48-Hours: Things to do in Canggu La Belle Escape Way!

Surrounded by countless hipster cafés, lush green rice fields, and trendy hang out spots, it feels like a challenge to spend only 48-hours in Canggu. However, you can still walk away with a well-rounded impression of this laid-back area. With our guide of Things to do in Canggu when you only have 48 hours, we will make sure for you to make the most of it!

Good to know:

- Renting a bike isn’t necessary for a two days trip.

- There are certain areas that not allow online service transportation, especially around Canggu Beach.

- Tipping is customary and recommended.

Breakfast: Ruko Café

Start your Canggu exploration with the best coffee in the area! Offers locally source fresh healthy food and their special Indonesian coffee blend, in here our favorite order are the smashed avo on toast with poached eggs plus a hot latte. Without trying so hard to be Instagram cool, the food presentation and property design surely more than proper enough to be posted on your feed!

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Shopping: Around Berawa

Let’s do everyone's favorite sport, shopping! First, let’s shop for you Bali glow essentials. We love the Paraben-Free, Sulfate-Free, all-natural products at My Soap Story. Products from this little beauty bar will be your holy grail from Bali’s sun.

Next, let’s upgrade your swimwears or beach outfits! For one-stop-shop, let’s hop into Tamora Gallery which is a home for various cool boutiques. There’s also international bookshop for you to pick up a poolside read for later on. If you come with the little ones, they can have fun on the playground in this first Canggu lifestyle complex.

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Check in hotel: The Haven Berawa

Time to check-in and unwind on the sun loungers by the pool in this all-suite hotel. Located right in front of the Berawa Beach, this property will introduce you to the pinnacle of contemporary style combined with stunning architecture, with the secluded indulgence of 550 sqm infinity swimming pool with a pool bar, beach club, and al fresco dining as well as spa & gym to cater all of your needs.

Other alternative hotels in Canggu:

- Eastin Ashta Resort Canggu

- Aston Canggu Beach Resort

Credit: The Haven Berawa

Lunch: Parachute

Enjoy your meal in the amphitheater setting under the shade of the iconic army parachute canopy where you can watch your food prepared in the open-air wood-fired oven. Fill your tummy with the delicious smoked fish & baked vegetable dishes. And for a treat, order yourself the cheese tart or other specialty cakes.

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Relaxation: AMO Spa

Revitalize both body and your soul with a holistic pampering in this spa haven. Try their iconic ice baths - overlooking the rice field – to refresh yourself. Finish your treatment with a fresh mani-pedi, plus a blowout, and you are ready for a sunset session with gorgeous look.

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Sunset: The Lawn

Watch the sunset from the hippest Canggu beach club, where you can take a dip in their infinity pool that overlooks the gorgeous Batu Bolong beach, with the view of surfers riding the waves. To complete the experience, try their signature cocktails, which made from exotic and rich in flavor ingredients of Indonesia’s archipelago combine with in-house made syrups and Balinese arak infusions. We guarantee you will experience a magical Bali golden sunset.

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Dinner: SVA Indonesian Tapas & Bar

This is the place where you can satisfy your palate with traditional Indonesian flavours while showing off your fancy dress. Serving authentic Indo tapas dished up in a fine dining setting, with epic cocktails and a rooftop nightclub, in here you have the choice to immerse yourself into the good foods and drinks or get loose on the dance floor.

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NEXT DAY

Morning Activity: Samadi Bali

It’s not an official Canggu visit if you are not at least attend one yoga class. Specializing in the traditional Mysore method of Ashtanga Yoga, with a few Tantra, Hatha, Chakra, Yin & Vinyasa classes thrown in the mix, Samadi Bali is the perfect place for you to improve self awareness practice. In here you will led by the best international yoga teachers who will bring a world class yoga experience to Canggu.

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Breakfast: The Loft

Refuel your energy with a mix of plant-based and modern cuisine dishes! And believe us when we say get ready for the best acai bowl in this island because The Loft crew is bringing the real flavor of Brazil to Bali. You can also enjoy the acai in a form of a smoothie or soft ice cream, so there will be a room for a Vida Bowl (grilled halloumi, roasted coconut sweet potato, avocado, probiotic purple cabbage, poached eggs, beetroot and chickpea hummus).

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Chill Out: The Lawn

Every day feels like Sunday in Canggu! No one will judge if you want to chill all day long on the comfy sun-lounges while sipping cocktails non-stop. You can experience the beach vibes without actually going to the beach because here they have a stunning swimming pool with the fake sand beach around it. This 17+ only beach club features swim-up pool bar, water slide from the third level of the hostel, a dive off spot, and over-water swing. Sometimes there’s also an event with international DJ performance.

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Night Out: Old Man’s

Dance the night away on your sandals or sneakers! This beachfront beer garden is the place to ‘come as you are’ and where you can loosen up with your crazy dance moves. Every night they have a different theme, from reggae to rock and DJs spinning upbeat disco. Old Man’s is famous for its’ daily happy hours buy 1 get 1 between 17:00-18:00 and beer pong competition on Wednesday.

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And if you want to continues the ‘La Fiesta’ until the dawn, head down to the Batu Bolong Beach where the Sandbar crew will serve you up with the killers drinks and the DJs who blaring upbeat pop tunes. For the Techno lovers, Island Beach Bar is definitely your playground. Every night is always a party in Canggu Beach Bali!

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