If you have more time in Tanah Lot tourist attraction, you must try to walk along in surounding Tanah Lot area. You will find another beach beside Tanah Lot area that have ever seen before. That is located in the west side of Batu Mejan beach, exactly close with Surya Mandala Cultural Park Tanah Lot. The beach named "Yeh Kutikan" beach which include to Tanah Lot area. This beach truly never visit by visitor before, not like Tanah Lot. Because of the location is not easy to reached. But you must try to visit this beach because this beach also unique too.
On this beach there is waterfall too. The water coming from the river which exist above it. Above there is rice field carpet with green color if there is springtime season and with yellow color if there is crop season. Also, that place used for some event which performed in Tanah Lot area like last year such as kites festival on year 2006, 2007 and 2008. Because that venue very compatible and supporting to perform every event like kites festival. Even, this venue known as wide venue to perform kites festival in Bali.
Known for sunbathing and surfing, Yeh Kutikan is for those looking for a quiet beach where the life is easy and relaxing. Traditional Balinese fishermen here still use the beach and sea for livinghood, it offers a unique view to behold. Yeh Kutikan offers the visitors a double magnificent scene to see, a beautiful beach in front of you and mesmerizing rice fields complete with their wildlife – thousands of birds and butterflies are right behind you.
If day before evening, this place also very suitable for watching sunset besides from enjung galuh area, batubolong area, and sunset terrace. From this place you can direct to watching sunset while enjoying the panorama of blue ocean. Also if you dont want to very close with coastal edge, you can try to having relax at Surya Mandala Cultural Park (open stage) or wasting evening time in Melasti Cafe Tanah Lot until sunset happen while having dinner or just enjoying a cup of tea.(BTN/015)