7 Fun Family Activities to do in Seminyak
Bali is not just for surfers who want to brave its waves or soul searchers who want to do an Eat, Pray, Love tour. One feature-filled place that will definitely entertain you and your young ones is Seminyak. Here, you’ll find purpose-built attractions and a wide selection of activities to enjoy. Other noteworthy reasons to visit are the kid-friendly accommodations and the world-class restaurants.
If you want to start planning your family activities in Seminyak, check out this list to get you covered!
1. DMZ Bali 3D Art Museum
Spend time with the whole family to create unique and memorable pictures in Bali ! only $11AUD to get in and spend as much time as you like in there. Amazing paintings and available staff member in every room telling you where to get the best angle and helping take pictures.
2. Get your kids on a board!
Bali offers some of the best surf schools for Kids to surf in a fun, exciting and safe environment. Here’s some TOP 5 of surf school for kids
- Rip Curl School of Surf
The total surfing experience. Lessons from surfing till wake boarding & kite surfing and everything between. See you in the water!
- Bali Ocean Surf
French surf school in Seminyak (Double Six beach) for French and English speakers from beginners to advanced level. Contact them by email at email@example.com
- Santai Surf School
Santai Surf is a Balinese owned family run business, the team are passionate about surfing and are excited to share the experience with you. Without the fancy brand endorsements or a stylishly furnished office, they focus on the surfing, at half the price of most surf schools! They pride themselves in great value so that everyone is given the opportunity to learn how to surf. Share the passion, culture and surf spirit with the professional team at Santai Surf, and be a part of Bali’s unique and unforgettable local surf experience
- UP2U Surf School Bali
Come and join the crew at UP2U Surf School Bali for some awesome surf lessons here in beautiful Bali. Let us show you what a great feeling surfing is in a safe, professional and and friendly environment. UP2U has a full range of surf lessons to cater for all your surfing levels at a very affordable price!
- Odysseys Surf School
Established in 2003 we are sponsored by Oakley and supported by the Academy of Surfing Instructors Australia. We have a reputation for our open, fun and friendly atmosphere.
The Surf School headquarter is located at the Mercure Hotel Arcade just in front of Kuta Beach, making our school the perfect and suitable place to learn surfing.
3. Visit the magical place of La Laguna
Discover a gypsy wonderland by the sea when you visit La Laguna at the
northernmost end of Seminyak. The place is dotted with beautiful outdoor
seating areas, animals in pens, and collection of birds that your kids would
love to explore. Aside from a wonderful garden filled with lawns and lagoons, La Laguna is also frequented for serving delicious meals and tapas. Some of the food options include tenderloin, rib eye steaks, cold cuts, tatakis, and seafoods.
The price per meal ranges from IDR 45,000 or USD 3.5 up to IDR 160,000 or USD 20. After a sumptuous snack, you can watch the beautiful sunset by the beach with your whole family. La Laguna is open from 11 am to 11 pm daily.
UPDATE : La Laguna is closed due to massive renovation and will be back in 2020
4. Asia’s number one water park : Waterbom Bali
Rated Asia’s number one water park by Tripadvisor.Beyond Waterbom Bali’s world-class slides, built and maintained to strict international safety standards, lies a carefully landscaped sanctuary of gardens and water systems proudly representing the beauty of Bali.
Waterbom Bali spans 3.8 hectares designed to provide memorable experiences for our range of guests from thrill seekers testing their mettle on Asia’s steepest slide- The Climax, to families enjoying the expansive Kids Area or those wanting to relax and soak in the day away from the bustling world outside.
5. Go to the movies 🍿
Suggesting at trip to the cinema may seem like an odd choice on a list of things to do in Seminyak, but at the end of a long hot afternoon, or one of Bali’s rare overcast days, it can make for an interesting change of pace.
Not only that, but cinemas in Bali are incredibly good value for money – you can enjoy the latest blockbusters from the comfort of an executive lounge chair and have catering throughout the movie – all for, probably less than you would spend back home for a standard ticket.
6. Cooking Class 👩🍳👨🍳
If you have a budding Master Chef in the family, why not help expand their culinary horizons by booking an Indonesian cooking class. There are tons of places that run these courses around Seminyak, so you might want to do a little research to find which one will best fit your schedule / budget.
The classes all generally follow a similar pattern. It starts with an early morning trip to a local market to look for ingredients which is followed by the actual cooking lesson. Finally and best of all, you get the chance to relax and feast on all the wonderful food you have just produced.
7. Get pampered for the whole family
Bali is world famous for its spas, and Seminyak has some of the best on the island. Many of these are starting to develop kid friendly treatments, including manicures, pedicures, massages and full body treatments.
They even have special kids nail treatments.