> New Year Celebration in Bali
|New Year Celebration
|As the New Year approaches, Bali
gets ready for its New Year celebration. For many
years, Bali has been the most desirable place to
celebrate the New Year’s Eve, not only for
Indonesian people but also for all the foreigners
from all around the world.
Most of the places in Bali are the great places
to celebrate the coming of the New Year but the
most well-known spot to celebrate New Year’s
Eve in Bali is Kuta Beach where there is a parade
or carnival in the afternoon.
For the youngsters and tourists in Bali, New Year’s
Eve is a time to party all night long. They will
start out the evening with a nice dinner in a restaurants,
cafes, or pubs around Kuta, Legian or Seminyak area.
Then, they will be off to Kuta Beach where thousands
people gather to celebrate the New Year’s
Precisely one second after final countdown, the
fire works will be ignited and drinking will go
on till pass midnight. Then, the party goers will
continue the New Year celebration at numerous nightclubs
or pubs around Kuta area such as Musro, Kama Sutra,
Hard Rock Café, The Wave; Legian area such
as DeJaVu, Bounty; or Seminyak area such as KuDeTa,
Double Six Club, Paparazzi, F Lounge, Bahiana. The
most popular nightclubs are around Double Six Street
and Dhyana Pura Street.
Jimbaran Bay is also well-known as the best place
to have New Year’s Eve dinner with family
and friends. Its romantic setting is perfect for
couples who want to have dinner in a quiet romantic
place with good meals, accompanied with the sound
of the waves and night breeze.
For people who want to commemorate New Year’s
Eve at the hotels, each hotel in Bali has its own
unique program to attract the guests. Each hotel
provides competitive rates or New Year’s package
Bali’s annual New Year celebration will also
be held at Puputan Badung Square where hundreds
people will gather at the square to see the parade
or carnival and fire works after the final countdown.
Hundreds of people will also gather at Puputan Margarana
Renon to commemorate the coming of the New Year.
For some people who are not willing to spend the
New Year’s Eve in the crowded places like
Kuta Beach and other places, they will hold their
own private New Year’s Eve party by having
fish grilled on the beach or in the garden of their
The next day, on January 1, Sanur Beach is the ideal
place to see the sunrise on the first day of the
New Year, hoping that the upcoming days will be
as bright as the sun.
For people who would like to spend their New Year
Day away from hustle and bustle of the city, Bedugul
Botanical Garden is the perfect place to spend their
holiday with family and friends in its beautiful
landscape and cool refreshing air.