Travel Guide to West Nusa Penida with Budget and Itinerary

Nusa Penida Travel Tips

Nusa Penida is located in the southeast of Bali Island. There are so many famous attractions that you can find from east, west, and south coasts of Nusa Penida. For one day tour, better if you choose trip to east or west coast. But you also can have one day mix tour with a choice of several destinations.

In this article, I would like to inform you about travel guide to West Nusa Penida!

1. Start from Sanur Harbor


The best way to get Nusa Penida from Bali Island only from Sanur Harbor. This is important because the fastest transportation to Nusa Penida is only a public fast boat.

Start from Sanur Harbor, the nearest Harbor from Bali Airport to get Nusa Penida. When the holiday season, weekend and big ceremony in Nusa Penida and Lembongan, Sanur harbor is very crowded and busy. It`s very difficult to buy the ticket directly and also someone offers an expensive ticket.

So, that why better if you choose the first departure in the early morning (07.00 AM with Angel Billabong Fast Boat) to spend more time in Nusa Penida.

For your planned and flexibility trip, you can get the fast boat ticket at which provides online tickets to Nusa Penida for tourists who want to travel efficiently with 100% Ticket Guarantee & Easy Reschedule.

One way ticket price for domestic is IDR 88.000 and you spend IDR 176.000 for return fast boat tickets. 

2. Rent a Motorcycle
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For efficiently your budget, rent motorcycle is the best choice. You have to know about travel time estimation in Nusa Penida. The price for the rented motorcycle around IDR 75.000.

When you arrived at Banjar Nyuh Harbor or other harbors around Nusa penida, Local people will offer rent a motorcycle for you.

3. Snorkeling at Gamat Bay

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If you are a beginner snorkeler or you just got your diving license recently, you would visit Gamat Bay Beach. This place is one of the best Nusa Penida snorkeling spots with crystal clear water and thousands of fish playing hide and seeks among the vibrant corals. If you are lucky, you’ll see specimen fishes, such as white-tip reef sharks (rarely aggressive) and sea turtles. Sometimes there is a chance for Mola Mola to encounter during its season.

You can click here to enjoy the snorkeling tour with cheaper budget. 

4. Lunch

After feeling tired to snorkel, better if you have a lunch. You can have it at Local Warung around the street. You’ll find local menus such as nasi goreng, mie goreng, and soto. The price is around IDR 25.000-50.000.

5. Explore Kelingking Beach

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You’ll have an amazing experience in Kelingking Beach. There are 5 facts about Kelingking Beach you must know. You can enjoy the view from above the cliff. If you have strong stamina, you should trek downstairs and enjoy the beach. The entrance of Kelingking Beach is 5.000 IDR. There are some cafés around this place to cool down you after had hard trekking.

7. Visit Angel’s Billabong

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This place looks like a magical infinity pool. Angel’s Billabong Valley pool is slightly higher than the edge of the sea, so it makes it seem as if it immediately blends with the ocean. The water is clear and you can see small fish around there. Moss at the bottom of the pond also adds an exotic impression. The parking retribution is 5.000 IDR and you can enjoy swimming or sunbathe in the infinity pool of Angel’s Billabong!

8. Continue to Broken Beach

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This place is in the same location as Angel’s Billabong. It’s about 500 m to get Broken Beach from the previous place. Broken Beach is also known as “Pasih Uug” from local people. It’s called that because the cliff has been subjected to seawater abrasion for centuries so that a giant cave-like hole is naturally formed in the center. This place would be the best spot to take a selfie with the hole of a giant cliff.

9. Last Spot to Crystal Bay

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Crystal Bay is the best place for relaxing yourself. You might have 5 things to do on Crystal Bay. The parking retribution is 5.000 IDR. You don’t have to trek to reach Crystal Bay because the beach is so close to the parking. Enjoy your time to chill the day on Crystal Bay!  

The budget estimation and itinerary

So, that`s all about travel guide to West Nusa Penida. I hope you`ll enjoy the trip!

Prams | 05 March 2020

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