Let’s continue our journey in Bali island to one of the most favorite beaches for the surfers. This beach is known as the Echo beach, but, the real name of this beach is the Batu Mejan beach. People start calling this since the Echo Beach Restaurant was built on this beach. The tourist calls it as Echo beach to make it easier for them to remember this gorgeous beach. About 30% of the local people who live around this area make their living as a farmer or fisherman, which you can see from the rice fields when you headed to this location and also the fishing boats in the coastline.

Echo Beach Bali

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The Echo beach is located next to the Canggu beach and the beach itself has a slope sand. The coastline is the same with the Kuta beach and Legian beach. It is a perfect place for couples who fall in love or newly wed because the atmosphere is calm, peaceful, and also quiet. Since there are not many tourists that come to this place, you can have a privacy. Those who come to this place can spend their days by doing activities such as sunbathing, swimming, surfing, and enjoy the sunset. The wave is big enough that challenge every surfer who come to this place. When you arrive at this place, you can see that the people who visit this place are dominated by foreign tourists that brings their surf boards.

echo beach surfing

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The beach is very clean since to guard the natural condition of the beach, surfers who join in an organization called as Club Surf Community work together with the surfing school to do a routine clean patrol to clean the trash around the beach. The beach is located in the Canggu village, North Kuta district, Badung regency which is around 14 km from Denpasar city or you can travel around 48 minutes drive from the Ngurah Rai International Airport.

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