Most of the population speak Indonesian but the most widely spoken language is Balinese.
Name: Indonesian Rupiah
Indonesian Central Time Zone
Get the local Bintang beer for as little as $2 or pay a little bit more for sundowners in bars with oceanviews in Seminyak or Jimbaran Bay.
Gorge on Nasi Gorgeng and other local delicacies and expect to pay $7-15 per meal.
Taxis in bali are cheap and cost around $1.50 per mile From $60 per day you can even hire a driver for a private tour of the island.
Getting around in Bali is easy and cheap whether you take a local bus, hire a car or scooter or hire a driver.
Dorm rooms in hostels aren't all that common in Bali but only cost between $10 and $16. Or treat yourself to a private room from around $25 per night.
In Bali you can treat yourself. Stay in a 3* hotel for around $50-70 per night.
Bali is easy to travel on a budget as the cost of transport, taxis, hostels, drinks and meals are so much lower than in the UK so you can easily get around the island, stay in your favourite places, enjoy local cuisine and make the most of the nightlife.
The best time to head to Bali is during the dry season between June and October. The quieter shoulder seasons of May and November are where you'll find cheap package deals whereas the wet season is, unsurprisingly, rather wet. However, the tropical rainfall is what makes Bali so lush, with the inland areas like Ubud being the greenest, so it really is an all year round destination.