Many of Bali’s key attractions are near to Selat, so it is a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. Two sights that should be at the top of every visitor’s list is the fascinating Besakih Mother Temple and the iconic Balina Beach. Two other recommended attractions you’ll find within a short distance of Selat are the Padang Bay Beach and Mount Agung.
If you are into nature, plan a trip to the nearby parks and reserves. These are great places to breathe deeply and relax. Stare out over the water and go for a long walk at one of the area’s beaches, for example the Pasir Putih Beach in Karangasem and the Goa Lawah Beach in Dawan.
Finding somewhere convenient to unpack your bags around the Selat area is easy. The Candi Beach Cottage, Manggis, the Rama Candidasa Resort & Spa, Manggis and the Nirwana Resort and Spa, Manggis are just some of the many great places to stay around here.