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Serangan Island, The Perfect Place To See Turtle Conservation In Bali

Serangan Island is a small island in Bali. The island is identical to the rural atmosphere around the coastline of Tanjung Benoa area. The most attraction here is turtle conservation. Thus, you will see thousands of eggs turtles. With this peculiar condition, most local residents call the island as Turtle Island. Besides becoming a home for turtles, the highest commodity in the island is seaweed. The seaweed has beneficial as beauty material and food. Even, the dishes that made from seaweed become peculiar culinary in Bali.
Serangan Island lies in Serangan Village, South Denpasar, Denpasar City, Bali, Indonesia. Precisely, it lies at the south of Sanur Beach. To reach the beach, you can take a boat from Sanur, Tanjung Benoa or Suwung. If you start your journey from Tanjung Benoa, you can cross the bridge to reach Serangan Island. However, the easiest way to visit Serangan Island is by join travel agent from Bali.

There are many attractive spots in Serangan Island, such as Sakenan Temple, Watersport, and natural beaches. The first tourist destinations you can visit is Sakenan Temple. This is a small temple that is considered as a sacred temple in Bali. According to many sources, the temple built by Mpu Kuturan in 12th century. Then,  Danghyang Nirarthao built the rest part of temple in 15th century. They were saints and built the temple with peculiar architecture just like Luhur Uluwatu Temple in the south of Bali.
The next activities you can do in Serangan Island is water sports. For you who love adventure, especially water activities, you will have more chance to challenge your adrenaline. On this island, you can do banana boat, para-sailing, jet ski, swimming, and snorkeling. It will be challenging experiences because you can have fun with your friends. Besides that, you can go to see seaweed cultivation.
By boat, the seaweeds that are floating can be signed by some bottles. Many women working to check the seaweed sometimes. They do it because the seaweed will be used as ingredients for vegetables and other dishes. Some of the harvest will be used for cosmetics. Not too far from the cultivation seaweed, there is Turtle Conservation. This is a place for turtle breeding. There are many ponds that are used for baby turtles and age turtles. After 25 years, they will be released from the pond and will be sent to the ocean.
If you want to continue your adventure in Serangan Island, you can visit mangrove forest. Local residents are trying hard to keep the ecosystem of the forest because it has benefit to keep natural preserving. Sometimes, the waves of water in Serangan Island are high. In the rainy season, the waves become higher, i.e. from November to April. Hence, you have to estimate the season you will come if you don’t want to regret. Because if you come in the rainy season, you can do water activities maximally.
And the last, you can enjoy many culinary dishes. Most of the menus here are seafood, such as fried fish and crab soup. You can taste it by spicy dishes. This is the most popular way to taste local dishes.
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