Bali is a large Indonesian island with a surface of 5633 km, located to the east of Java. It is Indonesia's primary tourist destination, with tourism being the largest single industry making Bali one of Indonesia's wealthiest regions. The regional capital is Denpasar. The island has a large mountainous core whcih culminates with the 3142m high Gunung Agung. Bali has been inhabited since prehistoric times. Its culture was heavily influenced by Indian (Sanskrit) culture, a process which started in the 1st century AD. As a result Balinese today are predominantly of Hindu belief.

Beaches photo gallery  - 11 pictures of Beaches
Pura Taman Ayun temple photo gallery  - 14 pictures of Pura Taman Ayun temple
Ubud photo gallery  - 37 pictures of Ubud
Barong dance photo gallery  - 6 pictures of Barong dance
Legong dance photo gallery  - 30 pictures of Legong dance
Kuta photo gallery  - 21 pictures of Kuta
11 photos of beaches and of the coast of southern Bali
14 photos of a thanksgiving ceremony in the Pura Taman Ayun temple in Desa Mengwi
37 photos of Ubud, a town in south-central Bali, the arts and culture center of the island
6 photos of a Barong dance performance in Bali
30 photos of a Legong dance performance, a classical Balinese palace dance with a very complex set of movements
21 photos of Kuta, a major tourist centre on Bali with a long and wide beach
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