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Bali Discovery Tours
Komplek Pertokoan
Sanur Raya No. 27
Jl. By Pass Ngurah Rai
Sanur, Bali

++62 361 286 283 (T)
++62 361 286 284 (F)

After-Hours Number:
++62 81 238 19 724


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News and Views from the "Island of the Gods". New messages are added frequently.


Meteorologists Warn of Potential for High Winds and High Waves in Bali Until March 25th from Tropical Cyclone Marcus (3/20/2018)
Bali Airport Reopens After 24-Hour Closure for Nyepi New Year Observances (3/18/2018)
Indonesia’s Aviation Industry Booming with More than 100 Million Passengers Flown in 2017 (3/18/2018)
Badung Regency Official Says Chinese Travelers are Bullish on Bali (3/18/2018)
Paintings by John van der Sterren and Ketut Gede Susana Exhibiting Through July at NKRI Art at The Ayung Resort, Ubud (3/18/2018)
Tenganan Village Fights to Preserve its ‘Pre-Balinese’ Ancient Traditions in a Rapidly Changing World (3/18/2018)
Bali Toll Road Seeks to Increase Revenues by Moving Ahead with Plans to Build a Rest Area (3/18/2018)
In the Midst of IMF-World Bank Conference Preparations, Bali Governor Pastika Reflects on What his Administration has Achieved on Behalf of the People of Bali (3/18/2018)
British Consulate-General’s New Address in Bali (3/18/2018)
Dutch Woman Undetakes Annual Marathon Swim in North Bali to Protect the Environment (3/18/2018)
Indonesia Government Frames Formal Response to Video Showing Plastic Trash Inundation at Manta Point, Nusa Penida (3/18/2018)
Harper Bazaar Singles Out 8 Spas for ‘Star Spa’ Status in Bali (3/18/2018)
Anzac Day to be Commemorated in Bali On Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at Finns Recreation Club (3/18/2018)
14th Ubud Writers and Readers Festival Announces 2018 Theme (3/18/2018)
Local Language Advocate Concerned that Indonesian and Balinese are Taking a Backseat in Daily Life in Bali (3/18/2018)
Three Turkish Nationals Involved in a Sophisticated ATM Skimming Scheme Are Busted by Bali Police (3/18/2018)
Police Investigate Drowning Death of Child From Local Orphanage at Restaurant in Nusa Dua (3/18/2018)
Bali Governor Calls on Public to Reduce and Eliminate the Use of Plastic (3/18/2018)
Bali Toll Operators Establishing Separate Drive-Thru Booths to ‘Top-Up’ Electronic Money Cards (3/18/2018)
Mövenpick Resort & Spa Jimbaran Bali Concludes a Successful First Year of Operations in Bali (3/18/2018)
Preparations Continue Apace for World Bank – International Monetary Fund Conference in Bali in October 2018 (3/17/2018)
India Festival of Color Celebrated in Denpasar, Bali (3/17/2018)
Garuda Starts Direct Flights Between Bali and Mumbai on April 23, 2018 (3/17/2018)
German Tourist Drowns on Canggu Beach in Bali (3/17/2018)
Join Friends of Jack and Bali Update Dinner at D’Roemah by Lonny on Saturday, March 24, 2018 (3/11/2018)
West Bali National Park Named Among Top Destinations at ITB-Berlin (3/10/2018)
Bali's Top 6 Chefs Cook Collaboratively on Friday, April 13, 2018 at Ubud Food Festival (3/10/2018)
Bali Governor Pledges to Challenge Jakarta’s Rejection of New Airport for North Bali (3/10/2018)
5th Bali and Byond Travel Fair June 26-30, 2018 (3/10/2018)
Bale Banjar Culture Club Lecture on April 8th Explores the Complexities of Trying to Speak Balinese (3/10/2018)
Bualu Compels Hotels at Nusa Dua to Agree to Block Online Transportation. But is this Legal? (3/10/2018)
Voters Demand More Park Space and Beach Access from Gubernatorial Candidate (3/10/2018)
Art Exhibition by I Putu Bonuz Sudiana at Griya Santrian Art Gallery Through 29 April 2018 (3/10/2018)
Sanur Village Festival Returns to Bali August 22-26, 2018 (3/10/2018)
Bali Named Best Destination in 2018 Readers’ Choice Awards (3/10/2018)
80-Year-Old Australian Man Dies of Natural Causes in Kuta Hotel (3/10/2018)
