Kelingking is a spectacular Manta Ray and Dinosaurus clift. In 2013 Kelingking Beach we saw on the Toursim Magz “Travelling Bali” as black pearl of Nusa Penida. and letter we visit 2014 with “Good Day Bali Tours” this is really amazing views we saw in our life
Kelingking Beach is one of the most famous spot of Nusa Penida. Major travel sites use its photo to advertise Bali and even sometimes Indonesia. The place is indeed very spectacular and really amazing. The rock of Kelingking Beach looks a little like the backbone of a dinosaur that would drink in the sea. And by the way, on Google Map the bay is called T-Rex Bay. If you are lucky you may even see Manta rays from the top of the cliff.
The esplanade overlooking the rock is now very popular with tourists and drone pilots. This is one of the places that contributed to the tourist development of Nusa Penida island, especially through social networks. Kelingking also means pinky finger in Indonesian. But it’s a little more complicated to understand why. Or it takes a lot of imagination
More than a million photos on Instagram
The main attraction at Kelingking Beach is the viewpoint from the top of the cliff. The cliffs of this part of the coast of Nusa Penida island are very spectacular, and this one is special! The selfie in front of the cliff is a must. and you won’t be the only one posting your photo on Instagram. At the end of January 2018, there were already more than a thousand photos posted with the hashtag #Kelingking #kelingkingbeach.
How long to go down to Kelingking Beach?
It takes 30 minutes to get down to Kelingking Beach. It is essential to wear good shoes and to pay particular attention to your steps. Signs indicate that access to the beach is your sole responsibility. And allow 40 minutes to climb back from the beach.
How do you get to Kelingking Beach?
The road to go to Kelingking Beach is brand new now, except for relatively big holes on the side in the last portion of it. It is therefore quite easy to go by yourself riding a scooter. But the traffic may be very dense and you need to be careful on the road. And if you are a group of 4 or more, it may be easier to rent a car with a driver.
From Toyapakeh turn left after the village of Sakti (the right road goes to Crystal Bay). Then take the first road on the right and follow the signs. It is very easy and you will get indications at every crossroads. It will take you around 30 minutes to reach Kelingking Beach from Toyapakeh or from Crystal Bay.
How do you get from Bali to Kelingking Beach?
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