Bali is an Indonesian island known for its forested volcanic mountains, iconic rice paddies, beaches and coral reefs. The island is home to religious sites such as cliffside Uluwatu Temple. To the south, the beachside city of Kuta has lively bars, while Seminyak, Sanur and Nusa Dua are popular resort towns. The island is also known for its yoga and meditation retreats.
Language: English and Indonesian.
Flight time from the UK (London): Approximately 16 hours via Singapore.
BEST TIME TO GO…
Baliâ€™s tropical climate means it has a rainy season between October and March, when rainfall can be heavy and humidity is high. The best time to visit Bali is between April and October. At this time, the days are pleasant and sunny with lower humidity and any rainfall is mostly confined to the evenings or early hours of the morning. Throughout this period there are a variety of cultural festivals, religious processions and spiritual celebrations, so youâ€™re sure to get a taste of colourful Balinese life.