Late night flights can be a real pain, especially if you’re traveling with kids. So how do you make the most of your last day without the stress of worrying about keeping everyone happy? Bali Kids Guide to the rescue! Here are 9 Things to Do When You Have a Late Flight from Bali:
#1 Book with Bali Res Centre
Bali Res Centre is a travel company located in Canggu. They have a great package that lets you check out of your hotel and into the Bali Res if you have a late departure flight. Bali Res will take care of your luggage and transportation so all you have to do is spend the day having fun.
The package includes access to Splash Waterpark, the gym, lap pool, tennis centre, multiple restaurants and bars, Body Temple Spa and the male and female change rooms, with complimentary shower facilities, steam and sauna rooms. Contact [email protected] for more info.
#2 Hang Out at Beachwalk
Jl. Pantai Kuta, Kuta Located in the heart of Kuta, Beachwalk is a massive shopping complex that offers everything from dining options, shops, fashion boutiques, souvenir stores, and toy stores. It is the perfect place to hang out and have fun with the kids.
There are plenty of things to do at Beachwalk. Whether you love sampling local eats, explore souvenir shops, or check out cool knickknacks, you can find it at Beachwalk. The mall boasts 200 retail stores, a huge movie theater and a kids play area upstairs. Even better, the mall operates until midnight, perfect if you are waiting to head to the airport for a late flight!
#3 Rent a Cabana at Hard Rock Hotel
If you have been staying at Hard Rock Kuta you can rent a full day in a standard cabana for just Rp400,000 or deluxe Rp500,000. Both include a picnic basket for snacks during the afternoon.
There are tons of daily activities for kids in and around the pool and you can have dinner and a shower before you head to the airport.
Please note that cabanas are for in-house guests only.
#4 Go Crazy at Waterbom Bali
Jl. Kartika Plaza, Tuban Waterbom is the largest and most popular water park in Bali. The 3.8 hectare park boasts gigantic slides, dizzying water rides, and thrilling land and water activities that the whole family will love!
If you are leaving on a late flight you can spend the whole afternoon at Waterbom, leave when it closes at 6pm, have some dinner and then head to the airport. It’s just 2 kilometers away so no problems with getting a taxi there.
#5 Take in Some Culture at Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park
Jl. Raya Uluwatu Make your family holiday even more unforgettable by introducing local culture to the little ones! Garuda Wisnu Kencana (GWK) Cultural Park blends modern technology with mythical epics. The park is inspired by the epic adventure of Garuda, a bird-like beast that appears in Hinduism and Buddhism.
At 23 meters high, the monument of Vishnu in the park is one of the largest of its kind in the world. Apart from the amazing monument, the beautiful landscapes, panoramic views, and dining options are sure to keep everyone happy before heading to the airport just 10-15 minutes away.
#6 Catch a Movie at Park23 Entertainment Center
Jl. Satria, Kuta Park23 Entertainment Center is a shopping center and entertainment hub located in the Kuta/Tuban area. Because it is just 15 minutes away from the airport, Park23 is easily one of the most accessible chill out spots for a late night flight from Bali.
Park23 is a shopper’s haven! It carries some of the most popular brands such as Nike, Oakley, Quiksilver, Hush Puppies, and more. The mall all has a modern cinema; perfect for killing a few hours. This is the only cinema in Bali that has four screens and it shows international blockbuster movies.
#7 Watch the Sun Set at Kuta Beach
Kuta Kuta Beach is one of the most popular beach spots in Bali. Located just 15-minute away from the Ngurah Rai International Airport, the beach features dozens of accommodations, including resorts spas, inns, and hotels. Spend your last day in Bali at the beach and a leave with memories of the beautiful Bali sunset.
At night, the beach comes to life when clubs, local restos and bars light up the shores, offering everything from good food to refreshing drink. Shower off in the public showers, grab your bags from your hotel, and head out to the airport.
#8 Spend the Day at Sundays Beach Club
Located on the Bukit Peninsula, just a short drive from the airport, Sundays is the perfect last-day spot in Bali. Get a day pass and spend the day playing in the clear water and enjoying their great food and drinks before showering and heading to the airport.
If you get a driver for the day you can leave all your luggage in the car and won’t need to worry about stopping by your hotel to pick it all up.
#9 Relax and Play at La Plancha
Jl. Mesari Beach, Seminyak If you have an evening flight and want somewhere to hang out for the afternoon, La Plancha is a great choice. Parents can relax in the beanbags on the beach while the kids play in the sand. Grab a tasty dinner and watch a last sunset before grabbing a taxi and heading to the airport.
If you don’t have a driver, you’ll probably need to swing by your hotel on the way to pick up your bag, so plan for a slightly longer drive depending on where you’re staying.
Late Flight From Bali? Let Bali Kids Guide Help!
Late flights can be a real pain, especially when you’re traveling with kids. Thankfully, Bali Kids Guide is here to help with our 9 Things to Do When You Have a Late Flight from Bali!