Located away from the crowded beaches of the west coast, Sanur offers a quiet recluse to visitors. The beach in Sanur stretches over 5Km and is excellent for observing sunrise. This resort town is serene and is away from the loud and maddening crowds. Visitors can enjoy a wide range of water sports in Sanur. The best time to enjoy surfing is between September and March.
The Le Mayeur Museum is dedicated to the works of Adrian Jean Le Mayeur a Belgian impressionist. Another wonderful place to visit in Sanur is the Serangan Island Turtle Conservation Centre. The Mangrove Information Centre is located amidst 600 acres of mangrove forest towards the south of Sanur. Sanur also conducts an annual International Kite Festival every year in the month of July.
There are several shops located along Jalan Danau Tamblingan. From clothing to traditional handicrafts, visitors can find a variety of things to buy in the town. There is a night market hosted in the town and also an art market where visitors can find traditional Balinese art and craft items.
The nearest airport to Sanur is the Ngurah Rai International Airport. The airport is located about 20 minutes from Sanur. A pre-paid taxi costs around Rp 95,000. There are also several metered taxis available around the area that can take visitors to Sanur. There is no public transportation available from the airport to Sanur.
There are several halal restaurants in Sanur where visitors can dine. Some good halal places to dine in Sanur include restaurants at Diwangkara Holiday Villa Beach Resort & Spa Bali, Muslim-owned warungs at the Sanur Night market, etc.
There are a few mosques around Sanur where visitors can pray. The Masjid Al-Ihsan is the closest mosque to Sanur. There are other mosques and musallahs in Denspar and in the surrounding areas of Sanur.