Kelingking Beach
Kelingking Beach
4.5
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Monday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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  • Saffameetsworld
    Singapore, Singapore255 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Must see
    Beautiful to see. Wont miss it. Crowded at the top.but ignore the tourists and just take it in. Climb down if you are in good health and fancy a workout. It's not easy getting down and harder getting up.
    Visited March 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 4 March 2023
  • TB193
    Rome, Italy231 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Beautiful
    Visited on Feb 2023, weather was so sunny and everything was beautiful. The Nusa Penida island is so big and rough. We were in a ride of 40' from the port to get here and the roads were crazy but the beach is worth visiting.
    Visited February 2023
    Travelled with friends
    Written 28 March 2023
  • Hels8769
    Melbourne, Australia64 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    View from the top
    It’s breathtaking from the top. We were there about 9:30am before the crowds - the only other crowds were monkeys! My husband and I began walking down. I consider myself fit, but had to turn back. The steep and narrow paths started to scare me plus it was very hot. My husband went further and got to the path leading to the beach, but decided the risk wasn’t worth it as it looked too dangerous. When we came back up there were people everywhere and the path was getting so dangerously busy. Go early.
    Visited May 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 9 May 2023
  • Ziffy Holidays
    New Delhi, India5 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Breathtaking Spot
    Visit Nusa Penida island and travel to this beautiful breathtaking spot. You will get some astonishing views and will be able to click great pictures. Expect some crowd while visiting here. You will find some basic restaurants and shops near this location. Overall a must to visit the place.
    Visited May 2023
    Written 16 May 2023
  • Fernanda C
    Los Angeles, California1 contribution
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    BE CAREFUL OF THE TIDE AT THE BEACH
    Me and my husband went to this view point in Nusa Penida today June 8th, 2023. A few minutes earlier, a couple died when they were dragged by the waves at the beach. I’m writing this to PLEASE ask anyone who visits this spot and decides to hike down to the beach to PLEASE not swim in the ocean. Especially if the locals tell you that the tide is high and it’s dangerous. There’s been A LOT of deaths and injuries in Nusa Penida which a lot of people don’t talk about. Please be careful. This is a beautiful place but you have to respect it and be extremely cautious.
    Visited June 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 8 June 2023
  • ratul-puri
    New Delhi, India17 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Very beautiful landscapes!
    I cant' explain how much I loved this place. I went to Nusa Penida island in January, just loved the landscape. Perfect destination for honeymoon couples. I visited 5 beaches there this one was the best. Broken beach is also a good option to visit.
    Visited January 2023
    Travelled with family
    Written 8 June 2023
  • GopalNandyala
    Hyderabad, India151 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Great views, a little too crowded
    This is probably, if not the most hyped place in Nusa Penida in particular and Bali in general. Having seen this particular sight multiple times in pics and videos across various platforms we were worried if it will impact our experience. Thankfully it didn't and there is nothing like viewing it yourself up close. We didn't go down to the beach but did enjoy the views from above and it is breathtaking to say the least. We reached around 10:30-11 am when it was too crowded. A must visit nonetheless!
    Visited May 2023
    Written 8 July 2023
  • Alex H
    Port St. Mary, United Kingdom1,319 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Time your trip
    A really nice view which makes for some great photos, especially on a nice day. Recommend coming here after 5pm once all the day trippers have gone. Lots of monkeys around too but they don’t seem to cause a problem. NB Parking scooter is 5,000 rupiah.
    Visited July 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 24 July 2023
  • mistral909
    London, United Kingdom163 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Climbing down is a memorable experience!
    A stunning beach and a memorable experience climbing down to it. Yes, it’s tough, wear trainers, don’t carry anything unless it’s on your back and bring water. Harder than I imagined and my legs ached for days, but what an achievement when you reach the bottom! The steps end about a third of the way down, then it’s just rock climbing , so if you find the steps tough then turn back!
    Visited August 2023
    Travelled with family
    Written 13 August 2023
  • NCKM
    639 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    A mandatory stop if u are in Nusa Penida
    We, a family with one 7 year kid spent not more than 40 mins here. The view of the beach is breathtaking. There was a small contention for the photo spots. After that, we took some photos. But, the spots have very weak fences. One has to be very mindful of the same.
    Visited August 2023
    Written 19 August 2023
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bitdeer s
3 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2024 • Family
On the southwest coast of the island of Nusa Penida, in the settlement of Bunga Mekar, lies a secret beach called Kelingking Beach. From the summit of the hill with the same name, you can take in one of the most breathtaking vistas across the hills and narrow stretch of white sand. The view is of the deep blue waves of the open Indian Ocean set against a green-covered promontory of limestone. The moniker "T-Rex Bay" comes from this unusual formation, which resembles the head of a Tyrannosaurus Rex. The isolated beach is reachable after a strenuous 400-meter cliffside trek.
Written 28 February 2024
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Alan S
Balanga City, Philippines6 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2024 • Friends
Indonesia has a lot of nice beaches and one of them is the Kelingking Beach. Stunning beach view and really instagrammable. You will surely be amazed of the beauty of the beach. Enjoyed our stay!
Written 27 February 2024
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Peter Joseph Kuhn
Bali, Indonesia37 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2024 • Couples
after a 30 min boat ride from mainland Bali we rented motorbike and Checked into our bungalow. We rode another 45 minutes to get this magical beach where people come from all over the world to take pictures here and you’ll see why.

