Sanur was a major tourist destination of Bali up to 1991. It is so easy to travel anywhere from Sanur. Nightlife of Kuta is only 20 minutes drive, Airport is only 25 minutes drives and 40 minutes to Ubud.
Beach of Sanur is calm and it is good for swimming, get brown laid down on the nice beach of Sanur will be your un-forgettable holiday in Bali. Away from the beach you will find a good waves for beginner wave surfers.
Stay in Sanur at one of the Balinese style thatched roof cottages with beautiful garden, views the sea or sunset from the hotel's swimming pool, refresh your mind and get relaxation. Sanur Village was once an enclave of fishermen and holy Brahman priests, more famous for its demons and magic than its scenic delights. During the 1930's, Sanur spectacular beached attracted a colony of western intellectuals and artists that include anthropologist Margaret Mead and painter Walter Spies.
If you are quite interested of painting, you can visit LeMayeur Museum that located closed to the Inna Grand Bali Beach Hotel. The Museum was the home and studio of Belgian impressionist and his Balinese wife Ni Polok, as also his model for most of his painting.
Visit also Belanjong Temple in the south part of Sanur in where you can see an inscription on a low pillar that commemorates the victories of the great king, Sri Kesari Warmadewa, over his enemies in 913 A.D.
Sanur offers full range of choices of water sport activities, the water is calm by fringing reef that gives a great places for snorkeling, diving, swimming and fishing. For shoppers, just walk along Jalan Danau Tamblingan, where you can find array of warungs, cafes, art shops stand along the street. The situation almost the same as Kuta but with no hawkers.
Sanur village is divided by a busy road lies between 50 meters till 100 meter from the coastline. First group of hotels (the biggest number of hotels) are built right on the beach front where it was a green coconut palm garden and fisherman putting their traditional outrigger after fishing on ocean nearby.
The second group of hotels are also built on the opposite beach side such as Natah Bale, Prima Cottage, Puri Sading, Puri Dalem, Swastika Bungalow and Tamukami Hotel which are within walking distance to the beach.
And the third group are built on the south of the village where the beach is a mangrove and impossible for swimming. These group of hotel include Rama Villas, Waka Maya and Bali Melita Villas.
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