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Reviewed December 7, 2018 via mobile

If you are visiting the East side of Bali/ coming from Candidasa- you must give yourself this experience. It's very interesting and very hard work to make natural salt from the ocean. In this moment they prepare to built up for tourists but still in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank holmjohansenbritt
Reviewed October 11, 2018

I had no idea how salt was made and so found the experience very interesting. The man in charge let us try our hand at getting the salt out of the trough and he took us through the whole process. It was well worth the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank crosswycke
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

Very interesting place. Hard work to harvest salt from the ocean. Lot's of different proces before U get any salt. U can buy also salt, not bad price at all.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Henkka77
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

I loved seeing the whole salt mining process and the ladies selling the salt, containers and bracelets were delightful. We had great giggles and laughter over my name and a little language barrier banter. So friendly and genuine. The elderly gentleman explaining and demonstrating the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank lizbV4816QQ
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Saw salt was being made on beaches, but this visit was interesting as I could interact directly with the miners. The hut was run by a family. The lady was the one showing how the process was. The father was explaining further. Kusamba beach is...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Amitantri
Reviewed June 17, 2018

Go and have a look this is amazing and the folks are very friendly. Lots of work to get the salt and a very old traditional thing for Bali.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank SuzanneB57
Reviewed February 8, 2018

Really enjoyed traveling up the east coast because so nice to see black sand beaches with perahu boats on the sand. Meeting the people who make salt on the beach was really interesting because these people are so humble and obviously poor. Yes both the...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank SurfingWild
Reviewed September 20, 2017

Kusamba is one of seaside of Kusamba Beach in Klungkung Province Bali. This spot are famous as salt maker in traditional style.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank casmudib
Reviewed September 4, 2017

We had never seen how they claim natural salt from the sea. It looks like very hard work, but interesting to see the whole process!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Josine T
Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

During our vacation in Bali, we decided to visit a village that produces natural sea salt, to show my kids to make a salt they consumed. It is a small village, and there are only 2 traditional houses. Ms. Wayan Putri, the owner one of...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Ramaarpa
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