Bali is one of Australia’s favourite travel destinations. And more and more visitors to this lovely island are making sure their holiday is fun for everyone, by choosing animal-free entertainment, shopping and food.
There’s growing awareness of activities to avoid, like elephant rides, swimming with captive dolphins, luwak coffee and photos or performances with tigers or monkeys. And with Animals Australia investigations documenting cruelty to dogs and other animals in Bali’s meat trade — plus the lack of hygiene enforcement in Bali’s slaughterhouses — animal-friendly eating is also booming in Bali.
Here are 13 fun things to do in Bali (and great things to eat, too):