Bali is Indonesia’s favorite tourist destination, known for its natural attractions, perfect climate and relaxed atmosphere. This island of flowers, temples and friendly people is considered a real gem by travelers worldwide.
In addition to spas and archaeological attractions, surfing and scuba diving in Bali remain a principle interest for water sport enthusiasts around the world.
From the tranquil reefs of Padang Bai in the northwest, to the breathtaking drift diving off Nusa Penida in the south, Bali is teeming with reputable dive centers.
- Ethnicity: Balinese (89%), Javanese (7%), Baliaga (1%), Madurese (1%)
- Language: Indonesian (official), Balinese
- Largest Cities: (by population) Denpasar, Singaraja, Tabanan, Negara, Kuta, Ubud, Klungkung
- National Day: August 17
- Religion: Hindu (92.29%), Muslim (5.69%), Christian (1.38%), Buddhist (0.64%)
The flag of Bali contains the province coat of arms, centered on a light saffron background.
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