Angel’s Billabong a Spectacular sight on Nusa Penida
Angel’s Billabong is another beautiful Beach near the famous Broken Beach of Nusa Penida Island. It lies on the west coast of Nusa Penida Island, in Bali. The Beach with its mesmerizing beauty is really a must-have place to visit on Nusa Penida. The best time to visit is in the morning. It stays open from 6.00 A.M to 8.00 P.M. But one must check about the tides before visiting it.
With its unique Landscape, It is the most remarkable formation of Nusa Island. Angel’s Billabong is super famous amongst the tourists and you will see it most of the time occupied with the tourist .so the best time to enjoy calm and Bluewater is in the morning hours. The duration takes to visit it is around 1.5 hours.
To reach Angel’s Billabong you’ll need to catch a speed boat from Nusa Penida which costs 175000 IDR per person each way. It takes about 40-50 minutes to reach there. Also, if good at driving a bike can reach by it too. But the roads are not in good condition so be careful while driving. An entrance fee of 5000 IDR to be paid per person and 5000 IDR for parking Charges.
Spots like Angel’s Billabong Sunset point and Manta ray Viewpoint are extremely awesome. One should visit both. At Angel’s Billabong Sunset Point there is an east facing swing where the sunset looks just perfect. And at Manta Ray Viewpoint which lies in the way between Broken Beach and Angel’s Billabong, there is so much to explore there. The cliffs and manta rays are the best combinations. Flying Manta rays in the Blue Water looks stunning and snorkeling with this mammoth and the mythical creature is Amazing.
Some good hotels to stay near Angel’s Billabong are Tarzan Marriott on Penida costs around rs1400 per night. Other options are Rama Home Stay which costs around rs.1000 per night and Sunrise Penida Hills which costs around rs1800. So these are some decent and pocket-friendly hotels to stay near Angel’s Billabong.
Despite its natural beauty and the crystal clear water Angel’s Billabong could be a dangerous place to swim at. Remember not to swim near the edges of the pool as big waves could break suddenly. If not good at swimming avoid completely swimming in this pool. And for everyone don’t swim if the tides are high it could be a fatal incident as in recent years two people died in the waves. Also, avoid being there in the rainy season.
For the foodies listing some names of restaurants that deliver nice food options. The Dunkin Bendega Resto offers healthy Indonesian dishes another one is Mushroom Espresso is an International café.
Angel’s Billabong is the most attractive tourist spot in Nusa Penida. It offers picturesque scenery with crystal clear water. And also lies near another famous tourist spot of Nusa Penida which id Broken Beach. In between Broken Beach and Angel’s Billabong, there is Manta rays viewpoint which is a must watch spot. Except for the rainy season, you can plan a trip for Nusa Penida. Be careful about the tides at Angel’s Billabong and you will love it.