Experience Bali: The Island of the Gods

Bali is on every traveler's bucket list. Discover beautiful temples and beaches that will take your breath away.

Photo By: Pandu Adnyana/Moment/Getty Images

Photo By: JTB Photo/Universal Images Group/Getty Images

Photo By: John Harper/Photodisc/Getty Images

Photo By: Jeff Hunter/Getty Images

Photo By: Alex Craig/Photolibrary/Getty Images

Photo By: Panoramic Images/Getty Images

Photo By: Tjui Tjoe/iStock/Getty Images

Photo By: Telnyawka/iStock/Getty Images

Photo By: John W Banagan/Getty Images

Photo By: Paul Kennedy/Lonely Planet Images/Getty Images

Photo By: Klaus Holitzer/iStock/Getty Images

Photo By: Stevo24/iStock/Getty Images

Ulun Danu Temple

Ulun Danu Temple is a major water temple located on Lake Bratan in Tabanan, Bali.

Nusa Dua Beach

Bask in the sun on Nusa Dua Beach, and stay at one of the large 5-star resorts in Southeastern Bali.

Temple on Tanah Lot

A Hindu temple on Tanah Lot -- a rock formation off the coast of Bali -- is a popular tourist attraction.

Rice Farming

A farmer works on a rice terrace in Bali.

Balinese Monkeys

Two monkeys groom each other on a rooftop in Bali's Ubud district.

Pura Taman Saraswati Temple

Visit one of many Hindu temples in Bali.

Balinese Girl

A Balinese girl -- donned in traditional dress -- picks a flower.

Tirtagangga Royal Water Garden

The Tirtagangga Royal Water Garden, located near the Ganges River, is a lush maze of pools, stone carvings and statues.

Balinese Women

Balinese women make a morning pilgrimage to carry offerings to a temple.

Traditional Barong Masks

Traditional Barong masks are used to protect people and villages from Rangda the enchanter, an evil spirit.

Balinese Fisherman

A fisherman hangs up his net to dry as the sun sets on a tropical beach in Bali.

Ubud District Market

Street vendors sell colorful silk sarongs and scarfs in Bali's Ubud district.

Next Up

5 Endangered Travel Experiences

From traditional cultures to melting glaciers, here are 5 trips you should add to your must-do list, and soon.

Croatia's Most Unique Travel Experiences

Unique travel experiences not-to-be missed in Croatia.

Kuta Bali, Indonesia

Kuta, the most accessible, lively and commercialized of Bali's southern beaches, is noted more for surf than for swimming and more for parties than for sunbathing.