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Amed Beach East Bali is everything you dreamed it would be: a rare
and special paradise of outstanding exotic beauty, vibrant culture and
friendly people. Here you can finally find peace and quiet, enjoy great
food and take advantage of comfortable and inexpensive accommodation.
From the beach, Amed offers an excellent site for training dives. It
has a flat bottom lagoon for instruction and a coral reef only 5 minutes
This location is highly recommended for introductory dives. By boat,
Amed has a nice wall dive just a few minutes away. It is a fun, easy
dive for everyone. Snorkeling and diving off the black-sand beaches here
is exceptional, the variety and numbers of fish on display are among
the best on Bali and the water temperature is a constant 28 degrees.
Schools of cardinal fish, triggerfish, black snappers, pyramid
butterflies, banner fish, and damselfish can be seen on the sand slopes,
while table corals, big fan gorgonians, and magnificent stag horn
Acropora and Dendronephthya trees, dense growths of sponges, crinoids,
and sea fans are commonly found within 20 meters of shore.
Cemuluk, on a protected bay, is an ideal place to begin snorkeling.
Four kilometres further south along the coast is Banyuning, where
there’s a small wreck and some of the most beautiful coral gardens to be
seen anywhere in the Lesser Sundas. The water is a little deeper here
and sometimes there is a slight swell, so this area suits people with
You can visit the fish market early in the morning when the tuna come
in, And you can also enjoy the views surrounding Amed village.
You’re free to explore Amed beach on foot.
It’s located North East from Amlapura. You should reach it within thirty minutes by car.
If you want to use a public transportion, take a bus (medium-sized)
from Denpasar, Batubulan Terminal to Amlapura, for two hours. Then
change to a bemo (a three-wheeled motoped) to Amed, for 30min. The bemo
will usually stop at the village, but you need to state it clearly
otherwise the driver may take you directly to Jemeluk Beach.