The hillside retreat of Amankila – romantic, serene, picturesque – is a gateway to Bali’s natural and cultural wonders

Amankila Adventure Experiences

The panoramic views from Amankila, perched on a hillside above the Lombok Strait, are the first step to discovering east Bali’s mix of spiritual and regal heritage. Sacred mountains tower over villages tucked between emerald-green rice paddies, where life has changed little over the centuries. Watersports such as scuba diving, sailing and paddle boarding can be enjoyed in the pristine waters

Experience Guide 

Amankila, Bali, Indonesia - traditional outrigger expeditions

Cruising and Diving

Amankila’s two traditional outriggers are available for guests to explore the wonders of the Lombok Strait. Guests can enjoy half day cruises to explore the local coast, or venture a little further afield to experience some of the best snorkelling and diving sites in East Bali, including Manta Point and Crystal Bay. 
Amankila, Bali, Indonesia - Beach Club

Aman Beach Club

Test your balance on our slackline tethered in the coconut grove, try your hand at beach golf, or relax by the pool. A range of activities are available directly from Amankila’s Beach Club. 

Surfing & Stand-Up Paddleboarding

Bali is renowned for its spectacular surf breaks and year-round accessible waves. To celebrate this, Amankila has partnered with East Bali Surf and Sail to offer guests a truly authentic experience for all levels of surfers. 

For those looking for a more gentle form of exercise, take advantage of the typically calm mornings and head out directly from Amankila's beach on a Naish Stand-Up Paddleboard, offering superb buoyancy and stability. 

Explore the seas of the Indonesian Archipelago

Navigate new horizons on a fully staffed Aman private yacht, venturing into the Indonesian archipelago to discover its untouched natural beauty. Dive pristine reefs, witness the Komodo dragon in its natural habitat, and relax in unparalleled seclusion, privacy and comfort.

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Amankila, Bali, Indonesia - cycling adventures


Located in the unspoilt Eastern region of Bali, there are many opportunities for exploration by bike. One of the most popular routes, Budakeling to Ujung, begins in the shadows of Mount Agung and takes guests past Tirta Gangga Water Palace, along quite village roads and past emerald green rice terraces. 


Pass through the villages of Old Bali and stumble across traditional Balinese festivals, or climb to the top of Mount Batur to watch the sunrise over Mount Agung and Mount Agang. A multitude of trekking options are available from Amankila. 
Amankila, Bali, Indonesia - East Bali Tour taking in Ujung Water Palace

East Bali Tour

Tailored to the interests of individual guests, Amankila’s East Bali Tour takes approximately three hours and includes the highlights of the region. With a private driver and guide, travel from the ancient village of Tenganan to the temples and royal palaces of the area, gaining insight into the region’s royal past. 

Craft Villages

In Kamasan, just south of Klungkung, a distinctive style of Balinese art is produced. Kamasan-style painting makes use of figures resembling the puppets of wayang kulit, Bali’s shadow puppet theatre. In the village of Budakling at the foot of Mount Agung meanwhile, a number of goldsmiths and silversmiths have produced intricate temple crafts and containers for generations. Handicrafts and souvenirs can be found in the village of Candi Dasa, just a few minutes’ drive from Amankila, and in recent years, a few shops selling exquisite jewellery have also opened in the area.

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