Denpasar, the capital of Bali means “Next to the Market.” The main market of the place, Pasar Badung, is the biggest and busiest in Bali. The most popular attractions of the city that you cannot afford to miss out are - the Bali Museum, Taman Budaya Cultural Centre, Pura Sakenan, Pura Jagat Natha, Pura Maospahit, Taman Kupu Kupu Bali and more.Best Attractions to Visit in Denpasar
Top Day Trips around Denpasar
- Visit Bali Museum to admire vast array of cultural and historic artifacts from across the island! Housed in four traditional pavilions, a walk through these pavilions would introduce you to Balinese textiles, religious artifacts, leather puppets, traditional costumes and masks.
- Taman Budaya Cultural Centre is recommended attraction for enjoying cultural activities like dance and theater shows. This place is definitely worth your time in Denpasar.
- Enjoy a day trip to Serangan, a small island located 10 kilometres south of Denpasar. The place is also referred to as “Turtle Island,” as it was once a frequent nesting ground for green sea turtles. The island is very popular for water sports including surfing.
- Located 30 kilometres north-west of Denpasar, Taman Kupu-Kupu Bali or Bali Butterfly Park is a butterfly and insect conservation facility exhibiting wide range of species. See hundred of colorful butterflies, and various other insects and arachnids in this lush park.