Bali is one of the most popular destinations in the World and a hub for travelers, yoga lovers and honeymooners. Bali is a province of Indonesia and the westernmost of the Lesser Sunda Islands. Bali is one of the most famous islands of Indonesia in Indian Ocean. It's one of the top destination in Indonesia. Bali is famous for wide beaches in the south and lush, volcano-dominated interior attract to tourist.
Location Map of Bali, Indonesia
Bali is one of the westernmost Lesser Sunda Islands and a province of Indonesia. Bali is located east of Java and west of Lombok. The confined Bali Strait divides it from the island of Java, which is located one mile to the east. The total area of Bali province is 2,232 square miles. Since Bali is only 8 degrees south of the equator, its weather is generally consistent throughout the year. The average annual temperature is around 30 °C (86 °F), and the relative humidity is around 85%. The capital of Bali is Denpasar, which is the most populated city in the Lesser Sunda Islands and the second largest in Eastern Indonesia. The estimated population of Bali is over 4.2 Billion. The majority of Bali is mountainous. ‘Mount Agung’, also known as ‘Bali Peak’, is the highest peak and is referred to locally as the "Navel of the World" due to its height of 10,308 feet (3,142 meters).
Bali is the only province in Indonesia where Hinduism predominates, with 86.9% of the population being Balinese Hindus.Bali is one of Indonesia's wealthiest regions since tourism has overtaken other industries in terms of revenue. Agriculture continues to be the Bali’s leading employer even if tourism accounts for the majority of the GDP. Additionally, fishing generates a significant amount of jobs. A large variety of handicrafts, including wooden carvings, stone carvings, painted art, silverware, and garments made of batik and ikat, are produced by Bali's artists.
Bali is well acclaimed for its highly developed arts, which include music, sculpture, painting, leatherwork, metalworking, and traditional and modern dance. Bali hosts the annual Indonesian International Film Festival each year. The island's main tourist destinations include Jimbaran, Kuta with its beach and its outlying neighborhoods of Legian and Seminyak, Sanur on the east coast, Ubud in the center of the island, and Nusa Dua and Pecatu, which are more recent constructions.