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Padang Bai Harbour to Gili Islands

The Padang Bai Harbour is a popular spot for tourists to hop on to ferries to the Nusa Penida as... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2018
The small harbor, and good atmosphere

CC ( 18.01.19 ) I and my son stayed in this area 1 day before going to Gili islands. There was... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2018
Guri, South Korea
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Karangasem Regency, Indonesia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went on tour with Gordo bali tours You guys are amazing from the moment you get in the car you are looked after the people u have at the snorkelling are terrific not only do they know the spots to go they give u tips...More

2  Thank patriciacawley1
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

There is nothing really to see or do there unless I imagine you want to dive. The town is small very dirty, accommodation and food is expensive compared with other parts of the island and with lower standards. It’s very annoying to walk around because...More

Thank AnaRocha2014
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

We took a taxi from the aiport and when we arrived the taxi driver followed us into ticket offices to ‘help’ us buy or ticket. Needless to say we felt harassed and were horrendously ripped off with no one giving us honest ticket prices. Then,...More

3  Thank Laura E
Reviewed 16 April 2018

The Padang Bai Harbour is a popular spot for tourists to hop on to ferries to the Nusa Penida as well as to the Gili Islands and to Lombok. The harbour is predominantly clean and well kept. The harbour has small local warungs, incase you...More

2  Thank rishib214
Reviewed 30 January 2018

CC ( 18.01.19 ) I and my son stayed in this area 1 day before going to Gili islands. There was small fishing village, and many ship was operating to Gili and some area. In crowded time, there was many people and ships, but in...More

2  Thank CanisHan
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Passed thro here on way to blue lagoon. Busy spot. But main port for ferries to other islands. Used for ferry to Gily trawanga. Used CKYJAYA fast boat. Cost 400000 rupiah pp. It is expensive but you don't have much of choice. However ferry is...More

4  Thank James O
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Spent a night here coming from Mt. Batur. Nice comfy hotels around the beach and good restaurants around too. It was not too busy when we got there, so it was nice. Beautiful boats everywhere. And, cool to see young kids flying their kites, having...More

Thank kingkangreturns
Reviewed 24 March 2017

I love that Padang Bai is still a small, typical Balinese fishing village and has some gorgeous little places for tourists to stay, eat and play. Best of all, the place is authentically Balinese when so many other places have gone way down the tourist...More

15  Thank UrbanDrifter
Reviewed 22 February 2017

The main Padang Bai beach is lined with fishing boats where the locals come for an evening fix of bakso...do try its really good. A couple of lovely beaches around which is unbelievable with the boat jetty being so close.

1  Thank worldiscoverer
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Padang Bai has remained a small, typical Balinese fishing village. While there are many facilities catering for tourist's need like hotel and restaurant. Blue Lagoon is a favorite snorkeling spot for families and new snorkelers because the waters are extremely calm. The snorkeling area has...More

4  Thank tetamianbali
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13 September 2018|
Response from patriciacawley1 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about boats they were coming and going while we were there went for snorkelling rent a driver or download grab or GO-JEK (bike) usually cheapest transport
27 June 2016|
Response from Katedancer |
Also can you fish free