Here are the best things to do with kids in Bali, where parents aren’t completely left out of the fun, thrills and excitement. Besides the active outdoors and a variety of water sports available on the beaches in Bali, mum and dad can also join in cultural and theatre shows, or a full day out with splashing entertainment and slides at Asia’s premier water park in Kuta.
Trotting down a black sand beach on horseback can be fun for all, as are the host of nature and animal attractions – some featuring petting zoos and encounters, fun rides and unique experiences such as dining and night safaris. Folks who are inclined to getting closer to Bali’s nature scenes can go for an immersive rafting adventure down Bali’s famous river. Here are some of the best ideas for ‘quality time’ to be shared between parents and their kids while on holiday in Bali!
- Bali Hai Sunset Dinner Cruise
- Bathe & Breakfast with the Elephants
- Royal Mengwi Temple, Monkey Forest & Tanah Lot Excursion
- Quad or Buggy Driving Adventure & Tubing Excursion
- Romantic Aristocat Evening Cruise with 5-Course Dinner
- Bali White Water Rafting at Telaga Waja River
- Fast-Track Waterbom Bali Admission
- Lembongan Island Leisure Day Trip
- Private East Coast Tour
- Highlights Of Bali Full-Day Tour
Kids and parents can enjoy horseback riding in Bali, even if they have no prior horseback experience. There are several notable stables across the island, with the most popular ones offering tours to some of Bali’s quietest, most exotic beaches. Its’s a fun and exciting way to enjoy outback scenes, from trails down rice fields to splashing trots along black sand coasts. You can join introductory rides before progressing to your actual horseback riding tours in Bali. Read More...
Enjoy an adrenaline rush with the whole family at Bali Paintball Arena, located up in the hills of Ungasan. This 20,000-sq-m compound has life-sized obstacles and props that mimic a guerrilla-warfare battlefield. It’s a fun way to spend an exciting day in Bali, particularly for siblings looking take their rivalry to the field – in a sportive and positive way, of course. You can choose to play by the rules in a round of “capture the flag” or just run wild until you run out of ammo on a freestyle shootout. Read More...
- Opening Hours: Daily from 9am to 5pm
- Location: Perum Bali Kencana Resort, Desa Ungasan, Jimbaran, South Kuta, Denpasar, Bali 80361, Indonesia
- Tel: +62 (0)877 6045 4222
Devdan Show at Bali Nusa Dua Theatre is a 90-minute story about a boy and girl who decide to break away from their mundane tour group, only to stumble upon an enchanted treasure chest containing various cultural objects from the different islands in the Indonesian archipelago. Visually stunning props are combined with state-of-the-art lighting and sound systems, rotating stages, pyrotechnics and artificial rain. You can take photos with the cast and crew all in full costumes outside the auditorium after the show ends. Read More...
- Opening Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 7.30pm to 9pm
- Location: Komplek ITDC Nusa Dua, Benoa, Kuta Selatan, Badung, Bali 80363, Indonesia
- Tel: +63 (0)361 770 197
Bali Seawalker lets you explore the bottom of the Indian Ocean using a specially designed helmet. A standard package usually includes hotel transfers, refreshments and soft drinks, Seawalker gear and safety equipment, certified guides, and insurance coverage. Guides provide full instructions before you set out to sea. Its pontoon in Sanur is anchored 5 minutes offshore, where you can see beautiful reef formations and varieties of tropical fish. Bali Seawalker is suitable for children aged 10 and up, and no diving experience or swimming skills are necessary. Read More...
- Opening Hours: Daily from 10am to 8pm
- Location: Sekar Menuh Building, Jalan Bypass Ngurah Rai No.5, Padanggalak, Sanur, Denpasar Selatan, Denpasar City, Bali 80237, Indonesia
- Address: +62 (0)813 3739 9432