About Bali

Bali is a province of Indonesia and the westernmost of the Lesser Sunda Islands. Located between East Java and West of Lombok, the province includes the island of Bali and a few smaller neighboring islands, notably Nusa Penida, Nusa Lembongan, and Nusa Ceningan. The provincial capital, Denpasar, is the most populous city in the Lesser Sunda Islands and the second largest, after Makassar, in Eastern Indonesia. Bali is the only Hindu-majority province in Indonesia, with 83.5% of the population adhering to Balinese Hinduism.

Bali is Indonesia's main tourist destination, which has seen a significant rise in tourists since the 1980s. Tourism-related business makes up 80% of its economy. It is renowned for its highly developed arts, including traditional and modern dance, sculpture, painting, leather, metalworking, and music. The Bali Arts Festival is held every year in Denpasar, attended by local and international artists.

Implementation of Cleanliness, Health, Safety and Environmental Sustainability (CHSE) Protocols in We Love Bali Program

The government of Bali Province in collaboration with The Ministry of Tourism and Economy Creative the Republic of Indonesia has successfully run educational trips called “We Love Bali Program”. There were 17 programs with different tourism destinations in Bali, each lasted 3 days/2 nights, and was attended by 5.000 people. These programs started on 7 October and lasted until 8 December 2020. The participants were mostly local Balinese who were educated to travel by following the CHSE protocols.

CHSE Protocols in Tourism Objects, Hotels, Restaurants, and Transportation:

  • The participants of We Love Bali should be wearing a face mask.
  • Comply with physical distancing measures a minimum of 1 meter.
  • Temperature checks before entry to Tourism Objects/Hotels/Restaurants.
  • All participants should wash their hand with soap and running water.
  • Use hand-sanitizer to sanitize their hands.
  • Enhanced food safety and hygiene standards in restaurants.
  • Seating arrangement with other participant's seats.
  • The maximum bus capacity is half of the normal capacity.