To get down to the beach itself, you have to take bit of a treacherous hike down a steep mountain. However there’s handrails to help guide you so you don’t die.

Even for my fitness level, there are parts that are really challenging

After the hike down you are rewarded with heaven on earth.

The beach itself is also Another great photo opportunity, and there’s not many people. However there are huge waves so if you’re not that fit I wouldn’t recommend going into the ocean.

As the sun started to set we began our hike back up the cliff side, but a the same time still snapping shots of the sunset.

When you arrive at the top, you’re rewarded with another picturesque paradise and another great photo opportunity to catch the sunset.
Written 17 February 2024
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CEODS
National Capital Territory of Delhi, India80 contributions
1.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2024 • Friends
Stunning Photos but Poor Experience. Tourist guides makes it worst experience with no welcome gesture. Local administration failed to provide basic infrastructure to support tourism activities. Highly dangerous to step down and almost 99% tourists didn't go down to the beach. Money hungry guides may be seen to capture photograph as their monkey style with zero manners.
Written 6 February 2024
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right way to travel
Melbourne, Australia2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2024 • Family
what amazing beach..with warm atmoshpere
beautifull beach in the world but realy hard to going till the beach
so many stairs
Written 27 January 2024
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Travelling Pixie
Adelaide, Australia415 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2024 • Solo
Yes the view is stunning, that’s if you can get close enough to it to look at.
This is Insta posing heaven for many and you’ll be met by a queue of people fighting for that perfect shot.
There is a steep path down to the beach however most tour groups don’t allow you the time to walk down and explore, ours was pose and leave sadly. There was no we’re else to walk to sadly, would have loved some time to explore.
If you can go alone without a tour either early morning or evening in the hope of having some time to quietly view and enjoy this site.
Written 23 January 2024
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Alexis P
London, UK1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2023 • Friends
friends holiday so ran on budget but if we wanted to save money, this was the place, high class service for good price round these parts of the world and the peole are super friendly too so we have enjoyed immensly
Written 9 January 2024
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Tony G.
Sydney, Australia125 contributions
2.0 of 5 bubbles
Dec 2023 • Family
Beware - As stunningly beautiful this view and beach is, you need to consider whether it's worth the travel to get that 'Instagram' photo.

Firstly, it's hazardous to those who wish to walk down the steep steps to the beach. Secondly, you can not swim on this beach as the currents are too strong, all the time.

The view from the top is magnificent, but it's not a quick 5-minute car ride. Depending on where you are coming from or leaving from the Island, it's a 30 min + ride on terribly windy and narrow roads. This wasn't pleasant at all, and despite I've never got motion sickness, I felt unwell after this day trip.

Many day tours from Bali (Sanur) offer snorkelling at Manta Bay, Gamat Bay, Wall Bay combined with lunch and 3 other land locations, including Kelinging Beach. This is way too much travelling for a day trip, and we even missed 2 locations due to running out of time. We left our accommodation at 7.30am and did not return until 6.00pm, that's fine, but the majority of that time was in transit, boat and car.

I think if you were staying overnight on Nusa Penida, then a visit to Kelingking Beach viewpoint would be fine, but not during a day tour from Bali mainland. Trust me.
Written 1 January 2024
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Stef N
28 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Dec 2023 • Couples
One of the best views on Nusa Penida (together with Diamond Beach and Broken Beach). Definitely worth a visit if you are visiting Nusa Penida. Don’t bother going anywhere else, besides the above mentioned.
Written 22 December 2023
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Anekke S
3 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2023 • Couples
Amazing beach to visit ,that was a magnificent god creature , especially in the morning time with a sunrise so amazing
Written 22 November 2023
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