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BLUE POINT BEACH = SULUBAN BEACH (Pantai Suluban) at Uluwatu, Bali + SUNSET

BLUE POINT (SULUBAN) BEACH

– All Details to Know About Uluwatu Blue Point (Suluban) Beach –

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WHY BACKPACKER SHOULD VISIT ULUWATU BLUE POINT BEACH?

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

SURFING SPOT
This beach is the best surfing spot in Bali.
It’s favorite place for surfer and paradise hunter.

NO ENTRANCE FEE
There is no official entrance fee.
You just pay the parking fee for your scooter.

GOOD ATMOSPHERE
Near the beach you will found the bar & restaurant with loud music.
You can watch the beautiful sunset from here.

THE WAY TO BLUE POINT BEACH

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WHAT IS BLUE POINT BEACH?

DESCRIPTION:

This beach seems match for surfing and watching the sunset only because it has short coast line. A little place for sunbathing. But, the view is amazing. Especially from the bar that located in the top of rocks.

BLUE POINT BEACH

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*) If you want to access to the Blue Point beach or Suluban beach or Uluwatu beach, you have to put your scooter in the dead end road and pay the parking fee. Then you walk down through the forested stairs and limestone cliff. Then you will found the beach. Otherwise, you can access via Single Fin bar.

BLUE POINT BEACH

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WHEN THE BEST TIME TO VISIT BLUE POINT 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.

SUNSET TIME:
6.40 PM – 6.45 PM.

*) The color gradation start on 6.15 PM.

SHORT COAST LINE (SMALL BEACH)

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*) This beach has short coast line, it seems used for surfing spot and sunset spot only.

WHERE IS ULUWATU BLUE POINT BEACH LOCATED?

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

DISTANCE:
About 33 km southwest of Denpasar or 1 hour and 15 minutes.
About 55 km southwest of Ubud or 2 hours.
About 29 km southwest of Kuta beach or 1 hours.
About 23 km southwest of Ngurah Rai airport or 1 hour.

MAP OF BLUE POINT BEACH:

*) If you refer to Google map the name of the beach is Uluwatu beach (pantai Uluwatu).

HOW TO GET TO ULUWATU BLUE POINT BEACH?

PUBLIC TRANSPORT:
There is cheap public transport to get there. Trans SARBAGITA Bus. Ticket only IDR 3,500. First, you must go to halte bus/bus stop of Trans SARBAGITA. Then, you must reach to Garuda Wisnu Kencana halte (halte GWK Depan), and then take Feeder Bus to Uluwatu. Then, take a scooter taxi to reach the beach. Ask to the operator if you still confused. Operator will glad to give information. 🙂

From DENPASAR :
please to reach Ngurah Rai Stadium – Then, find Trans SARBAGITA Bus Shelter/Halte,
or reach ‘Kamboja’ or ‘Surapati’ or ‘Sudirman’ Trans SARBAGITA Bus Shelter/Halte.
Then, take Trans  SARBAGITA Bus Corridor 1 – Stop in front of the Garuda Wisnu Kencana (GWK Depan).
Then,  take Feeder Bus to Uluwatu temple – Stop in the Uluwatu temple parking area.
Then, take a scooter taxi to reach the beach.

From UBUD :
please to reach Batubulan Bus Station – Then, find Trans SARBAGITA Bus Shelter/Halte,
please take Trans  SARBAGITA Bus Corridor 2 – Stop in the ‘Pesanggaran’ Shelter/Halte.
Then, take Trans  SARBAGITA Bus Corridor 1 – Stop in front of the Garuda Wisnu Kencana (GWK Depan).
Then,  take Feeder Bus to Uluwatu temple – Stop in the Uluwatu temple parking area.
Then, take a scooter taxi to reach the beach.

From KUTA :
please to reach Kuta Central Parking – Then, find Trans SARBAGITA Bus Shelter/Halte.
please take Trans  SARBAGITA Bus Corridor 2 – Stop in the Patasari (Tuban) Shelter/Halte.
Then, take Trans  SARBAGITA Bus Corridor 1 – Stop in front of the Garuda Wisnu Kencana (GWK Depan).
Then,  take Feeder Bus to Uluwatu temple – Stop in the Uluwatu temple parking area.
Then, take a scooter taxi to reach the beach.

From Ngurah Rai Airport :
please to reach ‘Patasari’ Trans SARBAGITA Bus Shelter/Halte,
or reach ‘Kelan’ Trans SARBAGITA Bus Shelter/Halte.
Then, take Trans  SARBAGITA Bus Corridor 1 – Stop in front of the Garuda Wisnu Kencana (GWK Depan).
Then,  take Feeder Bus to Uluwatu temple – Stop in the Uluwatu temple parking area.
Then, take a scooter taxi to reach the beach.

*) There is no direct public transport to get there. If you use public transport, you will waste your time because the feeder bus not really sure when it will arrive.

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

THE LOCAL SURFER WATCHING THE WAVE

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HOW MUCH IS THE ENTRANCE FEE?

ENTRY TICKET:
Free

PARKING FEE:
Scooter  : IDR 5K.
Car         : IDR 15K.

THE SURFER IN ‘ACTION’ WITH THE MOUNTAIN AS THE BACKGROUND

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OTHER INFORMATION:

MOBILE PHONE SIGNAL:
There are strong signal for your smartphone.

CAFE/RESTAURANT:
There are some cafe, bar & restaurant.

*) I prefer ‘Single Fin’ bar & restaurant. Nice place and good vibe. Seems it make the atmosphere of this place become alive. Also the perfect place to watch sunset.

BEST BAR & RESTO TO WATCH SUNSET:

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THE VIEWS FROM THE BAR:

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ULUWATU SULUBAN (BLUE POINT) BEACH SUNSET

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*) This beach has a very small coast line. Seems the best view you can get it from the top of the hill or from the bar. Blue point beach is a popular beach for surfing and night party in the Single Fin bar actually.

GET A BIG PICTURE OF ULUWATU BLUE POINT (SULUBAN) BEACH FROM VIDEO:

SOME  ‘SEE & DO’ IN ULUWATU/SULUBAN/BLUE POINT BEACH BALI:

You can combine to visit these places when you visiting Blue point/Suluban/Uluwatu beach:

1. Uluwatu temple + Bali kecak dance.
2. Truly Padang padang beach.
3. Labuan Sait beach Padang padang.
4. Nyang nyang beach + Paragliding.
5. Party at Single Fin bar.

You can also check our recommended itinerary here: Day 7 itinerary.

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4 thoughts on “BLUE POINT BEACH = SULUBAN BEACH (Pantai Suluban) at Uluwatu, Bali + SUNSET

    1. kunzbali Post author

      It’s free entry actually.
      You just need pay the parking fee for your scooter or car.
      For low budget travel better you rent a scooter to reach Blue point beach

  1. Travel Surabaya Bali

    lokasi unik banget di lereng tebing di atas pantai selatan bali, sepanjang tebing didirikan bar/kafe. kalo pas sunset penuh dengan bule yang nunggu sunset sambil ngebir. view istimewa dan unik

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