Uluwatu is located at the southern tip of Bali, and about 30 minutes from Kuta. It is a small village surrounded by some excellent resorts and hotels that offer visitors with complete relaxation and a number of facilities. Uluwatu is one of the most popular surfing destinations in Bali and one can always spot surfing enthusiasts trying hair raising stunts in the water. It is however important to note, that Uluwatu is not the best destination for swimmers or novice surfers.
The rugged landscape and the unspoiled surroundings are known to appeal to visitors no matter where they come from. Whether travelers are looking for some action in the water or a beautiful place to relax, Uluwatu is the perfect destination in Bali.
Apart from the Uluwatu Beach there are several other beaches between Jimbaran and Uluwatu where surfers can have fun. Bringin Beach and Blue Point are two such exciting destinations for surfers to explore. Uluwatu also offers good accommodation facilities. There are numerous resorts, bungalows and hotels around the area that offer fantastic services.
When it comes to shopping Uluwatu has a few kiosks and stalls selling seashell souvenirs. There are also some shops selling clothing and other items.
The nearest airport to Uluwatu is the Ngurah Rai International Airport. The airport is located about one hour from Uluwatu. Taxis are easily available from the airport to Uluwatu. Visitors can also get taxis and rentals from Denpasar to Uluwatu.
There are a few Muslim-friendly restaurants in Uluwatu. The Kedai Laba Laba in Pecatu village serves Halal food. A little further from this restaurant is an Indonesian Halal restaurant that serves traditional Indonesian food.
There are no mosques in Uluwatu.