- 1 How long does it take to ride around Bali?
- 2 Is it easy to ride a scooter in Bali?
- 3 Is it safe to drive a scooter in Bali?
- 4 Do I need a license to drive a scooter in Bali?
- 5 Where should I stay in Bali for the first time?
- 6 Is Seminyak worth visiting?
- 7 How much does it cost to rent a scooter in Bali?
- 8 Do you have to wear a helmet in Bali?
- 9 Is riding a scooter difficult?
- 10 How much is it to rent a scooter for a month in Bali?
- 11 Do you need a license to drive a scooter in Indonesia?
- 12 Can you drink drive in Bali?
- 13 How do I get a scooter license in Bali?
- 14 How much does it cost to hire a driver in Bali?
- 15 What side of the road do they drive on in Bali?
How long does it take to ride around Bali?
Bali is made up of three main roads that circumnavigate the island and hundreds of smaller roads that traverse the countryside. It takes approximately 3 hours to travel the length and breadth of Bali. Road conditions on the main roads are generally good but can be heavily populated with slow traveling trucks.
Is it easy to ride a scooter in Bali?
Riding a scooter in Bali is by far the quickest and easiest way of getting around. Bali’s roads can get very congested, especially in Kuta, Denpasar and Ubud, but on a scooter you can weave in and out of the traffic and take scenic backroads (or the occasional dirt track) to reach more remote parts.
Is it safe to drive a scooter in Bali?
Riding a scooter in Bali is as dangerous as anywhere else in the world, so even if the laws are not very strict, always wear a helmet. Even though renting a scooter in Bali is not dangerous, you always have to be prepared. If you are looking for budget travel insurance, use this 5% discount.
Do I need a license to drive a scooter in Bali?
The answer is yes, you do need an international drivers license to rent a scooter in Bali. Yup until recently there was an alternative in which you could go to the police station in Denpasar and get a local license. It’s not hard to get an international license in most countries.
Where should I stay in Bali for the first time?
Where To Stay In Bali For First Timers
- Kuta – for surfers & party lovers.
- Seminyak – for sunset beach bars, luxury restaurants, and shopping.
- Canggu – for laid-back boho-chic beach lovers.
- Uluwatu – upscale clifftop resorts and beach clubs.
- Ubud – for serenity, stunning nature and peaceful getaways.
Is Seminyak worth visiting?
While there are some cool aspects to Seminyak (more on it below) we didn’t enjoy the overall vibe to it. We found it a bit of a stressful location, which isn’t what you want on a relaxing holiday. Seminyak is however a great spot for surfing and dinners on the beach while watching the sunset.
How much does it cost to rent a scooter in Bali?
The cost to pay to rent a scooter in Bali / Bali bike rental is around IDR 40,000 to 70,000 per day.
Do you have to wear a helmet in Bali?
“Tourists in Bali should follow the rules. Many locals wear helmets but tourists don’t. As this is a tourism area, we are better to appeal to them.
Is riding a scooter difficult?
Although an amateur might perceive a kick scooter to be a challenging ride, it is effortless to balance. A kick scooter’s weight, being very light, makes it very comfortable to manage while riding. It does not even require the fundamental training of riding a bicycle.
How much is it to rent a scooter for a month in Bali?
Prices Of Renting A Scooter In Bali The average price across Bali is 50,000 IDR per day (24 hours) for scooter rental. Bartering can be done for longer periods and most places will give you a scooter for around 600,000 IDR per month. Bringing cost down to 20,000 IDR per day.
Do you need a license to drive a scooter in Indonesia?
You need a driving license when you would like to drive and rent a scooter in Indonesia. Usually your national driving license is not valid, so make sure you buy an international driving license before you go to Indonesia. Usually these licenses are valid for one year.
Can you drink drive in Bali?
In answer to your question, no officially there is no alcohol limit for driving in Bali. Unofficially, yes you can be pulled up by the police and whatever punishment they decide to inflict is up to them whether it be monetary or physical or jail.
How do I get a scooter license in Bali?
To get a local motorcycle licence in Bali (valid for a year), go to the Polresta Denpasar Station (www.polrestadenpasar.org), which is northwest of Kerobokan on the way to Denpasar. Bring your passport, a photocopy of your passport (just the page with your photo on it) and a passport photo.
How much does it cost to hire a driver in Bali?
You can hire a driver in Bali for as little as $40 a day. If you share that with four of your friends, it’s only $10 a day per person.
What side of the road do they drive on in Bali?
Driving in Bali is on the left-hand side of the road, with the driver’s seat and steering wheel on the right. Driving a car in Bali can be stressful, with chaotic traffic and many motorcycles that zigzag in and out.