Exploring Amed Beach
Amed Beach is a paradise of outstanding exotic beauty, vibrant culture and friendly people. Here you can finally find peace and quiet, enjoy great food and take advantage of the beautiful beaches. You can go sailing, paddleboarding, or simply enjoy a nice relaxing massage in the beach.
Accommodations near Amed Beach
The island is divided into Central, South, West, North and East Bali and the offshore Southeastern Islands famed for their dive sites. Kuta is surfer central, catering mainly for the lower end of the tourism market, with more upmarket Jimbaran to its south offering a sheltered beach and great seafood. Trendy, even more upmarket Seminyak, set near low-key Legian, has boutique and high-end spa resorts. Getting away from it all in tiny, charming Padang Bai, set along a horseshoe-shaped bay, is as close as it gets to the real Bali experience. Recommended accommodations in Bali are Double One Villas Amed II, Hidden Paradise Cottages and Double One Villas Amed.
Sightseeing near Amed Beach
The main reason for the Balinese to make a pilgrimage to Lempuyang Temple is to get sacred holy water. This sacred holy water is obtained by cutting a yellow bamboo plant. So if you wish to obtain some sacred holy water as well, make sure to visit this stunning temple. There is one thing which you should be aware of if you decide to see Pura Luhur Lempuyang. It is not called without any reason ‘The Temple of Thousand Steps’. If you would like to see the main temple of this complex, you have to climb about 1700 stairs to reach it.
Tirta Gangga literally means water from the Ganges and it is a site of some reverance for the Hindu Balinese. a lovely maze of pools and fountains surround by a lush garden and stone carvings and statues. The one hectare complex was built from 1948 onwards by the late heir to the Kingdom of Karangsem but was destroyed almost entirely by the eruption of nearby Mount Agung in 1963. It has been lovingly re-built and restored and has an air of authentic royal magnificence. The centrepiece of the palace is an eleven tiered fountain, and there are many beautiful carvings and statues adorning the gardens.
Transportation near Amed Beach
Amed lies on the north-eastern tip of Bali, about three hours drive from the Ngurah Rai International Airport. A taxi service to Amed is available outside airport (turn left after customs) van rental parking lot.