Bali Backpacker's Guidelines

GREEN BOWL BEACH – A Small & Quiet Beach in The South of Bali

GREEN BOWL BEACH

– All Details to Know About Green Bowl Beach –

WHY BACKPACKER SHOULD VISIT GREEN BOWL BEACH?

HIDDEN BEACH
This beach located in the back of the hill.
You need trek down the hill to reach the beach.

QUIET BEACH
Unlike other touristic beach,
This beach is less visitor.

NO ENTRANCE FEE
There is no official entrance fee.
But, they will ask you for a parking fee.

SURFING BEACH
A place for surfing.
Small coast and beautiful white sand.

A FOOTPATH TO GREEN BOWL BEACH

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*) 329 stairs to reach the beach.

WHAT IS GREEN BOWL BEACH?

DESCRIPTION:

Green Bowl beach is very small beach in Bali. Even maybe the smallest beach in Bali. It located in the back of the hill and monkey jungle. The way to the beach by trek down hundreds of stairs. This beach named it by tourist who came and popularized it.

GREEN BOWL BEACH

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WHEN THE BEST TIME TO VISIT GREEN BOWL BEACH?

BEST TIME TO VISIT:

DRY SEASON:
April  – October.

*) July – September are the most ideal months to visit this beach since it is little rain and sometime no rain et all.

**) If you visit on west wind season (November – February), you will found the beach so dirty, full of garbage such as plastic, branch, coconut skin, etc. It caused by the west wind blows and bring the waste/garbage from other island and landed in Bali island.

LOW TIDE:
Depend on the sun & moon position.

*) When the high tide come, sometime the waves covering the beach. You can not explore the beach.

WEEKDAY:
Monday  – Friday.

*) In the weekend or Indonesian holiday it will be crowded by local tourist.

WEST SIDE OF GREEN BOWL BEACH

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EAST SIDE OF GREEN BOWL BEACH

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HOW MUCH IS GREEN BOWL BEACH ENTRANCE FEE?

ENTRANCE FEE:
Free.

PARKING FEE:
Scooter : IDR 5K.

GREEN BOWL BEACH

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WHERE IS GREEN BOWL BEACH LOCATED?

LOCATION:
Village (Desa): Ungasan
Sub-district (Kecamatan): Kuta Selatan
Regency (Kabupaten): Badung
Province (Provinsi): Bali

DISTANCE:
About 27 km south of Denpasar or 1 hour.
About 49 km south of Ubud or 2 hours.
About 22 km south of Kuta beach or 1 hours.
About 21 km south of Ngurah Rai airport or 45 minutes.

MAP OF GREEN BOWL BEACH:

HOW TO GET TO GREEN BOWL BEACH?

PUBLIC TRANSPORT:
There is no direct public transport to get there.

*) For backpacker i recommend you to rent a scooter to reach this temple and use google map as your navigation.

GREEN BOWL BEACH

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*) If sunny day (hot) or heavy rain you take shelter into the cave.

OTHER INFORMATION:

MOBILE PHONE SIGNAL:
Strong signal for your smartphone.

RESTROOM/TOILET:
Some restroom and toilet on the cafe. Better bring your own pocket tissue.

CAFE/RESTAURANT:
Some simple cafe (warung) near parking area.

SURFBOARD RENTAL:
No.

A TOURIST RELAX & ENJOY AT GREEN BOWL BEACH

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GREEN BOWL SANDS

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GREEN BOWL SUNSET

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GREEN BOWL CAVE

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*) This beach has small coast line only, even it will gone when the high tide come. But, it has nice view and good place for relax if you visit on weekday.

WATCH GREEN BOWL BEACH FROM VIDEO:

SOME  ‘SEE & DO’ NEAR GREEN BOWL BEACH BALI:

You can combine to visit these places when you visiting Green Bowl beach:

1. Melasti beach (5 km or 11 minutes).
2. Pandawa beach (5 km or 12 minutes).
3. Nusa Dua beach (10 km or 30 minutes).
4. Garuda Wisnu Kencana (GWK) culture park (9 km or 30 minutes).
5. Dreamland beach (12 km or 30 minutes).
6. Tanjung Benoa beach (14 km or 40 minutes).
7. Uluwatu temple + monkey forest + sunset + bali dance show

You can also check our recommended itinerary here: Day 8 itinerary.

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