Newly developed area in Bali among the other two neighbouring Island of Nusa Lembongan and Nusa Ceningan. It started to be popular for tourism on 2017. Situated in the south-east of Bali Island, Nusa Penida is become one of popular tourist attraction which offer some instagram photo-spot. The nature beauty has attract the visitors either just to take some pictures for their social media needs or even do some water sport activities such as snorkeling and diving.
Location : Bali, Indonesia, South East Asia
Coordinates : 8°44′0″S 115°32′0″E
Archipelago : Lesser Sunda Islands
Area : 202.8 km2 (78.3 sq mi)
Highest elevation : 524 m (1,719 ft)
Population : 45,500 (2010)
Situated on the west coast of Nusa Penida Island. It has 200 meters long stretched white sandy beach, secluded cove and crystal water made Crystal Bay as one of the picturesque beach at at Nusa Penida Island. Crystal Bay is one of the best diving and snorkeling spot at the island.
Malibu point is situated at the far east side of Nusa Penida where exposed to the open ocean and can experience extremely strong currents. At Malibu Point dive site you can see different kind of exotic fish such as Manta Ray, Red-tooth triggerfish and perhaps sharks.
Manta Point is one of the premier and iconic diving site at Nusa Penida Island with wonderful cliff-top view and clear water for snorkeling. This Manta Point dive site is well-known for Manta Ray fish sighting.
Toyapakeh is special for its pillars of coral, it has a stretch of reefs, and there is a similar area of rugged bommies, rich with color and fish in the southern part of the bay. Toyapakeh diving highlight is big schools of fish, sea turtles, and occasionally Mola mola (sunfish).
Kelingking Beach or known as T-Rex beach is a must visit place at Nusa Penida Island. It is called as T-Rex due the landmark of plant covered limestone looks like a T-Rex Head when it seen from the viewing point. Kelingking Beach can not be missed on your visit to Nusa Penida Island.
Named as Angel Billabong is refer to the local myth story that the pool is bathing area of the angel. Angel Billabong has a unique landscape with jagged natural limestone and surrounded by clear water pool. While Broken Beach or Pasih Uug is situated next to Angel Billabong .
Secluded and hidden beach at Nusa Penida named as Diamond Beach by the local due there are some rocks which formed naturally like diamond. Never missed the opportunity to take some pictures with the background of this beautiful beach from Diamond Beach viewing point.
The Osh Bali is the most instagrammable Beach Club at Nusa Penida Island. Stairway to Heaven, Sky Mirror, Ocean View Swing are the most instagrammable spot. Enjoy good food, snorkelling, or just chil out at their deck. Visit their website at www.theoshbali.com for more details.
Nusa Penida Island is accessible from Bali Main Island either by speed boat from following port where all of them are located in Sanur Village.
1. Mertasari Harbor
2. Matahari Terbit Harbor
3. Pemelisan Harbor
The cruising time from each harbor to Nusa Penida Island using speed boat will take approximately 60 to 90 Minutes per way.
The boat schedule are starting from 08.00 a.m to 04.00 p.m