Karma Kandara Beach is a hit among other beaches in Bali. Even compared to other tourist spots such as Bali Waterpark, Bali Museum, Pura Bali, Bali Zoo Park, and Bali Safari and Marine Park.
If you are looking for a beautiful and clean beach like Geger Beach, this could be one of the options.
What To Be Expected
You can enjoy the nature to your heart’s content on this beach. The beach is a great place to swim, anyone can swim here including children. It’s safe to let children running around freely and swim whenever they want.
The waves are calm and the water is shallow. You can swim or just simply floating around and relaxing on the ocean. Since the waves are calm, the beach is more suited to swim rather than surfing. But it’s still great for newbies who are practicing their surfing skills.
The ocean has a thriving animal society under it. You will have the best time of your life there if you choose to do some snorkeling. Every guest is required to bring their equipment there because you can’t rent one.
Snorkeling is great at this beach; you will see all kinds of sea lives. From the corals to fish, they are wonders of nature.
How To Get There
Karma Kandara Beach is located at Jalan Villa Kandara, Unggasan, Kuta Selatan. It’s about 22 km away from Seminyak, 30 km away from Canggu and 24 km away from Denpasar.
If you can drive have a driving license, you rent a car. The route to the beach is very easy to remember. From the Ngurah Rai Airport, you’ll have to drive around 16.6 km or 34 minutes to get to the beach.
Just follow the road from the airport until you arrive at the roundabout. Pick the road that goes south to Jalan By Pass Ngurah Rai Bali. follow the road and you will see Granite Andesite on the left side, keep going until you see a three-way intersection.
Keep driving to Jalan Uluwatu II until you arrive at a roundabout near Kalimas Arcade Shopping Center on the left side. It will take you a few minutes until you arrive at Jalan Villa Kandara Banjar Wihaya Kusuma Ungasan Kuta Selatan, and you will be able to see the luxurious Karma Kandara Hotel.
The entrance fee is free for everyone, but you have to put some effort into getting there. There two ways to get to the beach, climbing down a set of stairs or using an elevator provided by Karma Kandara Hotel for a fee of course.
If you’re up for a challenge you should try climbing down the stairs. It’s free and should be a great exercise for you before you’re rewarded with the beautiful Karma Kandara Beach. But, remember, the stairs are very long with hundreds set of stairs to beat.
As for the elevator, you will have to pay IDR 250K to use it. It’s a bit expensive but you’ll also get food and drink at the restaurant which is also run by Karma Kandara Hotel.
The beach is clean with fresh water. You can swim, relaxing, surfing, and snorkeling freely. If you’re visiting Bali don’t forget to put Karma Kandara Beach on your list.