During a vacation to a new location, it is natural to find everything to be intriguing. The local flora may appear more vibrant, the traditional attire more appealing, and even everyday objects may seem charming. To fully enhance your vacation experience, consider adding a few locally-crafted souvenirs to your collection. If you are visiting Bali, the following are the top 7 destinations for shopping that you may want to consider.
1 The Keranjang Bali
“Bali in one basket” is what The Keranjang Bali aim to present to all Bali lovers. This Bali-kind one stop shopping brings together all features that Bali has to offer; starting from the richness of Indonesian culture, authentic experiences, as well as various handmade crafts. Being an option of Bali shopping center, it does worth visiting. Here you can join batik class, tasting loloh the Balinese traditional herbal drink, or trying coffee variants at the Coffee Experience. The most important is it brims with lots of Bali’s typical stuff like dresses, accessories, snacks and many others. Perfect for your vacation souvenir! As you stroll around, remember to catch some snaps here as every corner is instagrammable.
Opening Hours : 7 AM – 12 AM
2 Beachwalk Bali
When you expect a high end shopping escape, visit the Beachwalk Bali. Here is where fancy restaurants, boutiques, make up stalls and lots of interesting corners available in one place. You can also find branded stuff here like clothes, make-up, shoes, and perfume. There is also a game zone for you and your friends to try some games and get back to your childhood happiness. Besides, the green hanging-plants and direct view to the ocean, makes the rooftop a favorite spot where you can spend a blissful afternoon.
Opening Hours : 10.30 AM – 10.30 PM
3 Bali Surf Outlet
It is literary bit of heaven for surf lovers. As one of the biggest Surf Factory Outlet in Bali, the Bali Surf Outlet offers a variety of high quality surf brand and fashion. Ranging from hat, sandals, waist bag, dresses, t-shirts, and others from famous brands like Billabong, Quicksilver and DC. It also has a corner for you to please your tummy with special meal and drink in a café named Warung BSO. Just like other shopping outlet nowadays, you can also buy online through their website balisurfoutlet.com.
Opening Hours : 9 AM – 10.30 PM
4 Geneva Handicraft
Other option for your handcrafts hunting activity is the Geneva Handicraft. With thousands of products in the collection, this one stop shopping handcraft tries to present the most competitive price. So here you can find good quality clothes, accessories, and many more to bring home for your friends, family or for yourself. Actually you can also buy it online as it is available on their website. However if you are in Bali, visiting the place is the right choice. You can see, touch and consider before buying the products.
Opening Hours : 9 AM – 8 PM
5 Omah Herborist
Have you ever heard about Herborist? This local brand is well-known in Bali, especially those in tourism area. This brand offers various beauty products such as soap, shampoo, body scrub, lotion, etc. The products make use of natural ingredients as the main composition. The good news is it is now easily found in nearby stores or supermarket around Bali and you can get it at an affordable price. But, if you wish to find their complete collection, visit the Omah Herborist Bali at Secret Garden Village where you can find all Herborist products and their mini beauty factory too.
Opening Hours : 9 AM – 8 PM
6 Discovery Shopping Mall
If you stay around Kuta, Bali and want to get some souvenirs to bring home, the Discovery Shopping Mall can be a good choice. With direct access to the beach, this shopping mall offer a wide range of fashion apparels, restaurants and cultural experiences. You can grab high quality clothes, shoes or other stuff from the brand of your choice. After a long stroll around the mall, you can enjoy the beautiful sunset scene from the beach
Opening Hours : 10 AM – 10 PM
7 Jenggala Ceramics
When you think clothes, beauty products or snacks are already mainstream, go get some beautiful and unique ceramics as your souvenir at Jenggala Ceramics. They produce numerous ceramics in cool shapes, color and theme, but never lose its main function. Find the simple elegant cups, cute plates, saucers and bowls. There are so many fancy works of art await to discover. Here you can also join their class, Paint a Pot, for crafting your own ceramics. It would be a perfect souvenir especially for those who like interior designing.
Opening Hours : 8 AM – 8 PM