Crystal Bay in Nusa Penida
Nusa Penida is one of the famous islands for its beautiful beaches and underwater world. One destination that must be visited while you in Nusa Penida is Crystal Bay Nusa Penida Island.
Crystal Bay is well-known as the lovely beach with wonderful scenery and marine life. Without a doubt, visiting this beach is a great idea to spend your holiday in Bali.
The location of Crystal Bay is on the western side of Nusa Penida. Its located at the Sakti Village area. This beautiful beach is approximately 15 kilometers from the Nusa Penida Bay. If you are riding a motorcycle, it takes approximately 20 minutes from the Nusa Penida Bay to arrive here.
Crystal Water at Crystal Bay
As you hear the name of Crystal Bay, perhaps you wondering the crystal water on the beach. Yap, the name of Crystal Bay is a name taken from the water of the beach that clear as the crystal especially when the sunshine above the sea.
When you visit Crystal Bay, you will not only be welcomed by the clear crystal water but also you will find a wonderful marine living under!
For those of you who love water tourism, Crystal Bay is five stars recommended spot for you.
Snorkeling and Diving at Crystal Bay
Crystal Bay has been knowing as a paradise for snorkeling and diving. The coral reefs in this place are very diverse. Fish with beautiful colors can be easily found swimming and hiding in crevices of coral. If you are lucky, you can find an exotic rare fish named Mola Mola or known as the Sunfish.
You may get lucky to dive with one of them in Crystal Bay between July and September. But, before you try to find one of them, make sure your body is fit enough to swim and dive.
The waves at Crystal Bay are friendly. In this place, there is a small island located near the beach. The island has become a natural breakwater in Crystal Bay.
Therefore, snorkeling and diving lovers can calmly enjoy the beautiful underwater living of Crystal Bay!
White Sand and Green Hill of Crystal Bay
Leaving the beautiful underwater living, let's move to the beautiful beach of Crystal Bay. The white sand of Crystal Bay makes it more gorgeous.
The beach is like a private beach and admirable to spend your evening day to watch the sunset. Uniquely, Crystal Bay Beach is surrounded by the presence of small atoll clusters and green hills. It makes the atmosphere of the beach is calm.
To be able to enjoy the natural beauty of Crystal Bay, you can head to one of the best spots that are used to enjoy the view of Crystal Bay. The spot can be picked up by climbing several upstairs.
Even though it takes a struggle, all your efforts will definitely be paid when it comes to the point where you can relish the full view of Crystal Bay.
How to Reach Crystal Bay Nusa Penida
To reach Crystal Bay, you can start your journey from Sanur Bay.
Crossing the sea by fast boat, approximately takes 30 minutes to arrive at Nusa Penida Harbor. However, the times to cross the sea to reach Nusa Penida is depend on the wind and waves. No need to be worry to find the ferry or fast boat service in Sanur Harbor. Because it will be easy to find official ticket counter for that. After finish crossing the sea, the journey to reach Crystal Bay is continue to Toya Pakeh and then Sabunibus. Arriving on the t-junction, you can follow the road towards the Banjar Sakti. From here, the journey to Crystal Bay is quite easy because the beach will be seen clearly and you will hear the sound of the waves to guiding you.
Cheerfully, to enter the beach is free! It just takes IDR2.000-IDR5.000 for the parking fee.