Bali Hai Cruises
Bali Hai Cruises have been operational since 1990 and offer exciting day and evening cruises.
The exciting daytime cruises to island of Nusa Lembongan offer fun-filled activities for all the family. Bali Hai Cruises offers a wide variety of fantastic day cruises ranging from luxury sailing in the catamaran Aristocat to the high-speed Ocean raft. Daytime Cruises include:
The Reef Cruise
The Reef Cruise is to Nusa Lembongan. The luxury catamaran leaves Benoa harbor in the morning at 9.15 a.m. every day. Upon reaching Nusa Lembongan, the luxury catamaran is moored alongside their purpose-built pontoon, which offers activities for the entire family.
During the course of this cruise, you’ll get to see the exotic marine life of Nusa Lembongan and colourful corals. You can do this from the comfort of their semi-submersible coral viewer. Alternatively, jump in the warm and inviting waters and go snorkeling. You can also try scuba diving with their experienced PADI diving instructors. Cruise activities include banana boat rides (unlimited), a visit to their exhilarating 35-meter waterslide or a Nusa Lembongan culture tour. After the activities, you can enjoy a delicious buffet onboard Bali Hai II.
The catamaran leaves Nusa Lembongan at around 3.15 p.m. On your journey back to Bali, you can relax and enjoy the views of the ocean.
The Beach Club Cruise
The Beach Club Cruise is also to Nusa Lembongan on the luxury catamaran Bali Hai II. You will be taken to Mushroom Bay from Lembongan Bay to experience the tropical island’s pristine charms at the private Bali Hai Beach Club.
Activities at the club include spending time on golden beaches, snorkeling and swimming in the tropical water, or relaxing in the hammocks in the peaceful gardens. Activities such as kayaking, scuba diving, and parasailing are also available.
The appetizing BBQ lunch served at the pool-side cabana includes salads and grilled fresh fish. The Beach Club Bar offers a wide range of cocktails. If you are travelling with your family, you can make use of the fully serviced kid’s club.
Three Island Cruise
This is a high-speed ocean cruise along the Nusa Penida’s south coast passing Bat Rock and 300-foot high cliffs. You get to see pristine bays and may choose to go snorkeling, swimming or walk along secluded beaches. You will also cruise through the spectacular mangrove area of Ceningan Channel. The full-day cruise covers the three sister islands of Bali: Nusa Lembongan, Nusa Ceningan, and Nusa Penida. If you are lucky, you may get to see manta rays, dolphins, or whales. The Ocean raft is equipped with 750 horsepower engine and is designed to the highest safety standards.
Dolphin Spotting Cruise
Bali is the place to watch dolphins in close proximity. For dolphin spotting, you are taken in the high-speed Ocean Raft. As dolphins don’t wait for anyone, the cruise starts early at 7:30 a.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. The exhilarating journey on powerful speedboats to South Bali, cutting across the waves is guaranteed to be a thrilling experience. As soon as you reach the dolphin watching area, the guides of Bali Hai Cruises will use their experience to give you the best chance of seeing these magical creatures.
Aristocat Sailing Cruise
Sailing to the island of Nusa Lembongan from Bali on Aristocat, the luxury catamaran of Bali Hai Cruises enables you to enjoy either a daytime cruise or an overnight stay at the at the Beach club in Lembongan Bay. You can relax or walk on golden sands, lie on hammocks in tranquil gardens, or cool yourself in the pool.
During the trip, Bali Hai Cruises provides complimentary refreshments and soft drinks. The BBQ lunch served at the poolside cabana of Hai Tide Beach Resort includes salads, fresh fish, and steaks. After lunch you will be taken to a village inhabited by seaweed farmers and get to learn about this mainstay of the local economy.
Water sports activities for the Aristocat cruise include banana boat rides, snorkeling, travel semi-submersible coral viewer, and pool volleyball. Other water sports options include parasailing adventure and scuba diving. The luxury catamaran returns to the Benoa Harbour by sunset.
Island Discovery Cruise
You are taken aboard Aristocat, the 64-feet luxury catamaran of Bali Hai Cruises, to discover the island of Nusa Penida. A scenic 45 minutes cruise takes you to this remote tropical island. If you are not a qualified diver, then you can opt for snorkeling to enjoy the colourful reef. At Crystal Bay, you will get to see the splendid sunfish.
If you want to just relax, you can do so on the open deck. The crew will serve a variety of refreshing cold drinks. After a gourmet lunch at Crystal Bay, the Aristrocat will cruise back slowly across the beautiful Lembongan and Ceningan islands.
Evening cruises are best suited for romantic experiences and parties. It all starts with watching the sunset from Benoa Harbour.
Sunset Dinner Cruise
The Sunset Dinner Cruise is the best way to spend an evening in tropical Bali with the family. You see the colours of the sky change to deeper orange, red, and purple as you sail from the harbor in the luxury catamaran Bali Hai II, sitting on the open top deck and sipping a drink. In addition to enjoying the sunset, you can take magnificent photographs and cherish the memories for a lifetime. Lively musical entertainment will be followed by a buffet dinner. After the dinner, you can dance at their disco or watch a live cabaret show.
Aristocat Evening Cruise
A cruise on the luxury catamaran Aristocat is the best option to enjoy a romantic evening when you are in Bali. The cruise starts with a welcome drink and a canape at the marina garden in Benoa Harbour. The luxury catamaran sails to Nusa Dua for fine dining as well as entertainment. This cruise is operated every day from Benoa Harbour.
In this two-and-a-half hour evening cruise, you experience the sights, sounds, and tastes of India in Bollywood style. You are welcomed onboard with floral lei and a welcome drink. You are then treated to a genuine Indian buffet dinner and Indian music. Apart from the Indian Belly Dancers and Bollywood guest performers, there will also be a magic show to entertain you after dinner. The Baliwood Cruise is operated Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays.