Nusa Ceningan

Nusa Ceningan is a small island connected to Nusa Lembongan by famous Yellow Bridge. The island is small and it can be explored in less than a day. All you need is rent a motorcycle or scooter for 70K IDR or less than that and explore it leisurely. Nusa Lembongan and Nusa Ceningan both are a good choice to stay.

How to reach

No fast boat connectivity is there for Ceningan. If you want to come to Ceningan from Sanur(or Bali), take fast a boat and it will drop you at Jungutbatu Harbour at Nusa Lembongan. From there take Bemo (they call it Taxi) to Yellow Bridge. If you are coming from Penida take a 10 seater boat from Toyapakeh Harbor, for 50K IDR per seat (directly paying to captain) and the captain will drop you at Yellow bridge. Generally, the boat leaves only when get filled up. From Yellow bridge cross the bridge and you will be at Nusa Ceningan.

Nusa Ceningan is a small island and it can be explored in a day. Generally, people stay at any of the two Nusa’s (Ceningan or Lembongan), rent a bike and explore both. There are some cool and beautiful shacks on the beach of Ceningan where you can hang out during the day time looking receding water during low tides exposing sea bed between Ceningan and Lembongan. The Nusa Ceningan’s shacks are all about sea, sand, sun, and swing.

Arriving at Nusa Ceningan from Nusa Penida.

Yellow Bridge

The Yellow Bridge is landmark and identity of Nusa Ceningan and Nusa Lembongan. Painted in yellow, the bridge is a lifeline for Ceningan and Lembongan as it connects them. The bridge is narrow and open only to two-wheelers and human beings.

First view of Yellow Bridge.
Yellow Bridge just wide enough for two motor bikes,

Secret Beach

Secret Beach is a small rocky beach with lots of coral. The beach is located in an isolated corner of the island and very people come here. Access to this beach is very private, though the Hotel Villa Trevally. Hotel Villa Trevally requests visitors, to spend at least spend 35k at their restaurant for using the beach, or 100k for the pool and the beach. 

Blue lagoon

Blue Lagoon is cove of beautiful turquoise waters. The cliff edges and rock formations make for an awesome setting to sit and spend some time in silence, watching the waves crashing on rocks. Blue Lagoon is also one of the most Instagram place of Bali.

Blue Lagoon.
Blue Lagoon.

And some random places which are beyond words.

How far can I see.
The blue ocean.
Sand, Sun and Swing.
Sand, Sun, Swing and Sea Breeze.
My Beach Ceningan.
Star Fish
Sea bed after water had receded.
Locals collecting seaweed at Ceningan.
Local repairing their boats.
The Island Ceningan
Enter here at Island Beach.
The lifeline Yellow Bridge.
Crystal bay, Penida Island can be seen from Ceningan
Thats our ride.
The turquoise water at Blue Lagoon
View from Mahanam point
Someone’s cool water villa.