Bali Ayung or Telaga Waja? Which one is the Best Rafting
Rafting adventure is a popular outdoor activity in Bali Island particularly for those who want to spend holiday in exciting and challenging experiences.
The activity is usually held on amazing two rivers namely: Ayung River and Telaga Waja River.
For you who want to do a rafting in Bali Island probably ever feel confused to choose one of them. The following are some differences between Ayung River and Telaga Waja River.
The differences will be divided into 3 points such as location, route, and also difficulty level,.
Location of Each River
Ayung River is located in near Ubud Countryside, about 20 kilometers to drive. Hence, the river is always preferred by more many tourists.
While Telaga Waja River is located in Muncan Village, Karangasem Regency where its area is still unspoiled and untouched.
Perhaps you want to adventure near Ubud, choose Ayung River as for your rafting spots. Or you want to adventure in hidden natural point, go rafting to Telaga Waja River.
Routes of The Rivers
Ayung River has a long route of 10 kilometers where you probably take about 1.5 - 2 hours to finish rafting there.
Along the route, you will get through some points as a lush green forest, waterfall, and also stone carving.
Particularly stone carving is the most wanted point where it stretch along 30 meters sides of the rivers and created by 50 local artist.
While Telaga Waja River has a long route of 16 kilometers (the longest rafting spot in Bali) where required to take 2.5 hours to finish.
Its route features lush green forest and rice fields which really impress your eyes during the adventures.
Difficulty Level of The Rapids
Ayung River offers difficulty levels of rapids in classes II – III which it means there are some large rocks, small waves, and cascades (under 4 meters) along the rivers.
While Telaga Waja Rive offers a more challenging difficulty level in classes II – IV which there are large rocks, cascades (Under 6 meters), medium waves and stream along the rivers.
Which one is the Best?
The conclusion is the best on depends you.
Ayung River is the best spot for the beginners who want to adventure while getting impressive view such as stone carving and lush green scenery.
While Telaga Waja River is recommended for those who want more challenging and longer rafting spot.
So, which one do you want to choose?