10 Water Activities That You Must Try at Tanjung Benoa Beach - Holiday Inn Resort

Many tourists are planning to go to white sand beaches on the island of Bali, not only want to see the beach scenery, but they are interested in trying the water sport. One of the famous spot in Bali which is located on a white sand beach is the Tanjung Benoa Beach watersport activity.

Tanjung Benoa Beach has calm sea waves and is very safe for water sport activities in Bali. The sea waters of Tanjung Benoa are not deep and the wind direction during the day more often blows towards the Tanjung Benoa coastline.

Tanjung Benoa Beach, is located at the southeastern tip of the island of Bali and near to the Nusa Dua tourist attraction. If you depart from Ngurah Rai airport to the tourist attractions of Tanjung Benoa, you will cover a distance of 15 kilometers. With an estimated driving time about 20 minutes.

Tanjung Benoa water sports activities are available every day and start from 09:00 – 15:00. The following is a selection of Tanjung Benoa Watersport Activities that guests can enjoy.

  1. Banana Boat

Departing from the white sand beach, wearing a life jacket, you will board a boat shaped like a banana. The banana boat will be pulled by a speedboat that will take you to the middle of the sea. So you can enjoy the view of the white sand beach from the middle of the sea.

2. Parasailing

Trying parasailing will give you a thrilling sensation. Because you fly above sea level using a parachute. In order to fly, the parachute attached to your body will be pulled using a speedboat. You will be able to see the beautiful scenery of Tanjung Benoa from a height.

3. Jet Ski

Many people think that riding a jet ski is the same as riding a motorcycle. Riding a jet ski feels very different from riding a motorcycle, because jet skis are ridden on the surface of the water. Handling jet skis takes time to get used to. If you want to know what it's like to ride a jet ski, then you should give it a try.

4. Rolling Donut

The Rolling Donut watersport is similar to banana boat. It is called the rolling donut because the shape of the boat looks like a donut. It pulled by a speedboat and the movement is more agile. This makes the Rolling Donut watersport loved by young people.

5. Snorkeling

There are many ways to see the underwater scenery, one of these activity known as snorkeling. There are many snorkeling locations on the island of Bali, but the most preferred by beginner participants is snorkeling at Tanjung Benoa beach. It’s because the price of snorkeling in Tanjung Benoa is more affordable and the sea waves of Tanjung Benoa are very calm.

6. Sea walker/Ocean Walker

Most of us want to see the underwater scenery directly, but do not have the skills to dive. Bali offer several activities that can make tourists see the underwater scenery directly without having diving skills. During the sea walker session you will use a waterproof helmet. It will make you able to see the underwater scenery and keep breathing like on land.

7. Scuba Dive

Scuba diving activities in Tanjung Benoa Bali are much popular for tourists who want to experience diving with scuba equipment. Because the scuba dive activity in Tanjung Benoa is categorized as an introductory scuba dive, this activity is suitable for beginner divers because only at a depth of 6 meters.

8. Flyboard

The Flyboard is one of the newest marine activity in Bali. Flyboard participants will wear a shoe-board with a jet nozzle underneath. The board attached to the participant's feet is connected to a jet ski with a water hose. Then the seawater is pumped from the Jet Ski at high pressure through a hose connected to a pair of boots with a jet nozzle underneath. This jet nozzle provides a boost to the top of the Flyboard participants so that participants can fly up to 15 meters.

9. Flying Fish

A flying fish is similar to a rolling donut but using a different boat. Called by the name of flying fish because when flying a rubber boat looks like a flying fish. The flying fish is the most thrilling type of Tanjung Benoa water sport and it’s very popular for young tourists.

10. Wakeboarding

The wakeboarding requires participants to have balance in order to glide over the water surface. Wakeboarding participants will wear a skateboard that will be attached to their feet. Then participants will hold a handle that is tied using a rope on the speedboat.