Padang Galak Beach is situated in the north of Sanur Beach with stunning view and great wave that is ideally for surf adventure. Padang Galak Beach is located in Padang Galak Village, Sanur, Denpasar Regency and Bali Province – Indonesia. It is around 5 minute from Denpasar City and 25 minute from Ngurah Rai International Airport. This beach is strategically located in the center of Bali Island that is close with other famous surf points such as Keramas Beach, Biaung / Lembeng Beach, Matahari Terbit Beach, Sanur Beach, Segara Beach, Sindhu Beach, Mertasari Beach and Serangan Beach. Padang Galak Beach own the good access that is accessed easily by any kind of vehicles that make it as the favorite beach for recreation, swimming and surfing in Bali.
Padang Galak is famous and become one of the tourist objects in Bali that is many visited by tourist in particular domestic tourists every day for swimming, relaxation and surfing. The surfers come from local either foreign countries have come to this surf spots due to it is well featured by the great and powerful waves. This white sandy beach is blessed by the breathtaking view, the peaceful atmosphere and romantic nuance in particular sunrise. Padang Galak is good for intermediate up to professional surfer’s skill. Best month for surfing is January, February, September, October, November and December. The advantages of this coast has raised this place as a surf spots that many visited by surfer every day.
Best Season for Surfing at Padang Galak Beach
Best season for surfing at Padang Galak Beach is on wet/raining season due to the wind flows from the southwest to the east that create the big and powerful wave that is ideally for surfing adventure. Padang Galak Beach is geographically located in lest side of Bali’s peninsula that possibility of big wave begun when the wind flows from the southwest.
White Sand Beach
Black Sand Beach
Two surfing spots
More than two surfing spots
Best Month for Surfing at Padang Galak Beach
Surf Spot Criteria
|Type of wave:||:||Medium|
|Grade of Wave||:||2 levels|
|Suitability||:||Intermediate up to professional surfers|
|Beach type||:||Sandy and Reef|
|High of wave||:||2 – 6 feet|
|Average size of wave||:||1 up to 3 feet|
What to Bring?
Money for drinks
Warung/Food and Drink Stall
Long Chair and Umbrella Rental
Padang Galak Beach Map
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