride, or for an adventure-packed wakeboard run! Bali Wake Park is the only operator in Indonesia that offer this activity, makes wakeboarding as one of the best things to do in Bali.
If you keen for something a bit unusual to trigger a little bit of adrenaline, you might want to try fly boarding. This is one of water activities in Bali that allows you to actually fly across Bali coastline. All you have to do is strap on the kit and off you go. The devices attached to your body can move you in the direction that you wish and take you up in a stand position, all aimed at ensuring your maximum satisfaction while experiencing Bali water sports.
Fly high over Bali’s blue sea water and get a clear picture of the island makes parasailing is another option for adrenaline junkies. The excitement of being pulled by a speed boat to enjoy the birds-eye view of the coastal area is incredible. Having the aquamarine waters and white sandy beaches under your feet, plus the palm trees swaying in the warm tropical breeze, makes this water sport an unforgettable moment for your holiday. Worry not of your safety as the professional parasailing guide will ensure you with the high safety equipment and short briefing before you fly off.
Swim with Sharks
How do you feel about swimming with sharks? Of course, some of you will think twice to be around these deadly predators. However, Bali Sharks offers not just the possibility to be nose to nose with sharks, but also a safe and personal interaction with sharks. As a conservation nursery, Bali Sharks will give you a better understanding about protecting sharks and allowing their populations to recover. If you say you are an adrenaline junkie, you might not want to miss this!
The powerful machine will take you to dive a few feet under water before breach the water surface and launch the entire boat a few meters in the air. Using a supercharged engine that will put you in super speed, this hydrodynamics boat will certainly get your heart pumping, making it one of the best things to do in Bali. For those who wants to jump in the air while gliding over Bali’s blue waters, take your time to experience the most delightful water activity adventure and live in a unique moment full of adrenaline.
Diving in a Submarine
How about exploring deeper into the Indian Ocean in a Submarine? Odyssey Submarine will give you an epic Bali water sports experience of admiring the underwater life, something that you don’t do on a daily basis. It is a great way to learn more about new findings under the sea, enjoying the beauty of coral reef, fish, and other sea creatures. Getting to see the fish from the biggest to the smallest in their natural habitat is unlike any other experience. You will also get the chance to see the different types of fish that you have read about. Definitely something you can brag about to friends.
If you ever had a dream of walking at the bottom of the ocean, then this is your chance to make it real. Bali Seawalker Diving provides an underwater adventure opportunity to literally walk beneath the sea and see the life down there. Luxly Team had recently experienced this activity, and we are confident to say that sea walking is the easiest way to explore and discover biodiversity of Bali’s aquatic life. Worry not about your safety, as professional instructors and operators will be at your side all the way until the end of the trip.
The stand-up paddle is another way to enjoy the waves. These paddle boards are specially crafted to support your weight, and their large size makes it easy for you to cruise through the waves safely at the speed that you desire. Here, you get to control your movement and work out a little. Larger than the regular surf board, the paddles allow you to ride over the equally larger swells. It sounds a little complicated at the beginning, but it only needs to get used to and you will have another cool way to enjoy the best Bali activities.
Referring to the activities above, Bali is certainly full of a wide range of water activities that you surely don’t want to miss. Doing activities like this will help you to enjoy your time in Bali, and also create some fun-filled memories that you will remember for years ahead. Do one of these water activities stands out above the rest for you? Or, have you already experienced some of the activities that you want to share with us? If we missed a water activity that you think deserve to make our list, we would love to hear from you. Luxly Team aims to help you make the most of your holidays, and we will be more than happy to help you in making decision for your unique Bali adventure. Contact us should you need any additional information, or have questions about the above list, or any other activities that you want to experience in Bali.
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