Some people say February is the month of love. Spending the holiday in Bali is definitely one of the best options you can do as a romantic getaway. There are a number of intimate activities you can do with your loved one when you visit Bali in February, especially around the Valentine’s day.
Here are seven things you can do to fall in love again in Bali:
1. Spa for couple
Take some leisure and laid back moment when you just arrive in Bali. Together with your partner, you can spend two or three hours spa treatments on the island.
Having a couple spa experience is not only having the one with romantic ambiance. The heavenly massage, body scrub and other additional treatments for foot and hand could be the attractive services that make you want to come again.
If you are interested to try the spa for couple to comfort your mind, you may try The Spa at Padma Resort Legian, which combines the Asian rituals and luxurious spa products as their services.
2. Learn surfing together
Make this month a special one, especially to try something new with the one you love, such as learning surfing together.
As the beaches around the areas are blessed with the good waves, surfing is one of the most favorites you can do when you stay along Kuta, Legian and Seminyak. Your trip to Bali may not complete before you try to ride the waves.
For surfers, surfing with partners is a common activity to do in Bali. Meanwhile, for those who have never tried surfing before, the experience of learning surfing in Bali could be a new experience worth to try.
There are many of surfing schools that can be found in Kuta, Legian and Seminyak, which can be reached in less than 20 minutes from Padma Resort Legian.
Rip Curl School of Surf, Odysseys Surf School and Pro Surf school are three of the most popular surfing schools in the area. Those surfing schools offer surfing course packages that suit your preference. They guarantee the open, fun, and friendly learning environment for beginners.
3. Candlelit dinner
The easiest way to make a romantic memory during your stay in Bali is by having a romantic candlelit dinner. There are varied options to arrange the best dinner with your loved one, such as having a candlelit dinner by the beach or the one next to the paddy field.
Some hotels in Bali make their special offers to have that romantic dinner. You may pay more attention to the offers based on the menu, price and the venue.
A romantic dinner by the pool at Seruni Sunken Pool Bar of Padma Resort Legian offers the lush tropical ambiance under Bali sky. It would be more romantic if you have it under the full moon.
4. Waterfall Hopping
The adventurous lovers may say no to the romantic candlelit dinner. Otherwise, you can consider the waterfall hopping as a romantic and unforgettable memory in Bali.
This waterfall hopping is currently one of the trendy island exploration activities as it reveals some hidden paradise of the island. Thanks to Instagram, the waterfall seekers can now easily find the beautiful and photogenic waterfalls on the island. Most of them are in the central, eastern and northern part of Bali.
Sekumpul waterfall in Singaraja, Tegenungan waterfall and Kanto Lampo waterfall in Gianyar offer the majestic view of them while Tukad Cepung waterfall and Tibumana waterfall in Bangli have the beauty of smaller-sized waterfall
You can enjoy the waterfall hopping by swimming around the waterfall, jump off the cliff of the waterfall or you can enjoy it by taking some photos and make good documentary pictures about the trip.
5. Pre-wedding Photoshoot
Bali is the destination of many couples in Indonesia to hold the pre-wedding photo shoot since the island is blessed with plenty of beautiful natural landscapes.
You may take your personal photographer or hire the experienced one in Bali to make numerous lovely pre-wedding photographs consist of people’s favorite places as the background.
Some couples come to take their pre-wedding photo shoots in Bali for its sunset by the beaches. Some others take the lovely shoots from the cliff with the view of the ocean as the background. Moreover, some couples choose the greener side of the island and take the pre-wedding photoshoot in the middle of Bali’s rice terrace in Tegalalang or around the Tamblingan’s lake in Bedugul.
6. Sunset Walking
Blessed by the beautiful beaches, you can be the sunset worshipers with your lover every day. If you fancy the sunset walking rather than enjoying at the rooftop bars, you can go to varied spots in Bali, from the beach area or to the hilly area.
The sunset in Kuta, Legian and Seminyak coastal lines are still the most favorite beaches for the beach lover. You can stroll around the beach close to S.K.A.I Beach Club of Padma Resort Legian to enjoy one of the best sunset view in the area.
Moreover, you can opt other less crowded beaches such as Tegal Wangi beach in Jimbaran to see the limitless horizon clearly from mini caves around the beach, or Kelan beach in Tuban to get the magnificent view of the airplanes traffic during the sunset.
If you don’t really fancy the beach but still want to do the sunset walk, you may consider the Love Hill of Tjampuhan Ridge in Ubud as a romantic place waiting until the twilight.
7. VW Safari Tour
Enjoying Bali in the classic style is how you can describe a road trip with VW Safari tour. You will enjoy the breathtaking natural wonders which scattered in almost every region in the island.
Together with your lover, you can drive the 1970s Volkswagen safari car and see the picturesque scenery directly from your seat. Moreover, you will visit some natural or cultural tourist destinations as your pit stops during the trip.
Some tour operators offer the Volkswagen Safari tour in several packages regarding to its duration and the destination area. Try the one-day tour to explore the South, Central, West and Eastern part of Bali in one day, while you can choose the half-day tour to enjoy a specific area.
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Edna is a Jakarta-based travel writer. She began her professional carrier as a journalist, living in Bali for a year then moving back to Jakarta to chase another dream.
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