Bali Seeks Funds to Host IndianFilm Industry Conference (3/10/2018)
Questions Emerge Over Plans to Turn Off Cellular Network and Internet in Bali for 24-Hours During Nyepi (3/10/2018)
Power Banks, Matches and Gas Lighters Now Banned When Boarding Flights in Bali (3/10/2018)
Bali Airport Immigration Office Launches New Smartphone-based Monitoring System for Foreign Visitors (3/9/2018)
Bali’s Airport Ranked the Best in the Asia Pacific Region (3/9/2018)
Nikko Brand Returns with Opening of Hotel Nikko Bali Benoa Beach (3/9/2018)
Religious, Military and Political Leaders Issue Guidelines for ‘Nyepi’ Observances on Saturday, March 17, 2018 (3/9/2018)
Bali’s Second Airport in North Bali Fails to Get Central Government Approval (3/4/2018)
Bali Update Editor Honored at SKAL Bali Luncheon (3/4/2018)
Thousands Flock to Ubud to Witness Cremation Ceremony for Anak Agung Niang Agung (3/4/2018)
Public Complain About Long Lines at Entrances to Bali’s Jasa Margo Toll Way (3/4/2018)
Guide to the Care and Feeding of the 750 Monkeys at Ubud’s Monkey Forest (3/4/2018)
Hotel Nikko Bali Benoa Beach Opens at Tanjung Benoa Bali (3/4/2018)
Drunken Chinese Tourists Arrested for Assaulting Balinese Driver (3/4/2018)
Bali Bound Domestic Passenger on Citilink Grounded for Smoking on the Tarmac (3/4/2018)
Village Enforcement Bust Pick Pocketing Syndicate Operating in Sukawati, Gianyar, Bali (3/4/2018)
Super yachts Anchored in Bali Sized by Indonesian Police and the FBI (3/4/2018)
Largest Kecak Dance in History Staged on Bali’s Berawa Beach (3/4/2018)
USA Top Customer for Balinese Handicrafts Made from Animal Bones (3/4/2018)
Thieves Use Explosives to Rob ATM Machine in South Kuta, Bali (3/4/2018)
IMF Chief Reveals How Bali was Selected to Serve as Host for the IMF-World Bank Conference (3/4/2018)
Indonesia Hopes IMF-World Bank Summit in Bali Will Stimulate Foreign Investment (3/4/2018)
Chinese Tourist Arrested After Stealing Traditional Dagger from Ubud Shop (3/4/2018)
Indonesian Cuisine at its Very Best at Lumbung Restaurant - Desa Visesa Ubud Resort (3/4/2018)
11th Edition of Meet in Bali to Be Published in May. Advertising Opportunities Still Available! (2/25/2018)
Changes Ahead as Bali Update Enters its Third Decade and Prepares to Launch a Revamped Website (2/25/2018)
Bali by the Numbers: Bali Ends 2017 with 5.7 Million Foreign Visitors (2/25/2018)
Bali’s Capital of Denpasar Undertakes Mass Vaccination Campaign on Dogs and Cats to Keep Rabies at Bay (2/25/2018)
Foreign Ambassadors Posted to Indonesia Hosted to Weekend Tour of Bali (2/25/2018)
German and British Citizens Arrested for Smuggling Drugs into Bali (2/25/2018)
Russian Woman Dies After Plunging Down 200-meter Cliff on Nusa Penida, Bali following Motorcycle Mishap (2/25/2018)
Birmingham Firefighter Comes to the Rescue of a Tourist who Fell 40-meters into a Volcanic Crater (2/25/2018)
Kids Go Glamping at The Ritz-Carlton, Bali (2/25/2018)
Indonesia’s Social Security Agency (BPJS) to Open a ‘Green Space’ in Gianyar, Bali (2/25/2018)
BASABali Wiki Working to Preserve and Protect Balinese Language and Culture (2/25/2018)
Pacto Celebrates 50 Golden Years with Launch of a New Logo (2/25/2018)
Head of Bali Tourism Board Says Bali’s Exemplary Handling of Evacuees from Mt. Agung Demonstrates Island’s Crisis Management Skills. (2/25/2018)
Ayu Mirah Crowned Miss Bali 2018 (2/25/2018)
Australian Expatriate Dies from Electrocution at his Home in Jimbaran, Bali (2/25/2018)
Emirates to Fly from Dubai to New Zealand via Bali Starting in June 2014 (2/25/2018)
Blissful Nyepi Escape at Laguna, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Nusa Dua Bali March 16-18, 2018 (2/25/2018)
Ritz-Carlton Bali Introduces ‘Fly High Yoga’ Classes (2/25/2018)
Swiss-Belhotel Stands with the Island of Bali (2/25/2018)