One of the best tourist attractions in Bali for tourists who want to know a variety of wildlife, the place where they can visit is Bali Safari and Marine Park. The distance is 17 km to the east of Denpasar or about 1 hour from Ngurah Rai airport with crossing By Pass Ngurah Rai Street and By Pass Prof Ida Bagus Mantra Street. The location of Bali safari park is really strategic, easily accessible and very rare congestion. While Visit the park, tourists can enjoy several performances, there are animals show and the knowledge of animals on Hanuman stage, elephant attraction in the elephant village that contained an elephant museum, riding an elephant attraction, and the elephant stalls.
There is also the attraction of elephants bathing in the park Ganesha which has nine meters high of Ganesha statue which is the entrance to Bali Theatre. Holy water baths are also found in this place which is called by Tirta Sulasih. A variety of Balinese handicrafts and accessories the shape of animals sold in shopping area known as Peken Bali. Every day Balinese dance classes held and playing musical instruments gamelan at Bale Banjar Bali.
Bali Safari and Marine Park is also known by the name of Bali Safari Park. Bali Safari Park tourist attraction provides a place for wildlife in its natural habitat, which is built with a blend of Balinese culture and suitable to visit for all ages. Bali safari park is owned and managed by the Indonesian safari park. Indonesia safari park is famous experts in the conservation of animals and famous in organizing exhibitions and animal performances.
Indonesia safari park has more than 20 years experience in providing safari park rides. This experience makes Bali safari park which is one of the best safari parks in Indonesia and become a famous tourist attraction for local tourists or foreign tourists in Bali. There are various kinds of rare animals that come from three countries there are Indonesia, India, and Africa. Consist of 60 species and 400 rare species that come from Indonesia such as Starling White Owl, Tapirs, Crocodiles, Hog Deer, and the Sumatran Tiger.
From the State of India there are spotted deer, Himalayan Bear, Nilgai and Black Buck. Rare animals from Africa like Hippopotamus, Ostrich, Lion, Babbon, Zebra, and Blue Wildebeest. Bali Safari Marine Park area was built on a land area of 40 hectares which is one of three zoos in Indonesia that located in three villages in Gianyar regency, Bali there are Lebih Village, Serongga Village, and Medahan Village. If you want to spend the night, tourists are also provided accommodation in Mara River Safari Lodge. At night visitors can see wildlife that roaming in their habitat. There are also restaurants that provide many kinds of food and beverages.
There are also play facilities in the Fun Zone for children aged up to 10 years. Playground is provided like Mary Go Round, Clumbing Car, and Go Go Bouncer with a rate of 10 thousand for one play. Visitors can also ride a camel at a rate of 20 thousand; elephant ride around at a rate of 100 thousand, feeding the elephants, and take pictures with endangered species by paying 20 thousand for one photo. Beside as attractive tourist destination in Bali for tourists, Bali Safari Marine Park also used as a breeding ground for the endangered animals. White tigers of India are very rare that is trying to breed so waking existence.