On the Southeast coast of Bali you find Candidasa and Amed.
Candidasa is located around 1,5-2 hours drive from the airport. Candidasa is build up in the same style as Sanur, all hotels located on each side of the main road. Its still a quiet but yet beautiful area. It’s a perfect place to stay when you are exploring the east side of Bali. The beach area are in some places being build up. The hotels in this area a beautiful and chilled relaxed and many new interesting restaurants are opening. Candidasa is for sure still developing and with the new fast road leading to this area its more easy to go.
Amed is around 45 minutes further drive to the east via the mountain area. Amed is divided up in many small bays that each has its own charm. Most of the hotels have amazing views of the sunrises and possible to watch the dolphins jumping in the ocean. The stony beach area along the coast will for sure be able to have given you some amazing snorkeling experiences. Also for divers this is a beautiful spot to be. Not to far from Amed you can drive to Tulemben which is well known for the dive sites and especially the wreck “USS Liberty”. Even here you can have a beautiful snorkeling adventure.
Welcome to Candidasa & Amed.