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Top Choice Waterfall in Munduk

Banyu Wana Amertha Waterfalls

Newly developed as a tourist attraction in early 2018, the falls here are among the best on Bali. It’s about a 20-minute walk from the car park; a 500m trail, which is paved only with concrete stones and logs, winds…
Top Choice Cafe in Danau Buyan & Danau Tamblingan

Terrasse du Lac

There's a French accent and excellent food at this cafe, which has lovely lake views. Breakfast features pancakes, while later in the day there are meaty mains, pasta and veggie specials. Excellent fresh juices, plu…
Hindu Temple in Candikuning

Pura Ulun Danu Bratan

An iconic image of Bali, depicted on the 50,000Rp note, this important Hindu-Buddhist temple was founded in the 17th century. It is dedicated to Dewi Danu, the goddess of the waters, and is built on small islands. P…
Gardens in Candikuning

Bali Botanic Garden

This garden is a showplace. Established in 1959 as a branch of the national botanic gardens at Bogor, near Jakarta, it covers more than 154 hectares on the lower slopes of Gunung Pohen. Don’t miss the Panca Yadnya G…
Waterfall in Munduk

Banyumala Twin Waterfalls

In the secluded, picturesque highlands north of Munduk, a 15-minute hike down natural, bamboo-railed stairs leads to this powerful pair of cascades. Enjoy the view of them tumbling some 35m into the large natural po…
Cafe in Munduk

Don Biyu

Catch up on your blog, enjoy good coffee or zone out before the sublime views, while choosing from a mix of Western and interesting Asian fare. Dishes are served in mellow open-air pavilions. It also has five double…
Cafe in Munduk

Ngiring Ngewedang

Stop in at this coffeehouse, 5km east of Munduk, and savour sweeping views of the surrounding slopes – where they grow their own coffee – and mountain village below.
Market in Candikuning

Candikuning Market

This roadside market is very touristy, but among the eager vendors of tat, you'll find locals shopping for fruit, veg, herbs, spices and potted plants.
Bakery in Candikuning

Roti Bedugul

Just north of the market, this bakery produces fine versions of its namesake, as well as croissants and other baked goods.
Waterfall in Munduk

Munduk Waterfall

About 2km east of Munduk, look for signs for this waterfall (aka Tanah Braak) along the road. Though the signs say the trail is 700m long, it seems to be an underestimate. This is the easiest waterfall to access in …