is small fishing village on the east coast of Bali
in the province of Karangasem which has developed
into a popular resort destination..
Here you will feel at home among the local people,
far away from the hectic tourist areas. The local
peopke can arrange everything for you, from local
transport, trekking in the hills, fishing, diving
Candidasa becomes more and more famous for diving.
In the village there are several diving schools
who can accompany you to beautiful diving spots
in the bay of Candidasa.
In the village there is a lovely lotus lagoon and
there are some fascinating temples for you to visit.
Of particular interest here is the Goddes of Fertility
statue within the Candidasa temple.
Beside many hotels, of all standards and prices,
there is a big variety of all kinds of restaurants.
Many interesting places are within a short distance
from the village. The first big city nearby Candidasa
is Amlapura which is also worth a visit. Walk through
the shopping street and visit the local market.