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Traditional fishing boats can be seen on the beach of Sanur offering a scenic view of the island Nusa Penida.
Adrien Jean Le Mayeur de Merpes (1880-1958), a Belgian painter, lived in Sanur from 1932 - 1958. His house was transformed into a museum, Museum Le Mayeur, where about 80 of his most important paintings are exhibited. Bali Orchid Garden, a park about 3 km north of Sanur is worth a visit as well.
Another interesting sight can be visited in the south of Sanur in Jalan Danau Poso Street beside Pura Blanjong, a small Hindu temple. A stone column measuring 1.77 metres can be seen under a roof at the end of a small and short blind alley. This is the oldest object produced by men on Bali. The column bears inscriptions dating from the 9th century written in Sanskrit and in a very old form of Balinese. Various objects made of stone possibly dating from the same period are exhibited as well.
Sanur was once a fishing village has a quiet appeal where the cultural and religious duties of Hindu Bali are still taken very seriously. The quiet appeal attracts people who are content to enjoy the tropical warmth of the sun and the beach which is protected by a shallow reef.
The fine preserved street to the entire length of Sanur beachfront provides the great spot for a leisurely walk and enjoy the warm breeze.
Sanur is one of the oldest tourist regions in Bali, and yet has remained calm and quiet, run according to traditional principles by a tight-knit group of Balinese villages. Sanur is more focused on tranquility and relaxation. Many foreigners who came here late 80ies, 90ies settled in Sanur area enjoying a balanced lifestyle. For holiday makers it is ideal for families, with a peaceful white sand beach fronting a calm section of the Indian Ocean that allows for water sports of all types. Some hotels and resorts are appeal to honeymooners and couples who enjoy a quiet and romantic setting.
Sanur is a great place to find mid-range accommodation too, an affordably priced yet stylish beachfront hotel, or a house or villa for a longer stay. Tradition is strong in the area, which is known as a centre for magic, meaning that visitors can get a true taste of Bali while still having access to modern amenities.